RICHMOND — Thefts/burglaries
• A patron of Save-A-Lot reported that her purse had been stolen from her parked and unlocked vehicle while she was inside the store during the early evening. The large multicolored purse contained a white Galaxy S3 cellular telephone in a multicolored owl phone case, an e-cigarette case with accoutrements, $45 in cash, makeup, a credit card and several personal identification documents. Estimated loss: $918.
• A guest at the Country Hearth Inn, 230 Eastern Bypass, reported that a black PlayStation 3 gaming system with several games had been stolen from her room during the early morning. The victim was out of the room briefly, leaving it unlocked. Estimated loss: $250.
• A resident in the 200 block of Aqueduct Drive reported that his residence had been broken into during the day, and a number of items were stolen. Entry was gained by forcing open the front door. Reported missing were: a Springfield .40 caliber pistol, model XD; a Toshiba 40-inch television; a Sony PlayStation 3 with 11 video games; and a Sony Blu-ray player. Estimated loss: $2,800.
• A resident in the 200 block of Evansdale Avenue reported that four vehicle rims and tires had been stolen from the bed of his pickup truck during the overnight hours. Reported stolen were: Mamba 17-inch rims, chrome with black spokes, with Courser MT tires mounted. Estimated loss: $3,180.
Anyone with information about these cases is asked to call the Richmond Police Department at 623-1162.
Sarah Hogsed can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 624-6694.