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Management of Big D’s Motors reported Tuesday morning that someone stole a pickup truck during the night, according to a police incident report.

This is the second time someone’s stolen a vehicle from the lot this month.

Missing from the lot is a 2005 blue Ford F-150 XLT Triton four-door pickup truck. It is valued at $6,995.

Orangeburg County

Sheriff’s Office

Someone stole a Leesville man’s tools from a Rowesville Road location, according to a sheriff’s office incident report.

The man left the items on his toolbox when he went to lunch on Monday at 11 a.m. When he returned at 1 p.m., the items were missing.

He called deputies the next morning to report that someone stole the following items: a red Hilti impact driver, a red Hilti electric drill, two black Hilti battery chargers and a red Hilti battery.

They are valued at $1,190.

In other reports:

• An Orangeburg woman reported at 2:20 p.m. Tuesday that someone burglarized her Bair Road home moments earlier.

She arrived at her residence shortly after receiving a notification that something triggered her security alarm.

She discovered that someone forced their way into her home and plundered drawers in a couple of bedrooms.

The burglar took a jewelry box that contained the following items: a man’s gold watch, a man’s silver watch, a woman’s gold watch, a pearl ring set in gold, a blue diamond ring set in gold and one Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority pin with 20 pearls set in gold.

The items are valued at $900.

• A Norway resident reported Monday afternoon that a Wire Road home was burglarized.

The following items were stolen: a 46-inch Samsung flatscreen TV, a 32-inch Vizio flatscreen TV, a Smith & Wesson five-shot .38-caliber special revolver model J642 and an SKS rifle manufactured by the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia at the Zastava Factory model M59 hand-painted camouflage using a spray can.

The value of the stolen items is $1,000.

• A woman called deputies at 8:04 a.m. Monday to report that her 15-year-old son refused to go to Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School.

She told deputies that her son was violating a family court order by refusing to go to school. She said the family court instructed her to file an incident report each time her son refuses to report to school.

• A Georgia woman called deputies on Tuesday to report that her 2006 white Jeep Wrangler was missing from a Camp Road property in Orangeburg. She last saw the Jeep there the previous day.

The Jeep doesn’t have any doors and she left the keys in a cup holder, the sheriff’s office incident report says.

The value of the vehicle is $15,000.

• A Kurtfan Lane woman called deputies to her Neeses home on Monday afternoon to report that someone stole a boat and stereo amplifier from her property.

The green 16-by-8 foot jon boat is valued at $1,000 and the blue and silver stereo amplifier is valued at $250.

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Staff Writer

Martha Rose Brown covers crime and other topics. The South Carolina native has been a journalist for the past 16 years.

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