A man told Columbus police at 1:59 p.m. May 4 that he had been shot in the neck with a BB gun while trimming hedges that morning at a business in the 3300 block of Indianola Avenue. The man, who said he did not see the suspect, had the BB removed at a local urgent-care facility, reports said.
In other recent Clintonville-area police reports:
* A woman said she returned to her home in the 4900 block of Fuller Drive at 11 p.m. May 10 to discover the back door unlocked and the house ransacked. The victim, who said the break-in took place after 5 p.m. that day, was unable to determine at the time of the report what, if anything, had been stolen.
* Damage was estimated at $500 after someone smashed the window of a 2010 Ford Focus parked in the 100 block of Georgetown Drive between 1:45 and 7 a.m. May 8, reports said.
* A $20 pair of shoes was reported stolen from a store in the 3300 block of North High Street at 12:30 p.m. May 8.
* Two rings, one with sapphires and diamonds valued at $3,750, were reported stolen at 9:41 a.m. May 8 from a home in the 400 block of Clinton Heights Avenue, according to reports. The victim said the rings were taken between March 1 and April 28, a period of time during which employees of a contractor had access to the house.
* Someone forced their way into an apartment in the first block of West Kelso Road between 2:30 and 4:29 a.m. May 8 and stole a television worth $800 and a $200 video-game console, according to reports.
* A woman told police at 12:17 a.m. May 7 that she and her daughter were threatened in the 4900 block of Arbor Village Drive a little over an hour earlier.
* The night-shift manager of a business in the 3000 block of North High Street reported someone threw rocks at him at 3:28 a.m. May 6. He was not injured, reports said.
* A resident of the 4200 block of Foster Street told an officer at 11:04 p.m. May 5 that she found someone sleeping in her garage who had run away from home.
* A woman said someone broke into her vehicle while it was parked in the 2800 block of North High Street between 8 and 9:20 p.m. May 5. A designer bag valued at $2,000 was stolen, along with sandals, clothing and makeup, reports said.
* A woman said she was slapped across the face during an altercation in the first block of Arcadia Avenue at 4:12 a.m. May 5. Another woman who was on the scene told police the suspect punched her after she told the suspect not to hit the first victim. The suspect fled the scene before police arrived, reports said.
* A woman reported her car was stolen from the 200 block of Graceland Boulevard between 12:09 and 1:05 p.m. May 3 by someone who took her keys from a locker. The victim said one of her credit cards, which was in the vehicle, later was used at a store in the Easton area.