MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio
Assault, SOM Center Road
A girl, 11, was assaulted in a locker room at the middle school Sept. 15 by a 13-year-old girl and her two sisters. The incident was recorded on video by several other students. The two girls had been having issues with each other for several days.
The incident is under review for potential assault charges to be filed in juvenile court.
Fraud: Jackie Lane
A resident reported Sept. 10 that she was notified by the IRS that she owed an additional $18,000 in taxes due to making more money than average in the past year.
Officers looked at the notice and confirmed her Social Security number had been used fraudulently. The matter is being investigated by the IRS.
Theft: Golden Gate Boulevard
Costco loss prevention reported that an unknown man stole a computer, valued at $2,000, from the store Sept. 10 by claiming he was trying to return the item.
Investigation revealed the man was using a vehicle with a stolen license plate. Brooklyn police were later able to identify the 34-year-old man from a distinguishable tattoo on his neck.
A felony warrant was issued for his arrest.
Criminal simulation: Mayfield Road
A Circle K manager said Sept. 13 that a customer used a counterfeit $100 bill to purchase cigarettes and gasoline.
He was identified when surveillance video was reviewed and showed him wearing a shirt showing the name of the management company of the Gates Mills Place apartments.
The Cleveland man, 55, was cooperative when officers spoke with…