Blotter for July 31

  • Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2013 12:12 a.m.

According to reports provided by the Aiken Department of Public Safety:

A 57-year-old Aiken man was detained for driving under the influence on Sunday after a motorist alerted authorities of a possibly impaired driver on Whiskey Road. The man exhibited signs of intoxication and was arrested after failing multiple field sobriety tests.

Two unknown men reportedly jumped out of a taxi cab and ran without paying for the $25 after the cab dropped them off at their location.

An air conditioner unit was reported missing from a home on Kershaw Street on Monday.

According to reports provided by the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office:

A burglary was reported on Chickasaw Drive in North Augusta on Monday. The owner reported a firearm and a laptop missing.

Additional burglaries were reported on Jefferson Davis Highway in Beech Island on Monday and Gilmore Avenue in North Augusta on Monday.

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