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Published: January 22, 2017 12:00 AM



Victim transported: Police responded to the 1100 block of Saxe Avenue where a resident reported finding his housemate, a 25-year-old woman, unresponsive in the bedroom after reportedly ingesting heroin between 1 and 1:30 p.m. Jan. 14. EMS administered NARCAN and transported her to the hospital, according to the report.

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Meds stolen: A resident of the 1700 block of Second Street reported someone entered his home while he was away between 1:15 and 10:15 p.m. Jan. 13 and went through his dresser, closet and night stand and stole medication from his kitchen. The man said he knew something was wrong when he got home because his back door was locked, and he normally doesn't lock it, the report said. There is a suspect.

Jewels, drugs missing: A resident of the 1700 block of 25th Street reported someone entered her second-floor apartment by unknown means and stole $2,500 worth of jewelry, purses and prescription drugs between 5:30 p.m. Jan. 10 and 2:53 a.m. Jan. 11.


Suspect stopped with stolen clothing: A business in the 500 block of Howe Avenue reported a woman left the store without paying for three pairs of jeans and two T-shirts valued at $160 she had hidden in a bag between 6:44 and 6:50 p.m. Jan. 11. There are no suspects.

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Caught on video: A 37-year-old Akron man was arrested and charged with theft after a loss prevention agent for a store in the 400 block of Howe Avenue reported the man left without paying for a $100 video security system he had hidden under his coat at 9 p.m. Jan. 10. According to the report, the crime was caught on video surveillance.


Flat tire reported: A 46-year-old Cuyahoga Falls man was arrested at his place of employment in the 30 block of Graham Road and charged with criminal mischief after a Falls woman reported he let the air out of the left front tire of another woman's minivan while it was parked at the business at 10:15 a.m. Jan. 14.


Vulgar posts reported: An official for a school in the 2800 block of 13th Street reported someone created a fake Facebook account to harass teachers at the school by posting vulgar posts on the school's Facebook page between 2 and 3 p.m. Jan. 9. There is a possible suspect and the school wishes to prosecute.


Driver taken to hospital: A 64-year-old Cuyahoga Falls woman was cited for right of way left turn after a crash on Jan. 6. According to the report, a 27-year-old Akron woman was traveling westbound on Portage Trail in the curb lane around 8:13 a.m. The Falls woman was stopped eastbound on Portage Trail at Tenth Street in the center lane. She then proceeded to turn left and was struck by the Akron woman (both had the green light). The Akron woman was taken to Akron General Hospital with non-incapacitating injuries. The Falls woman was treated at the scene by EMS for possible injuries. A 2-year-old male passenger in her car was not injured. Both vehicles were disabled.



Man says identity used by someone else in attempt to obtain credit: A village resident on Jan. 12 reported someone attempted to use his identity in an attempt to obtain several credit cards. On Jan. 9, a store representative contacted the man to report that someone had tried to open a credit card using his identification information. On Jan. 11, the man's wife received a message from the credit department at another store reporting another attempt to use her husband's personal identification information to obtain credit. His wife called the bank that oversees the credit application for the store in question. According to the report, the bank confirmed an attempt to fraudulently obtain credit. The man called his identity theft protection service, which confirmed several attempts through three different companies. The man's Social Security Number, cellphone and residential phone numbers were all compromised, according to the report. The man reported he had received one credit card that he had not applied for. The man told police he is closing the fraudulent accounts and resettling his passwords. Police do not have any leads or suspects in the case.

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