Bexley police said a resident in the 200 block of Charles Street reported that on April 19, someone attempted to take his mother's vehicle while it was parked in front of his residence.

Bexley police said a resident in the 200 block of Charles Street reported that on April 19, someone attempted to take his mother's vehicle while it was parked in front of his residence.

The resident said a key, different from the regular ignition key, was found in the ignition, according to the report.

In other recent reports from the Bexley police department:

* A resident in the 800 block of Chelsea Avenue reported someone entered his unlocked back door the evening of April 23 and stole a PlayStation game system from his son's room in the basement.

* A resident in the 200 block of South Cassady Avenue reported someone entered his unlocked vehicle while it was parked at his residence between April 23 and April 24, and stole a GPS device, gift cards, loose change and a fuel card.

* A resident in the 100 block of South Cassady Avenue reported someone stole her daughter's laptop between April 3 and April 4.

* A resident in the 900 block of Chelsea Avenue reported someone stole a bottle of Percoset from his unlocked vehicle on April 26.

* A resident in the 300 block of South Parkview Avenue reported that on April 20, someone stole a business credit from his residence and made an unauthorized transaction for $150.

* The owner of a business in the 2400 block of East Main Street reported that on April 15, a payroll check in the amount of $582.66 was stolen from the business.