Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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December 4, 2012

Several thefts reported to APD

ASHLAND — The following information was taken from Ashland Police Department reports:


An account holder at Ashland Credit Union had his identity information stolen and the thief used the information to steal $118, 347 from his account.

A resident of the 3100 block of Roberts Drive reported the theft of three bicycles from her back porch.

A resident of the 2600 block of Lincoln Avenue reported the theft of jewelry worth $1,850 by a former member of the household.

A resident of the 1700 block of Clements Drive reported the theft of a stone monument to Joey Cantrell from her front yard.

Belk reported a man taking merchandise from a display table and returning it for a $91.15 gift card. The suspect had not purchased the item.

A resident of the 2500 block of Elm Street reported the theft of a flatscreen TV and a digital camera, which was later pawned at Tri-State Pawn. The value of the stolen items was $1,700.

A woman told police someone stole her purse and wallet from her car on Winchester Avenue. The thief broke the car window out to get the purse.

A woman told police someone stole her leather jacket worth $300.

A woman told police someone stole her purse and its contents, worth $550, from her unlocked car.

Mansbach Metal reported three men loaded an elevator weight into a boat and headed down the river toward the boat dock. Police have three witnesses.

Criminal mischief

A resident of the 1600 block of Belmont Street reported damage to a back door resulting from someone trying to break in.

A resident of the 2200 block of Smith Street reported someone broke the rear window of her car.

A resident of the 3100 block of Bath Avenue reported someone broke a window at his home.


Walmart reported merchandise worth $133 stolen. Police have two suspects.

Walmart reported merchandise worth $239 stolen. Police have a suspect.

Marijuana possession

Police arrested a woman for possession of marijuana after finding two bags of the substance.

MIKE JAMES can be reached at mjames@dailyindependent.com or (606) 326-2652.

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