More WPD reports: Incidents of theft investigated

By John Hamilton -

WILMINGTON — The following report is generated from incident reports provided by the Wilmington Police Department. All those arrested are presumed innocent until possibly found guilty in court. Charges may be dropped or changed in court.

Wilmington police recently processed the following reports:

• At 5:55 p.m. on Nov. 29, police received a report of a truck being stolen from a business at the 1700 block of Rombach Avenue. The model of the truck was not listed in the report, but the estimated value was at $78,292.50.

• Police responded to the 1-99 block of West Sugartree Street at 1:57 p.m. on Nov. 28 to a burglary report. A 27-year-old male is suspected of stealing assorted clothing, a plastic Joker money bank, and a sharpening stone. The rear window was reported damaged.

• Police responded to an alleged vehicle accident at the 300 block of North Mulberry Street at 5:03 a.m. on Nov. 30. According to the report, a 22-year-old male was driving a Ford Fusion with a 21-year-old female. The male driver had reportedly tried to hit the female who then apparently kicked the windshield and cracked it.

• At 9:32 a.m. on Nov. 26, a 47-year-old female reported a 38-year-old male took her LG 20+ phone from her residence on Marlena Drive. According to the report, the victim called back saying she heard that suspect had traded the phone for drugs.

• At 7:17 p.m. on Nov. 26, police received a report of a theft occurring at the 800 block of Rombach Avenue. A 20-year-old male is suspected of stealing a Vizio 22-inch TV and medication from two females — ages 39 and 18.

• Police responded to a property damage report on Westmoor Street at 10:23 p.m. on Nov. 26. A 44-year-old female advised she believed someone shot her son’s car with a BB gun. Police observed three indentations that could have possibly been made from a BB.

• At 10:27 a.m. on Nov. 25, a 67-year-old female reported “several decorative cookie jars and cuckoo clocks were taken” from a residence on Columbus Street.

• At 6:35 p.m. on Nov. 26, a 25-year-old female reported $250 in cash was missing from her wallet after leaving work on Rombach Avenue.

• At 1:04 p.m. on Nov. 25, police received a report of a theft at a restaurant on Progress Way. According to the report, a 27-year-old New Vienna male was suspected of stealing a cash box with $300 in cash and payroll checks.

• At 2:43 p.m. on Nov. 25, police received a report of shoplifting at a store on Progress Way. According to the report, three pairs of shoes and two lanyards were stolen.

• At 5:01 p.m. on Nov. 27, a 36-year-old Blanchester male reported his cell phone was stolen from his unlocked vehicle while at a store on Progress Way.

By John Hamilton