A store clerk working the drive-up window at a convenience store said his car was damaged after he refused to sell alcohol to an apparently inebriated customer, according to Columbus Division of Police incident reports.
The incident occurred at 11:46 p.m. Nov. 20. The victim said the customer started to bang on the window and started yelling.
The victim then told the customer and his associates to leave and the customer walked over to the area where the victim's vehicle was parked. The driver's side mirror and left windshield wiper on the victim's car were damaged. The damage was estimated at $420.
The victim stated he did not see the customer damage the property but did notice the damage to his vehicle after the customer and his associates left the area.
In other recent area incident reports:
* At 4:23 p.m. Nov. 20, someone kicked open the front door of a residence in the 700 block of Beech Street, but apparently didn't steal anything.
* Electric tools valued at $3,255 were stolen between noon and 2 p.m. Nov. 25 from an unlocked work vehicle in the 500 block of South Front Street.
* A Ford Fusion containing an assortment of merchandise was stolen between 6:05 an 6:50 p.m. Nov. 21 from the 1300 block of South High Street.
* A burglar stole a $300 gaming console, $60 video game, $300 computer, $400 digital camera and $20 cable at 4 a.m. Nov. 22 from a residence in the 300 block of Mithoff Street. The victim entered the residence through a second-story rear-bedroom window while the victim and son were at home, reports said.