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Clintonville: Driver catches road rage on cellphone video

An apparent incident of road rage was reported last week at Henderson Road and North High Street.

A woman told Columbus police she was threatened by another woman at 8:30 a.m. April 17 at the intersection.

The victim said she was driving behind a COTA bus when another motorist forced her way into the travel lane.

The victim said she honked her horn after being forced to slam on her brakes, which prompted the other driver to get out of her car and bang on the hood of the victim's vehicle. The woman said she took video of the incident with her cellphone.

In other recent Clintonville-area reports:

* An East Weber Road resident told police her 7-year-old son was assaulted by a 6-year-old classmate at school, but said officials at the school feel her boy is not telling the truth about the incident.

The woman said administrators at her son's school wouldn't do anything about the alleged attack, and she wanted a police report on file to be able to take to the Columbus school board.

The incident took place at 8 a.m. April 18; the report was filed at 4:21 p.m. April 21.

* A woman said she was attacked with a frozen drink at 4 p.m. April 15 on West Pacemont Road. The victim, a resident of West Weber Road, said her attacker threw a frozen drink at her.

* A $500 antique book and an antique carving knife were reported stolen in an April 15 burglary on Morse Road.

The victim filed a report with police at 1:20 p.m. April 17.

She said the break-in took place two days earlier between noon and 5 p.m.

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