A New Albany woman told Columbus police she was robbed of her purse between 5:30 and 6 a.m. July 20 while walking in the 300 block of Morse Road.
The victim said the suspect came up from behind her and put something against her neck while demanding her purse.
She said she tried to hold onto the bag, but he pulled it away from her and ran to a vehicle.
The woman said the purse contained, among other items, $2,000 in cash and a Bible valued at $25.
In other recent Clintonville-area police reports:
* Huntington Bank, 3350 Indianola Ave., was robbed at 12:54 p.m. July 20, according to reports.
The responding officer said photographs of the suspect had been obtained and emailed to a detective.
Reports did not list how much money was taken or whether the suspect was armed.
* A man told police a driver followed him home to the 400 block of East Lincoln Avenue as a result of a "road-rage" incident at 9:05 a.m. July 24.
He said the other driver followed him from the intersection of Morse Road and Interstate 71.
During the incident, the victim added, the man blocked his driveway and "repeatedly spoke in derogatory terms."
The incident was captured on cellphone video, reports said.
* Two televisions, one valued at $500 and the other at $300, were stolen during a burglary in the 400 block of East Lincoln Avenue that was reported at 5:14 p.m. July 22. The victim said the door had been left unlocked.
* A woman told police her $7,000 car was stolen from the 100 block of West California Avenue between 7:45 p.m. July 22 and 12:30 p.m. July 23.
* A man said he forgot to lock the door of his car when he parked in front of a home in the first block of East Dominion Boulevard at 4:30 p.m. July 21.
When he returned to his vehicle, a variety of items had been stolen from under the passenger seat, including a $300 handgun, a wallet and $60 in cash, he said.
* An employee of a business in the 2800 block of North High Street summoned police at 12:55 p.m. July 26 after an unruly customer allegedly threatened to hit her with a flower pot.
The employee told police the suspect was asked to leave after he began harassing customers and employees. He was gone by the time police arrived, reports said.
* A woman who lives in the 200 block of North Delta Drive filed a fraud complaint at 4:18 p.m. July 25, saying that at noon that day, someone hacked into her cellphone account and made $1,000 in purchases. She said the hacker changed her shipping address and other aspects of her account.
* A representative of a business in the 5300 block of North High Street filed a fraud complaint at 10:37 a.m. July 25. According to reports, a fraudulent check in the amount of $815 was written on the business account the previous morning and deposited into the account of a former employee.
* A woman told police she received five telephone calls July 24 at her home in the 100 block of Westwood Drive from someone claiming to be with the Internal Revenue Service and threatening her with arrest.
Two other women -- one who lives in the 100 block of Deland Avenue and another who lives in the 100 block of Aldrich Road -- reported the scam the same day.
A resident of the 2900 block of Neil Avenue also contacted police July 18 to report she had received a call from someone claiming to be with the IRS. The woman said she paid the caller $5,000 in gift cards.
* Damage was estimated at $500 after someone spray-painted a vehicle while it was parked in the 200 block of Chase Road between 10 p.m. July 19 and 6:30 a.m. July 20, according to the victim.