Bicycle stolen from garage: A Strecker Drive man told police Dec. 2 that sometime overnight, someone removed a $375 bicycle from his garage. According to the report, entry was made through an unsecured man door on the north side of the garage.
Cell phone, keys take from high school: The mother of a Tallmadge High School student told police Dec. 5 her son's car keys and $300 cell phone had been stolen from inside the wrestling room.
Akron woman caught taking alcohol: Police issued a summons for theft to a 34-year-old Akron woman Dec. 3 after being dispatched to a South Avenue business for the report of a shoplifter. According to the report, the suspect was observed via closed circuit TV concealing a $30 bottle of cognac in her purse and leaving the store without paying for the item.
She was apprehended outside the store by loss prevention.
Akron man stopped from stealing backpack: Police issued a summons for theft to a 56-year-old Akron man Dec. 1 after being notified by loss prevention at a South Avenue business about a shoplifter. According to the report, the suspect was observed taking a $40 backpack without rendering payment.
Akron man nabbed in theft of alcohol: Police issued a summons for theft to a 23-year-old Akron man Dec. 1 after loss prevention at a South Avenue business reported the suspect was observed concealing a $23 bottle of alcohol on his person and exiting the store without paying.
According to the report, further investigation revealed the suspect had an active felony warrant through the Summit County Sheriff's Office.
He was turned over to SCSO without incident.
Kent man observed taking groceries: Police issued a summons for theft to a 47-year-old Kent man Nov. 30 after he was observed by loss prevention at a South Avenue business concealing beer and meat valued at $7 on his person, and leaving the store without paying for the items.
Police Reports is a sampling of incidents responded to by local law enforcement agencies or the Tallmadge Police Department. It is not intended to be all inclusive.