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Pataskala police search for missing 15-year-old girl

A 15-year-old girl was reported missing to the Pataskala Division of Police at 2 p.m. Jan. 11 from the 100 block of Village Gate Boulevard.

She took clothing, an iPad and a gun.

In recent other incident reports from the Pataskala police:

* A 12-year-old boy was arrested for assault at 10:15 a.m. Jan. 10 at Licking Heights Middle School, 6565 Summit Road SW.

* A business in the 70 block of Township Road reported at 4:54 p.m. Jan. 12, someone left the business without paying for $10 in gasoline.

* Five vehicles sustained damage during a breaking and entering at 12 a.m. Jan. 12 at a business in the 300 block of West Broad Street.

* A 31-year-old man was arrested for drug abuse at 1:41 p.m. Jan. 11 at Broad Street and Oxford Drive.

* A business in the 300 block of Broad Street reported laundry detergent and beverages valued at $500 were missing at 6:20 p.m. Jan. 10.

* A 37-year-old woman was arrested for theft of a wallet and receiving stolen property at 8:10 p.m. Jan. 9. The arrest was made at a business in the 300 block of Broad Street.

* A 54-year-old woman was arrested for disorderly conduct at 2:45 p.m. Jan. 9 in the 100 block of Broadway Street.