On March 20, A 91 year old female received a call from a male claiming to be from the American Embassy in the Philippines claiming that her grandson was in legal trouble in the Philippines and needed a personal wire transfer of funds.
She made two wire transfers of funds, and when she did not hear from her grandson she called him at home and found out that he had never left the U.S.
The case is still under investigation.
On March 19, a Thule surf board rack was removed from a parked vehicle located at 131 Purchase Street.
The value is estimated to be $800. The case is still under investigation.