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January 29, 2014

Police log

NORMAN — Police responded to the following incidents Monday:

· 12:42 a.m. stolen vehicle, 3500 block of MacDonnell Drive

· 5:28 a.m. burglary in progress, 600 block of Summit Bend

· 5:31 a.m. larceny report, 400 block of North Flood Avenue

· 6:36 a.m. larceny report, 2500 block of Hamden Avenue

· 7:49 a.m. larceny report, 1600 block of Ridgemont Circle

· 8:03 a.m. assault report, 900 block of Drake Drive

· 8:43 a.m. larceny report, 900 block of Chautauqua Avenue

· 10:41 a.m. vandalism, 900 block of Drake Drive

· 2:34 p.m. larceny report, 600 block of 12th Avenue

· 3:30 p.m. larceny report, 1800 block of Beaumont Drive

· 3:31 p.m. burglary report, 300 block of Chalmette Drive

· 4:06 p.m. larceny report, 1500 block of North Crawford Avenue

· 4:31 p.m. larceny report, 1200 block of West Robinson Avenue

· 4:53 p.m. larceny report, 2500 block of Meadowood Boulevard

· 5:01 p.m. stolen vehicle, 1200 block of Ed Noble Parkway

· 5:41 p.m. vandalism, 3000 block of Chautauqua Avenue

· 5:46 p.m. larceny report, 2100 block of West Lindsey Street

· 5:47 p.m. hit and run, 48th Avenue Northwest and West Rock Creek Road

· 6:13 p.m. larceny report, 12th Avenue Northeast

· 6:45 p.m. hit and run, 300 block of North Interstate Drive East

· 6:46 p.m. larceny report, 600 block of Sinclair Drive

· 7:14 p.m. larceny report, 300 block of North Interstate Drive East

· 7:59 p.m. assault report, 3700 block of West Main Street

· 8:29 p.m. assault report, 1200 block of Northcliff Avenue

A list of police activity is available at

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