Police were called to the 400 block of East Wildy, Tuesday, regarding an incident of breaking and entering. The victim woke up and discovered an east-facing door on the residence had been forced. Further investig[auth] ation revealed the gate had also been forced. The victim reported that someone had gone through the garbage, but nothing was stolen. The victim also noted that this was the second incident of this kind at the residence. Repair costs are estimated at $50.
The police were sent to the 1200 block of Yale Street, Tuesday. The victim reported that he had gone out to dinner and returned home. When he went outside to get something from his vehicle he discovered it missing. The car is described as a 2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse.
Police received a report Tuesday about a fake $10 bill being used to purchase food at McDonalds, 1804 S. Main St. An employee reported that the suspect drove away in a gold Cadillac.
A sheriff’s deputy called the RPD, Tuesday, to pick up property found in the 100 block of East McGaffey Street.
According to the report, the subjects had obtained the items by shoplifting. A deputy followed the vehicle, a white Thunderbird, and saw the subjects drop the property. When the driver attempted to turn the car around he crashed into a telephone pole, causing damage to the rear end of the vehicle. Total value of stolen items was estimated at $70.
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.