The following is compiled from police reports. Descriptions of perpetrators are included only when the description makes identification possible.East ColumbiaDobbin Road, 6100 block, 8:24 p.m. Sept. 24. Two men gained entry to store, baby formula, clothing and paper towels taken. Employee confronted men who threatened him with pepper spray and fled.West ColumbiaTown Center Avenue, 10000 block, between 8 p.m. Sept. 26 and 7:30 a.m. Sept. 27. Entry gained to property by cutting fence and lock. Copper wire and power tools stolen.