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Grandview Heights: Three cars' windows smashed

Grandview Heights police are investigating thefts from three vehicles that were reported within 12 minutes of each other March 10.

In each case, a window was broken out to gain entry to the vehicle.

A resident of the 800 block of Palmer Road said that between 7:30 p.m. March 9 and 8 a.m. March 10, money was taken from his car.

A resident of the 900 block of Oxley Road reported about 8 a.m. March 10 that boxes of e-cigarettes and an e-cigarette display case had been stolen from his vehicle overnight.

Another resident of the same block reported a purse and wallet were stolen from her car between 6 p.m. March 9 and 6:35 a.m. March 10.

In other recent Grandview police reports:

* Officers were dispatched about 5:40 a.m. March 13 on a report of a burglar alarm at a business in the 800 block of Grandview Avenue. An undisclosed amount of cash was taken from the business, reports said. Police searched the building and immediate area for suspects but were unsuccessful.

* A resident of the 1100 block of Mulford Road reported that around 3 a.m. March 16, a drunken man tried to enter his home by climbing through a front window. The resident said he confronted the man, who was apologetic and backed out of the window.

* A resident of the 1000 block of Elmwood Avenue reported March 10 a side window of his house had been broken. The man said a neighbor discovered the broken window and that he did not know when the damage may have occurred.