A robbery was reported at a Tamarack Boulevard apartment building at 12:20 a.m. Nov. 14. The victim said he was attacked in the vestibule of the complex by five people he didn't know, and was robbed of a $500 cell phone. The man was transported to Mount Carmel St. Ann's Hospital for treatment of knee and head injuries.

A robbery was reported at a Tamarack Boulevard apartment building at 12:20 a.m. Nov. 14. The victim said he was attacked in the vestibule of the complex by five people he didn't know, and was robbed of a $500 cell phone. The man was transported to Mount Carmel St. Ann's Hospital for treatment of knee and head injuries.

In other Northland-area police reports:

* Two women said they were assaulted near the intersection of Karl and East Dublin-Granville roads Nov. 17 at 4:30 a.m.

The women, one of whom lives on Club Lane Drive while the other is a resident of Summit Drive, named a suspect, but that person was not present at the time the report was taken. Neither of the women had visible injuries, the reporting officer noted, and both refused medical attention.

They were referred to the prosecutor's office to file charges.

* A 13-year-old Karl Road resident was charged with aggravated menacing after allegedly threatening another juvenile with a knife on Sandalwood Place at 4:05 p.m. Nov. 16.

After making the threat, the 13-year-old boy fled the scene, police reports said. The officer who took the report and filed the charges said he attempted to contact the youth but was not successful.

* A gun was fired into a Shanley Drive apartment at 12:50 a.m. Nov. 16. No one was injured. The man who lives in the apartment estimated damage to a window, door and ceiling at $800. A bullet and shell casing were recovered at the scene.

* A Sumac Loop South woman said a man tried to kidnap her at 7:20 p.m. Nov. 14 by attempting to pull her into his Tamarack Boulevard apartment.

* A dispute between roommates at an address on Kingshill Drive over rent and the electric bill led one to accuse the other of assault at 5:45 a.m. Nov. 15.

The victim said his roommate grabbed him off a bed and threw him into a wall because he had taken part of the rent money to get the electricity turned back on. No arrest was reported in the incident.

* A resident of a group home on Hempwood Drive for people with developmental disabilities told police that a staff member spit in his face Nov. 11 at 5:07 p.m.

* A Hulmac Street woman said she was robbed at gunpoint in her home by an acquaintance of her new boyfriend at 11 a.m. Nov. 11.

The woman said the boyfriend and his friend came into her apartment and started a conversation, but then the other man came up behind her and pressed a gun near her left ear. She said he stole a bottle of prescription drugs before both men left the scene.

* A dozen units at a Sinclair Road storage business were reported broken into sometime between 4 p.m. Nov. 10 and 9:30 a.m. Nov. 11. Damage to padlocks was estimated at $200. The person filing the report said the people who rented the units would be notified of the burglary.