Columbus Police: Woman says purse and cell phone stolen while she is in backyard with dogs

A 26-year-old Columbus woman told police her purse and cell phone were stolen from her kitchen while she was in her backyard with her dogs.

According to the police report, the crime happened at the 13th Avenue home Saturday between 1:45 p.m. and 2:15 p.m.

The woman told the police she noticed the items missing when she came back inside.