Worthington police beat
* A 31-year-old man was arrested and taken to the Franklin County Jail after he allegedly attempted to fill a forged prescription at Kroger at The Shops at Worthington Place on Jan. 21 at 3:40 p.m.
* A backpack containing a laptop was stolen from a vehicle parked in the 500 block of High Street on Jan. 22.
* Overnight on Jan. 23 in the 6300 block of Huntley Road, someone cut a lock on a fence. Inside, they stole copper grounding rods valued at $215.
* On Jan. 23 at 7:50 a.m. at a business in the 400 block of Schrock Road, someone stole a snowplow pump from a truck. Loss was estimated at $299.
* Between Jan. 9 and 23, someone broke into a house in the 100 block of East Granville Road and stole copper wiring valued at $1,458. Entry was made by breaking a window on the rear of the house.