A representative of a food pantry run by a religious organization in the 5700 block of Karl Road contacted police at 10:55 a.m. Sept. 20 to report a theft the previous evening.
According to the officer who responded to the call, two men came into the pantry shortly before closing time at 9 p.m. Sept. 19. When they left, the official with the organization said a $1,200 computer was missing.
In other Northland-area police reports:
* A 25-year-old woman said she showed up unannounced at the residence of her child's father in the 1700 block of Nestling Drive at 7:06 p.m. Sept. 18 to talk about child care. As the two were outside talking, the woman said another person came onto the porch and punched her in the face.
* A shooting victim told police at 6:15 p.m. Sept. 17 that he at first didn't believe his cousin and her boyfriend were serious when they threatened to rob him in the 5500 block of Aqua Street.
However, according to the reporting officer, the man was shot in the back as he started to walk out the door.
The suspects left the scene in a gray car.
No further information on the victim was included in the report.
* Someone threw what was described as a fire bomb through a window in the 1600 block of Brookfield Square North at 10:06 p.m. Sept. 17. The two people inside, a 37-year-old woman and a 34-year-old man, were able to exit the house and call 911.