POLICE BLOTTER


Delaware police report:

A suitcase was stolen from a vehicle parked in the 100 block of West Winter Street. The $100 suitcase was later recovered and police located the person responsible but the owner declined to press charges. The case is considered closed.

Valuable items were stolen from a home on Spring Street sometime in the last week. Police spoke to a 59-year-old woman who reported the theft. The investigation is ongoing.

Delaware County officials report:

No one was seriously injured in a traffic crash that closed U.S. 23 Wednesday afternoon in the area of Interstate 270 and State Route 750 but traffic was brought to a halt after both the north and south lanes were closed due to a gas leak. Officials reported that both lanes had reopened by 3:45 p.m.