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Multiple cars ransacked, items stolen

Gahanna police recently responded to several reports of cars being ransacked and items stolen from vehicles.

A catalytic converter was reported stolen from a vehicle at a residence in the 200 block of Johnstown Road at 5:29 p.m. Nov. 13.

Vehicles were ransacked in the 350 block of Avonwick Place, according to a report received at 1:06 p.m. Nov. 11.

A catalytic converter was sawed off a vehicle in the 600 block of Cross Pointe Road, according to a theft report received at 11:26 a.m. Nov. 11.

Softball items, hunting items and change were reported stolen from two trucks in the 300 block of Haymarket Place at 11:15 a.m. Nov. 11.

A GPS unit was reported stolen from a vehicle in the 300 block of Avonwick Place at 9:39 a.m. Nov. 11.

In other Gahanna Division of Police incident reports:

* A pregnant woman was walking around the StoneRidge Plaza parking lot and asking for money at 6:44 p.m. Nov. 11. The woman had a 6- to 8- year-old with her, according to reports.

* The Franklin County Sheriff's Office called Gahanna police about an East Chester Drive resident who allegedly threatened a neighbor with a baseball bat at 3:27 p.m. Nov. 11. The neighbor kicked a leaf blower out of his hands and threatened to "take care of him" if he started it again.

* A suspicious vehicle was reported at 1:14 a.m. Nov. 9 at Gahanna Middle School West, 350 N. Stygler Road. A man was in a car, talking with his girlfriend, according to reports.

* A rabbit was badly injured, according to a report from a Rice Avenue resident at 8:31 p.m. Nov. 13.

* An Academy Court resident reported a squirrel foaming at the mouth and walking in circles at 2:45 p.m. Nov. 8.

* A man in a red sweatshirt was loading wood that the parks and recreation department's employees had cut down in Pizzurro Park, 700 Pizzuro Park Road, according to a call received at 10:36 a.m. Nov. 8.

* Someone tried to pry open the back door of a business in the 840 block of Claycraft Road, according to a report received at 7:49 a.m. Nov. 8.

* Two males were reported "Dumpster diving" at a business in the 730 block of Cross Pointe Road at 7:44 a.m. Nov. 8. The trash bin's owner requested that the men be removed from the property.