Jan. 5 to Jan. 6: Second-degree burglary, 7600 block of East Battle Grove Road
Between 8 a.m. on Jan. 5 and 10 a.m. on Jan. 6, an unknown suspect cut the victim's fence and then cut the lock to enter a shed. Lawn equipment was taken.
Jan. 3: 2800 block of Plainfield Road
At 8:34 p.m., a man reported that his shotgun had been taken from his home. The victim does not know when the gun was taken. He checked his weapon after he received a phone call from someone telling him that a similar gun was for sale.
Jan. 1: First-degree assault, 8100 block of Gray Haven Road
At 12:45 a.m., a man went outside when he heard a family member arguing with two men. There was a physical altercation between the victim and the suspects, and the victim received injuries requiring treatment at a local hospital. The suspects fled on foot, but returned to the scene and were identified by officers. The incident remains under investigation.
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