POLICE BLOTTER

Man charged after altercation

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CHARGES

Cedric Dawson, 36, of Dixie Street, was arrested on Saturday for allegedly punching the victim in the arm and pushing her in the chest during an argument with another person. According to an incident report from Sumter Police Department, the victim tried to break up the argument between Dawson and the other person.

Russell A. Wilbanks, 37, of South Pike East, was arrested on Friday and charged with second degree domestic violence after he allegedly broke the front driver's side window of a vehicle and attempted to grab the victim. Two children were present during the incident.

STOLEN PROPERTY

A 50-inch Hisense flat-screen TV valued at $500; a Chinese SKS rifle with a wood grain stock valued at $150; a Mauser custom-made .25-06 rifle with a wood grain stock valued at $2,500; a Parker DHE 20-gauge shotgun with a wood grain stock valued at $800; a Revelation .243 rifle with a wood grain stock valued at $300 were reportedly stolen from a residence in the 3600 block of Gatorbay Lane on Thursday. According to a news release from Sumter County Sheriff's Office, approximately $3,400 in damage was caused to the back door of the residence and $1,300 in damage was caused to a golf cart that was parked in the driveway when the right front tire was bent under the frame.

Two black axles with four wheels and four wheel wells valued at $1,500 were reportedly stolen from a residence in the 200 block of Webb Avenue on Friday.

A black 32-inch Emerson LCD TV valued at $500; a white air-conditioning unit, unknown brand, valued at $100; a white GE washing machine valued at $100; a white GE clothes dryer valued at $100; a Whirlpool stove valued at $150; miscellaneous hand tools valued at $400; and a hanging porch swing valued at $85 were reportedly stolen from a residence in the 2800 block of Welman Circle on Friday.

A silver 9mm Smith & Wesson M&P firearm with a 3.5-inch barrel valued at $450 was reportedly stolen from a residence at 2341 Valleybrook Road on Sunday.

A black and gray 2014 Kai Velocity 150CC motor scooter valued at $3,000 was reportedly stolen while it was parked in the backyard of a residence in the 100 block of Anderson Street between 8 and 10 p.m. on Sunday.

An outside air-conditioning unit valued at $4,000 was reportedly stolen from a parking garage in the 1000 block of Truitt Street between April 30 and May 5. According to an incident report from Sumter Police Department, the victim reported that $400 in damage was caused to the cage where the air-conditioning unit was located.

Approximately $850 in perfume was reportedly stolen from a store in the 1900 block of McCrays Mill Road between 2:30 and 3 p.m. on Thursday.

A 4-ton Lennox outside air-conditioning unit valued at $2,700 was reportedly stolen from the yard of a residence in the 2200 block of Canadian Geese Drive between April 24 and May 5.

DAMAGED PROPERTY

A white 2014 Jeep Compass sustained approximately $7,000 in damage when molasses was poured into the gas tank while the vehicle was parked at a residence in the 1200 block of Tryon Street between 2 and 11 a.m. on April 28.

A black 2013 Ford Fusion sustained approximately $3,000 in damage while it was parked in the 3100 block of Oswego Highway between 1 and 6 p.m. on Sunday.