Blotter for April 26
A 53-year-old Aiken man was detained for disorderly conduct on Wednesday after he was found walking in a parking lot on Whiskey Road with a Powerade bottle containing alcoholic beverage, according to police reports. The man reportedly smelled strongly of alcohol and had slurred speech.
A cargo trailer was reported stolen from Whiskey Road on Wednesday, according to police reports.
A 75-year-old Aiken man reported on Wednesday that someone opened a bank account and obtained a debit card under his name, according to police reports.
A 46-year-old Aiken man was arrested after he tried to take several food items from a store on Whiskey Road on Wednesday without paying, according to police reports. The man almost got away but was detained by several store customers and an employee.
An Aiken woman reported on Thursday that someone threw a rock through a window of her home on Ravenel Street, according to police reports.
The Sheriff’s Office is investigating multiple vehicle break-ins on Wrights Mill Road in Aiken on Wednesday, according to sheriff’s reports.
Vehicle break-ins were also reported on Woodland Drive in Aiken.
The Sheriff’s Office responded to burglaries on Silver Bluff Road in Aiken, New Bridge Road in Aiken, Church Road in Beech Island and Ramsey Road in Jackson.
A 53-year-old Aiken man was detained for driving under the influence on Thursday after he was pulled over by officers on Jefferson Davis Highway in Clearwater for not using a turn signal, according to a sheriff’s report. The man reportedly smelled strongly of alcohol and exhibited signs of intoxication. He was arrested after failing multiple field sobriety tests.