Over $400 worth of tools were reported stolen by a Hopkinsville man this week.
75-year old Wesley Hunt of 421 Hillaire Drive told police yesterday that someone entered his garage and stole $450 worth of power tools including a Task Force 7 tool chest, a roller cart and a tool combo kit.
A suspect description was not provided in the report and police have not released any further information concerning the alleged burglary.
The Hopkinsville Police Department is investigating an alleged case of robbery.
27-year old Pamela White of 1801 Oak Street reported to police yesterday that on Monday three unknown black males forced their way into her residence and two of the suspects waived pistols at her and her husband and then stole money from her and then fled the scene.
According to the report, an undisclosed amount of money was taken and police say the case remains open and officers are pursuing all leads concerning the alleged robbery.
The official report on yesterday’s house fire on Maplewood Street has been released by the Hopkinsville Fire Department.
The document shows seven trucks and 10 fire-fighters responded to 1822 Maplewood just before 1pm.
The cause of the blaze is listed as “undetermined,” though Deputy Chief Eric Bleidt said a space heater may have been responsible. No one was home at the time of the fire, with crews rescuing a dog that was locked inside.
Approximately $10,000 worth of damage was done to the home and $1,000 to contents, according to the report. The blaze was confined to the master bedroom, but the entire home sustained smoke and heat damage.
Someone committed one of the more heinous acts of vandalism imaginable in Christian County recently, destroying several tombstones.
The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to the King Moss Cemetery on Boddie Road near Herndon Monday morning, where Randal Worsham of Mark Drive told deputies someone had totally destroyed several tombstones and a fence surrounding the graveyard within the last month.
Worsham said many of the stones were over 200 years old. The cemetery is owned by the Mormon Church.
Two Fort Campbell Soldiers are in the Montgomery County Jail.
This after police arrested them for statutory rape of two minor girls they met at the Governors’ Square Mall. The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office says 23-year old Timothy Crawford and 20-year old Dominique Lamar Elder of Fort Campbell were arrested Monday and jailed on $100,000 bond each.