February 19, 2014 case #1400412
Officers responded to the 400 block of Lincoln Ave for a report of a theft. When officers arrived they made contact with the clerk that was pointing at a person walking away from the store. The male walking from the store matched the description of the person the clerk stated took items from the store. The officers stopped the man and asked him if he took any items from the store and he stated he took shampoo but left it in the basket outside the store. The officer took the man back to the store and it was found he had taken a number of items from the store. The man was cited for the theft and a Criminal Trespass Warning was also signed. The man was told not to come back to the store.
February 20, 2014 Case# 1400420
Officers were called to the 500 block of W Ave C for a report of theft. When officers arrived they made contact with the Pastor of the church that stated over the last two weeks five orange pillars went missing from the church. The pastor went to the local recycle center and asked the manager if they had remembered taking any orange pillars. The manager did remember accepting the orange pillars but no longer had them at the facility. The manager stated that they possible had video of the transaction.