|Local Briefs: 09-20-13|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff|
|Friday, 20 September 2013 10:35|
Diamond theft reported in BG
Police are investigating the theft Wednesday of a diamond from a downtown Bowling Green jewelry store.
According to Maj. Tony Hetrick of the Bowling Green Police Division, on that day a group of four African-American males and females entered the store, at 139 S. Main St., and some members of the group reportedly distracted store clerks while one member reached over the counter and took a diamond from the glass case.
The incident was caught on video. The value of the diamond taken from the store was not available.
Hetrick said that there are no suspects in the case yet, and police continue to investigate the matter.
Sheriff warns of burglaries
The Wood County Sheriff's Office is advising area residents to be on the lookout as deputies investigate several daytime burglaries in the area.
In some of the burglaries, a maroon minivan or maroon panel van were observed.
One burglary incident was recently reported in the 11000 block of Cygnet Road, Cygnet.
Residents are being warned to watch for any vehicles that are not normally parked in the driveway of neighbors' homes.
Passport in BG adds merchants
Additional stores have been added to the Passport to BG event this weekend in Bowling Green.
Also taking part are Agricultural Cooperative Kitchen, BGSU Planetarium, Coyote Beads, Main Street Photo, Sam B's Restaurant and SBX Bookstore
Get the Passport stamped at 10 participating locations to enter to win a hotel, spa and golf prize package.
A full list of participating merchants, and where to pick up a Passport, appeared in Tuesday's newspaper.
Ambulance district meets
The Mid-County Ambulance District will hold its regular meeting Monday at 3:15 p.m. at district building on County Home Road, Bowling Green.
Legion council meets Tuesday
The Wood County Council American Legion meets Tuesday at 7 p.m.
The meeting is being hosted by Portage Post at the VFW hall, 719 S. Main St., Bowling Green.
Tonight - Showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Saturday - Mostly cloudy with a 40-percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then partly sunny in the afternoon. Less humid with highs in the upper 60s. Partly cloudy overnight. Lows in the lower 60s.
Extended forecast - Partly cloudy Sunday with highs in the lower 60s and lows in the mid 40s. Mostly sunny Monday. Highs in the upper 60s. Lows in the upper 40s. On Tuesday, partly cloudy with highs in the mid 70s.
Pick 3 Evening: 8-4-7
Pick 3 Midday: 0-8-5
Pick 4 Evening: 0-9-8-4
Pick 4 Midday: 9-0-8-6
Pick 5 Evening: 3-3-6-2-5
Pick 5 Midday: 8-8-4-0-2
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