Two people told Columbus police they observed someone they didn't know smash the driver's-side windows of their vehicles parked in the 3600 block of Indianola Avenue at 1:50 a.m. Feb. 20.

The victims said the suspect rummaged through their cars before fleeing the scene northbound on Indianola in a car.

In other recent Clintonville-area police reports:

* A man told police at 6:08 a.m. Feb. 18 that someone, using his identification, attempted to cash a check at a store in the 3400 block of North High Street three days earlier.

The victim said store personnel were familiar with him and refused to cash the check.