-Pennsylvania State Police are investigating an alleged theft by deception that occurred at Wal-Mart in Oil Creek Township at 5 p.m. Feb. 28. An undisclosed male suspect reportedly returned three counterfeit items for approximately $200 in cash. No further details were released.
-Someone removed four to five bags of cans from a property on Espy Road, North Shenango Township, sometime between 7 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. on March 1.
-Someone entered a Gherton Road, Summit Township, residence through an unlocked door between 1 and 9:45 a.m. on March 1 and dumped bags of garbage stored inside the home within a bedroom. Four tires on the victim’s vehicle were also flattened.
-Someone broke into a cottage on Woodland Road, North Shenango Township, sometime between Dec. 20 and March 2 and took a DVD player and numerous bottles of alcohol. Anyone with information is asked to contact Meadville state police at 332-6911.