Breaking and entering
Jewelry, cash stolen from business: The owner of a Metric Drive business told police Oct. 27 that sometime between 3:40 and 3:45 a.m. Oct. 26, two people broke into the store by throwing a cement block through the west window of the business. According to the report, once inside, about $1,500 in jewelry and $70 cash was taken. Damage to the window was estimated at $500.
Warren woman with outstanding warrant taken to jail: Police arrested a 36-year-old Warren woman and charged her with theft Oct. 23 after the manager of a Midway Plaza business told police she saw the woman conceal $36 worth of clothing and hair products on her person and leave the store without paying for the items. According to the report, as police were preparing to issue the woman a summons for theft, she gave them someone else's identification information. When they finally confirmed her identity, they learned she had an active warrant with Trumbull County. She was transported to the Summit County Jail after signing an extradition waiver.
Akron woman caught stealing: Police issued a summons for theft to a 21-year-old Akron woman Oct. 24 after the manager of a Midway Plaza store told police the woman placed $3 worth of merchandise in her purse and left the store without paying.
Hartville woman nabbed for theft: Police issued a summons for theft to a 45-year-old Hartville woman Oct. 25 after the loss prevention officer at a South Avenue business called police to report a shoplifter. According to the report, the woman purchased several items, but placed $63 worth of merchandise in her purse and left the store without paying. The woman was stopped outside the store by police.
Mobile phone taken from middle school locker: A Tallmadge man called police Oct. 26 to report his son had placed a $500 iPhone and $30 case inside an unlocked football locker at Tallmadge Middle School during practice after school. When he returned, the phone and case were missing.
Wooden Indian carving taken from yard: A Sunset View Boulevard man told police Oct. 27 that sometime overnight, someone removed a $200 wooden Indian carving that was chained to his gas meter from his yard.
Akron woman stopped with cart full of groceries: Police issued a summons for theft to a 42-year-old Akron woman Oct. 29 after the loss prevention officer at a South Avenue business told police the woman had left the store without paying for a grocery cart filled with $303 worth of items.