Pickerington police arrested a Columbus man in connection with a theft of cash from a donation box at a local business.
Reports said officers had to use an electric shock device to get the man to comply with orders after he tried to elude them.
Officers were called at 9:21 p.m. May 4 to a business in the 2000 block of Yarmouth Drive on a report of a theft from a donation box.
An employee at the business gave police the license plate of the vehicle in which the suspect fled.
An officer located the vehicle and the 47-year-old suspect who tried to flee.
Officers were able to arrest the man after using an electric shock device to subdue him.
Reports said the suspect complained of medical issues and was transported to a local hospital.
While preparing to impound the suspect's vehicle police found items that had been reported stolen from another vehicle.
Theft charges against the suspect are pending.
In other recent Pickerington Division of Police incident reports:
* A 28 year-old Pickerington woman was arrested and charged with domestic violence and aggravated menacing after an altercation with her husband at 4:22 a.m. April 29 in the 100 block of Parkwood Avenue.
Reports said the woman was taken to the Fairfield County Jail
* A resident of the 100 block of West Corkwood Court reported at 7:32 a.m. April 29 items were stolen from a vehicle that might have been left unlocked.
* Two 21-year-old men, one from Columbus and one from Canal Winchester, were arrested on outstanding warrants for writing bad checks after the vehicle they were traveling in was stopped for a traffic violation at 5 p.m. April 29 at Refugee Road and Stonecreek Drive.
Reports said when officers checked the identification of the vehicle's occupants they learned the two men were wanted on the warrant filed by Lancaster police. The men were released into the custody of Lancaster officers.
* A 67-year-old Canal Winchester man was arrested at 1:15 p.m. April 29 on a theft charge after stealing $43.98 worth of merchandise from a business in the 100 block of Postage Drive.
Reports said the man was given a no-trespass order and a date for a mandatory appearance in Pickerington Mayor's Court before being released.
* Officers destroyed a deer that appeared to have been struck by a vehicle at 1:36 p.m. April 29 at Old Diley Road and Windmiller Drive.
* A 20-year-old Millersport woman was arrested for theft from a local business after stealing $42.57 worth of jewelry. Reports said the woman was given a date for a mandatory appearance in Pickerington Mayor's Court.
* A resident of the 400 block of Autumn Ridge reported at 10:31 p.m. April 29 that while she was away she had items stolen from the house she was renting.
Reports said the homeowner had a realtor showing the home while the resident was away and that is when the items were believed to have been taken.
* Representatives of a business in the 1500 block of Stonecreek Drive South reported at 5:44 a.m. April 30 a male stole a gecko valued at $89.99. Video from the business' security system captured the theft.
* Someone forced open a door at 1 p.m. May 1 in the 200 block of North East Street and sole a television set.
The theft was captured on video by the woman's security system.
* A resident of Mockingbird Court reported at 5:45 p.m. May 1 that someone had fraudulently used her credit card at multiple business locations.
* A student at Pickerington High School Central reported at 9 a.m. May 2 an iPhone was stolen while the student was in a restroom at the school.
* A 22-year-old Blacklick man who was attempting to surrender because he was wanted on an outstanding warrant was charged with a felony count of drug possession when officers discovered Adderall pills in his pockets when they were arresting him.
Reports said the man went to the Pickerington Police Department station at 1311 Refugee Road at 5 p.m. May 2 to turn himself in on an outstanding warrant but he was unable to post bond so he was arrested.
When an officer advised the man to empty his pockets because they would need to search him, four Adderall pills -- for which the man did not have a prescription -- were found.