A representative of an auto dealership in the 2400 block of Billingsley Road filed an embezzlement complaint at 1:17 p.m. Dec. 5.
According to the officer who handled the case, a suspect purchased a new BMW using a fraudulent identity at noon Nov. 14. No dollar amount was listed for the vehicle.
In other northwest Columbus police reports:
* A $789 television set and $400 laptop were among items stolen in a burglary that was reported at 5:59 p.m. Dec. 4 in the 6100 block of Icarus Road. The victims, a 23-year-old woman and a man, 22, said someone forced open the rear door of the residence between 7:15 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
* A collection of gemstones valued at $5,000 was reported stolen in a burglary that took place in 4800 block of Pennfair Street between 11:20 a.m. and 1:20 p.m. Dec. 4. The victim, a 68-year-old man, said someone entered the apartment through an unlocked back door.
* A man, 37, accused his live-in girlfriend's mother at 2:44 p.m. Dec. 2 of earlier in the day stealing, among other items, $150 worth of "adult toys" from his home in the 2800 block of Dublin Arbor Lane. The victim said $200 worth of vaping equipment, $600 in miscellaneous clothing, $15 in cash and a $100 titanium necklace also were missing.
He said that the suspect does not live at the home but has permission to enter in order to walk the dog.
* A 35-year-old woman said her roommate assaulted her in their apartment in the 2900 block of Mark Andrew Drive at 4:54 p.m. Dec. 1 by pushing her over backwards with a dog leash.
The victim said her roommate was angry because she was using her teacup.
When officers were on hand, the 35-year-old also reported an altercation with the roommate that occurred at 8:30 p.m. Nov. 30.
The victim said the suspect came into her bedroom and tried to drag her somewhere by the arm. "The victim was able to get released from the grip but then the suspect pulled at her headphones that she was wearing which caused the cord to scrape across her neck," according to the report. "Officers looked for any signs of injuries but were unable to see any."
* A 52-year-old woman who lives in the 5400 block of Ambrosia Avenue said someone with a key to her home and familiar with the place entered between 1 p.m. Dec. 1 and 11 the following morning. The victim said this person made off with $1,500 in cash that had been hidden inside a sweatshirt in an upstairs closet.