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 piquaoh.org/city-departments/police-department/submit-a-tip/ 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.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE: An officer responded to a criminal damage complaint at the Piqua Board of Education office on East Ash Street on May 3. A caller advised two male juveniles were believed to have been throwing metal balls at windows and a bay door, causing damage to the building.

THEFT: A wallet was reported stolen from a house on Young Street between May 2-3.

Two black females subjects reportedly bagged several clothing items up at Elder Beerman and left the store without paying for them on May 3 at approximately 2 p.m.

There was a report of antique coins missing from a booth inside a business on North Main Street that went missing between May 1-3. Unknown suspects, and no evidence of forced entry.

UNRULY JUVENILE: There was a report of juveniles throwing bricks around in a private property parking lot on West High Street on May 3 at 6:30 p.m. All of the juveniles were warned to stay off the property, and the juveniles cleaned up the bricks.

DISTURBANCE: There was a report of a disturbance on Haverhill Drive on May 3 at approximately 8 p.m. It was a civil issue.

There was a report of a disturbance on Camaro Court on May 4 at 4:10 p.m. No violence or threats of violence were reported. Both involved parties were referred to civil court with regards to a custody dispute.

SUSPICIOUS: Two female subjects who were recently identified as suspects in a theft from Kroger were back inside the store on May 3 at around 11:15 p.m. They were trespassed from the store, and they left the store.

WARRANT: A male subject with a warrant was picked up on Covington Avenue on May 3 at 11:45 p.m.

FOUND PROPERTY: A city worker found a laptop computer in the storm drain on May 4.

ALARM: An alarm was activated in the city building on May 4 at 1:45 p.m. Officer stood by while a customer issue was dealt with in the city building. No further action needed.

MENACING: Subject reported a former tenant made threats towards him on New Haven Road on May 3.

TRESPASSING: An employee reported a female subject concealing merchandise in an attempt to steal from Kroger on May 4 at around 9:10 p.m. The suspect was located and trespassed from the store.

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 piquaoh.org/city-departments/police-department/submit-a-tip/ for more information.

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