POLICE BLOTTER Canfield city, Austintown
Summary of police activity:
Burglary: Two sisters who live in an apartment in the 300 block of Carriage Lane apartments reported that their purses, containing credit cards and cash, were stolen from their kitchen table. There was no sign of forced entry.
Burglary: A purse and wallet were reported missing by the residents of an apartment in the 200 block of Carriage Lane. The items contained cash, credit cards, checks and car keys. The victims reported leaving the items on a table next to a sliding door but were not sure if it was locked. The sliding door, which had been closed, was open.
Theft: Eighteen 18-packs of Pepsi Cola valued at $341 were stolen from the BP gas station, 5562 Mahoning Ave.
Arrest: Police arrested a man after a traffic chase on suspicion of breaking into a vacant residence in the 4000 block of Mahoning Avenue.
Assault: A woman accused a man of assaulting her at an apartment in the Fountain Square Apartments complex.
Criminal damaging: Someone damaged a vehicle at Phar-Mor in the 4000 block of Mahoning Avenue.
Theft: Someone stole a credit card at Certified Gas Station, 825 N. Canfield-Niles Road.
Theft: Beer and cigarettes were stolen from Country Fair, 1143 N. Canfield-Niles Road.
Criminal damage: Someone damaged two vehicles parked at the Compass West Apartments complex.
Breaking and entering: Someone broke into B & amp;R Wholesale Tire, 116 S. Meridian Road. The lock was damaged on the front door and $250 was taken.
Theft: Tools were stolen from a vehicle parked on South Four Mile Run Road.
Theft: Ten cases of soda were stolen from the BP gas station at 890 N. Canfield-Niles Road.
Burglary: Someone entered an attached garage and stole two bicycles, which were recovered on Barrington Drive.
Theft: Cash was stolen from a safe at Country Kitchen restaurant, 5495 Clarkins Drive.
Attempted theft: Would-be thieves tried to steal a vehicle at Highway Tabernacle, 3000 S. Raccoon Road, by peeling back the steering column of a 1995 Pontiac.
Criminal damaging: Someone scratched the finish of a vehicle parked on Bexley Drive.
Criminal damaging: Someone broke out the window of a vehicle parked on South Four Mile Run Road.
Criminal damaging: A swimming-pool liner was cut at a Woodledge Drive home.
Drug abuse: Charges are pending against a man who was stopped by police at Burkey Road and Western Place. Suspected marijuana was recovered from the vehicle.
Theft: A 3-foot angel statue and a gold ball were stolen from a Cedarwood Drive home.
Criminal damage: Someone dented the hood and fender of a vehicle parked on South Raccoon Road.
Auto theft: Someone stole a 2000 Ford Escort from Sav-A-Step, 4226 Mahoning Ave.
Theft: Tools were stolen from a vehicle parked at Styx, 3688 Mahoning Ave.
Theft: Items were reported stolen from a Laurie Drive apartment.
Breaking and entering: A storage shed was broken into and a gasoline can was stolen from Galilee Baptist Church, 4009 Elmwood Ave.
Criminal damage: Someone used a key to damage the finish of a vehicle parked at The Mill, 1743 S. Raccoon Road.
Theft: Someone stole a lawn tractor from a New Road home.
Arrest: Police arrested a man suspected of theft at IGA, 4477 Mahoning Ave., and turned him over to the Campbell Police Department. The man was wanted by that department on a warrant in another crime.
Theft: $150 in cash was reported stolen at Acton Avenue and Polley Drive.
Auto theft: A 2001 Oldsmobile Aurora was stolen from a Baker Street home.
Breaking and entering: Two cases of motor oil were stolen from Youngstown Baptist Church, 554 S. Meridian Road.
Theft: A cellular phone was stolen from Teleperformance, 100 Westchester Drive.
Criminal damaging: Someone put a large dent in a vehicle at Infocision, 5740 Interstate Blvd.
Theft: A shovel and topsoil were stolen from a Frostwood Drive home.
Theft: A man stole an undetermined amount of cigarettes from Giant Eagle, 5220 Mahoning Ave.
Burglary: Someone stole an electric welder from a South Beverly Avenue home.
Theft: A woman is suspected of stealing some items from Kmart, 4475 Mahoning Ave.
Theft: Someone stole a 20-inch green bicycle from Kmart.
Theft: A gold rope chain was stolen from the Fountain Square Apartments.
Criminal damaging: Someone threw a rock through a window of an apartment on North Kimberly Avenue.
Auto theft: A 1990 Chevrolet Beretta was stolen from The Lodge, 4831 Mahoning Ave.
Theft: Someone stole a concrete deer sculpture from a South Inglewood Avenue home.
Theft: Two lawn chairs and a gas grill were stolen from Westminster Avenue.
Theft: Someone stole 30 cartons of cigarettes from the Shell gas station at 4200 Mahoning Ave.
Theft: A woman's purse was stolen from the Compass West Apartments complex.