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Clintonville: Chopsticks worth $50 among items stolen from car

A $50 set of chopsticks was among items reported stolen during a vehicle break-in reported at 2:05 p.m. July 12.

The victim told Columbus police her car was broken into while it was parked in the 2900 block of North High Street between 6:50 and 7:15 p.m. July 7. Along with the floral-and-moonstone chopsticks, the woman said her purse containing a $600 cellphone and $300 worth of prescription medicine also was taken.

In other recent Clintonville-area police reports:

* A Summit Street woman reported someone entered her home through an unlocked window between 1:30 and 8:15 a.m. July 11. The burglar made off with a $400 TV, a $2,000 laptop computer, an $80 touchpad, prescription sunglasses worth $600, a $100 cellphone and $35 in cash, according to reports.

* Damage was estimated at $250 to the window of an East Como Avenue garage in the theft of a $15 pair of clippers reported at 10:36 a.m. July 9. The resident said the break-in occurred between 9 p.m. the previous day and 8:30 a.m. on the day of the report.

* A $700 generator and a power washer valued at $500 were stolen from the garage of an East Torrence Road home between 4 and 4:15 a.m. July 9. The homeowner said damage to a window of the garage was estimated at $100, while his car parked inside sustained $200 in damage.

* An Arbor Village Drive man said someone entered his house through a closed but unlocked front door between 3:30 and 4 a.m. July 14. A cellphone valued at $500 and $20 in cash were missing, the victim said.

* A business in the 4900 block of North High Street was broken into at 3:36 a.m. July 12. Two bottles of wine valued at $20 were reported missing. Damage to the rear door of the establishment was set at $200.

* Someone pried open the rear door of a business in the 4600 block of North High Street between 3 p.m. July 11 and 9 a.m. July 12. The burglar made off with $200 in cash, reports said.

* A woman who lives in a North High Street apartment reported at 9:15 a.m. July 11 that the $350 catalytic converter had been stolen from her vehicle. The crime took place between 8 p.m. March 31 and 5 p.m. July 2, according to reports.

* A .38-caliber revolver was reported stolen during a burglary at an East Royal Forest Boulevard home. The report was filed at 11:23 a.m. July 10, but the victim said the break-in took place July 5. A prepaid cellphone valued at $35 also was taken, reports said.

* A laptop computer worth around $1,200 and "miscellaneous coins" in the amount of $47.86 were reported missing after a car parked on West Weisheimer Road was broken into, reports said. The passenger-side window was pried open between 7:30 and 9:15 p.m. June 16, according to reports.

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