Extensive damage reported at motel
WARREN — The manager of Downtown Motor Inn at 777 Mahoning Ave. NW reported extensive damage was done during the weekend to various areas of the business.
According to a Warren police report, the manager returned Monday morning and found the building in disarray.
Soft drink vending machines were damaged, with one appearing to be cut with a power tool. The main door that led to the laundry are had a broken window, while a fire extinguisher was stolen from its glass box that was broken, the report states. A small candy machine was also pushed over and broken.
Two computer setups, a printer and a scanner / fax, credit card and key card scanners were stolen from the office.
Once inside the laundry area, the vandals removed coin boxes from some of the dryers. In a small room off the laundry, the handle and dial were broken off a small safe. Doors to the swimming pool and pump room areas were also broken, the report states.