A resident of the 1500 block of Packsaddle Lane received an unexpected package Tuesday and, not recognizing the sender’s name, called the police.

When officers investigated, they found that both the sender and recipient information on the package were fictitious, according to Baytown police spokesman Lt. Steve Dorris.

They then opened the package and found it contained about seven pounds of marijuana. No suspects have been identified.

Child enticement

A parent reported that Thursday morning a group of children were waiting at a bus stop in the 900 block of Layton Drive and East Cleveland Street when a newer model silver Toyota Tundra stopped and the driver offered one of the children a ride. The child refused and the driver left.

The driver was described as a white or Hispanic man in his 30s.


A police officer tried to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation in the area of Highway 99 and Highway 146 about 8 p.m. Tuesday, but the driver continued driving for about a mile in spite of the police car having lights and siren on.

When the driver finally stopped at a convenience store at the intersection of Business 146 and Lee Drive and immediately placed his hands out of the car window.

The 48-year-old Pasadena man was charged with evading in a vehicle.


• Property valued at $750 was reported stolen from a vehicle in the 200 block of Graham Street Monday night.

• Electronics were reported stolen from a residence in the 3700 block of Garth Road Tuesday night.

• A vehicle was reported burglarized in the 400 block of East Adoue Avenue Tuesday night.


• A vehicle was reported stolen in the 4200 block of West Baker Road Monday night.

• A green GroundWork metal cart with a wooden top was reported stolen in the 4000 block of Interstate 10 about 10:30 a.m. Sunday. It was taken by five men in a white Tahoe with Texas license HSSG6313.

• Property valued at $300 was reported stolen in the 900 block of West Pruett Street Monday.

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