- On 8/9/2017 a deputy was dispatched to J & M Sales on ST RTE 703 in Jefferson Township for a report of a breaking and entering and theft from the business. The following was stolen: multiple vaporizer kits, two (2) HP laptop computers, and money. This is believed to have taken place between 8:19 PM on 8/8/17 and 9:00 AM on 8/9/17.
- On 7/23/2017 a deputy responded to a residence in Franklin Township on ST RTE 219 for a report of a stolen lawn mower. Stolen from behind the shed on the property was a newer John Deere Z 355 ZTrack, zero turn lawn mower that had a black hitch on the back. The mower was stolen sometime between 9:00 PM on 7/22/17 and 3:00 PM on 7/23/17.
- On 7/03/17 a deputy was dispatched to the Mercer County Fairgrounds in regards to property damage. There was spray paint damage on the far east side of the grandstands. There were initials and profanity painted in white paint on the east wall and wooden bench seats. There was also small round paint marks on the new steps leading down to the ground area of the grandstands. Some of the markings were the initials CLD (with a heart) and AMM (with a heart). It is unknown when this exactly happened, but believe it took place within the last few weeks.
If you have any information on these cases, you are asked to please contact the Detectives Division of the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office by calling the Tip Line at 567-890-8477. Or leave anonymous tip here.