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The following incidents occurred this week in Catawba County:
Thieves pried into a Newton manâ€™s pickup truck toolbox and stole a GPS, tools and N.C. Uniform Citation Book at 1927 Mt. Olive Church Road.
Suspects broke into the residence of Joseph Frances Blanchette, 64, of 350 Spencer Road in Conover, and stole a black 42-inch flat-screen TV valued at $550.
Suspects broke into the residence of Dennis Shay Bollinger, 35, of 1234 Valley Court in Hickory, and stole a 40-inch flat-screen TV valued at $400. They also took a window air conditioning unit valued at $150.
Thieves stole a TV, laptop computer and video-game console from a home owned by 4635 County Home Road in Conover. The items are valued at more than $2,500.
Thieves stole jewelry, a TV and DVD player from the residence of Roldan Ciproano Flores, 27, of 4633 County Home Road in Conover. The items are valued at about $1,000.