Piqua police reports highlights


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

DISTURBANCE: There was a report of disturbance on South Street on July 29 at approximately 5 a.m. The victim had visible injuries. Jessica A. Miller, 32, of Piqua, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor domestic violence and fourth-degree misdemeanor falsification in connection with this incident.

There was a report of a disturbance on South Sunset Drive on July 29 at 9:40 a.m. The male subject left the residence without incident.

There was a disturbance complaint on Haverhill Drive on July 29 at 9 p.m. There were no signs of physical harm or allegations of violence.

There was a report of a disturbance on Second Street on July 30 at approximately 12:15 a.m. A female subject left for the evening.

There was a report of a disturbance on West High Street on July 30 at approximately 8 a.m. A female subject left the residence.

There was a report of a disturbance on Cottage Avenue on July 31 at approximately 12:15 a.m. The involved parties were warned for domestic violence and disorderly conduct. Police responded to this same address later in the evening, where a male subject was charged with disorderly conduct and underage drinking.

HIT SKIP ACCIDENT: There was a report of a hit skip traffic accident on Garfield Avenue on July 29 at 5:30 a.m.

There was a report of a hit skip traffic accident on Young Street on July 29 at 10:45 a.m.

There was a report of a hit skip traffic accident on Manier Avenue on July 29 at 6:50 p.m. The suspect crashed down the street and was arrested.

THEFT: A male subject and female subject reportedly stole several coins on July 8 from a collectibles business on East Ash Street. Rebecca L. Mowen, 24, of Piqua, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor theft in connection with this incident.

A laptop was reported stolen from a residence on Second Street on July 30 at 1 p.m.

A bicycle was reported stolen on Young Street on July 30 at 11:30 p.m.

SUSPICIOUS: Three non-local subjects were soliciting door-to-door on Boone Street on July 29 at approximately noon. None of the subjects had a permit on file. They were all warned to refrain from engaging in further activity until one is acquired or risk being cited.

A complainant reported that she was being followed by a male subject in the area of South Wayne and Wood streets on July 30 at 1:50 a.m. The male subject was located and arrested on a warrant from Zanesville. He was also charged with failure to comply. Richard D. Covington, 34, of Dayton, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor failure to comply with law enforcement in connection with this incident.

BURGLARY: Rings were reported stolen from a residence on South Main Street sometime between July 21-29.

There was an attempted burglary reported on Franklin Street on July 30 between 5-5:30 p.m. Complainants advised that someone tried to break into their residence while they were moving. Entry was not made into the house, but a front screen door was damaged.

OVERDOSE: There was a report of a male subject who passed out in a bush on Park Avenue on July 29 at approximately 7:45 p.m. He was located, and it was determined the male subject overdosed on heroin. He woke up and refused treatment. He was released from the squad after signing a refused treatment form.

An officer was dispatched to an assist squad call in reference to a non-responsive female subject who possibly drug overdosed on Washington Avenue on July 29 at 7:50 p.m. The female subject was administered Narcan and then transported by squad to UVMC hospital. The female subject had an active warrant for her arrest, so she was later arrested and incarcerated.

ASSIST SQUAD: There was an assist squad call for a male subject found unresponsive in the passenger seat of a vehicle on Covington Avenue on July 29 at approximately 8 p.m. He was found to be intoxicated. A squad determined that the subject did not need medical treatment and was released to his sober girlfriend.

Officers responded to a report of an assist squad for a male subject who was not breathing on Mulberry Street on July 30 at approximately 4:30 p.m. The male subject was found to be deceased.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF: An unknown male subject threw fireworks at a victim’s car on Scott Drive near Speedway on July 29 at 11:30 p.m. The car was not damaged, and the male subject was not located.

There was a report of several subjects on the bike path throwing firecrackers at cars in the area of South College Street and Covington Avenue on July 30 at 1:30 a.m. The area was checked, and the subjects were not located.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Complainant advised that a male subject punched him in the face while he was inside Lucky’s Bar on July 30 at approximately 1 a.m. Complainant did not want charges and only wanted the male told to leave him alone. An officer spoke with the other subject involved, who was later arrested and charged. John T. Emrick, 44, of Piqua, was charged with fourth-degree misdemeanor disorderly conduct in connection with this incident.

There was a report of two male subjects arguing over a neighbor’s dog on West High Street on July 30 at 11:45 a.m. Both parties were warned for disorderly conduct.

An officer was dispatched to a disturbance in reference to neighbors arguing with one another on West Ash Street on July 30 at approximately 8 p.m. The disturbance was verbal only and both subjects involved were warned for disorderly conduct.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE: The rear window of a parked vehicle was shattered on Nicklin Avenue on July 30 at 3:30 p.m.