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Published: May 14, 2017 12:00 AM



Cash stolen: A Stow woman reported someone entered the residence of her boyfriend and his roommate in the 1100 block of Ellsmere Avenue, went into the roommate's room and stole $1,800 from a locked safe using the key between 9 and 9:07 a.m. May 8. There is a suspect, according to police, and the case is under investigation.

House entered: A resident of the 4200 block of Americana Drive reported someone stole $1,000 worth of household items from his residence between 10:35 a.m. and 1 p.m. May 5. There were no signs of forced entry, the report said. Police said they don't have any leads or suspects.

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Electronics missing: A resident of the 4200 block of Americana Drive reported someone entered her apartment and took her electronic tablet, wireless speaker, two chargers and a duffel bag between 10 p.m. May 3 and 8 a.m. May 4. There were no signs of forced entry and all the doors and windows were locked, the report said. Loss was estimated at $250. There are no leads or suspects.


He crossed the line: A 65-year-old Cuyahoga Falls man was arrested and issued a citation for criminal trespass, a fourth-degree misdemeanor, and a summons to appear in Stow Municipal Court after he admitted he was on a neighbor's property in the 3100 block of Norwood Street and got into a verbal altercation with the man who lives there at 12:06 p.m. May 7, according to the police report.


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Storage unit entered: An Akron man reported on May 2 someone entered his locked storage unit in the 1600 block of Akron Peninsula Road and stole $2,930 worth of items between April 12 and May 30. According to the report, the man's lock was also missing and it had been replaced with a different lock. There are no leads or suspects.


O Canada: An Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, woman was arrested and charged with theft after a loss prevention officer for an electronics store in the 400 block of Howe Avenue reported the woman removed a $50 cell phone case from its packaging and concealed it in a shopping bag at 7:15 p.m. May 6.

Envelope full of cash taken: A resident of the 1400 block of Sand Run Road reported someone stole an envelope containing 47 $100 bills from inside a desk at his residence between 11 a.m. March 19 and 9 a.m. March 26. There are suspects.


Woman's body found: A 30-year-old Cuyahoga Falls woman was found unresponsive in an apartment on Hardman Drive sitting at the kitchen table at 8:09 a.m. May 4 by her boyfriend. Unable to revive her, paramedics called a doctor at Akron General Hospital who pronounced her dead at 8:21 a.m. An investigator for the Summit County Medical Examiner's Office conducted a field investigation before taking custody of the body. The ME's chief investigator, Gary Guenther, said the woman's death was a possible overdose. There were no signs of trauma, he said, and foul play is not suspected.


Robbery reported: A Cuyahoga Falls man reported two white males he knows robbed him of his $100 necklace at gunpoint in the 2700 block of Tifft Street at 9:45 p.m. May 3. The man said both males pointed guns at him and one hit him in the back of the head. Officers saw no visible injuries, the report said.


Dog bites dog in clinic: A 25-year-old Akron woman was cited for dog at large after the manager of a clinic inside a pet store in the 300 block of Howe Avenue reported the woman's dog broke loose from her side, ran into the clinic area and bit another customer's dog at 9 a.m. May 2.


Bust stop: A 26-year-old Akron man was arrested and charged with abusing harmful intoxicants, a fifth-degree felony, after he was found passed out on the ground at a bus stop in front of a department store in the 400 block of Howe Avenue at 11:18 a.m. May 1. Officers found him in an intoxicated state, the report said, and he had four aerosol cans of compressed air. Paramedics checked his vitals and handed him over to police. The charge against the man is a felony, according to police, because he has been convicted of the same crime on Oct. 27, 2014, and Jan. 31, 2015. He was taken to Summit County Jail.



Assistance sought for resident: An Akron woman told police she found her 20-year-old son on May 4 at about 3:30 p.m. in a home that he lives in on Ivanhoe Road sitting in a kitchen area not coherent, but responsive. She stated she believed her son had taken more than the recommended amount of medication and had also consumed alcohol. She believed her son was overdosing due to the medication and alcohol, according to the report. EMS was called and workers transported the man to the emergency department for further evaluation.


Brick thrown through village home's window: A West Edgerton Road resident reported someone threw a red brick through the front picture window of her residence between 2:30 p.m. on April 26 and 2:30 p.m. April 28. Police are investigating the incident.

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