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Police arrest man on forgery warrant

Pataskala police arrested a 19-year-old man on a felony warrant at 4:45 p.m. Jan. 18 in the 300 block of Broad Street. The warrant was issued for a pre-trial bond violation, according to the Licking County Clerk of Courts' office.

The man is being charged with one count of forgery for forging a signature without permission.

In other recent incident reports from the Pataskala Division of Police:

* A 17-year-old boy and a 15-year-old girl were arrested for possession of drugs at 7:57 p.m. Jan. 20 at a residence in the 6500 block of Summit Road.

* An iPod valued at $200 was reported stolen at 12 a.m. Jan. 19 from a residence in the 200 block of Poplar Street.

* A window and wall in a residence in the 14000 block of Broad Street were reported damaged by a pellet gun at 12 a.m. Jan. 17.