Anna Maria City
Dec. 12, Crescent Drive and Pine Avenue, information. The complainant said a vehicle struck and damaged a bus bench. A partial license plate number was provided, but a search for the vehicle was unsuccessful. City public works employees repaired the bench, and moved the other bus benches in the city farther from the street.
Dec. 12, 700 block Jacaranda Road, information. The complainant said someone used bank information to make a purchase. Bank officials were investigating the theft.
Dec. 18, 200 block 77th Street, recovery of stolen vehicle. The complainant said someone returned his moped to his house. It was stolen from the Sandbar Restaurant parking lot earlier in the month.
No new reports.
Dec. 18, 200 block 30th Street, suspicious vehicle. Officers responded to a complaint of a suspicious vehicle and found a sport utility vehicle stuck in a ditch. The driver said he got stuck in the mud, and with the assistance of several other people the car was pushed out of the muck.
Dec. 18, civil, 200 block 28th Street. The complainant said he wanted his girlfriend to leave his house after they had gotten into a verbal argument. Officers stayed on scene while she collected her belongings and left the residence with her ex-boyfriend, who picked her up.