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Northland: Mother says child attacked at bus stop

A woman contacted police April 25 regarding an alleged attack on her children, ages 9 and 10, while they were getting off a school bus at the intersection of Brookfield Road and Tamarack Boulevard at 3:45 p.m. April 24.

The woman said a classmate on the bus had punched one of her girls in the left eye and threatened to stab her at a later date. That same classmate also threatened to push the woman's other daughter into traffic, according to the report.

In other Columbus police reports:

* A 21-year-old Quinby Drive woman was charged with aggravated robbery and kidnapping in connection with an incident that took place at 5:27 p.m. April 23 in the 1200 block of East Dublin-Granville Road.

According to police, the woman robbed a 16-year-old girl of $80 in cash.

* A Cleveland woman reported that $15,000 worth of jewelry and other items were stolen from the trunk of her vehicle while it was parked near Interstate 71 and East Dublin-Granville Road.

The incident occurred between 11 p.m. April 26 and 11:30 a.m. April 27.

In addition to the jewelry, she told police $1,000 worth of clothing and shoes were stolen. Whoever got into the trunk, she said, did so without causing damage.

* A North Meadows Court woman reported an incident involving a grill at 10:20 p.m. April 27, according to a police report.

The victim said she let someone borrow her grill then got into an argument with that person when it was returned.

She said the person doused her front door with lighter fluid, slammed the hot grill into her door and eventually threw the entire thing into her apartment.

* Police arrested a 23-year-old man for allegedly robbing another man on Schrock Road at 12:34 a.m. April 23. The suspect, a resident of an apartment on Chatford Drive, was accused of holding up a man who lives on East 13th Avenue.

* A woman said her boyfriend put on boxing gloves and punched her in the face "a lot" between 1 and 1:15 p.m. April 28 at an address on Forest Village Lane.

The victim, a Tamarack Circle North resident, had no visible injuries and refused medical treatment, according to police. She was given a report number, information about contacting the prosecutor's office and a pamphlet on obtaining protection orders.

* A 16-year-old boy was charged with robbery on Northcliff Drive at 2:40 p.m. April 26. He was accused of stealing a $400 cell phone from another boy, also 16.

* It's not a holiday that most people celebrate.

According to a police report, a student at Northland High School said another student grabbed her breast twice April 25. She called police after the second time, which was at 1:35 p.m. and said the first occurrence had been earlier in the day.

When questioned by members of the school's staff, according to the report, the young man said he did it because it was "National Grab a Boob Day."