Columbus police officers arrested a 23-year-old Columbus man found hiding in the house he was suspected of breaking into.
At 5:15 a.m. Sept. 2, officers were summoned to a residence in the 100 block of East Deshler Avenue on a report of a burglary alarm sounding and found an intruder hiding under a bed in an upstairs bedroom, according to Columbus Division of Police incident reports.
The homeowner, who was contacted by police, said the man did not have permission to be in the residence.
The suspect is believed to have caused $200 damage to a door but is not believed to have stolen anything
In other recent incident reports from the area:
* Two more vehicles were reported stolen.
A Jeep Wrangler, manufacturing date and value undetermined, was stolen between noon Aug. 29 and 5:15 p.m. Sept. 4 from the 100 block of Thurman Avenue.
The victim said she was out of town when the theft occurred.
A $12,000 Toyota RAV4, manufacturing date unknown, was stolen between 9 p.m. Sept. 2 and 8 a.m. Sept. 3 from the 300 block of East Gates Street.
A debit card also was taken in the theft.
* A $2,600 laptop, $600 handgun and $50 backpack containing miscellaneous papers were stolen between 8 and 11:30 a.m. Sept. 4 from a car parked at the intersection of South High Street and East Livingston Avenue.