Occurred on 10/21/12, 10:32pm Burglary of a Building 1400 Buenos Aires Street 1210210143
Officers contacted the 31-year-old victim who reported her storage shed had been burglarized over the weekend. The victim told Officers a game console, a cell phone, and a flat screen television were taken from the storage shed.
On 10/22/12, the victim called Police and asked for help in recovering her stolen cell phone. The victim told Officers she received a phone call asking her to “buy” back the phone. The victim arranged to meet with the caller and called Police.
Officers detained a 15-year-old juvenile who arrived to make the exchange. The juvenile was placed in police custody and booked at the Nueces County Juvenile Justice Center. He was charged Theft, a Class “B” Misdemeanor punishable by up to 180 days in jail and a $2,000 fine.
The cell phone was returned to the victim and the investigation into the burglary is still ongoing.