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Frank Lewis

PDT Staff Writer

Thieves in West Portsmouth made several entries and took power tools and other items during those entries over the last several days.

Thieves hit a house on Crain Road, where they took two DeWalt cordless drills, valued at $125 each; a DeWalt cordless impact drill valued at $150, and a DeWalt Cordless Sawzall, valued at $125.

Thieves struct a residence on Sixth Street, where they made off with a cordless framing nail gun, valued at $350; a cordless angled finish nailer, valued at $350; a roofing nail gun, valued at $185; an 18 volt 1/2 inch cordless drill, valued at $150; a 1/2 inch loaded hammer drill, valued at $75; a lithium ion cordless impact drill, valued at $125; a pneumatic framing nail gun, valued at $185; a sawzall, valued at $100; a corded circular saw, valued at $100; an 18 volt cordless impact driver, valued at $185; a socket wrench, valued at $75, and a cartridge of fuel, valued at $60.

Tools were taken from a Carey’s Run residence on Saturday. Stolen were a DeWalt electric drill, valued at $100, and a Poulan Weed Shark, valued at $150. Also taken was a CD player, valued at $250.

When thieves hit Ninth Street, they took a Black and Decker drill, valued at $75; a Black and Decker corded drill, valued at $100, as well as a Zebco rod and reel, valued at $75, and children’s Zebco rod and reel, valued at $10.

On Friday, thieves hit a house on Houston Hollow Long Run Road in Portsmouth, where they took a stainless steel .22 semi-automatic rifle, valued at $200; a bolt action .22 caliber rifle with a Bushnell scope, valued at $350; a stainless steel semi-automatic pistol, valued at $500; air staplers, valued at $70; a trim gun, valued at $200; a nail gun, valued at $379; a 16-inch bar chainsaw, valued at $149; PlayStation-3 games, valued at $100; rolls of coil stock, valued at $150, and an iPhone 4 valued at $100.

Pills were taken at an entry on Private Road 4287 in Ironton. In that entry 84 Diazepam 10 milligram pills; 72 Percocet 5/325 milligram tablets; 72 Clonidine .1 milligram tablets; 48 Vasoterc 10 milligram tablets; 72 Zantac 150 milligram tablets; 56 Lasix 20 milligram pills and 56 20 milligram potassium tablets.

Frank Lewis may be reached at 740-353-3101, ext. 252, or at flewis@civitasmedia.com.

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