Three pairs of Gucci sunglasses worth a combined $1,085 were stolen from a store in the Mall at Tuttle Crossing at 7:51 p.m. Feb. 26.
An employee of the business told Columbus police a woman began talking to her while standing outside the store, asking for prices on items.
"The complainant stated as she was attempting to talk to the female suspect, she noticed the male suspect in the corner of the inside of the store selecting the listed merchandise and placing it in his jacket pockets," according to the responding officer's incident report. "She asked him what he was doing, and he replied. 'Oh, nothing,' and then ran out the door."
In other recent Columbus Division of Police incident reports from northwest Columbus:
* A 41-year-old woman contacted police Feb. 25 at 5:43 p.m. to report her home in the 5100 block of Falling Water Court had been broken into sometime after 11:55 that morning.
The victim said a $150 television set and $1 worth of men's clothing had been taken.
* A representative of a business in the 2800 block of Bethel Road filed an embezzlement complaint against two ex-employees at 4:04 p.m. Feb. 25.
According to the report, the complainant said "he had security video and other documentation showing the two suspects, both of whom were employees at the time of the incident, concealing and keeping cash belonging to the business," the report read.
"The complainant stated the two employees had been terminated. He was referred to the prosecutor's office should the business desire to file charges at a later date." The amount involved was listed at $320.
* A rental trailer valued at $2,000 was reported missing Feb. 23 at 4:57 p.m. from a business in the 5800 block of Sawmill Road. The trailer was last seen at 5:15 that morning, according to the report.
* A 41-year-old woman said someone entered her residence in the 5500 block of Tuckahoe Lane between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Feb. 22, and "left property in her refrigerator" but took $70 in cash. The report did not specify the nature of the property.