Published: Friday, December 22, 2017 @ 5:22 PM
Updated: Friday, December 22, 2017 @ 9:00 PM
By: Breaking News Staff
PIQUA — UPDATE @ 9 p.m.
Piqua police released several images Friday night showing stolen items they recovered after the arrest of a suspect accused of lifting packages off front porches.
“If anyone in the Piqua area (walking distance of downtown) recently had a package stolen, we’d like them to be sure to make a report so we can match some property we have recovered,” Piqua Police Chief Bruce Jamison said.
To make a theft report, contact the Miami County 911 dispatch center, 937-440-9911.
On Thursday, police arrested Ricky Cross, who is accused of stealing packages off two front porches on West North Street and Caldwell Street. The 39-year-old man, who Jamison said is homeless, pleaded not guilty Friday in Miami County Municipal Court.
A Piqua man has is facing charges for allegedly stealing packages off front porches in Piqua this week.
Ricky Cross, 39, pleaded not guilty in a Miami County court Friday to stealing packages from the porches of two Piqua homes.
A neighbor notified police, which, led to Cross' arrest.
Cross’ bond is $8,500 on a variety of additional theft offenses.