Local police respond every day to heated and unusual situations. The following is one item pulled from the daily police blotter. ERIE COUNTY SHERIFF SUNDAY, JULY 1 7:26 p.m. - 8600 block Ohio 4, car drove away with gas pump nozzle still inside tank, pump hose ripped off pump, driver exchanged information with pump owner. For the full daily police blotter from agencies across the area, pick up the Register or check out the e-paper.



 I did that at Hi Miler on Venice Rd...I didn't give them my personal information. An employee told me that the pumps were designed to withstand that stupid mistake and is an easy "fix".

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It is an easy fix.  Unless there was damage to the driver's car, the police shouldn't have been involved.  But then again we are talking about Strawberry Hill.