Vandals hit old rehab center, smash windows
•Police were called to the old rehabilitation center, 31 Gail Harris St., Monday. Vandals smashed two 5 feet-square plate glass windows, valued at $500 each, one safety glass panel, worth $100, and three additional windows, valued at $150 each. Total replacement and repair costs are estimated at $1,550.
•Police were dispatched to Monterrey Elementary School, 900 Gayle Drive, Monday, where a rock was thrown through the window of one of the portable units behind the school. Replacement and repair will cost $400.
•Police [auth] responded to an alarm at All American Cleaners, 104 E. Berrendo Road, Monday. Officers arrived to find a rock had been thrown through the window. No items were reported stolen.
•Police received a report of a larceny, Monday, which occurred in the 500 block of East Matthews Street. The victim said she was visiting a friend when two men and a woman entered the residence. She reported that the subjects threatened her and took her cell phone, along with several other items. Estimated value of items taken is $600.
•Police were dispatched to the 500 block of South Ohio Avenue, Monday, to take a complaint of theft of electricity. According to the report, the subject had plugged an extension cord into an adjacent, vacant home, bypassing the meter.
•Police were called to the 700 block of North Kansas Avenue, Monday, after the resident arrived home to find the back door “pushed in” and a Dell Inspiron computer, valued at $600, missing.
•Police were dispatched to the 400 block of East Fourth Street, Monday, where a Remington Model 742 30-06 rifle, a die grinder and other tools had been stolen.
•Police were called to Western Emulsion, 49 E. Martin St., Monday, after subjects gained entry into the building, broke two padlocks and removed a Dewalt drill, a Dewalt grinder and a torque impact wrench. Cost of tools and damaged items is estimated at $350.
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.