Police calls as of noon Friday, Dec. 20 from the Lima Police Department and Delphos Police Department:
900 block of Richie Avenue, Lima — A 51-year-old man reported to police on Wednesday that someone broke into his home while he was away. Someone stole two chain saws and an 8-month old pit bull that was caged in the basement.
1200 block of S.Bredeick Street, Delphos — At 10 a.m. Tuesday officers spoke with the victim of a burglary at his residence. Someone had entered his residence and took a small amount of cash. The police department has a possible suspect.
251 Elida Road, Delphos — Officers were dispatched at 5:48 p.m. Wednesday to Dollar General for a shoplifting complaint. The store manager advised he witnessed a 43-year-old man concealing items inside his clothing. Officers viewed video footage of the theft and were able to positively identify the suspect.
800 block of West Skinner Street, Delphos — Officers were dispatched at 7:51 p.m. Wednesday regarding a burglary. The victim said someone entered her residence and took a small amount of jewelry. Police have a possible suspect and the Detective Bureau will be following up on this investigation.
People charged with misdemeanor offenses are not identified in this column, but are identified through published court dispositions. This column is only a sample of available reports.