Police beat

Clintonville: Fuller Road resident beaten during break-in

Tuesday June 18, 2013 4:16 PM

A senior citizen sustained multiple injuries when he was beaten by a person who broke into his Fuller Road home at 2:30 a.m. June 12, according to Columbus police reports.

The victim was taken to an urgent-care center for treatment of his injuries, reports said.

The person who broke into the residence made off with $2,300 in cash, according to reports. Damage to an exterior door and frame at the house was estimated at $150.

In other recent Clintonville-area police reports:

* A man said he was at a business on East Arcadia Avenue around 9:47 p.m. June 15 when a window of his rented car was smashed and a $2,500 laptop computer was stolen. The victim also reported $1,500 in cash, a $600 pair of reading glasses and an external hard drive worth $500 were taken from the vehicle.

* Police arrested an 18-year-old Orchard Lane resident on a charge of burglary at 5:35 a.m. June 14. According to police reports, the man was taken into custody for breaking into a Croswell Road home.

* A black shoulder bag and $100 in cash were reported stolen during a break-in on Overbrook Lane that took place at 4:53 a.m. June 14. Three credit cards and a gift card also were taken during the burglary, the residents reported.

* A Broad Meadows Boulevard man said he overheard someone telling his adult daughter that he would shoot the man's cats with a BB gun at 12:01 a.m. June 13. The daughter subsequently filed an assault complaint against the man who allegedly made the threat. She said the assault took place June 10 and that she had sought medical treatment for her injuries at the time.