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March 7

Theft: Several truck batteries were removed from a vehicle in he 3700 block of Oakwood Avenue.

Fraud: A Vassar Avenue resident reported personal information had been used in a fraudulent manner to file an income-tax form.

Theft: An Atlanta Avenue man reported his dump cart had been stolen from a carport.

March 8

Theft: Various items were removed from an apartment in the 400 block of South Raccoon Road.

Recovered property: A bicycle was reportedly found in the 3700 block of Mahoning Avenue.

March 9

Identity theft: A Nashua Drive man told police a deceased family member’s personal information had been used to make a fraudulent $20,000 charge.

Theft: A pressure washer was taken from a residence in the 5800 block of Boulder Creek Drive.

Identity fraud: A Briarwood Lane resident discovered personal information had been used without authorization for income-tax purposes.

March 10

Arrest: Lordstown police handed Andrew D. Bayus, 24, to Austintown authorities. Bayus, of North Beverly Avenue, Austintown, was wanted on an Austintown Area Court warrant.

Theft: Nicholas J. Capogreco, 25, of Deer Creek Drive, Austintown, was charged with intentionally failing to self-scan $33 worth of groceries while in Walmart, 6001 Mahoning Ave.

Auto theft: A Ford Focus was stolen in the 4100 block of New Road.

Theft: A fraudulent return was reported at Walmart.

March 11

Possible overdose: A woman was taken to St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital after a reported drug overdose at an apartment in the 4800 block of Westchester Drive.

March 12

Arrest: Officers took Dorothy E. Rice, 66, into custody at her Wyndclift Place home upon discovering the Austintown woman was wanted on a warrant charging failure to appear in Mahoning County Area Court.

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