Update: 3 vehicles broken into in Applebee’s parking lot

ariquelmy@ledger-enquirer.comOctober 10, 2012 

Three vehicles were broken into Monday night in an Applebee’s parking lot, Columbus police said.

The break-ins happened between 8-9 p.m. at the Gentian Road/University Avenue restaurant, reports state. The suspect or suspects shattered windows on three vehicles, taking contents from each one.

One car had $600 in newly bought children’s clothes taken from it. Another had a cell phone and checkbook stolen from it. The third vehicle had a duffle bag with clothes taken, police said.

No suspect description is listed. There have been no arrests.

This is the second time in a month that an Applebee's parking lot has had a string of break-ins.

Three cars were reported burglarized Sept. 14 outside the Applebee’s on Airport Thruway.

According to the police reports, the vehicles were broken into between 9 p.m. and midnight. All three had windows shattered. The suspect or suspects took a purse valued at $100, an iPod valued at $200 and an iPad worth $450.

Ledger-Enquirer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service