Computer, chainsaw taken in burglary
by GREG KAYLOR Banner Staff Writer
Feb 06, 2014 | 1080 views | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend | print


A laptop computer containing special learning software was taken during a reported vehicle burglary while it was parked at an Arrowhead Lane home.

According to a report filed by deputy Cru Ross, Jimmy Wall said someone shattered a window to gain entry to his minivan.

A Dell laptop and Husquvarna chainsaw were taken from the van.

The software loaded onto the computer was specifically designed for Wall’s daughter’s needs, according to the report.

The computer was valued at $400. The chainsaw was valued at $150.

Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $400.

Investigation has been turned over to the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division.

- Deputy Cordus Waller filed a burglary report for a Bucks Pocket Road resident.

Ernest Thompson reported someone took a Briggs & Stratton generator and well piping materials.

Waller noted the theft was reported Tuesday.

Damage was also noted on the water pipes leading to the well. A trailer on Thompson’s property was also broken into, but nothing was discovered missing although damage was reported.

Total loss was estimated at $700.

- Two outbuildings and a house were burglarized at a Strawhill Road property, and the incident was reported to officials earlier this week.

Deputy Cru Ross filed a report for Richard Conner, who takes care of his father’s house and property.

According to the report, there were no signs of forced entry to the residence but a 27-inch TV was missing from the house.

Locks had been cut from two outbuildings where two air compressors, garden tools and other items were taken.

Investigation is being conducted by BCSO’s Criminal Investigations Division.