Stow Police search for busy burglar who broke into two homes on Labor Day


Police in Stow are looking for the burglar who broke into two homes on Monday afternoon.

The first home was on Graham Road.

 911 Dispatcher: "911, where's your emergency?"

CALLER: "I believe I'm watching a robbery in progress."

It was just after lunch in a quiet Stow community.

CALLER: "I just saw a man force open a back door on a house, I'm sitting in my front room."

Police rushed to the corner of Sanford and Graham.

They spotted the suspect, but he ran and they lost him.

Turns out he forced open the door of another house nearby and locked the elderly homeowners in the laundry room before racing away in their car.

SECOND CALLER:"A burglar has just been in my house. He has taken my car."

 The car is a 2003 Ford Taurus, tan or gold with an Ohio plate EQM9130.

If you have any information on either of these incidents, call Stow Police at 330-689-5700.

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