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October 29, 2013

Tuesday's Police Report

CITY REPORT

Monday

8:04 a.m. - Police received a report that someone tried to break into the bunk house building at 1723 W.Walnut St. The door had pry marks on it, but no entry was made to the building.

11:00 a.m. - A man told police someone broke into a building at 1202 W. Vantrees St. and took a 6 foot ladder, some screw drivers and a hammer.

Sunday

2:54 p.m. - An employee at Chuckles at 201 N.E. Fifth St. reported someone had driven off without paying for $50.12 in gas.

5:25 p.m. - Police received a report from Chuckles at 201 N.E. Fifth St. that someone had driven off without paying for $40 in gas.

6:17 p.m. - An employee at Chuckles at 201 N.E. Fifth St. reported someone pumped $21.58 in gas a left without paying.

8:21 p.m. - A resident reported someone stole two handguns and a shotgun from 415 E. George St.

Saturday

9:37 p.m. - Police received a report of a breaking and entering at 105 Mill Street. The thief took a laptop computer, iPod, a silver knife, two amplifiers, a BB gun and a safe with some cash inside.

9:41 p.m. - Officers were called to Walmart where store personnel were detaining a shoplifter.

COUNTY REPORT

Sunday

8:29 a.m. - A caller at 569W 150S reported the stereo had been stolen from her 1999 green Lumina.

6:52 a.m. - A caller on SR 57 reported hitting a deer in his red Toyota Tundra. The vehicle sustained damage to the front bumper and fender. A state report was filed.

3:42 a.m. - A caller on CR 1050E reported that his daughter had ran her car into a ditch. A field copy was completed and no injuries were reported.

Saturday

11:37 p.m. - A caller at 8750N 550E reported individuals trying to steal a vehicle the caller said this was a repeat of a complaint from the night before. Officers determined that the vehicle was being repossessed.

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