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Delaware: Neighborhood's banner nabbed

A banner at the entrance of the Northwest neighborhood was reported stolen to Delaware police last week.

The neighborhood association told police June 28 that the sign, which was hanging on a utility pole at the intersection of West Heffner and North Franklin streets, went missing at the beginning of June. The sign was valued at $100, according to reports.

In other recent Delaware police reports:

* Between 10 p.m. June 25 and 5:15 p.m. June 26, a bicycle and bicycle parts valued at $400 were stolen from a garage in the 200 block of South Sandusky Street, according to police reports.

* A license plate was reported stolen June 25 from a boat trailer parked at a home in the 600 block of Boulder Drive.

* Police were called June 29 to the first block of Orchard Heights Street to investigate a theft from a vehicle. Reports said that between 6:30 and 11 p.m. that day, a purse containing $250 in cash and $25 worth of makeup was taken from the vehicle that was parked in a driveway.

* A resident of the 200 block of South Liberty Street reported June 30 that his identity had been stolen and $220 had been taken from his bank account.