Crime

Woman attacked during Boxwood Boulevard home invasion

Sarah Robinson

srobinson@ledger-enquirer.com

Columbus Police are investigating a home invasion reported to have happened early Sunday in the 1700 block Boxwood Boulevard.

The 37-year-old resident was punched during the 4:30 a.m. incident, leaving a bump on her left arm that medics treated on the scene. 

Authorities said they were called to the apartment around 4:30 a.m. Sunday in reference to a distrurbance.

The victim told police on the scene that a 35-year-old man she knows trespassed onto her property and unlawfully entered her home, where he snatched her $200 cellphone before fleeing the scene.

Warrants are pending, police added.

— Sarah is a crime & safety reporter at The Ledger-Enquirer. You can contact her on Twitter at @SarahR_92.

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