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Car reported stolen from Washington Street


A car worth $2,000 was stolen at 12:16 p.m. Jan. 12 while it was parked outside a residence in the first block of South Washington Street, Delaware police said.

A Delaware man reported someone cut his phone line between 3 and 4 a.m. Jan. 14 in the 100 block of Toledo Street.

A downspout was stolen at 11:04 p.m. Jan. 14 from a residence in the first block of South Franklin Street, police said.

The victim reported the property was stolen from the exterior of his residence by two unidentified males.

A Delaware woman said her car was scratched with a key between 3 p.m. Jan. 14 and 3 p.m. Jan. 15 while it was parked in the 200 block of East Central Avenue.

A Delaware man said various electronics were stolen between 4 and 8:45 p.m. Jan. 15 from his residence in the first block of Delta Street.

Stolen items include two TVs, two video-game consoles and various peripheral devices, according to reports.

An MP3 player worth $100 was stolen between 11:30 p.m. Jan. 9 and 6 a.m. Jan. 10 from a car parked in the 400 block of Magnolia Drive, police said.

An unknown thief entered the unlocked vehicle during the night and took the property, reports said.

Sheriff's reports

A watch worth $4,700 was stolen at 11:51 p.m. Jan. 9 from a residence in the 5600 block of Whispering Ridge Drive in Galena, Delaware County Sheriff's reports said.

A total of $14,219 in cash was stolen between 8 a.m. Jan. 1 and 2:40 p.m. Jan. 8 from a business in the 7700 block of state Route 37, according to sheriff's reports.

Property worth $4,500 was stolen between noon and 2 p.m. Jan. 1 from a resident in the 1800 block of state Route 37, reports said.

The victim reported someone broke in and stole a TV, a Blu-ray player, a laptop computer and $1,700 in cash.

A total of $1,150 in cash was stolen between Nov. 27 and Jan. 7 from a residence in the 3000 block of Summerview Place in Galena, according to reports.

Audio equipment worth $325 was stolen between 6 p.m. Dec. 15 and 1:45 p.m. Jan. 3 from a residence in the 11700 block of Beacom Road in Sunbury, the sheriff's office said.

Stolen property includes a set of speakers, an amp and various wires.

A Delaware woman said someone broke out the window of her front door about 10 p.m. Jan. 4 at her residence in the 7500 block of Dublin Road.

Damages were estimated at $400, reports said.