Allen County Sheriff release February crime report

LIMA — The Allen County Sheriff’s Office investigated 15 cases of assault, 34 thefts, seven cases of burglary/breaking and entering, two cases of robbery and six motor vehicle thefts during February, according to a report released by the office.

Of the 15 assaults to which deputies responded, six were to locations with a Lima address, seven were in Elida and two were in Lafayette. The two robberies investigated were in Lima and Elida.

Two burglaries and/or breaking and entering incidents each were investigated in Lima, Elida and Lafayette, with one such incident in Spencerville. Three motor vehicle thefts occurred locations with Lima addresses, with one each in Spencerville, Elida and Cairo.

Of the 34 theft incidents investigated by deputies, the breakdown by mailing address included Lima, 24; Elida, eight; Beaverdam, one; and Lafayette, one.