Some Newport Beach residents were recently victims of property crimes, police reported this week.
Police say sometime between Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 6:30 p.m. and Thursday, Feb. 7 at 12:45 a.m., a suspect entered a home in the 400 block of Narcissus. According to police, the suspect entered the home through an unlocked front door, stole a suitcase, three flat screen televisions and an X-Box game console, three X-Box games, four air soft guns and a shotgun, then fled the home.
Police say the suspect may have been interrupted when the resident arrived home. An officer who was canvassing the area found the victim’s suitcase, three flat screen televisions and the X-Box game console in a nearby breezeway.
Theft from Vehicle
On Sunday at 1:45 a.m. a suspect was seen rummaging through a car parked on Orchid and Coast Highway. According to police, the suspect stole an iPhone, money and a phone charged before fleeing on foot. Police say the suspect weighed about 145 pounds, stood 5 feet 9 inches tall, had brown hair and was last seen wearing a brown flannel shirt, white T-shirt and black pants.
Sometime between Jan. 24 and Jan. 28 a suspect entered a garage in the 600 block of Acacia and stole a laptop. Police say the victim’s were in the process of moving and having construction done on their home.