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Worthington: Burglary, auto theft reported on Longfellow

Worthington police reported a burglary and auto theft between 10 p.m. Feb. 27 and 10:55 a.m. Feb. 28 from a residence in the 300 block of Longfellow Avenue.

Entry was made through a rear window, and a vehicle was stolen from the garage, police said.

A person checking on the residence for the owners, who were not present, discovered and reported the theft, police said.

In other Worthington police incident reports:

• A breaking-and-entering incident occurred between midnight and 12:20 a.m. Feb. 28 at a business in the 6900 block of Worthington-Galena Road.

Someone cut through dry wall to enter the suite. No property was reported stolen, according to the report.

• Police arrested a person at 3:30 a.m. March 2 in the 300 block of East Stafford Avenue after the motorist struck another vehicle, pushing it into the yard of a residence. The driver, deemed to be impaired, was transported to the police station, where he refused to submit to a chemical test, police said.

• Police arrested a 47-year-old man at 7:55 p.m. Feb. 27 for OVI at North High Street and Stafford Avenue. It was the man's second arrest for OVI within 12 months, police said. He was taken to the police station and refused a chemical test, according to the report.

• Police arrested a 25-year-old woman at 1:55 a.m. Feb. 26 for OVI in the 800 block of Morning Street. The woman crashed into a parked vehicle and left the scene but was located and arrested, police said. The woman submitted to a test and was released to a parent.

• Police summoned a 24-year-old man for possession of suspected marijuana following a traffic stop at 11:45 p.m. Feb. 25 at Linworth Road and Rosebank Drive.

• Police reported a student at Worthingway Middle School, 6625 Guyer St., received obscene photographs via social media Feb. 23. The same suspect sent similar material previously, police said.

• Police charged a juvenile in connection with the theft of a cellphone Feb. 25 at Thomas Worthington High School, 300 W. Dublin Granville Road.