Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

May 14, 2013

Police beat: 5/15/13

Kenneth Hart
The Independent

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


‰A woman on Sunday reported a man shoved her to the ground and forcibly removed $1,000 cash from her pocket. The incident occurred at 6:45 p.m. at Bruce Apartments.


‰A resident of the 2600 block of Blackburn Avenue last week reported someone entered his residence and stole jewelry valued at $1,865.


‰A resident of the 3100 block of Duco Court last week reported the theft of a suitcase that had $150 cash in it.

‰Rent-A-Center, 2166 Winchester Ave., on Friday reported a woman had taken a TV and computer, valued at a combined $2,282, her boyfriend had rented from the business and sold them while her boyfriend was in jail.

‰A woman on Friday reported someone took her purse, which had $200 in it, after she accidentally left it hanging on a rack at Goodwill, 2100 Winchester Ave.

‰A woman on Saturday reported someone stole her purse from her vehicle while it was parked at her sister’s house in the 2900 block of Boy Scout Road.

‰A woman on Saturday reported someone broke into her vehicle and stole her purse. The incident occurred in the 1100 block of Winchester Avenue.

‰A resident of the 900 block of 29th Street last week reported the theft of diabetic supplies and a cable converter box, all valued at $902.

Criminal mischief

‰Someone damaged a Kentucky Power service line in the 1500 block of Winchester Avenue on May 7 and left it hanging while still “hot,” the APD said.

‰A woman on Monday reported someone broke out one of her car’s rear windows while it was parked in the 800 block of Gartrell Street.

‰A man on Monday reported someone did about $500 damage to his vehicle with a sharp object while it was parked in the 2800 block of Nolte Street.

KENNETH HART can be reached at khart@dailyindependent.com or (606) 326-2654.