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

— Munroe Falls —

Found property

Gun found in road: A Munroe Falls police officer reported that while on patrol, he found a 9mm pistol valued at approximately $350 in North Main Street’s southbound lane by North River Road at about 6:10 a.m. June 24.


Male seen trying to enter building: Police said that after they responded to a report of an unknown suspicious male entering an apartment building in North Main Street’s 200 block during the early evening June 17, they searched the building, but were unable to find the male.

Woman reported van followed her: Police said that after a Forestbrook Boulevard woman reported a van driven by an unknown male followed her home from Tallmadge during the late morning June 17, they searched the area, but were unable to find the van. The woman said that after she pulled into her driveway, the male drove the van to the end of the road, turned around and left.

Operating a vehicle

under the influence

Woman stopped for violation: A 56-year-old Tallmadge woman was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, blood alcohol content and marked lanes after police stopped her vehicle on Route 91 southbound near Northmoreland Avenue at about 3:20 a.m. June 8. Police said the woman’s BAC level measured at 0.171%, more than twice the 0.08% legal limit. The woman was given a Stow Municipal Court date and released on a personal bond.

— Stow —


Woman arrested at store: A 35-year old Akron woman was charged with misdemeanor theft after an employee of a store in Hudson Drive’s 3500 block reported the woman tried to leave the store without paying for miscellaneous merchandise totaling nearly $750 in value June 16. The woman was summoned to appear in Stow Municipal Court and released.

Medication stolen after delivery: A Hiwood Avenue man reported June 11 that someone stole a prescription pain medication of unspecified value after it was delivered to his home in mid-May.

Wallet left in shopping cart: A Kent woman reported someone took her wallet containing two bank cards, her driver’s license, a keychain with keys on it and several store cards after she left the wallet in a shopping cart at a store in Kent Road’s 4300 block during the early evening June 10. Fraudulent charges to the banks cards were not reported.

Passing bad checks

Fake check cashed: An employee of a Lakepoint Corp Drive business reported June 12 that someone took nearly $2,650 from the business’ bank account by forging a fake check and cashing it at an unknown location in early May.

Criminal trespassing

Swimming pool used: Three men and three women were warned for trespassing after police responded to a complaint that they were using a swimming pool and making a lot of noise in a Bridgewater Parkway apartment complex at around midnight June 12. According to a police report, none of the men or women live in the complex.