Reynoldsburg police broke up an early-morning disturbance caused by a group eating breakfast at a local restaurant Aug. 20.
Officers arrived at a restaurant in the 2400 block of Taylor Square Drive at 3:25 a.m. to break up the disturbance, which police reports said had turned destructive and involved eight customers.
Officers determined two of the customers were the perpetrators of the incident. They arrested a 36-year-old woman and a 29-year-old woman, both from Columbus, on charges of criminal damaging and endangering.
In other Reynoldsburg police reports:
* Detectives are investigating a burglary that occurred between 7:45 p.m. Aug. 23 and 8:50 a.m. Aug. 24 at a business in the 2000 block of Reynoldsburg-Baltimore Road.
The manager of the business reported someone broke into the building by using a crowbar to break the rear door latch plate. He said $1,159 in cash was missing from the safe, according to the police report.
* Officers checked out reports of several shots fired at 12:33 a.m. Aug. 18 in the 8000 block of Harvestmoon Drive. Witnesses said they heard either fireworks or about 10 shots, then saw a white Chrysler 300 speed down the road.
Police found no evidence of shots fired, but tracked down the car in the same neighborhood and charged the driver, a 21-year-old Columbus man, with possession of a controlled substance.
* A shoplifter gave officers a hard time when he was caught in the act of stealing at 2:33 p.m. Aug. 19 at a business in the 2700 block of Taylor Road Southwest. Police arrested the 50-year-old Newark man for theft, obstructing official business, possession of drug-abuse instruments and resisting arrest.
* Officers checked out a suspicious car at 3:21 a.m. Aug. 22 in the 8100 block of Maugham Drive. They arrested a 27-year-old Reynoldsburg woman for possession of a controlled substance.
* Police are looking for a man who allegedly committed fraud when he bought merchandise with counterfeit bills. A waitress reported at 5:14 p.m. Aug. 17 that a man tried to pay with a $100 bill at a restaurant in the 6600 block of East Main Street. When he was turned away, he went across the street to a drug store in the same block, the waitress said.
According to the police report, the manager of the drug store said the man passed $500 in counterfeit bills there. Witnesses described him as a very thin black man wearing a head wrap. He was driving a gold older model Ford Bronco.