22-year-old now charged with vandalizing neighborhood with stolen bulldozer

22-year-old now charged with vandalizing neighborhood with stolen bulldozer

AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - A 22-year-old Akron man has been arrested for driving a stolen bulldozer through a neighborhood and ramming a house and cars.

Akron police said on July 5 Randy Schiffbauer drove the bulldozer down the 700 block of Inman Street and struck a house and several cars before driving off.

There were no injuries, but several people were inside the home when the bulldozer struck.

A man allegedly stole a bulldozer and plowed into a stranger's property in Akron
A man allegedly stole a bulldozer and plowed into a stranger's property in Akron (Source: Akron police)

Police found the bulldozer unoccupied at the intersection of East Crosier Street and Lafollette Avenue.

The bulldozer was recovered nearby
The bulldozer was recovered nearby (Source: Akron police)

According to officers, it had been stolen from a construction site at Chittenden and Bittaker Streets.

Schiffbauer is charged with breaking and entering, receiving stolen property, littering, vandalism and criminal damaging.

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