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Worthington: Homes burglarized via front door

Two residences in the northeast quadrant of Worthington were burglarized during the morning hours April 9. In both cases, entry was made by prying open the front door.

Between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., entry was made in the 1100 block of Eastfield Drive. Electronic and personal items were stolen.

Between 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., entry was made in the 400 block of Schrock Road. Miscellaneous items were stolen.

At the Schrock residence, police searched the house and found drug paraphernalia in the bedroom of the owner's daughter and in a living room. The items were seized and impounded.

A resident of the 400 block of East Stafford Avenue reported that someone broke into her residence between April 11 and 13. Entry was made by forcing the front door.

All that was missing was a half bag of coffee from the freezer.

In other Worthington Division of Police incidents:

* A resident of the 6500 block of Northland Road reported that on Feb. 25 or 26, someone obtained his checking account information and forged checks at Walmart stores.

* A vehicle was broken into near the field house at 600 W. Granville Road between 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. on April 9. A wallet was stolen and a credit card from the wallet was used.