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Published: April 9, 2017 12:00 AM


Tires, rims stolen from truck: The manager of a West Avenue business told police sometime between 4 p.m. April 2 and 11 a.m. April 3, someone removed four Goodyear Duratrac tires and black rims valued at $4,173 from one of the new trucks on the lot. The truck had been left on four wood blocks. According to the report, the responding officer made contact with the Portage County Sheriff's Office and the Jackson Township Police Department in reference to similar cases. The PCSO was able to supply police with two possible suspects.


Shoplifter leaves store with steaks: The manager of a West Avenue business told police March 30 a shoplifter in the store was running from employees. According to the report, the suspect was last seen running behind a muffler shop on West Avenue. Police were unable to locate the suspect, but did find two packs of Delmonico steaks valued at $50 behind the fence of the muffler shop. Police will attempt to identify the suspect via surveillance video.

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Mailbox damaged: An Olalla woman told police March 21 that sometime overnight, someone damaged her mailbox. According to the report, there were tire marks that indicated a vehicle went off the right side of the road and struck the mailbox. Extra patrols were requested. Damage was estimated at $200.

Light posts, bulbs damaged: The leasing agent for an apartment complex on Carruthers Road told police March 26 that sometime overnight, someone damaged multiple light posts and bulbs in the complex. A surveillance tape was entered into evidence. Damage was estimated at $507.

Window broken: An employee of a Southwest Avenue business told police March 28 someone broke a glass block window on the northwest corner of the building. According to the report, nothing appeared to be missing from inside the building, and it was not known if entry was made into the building. Damage was estimated at $500.

Police Reports is a sampling of incidents responded to by local law enforcement agencies or the Tallmadge Police Department. It is not intended to be all inclusive.

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