A man said he was "swarmed" by 11 neighbors in the 5700 block of Pine Tree Street West at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 7 after asking children to stop playing in front of his home.

The man said he requested that the children move away and be quiet.

According to the police report, "The children continued playing loudly in front of his residence and victim stepped outside a second time and advised that if they did not move away from his door and be quiet, he would call the police."

After that, the report said, residents from both apartments next to him came outside and there were "11 people swarming him."

In other Northland-area police reports:

* A woman said she had arranged to sell a new cellphone worth $1,235.18 to two individuals in the 2200 block of East Dublin-Granville Road at 6:46 p.m. Nov. 8 but wound up without the phone or the money. While she was distracted counting money, one of the suspects took the cellphone and cash from her and the two suspects fled in a vehicle travelling south on Parkville Street, the responding officer reported.

* A 17-year-old Parkville Street youth was charged with burglary at 10:40 p.m. Nov. 6 after officers responded to a report of a break-in at a United States Post Office in the 5700 block of Maple Canyon Avenue.

According to the report, police officers who responded to the scene noted a window broken in the building.

Moments later, the report stated, the suspect came out the front door and was taken into custody.

* A woman who lives in the 900 block of East Lincoln Avenue contacted police at 2:34 p.m. Nov. 6 to report the theft of her $800 wedding ring and other jewelry valued at $625. She said the items were taken from her residence between Aug. 1 and Nov. 4.

* A resident in the 1700 block of Norma Road told an officer at 4:57 p.m. Nov. 6 that she had received 15 prank phone calls starting two days earlier and that the caller threatened to shoot her during one of them.

* A woman contacted police at 10:12 a.m. Nov. 6 to report she was punched the previous evening by two men in the 4600 block of Northtowne Boulevard. She said the attack, in which one man struck her with a closed fist and threw her to the ground and the other hit her with such force that she fell back into a wall and then to the ground, took place at 8 p.m. Nov. 5.

"The victim stated she was injured and took herself to the hospital where she was treated for a sprained muscle in her back," the report said.