Gahanna: Resident finds Social Security number used for loan

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Gahanna police recently received a report related to identify theft.

A Ridge Crest Drive resident reported someone used his Social Security number to seek a small-business disaster-relief loan, according to a report received at 11:19 a.m. Aug. 17.

In other Gahanna police incident reports:

* A vehicle was rummaged through on Baroness Way, according to a report received at 11:14 a.m. Aug. 18.

The rear license plate was stolen, reports said.

* A rangefinder was stolen from a vehicle on Cross Point Road, according to a report received at 8:14 a.m. Aug. 18.

* A Shepard Street resident received harassing text messages from a former friend, according to a report received at 2:22 p.m. Aug. 17.

* A Wickham Way resident said her vehicle had been rummaged through and change was stolen, according a report received at 7:02 a.m. Aug. 17.

* A vehicle was rummaged through overnight on Lytton Way, according to a report received at 10:42 a.m. Aug. 16. It is unknown what was taken, reports said.

* A vehicle on Nob Hill Court was broken into overnight, according to a report received at 7:05 p.m. Aug. 15.

* Someone broke into a vehicle on Verdin Court, according to a report received at 7:23 p.m. Aug. 15.

* Sunglasses were stolen when someone broke into a vehicle on Sycamore Woods Lane, according to a report received at 1:33 p.m. Aug. 15.

* A Clark Street resident said he heard five shots, possibly in the Creekside area, according to a report received at 2:11 a.m. Aug. 15. A transformer might have blown nearby, reports said.

* Three vehicles were stopped at North Hamilton Road and Medwin Place, according to a report received at 9:47 p.m. Aug. 14. They were helping a turtle cross the roadway, reports said.

* A vehicle on Bread Street was broken into overnight, according to a report received at 2:11 p.m. Aug. 14.

* A tool bag was stolen from a vehicle overnight on Morrison Road, according to a report received at 9:43 a.m. Aug. 12.