Two wristwatches, one valued at $1,295 and the other at $1,850, were reported stolen at 10:30 a.m. July 31 from a residence in the 800 block of Troon Trail.
The victim, a 66-year-old man, said the watches were taken sometime between June 1 and July 13.
In other northwest Columbus police reports:
* Sunglasses valued at $4,000 were reported stolen at 12:22 p.m. July 31 from a store in the Mall at Tuttle Crossing. The actual shoplifting took place 5:45 p.m. July 29, according to the report, when several suspects entered the store at the same time and separated.
The only employee was unable to keep an eye on all of them. The report did not state how many individuals were involved.
* Sunglasses, motorcycle equipment and a set of golf clubs were among the items reported stolen in a garage break-in that took place between 10:30 p.m. July 30 and 11 the following morning in the 600 block of Jasonway Avenue. The victim, a 31-year-old man, estimated the value of the stolen items at $3,000.
The keys to a lottery machine and $6,000 in cash were reported stolen 9:15 a.m. July 30 from a bar in the 5300 block of Tuttle Crossing Boulevard. According to the report, video footage shows a man entering the business through the back door at 6:19 a.m., walk into the office and remove the cash and key from the safe.
* For the third time, a group of suspects, their number not specified, shoplifted items from a store in the Mall at Tuttle Crossing, on this occasion at 5:37 p.m. July 29.
A store representative said the gang made off with 79 items of clothing worth a total of $3,628. Staff members tried, but failed, to stop the suspects from leaving.
* A 32-year-old woman and a man, 33, said two bicycles worth a combined $1,500 were stolen from the front porch of their apartment in the 760 block of Cutter Edge Court between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. July 28.
* A juvenile said he was punched multiple times in the stomach at 8:31 p.m. July 27 in the 6200 block of Bannister Drive after he came to the defense of his sister after the suspect struck her. The youth said he was telling the suspect to leave when the punches were thrown. A Division of Fire medic checked out the boy, but he did not need to be transported to the hospital, according to the responding officer.
* A 30-year-old woman who lives in the 4600 block of Cold Springs Court told an officer she received text messages between 11:43 p.m. July 25 and 8:48 the following morning that were upsetting. The messages were from a man the victim said she doesn't know. In the first one, he claimed to have taken explicit photos of the woman "while they were together intimately," and threatened to post them on social media and at her workplace. In the follwing text, the suspect apologized for the first one, admitted he didn't know the victim and stated he was just trying to make his girlfriend jealous.