Piqua police reports highlights


By Sam Wildow - swildow@aimmedianetwork.com



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.

UNRULY JUVENILE: There was a report of an unruly juvenile at the Piqua High School on Jan. 4 at 10:30 a.m. Possible charges will be filed pending an investigation.

FOUND PROPERTY: A pair of silver keys found at the U.S. Post Office were turned in and placed into property on Jan. 4 at 12:50 a.m.

ASSIST SQUAD: There was a report of Piqua medics requesting an officer to assist with an intoxicated man complaining of leg pain on First Street on Jan. 4 at around 8 p.m. Medics transported the man to the hospital without incident.

ANIMAL COMPLAINT: There was a report of a neighbor’s dog being left outside in the cold for approximately five hours on Harrison Street on Jan. 4 at 5:30 p.m. The resident was advised of the complaint, and the dog was inside the house upon arrival. The owner stated their dog had been kept outside due to company being over at the house, according to police reports. The officer did not report observing any problems or violations.

SUSPICIOUS: A resident reported that someone took his dog to the animal shelter on Jan. 4. The dog owner stated that the dog had been on a chain so it was unknown how the dog got loose and wanted to make a report due to past incidents.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE: There was a report of paint on a vehicle being deliberately scratched off on W. Water Street on Jan. 4 at 6:50 p.m.

OVI: Police conducted a traffic stop on a driver for an improper lane change in the area of E. Ash and Harrison streets on Jan. 5 at 3 a.m. Arjun R. Khera, 23, of Piqua, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor OVI-under the influence in connection with this incident.

ASSIST CITIZEN: The mother of a juvenile reported that the juvenile had been kidnapped from her residence by a family friend on Cleveland Street on Jan. 5 at 4 p.m. Officers determined that the juvenile had left voluntarily the residence with the man.

TRESPASSING: There was a report of subjects upset at Bushnell’s Collision on Jan. 5 at 5 p.m. They reportedly refused to leave. They were warned for trespassing.

DRUG OVERDOSE: There was a report of a heroin overdose at Kroger on Jan. 5 at 6:30 p.m. The suspect refused to be transported by medics and left with a friend. Medics recovered the syringe and destroyed it.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: There was a report of a man acting disorderly at 311 Drafthouse on Jan. 5 at 6:30 p.m. Before officer arrival, the man was escorted out of the business and told not to come back.

WARRANT: Justin L. Lynn, 23, of Piqua, was picked up on a warrant for fifth-degree felony theft on Ash Street on Jan. 4 at 4 p.m.

THEFT: Joshua D. Hoskins, 21, of Piqua was charged with first-degree misdemeanor theft on Jan. 3. According to Miami County Municipal Court records, the incident took place in November at Walmart. Hoskins was arraigned Jan. 11.

Ashley D. Kline, 31, of Piqua, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor defrauding creditors and first-degree misdemeanor theft on Jan. 6. Warrants were issued for Kline’s arrest.

DRUG OFFENSE: Warrants were issued for Savannah M. Pence, 30, of Piqua, for fifth-degree felony possession of drugs and first-degree misdemeanor possession of a drug abuse instrument.

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By Sam Wildow

swildow@aimmedianetwork.com

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.

Reach Sam Wildow at swildow@aimmedianetwork.com or (937) 451-3336

Reach Sam Wildow at swildow@aimmedianetwork.com or (937) 451-3336