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Pataskala: Chainsaw, power washer, lights reported stolen

The Pataskala Division of Police is investigating the theft of a chain saw, a power washer and halogen lights taken sometime between 1:30 and 2 a.m. Feb. 23 from a building in the 6000 block of Mink Street.

No value for the stolen items was listed on police reports.

The police report states there was no sign of forced entry.

In other recent Pataskala Division of Police reports:

* Police arrested two 19-year-old women for possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia at 3:45 p.m. Feb. 22 on state Route 310, north of Broad Street.

* Police arrested a 20-year-old man for assault at 4:10 p.m. Feb. 20 in a playground in the 100 block of Coronado Drive.

The victim was a 21-year-old man who had minor injuries, the police report states.

* Police arrested a 46-year-old man for possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under the influence and driving under the influence with previous violations within the last 20 years at 5:57 a.m. Feb. 20 on Broad Street at Summit Road.