A woman said she was assaulted by a man, twice by him placing his hands on her and once with him using her sister's hand to punch her face, in the 6000 block of Manor House Way at 5:34 p.m. Sept. 20.
The victim, 35, told Columbus police the suspect initially grabbed her by the shoulders and began to push her, after which he took hold of her neck and "attempted to flip her onto the ground," according to the officer who handled the complaint.
"The victim stated the suspect then grabbed the hand of the victim's sister, who was standing nearby, and forced her hand to punch the victim in the face. The victim had two noticeable red marks on the left side of her neck where she said the suspect grabbed her ... ."
In other recent Coloumbus Division of Police incident reports from northwest Columbus:
* Two men, one 31 and the other 23, said they were assaulted at 12:30 p.m. Sept. 20 while attempting to restrain a student at Centennial High School from "causing a disturbance," according to a police report that made no mention of an arrest.
* Two Chinese rifles valued at $3,000 each were among items stolen in a burglary of a home in the 7800 block of Sarahurst Drive that was reported at 10:30 p.m. Sept 19.
The victims, an 80-year-old woman and a 55-year-old man, said the break-in occurred sometime after midnight Sept. 1.
A bayonet valued at $700 and what was listed as a "Himalayan Dhankute Khukuri Knife" worth $400 also were missing.
* A 31-year-old woman said she was robbed of her debit card in a parking lot in the 2700 block of Bethel Road at 9:15 a.m. Sept. 19.
* A man and woman, 56 and 53 respectively, contacted police at 7:23 p.m. Sept. 18 regarding what they believe were two separate burglaries at their home in the 2300 block of Summer Parkway.
The victims told the responding officers that at 4 p.m. Sept. 16 they returned home to find their garage door open.
The man and woman said they discovered their front door unlocked at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 15. They provided officers with a list of stolen items that included two rings, one valued at $4,299 and the other $1,999, a $2,000 Louis Vuitton purse and a Louis Vuitton wallet worth $575.
* A 76-year-old man reported a theft from his home in the 4800 block of Knightsbridge Boulevard at 11 a.m. Sept. 17. The victim said that sometime after Aug. 17 someone had removed a $300 handgun and gold-plated dishes valued at $700.
* A 32-year-old Marysville man filed a menacing complaint at 6:20 p.m. Sept. 16 after he said he got into an argument with his ex-wife during a custody exchange in the 7100 block of Sawmill Road and was threatened by her current husband.
The victim said that the suspect told him, "You speak to my wife again like that I am going to punch you right in the mouth, and that is a promise," according to the reporting officer. The suspect said his wife's ex-husband was verbally abusing her and he told him to stop.
* Damage was estimated at $500 after a 32-year-old man told police he confronted a person who was banging a shovel on the door of his garage in the 5600 block of Cardin Lane at 9:32 p.m. Sept. 15.
The victim said he and a witness heard banging from outside, but didn't see anything when they looked so they returned to the house.
When they heard it a second time, the man said he saw a person with the shovel. When confronted, the victim said the suspect told him he was "trying to save the dog that was barking inside," according to the officer who handled the call.