Blotter for June 17

  • Posted: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.
    UPDATED: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 5:46 a.m.

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

An Aiken man reported on Friday that his estranged wife fraudulently used his bank card to make a mortgage payment.

An Aiken man reported on Friday that he found a BB gun in the front yard of his Marlboro Street home.

A 72-year-old Aiken man reported his firearm stolen from his wheelchair while he was shopping in a store on Whiskey Road on Friday.

A 52-year-old New Ellenton man was detained for disorderly conduct on Friday after he was found passed out at a gas station on Hampton Avenue. The man smelled of alcohol and exhibited signs of intoxication.

A 21-year-old Aiken man was detained for shoplifting on Friday after he tried to take $100 in items from a store on Richland Avenue without paying.

A 42-year-old Wagener woman was detained for shoplifting on Saturday after she tried to take $50 in merchandise from a store on Whiskey Road without paying.

A 21-year-old Jackson man was detained for shoplifting on Saturday after he tried to take several cases of beer from a store on Richland Avenue without paying.

A 44-year-old Aiken man was detained for driving under the influence on Sunday after being pulled over during a traffic checkpoint on Whiskey Road. The man smelled of alcohol and exhibited signs of intoxication. He was taken into custody after failing multiple field sobriety tests and provided a breath sample that yielded a .23 percent blood-alcohol content.

A 64-year-old Aiken man was detained for criminal domestic violence on Sunday after he pointed a knife at his wife following an argument that was prompted by her asking him to mow the grass.

Warrants will be obtained for a 19-year-old Aiken man who allegedly slapped his ex-girlfriend in the face, knocked her to the ground and took her purse while she was at a park.

A 21-year-old Edgefield woman was detained for shoplifting on Sunday after she tried to take $220 in items from a store on Richland Avenue without paying.

Burglaries were reported on Kershaw Street, Alfred Street and Jehossee Drive.

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

A 52-year-old Monetta woman was detained for criminal domestic violence on Saturday after she assaulted her boyfriend following an argument over a cigarette lighter, shoes and where they were sleeping in the bed.

Two unknown women and an unknown man used counterfeit $100 bills to purchase several money cards at a store on Harvey Court in Aiken on Sunday.

An unknown woman shoplifted flip-flops and hair dye from a store on Jefferson Davis Highway in Warrenville on Sunday.

A burglary was reported at a home on Condor Court in Warrenville on Saturday. Seven pieces of baked chicken were reported missing.

Additional burglaries were reported on Roys Pond Road in Wagener, Hutto Pond Road in Aiken, Pine Log Road in Warrenville, Mohawk Street in Aiken, North Lee Street in Wagener, Bettis Academy Road in Graniteville and Oak Street in Gloverville.

A dirt bike was reported stolen from Norris View Road in Warrenville on Friday.

A lawn mower was reported stolen from Carmel Street in North Augusta on Saturday.

Vehicles were reported stolen from Valley Drive in Aiken, Winding Trail Road in Graniteville and Redds Branch Road in Aiken.

A vehicle break-in was reported on Steinek Drive in Jackson on Saturday. The owner reported a CD player missing from the vehicle, which was unlocked.

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