My son left his house for 20 minutes between 1:15 and 1:35. He came home to find his door wide open. An intruder had been in the house and an expensive camera and camera equipment was stolen. A laptop and jewelry were also taken. The police were called and an incident was filed.
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GV Police lunches are the last Thursday of every month, 12:30 p.m. at the German Village Meeting Haus, 588 S. Third St. The monthly 11th Precinct Police Luncheon is always the last Thursday of the month, unless otherwise noted in the Scheurer Room of the German Village Meeting Haus. Join fellow residents and our 11th Precinct Police Officers for …View full post
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Opened my backdoor which faces Schiller Alley and noticed a male meandering slowly through the alley. Said male asked me for a cigarette, which I declined. Male then stopped and just stepped behind a tree obstructing my view of him. Seemed odd. He stayed there while I went back into my home.
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Copper downspout stolen from one front corner of house – sometime between 1/6 – 1/10. – we usually enter from the rear so I can’t be sure.
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My roomate left for work this morning at 830am and his car had been rummaged through. He was carrying in lots of stuff last night when he came home and forgot to lock his doors. They stole a watch and some change. They got into his trunk via the back seat and luckily did not …
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Copper downspout was stolen from the back of the house. The two front downspouts were stolen the week before Christmas.
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Came home yesterday (1/4/14) to find all 3 of our copper downspouts gone–torn from the house. Filed a police report and homeowner’s insurance claim.
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The next German Village Society police luncheon is scheduled in the evening to allow a different mix of neighbors to attend. Please mark your calendar for 7 p.m., Thursday, January 30, 2014. We’re upstairs at the German Village Meeting Haus, 588 S. Third St. The officers of Columbus’ 11th Police Precinct will answer all of …
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My dog started barking really aggressively toward the back door, so I looked out to see what was out there and there was a man walking toward my house. We have a locked 6′ privacy fence around the backyard. He had jumped the fence from South Lane and was probably going to try to break …
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Just put all the pieces of the puzzle together last night. When I got back from work a couple of days ago, I noticed that someone had tampered with my back door light which is light sensitive. I had a difficult time trying to open my door afterunlocking it. Looks like someone used a metal …
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My car was sitting at 6th and Beck and someone rummaged through it. It wasn’t until I got home that I realized someone stole my red OSU backpack that contained my nursing work keys and badge. My backpack contains important information and my address. If found please note in comment section to arrange for return. …
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I went to leave my apartment at 5am and opened the door to see a strange man standing at the bottom of my stairs right outside of my gate on the sidewalk. He was pacing and stared at me when I came out of my door. I went back inside and locked the door. I …
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Burglar gained access to garage by dismantling perimeter gate locks and working their way in through a door. Tools and a bicycle were stolen. Police report is in process of being filed.
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Two out of the last three days our cars parked right next our house have been broken into please be on the look out! This morning the rear passenger side window was busted out and nothing from the car was taken! Tuesday morning my girl friends car was unlocked and all of the change in …
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I was attacked from behind late Wednesday night/early Thursday morning after arriving home. I had popped my trunk to get groceries out when someone ran up from behind and started punching me in my head. He grabbed my purse and took off. I held onto one strap of the purse and was dragged into the …
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Last night, between 7:30 p.m. and 1:30 a.m., my roommate’s 2001 Chevy Astro Van was stolen from in front of our house. It is teal colored, license plate EUX4956. It has(d) a hang glider strapped to the top, long blue roll with yellow trim. We, of course have filed a police report but a multitude of eyes works better. If …
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