â€¢Police were flagged down at the intersection of Main [auth] and Fifth streets, Sunday, after a man escaped from an armed robber. The victim reported that he had agreed to give a co-worker a ride, and when he arrived at the designated location an unknown man entered his car, asked for money and pulled a gun on him. The victim promised the subject money, if he could go the bank and use an ATM. When they arrived at the bank, the victim pretended to look for his car as the subject stepped from the vehicle, at which time, the victim escaped. The subject fled on foot.
â€¢Police were called to the 1400 block of Garden Avenue, Sunday, where a woman reported that someone poisoned her dog, a female pit bull terrier. According to the victim, this is the second dog poisoned.
â€¢Police were called to the 2800 block of North Garden Avenue, Sunday, after the victim returned home Saturday evening, went to call her dog and found it missing. Examination of the fence revealed that a portion of the fence had been bent.
â€¢Police were dispatched to the 200 block of South Sherman Avenue, Sunday, where a couple returned home to find that someone gained entry into their residence, and removed a gun case containing three .22 caliber rifles and a Mossberg 12 gauge.
â€¢Police were called to the 200 block of East Wildy Street, Saturday, after a subject removed an AK47 from a residence.
Anyone having information on these or any other crimes should contact Crime Stoppers, 888-594-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward.