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Cash, cell phone, pizza stolen in armed robbery

A Dublin resident reported being robbed at gunpoint in the 4600 block of Tamarack Boulevard at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4.

The man said the robber relieved him of some miscellaneous cash, a cell phone and a pizza. No value was listed for any of the stolen items.

In other Northland-area police reports:

* An Ironwood Court woman told police someone she knew had stolen a $600 smartphone from her front porch after it had arrived in the mail Nov. 29 at 5 p.m.

In a report filed at 1 a.m. Dec. 6, the woman initially said she simply asked the person who stole the device to order her another but eventually, she said, she got back the original as verified by its serial number and paperwork she already had. The woman contacted police to see about filing charges, even though her property had been returned.

* An East Dublin-Granville Road woman said someone she knows stole her BMW from an apartment parking lot Dec. 1 at 5 p.m. She filed the stolen auto report the following day at 3:28 p.m. but did not list a value for the missing car.

* A Beretta handgun and magazine containing 10 rounds were reported stolen at 7:32 p.m. Dec. 7 from a Heaton Road home. The resident said his weapon and ammunition were taken sometime between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Dec. 6.

* A Glenmawr Avenue woman said she got into an argument with a man outside her home at 10 a.m. Dec. 8 and he had gotten angry enough to throw a beer bottle at the windshield of her car. The windshield was smashed, the woman said, causing $500 in damage.

* Roommates at an address on Morse Road reported they had their lives threatened at 9:56 p.m. Dec. 3. The two women said a man told them he planned to kill them both when they got off work. The officer who took the report drove around the area but did not find the man, police reports said.