Police blotter for Aug. 27

  • Posted: Monday, August 26, 2013 9:05 p.m.

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

A 51-year-old Aiken man was detained for shoplifting on Friday after he allegedly took three packs of meat from a store on York Street without paying, then fled on a bicycle.

A 58-year-old Windsor woman was detained for shoplifting on Friday after she tried to conceal and take several items from a store on Whiskey Road without paying.

Two teenage boys were detained for third-degree assault and battery on Friday after they were caught fighting at the South Aiken High School football game.

A Dallas, Texas, man was detained for simple possession of marijuana, open container and loud music on Saturday after an officer confronted him in the parking lot of a gas station on East Pine Log Road because of the loud music coming from his vehicle. The officer observed an open can of beer in the cup holder, and the suspect admitted to having marijuana on him after the officer asked if he was in possession of any drugs.

A 34-year-old Aiken man was detained for shoplifting on Saturday after he allegedly cut items from packaging inside a store on Whiskey Road, then tried to conceal the items and take them without paying.

A burglary was reported at a home on Alfred Street on Monday. The owner reported a television, a video game system and games missing.

Officers responded to a burglar alarm at a home on Schroder Avenue on Sunday. The home appeared to be ransacked, but nothing appeared to be missing.

A vehicle break-in was reported on Aldrich Street on Sunday.

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

A burglary was reported at a home on Tanglewood Drive in North Augusta on Friday. The owner reported a television, a Blu Ray player, a laser plane, a drill and a car stereo missing.

Burglaries were reported on Myrtle Street in Warrenville, Ascauga Lake Road in Graniteville, Hathaway Bridge Road in Aiken, Bryant Avenue in North Augusta, Ann Drive in New Ellenton, Plain Street in Batesburg, Iroquois Street in Aiken, Zoe Lane in Wagener, Wexford Mill Drive in Wagener, Water Oak Drive in Windsor and Redcliffe Road in Beech Island.

A vehicle was reported stolen from Old 96 Indian Trail in Batesburg on Saturday.

A vehicle break-in was reported on Amos Court in North Augusta on Sunday.

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