Bexley police said a resident in the 700 block of Sheridan Avenue reported that between Aug. 17 and Aug. 18, someone stole a metal manhole cover to the catch basin/drain inlet on the northwest corner of Sheridan and Astor Avenue between Aug. 17 and Aug. 18.

In other recent reports from the Bexley Police Department:

* Residents in the 700 block of 300 block of North Ardmore Road reported someone stole their child's bicycle from their attached garage on Aug. 19.

* A resident in the 1000 block of Vernon Road reported someone entered his vehicle between 11 p.m. Aug. 14 and 6:30 a.m. Aug. 15 while it was parked on the street and stole cash and various other items.

* A resident in the 900 block of Montrose Avenue reported someone stole a mailed envelope containing a personal check in the amount of $2,707.67 from her mailbox on May 30.

The check was later altered and deposited fraudulently, something more recently discovered.