A burglary in the 100 block of East Kelso Road that was reported at 7:33 a.m. Jan. 10 netted thieves a car valued at $2,000.
The break-in, which was reported by two women, took place between 10:30 p.m. Jan. 9 and 5 a.m. Jan. 10.
Two sets of car keys but only one vehicle were taken, Columbus police reported. In addition, the victims said two laptop computers and a cellphone, together worth $1,710, were stolen.
In other recent Clintonville-area police reports:
* A resident of the 3100 block of Indianola Avenue told Columbus police nearly $1,200 worth of items were stolen from his car between midnight and 6:43 p.m. Jan. 8.
The man said boxes full of merchandise set to be returned to various online retailers had been emptied. Stolen items include sunglasses, clothing, toiletries, cologne, exercise equipment, a saw, shoes, toilet paper, gloves and a blanket, according to reports.
* A woman who lives in the 400 block of East Weber Road contacted police at 3:29 p.m. Jan. 9 to say a credit card was taken from her unlocked vehicle. She said the card, which she had not used for several years, was used to make $2,000 in purchases Dec. 17 at stores in Reynoldsburg and Whitehall.
* Someone who entered the backyard of a home in the 400 block of Fallis Road at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 9 caused $100 in damage to a privacy fence while trying to leave, the homeowner told police in a report filed at 5:43 p.m. that day.
* A resident of the 300 block of East Tulane Road told police she looked out her upstairs window around 3:08 a.m. Jan. 8 and noticed a man inside her vehicle. The man reportedly started the vehicle and drove away in the car, worth $5,000.
* Someone broke the window of a car parked at Olentangy Boulevard and Ceramic Drive between 6:30 and 7 p.m. Jan. 8 and stole a laptop computer worth $1,000, according to reports.
* Employees of a hair salon in the 3600 block of High Street reported at 8 p.m. Jan. 5 that earlier that day, someone left without paying for an eight-hour hair treatment.