A man and woman were awakened in their Northtowne Boulevard home at 3:25 a.m. March 17 by the sound of breaking glass.

A man and woman were awakened in their Northtowne Boulevard home at 3:25 a.m. March 17 by the sound of breaking glass.

The 58-year-old man said when he looked out the upstairs window, he saw people he recognized running west toward the street. When he went downstairs, he said he found that a slab of asphalt had been thrown through the front kitchen window, shattering two panes of glass. Damage was estimated at $200.

In other Northland-area police reports:

* Officers were dispatched to a shopping center in the 2200 block of Morse Road at 1:55 p.m. March 16 regarding "a person with a knife threatening customers." A 22-year-old man was taken into custody and charged with felonious assault. The report contained no information about anyone possibly being injured in the incident, but it did list the name of a 46-year-old man as a victim. The weapon used was a kitchen knife.

* Someone pried the lock out of a storm door at a Vining Drive residence between 2:30 and 3:45 p.m. March 16 but the homeowner, a 61-year-old woman, said the person failed to gain entry. Damage to the lock was set at $25.

* A 26-year-old Merton Drive woman called police at 3 p.m. March 16 to report she was reeiving ongoing telephone calls from an ex-boyfriend. The woman said the boyfriend, with whom she broke up in October 2014, had been calling her from his cellblock in the Franklin County jail but stopped when she spoke with a corporal there. However, the man was released that day and the calls to her cellphone resumed, the woman said.

* A 46-year-old Ripley, W.Va., woman said someone stole her $2,500 gold necklace as she was checking out of an East Dublin-Granville Road motel between 12:30 and 2 p.m. March 12.