Underage drinking: An 18-year-old Solon woman was charged with operating a vehicle while under the influence and prohibitions Sept. 15 at 3:33 a.m. on Route 14. Police said they stopped the vehicle because the driver allegedly failed to use turn signals. Police said they smelled the odor of an alcoholic beverage on the woman, who had a .04 blood-alcohol count. The woman was also charged with not using a turn signal and driving with expired license plates. Another Solon woman and a Mayfield Heights man, both 18, were also cited for prohibitions. They registered .06 and .05 blood-alcohol counts, respectively.
Possession of marijuana: An 18-year-old Ravenna man was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia Sept. 19 at 12:25 a.m. on Frost Road. Police said they stopped the man's vehicle because it was allegedly traveling 47 mph in a 35 mph zone. Police said they found a hand-rolled foil smoking device with burnt marijuana inside it in the vehicle. No other charges were filed.
OVI arrest: A 26-year-old Wadsworth man was charged with operating a vehicle while under the influence Sept. 17 at 3:32 p.m. on Route 303. Police said they approached the vehicle at a gas station pump following an anonymous call reporting a possible impaired driver. Police said the man was sitting behind the steering wheel with his head was down and his eyes were closed. Appearing confused and disoriented, the man failed field sobriety tests, according to police, who said he refused to take a blood-alcohol test.
Gasoline stolen: A resident reported Sept. 19 at 10:41 a.m. that someone stole about five gallons of gasoline from the gas tank of his vehicle while it was parked on Jade Boulevard sometime the previous night. The cost of the stolen gas was about $16.50. No items were reported taken from the vehicle. Police are investigating.
Merchandise taken: Store personnel at a Singletary Drive business reported Sept. 17 at 12:26 a.m. that a male was seen leaving the business with a shopping cart full of items. Store personnel reported the male returned to the store and began reloading the cart with merchandise. After being approached by store employees, the male ran from the store, leaving the second cart and its contents behind. The male was not caught. Store personnel are trying to determine what was stolen. Police are investigating.
Cellphone stolen: Police responded Sept. 16 at 2:38 p.m. at a Route 14 business following a report of theft. Store personnel reported a male took a $500 cellphone without paying for it and left the store. Police said they will check a store surveillance video for suspects.