On 6-29-14 the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence in Franklin Township for the theft of a yellow Cub Cadet walk behind lawn mower. Deputies found the lawn mower to have been taken from the residence between the hours of 9:00PM June 28th and 6:00AM June 29th.
On 7-1-14 Deputies took a report of a stolen riding lawn mower from a residence in Jefferson Township. The mower is a yellow riding Cub Cadet LTX mower with an uneven deck. It is believed to have been taken from the property between the evening of June 28th and 8:30AM July 1st.
On 07-10-2014 a deputy was called to numerous residences in the Northern portion of Mercer County in regards to property damage. The deputy responded to (18) different residences on Wabash Rd., SR 117, Hamilton Rd., and Tomlinson Rd. A report was completed on damage to (18) mailboxes, (1) newspaper box, and (2) marker posts. The mailboxes appeared to have been struck by a sharp object and many of them had their flag removed. The incident is believed to have occurred between the evening of 07-09-14 and the morning of 07-10-14.
A 2005 Chevy Cobalt, white in color with the front grill missing and some black marks/scratches on the front bumper was stolen from the driveway of a residence in Franklin Township. It was last seen on 7-12-14 at about 10:00PM and found missing on 7-13-14 at about 8:00AM. The vehicle has Ohio plates, EWG-9486.
If you have any information on these cases, you are asked to please contact the Detectives Division of the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office by calling the Tip Line at 567-890-8477. Or leave anonymous tip here.