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Bexley: Wallets, purses factor into multiple incidents in Bexley last week

Thefts involving wallets and purses accounted for several Bexley police reports last week.

On June 11, a resident of the 2900 block of East Livingston Avenue reported a wallet with $400 in cash was stolen from his vehicle, which was parked in his driveway at the rear of his residence.

That same day, a resident of the 100 block of South Ohio Avenue in Columbus reported that on June 8, his wallet was stolen from the counter of a business in the 2400 block of East Main Street in Bexley.

Also June 11, a resident of the 900 block of Mayfield Place reported that on June 9, the father of her roommate's child assaulted her and stole $40 from her wallet.

A resident of the 2000 block of Allegheny Avenue reported June 6 that $700 was stolen from her purse, which was located in her bedroom.

In other recent Bexley police reports:

* On June 11, a resident of the 700 block of South Remington Road reported someone placed feces on the window of her vehicle June 8.

* On June 5, a representative of Congregation Ahavas Shalom, 2568 E. Broad St., reported someone broke into the building between the late night of June 1 and early morning of June 2. There was no property damage and no items were reported stolen.

* On June 5, a resident of the 300 block of North Ardmore Road reported a bicycle valued at $70 was stolen June 2 from Maryland Avenue Elementary School, 2754 Maryland Ave.