City of Cuyahoga Falls
Purse missing: An Akron woman reported someone stole her purse from a restaurant in the 1200 block of West Steels Corners Road at 9 p.m. June 3. The purse contained $60 in cash, a smartphone and a set of car keys. The estimated value of the items is $1,330, according to the report. There is a suspect, police said.
City man arrested: A 27-year-old Cuyahoga Falls man was arrested and charged with public indecency after police found him inside his vehicle masturbating in a public parking lot outside a convenience store in the 3900 block of State Road at 7:35 p.m. on June 4. Incidental to the arrest, officers found two $20 bills with a white powdery residue. Tests on the residue could lead to drug charges, the report said. Police said this case has not been connected to any other reports of public indecency at this time.
Report made: A Cuyahoga Falls woman reported encountering a man who was masturbating and attempting to talk to her while she was putting her groceries into her vehicle in the parking lot of a grocery store in the 2600 block of State Road at 10:30 p.m. May 31. The woman declined prosecution. There were no leads or suspects.
PROTECTION ORDER VIOLATION, BURGLARY, ESCAPE
Man arrested, escapes: A 38-year-old Akron man was arrested and charged with violation of a protection order, a third-degree felony, and possession of a controlled substance, a fifth-degree felony, after police found he was in violation of a protection order filed by a Cuyahoga Falls woman at 2:07 p.m. June 4. He was found in the vicinity of her residence with a pair of binoculars, the report said. During the course of the investigation, he was found to be in possession of suspected methamphetamine. The woman then reported at 3:19 p.m. someone broke into her house by prying the front door and breaking the front door window. Because the woman was not present at the time of the report, it was not known if anything was taken. There are leads. The Akron man was later charged at 9:58 p.m. with felony escape after he failed to return to the city jail after being granted a medical furlough for treatment at Akron General Hospital. He was transferred to the hospital by Falls Fire, the police report said. Police said on June 7 the man has not been caught.
RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY, PARAPHERNALIA
Car not his: A 28-year-old Akron man was arrested and charged with receiving stolen property, a felony, and possession of marijuana paraphernalia, a minor misdemeanor, after he was found driving a car that was reported stolen at 9:01 p.m. June 3. Marijuana drug paraphernalia was found in the vehicle, according to the report.
OVERDOSE, DRUG ABUSE INSTRUMENTS
Needle found in hand: A 34-year-old Fourth Street man was found unresponsive on his kitchen floor. Falls Fire revived him with Narcan and transported him to Western Reserve Hospital. A possession of drug abuse instruments charge was filed because a needle was found in the man's left hand and a spoon with residue and a white paper bindle with an unknown white powder was found in plain view on top of a dresser, according to the report. The bindle and powder was sent to BCI for testing.
Cleans up, grabs a bite: A resident of the 2000 block of Bailey Road reported someone broke into her residence, damaging three windows, a back door and back screen door between 3 p.m. May 26 and 12:01 a.m. June 3. According to the report, the burglar cleaned up any debris or mess that may have been caused by the break-in and took some food from the kitchen. The detached garage was entered and a $400 men's bike was taken. Total loss was estimated at $450. Damage was estimated at $2,000. There is a suspect, the report said.
Village of Silver Lake
Damaging reported: The village service department reported someone damaged the electrical box on the pole located on the north side of Christmas Tree Island at Hastings and Silver Lake Boulevard sometime between midnight May 28 and 12:30 p.m. May 31. The box is still attached by the wires, but detached from the pole, according to the report.