Gahanna police recently responded to a dispute between a cab driver and his passenger.

Gahanna police recently responded to a dispute between a cab driver and his passenger.

A taxi cab driver and his passenger were advised that payment would be rendered for services after a dispute that was reported to police at 3:35 a.m. May 22.

The cab driver was at a service station on Agler Road and called to report someone wouldn't pay his tab. The passenger also called 911, saying he was being held hostage by the cab driver. The passenger had a credit card and was attempting to pay the driver with it, according to the report.

The cab driver said he was upset, thinking the passenger wasn't going to pay, according to report.

In other Gahanna police incident reports:

* A bat in the basement of a Deer Meadow Drive resident prompted a call to police at 5:56 p.m. May 25. The caller was told to call animal control or a bat trapper, reports said. She also was given the non-emergency phone number for police and advised to use it instead of 911.

* About 10 high school students were reported fighting outside a business in the 300 block of South Hamilton Road at 1:49 p.m. May 24. Police said the youths were just horseplaying, according to the report.

* A garage-door opener was reported stolen from a vehicle on Rocky Fork Drive, according to a report received at 7:39 p.m. May 21.

* A vehicle was ransacked on Rivers End Road, according to a report received at 1:24 p.m. May 21.

* A wallet and money were reported stolen from a vehicle on Rocky Fork Drive North, according to a report received at 11:24 a.m. May 21.

* Cellphone chargers were reported stolen from a vehicle on Cliffview Drive, according to a report received at 11:06 a.m. May 21.

* A wallet was reported stolen from a vehicle on Cliffview Drive, according to a report received at 2:49 a.m. May 21.

* A fire was reported at the fields at 150 Parkland Drive, at 6:41 p.m. May 20. A shed was fully engulfed, according to reports. Columbus Division of Fire arson personnel were on the scene, according to the report.

* A large swarm of bees was reported in the parking lot at 331 S. Hamilton Road at 12:37 p.m. May 19. The caller was advised to contact the landlord, according to the report.