POLICE BLOTTER


Delaware police report:

An intoxicated man was lying on the sidewalk in the front yard of a home on High Street Friday afternoon. Police spoke to the man and observed him to be “highly intoxicated” and unable to take care of himself. He was arrested, charged with disorderly conduct and taken to the Delaware County Jail.

A caller reported that someone was driving with an open container of alcohol Sunday morning at the Speedway on London Road. Police located the car in the parking lot and also detected an odor of marijuana. The driver told police he had a marijuana cigarette in the ashtray. He was issued a summons for open container and possession of marijuana.

A 7-year-old child was reportedly left home alone recently, a party reported to officers at police headquarters Saturday morning. The party said the 7-year-old was left home alone a week ago with no means of communication or supervision. A report was forwarded to Delaware County Job and Family Services.

A Nativity scene was stolen from a front porch of a home on Muirwood Village Drive Friday. Police have no suspects.