The Richmond Register


October 8, 2013

Man charged in Berea park concession stand burglary



• A resident in the 100 block of Adams Street reported Saturday that a 4x8 trailer was stolen from his residence. Estimated loss: $990.

• A resident in the 100 block of Lorraine Court reported Thursday that her purse was stolen from her vehicle during the night.

• Officers were called Oct. 2 to Big Hill Road near Indian Fort Theater in reference to property damage. The victim stated that two windows were broken out of a trackhoe. Estimated loss: $1,000.

• A resident in the 100 block of Adams Street reported Sept. 29 that his lawn mower had been stolen. Estimated loss: $1,500.

• A resident in the 200 block of Boone Street reported Sept. 29 that a backpack was stolen with several items inside. She stated that her roommates had a party with approximately 100 people and her backpack was stolen from inside the residence. Estimated loss: $710.


Misdemeanor arrests

From Sept. 27 to Saturday, officers with the Berea Police Department made the following misdemeanor arrests:

• One person for operating a motor vehicle under the influence (first offense)

• One person for shoplifting from Walmart ($44.38).

• One person for shoplifting and criminal trespass at Walmart.

• One person for public intoxication.

• One person for operating a motor vehicle under the influence (second offense) and disorderly conduct.

• One person for shoplifting from Morgan’s Discount ($137.69).

Anyone with information about these cases is asked to call the Berea Police Department at 986-8456.

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