An 18-year-old Westerville man was arrested and charged with theft after allegedly stealing items from ...

Jan. 14

• An 18-year-old Westerville man was arrested and charged with theft after allegedly stealing items from several cars in the area of Keethler Drive overnight. According to police reports, several residents reported their cars had been broken into, and they reported finding footprints in fresh snow around their homes. During the investigation, police followed the footprints to a home in the first block of North Keethler Drive, where the man was arrested.

Jan. 13

• A 23-year-old Columbus man was arrested and charged with vandalism and OVI after allegedly vandalizing a computer system at McDonald's, 40 S. Cleveland Ave.

Jan. 11

• A 25-year-old Westerville man was arrested and charged with robbery after allegedly stealing items from Kroger, 55 W. Schrock Road, and injuring one of the store's loss-prevention officers.

• An employee at Kindercare, 55 S. Cleveland Ave., reported a wall, a company van and a trash receptacle had been vandalized overnight.

Jan. 10

• A 16-year-old Westerville boy was cited for possession of a controlled substance after officers reported finding drugs in his car during a traffic stop in the area of McCorkle Boulevard and Hoff Road.

Jan. 9

Two Westerville boys, ages 18 and 17, were cited for possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance after a traffic stop in the area of County Line and Sunbury roads.

• A 20-year-old Westerville woman was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance after a traffic stop in the first block of Huber Village Boulevard.

Jan. 8

• Representatives of a church in the 900 block of Eastwind Drive reported a catalytic converter was stolen from a church van between Dec. 25 and Jan. 8 while it was parked in the church's parking lot.

• A 52-year-old Westerville man was arrested and charged with theft after he allegedly attempted to steal $70.90 worth of trading cards from Meijer, 100 Polaris Parkway.

Jan. 7

• A 46-year-old Westerville woman reported her motorcycle was knocked over sometime overnight, causing an undetermined amount of damage. She also told police someone had removed several yard items and placed them in front of another nearby apartment.