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Dublin: Woman charged with receiving stolen property

A Columbus woman was charged with receiving stolen property after a Dublin police officer stopped her vehicle was stopped by police on Interstate 270 near Tuttle Crossing Boulevard about 11:30 p.m. July 11.
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Reynoldsburg: Two men use gun to rob business manager

Reynoldsburg police are investigating the report of an armed robbery July 18 at La Jaliscience, 6529 E. Livingston Ave., after a manager triggered a silent panic alarm.
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Upper Arlington: Three girls stuck on roof at Jones Middle School

The Upper Arlington Fire Division was called last week to rescue three girls who were found on the roof of a local school building.
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Worthington: Duo accused of pointing BB gun at driver

An 18-year-old man and a juvenile allegedly pointed a BB gun at a motorist on Huntley Road at Schrock Road at 4:41 p.m. July 27.
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Westerville: Resident buys back stolen jewelry from pawn shop

After a five-day vacation, a Westerville woman returned to her home in the 700 block of Olde Mill Drive to find $11,000 worth of jewelry missing, Westerville police reported.
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Pickerington: Police investigate report of the use of a forged check

Pickerington police are investigating an incident in which a 28-year-old Pickerington man attempted to pay for merchandise with a fake check at 12:32 p.m. July 10 in the 1000 block of Hill Road North.
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Olentangy/Powell: Man who took shot at skunk could face charges

A Liberty Township man could face charges after he allegedly fired his rifle at a skunk in the street.

Burglary suspect found in dumpster

At 4:30 a.m. Friday, July 25, the Delaware County Sheriff's Office and the Columbus Division of Police apprehended 38-year-old Kenyatta M. Keeno, of East Broad Street in Columbus, behind Aficionado's, a wine, craft beers and cigar shop at 8909 S. Old State Road, just north of Polaris Parkway.
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Bexley: Bomb threat brings police to Main Street business

On July 24, Bexley police were dispatched to CVS Pharmacy, 2532 E. Main St., on a bomb threat.
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Clintonville: Man wields note, leaves local bank with cash

The Cooper State Bank branch at 3245 N. High St. was robbed at 3:44 p.m. July 23 by a man who reportedly passed a note to a teller and threatened to shoot her.
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German Village: Residents report numerous car break-ins

Thieves continue to target vehicles in the German Village area.
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New Albany: Surveying laser reported stolen

The New Albany Police Department is investigating the theft of a construction surveying laser reportedly taken July 11 from a tripod at a home under construction in the 3000 block of Reynoldsburg-New Albany Road.
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Northland: Man reportedly trespasses, assaults 2 women July 26

A man who is not allowed to be at a Graniteway Lane home showed up anyway at 5 p.m. July 26, according to the woman who lives there, Columbus police reported.
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Northwest Side: Man who left dogs in car says he was assaulted

A 35-year-old Tuswell Drive man told Columbus police he was assaulted in the parking lot of the Mall at Tuttle Crossing at 12:05 p.m. July 23 by a man who was upset the victim had left his two dogs in his parked car.
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Whitehall: Suspects in four-on-one robbery nabbed after chase

Whitehall police arrested three men and a teenage boy after they allegedly robbed a man at 11:30 p.m. July 21 at East Broad Street and South Yearling Road.
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Pataskala: Prescription medicines stolen from residences

The Pataskala Division of Police is investigating two thefts of prescription medication reportedly taken from residences July 18 and 21.
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Marysville: Two taken to hospital after drug overdose call

Marysville police were called to a residence on Wedgewood Drive for a report of a drug overdose at 4:43 a.m. July 19.
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Johnstown: Kids seen throwing rocks at cars

Johnstown police recently responded to reports of juveniles who allegedly were climbing buildings and throwing rocks at vehicles along Main Street.
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Delaware: Third homemade explosive found in neighborhood

A makeshift explosive device was discovered on a Delaware street less than three months after a similar device was found a block away.
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Westerville: Police charge man with domestic violence and assault

Westerville police arrested and charged a man with domestic violence and assault July 13 after he reportedly assaulted his wife.
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Upper Arlington: Pink spray paint has UA residents seeing red

A spray of pink has some Upper Arlington residents seeing red.
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Grandview: Development's construction sites attract thieves

Grandview Heights police responded last week to two reports of thefts from sites in the area of the Grandview Yard development.
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Gahanna: Driver alerted by other driver that his car was on fire

Gahanna police recently responded to a report of a vehicle on fire near the area of South Hamilton Road.
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Reynoldsburg: Vandals damage vehicles on four city streets

Reynoldsburg police are investigating several reports of vehicles being vandalized between July 13 and July 15.
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Powell/Lewis Center: Lewis Center residents report smashed car windows

The Delaware County Sheriff's Office is investigating multiple recent cases involving damage to vehicles in Lewis Center.