Blotter for July 4
According to reports provided by the Aiken Department of Public Safety:
A 50-year-old Aiken man was detained for disorderly conduct on Wednesday after allegedly riding a bicycle around a park in Gem Lakes and yelling profanity at children. The man was later determined to be intoxicated.
An Aiken woman reported on Wednesday that an unknown person keyed her vehicle repeatedly while it was parked outside her home on Eclipse Loop.
A 36-year-old Aiken woman reported financial transaction card fraud on Wednesday after an unknown person used her card in three transactions in California.
An unknown man shoplifted several girls clothing items from a store in Aiken Mall on Wednesday.
A vehicle break-in was reported on Monterey Drive on Wednesday.
According to reports provided by the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office:
A 52-year-old Warrenville man was detained for disorderly conduct on Wednesday after he was found sleeping on the ground on Happiness Lane with his pants around his feet and wearing no underwear. The man smelled of alcohol and exhibited signs of intoxication.
A 27-year-old Graniteville woman reported on Wednesday that an unknown person took her ashtray from her front porch and set a plastic table outside her home on fire.
A 58-year-old Aiken man was detained for disorderly conduct on Wednesday after he was found stumbling on the side of Columbia Highway. The man smelled strongly of alcohol and admitted to consuming alcohol recently.
A 66-year-old North Augusta man reported financial transaction card fraud on Wednesday after an unknown person made a $158 transaction on his card without his permission.
A 34-year-old Ridge Spring woman was detained for shoplifting on Wednesday after she tried to take several items from a store on Harvey Court in Aiken without paying.
A burglary was reported at a home on Jacob Drive in North Augusta on Wednesday. The owner reported electronics missing.
Additional burglaries were reported on Hillview Drive in Graniteville, Golf Course Road in Warrenville, Drennan Drive in Warrenville, Kissing Creek Run in Graniteville and Legion Road in Warrenville.
Vehicles were reported stolen from Millwood Drive in Salley and Hibiscus Place in North Augusta.