Piqua police reports highlights


By Sam Wildow - swildow@aimmedianetwork.com



PIQUA — The following are highlights from the Piqua police reports. All information is provided by Piqua police reports.

THEFT: A vehicle was entered overnight on the 100 block of Riverside Drive between 8 p.m. on July 23 and 10:30 a.m. on July 24. $100 in cash and jewelry valued at $1,000 were reportedly stolen.

A St. Paris resident reported her phone being stolen at her workplace in Piqua on July 24 at 1:38 p.m. Piqua resident Alex J. Shinall, 21, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor theft in connection with this incident.

A resident reported her bicycle missing on July 24. She last saw it on Third Street on July 15 at 9 p.m.

A juvenile reportedly took a cell phone from a relative on July 24. The juvenile was charged with first-degree misdemeanor theft.

A resident’s credit card was reportedly “cloned and used to make fraudulent purchases in Columbus area,” according to police reports.

DISTURBANCE: Piqua police responded to a report of a disturbance on 600 block of Roosevelt Avenue on July 24 at 11:46 a.m. There was an argument between a complainant and someone moving out of the residence.

Piqua responded to a report of a disturbance on the 300 block of Wood Street on July 24 at 1:24 p.m. There were conflicting accounts of what had occurred.

A resident was driving out of an alley in the area of Caldwell and Ash Streets when a subject walking with three other people struck the side of the vehicle. There was no damage. The incident occurred on July 24 at 1:50 p.m.

Piqua police responded to a report of a disturbance between a boyfriend and girlfriend in the area of Madison and Park Avenues on July 24 at 2:58 p.m. There were no threats or acts of violence.

Two brothers were reportedly arguing on the 1200 block of Clark Avenue on July 24 at 4:09 p.m. They each stated that they were physical with each other. There were no witnesses to the incident. The primary aggressor was not determined.

A domestic dispute reportedly occurred on the 600 block of Boal Avenue on July 24 at 10:54 p.m.

There was a report of a disturbance on the 200 block of Main Street on July 24 at 11 p.m. Police did not find a disturbance on arrival. A resident was charged with disturbing the peace for a noise violation.

There was a report of a possible disturbance on the 200 block of Main Street again on July 24 at 11:43 p.m. A male and female both stated that they were not arguing.

SUSPICIOUS: A complainant reported smelling marijuana down by the river on the 100 block of Bridge Street on July 24. Officers did not smell any marijuana in the area. They spoke with a male in the area who denied any wrongdoing.

TRESPASSING: A resident at the Piqua Village Apartments stated that a friend’s ex-husband had been come to the residence and was causing problems on July 24. There were no threats of violence, but the complainant wanted the male trespassed from the residence.

TELECOMMUNICATIONS HARASSMENT: There were reportedly repeated calls and messages between two subjects. They were told to leave each other alone on July 24.

ASSIST CITIZEN: A resident requested extra area checks for Spring Street on July 24.

FIREWORKS: There was a fireworks complaint in the area of Broadway and Water Streets on July 24 at 10 p.m.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: A reportedly intoxicated male was lying in the grass outside of Family Video on the 600 block of Water Street on July 25 at 12:03 a.m. The male was assisted home and told to stay inside for the night.

A male and female were reportedly arguing outside of Lucky’s Bar on Main Street on July 25 at 12:19 a.m. The female was gone prior to officer arrival, and the male was told to leave the bar for the night.

The Piqua Police Department can be contacted at (937) 778-2027. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling 937-615-TIPS (8477) or by visiting www.piquaoh.org/police_submitatip.htm for more information.

To submit an anonymous tip through text messaging, type the keyword PIQUAPD and the message, then send it to 274637.

By Sam Wildow

swildow@aimmedianetwork.com

Reach Sam Wildow at (937) 451-3336 or on Twitter @TheDailyCall

Reach Sam Wildow at (937) 451-3336 or on Twitter @TheDailyCall