Two men were charged with drug abuse/possession after police conducted a random registration check on a white Mercedes at 2:41 a.m. Sept. 25 in the 6200 block of East Livingston Avenue.
The reporting officer said registration information revealed the 45-year-old driver, a Columbus resident, had a suspended license.
The officer said he detected a strong odor of marijuana when he approached the car. The driver and a 50-year-old passenger, also a Columbus resident, were charged with drug abuse/possession. The driver also was cited for driving under suspension.
In other Reynoldsburg police reports:
* Officers responding to a suspicious-persons complaint at a Reynoldsburg elementary school found two men in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia.
According to the police report, officers were called at 7:42 a.m. Sept. 22 to Herbert Mills Elementary School, 6826 Retton Road, to investigate two men sitting in a car in the school parking lot.
A search of the car revealed drugs and drug paraphernalia. One man, a 31-year-old Reynoldsburg resident, was arrested on a criminal warrant. Drug charges are pending against both men, police said.
* Police charged a 15-year-old boy with menacing after officers were dispatched at 2:47 p.m. Sept. 22 to Reynoldsburg High School, 6699 E. Livingston Ave. A teacher told police the student had been disrespectful and was removed from class. Because the teacher said he "does not feel safe" around the student, the boy was charged with menacing, police said.
* Police responded to a theft report at 4:37 p.m. Sept. 24 at a business in the 6200 block of East Main Street. A man reported he and a friend agreed to meet a female at the business to sell a pair of headphones but when they arrived at the meeting spot, they were approached by two unidentified men who took the headphones and ran behind the business without paying for them. Police have no suspects at this time.
* Police arrested a 22-year-old Reynoldsburg man at 2:04 a.m. Sept. 25 at a business in the 6300 block of East Main Street. Witnesses said the man was intoxicated and was riding a bicycle in the parking lot.