PIQUA — The following are highlights from the Piqua police reports. All information is provided by Piqua police reports.
FRAUD: There was a report of a fraud complaint over the internet where a resident sent money to an unknown person on Feb. 25.
DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Officers responded to a report of a disorderly man walking in the roadway in the area of North Sunset Drive and West High Street on Feb. 25 at 9 p.m. Officers responded to the area, but the man was gone upon officer arrival.
There was a complaint of rowdy fans at Piqua High School during a wrestling tournament on Feb. 26 at approximately 1 p.m. Several non-involved fans stated it was “blown up” by a wrestling coach who acted disorderly, according to police reports. The fans were advised they had to leave, and they did.
There was a report of an intoxicated man yelling at a cruiser on North Main Street near Lucky’s bar on Feb. 26 at around 6 p.m. He was warned for his behavior.
TELECOMMUNICATIONS HARASSMENT: A man was warned for telecommunications harassment on Feb. 25.
SUSPICIOUS: An officer observed a suspicious vehicle stopped at the entrance to Hollow Park on Scott Drive on Feb. 26 at approximately 1:30 a.m. Upon speaking to the driver, it was discovered that he was parked in the area hunting rare Pokemon. No violations were observed.
There was a report of subjects possibly engaging in sexual intercourse on West Water Street on Feb. 26 at approximately 3 p.m. They were found to be fully clothed and just kissing. They were advised to find a different location. They left the area.
THEFT: A woman advised that she was highly intoxicated and did not know where she left her vehicle on North Main Street on Feb. 26 at approximately 10:30 a.m. She advised she might have left it at a stop light, while running with the keys in the car. The complainant thought this may have happened in the south end of town. Vehicle entered as stolen.
A subject’s credit card declined a bill at La Quinta Inn on East Ash Street on Feb. 26 at approximately 1 p.m. Stacy R. Fannin, 42, address unknown, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor theft in connection with this incident.
CRIMINAL DAMAGE: A truck windshield was reportedly damaged on West Greene Street on Feb. 26 between 11:30 a.m. and 12:10 p.m.
A resident came home and discovered three windows broken out at his apartment on Weber Street on Feb. 26 between 6-7 p.m. No suspects at this time.
HIT SKIP ACCIDENT: A hit skip car accident was reported on Covington Avenue near Taco Bell on Feb. 26 at approximately 7:15 p.m. No one was injured, and the other vehicle left in an unknown directions. Hit-skip vehicle was described as a silver Dodge Caravan with the beginning of “DAN” in the Ohio License plate. Officer attempted to locate a vehicle that was described through computer systems but was unsuccessful.
ANIMAL COMPLAINT: An unrestrained dog reportedly attacked another dog chained up behind the residence on Commercial Street and then bit the dog’s owner and her son when they tried to break up the attack on Feb. 26 at approximately 7:50 p.m. One dog was taken to an emergency vet, and the other was taken by the animal shelter.
ASSIST SQUAD: An officer assisted the squad with a subject that fell on the sidewalk on East Ash Street and was possibly intoxicated on Feb. 26 at 11:30 p.m. It was found that the subject was passed out lying on the sidewalk. Subject was highly intoxicated and refused treatment. Subject was dropped off at a family member’s house for the night. Subject was cited for disorderly conduct. Derek W. Ropp, 39, of Piqua, was cited for minor misdemeanor disorderly conduct in connection with this incident.
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