Johnstown Independent

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Windows broken out at middle school, Cellar Lumber Barn

Johnstown police recently responded to vandalism reports involving broken windows at a school and former business.

A window was broken out at Adams Middle School, 85 W. Maple St., according to a vandalism report received at 12:09 p.m. Jan. 6.

An East Pratt Street resident reported that someone driving a white box truck pulled up to the old Cellar Lumber Barn and broke out two windows at 4:25 p.m. Jan. 1.

In other Johnstown police incident reports:

* A resident in the first block of West College Street reported a male lying in her flower bed at 1:02 a.m. Jan. 1. The man was dropped off at a sober relative's home on West Jersey Street, according to reports.

* A black Honda Civic was traveling at a high rate of speed from Utica just past Northridge High School, according to a report received at 4:20 p.m. Jan. 7.

* A resident in the 100 block of West Jersey Street filed a complaint at 3:27 p.m. Jan. 7 about harassment via Facebook and texting.

* A Stonehedge Row Drive resident reported identity theft via multiple cards, according to a report received at 3:09 p.m. Jan. 2.

* A Briarwood Drive resident reported at 10:50 p.m. Jan. 6 that a neighbor's smoke alarm had been sounding for 8-9 minutes. A key holder checked the home, and it was OK, according to reports.

* A resident on Maple Street reported that her juvenile daughter was being unruly, throwing items at her and slamming doors. The incident was reported at 1:42 p.m. Jan. 6.

* Two drive-offs, involving $25 and $20 in gasoline, were reported at 10:04 a.m. Jan. 6 at Circle K, 8 N. Main St.

* Loud music and yelling were reported by a resident in the first block of East Coshocton Street at 11:13 p.m. Jan. 5. The resident lowered the volume, according to reports.

* An argument was reported at 8:13 p.m. Jan. 4 at South Williams Street and Briarwood Drive, according to a report.

* A vehicle's horn was sounding for an hour in the first block of South Main Street, according to a report received at 12:23 a.m. Jan. 4. Contact was made with the owner, who silenced the horn, according to reports.

* Four boys were ringing neighbors' doorbells and heading down Benedict Drive on foot, according to a report received at 9:40 p.m. Jan. 2.