Pickerington police recently received two reports of someone using counterfeit bills during commercial transactions.

Representatives of a restaurant in the 1800 block of Winderly Lane reported at 12:35 p.m. Aug. 31 a customer used counterfeit bills to pay his bill.

Pickerington Division of Police incident reports show the restaurant's video surveillance system was able to capture video of the transaction.

On Aug. 29, representatives of a gas station in the 1700 block of Hill Road North reported receiving counterfeit bills from a customer during a transaction.

Investigations of the incidents are continuing.

In other recent incident reports:

* Officers were called to a business in the 1000 block of Hill Road North at 1:40 p.m. Aug. 28 on a report of an irate customer.

Officers were told by the business' loss-prevention personnel a female came in to the store requesting a refund on a item that was thought to have been stolen from a different location.

When confronted, the female became irate and started yelling at the employee.

Reports said when the woman learned police had been called, she fled the scene leaving the item behind.

* A 28-year-old Columbus man was issued a citation for theft at 3:15 p.m. Aug. 28 at a business in the 1000 block of Hill Road North after he was apprehended for shoplifting.

The man was given a date for a mandatory appearance in Pickerington Mayor's Court and released at the scene.

* A resident of the 900 block of Paisley Place reported at 8 a.m. Aug. 30 someone made fraudulent charges using the victim's bank account.

* A 23-year-old Pickerington man was issued citations for marijuana possession, possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to display a front license plate after being stopped for a traffic violation at 6:52 p.m. Aug. 30 in the 10000 block of Long Road.

The man was given a date for a mandatory appearance in Fairfield County Municipal Court and released at the scene.

* A resident of the 200 block of Jamie Lynn Circle reported at 8 a.m. Aug. 31 someone made out-of-state fraudulent charges totalling $1,800 against the victim's bank account.

* A 15-year-old Millersport boy was issued a "no-trespass" order after he was arrested for attempting to steal items at 3:18 p.m. Aug. 31 from a business in the 100 block of Postage Drive.

* A resident reported hearing a loud noise and voices outside a residence in the 11000 block of Bridgewater Drive Northwest at 9:47 p.m. Aug. 31.

Officers who responded to the call found a footprint and dent in a garage door.

* A 51-year-old Columbus man was issued a citation for theft after he was caught shoplifting from a business in the 100 block of Postage Drive at 8:11 p.m. Sept. 1.

Reports said the man was given a date for a mandatory court appearance in Pickerington Mayor's Court and released at the scene.

* Officers who responded to a report of a fight at 9:03 p.m. Sept. 1 at the Pickerington High School Central football game arrested a 16-year-old boy after the youth was told multiple times to leave the area.

A report requesting charges of disorderly conduct and resisting arrest be filed against the boy was sent to the Fairfield County Juvenile Prosecutor's office.

* A 14-year-old girl who was believed to have taken an overdose of Xanax was taken to an area hospital by a Violet Township medic unit.

Th incident occurred at 9:21 p.m. Sept. 1 in the 100 block of Hill Road South.