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SPRINGFIELD

Warrants requested on domestic suspect

Arrest warrants for domestic violence, assault and aggravated burglary were requested on a 26-year-old man Thursday afternoon.

According to a Springfield police report, the man broke into the home of a 25-year-old woman who knows, tackled her and stole her phone. She signed a probable cause statement. STAFF REPORT

SPRINGFIELD

Textbooks stolen from Clark State book store

Textbooks, valued at more than $900, were reported stolen from the Clark State Community Book Store during separate incidents Wednesday and Thursday, according to Springfield police reports.

Security video showed the same man concealing books and leaving the store between 10:15 and 10:45 a.m. Thursday and about 3:50 p.m. Wednesday. STAFF REPORT

BETHEL TWP.

Man jailed on domestic charge

Johnny T. Thompson, 47, of 256 Stratmore St., was placed in Clark County Jail on charges of domestic violence and assault early Thursday morning.

According to a Clark County sheriff’s report, Thompson struck a teenage girl he knows in the face between 5:30 and 6 p.m. at his home, leaving a visible mark and bruise. STAFF REPORT

THEFT

A car stereo, valued at $600, was reported stolen between 4 p.m. Wednesday and 2:15 p.m. Thursday from an unlocked vehicle in the 700 block of East Cecil Street. STAFF REPORT


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