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.

THEFT: A game system was reported missing on South Main Street on April 2 at 11:20 a.m.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: An officer was dispatched in reference to a disorderly subject in the area on Cassell Street on April 2 at 7:15 p.m. The officer located the subject standing behind a church. He was allegedly high on heroin and struggling to stay conscious. The officer requested a squad, and they transported him to the hospital for treatment.

An officer observed an intoxicated subject struggling to maintain her balance while walking home in the area of South Wayne and Wood streets on April 3 at 2:15 a.m. She was transported home and warned for disorderly conduct.

WARRANT: A female subject with a warrant was located at a residence on West Greene Street on April 2 at 7:20 p.m. The woman was issued a summons to court and released.

ACCIDENT: There was a two-vehicle traffic accident in the area of North Wayne and West Water streets on April 3 at 9:30 a.m. One driver was a cited for a red light violation. There were no injuries reported.

There was a two-vehicle accident on Caldwell Street on April 3 at 1:40 p.m. A driver was cited. There were no injuries reported.

A crossing gate on the CSX railroad on North County Road 25-A was struck by a passing box truck on April 3 at 1:40 p.m. The officer was unable to determine if the driver was at fault or if the railroad equipment was malfunctioning. The gate was repaired by CSX.

SUSPICIOUS: A subject was reportedly caught being inside one of Andy’s Garden’s vehicles on Ann Street on April 3 at 5:40 p.m. Subject took off when confronted and left the area. Nothing appears to be stolen at this time.

POSSIBLE DRUG OVERDOSE: An officer was dispatched to an assist squad call in reference to a non-responsive male subject, possibly drug-related, on Gordon Street on April 3 at approximately 6 p.m. The subject was administered Narcan and later transported by squad to UVMC for further treatment.

BURGLARY: Napa Auto Parts reported money missing from the location as a result of a possible break-in on East Ash Street on April 4 at 9:40 a.m. An investigation is pending at this time.

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.