Delaware police report:
A homemade wood-fired pizza oven, built on a trailer, was stolen from an address in the 700 block of Stratford Drive Wednesday afternoon. The owner told police he left his home in the late morning on Tuesday and, when he returned, the trailer was gone. An investigation is pending. Anyone with information about the stolen oven can contact police at 740-203-1111.
Officers were summoned to International Paper Tuesday morning when a woman reported that a man had made a red mark on her van as she was exiting the business. The suspect was identified as a striking employee and the woman showed police that she had captured the man’s action on video. Officers confronted the man who admitted his behavior. The red mark on the van was rubbed off and did not do serious damage. Police issued the man a summons for criminal mischief.
The pull cord for a lawnmower was severed sometime before Tuesday morning at a home on Lone Pine Drive. The owner reported the name of an acquaintance she had just had a falling out with and believed could be a suspect. An investigation is pending.