City of Cuyahoga Falls
Items missing: A resident of the 1300 block of Bailey Road reported someone entered her apartment between 11 p.m. Feb. 20 and 5:30 p.m. Feb. 26 and took $1,780 worth of items. There was no sign of forced entry. There are no leads or suspects.
Trailer taken: The owner of a trailer rental business in the 2600 block of State Road reported someone took a 2016 Discovery box trailer valued at $4,500 from the front of his business' property between 5 p.m. Feb. 25 and 4 p.m. Feb. 26. There are no leads or suspects.
Household items removed: A resident of the 1400 block of Buckingham Gate Boulevard reported Feb. 21 a person he knows removed $5,000 in miscellaneous household items from his residence without his permission between Jan. 4 and Jan. 24 while he was out of the country. Police said this remains under investigation.
RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY
Stolen checks, cards located: A 29-year-old Cuyahoga Falls man was arrested and charged with three counts of receiving stolen property when a Cuyahoga Falls man and two Barberton women confirmed the man had checks, a credit card and a Social Security card that were stolen. The items were found on him while he was in the custody of police for a separate incident at 3:47 p.m. Feb. 26 at the police station, 2310 Second St.
DRUG ABUSE INSTRUMENTS, PARAPHERNALIA
Needle, spoon found: A 31-year-old North Canton man was arrested and charged with drug abuse paraphernalia and possession of drug abuse instruments after he was found with a syringe and a spoon, both intended for drug use, the report said, at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 26 at Curtis Avenue and Deming Street where he was stopped for a traffic violation and found to be intoxicated, police said.
BREAKING AND ENTERING
Tools taken: A Victor Avenue man reported someone entered his detached garage and removed five tools valued at $925 between 6:30 p.m. Feb. 24 and 6:30 a.m. Feb. 25. Police are investigating.
Comments yield arrest: A 16-year-old Akron boy was arrested at Schnee Learning Center, 2222 Issaquah St., on Feb. 17 and charged with fourth-degree misdemeanor disorderly conduct after the school's director said he threatened another student in class that resulted in the school being placed into lockdown.
AGGRAVATED BURGLARY,CRIMINAL DAMAGING
Tallmadge man charged: A 33-year-old Tallmadge man was arrested Feb. 17 and charged with aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony, and criminal damaging, a first-degree misdemeanor, after a Cuyahoga Falls woman reported he forced his way into her home at 10 p.m. and caused her physical harm and also damaged her TV when he punched it. The report said the suspect received an abrasion on his right hand as a result of hitting the television. Police said the victim suffered a minor injury with no hospital transport.
Crash with injuries: Cuyahoga Falls EMS transported two people to area hospitals after an on-ramp crash shortly before 2 p.m. Feb. 24. According to the police report, a 66-year-old Harding Road woman was approaching the ramp onto state Route 8 southbound from Broad Boulevard with a 58-year-old Second Street woman following behind. The Harding Road woman slowed down to merge into traffic and the Second Street woman rear-ended her. Both were transported to separate hospitals for incapacitating injuries. The Second Street woman was cited for assured clear distance ahead. Both cars had disabling damage.
VILLAGE OFSILVER LAKE
Car strikes fire hydrant: A 29-year-old Stow woman was driving northbound on Harriett Road on Feb. 24 at about 5:30 p.m. when her vehicle ran off the left side of the road and struck a fire hydrant in front of a home in the 3000 block of Harriett. Police said the woman had a medical issue which caused her to lose control of the vehicle. She had non-incapacitating injuries and Falls EMS took her to Akron General North Hospital, according to the report. She was cited for failure to control.