Barboursville police round up: Police respond to break-in at home

March 25, 2019

BARBOURSVILLE — The following information was provided by police reports filed at the Barboursville Police Department:

BURGLARY: Officers responded to an alarm call around 8:12 p.m. March 14 at a residence in the 1100 block of Blake Street.

According to the police report, the daughter of the victim was watching the house while the owner was out of town. The daughter, who called in the incident, reported the front door of the residence was open.

Officers observed the front door of the residence unsecured. No signs of entry and no noticeable items were observed missing by officers at first, but upon further investigation officers observed tool marks on the front door jamb, indicating the deadbolt had been pried open.

MOTORCYCLE CRASH: Police responded to a motorcycle versus vehicle crash around 6:55 p.m. March 19 in the 6300 block of Route 60, in front of Kroger.

According to the police report, the individual operating the motorcycle had their license revoked for a DUI in 2017, and the motorcycle was improperly registered. The motorcyclist also could not provide any proof of insurance, and officers were unable to locate any insurance information in the motorcycle debris.

The motorcyclist was transported to the hospital to be treated for injuries they sustained in the collision.