Damage to home, car reported: A resident of the 1000 block of Tallmadge Road reported someone smashed out the front window of her apartment and damaged the driver's side doors of her car at 5:30 a.m. April 3. There are no leads or suspects. Damages were estimated at $1,300.
ENDANGERING CHILDREN, WEAPONS WHILE INTOXICATED, CARRYING CONCEALED WEAPONS, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
Child's mother arrested: A 43-year-old Bowerston woman was arrested and charged with endangering children, weapons while intoxicated, carrying concealed weapons and drug paraphernalia after police say they found her overdosing on a suspected narcotic while her juvenile daughter was with her at a department store in the 400 block of Howe Avenue at 8:50 p.m. March 31. While conducting a search incidental to her arrest, police found the woman had a loaded .38 caliber handgun, a digital scale, a straw with a suspected narcotic residue and bindles with suspected opiates.
Game system missing: A resident of the 2400 block of State Road reported someone entered his unlocked apartment and stole a video game system, two controllers and two games between 11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. March 31. His loss was $480. There are suspects. No arrest had been made as of April 5.
Convenient crime: A resident of the 2600 block of Elmwood Street reported someone entered his home through an unlocked door while the resident was sleeping upstairs between 8:03 p.m. March 24 and 10 a.m. March 25 and stole a ring and prescription medications from a small locked fire box in the living room. Police said the intruder opened the box with the key which was lying on the coffee table. It is not known how many pills were in the box. The estimated loss is $70. There are no leads or suspects.
Victim felt threatened: A 28-year-old Akron man was charged with aggravated menacing after a Cuyahoga Falls woman said he told her "she and her daughter will be dead" in a video call on March 31 around noon. A warrant was issued for his arrest.
Kids left in car: A 26-year-old Copley resident was arrested and charged with two counts of endangering children after another Copley man reported he left his two juvenile children, ages 1 and 2, unattended in his vehicle at Riverfront Parkway and Front Street while he went into his place of business from 10:50-11:08 a.m. March 31.
RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY, IMPROPER HANDLING OF FIREARM IN MOTOR VEHICLE, DRUG TRAFFICKING
Stolen gun found in car: While a 39-year-old Akron man was being arrested for OVI after being stopped at May Avenue and Meriline Street at 1:21 a.m. March 31 for a traffic violation, an officer found a loaded .38 caliber revolver in a Crown Royal bag in the driver's door. Police determined the handgun was reported stolen out of Akron. Police also found the Crown Royal bag contained four bags of suspected marijuana and a scale.
Debts 'paid' with bad checks: The CEO of a credit union on Graham Road reported a member of the credit union made $207,051 in payments on loans using a closed account from July 1, 2016, to March 27. The case is under investigation, police said.
BREAKING AND ENTERING
Clumsy intruder gets nothing: The owner of a business in the 700 block of Munroe Falls Avenue reported someone climbed in through a window between 3:30 p.m. March 24 and 9:30 a.m. March 25 and moved things around and knocked things over. Nothing appeared to be missing, the report said. There may be leads, according to the report.
RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
Teen in stolen car arrested: A 16-year-old Akron boy was arrested at Brittain Road and Howe Avenue at 9:06 p.m. March 24 and charged with receiving stolen property, a fifth-degree felony, and drug paraphernalia after he was found driving a stolen car. He was also found with a glass drug pipe. He was taken to juvenile detention.