Opelika Police Department Incident Report

 Opelika Police Department

·         A Theft of Property, Second Degree, occurred between 09/01/14 and 09/29/14 in the 100 block of Veteran’s Parkway. The victim reported that a rifle and a shotgun were stolen. There is a suspect and the case is currently under investigation.

·         A Criminal Possession of Forged Instrument, First Degree, occurred at 2104 West Point Parkway (Tiger Fuels).  The complainant reported that a customer used a counterfeit $20.00 bill to pay for merchandise. There is a suspect and the case is currently under investigation.

·         A Fraudulent Use of Credit/Debit Card and Theft occurred between 03/05/14 and 09/29/14 at 2023 Pepperell Parkway (Gateway Tire & Auto). The victim reported that someone used his debit card information to make multiple fraudulent purchases. There is a suspect and the case is currently under investigation.

·         A Theft of Lost Property, Second Degree, occurred at approximately 1:30 P.M. on 09/27/14 at 1515 2nd Avenue (Piggly Wiggly). The victim reported leaving their cell phone on the counter and it was stolen by an unknown suspect. There are no suspects and the case is currently under investigation.

·         A Robbery, Third Degree, occurred at approximately 1:00 P.M. on 09/29/14 at 2190 Tiger Town Parkway (Home Depot). The complainant reported that the suspect concealed property on his person and when he was detained he physically fought with employees. There were no weapons involved and no injuries reported. The suspect, Roy Dexter Cooper, 25 years old from Opelika, AL, was arrested and charged with Robbery, Third Degree. Cooper was booked into the Lee County Detention Center.

·         A Burglary, Second Degree, occurred between 8:50 P.M. and 9:15 P.M. on 09/29/14 in the 3500 block of Birmingham Highway. The victim reported that someone entered the residence while she was home. The suspect left without taking anything. There are no suspects and the case is currently under investigation.

·         Jonathan Lester Browning, 23 years old from Opelika, AL, was arrested on four warrants at 2:00 P.M. on 09/29/14 in the 500 block of South 10th Street. The warrants were for two (2) counts of Burglary, Third Degree, and two (2) counts of Theft of Property, Third Degree. Browning was booked into the Lee County Detention Center.