A wrecking ball valued at $4,100 was reported stolen from a construction site at the intersection of Morse and Maize roads at 10 a.m. May 22.

The person filing the report said the theft occurred sometime after 4 p.m. the previous day.

In other Northland-area police reports:

* Officers responding to an unknown complaint at the end of Northtowne Boulevard at 12:32 a.m. May 23 found a witness to a crime but evidently no victim.

According to one of the officers who handled the call, the witness told them he saw some people struggling with an individual inside a vehicle. The victim managed to get out of the car, ran over to the witness and said the suspects had robbed him of his wallet.

"The victim handed the witness his phone and ran away," the report said. The witness was able to provide a description of the vehicle involved in the incident.

* A 31-year-old woman told police at 5 p.m. May 22 that a man from whom she purchased $200 worth of food stamps for $100 in the 1900 block of East Dublin-Granville Road had threatened her after demanding she pay him an additional $50. "Victim believes that suspect may cut her brake lines because he is a mechanic and has worked on her car," the report stated.