A man who lives in the 500 block of East Tulane Road contacted Columbus police at 1:14 a.m. Feb. 6 after discovering his daughter's car covered with approximately 100 pounds of doughnuts.
The man told police some of the pastries had been mashed into door handles, windshield wipers, tires and wheel wells and were smeared on the car's body and windows. The vandalism occurred after 10 p.m. Feb. 5, reports said.
The man said his daughter is a student at Whetstone High School. He said a fellow student last month admitted to pouring chocolate milk on his daughter's vehicle.
The man also reported a bag of flour was found on top of the girl's car while it was parked at the school.
In other recent Clintonville-area police reports:
* Anthony-Thomas Candy Shoppe, 5040 N. High St., was the scene of a robbery at 1:12 p.m. Feb. 8. Police reports said a small amount of money was taken but offered no other details.
* A woman reported at 9:01 a.m. Feb. 8 a GPS unit had been stolen from a vehicle in the 500 block of Tibet Road. The victim said the theft occurred after midnight that day.
* Tools valued at $600 were taken from a detached garage in the first block of East Como Avenue, it was reported at 8:45 a.m. Feb. 7. The victim said someone pried open the garage's door lock after 11 p.m. the previous day.
* A man contacted police at 2:47 p.m. Feb. 7 after realizing he was the victim of a scam in his attempt to purchase a puppy, reports said.
The man told police he arranged the purchase of the dog through Facebook Messenger and wired $46 to the suspect. The payment for the dog was collected Nov. 7 at a store in the 3400 block of North High Street, the victim reported.
The victim then received an email asking for more money and called police after suspecting a scam, reports said.
* In a report filed Feb. 7, a resident of the 700 block of Village Drive said $1,500 in cash and $61 in gift cards had been stolen from his residence between midnight Jan. 20 and 4:30 p.m. Jan. 21.