A 30-year-old woman told Columbus police she was struck in the face with a small handgun and robbed at 12:15 a.m. Jan. 10 while standing in front of a residence in the 2900 block of Curtis Knoll Drive.
The victim said the suspect took two notebook planners valued at $70 each, a $70 book bag and cellphone accessories worth a combined $40.
In other recent Columbus Division of Police incident reports frm northwest Columbus:
• Damage was estimated at $10,000 to a sign and pole that sit in front of a business in the 700 block of Bethel Road, according to a report filed Jan. 10 at 1 p.m.
The business representative who contacted police said the vandalism took place between noon Jan. 6 and 8 a.m. Jan. 8.
• A representative of a store in the Mall at Tuttle Crossing contacted police at 8:14 p.m. Jan. 9 after a suspect reportedly grabbed a $3,200 gold chain from a display case and ran from the mall.
• A man reportedly came into a restaurant in the 2000 block of Crown Plaza Drive at 11 a.m. Jan. 6 and “started yelling that someone spit in his food that he ordered ... the previous evening.”
The employee who filed the menacing complaint said the upset customer was offered a refund, but he responded, “I’m going to get my baseball bat and gun and I’m coming back later tonight.”
A delivery driver was a witness to the incident.
The suspect left before officers arrived.