Gahanna police recently responded to a resident's concern about a pair of shoes for a 3- to 5-year-old being found at Friendship Park, 150 Oklahoma Ave., according to a report received at 4:10 p.m. Nov. 4.
The shoes were found near the back walking trail. The reporting party was concerned a child might be in danger in the area. Officers located the shoes on the pathway behind the park. The shoes were wet and appeared to have been there for awhile, according to reports. Officers searched the area and no children were discovered, but the shoes were impounded, reports said.
In other Gahanna police reports:
* A computer was stolen from a vehicle while a parent was picking up a student at Middle School East, 730 Clotts Road, according to a report received at 9:51 p.m. Nov. 5.
* A Harrison Pond Drive resident reported mail had been stolen, according to a report received at 11:46 a.m. Nov. 5.
* A backpack with electronics was stolen from a vehicle on Cherrystone Drive South, according to a report received at 6:54 p.m. Nov. 3. A tracking app might have a possible location for it, reports said.
* A woman was reported for sitting in front of an Agler Road business, yelling and cursing at everyone, according to a report received at 2:03 p.m. Nov. 3. A woman thought she heard someone say America isn't that great and knocked a globe over. She told the other party to leave the country, reports said.
* Money was stolen from an unlocked truck on Deer Meadow Drive, according to a report received at 11:27 a.m. Nov. 3.
* Gahanna police started pursuit of a stolen vehicle at 1:13 p.m. Nov. 2 on Interstate 270 northbound and the 300 block of Hamilton Road. Several jurisdictions became involved and the Ohio State Highway Patrol took over the incident and stopped the vehicle at the Union and Marion county lines, reports said.
* A vehicle was rummaged through on Hemston Drive, according to a report received at 4:04 a.m. Nov. 2.
* A Kamilah Lane resident told police his vehicle was vandalized overnight, according to a report received at 2:59 p.m. Nov. 1. He said he might know the person who scratched his vehicle, reports said.
* A North Street resident visited police headquarters after her neighbor allegedly threatened to shoot her dog, according to a report received at 1:06 p.m. Nov. 1.
* A tire was removed from a vehicle on Landover Road, according to a report received at 12:30 p.m. Nov. 1.
* A Sycamore Woods Lane resident requested extra patrol after an unidentified person entered her back yard and threw a cigarette butt on the ground, according to a report received at 11:11 a.m. Nov. 1. The person became aggressive once confronted, according to reports.
* A guest at a business on Taylor Road saw tools being taken from a truck, according to a report received at 1 a.m. Nov. 1. The suspect was described as a man dressed in a gray-hooded sweatshirt and black pants, driving a dark-colored, four-door sedan, reports said.
* A Cobble Hill resident said someone tried to break into her house while she was at work, according to a report received at 8:08 p.m. Oct. 31. She said something was stuck in a door lock, reports said.
* A Meadow Green Circle resident advised someone removed the lug nuts from a vehicle in an attempt to steal the tires, according to a report received at 5:50 p.m. Oct. 31. The lug nuts were on the wheels and not damaged when police arrived. The owner said lug nuts were left next to the wheel and she put them back on. The resident was advised to purchase locking lug nuts, reports said.
* Two vehicles were rummaged through on Midhurst Road, according to a report received at 7:55 a.m. Oct. 30.
* A purse and medication were reported stolen from a Melissa Court resident at 11:41 a.m. Oct. 30.