Holes drilled in hot tub
A hot tub valued at $8,000 was vandalized about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday when six holes were drilled into it.
The owner, who lives in the 9000 block of Chatham, heard his dogs barking at that time but did not investigate. He suspects a neighbor who has damaged his house in the past.
Sound gear, furs taken from vehicles
Two driver’s-side door locks were punched on vehicles that were robbed between 11 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. Wednesday at an apartment building parking lot in the 11000 block of Fordline.
A car stereo valued at $300 was stolen from the gold 1996 Ford Thunderbird.
Clothes, furs, car speakers and tools worth over $500 were taken from a white 1999 Chevrolet Blazer.
Women try to cash counterfeit checks
A 20-year-old Ecorse woman and a 26-year-old River Rouge woman were arrested for trying to cash counterfeit checks, each for $950, at Comerica Bank, 18225 Allen Road.
Both fraudulent checks referenced a legitimate account from Wayne County Community College.
Cash missing from apartment
An apartment resident’s $91 cash hoard was found missing from her jewelry box about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.
There were no signs of forced entry. Apartment management was advised that an unauthorized person might have a key to the apartment.
Steam vacuum heisted
A steam vacuum valued at $300 was stolen from the 18000 block of Hinton between Oct. 2 and 4.
The former owner kept the appliance outside near his garage because it tends to leak, police said.
Mustang egged on
The paint finish of a black 2006 Ford Mustang parked in the 17000 block of Hamann was damaged when egg residue dried on the driver’s-side door the night of Oct. 3.
Investigating officers found egg residue nearby where other cars may have been pelted, but there were no other reports of paint finish damage.
BMW motorcycle missing
A silver 2004 BMW motorcycle was taken from a driveway in the 1000 block of 20th between 10:30 p.m. Oct. 1 and 9 a.m. Oct. 2.
Two Glock handguns, a 9 mm and a .45-caliber, were discovered missing Oct. 2 from an unlocked filing cabinet in an unsecured office at Cap Collet & Tool Co., 4082 Sixth.
The gun owner said he last saw the guns in March. There have been no reports of recent alarms or break-ins at the business.
Teens get inside car, wake up woman
About 3:30 a.m. Wednesday, two teenage car vandals in the 600 block of Lincoln awakened a woman who alerted police to their suspicious activity.
The boys were trying to enter cars, then ransacked the interior of one.
Both were taken into custody for being a disorderly person and a minor in possession of alcohol. One, a 16-year-old, also was charged with a curfew violation, and his father was given a parental responsibility citation.