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7/21/2016 - Construction Site Theft
On July 17th, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 8800 block of West Dockside Drive in reference to a construction site theft. Unknown suspect(s) gained access to a residence under construction.The suspect(s) stole a solid cherry wood front door that was installed in the house. The total value of loss is estimated to be in excess of $5000.SFPD # 2016-55807.
On July 8th, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 1400 block of S. Minnesota Avenue in reference to a commercial burglary. Unknown suspect(s) gained access to the building in the early morning hours of July 8th and took an undisclosed amount of cash as well as caused damage to property.The total value of loss including damage to property is estimated to be in excess of $5000.SFPD # 2016-52740.
On July 5th, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to Explorer Elementary school located at 4010 W 82nd Street for a vandalism. Unknown suspect(s) gained access to the roof of the building over the July 4th weekend and painted graffiti on the brick and tin roof edge. The paintings consisted of various word sayings, art type designs, and the name of “Nikki”. The total value of loss is estimated to be over $1000. SFPD # 2016-51747.
On June 24th, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to a garage in the 3700 block of N. 10th Avenue for a burglary.Unknown suspect(s) forced entry into the garage through a door.Once inside the garage, the suspect(s) stole a shotgun, construction tools, and camera equipment.The total value of loss is estimated to be over $6,700.SFPD # 2016-47810.
On June 22, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to a construction site in the 7900 block of West Lancaster Street for a burglary.Unknown suspect(s) were able to gain entry into a house under construction.Once inside the house, the suspect(s) stole a large number of construction tools.The total value of loss is estimated to be over $10,000.SFPD # 2016-47082.
On June 11th, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to a residence in the 6200 block of W. Oscar Howe Circle for a burglary.One of the residents who was sleeping, advised she was awakened by an unknown male standing in her bedroom.The suspect, described as a white male, 18-19 years of age, 6 feet tall, and short dark hair, fled the residence when confronted.A male resident gave chase and observed a second suspect sitting in a black Pontiac sedan which was parked running in front of the residence.The second suspect, described as a white male, 18-19 years of age, and short dark hair, fled the scene in his vehicle before officers arrived.The investigation revealed that the suspect forced entry into the residence through a screen.SFPD # 2016-43536.
On May 28, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 700 Block of South Kiwanis Avenue for a burglary. Unknown suspect(s) had attempted to pry open the rolling door that covers the opening at the concession stand.When this was unsuccessful, the suspect(s) pried open the locked entrance door.Once inside the building, the suspect(s) stole several electronics and consumable goods.The estimated damage to the building and theft of the items is approximately $6,000.
On May 26, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 4100 block of West 41 Street for a robbery.A female was in the parking lot loading her shopping bags into her car when she was approached by two male suspects.One of the male suspects put his arm around her neck and placed her into a chokehold.The male pulled the female victim out of her car.The second male suspect stole the female’s purse.The male suspects got into a two door white truck.One male suspect was described as a dark complected male, possibly African American or Hispanic, late teens to early 20’s, with black curly hair.He was wearing lighter colored jeans and a t-shirt with gray, red, and white markings.
On May 19, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 3700 block of South Grange Avenue for a casino robbery.The clerk said the female suspect entered the casino and walked over to the counter.The female suspect reached in her purse, pulled out a knife, and said “give me all your money”.The female suspect received an undetermined amount of money and forced the clerk to lay down in the office.The female suspect was described as a light skinned Native American female, 45-50 years of age, 5’5, and 120 pounds.The female suspect was wearing a long sleeve button up denim shirt, black athletic pants with white stripes, and a blue and black baseball hat.SFPD # 2016-36466.
On May 17th, 2016, Minnehaha County Deputies responded to a residential burglary in the 46000 block of 264th Street in Minnehaha County.Unknown suspect(s) gained entry into the residence by forcing entry through a door.Once inside the residence, the suspect(s) damaged the residence and stole cash, jewelry, and firearms.The total value of loss is estimated to be over $50000.MCSO CC# 16-06540.