A Kingshill Drive resident said a friend who had been staying at his apartment on and off for the past two months suddenly attacked him in his sleep at 1:50 a.m. Jan. 8.
The victim said the woman came into his room and began punching him in the face and chest.
For her part, the alleged assailant told the reporting officer that the man was in a bad mood and had called her names, and that he had struck her first.
The man had marks on his chest and neck, the officer noted, but declined medical treatment.
In other Northland-area police reports:
* A robbery was reported in the 4600 block of Tamarack Boulevard Jan. 12 at 6:09 p.m. The victim, a resident of Millbank Road, said people he didn't know robbed him of his wallet, which he valued at $10, along with its content of debit and credit cards, his Green Card and his Social Security card.
* A pizza delivery driver was robbed of $20 in cash and $23 worth of chicken wings while attempting to deliver an order on Brookfield Drive at 12:10 a.m. Jan. 11.
* A Reynoldsburg woman called police Jan. 7 at 4:20 p.m. to say she had left items she owns in the vehicle of a North Meadows Boulevard resident who was refusing to give them back.
The items, left in the other person's vehicle at 11 p.m. Nov. 30, include a $1,275 leather jacket, prescription glasses valued at $275 and a pair of shoes worth $75, according to the victim.
* A Galloway woman, 42, was charged with shoplifting after she allegedly gathered up $1,028 worth of miscellaneous electronics at the Menards on Morse Road and tried to leave the store without paying for them at 10 a.m. Jan. 10. Another suspect managed to get away, the police report indicated.