Vandalism, theft reports investigated
by By GREG KAYLOR Banner Staff Writer
May 28, 2013 | 1488 views | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend | print

A Goldpoint Drive resident reported someone vandalized his car while it was parked in the driveway at his residence.

According to a report filed by deputy Paul Singleton of the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office, Seth Land said someone broke the rear window from his 1995 Ford Mustang. Land estimated damage at about $315.

- A Waterville community resident reported the theft of equipment from an outbuilding.

Chris Rayburn said someone broke into his garage and took a Poulan saw and a Poulan weed cutter.

The theft was believed to have occurred between May 16 and 20, according to a report filed by deputy Daniel Watson.

The missing power equipment was valued at $200.

- Terry Howard reported the theft of tools from a property for which he is the caretaker.

Bill Neal was listed in a report as the owner of the property.

According to deputy Daniel Watson, Howard said someone entered the attached garage on the Neal property and took a tool box filled with tools.

The tools had been stored on a workbench in the garage.

According to his report, the tools were valued at $100.

- Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting Driver’s License Roadside Safety Checkpoints in Bradley County beginning this weekend.

The checkpoints will be set up in random location in the county.

According to THP officials, checkpoints are an effective means of recognizing the dangers presented to the driving public by motorists who would violate the laws of the state.

All scheduled checkpoints are contingent upon weather conditions and manpower availability.