Woman Leaves Ollie's Bargain Outlet With 'Purse Bulging' With Games: Crime Blotter

The following information was supplied by the North Canton Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.

Someone stole about 20 video games valued at a total of $250 from Ollie's Bargain Outlet about 7:40 p.m. Jan. 10. According to the North Canton police report, the woman "entered Ollie's with an empty purse and exited with her purse bulging." 

Several guns stolen from Clinton Avenue home

Someone stole a Derringer pistol, six semi-automatic pistols, two revolvers and a shotgun, all worth $3,759, from a home in the 1200 block of Clinton Avenue SE between noon and 3:30 p.m. Jan. 21. 

Cellphone stolen on North Canton bus

Someone stole a $50 cellphone from a passenger on a North Canton City School bus between 2:30 p.m. and 3:10 p.m. Jan. 22. The police report listed the victim as a Uniontown woman in her 40s. 

Burglar steals TV, Playstation and games

A 40-inch flat-screen TV, Sony Playstation 3 and two video games valued at $620 were stolen from a home in the 200 block of Rose Lane Street SE between 8:15 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. Jan. 22.

Man steals razors, cigars from drugstore

A man walked out of the South Main Street Walgreens without paying for five Gillette razors and a pack of cigars, totaling $98. The theft took place at 11:23 a.m. Jan. 24. 

Ex makes bogus Facebook account

A woman living in the 500 block of East Maple Street told police her soon-to-be ex-husband opened a bogus Facebook account last month using her name, photo and birth date. The incident was classified as identity fraud.

Questions about today's North Canton police blotter? Email North Canton Patch Editor Morgan Day at Morgan.Day@patch.com


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