Piqua police reports highlights


To contact the Piqua Police Department:

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.

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

FRAUD: A subject reported on March 17 that two authorized purchases were made from the subject’s credit card by an unknown person in California.

TELECOMMUNICATION HARASSMENT: Local business requested a man be warned for trespassing and telecommunication harassment on East Ash Street on March 17 at approximately 10 a.m.

AGENCY ASSIST: An officer assisted the medics with a subject who was assaulted on March 17 at approximately 11:20 a.m. It was discovered the assault occurred in Troy, and dispatch notified Troy police.

An officer assisted Troy police with trying to locate a person possibly involved in an assault case at the Red Roof Inn and Suites on March 17 at 11:40 a.m.

DISTURBANCE: There was a disturbance reported on Haverhill Drive on March 17 at 12:30 p.m. Both involved parties reported violence against the other. Both also had injuries from the incident. One of them was taken to UVMC.

There was a disturbance reported on South Main Street on March 17 at 5:30 p.m.

There was a report of a man outside of Ulbrich’s Market yelling at customers on March 17 at 6:15 p.m. He was located and warned for disorderly conduct.

There was a disturbance reported on Wood Street on March 17 at 9:10 p.m.

There was a disturbance reported on Kitt Street on March 17 at 10:10 p.m.

A man at Rally’s was reportedly causing a problem on March 17 at 10:30 p.m. He was transported home.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE: A complainant advised someone had driven a vehicle in a tree lawn and had spray-painted an obscene word on the sidewalk on Franklin Street sometime between Feb. 18 and March 17. There are no suspects.

THEFT: A complainant said someone stole scrap metal out of his yard on South Roosevelt Avenue on March 17 at 3:40 p.m. Officer checked local scrap yards and was unable to locate the missing metal.

RECKLESS OPERATION: A driver passed a school bus while its stop sign was activated and students were unloading in the area of North Sunset Drive and Parkridge Place on March 17. The driver admitted fault.

To contact the Piqua Police Department:

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.