— Police checked the doors and windows at East Of Chicago at 3:57 a.m. Friday when an alarm sounded. A delivery truck was parked next to the building and police discussed the possibility the driver had accidentally set off the alarm.

— During a traffic stop at 6:31 p.m. Thursday, Ashlei R. Conkle, 24, Fink Road, Kensington, seemed agitated and nervous. After speaking with her and her passenger, Cody A. Lawson, police had conflicting stories about the owner of a bag in the vehicle. Police said they were calling a K-9, but Lawson said he did not want the dog jumping on his car and scratching it. Instead, he said police could search the vehicle. Police found multiple pills inside plastic wrap and a blue glass pipe with residue inside. Conkle was charged with drug paraphernalia and the pills will be sent to the lab for testing.

St. Clair Township

— Albert Hayter, Artistic Drive, reported at 9:17 a.m. Wednesday there were five solar lights missing along with the low voltage transformers for the other lights. He was unsure who may have been responsible.


— Lisbon firefighters responded to a tree down on McAllister Road blocking the roadway at 10:12 a.m. Friday.

West Point

— A pole was reported struck by lightning on state Route 45 heading into Wellsville prompting a call to West Point firefighters at 11:05 p.m. Thursday.


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