POLICE BLOTTER


Delaware police report:

Dogs were running without leashes Tuesday night in the area of West Lincoln Avenue. The dogs were gone when officers arrived.

A purse was stolen from a vehicle parked on North Washington Street overnight Monday.

Multiple items were stolen from a vehicle overnight Tuesday while it was parked on High Street. Police report the value of the items stolen qualifies the incident as a felony theft. An investigation is pending.

A car was pulled over for a traffic violation Wednesday night in the area of London Road and Noble Street. The driver was found to be intoxicated and taken into custody for driving under the influence. On the way to the Delaware County Jail, she made statements indicating that she would harm herself. She was instead transported to Grady Memorial Hospital and given a mental health evaluation.

A couple from Iowa was arrested for shoplifting at Kohl’s on Sunbury Road Wednesday night. The couple was charged with theft and taken to the Delaware County Jail.

A vehicle stolen from Fairmont, West Virginia, was recovered in Delaware Wednesday night. Police found the vehicle behind a residence on North Sandusky Street. An investigation has begun.