A 21-year-old Worthington Forest Place man was taken into custody June 16 after allegedly robbing Tim Hortons, 5470 N. High St., at 6:10 p.m. that day.
Columbus police officers located the suspect and detained him until a witness was able to identify him as the person who committed the robbery, according to reports.
The man, who reportedly stole $163 from the restaurant, was charged with robbery and taken to the Franklin County jail.
In other recent Clintonville-area police reports:
* A burglary in the 3000 block of Indianola Avenue was reported at 5:54 a.m. June 19. The victim said the break-in took place after 1 a.m. that day. Cigarettes worth $25, a digital camera valued at $750 and a $600 laptop computer were among items stolen after someone entered through an unlocked back door, reports said.
* A $1,000 pearl necklace and $200 worth of food were among items stolen from a home in the 300 block of East Weber Road during a break-in between 10:30 p.m. June 17 and 11:16 a.m. June 18. The victim said $2,300 in damage was inflicted on a door, walls and flooring. Three televisions, together worth $1,700, and a laptop computer valued at $1,200 also were stolen, reports said.
* Someone smashed through the rear wall of a business in the 3400 block of Indianola Avenue between 3:30 p.m. June 18 and 10 a.m. June 19, reports said. A cash register sustained $2,000 in damage and $490 in bills was stolen from it, according to reports. Damages to a metal door and exterior wall were estimated at $1,500.
* A woman said a known person took her $300 cellphone, along with her wallet and credit cards, from a vehicle parked in the first block of West Weber Road between 1:30 and 2 a.m. June 17.
* A woman who lives in the first block of Richards Road reported June 16 being scammed out of $4,500. She said she received a phone call from an individual asking for gift cards; after the woman purchased the cards, she said she read their numbers over the phone to the suspect.
* A bottle of wine was taken during a break-in between 1:30 p.m. June 14 and 6:30 p.m. June 16 in the 400 block of Acton Road. A window and screen were damaged in the crime, according to the victim.