Police Reports is a sampling of incidents responded to by local law enforcement agencies. It is not intended to be all-inclusive.
— Twinsburg —
Stolen vehicle found: Police said that after an abandoned vehicle was found in a Dutton Drive business’ parking lot with suspicious damage to its steering column July 9, they discovered it had been reported stolen in Cleveland several days earlier. Police said Cleveland police and the vehicle’s owner were notified.
Police chased man: An Oakwood Village man, 21, was charged with misdemeanor theft and obstructing official business after a Ravenna Road service station store employee reported the man was taking merchandise from the store without paying for it July 6. Police said the man ran from them, but they caught him following a brief foot chase. The man was taken to Solon City Jail and later turned over to Oakwood police on an arrest warrant.
Operating a vehicle
under the influence
Man charged after accident: An Aurora man, 26, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, blood alcohol content and assured clear distance ahead after police responded to a report that the man’s vehicle struck the rear of another vehicle in the drive thru of a Darrow Road restaurant at about 12:50 a.m. July 7. No injuries were reported. Police said the man’s BAC level measured at 0.199 percent, more than twice the 0.08-percent legal limit, and he performed poorly on the field sobriety tests. The man was taken to Solon City Jail.
Man stopped for traffic violations: A Richner Court man, 52, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, blood alcohol content, marked lanes and left of center after police stopped his vehicle on Ravenna Road near Pine Tree Lane at about 1:10 a.m. July 7. Police said the man’s BAC level measured at 0.191 percent, more than twice the 0.08-percent legal limit. The man was released on a personal bond.
Woman gave information: A Twinsburg woman reported July 9 that she gave her Social Security number to a scam caller. Police said they provided information for how the woman could protect herself from identity theft.
Fake job application reported: A Twinsburg woman reported July 7 that she had provided personal information on a job application that turned out to be fake. Police said a report was made to document the incident.
Woman cited at baseball game: A Cuyahoga Falls woman, 41, was cited with disorderly conduct while intoxicated after police responded to a report that the woman was being disorderly at a baseball game in East Idlewild Park during the evening July 9. Police said they smelled a strong odor of alcohol coming from the woman’s breath and she was uncooperative, yelling and cursing when they were trying to speak with her. The woman was released to her husband, who left with the woman in their vehicle, police said.
Woman arrested during traffic stop: A 19-year-old Cleveland woman was arrested after police stopped her vehicle on the Interstate 480 Route 82 entrance ramp at about 12:40 a.m. July 6 and discovered she was wanted by Parma police for failing to appear in court on a misdemeanor drug possession charge and by Maple Heights police for failing to appear in court on a criminal damaging charge. Twinsburg police said they charged the woman with driving under suspension and marked lanes and took her to Solon City Jail, where she was held on a $2,500 bond.
Man wanted by court: Bainbridge police reported July 6 that they had in custody an Akron man, 42, who was wanted by Stow Municipal Court for failure to appear in court on a fourth-degree misdemeanor speeding charge filed by Twinsburg police. The man was taken to Solon City Jail.