A shopping cart can be more than just a conveyance for retail products, apparently.
An intruder used one as a battering ram to break into the Dollar Tree at 3150 Macon Road, Columbus police reported.
A woman delivering newspapers summoned officers to the business at 2:17 a.m. Thursday when she noticed smashed glass on the store’s left front door.
A shopping cart was left two feet away. “It appeared that the cart was used to ram the glass paneled door,” an officer reported.
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The burglar went inside the store, but investigators had not determined whether anything was taken. The business has security cameras, police said.