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UA: More than $10,000 worth of jewelry stolen

Seven pieces of jewelry and miscellaneous gold valued at a total of $10,700 were reported stolen from a woman's home in the 4400 block of Masters Drive.

According to Upper Arlington police, the thefts occurred between 1:55 and 4 p.m. April 2. The woman believes her home was entered through an unlocked patio door.

Among the items reported stolen were her wedding ring, diamond and gold earrings, a Chinese character bracelet, gold hoop earrings and gold chains.

In other recent police reports:

* Upper Arlington police charged an unidentified resident with two counts of allowing an animal to run at large after the person's dogs allegedly roamed onto a woman's property in the 1500 block of Fishinger Road and attacked and killed her pet cat at approximately 10:45 p.m. April 5.

The person also was served with paperwork declaring both dogs as "vicious" animals.

The dogs, which police said were positively identified by two witnesses as the attackers of the cat, were turned over to Franklin County Animal Control.

* A stereo valued at $300 was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 2700 block of Zollinger Road at 2:50 p.m. April 5. According to a witness, a man described as having a medium build and driving a silver car entered the vehicle and stole the stereo.

* The front passenger window of a vehicle was broken out in the 1900 block of Elmwood Avenue. Nothing was reported stolen, but damage to the window was listed at $200.

* One window of a home in the 4500 block of Sandringham Drive was broken between 6 p.m. March 30 and 1 a.m. March 31. Nothing was reported missing from the home, but damage to the window was listed at $50.