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Thieves get easy hauls from unlocked vehicles

People who left their vehicles unlocked made it easy for thieves to steal money, GPS units, clothes and other items over the past week.

On Sept. 27 at 4:08 p.m., a resident of Kenny Lane reported medication was stolen from her unlocked vehicle while it was parked on South Maple Street.

A resident of West Eighth Street reported at 8:14 a.m. Sept. 28 that money and GPS units were stolen from two unlocked vehicles. A purse was stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked at a business on Coleman's Crossing Boulevard at 12:37 p.m. Sept. 28.

A resident of Milford Avenue reported at 2:06 p.m. Sept. 28 theft of money, clothing and a checkbook were stolen from her unlocked vehicle.

On Sept. 30 at 3:41 p.m., a resident of Stocksdale Drive reported a Bluetooth device was stolen from her unlocked vehicle.

On Oct. 1 at 6:22 a.m., items were reported stolen from a vehicle parked on South Main Street. At 7:12 a.m. Oct. 1, a resident of Hickory Drive reported someone stole a Garmin GPS and money from her unlocked vehicle. At 7:49 a.m., police received a report that $40 and approximately $10 in loose change were missing from a vehicle parked on Collins Avenue.

Another vehicle was hit at the same time on West Sixth Street, where a resident reported that a Garmin GPS and charger and loose change had been stolen from her unlocked vehicle.

In other Marysville police reports:

* A vehicle reported stolen in Gahanna was recovered at a business on North Main Street in Marysville at 12:09 p.m. Sept. 26.

* A Yamaha ATV was reported stolen from the Honda Motorsports warehouse on Clymer Road at 12:04 p.m. Sept. 30.

* A 20-year-old Milford Center woman and two 18-year-old Milford Center women were charged with theft at 5:37 p.m. Sept. 27 after they allegedly attempted to steal items from a business on Coleman's Crossing Boulevard.

* A resident of Windmill Drive reported at 9:15 a.m. Sept. 30 that someone had entered her home and stole her TV.

* A 52-year-old Reynoldsburg man was charged with OVI on East Fifth Street at 12:08 a.m. Sept. 27.

* A 51-year-old Ostrander man was charged with driving under suspension at 4:59 p.m. Sept. 26 on West Fourth Street.

* A 49-year-old Marysville man and a 56-year-old Marysville man were charged with disorderly conduct at 6:24 p.m. Sept. 28 after a physical altercation at a business on U.S. Route 36.

* A 31-year-old Marysville man was arrested on Lydia Drive at 8:41 p.m. Sept. 29 and charged with persistent disorderly conduct.

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* A 16-year-old Dublin girl was cited for failure to control at 7:25 p.m. Oct. 1 in the area of U.S. 33 and state Route 245 after the car she was driving swerved to miss an animal and went off the road, striking a road sign.

* A 32-year-old Marysville woman was cited for assured cleared distance after the v ehicle she was driving hit the rear of another vehicle at 7:31 a.m. Sept. 30 in the area of state Route 4 and Milford Avenue.

* A 39-year-old North Royalton man was charged with OVI and cited for failure to control at 5:14 p.m. Sept. 27 after the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette he was driving went into a ditch in the 12000 block of state Route 736.

* While on a traffic stop on U.S. Route 33 at 1:06 p.m. Sept. 25, a K9 deputy located drug paraphernalia inside a vehicle. A 43-year-old Lima woman was charged with falsification and possession of drug paraphernalia.

* On Sept. 25 at 1:16 p.m., a deputy went to the 17000 block of Redspire Lane to investigate a report of three men possibly using drugs in a vehicle. A 20-year-old Columbus man was charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

* A resident of the 22000 block of Collins Road reported at 12:17 p.m. Sept. 30 that his boat had been stolen from a private lake. He estimated the loss at $877.

* Electrical wiring valued at approximately $549 was reported stolen at 10:14 a.m. Oct. 1 in the 10000 block of Pagoda Way.