Whitehall police arrested a 40-year-old Columbus man with no permanent address on a warrant for petty theft at 9:50 p.m. Aug. 1.

Police had responded to a report of an attempted robbery at a residence in the 4000 block of Beechcreek Road; a woman there told police a man had approached the residence to report he was the victim of an attempted robbery.

Police found the man near Beechbank Road and Doney Street, according to reports.

He was known to have a warrant for his arrest and was taken into custody, police said.

In other recent Whitehall police reports:

* Thefts were reported at 2:05 p.m. July 31 in the 4200 block of Doney Street; at 8:50 p.m. July 31 and at 5 p.m. Aug. 1 in the 4200 block of East Broad Street; at 1:10 p.m. Aug. 3 in the 5300 block of Gatehouse Drive; at 9:15 p.m. Aug. 3 in the 900 block of Bucknell Road; at 1:15 p.m. Aug. 4 in the 500 block of South Hamilton Road; at 6:45 a.m. Aug. 5 in the 400 block of North Hamilton Road; at 12:50 p.m. Aug. 6 in the 400 block of South Hamilton Road; and at 3:10 p.m. Aug. 6 in the 4200 block of Rickenbacker Avenue.

* Vehicles were reported stolen at 8:15 p.m. July 31 in the 800 block of South Hamilton Road; at 3:50 p.m. Aug. 3 in the 3900 block of East Broad Street; at 5:35 p.m. Aug. 4 in the 4500 block of East Main Street; at 3:30 a.m. Aug. 7 in the 400 block of South Hamilton Road; and at 10:15 p.m. Aug. 7 in the 100 block of Parklawn Boulevard.

* Property destruction was reported at 10 a.m. July 31 in the 4800 block of Etna Road; at 5:50 p.m. July 31 in the 1000 block of Irongate Lane; at 9:15 a.m. Aug. 1 in the 1000 block of Fountain Lane; at 2:05 p.m. Aug. 3 in the 500 block of Erickson Avenue; at 4:35 p.m. Aug. 3 in the 4400 block of East Main Street; at 9:35 p.m. Aug. 3 in the 400 block of Virginia Circle West; at 1:05 and 8:25 p.m. Aug. 4 in the 300 block of Mayflower Boulevard; and at 4:25 p.m. Aug. 5 in the 4400 block of East Main Street.