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.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Officers responded to a report of a disturbance in reference to two male subjects physically fighting on South Wayne Street on March 29 at approximately 8 a.m. A male juvenile was charged with disorderly conduct.

A victim reported a male subject was attempting to fight him and reportedly followed him in a vehicle as he left his residence on South Wayne Street on March 29 at 11:35 a.m.

WARRANT: Officers were asked by Darke County Sheriff’s Office to attempt to locate a female subject with an active warrant for her arrest out of Darke County on South Wayne Street on March 29 at approximately 1:30 p.m. The female subject was located, arrested, and transported to Darke County without incident.

THEFT: There was a report of a theft of aluminum castings from a local business on South Downing Street on March 29 at approximately 2:20 p.m. Investigation is ongoing.

DISTURBANCE: There was a report of a disturbance on Boone Street on March 28 at approximately 3:30 p.m.

There was a report of a disturbance on Franklin Street on March 29 at approximately 11:15 p.m.

There was a report of disturbances on West Greene Street on March 30 at noon and on Kienle Drive on March 30 at noon.

MENACING: An officer was dispatched a menacing complaint in reference to multiple subjects threatening each other to fight on Cleveland Street on March 29 at 6 p.m.

COUNTERFEIT MONEY: There was report of a $20 bill that appeared to be fake at Faith’s Pizza on Wilson Avenue on March 29 at approximately 6 p.m. The bill was found to be fake and was seized. The bill was properly packaged and placed into evidence.

POSSIBLE DRUG OVERDOSE: An officer assisted the squad on a male subject not breathing on North Wayne Street on March 29 at approximately 6:10 p.m. Subject was given narcan and began breathing but was still unconscious. He was transported to Upper Valley Medical Center by squad. No evidence of drug use was located in the apartment.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE: There was a criminal damaging complaint in reference to paint being thrown at a vehicle on South Roosevelt Avenue on March 29 at approximately 7:20 p.m.

DRUG POSSESSION: There was a report of a subject possibly locking himself in the bathroom and doing heroin on Falmouth Avenue on March 30 at approximately 1 p.m. Officers found the subject outside who reportedly tried to conceal a bag that contained a hypodermic needle and a plastic container that contained suspected heroin. Subject was transported by the squad to the hospital. Subject will be charged with possession of drugs and possession of drug abuse instruments. Summons will be issued.

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.