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

— Twinsburg —


Items taken from warehouse: Police said they charged an Aurora man, 57, with second-degree felony burglary after he reportedly snuck into an Independence Parkway warehouse he previously worked. The Aurora man allegedly stole two sports hats, two ball caps and a tumbler of unspecified values on Dec. 6 while employees were working. Police said there was security video evidence. The man was arrested Dec. 11 and taken to Solon City Jail.

Operating a vehicle

under the influence

Man stopped for traffic violations: A Cleveland man, 29, was charged Dec. 5 with misdemeanor operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, blood alcohol content test refusal, failing to yield right of way to a public safety vehicle, marked lanes, and no taillights after police stopped his vehicle. He was on Interstate 480 eastbound at about 10:45 p.m. when he was stopped. Police said the man refused to provide a breath sample, as well as to perform the field sobriety tests. The man was given a Stow Municipal Court date and released on a personal bond.

Woman driving without headlights: A 68-year-old Macedonia woman was charged Dec. 3 with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and driving without headlights. Police stopped her vehicle on Ravenna Road near Rolling Hills Drive at about 10:40 p.m.  Police said they smelled alcohol coming from the woman and she performed poorly on the field sobriety tests. The woman was given a Stow Municipal Court date and released on a personal bond.


Powder found at library: Police said they responded after a Twinsburg Public Library employee reported finding a small container holding a white powder in the library Dec. 4. Police said they took the unidentified powder to destroy it.


Items taken from vehicle: A Twinsburg woman reported someone stole her purse and handbag from her vehicle while it was parked outside a Glenwood Drive business during the morning Dec. 3. Police said contents included a credit card and a health insurance card. A police report did not say whether there were any fraudulent charges to the credit card. Police said an investigation was pending.


Males chased off: A Parkland Drive man reported that after three young unidentified males came to his home and began knocking on his door and ringing his doorbell during the late morning Nov. 29. He chased them to their vehicle and as the vehicle was driven away, he punched its rear window and it shattered.