Police Reports is a sampling of incidents responded to by local law enforcement agencies. It is not intended to be all-inclusive.

— Cuyahoga Falls —

Resisting arrest

Man pulled away from police: An Akron man, 22, was charged with misdemeanor resisting arrest, operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and tinted windows after police stopped his vehicle on Route 8 southbound at Howe Avenue at about 3:25 a.m. April 1. Police said the man refused to perform the field sobriety tests and then repeatedly pulled away from them as they were trying to arrest him. The man was given a Stow Municipal Court date and released on a personal bond.

Man would not exit vehicle: A Sandusky man, 40, was charged with misdemeanor resisting arrest, obstructing official business and littering after police said they saw him littering from his vehicle and they stopped him on Main Street around Huddleston Avenue at about 5:40 p.m. March 31. Police said the man would not identify himself and then refused to get out of his vehicle, forcing them to physically remove him. The man was later determined to be wanted on unspecified arrest warrants, said police, and he was taken to Summit County Jail.


Drill and batteries taken: A Hudson woman reported discovering March 29 that someone entered a vacant Anderson Road rental home that she owns through the back door during the previous two days and stole a drill, two batteries and drill bits totaling about $220 in value. The woman said the door had been locked, but police said there were no signs of forced entry.

Door damaged: A Curtis Avenue man reported March 29 that someone entered his home’s attached rear sunroom and then tried to break into the home through a locked door since the day before. The man said the attempt failed, but the door frame and lock were badly damaged. A police report did not include a damage estimate.

Receiving stolen property

Laptop reported stolen: A 21-year-old Akron woman was charged with first-degree misdemeanor receiving stolen property March 29 in connection with an allegation that she sold a stolen $750 laptop computer at a State Road store two weeks earlier. An arrest warrant was issued for the woman.

Breaking and entering

Money taken from bar: The co-owner of a State Road bar reported March 28 that someone entered the bar by unspecified means and took an undetermined amount of cash during the night.

Vehicle trespassing

Trunk opened: A West Hunters Lake Drive woman reported March 28 that someone opened her car’s trunk while the car was parked outside her home during the night. The woman said nothing was taken. A police report did not say whether there was forced entry.

Criminal damaging

Home hit with pellets: A Quartette Lane man reported that an unidentified person shot pellets at his home, causing an estimated $100 in damage, during the early evening March 27.

Mirror thrown onto vehicle: A Second Street woman reported March 26 that someone threw a full-length mirror onto her vehicle’s hood, scratching the paint and causing about $250 in damage, while the vehicle was parked outside her home during the night.

Identity theft

Account fraudulently opened: A Stone Street woman reported March 26 that someone used her personal information to open a natural gas utility account. The woman said the account had a $228 balance on it.


Fire pit taken from porch: A Charles Street woman reported someone stole her $300 metal fire pit from her home’s back porch since late January.