POLICE BLOTTER Canfield, Austintown
Summary of police activity:
Drug abuse: Police arrested two men and a juvenile after police spotted a black truck parked at the Presbyterian Church, 140 W. Main St. A 17-year-old was charged with underage possession, and an 18-year-old Canfield man and an 18-year-old Tippecanoe Road man were both charged with possessing drug paraphernalia. Police said they found the remains of a suspected marijuana cigarette, rolling papers, a multicolored short straw used for inhaling a controlled substance, a silver scale and a silver-colored mirror with suspected cocaine residue.Aug. 25
Theft: A stone lantern yard ornament valued at $200 was reported stolen from a Sleepy Hollow Drive home.
Drug abuse: Police arrested a 16-year-old Deer Trail girl on Lisbon Street and charged her with drug abuse and possession of suspected marijuana.AUSTINTOWN
Attempted theft: Steering column damage was reported on a vehicle parked on Clarkins Drive.
Theft: Three people stole three cases of beer at True North, 3670 S. Meridian Road.
Drug offense: Police charged a man with possession of suspected cocaine and marijuana at the BP Station, 890 N. Canfield-Niles Road.
Criminal damaging: A vehicle window was broken at King Kar Motors, 4120 Mahoning Ave.Aug. 20
Breaking and entering: Someone entered an unattached garage of an Elmwood Avenue home and stole two four-wheel vehicles.
Criminal mischief: Eggs and grease were put on a vehicle parked on Claridge Drive.
Assault: A victim reported being assaulted by a co-worker at Roth Bros., 3821 Crum Road.
Sex offense: Police reported someone sexually assaulted a 5-year-old girl on Idlewood Road.
Theft: Police charged a man with theft of merchandise from Giant Eagle, 3220 Mahoning Ave.
Breaking and entering: Someone stole food from a North Edgehill Avenue garage.
Drug offense: Police charged a woman with illegal possession of suspected marijuana and the drug Vicodin.Aug. 21
Theft: Someone stole an air compressor from the bed of a pickup parked at Davidsons, 3636 Canfield Road.
Theft: Someone stole a cell phone from an unlocked vehicle at Regal Cinemas, 6020 Mahoning Ave.
Criminal damaging: Someone damaged the window of a vehicle parked on Almerinda Drive.Aug. 22
Sex offense: Police arrested a 32-year-old woman and charged her with committing a sex offense against a 15-year-old boy in the 4000 block of Selkirk Avenue.
Sex offense: A male suspect was seen masturbating in his vehicle at the Drive Thru Lottery, 1735 S. Raccoon Road.
Theft: A distributor cap was stolen from a car parked on North Edgehill Avenue.Aug. 23
Breaking and entering: Several tires were taken at the Tire Center, 408 N. Meridian Road.
Breaking and entering: A bicycle was stolen from the unattached garage of a North Beverly Avenue home.Aug. 24
Theft: A total of $600 was taken from an automated teller machine at 22 N. Niles-Canfield Road.
Theft: Cash and photos were stolen by a baby sitter working at a Springmeadow Circle home.
Criminal damaging: A man struck a vehicle parked on Fountain Square Drive with his fist, causing some damage to the vehicle.
Theft: A boys blue trick bicycle was stolen from Big Lots, 1730 S. Raccoon Road.
Theft: A boys mountain bike was stolen from a South Raccoon Road home.
Theft: Jewelry was reported stolen from a bedroom of a Johnathan Lane home.
Criminal damaging: A vehicle's rearview mirror was damaged while parked on Yorktown Lane.
Breaking and entering: Someone stole tools from a Forest Hill Drive home.
Breaking and entering: Two hot dog machines, 36 bottles of pop and miscellaneous food products were stolen from the baseball fields at 600 N. Raccoon Road.
Theft: Two airline tickets were stolen from a Westchester Drive home.