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Gahanna: Noise complaints on the rise in Gahanna area

Wednesday June 12, 2013 9:35 AM

Gahanna police recently responded to noise complaints from residents about other residents.

Police responded to a complaint of a loud party and yelling at 1:08 a.m. June 2 in the 900 block of Barleycorn Place. The resident told police she would be ending the party.

A complaint about loud music from a residence in the 40 block of Jordana Drive was reported to police at 7:53 p.m. June 1.

A noise complaint also was received by police at 9:10 p.m. May 29 in the 800 block of Havens Corners Road.

In other Gahanna police incident reports:

* Tires were slashed and a window was broken on a white cargo van in the 800 block of Morrison Road sometime over the May 25 weekend.

* Tires were slashed and the windows of a vehicle broken at 2:46 p.m. May 29 in the 480 block of Melissa Court.

* A business in the 400 block of Morrison Road reported at 10:43 a.m. May 28 that there was an attempted break-in within the past four days. The door frame is unlockable, according to reports.

* A threatening note was left on a vehicle in the parking lot at StoneRidge Plaza, according to a complaint taken by police at 11:21 p.m. May 28.

* An infant was left unattended in a vehicle while the mother picked up food at a restaurant in the 100 block of North Hamilton Road at 1:31 p.m. May 29.

* A "pervert" keeps calling a business and harassing employees in the 160 block of Granville Street, according to a May 29 police report.

* Teens were reported throwing large tree branches at passing cars at 4:13 p.m. May 29 in the 770 block of East Johnstown Road and 760 block of Hamilton Road.

* A complaint was filed at 7:47 p.m. May 29 after a man punched the door of a business while screaming about the military. The incident occurred in the 1300 block of Stoneridge Drive.

* A Lincolnshire Road resident reported at 7:10 a.m. May 30 that someone wrote in permanent marker on her vehicle.

* Pain pills were reported stolen from an apartment in the 120 block of Green Meadows Drive West at 1 p.m. May 30.

* Three customers at a business in the 1200 block of North Hamilton Road were out of control at 4:29 p.m. June 1 because a gift-card voucher couldn't be cashed. The customers were in a verbal confrontation with employees. Police found one of them had a possible felony charge for illegal use of food stamps.

* Police received a complaint at 4:46 p.m. June 1 about three young males walking away from the exit ramp at I-270 and Hamilton Road. One appeared to be carrying a dart gun, according to reports.

* A traffic complaint was taken at 12:28 p.m. June 30 in the 70 block of North Hamilton Road. The caller said a driver left a restaurant in a new vehicle, and the motorist didn't seem to know how to drive. Police found that the driver was trying to learn how to operate a stick shift. The motorist was advised to go outside the city to practice.

* A Schyler Way resident advised police of suspicious mail she received May 30. The resident said her husband just died a few weeks ago, and she received a hand-written note about his grave.

* Residents reported a power outage at 8:36 a.m. June 2 at Walnut and Short streets. A resident at North High and Town also said his power has been out two to three hours. AEP was called concerning a blown transformer.

* A couple were advised to move on after police found them having romantic relations behind a business in the 1200 block of North Hamilton Road at 11:35 p.m. June 1.

* A complaint was filed with police at 5:21 p.m. June 2 about kids chasing animals and trying to hurt a duck at Belcross Drive and Morse Road.

* Items were reported stolen from a shed in the 970 block of Windbourne Street at 9:53 a.m. June 3.

* An unidentified person threw a brick through a patio table at a residence in the 200 block of Vista Drive sometime last week, according to a June 3 police report.

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