A robbery was reported at 12:35 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Home Depot, 4101 Trueman Blvd.
A wire-feed welder, worth $524, was reported stolen.
A man attempted to leave the business with a cart full of property, but when confronted by an employee, he pushed the cart into the employee and ran away, carrying a few items, Hilliard Sgt. Suzanne Muraco said.
A warrant was filed for the man's arrest as he was known to store employees as a previous theft suspect, police said.
In other recent Hilliard police incident reports:
* An 11-year-old girl reported she was assaulted at 8:45 p.m. Oct. 13 at Hilliard Davidson High School, 5100 Davidson Road. No charges were filed, police said.
* Criminal damaging was reported between 5 and 8 a.m. Oct. 14 at a residence in the 2900 block of Landen Farm Road West. A window was broken but no entry was gained and no property was stolen, police said.
* A 67-year-old man told police he was assaulted at 6 a.m. Oct. 15 in the 3500 block of Heritage Club Drive. No charges were filed.
* A 25-year-old woman told police she was assaulted at 3 a.m. Oct. 14 in the 5200 block of North Street. The victim did not cooperate in filing charges, police said.
* The owner of a 2005 Chrysler Pacifica worth $4,000 reported the vehicle was stolen at 6:40 a.m. Oct. 16 in the 5000 block of Britton Parkway.
The vehicle contained a purse, a wallet, credit cards, a cellphone and other property together worth $716, police said.
The vehicle was left running in the parking lot of a child-care center, Muraco said.
When the owner returned, the vehicle was gone.
Another vehicle that had been reported stolen in Columbus was left at the scene, Muraco said.
As of Oct. 23, the vehicle stolen in Hilliard had not been recovered.
* A bicycle worth $80 was reported stolen between 12:30 and 2 p.m. Oct. 14 from the 4300 block of Coachman Lane.
* A wallet and debit cards were reported stolen between 6:30 and 7 p.m. Oct. 15 in the 3600 block of Park Mill Run Drive.
* Tennis shoes, a laptop case, a book, knee braces and house keys, together worth $920, were reported stolen between 7 p.m. Oct. 16 and 9:10 p.m. Oct. 17 from a vehicle in the 4000 block of Trueman Boulevard.
* A burglary was reported between 2 and 9:15 p.m. Oct. 18 at a residence in the 3800 block of Sturbridge Court. A wedding band and Visa card worth $200 were reported stolen.
* Police arrested a 31-year-old woman for misdemeanor possession of drug abuse instruments at 1 a.m. Oct. 14 at Interstate 270 and Davidson Road.
* An 18-year-old man was arrested for aggravated menacing at 4:30 a.m. Oct. 15 in the 3100 block of Hilliard-Rome Road.
* Police arrested a 30-year-old man for misdemeanor possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia at 3:30 p.m. Oct. 16 in the 4400 block of Cemetery Road.