Gahanna police recently responded to an incident involving a Glenhurst Court homeowner who threw water at a salesman who allegedly ignored a "no soliciting" sign, according to a report received at 6:51 p.m. June 12.
When the salesman came to the door and rang the bell, the resident threw water on him. She said he then yelled obscenities at her, reports said. Police spoke to the salesman, who told the same story, except he did not say he yelled obscenities at her, reports said.
In other Gahanna police incident reports:
* A wallet was reported stolen from an unlocked truck on Aster Lane, according to a report received at 6:34 a.m. June 15. The theft occurred between 9:30 p.m. June 14 and 6:30 a.m. June 15, reports said.
* A tip jar and first-aid kit were reported stolen from a truck parked behind a Granville Street business, according to a report received at 8:53 a.m. June 14. The theft occurred sometime during the night, reports said.
* Power tools were reported stolen from work trailers on Science Boulevard, according to a report received at 7:27 a.m. June 12. The theft occurred between June 9 and the morning of June 12 and the trailers were locked, according to reports.
* An Empire Drive resident reported gas was stolen from her vehicle's tank sometime overnight, according to a report received at 7:03 a.m. June 12. She said she put gas in the car two days earlier, and doesn't believe she left the cap off. She noticed it off that morning, and the gas gauge was down some, reports said.
* A man and woman with three children were reported panhandling at an intersection near StoneRidge Plaza on Stoneridge Drive, according to a complaint received at 5:48 p.m. June 10.
* A watch was stolen from an unlocked vehicle within the preceding two hours in the 200 block of West Johnstown Road, according to a report received at 2:33 p.m. June 10.
* A woman said a man exposed himself when he walked to a business behind Beecher Road, according to a suspicious-persons report received at 3:41 p.m. June 9. He was no longer in the area after the caller filed the complaint, reports said.
* A McCutcheon Road resident said a neighbor shot her dog in the head with a paintball, according to a complaint received at 2:28 p.m. June 9. She said it occurred earlier and she had not taken the dog to a veterinarian.
* A vehicle was reported as suspicious at Creekside Garage, 137 Mill St., at 10:43 a.m. June 9. A man was asleep in his car five vehicles down from the ticket booth. Several trash bags and a cooler were in the vehicle, reports said. He said he came to feed the ducks and fell asleep in his car, according to reports.
* Tools valued at several thousand dollars were reported stolen after an unidentified person broke into a van in the first block of Granville Street, according to a report received at 12:33 p.m. June 8.