The Linton Police Department's activity log for Wednesday included two follow-up investigations, one juvenile/delinquent, one drug investigation, two accidents with property damage, one lost and found, one medical/illness, one alarm, five complaints about animals, two assists to other agencies, three thefts, one welfare check/concern, one motor vehicle theft, one domestic dispute, one abandoned vehicle, one community relations detail and four traffic stops.
* April 4 -- An employee at Casey's General Store reported the theft of a pack of cigarettes around 5:21 p.m. when a female came in and attempted to purchase the cigarettes. Her debit card was declined so she went back to a truck to get money, taking the cigarettes with her. But the suspect left without paying. Police were called and located the suspect at 6:45 p.m. The police report states the woman told an officer she was so upset that the card was declined and did not realize she had grabbed the cigarettes. She returned to the store and paid for them around 7 p.m. LPD Cpl. Chad E. Crynes was the investigating officer.
* April 4 -- A family reported an act of vandalism/criminal mischief occurred sometime within the previous week when someone knocked over a stone bench/stool that sat in front of family headstones in Fairview Cemetery. The top stone was broken into two pieces. LPD Officer Karl Jacobshagen was the investigating officer.
* April 5 -- A woman who has an active protective order against her ex-husband reported a violation occurred after she saw him drive by her residence on SE 4th St. LPD Officer Karl Jacobshagen was the investigating officer.
* April 6 -- Police are investigating the report of an auto theft that occurred sometime between 4-7 p.m. at the CVS Pharmacy. A woman said she parked a dark green 1995 Saturn SL1 four-door sedan on the north side of the building, took out the keys and locked the door around 4 p.m. When she returned at 7 p.m., the vehicle was gone. Other items in the vehicle included a purse with a wallet, iPod, identification cards, cash, figure skates and jumper cables. LPD Officer Debbie McDonald was the investigating officer.