Reynoldsburg police are looking for a man who stole a bank bag filled with cash from a woman as she walked out of a business in the 8100 block of East Broad Street.
According to the police report, the woman was leaving the business at 2:49 p.m. July 13, holding a bank bag that contained money. She said a man wearing a black hat and black shorts ran up to her, grabbed the bag out of her hand and raced down the street. Officers said a witness called and said she saw "a skinny white man with a black hat and book bag" near a Broad Street business.
Detectives said they are looking for a homeless man matching that description who lives in the area of Broad Street and Taylor Road.
In other Reynoldsburg police reports:
* Officers arrested a 55-year-old Newcomerstown man July 15 after he allegedly assaulted a woman and tried to get back into her house in the 1900 block of Baldwin Road.
Officers found the man nearby at 12:08 a.m. and arrested him on assault and aggravated trespass charges.
* Two residents called to report a group of young black men wearing white T-shirts or red shirts and possibly in possession of guns at 9:46 p.m. July 14 in the 7000 block of Trillium Lane.
One caller said the boys "all had guns and drugs." Officers caught up with five to six boys outside a house on Trillium and patted them down for weapons, but none of the boys had any guns, according to the police report.
* Officers checking on a report of a suspicious car found a woman attempting to sell drugs at 1:08 a.m. July 16 in the parking lot of a business in the 2700 block of Taylor Road Southwest. According to the police report, the 44-year-old Logan woman was arrested for possession of controlled substances and for attempting to sell, distribute, purchase or deliver dangerous drugs.
* Officers arrested a 27-year-old Columbus woman for shoplifting at a store in the 2700 block of Taylor Road Southwest.
According to police reports, the woman was spotted at 5:01 p.m. July 15 riding a motorized cart through the store and concealing merchandise in a bag. She was accompanied by a younger girl wearing a shower cap on her head, a gray shirt and gray pants.