PIQUA — The following are highlights from the Piqua police reports. All information is provided by the Piqua police reports.
SUSPICIOUS: There was a report of a disturbance on the 600 block of Miami Street on July 25 at 12:48 a.m. “One person was located and claimed that he had been assaulted,” according to police reports.
There were three subjects reported to be sleeping in a vehicle in front of a park on the 1400 block of Forest Avenue on July 25 at 8:28 a.m. They stated that they had nowhere else to go. An officer advised them of the complaint.
DISORDERLY CONDUCT: A reportedly intoxicated female was found lying on the sidewalk in the area of Wayne and Wood Streets on July 25 at 1 a.m. She was taken to a family member’s home.
Piqua police also assisted a Miami County Deputy who located a reportedly intoxicated male on the 300 block of Main Street on July 25 at 4:45 a.m. The deputy transported the male to Troy.
THEFT: A cell phone was reportedly stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 1000 block of Park Avenue between 7 p.m. on July 24 and 5:30 a.m. on July 25.
UNRULY JUVENILE: Piqua police responded to the 400 block of Glenwood Avenue to a report of a juvenile driving a vehicle on July 25 at 7:19 a.m. “The vehicle was located and the juvenile, who was a passenger, was taken into custody” for the Sidney Police Department, according to police reports. The vehicle was reported stolen in Sidney.
There was a report of several juvenile chasing a cat with a stick on the 900 block of Boone Street on July 25 at 8:27 p.m. Juveniles who were located stated that they were only petting a cat in the neighborhood.
FRAUD: A complainant reported that she had received collection call from the Piqua Police Department’s number on July 25. The complainant advised the police department “that someone was spoofing her” with their number.
DISTURBANCE: A resident reported that a known male had hit her in the face four to five times on the 100 block of Mound Street on July 25 at 2:17 p.m. The victim explained that “she requested her ATM card back and he was upset that he had to bring it,” according to police reports. There were marks on the victim’s face. The suspect reportedly ran and denied the incident. Piqua resident Tyler D. Lucas, 20, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor domestic violence.
There was a report of a disturbance on the 200 block of Roosevelt on July 25 at 9 p.m. There were no threats or acts of violence. A reportedly intoxicated male was transported to his father’s home for the night.
There was a report of two females arguing in the parking lot of Ulbrich’s Market on Wayne Street on July 25 at 10:16 p.m. They were not located.
A woman reported that “her ex-boyfriend had grabbed her by the back of the neck” and then “pushed her against a door,” according to police reports. The incident occurred on the 1100 block of Vine Street on July 25 at 10:43 p.m. The woman only wanted to have the subject trespassed from her residence.
A resident reported a subject hitting, scratching, and cutting him during an argument on the 700 block of Washington Avenue on July 26 at 3:48 p.m. Piqua resident Jessica L. Casey, 25, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor domestic violence.
CRIMINAL DAMAGE: A resident on the 700 block of Young Street reported someone breaking her front living room window with a rock overnight between July 24 and July 25. “The rock and broken screen were still at the scene,” according to police reports.
The window of a vehicle was reportedly damaged in the area of Hancock Street and Cottage Avenue on July 26 at 4:16 a.m.
Playground equipment was reportedly damaged at Piqua Central Intermediate School on July 26.
SEX OFFENSE: A Laura resident reported a sex offense that allegedly occurred on the 1100 block of Van Way in Piqua on July 25 at 8 p.m. The investigation is still pending.
FIREWORKS: There was a fireworks complaint on the 400 block of Kitt Street on July 25 at 10:17 p.m. Police checked the area and did not observe any violations. There was another fireworks complaint on Eagles Lake Drive on July 26 at 2:55 a.m.
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.
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