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Northland: Man shot during attempted robbery at his home

A Forest Village Court man said he was shot during an attempted robbery at his residence at 9:17 p.m. June 15.

The man was transported to Riverside Methodist Hospital and admitted in stable condition. According to the police report, he said he was shot by a man with a black handgun who then fled in a black, two-door Honda.

The report indicated the case was turned over to robbery detectives.

In other Northland-area police reports:

* A Piketon man who was staying at an East Dublin-Granville Road motel told officers he was robbed at gunpoint at 3:30 a.m. June 16. The man said he was walking toward his vehicle in the parking lot when one of two suspects in the robbery walked up and pointed a gun at him.

He said he was forced to unlock his vehicle, at which point the suspect with the gun stole $100 in cash, a brown leather hat valued at $20 and a government-issued cell phone worth $30, according to the report.

The suspect then got into a late-model Chevrolet Impala, which was driven by a second suspect who had never gotten out of the vehicle.

* A woman said she was assaulted by four people at Beechcroft High School at 4 p.m. June 15. The woman, a resident of Tamarack Boulevard, was able to provide officers with what was described in the police report as "partial information" about two of her attackers.

* A woman and a man said they were the victims of an assault in the 3900 block of Karl Road at 7:30 p.m. June 15. The woman said the attacker struck her while the man said he was hit by a brick thrown through a window, causing $200 in damage.

* Two women, along with a boy, provided police with differing descriptions of a man they said exposed himself to them from the window of his residence in the 2800 block of East Dublin-Granville Road at 8:15 p.m. June 12.

* A North Meadows Road woman told police at 11:10 p.m. June 12 that she had been receiving threats she took seriously from a man whose family she has been having problems with.

* A teenage boy said he was giving directions to two men in a small white vehicle on Tamarack Boulevard at 12:55 p.m. June 11 when one man suddenly struck him on the left side of the face.

The youth said the man got out of the vehicle, picked up boy's $600 cell phone from where it had fallen to the ground, and then left in the car with his accomplice.

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