Around town – Crime: Thief targeting older residents. Business: Cajun meat market opening in Frisco

By Brian Bearden

Plano Police are alerting public that a man posing as a maintenance worker is targeting the elderly, which could be about five percent of the population that’s growing toward 300,000.

Police say he has been showing up as a maintenance worker, pest control guy and water department worker.

Plano Police, along with other local agencies, are investigating a series of thefts where the suspect is targeting elderly citizens. In each of the reported incidents, the subject identifies himself as a maintenance worker, pest control sprayer, or water department official and then commits thefts while the victim is not looking. If you have information as to the identify and/or location of this subject, you are asked to call the Crimes Against Persons Tip Line at 972-941-2148.

Police say: Never allow unscheduled workers inside your homes and always verify their identity before allowing anyone inside.

NEW MEAT MARKET: Frisco will be getting a new store as Chris’s Specialty Foods from Louisiana opens in November right before Thanksgiving. Yes, they do offer Turducken,  and Chris’s is known for …

Sausages, Turducken, Deboned Chickens, Stuffed Pork Chops, Highest Quality Steaks, Smoked and Cured Products.

Look for Chris’s with the two s’s at 6363 Dallas Parkway at Stonebrook in the 75034 near Fratelli’s Pizza For another landmark, Frisco High is across the tollway. Chris’s is certified Cajun and Certified Louisiana.

NOW HIRING: Signs are up in west Plano near tollway. Now hiring at Christina’s restaurant and Eatzi’s.

COOLER WEATHER: Temperatures in 90s this week, decreasing to mid-70s on Monday.

– Brian Bearden

 

 

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