Police beat

Clintonville: Daytime burglary reported on Dunedin

An East Dunedin Road home was broken into during the day March 26, Columbus police reports said.

The burglary was reported by the homeowner at 5:16 p.m. He said someone had forced open the south-facing front door of the house between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.

A $3,000 desktop computer, $700 flat-panel television and $150 in silver dollars were stolen, along with the man's passport.

In other recent Columbus Division of Police incident reports from the Clintonville area:

* A resident of the 4900 block of North High Street reported he was robbed of $1,200 at 8:15 p.m. March 28. The victim, 43, said someone had entered his residence and demanded the money before leaving.

"There were no other witnesses and the victim declined any further investigation from detectives," the reporting officer indicated.

* A 52-year-old Brookwood Road woman contacted police at 8:18 p.m. March 28 to report her car had been broken into six days earlier whileit was parked at the intersection of Indianola Avenue and Morse Road. The woman said three purses, worth $650, gift cards worth $200 and $160 in cash was stolen.

* A beauty parlor in the 4400 block of North High Street was robbed at 9:59 a.m. March 29. The witness filing the report said an individual, not otherwise identified, demanded money and then left the premises.