320 Waketon Road
Double Oak, Texas 75077
The following information has been released by the Flower Mound Police Department and been published by the Cross Timbers Gazette. Please understand that car burglars and thieves are intentionally mobile and that Double Oak is not immune to criminal activity. As always please take your property inside, lock car doors, and don’t leave keys or garage door openers in vehicles. A Double Oak resident also reported an unknown wrecker/tow vehicle cruising Chinn Chapel Rd. at approximately 12:30 a.m. on Saturday April 15:
“It was a busy holiday weekend (April 15 through April 16) for police in Flower Mound as residents found their vehicles stolen or broken into.” “We’ve had 7 stolen vehicles and 10 burglaries of vehicles in the last three days,” said Wess Griffin, Flower Mound Police Department’s Public Information Officer. “Two vehicles have been recovered so far and… in NONE of these cases has there been any sign whatsoever of forced entry.”
Vehicle thefts in Flower Mound were reported at the following locations:
2100 block Starlight Trail – 2012 Chevrolet Cruz (suspect opened the unlocked door to another vehicle and took the keys to the Cruz)
3200 block Marquette Drive – 2004 GMC Yukon and 2015 GMC Sierra (all unlocked with keys inside)
1800 block Foxborough Trail – 2013 Ford F150 (unlocked, keys left in the tool box for employees-lawn company truck). Truck was later recovered.
1800 block Honey Mesquite Lane – 2017 Ford Expedition (unlocked with key fob inside)
1900 block Woodland Blvd – 2014 Toyota Camry (lease keys in possession except for the valet key in the glove compartment). Car was later recovered.
4900 block Lipizzaner Drive – 2001 Toyota Camry (unlocked with keys in the center console cup holder)
Anyone with information on the crimes is encouraged to call the FMPD non-emergency line at 972.539.0525, which is answered 24 hours a day. Callers can also call the Crime Tip Line at 972.874.3307 to leave an anonymous message.
Please report all suspicious activity to your local Police Department by calling 911.