Tri-Village News

Police reports

* A man reported Oct. 29 to Grandview Heights police that two tools were taken from his place of employment in the 1000 block of Dublin Road. Total loss was estimated at $310.

* A resident of the 1200 block of Westwood Avenue reported Oct. 27 that tools valued at $320 and $10 in change were stolen from his vehicle.

* At about 2:50 p.m. Oct. 25, police officers assisted the Franklin County Task Force with arresting a Hilliard man in the 1400 block of Dublin Road. The man was charged with soliciting a juvenile between the ages of 13 and 16 for sexual purposes with a telecommunications device and attempting to commit an offense. He was arrested without incident and taken to the Franklin County jail, reports said.

* While conducting a business check, a police officer heard suspects attempting to gain entry to a business in the 900 block of Williams Avenue through the rear wall, reports said. The suspects fled the scene on foot.