Skulduggery of the week: ‘Sweet Charity’ Leaves Sour Taste
Between 1 and 1:42 p.m. on March 28, a shoplifter stole a “Sweet Charity” handbag, valued at $1,650, from the Christian Louboutin store at Highland Park Village. Someone stole an identical item from the same store on Feb. 8. In the most recent incident, an employee followed and confronted a couple that was in the store at the time, but they didn’t have the pilfered purse.
At 3:30 p.m., Brandon Ray Turner, 28, and Scott Thomas Margiotta, 27, both of Coppell, were arrested at Highland Park Village on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.
Between 10:30 p.m. on March 25 and 6 a.m. on March 26, a thief stole two custom rear wheels, valued at $1,500 each, from a white 2015 GMC Yukon in the 4500 block of Versailles Avenue.
Between 1 and 3:30 p.m., a thief stole a bag of tools from a construction site in the 4100 block of Lomo Alto Drive. The stolen items included a $500 Hilti nail gun, a $250 PLS laser level, a $200 Makita cordless saw, a $200 Makita cordless drill, a $100 Bush laser level, and $60 worth of drill bits.