A deer caused three collisions after darting onto a busy highway earlier this month in Orange Township.

Delaware County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a crash at 7 p.m. Nov. 3 on Columbus Pike near its intersection with Home Road.

A deer ran onto the highway and struck the driver's side of a northbound car, according to sheriff's reports. The deer then turned and struck the passenger side of a second northbound car before a northbound SUV ran over it, reports said. All three vehicles suffered minor damage in the collisions, according to sheriff's reports.

A northbound SUV also struck a deer shortly before 7:45 p.m. Nov. 7 near the intersection of Olentangy River Road and Briarcliffe Drive in Liberty Township. The crash caused minor damage to the vehicle, according to reports.

In other recent county sheriff's reports:

* A man reported a theft occurred between 2 p.m. Oct. 29 and 10 p.m. Oct. 31 in the 200 block of Walnut Boulevard in Berlin Township. Someone stole a bike valued at $499 from a residence, according to sheriff's reports.

* An employee of a business in the 8800 block of Columbus Pike in Orange Township reported a theft in progress shortly after 3 p.m. Nov. 4. Someone stole clothing valued at $106 and two energy drinks, together worth $6, reports said.

Deputies arrested an 18-year-old Liberty Township woman on a charge of theft, a first-degree misdemeanor, reports said.

* A man reported a theft from a vehicle occurred between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Nov. 1 in the 4700 block of Liberty Road in Liberty Township. Someone reportedly stole a chain saw and two chains, together valued at $500, from a vehicle.

* A woman reported someone stole a trash can from outside her residence in the 8400 block of Dunnbury Circle in Liberty Township between 6 and 6:15 p.m. Nov. 2.

A man who lives in the 400 block of Highmeadows Village Drive in Orange Township also reported a trash can was stolen between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Nov. 3.