Skulduggery of the Week: Bad Call
At 1:30 p.m. Aug. 19, a thief stole $300 from a victim attempting to purchase a cell phone from the scoundrel in the 4400 block of South Versailles Avenue. The victim then got into his vehicle and attempted to pursue the lawbreaker.
At 1:45 a.m., Lisa Maria Richardson, 39, of Highland Park, was arrested in the 4400 block of Westway Avenue on a charge of assault causing bodily injury to a family member.
At 2:15 p.m., an armed robber stole a $50 silver money clip, $540 in cash, and a $300 iPhone 5S from a victim and $674 from TitleMax in the 4800 block of Lemmon Avenue.