Gahanna police recently responded to concerns of suspicious activity at a vacant house for sale on Ridenour Road, according to a report received at 5:02 p.m. Nov. 23.
A neighbor was concerned after UPS left a package at the residence, thinking someone had the package shipped there so they could pick it up and do something nefarious, reports said. At about the time UPS was in the area, a small red car with its lights on was nearby. The neighbor made UPS take the package back and followed the truck out of the area, reports said.
The resident was told to call back if it happens again. She also was advised extra patrol would be sent out, reports said.
In other Gahanna police incident reports:
* Someone was crossing over Interstate 270 with a flashlight between East Broad Street and Hamilton Road, according to a report received at 3:39 a.m. Nov. 28. A vehicle was in the median. A man was looking for his wedding ring that he lost, reports said.
* A resident in the 600 block of Vista Drive reported a catalytic converter was stolen from a vehicle Nov. 21 or 22, according to a report received at 9:33 a.m. Nov. 26.
* Work items were stolen from a vehicle in the 500 block of Gahanna Highlands Drive, according to a report received at 9:09 a.m. Nov. 26. The vehicle was broken into overnight, according to reports.
* A caller said he thought someone was shooting BBs at cars in the area of Johnstown Road and Towne Court, according to a complaint received at 6:15 a.m. Nov. 26. He didn't see anyone but drove past the area twice, and at both times something hit his windshield, according to reports.
* A woman called 911 to state her clothes were left in a dryer at a business in the 400 block of Agler Road, and now it was closed, according to a report received at 11:12 a.m. Nov. 23. Police advised the customer to leave a note on the door to explain the situation and try calling the numbers on the window to contact the management. She was also advised to use 911 only for reporting emergencies.
* Two low-flying drones were at the intersection of Morse and Greencroft roads, possibly posing a danger to vehicles, according to a complaint received at 7:57 p.m. Nov. 22. Police couldn't find anyone at the intersection, reports said.
* Several thousand dollars in tools were stolen from a van in the first block of Price Road, according to a report received at 11:57 a.m. Nov. 22. The vehicle was broken into after 7 p.m. Nov. 21, reports said.