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.

FOUND PROPERTY: A bicycle was found in a yard on Drexel Avenue on July 26 and had been there for approximately two weeks. It was taken into police property.

THEFT: A lock was cut at a storage locker at Kenridge Storage on Sherry Drive sometime between July 12-26. Several vehicle parts were stolen.

A credit card was used without the owner’s permission on July 26.

Cash and a lawn mower were reported missing from a residence on Park Avenue on July 26 at 8:30 p.m.

A handgun went missing from a residence on Wood Street sometime between July 15-27.

RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY: Nigiah M. Archie, 20, was issued a summons for fifth-degree felony receiving stolen property and fifth-degree felony misused of a credit card.

ACCIDENT: A vehicle ran a stop sign and struck another vehicle on Camp Street on July 26 at approximately 7:30 p.m. The driver of the first vehicle was cited for a stop sign violation. A subject was arrested on a warrant.

ASSAULT: There was a report of a physical altercation between two females resulting in one having visible injury on Broadway Street on July 26 at approximately 11 p.m. A female juvenile, 17, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor assault. Hannah E. Wood, 19, of Piqua, was cited for minor misdemeanor disorderly conduct in connection with this incident.

ORDER VIOLATION: There was a report of a civil protection violation on Commercial Street on July 26 at 11:25 p.m. Chet M. Young, 28, of Piqua, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor violation of a protection order in connection with this incident.

SUSPICIOUS: A complainant saw two male subjects looking into car windows in the area of South Street and McKinley Avenue on July 27 at approximately 12:30 a.m. The suspects were located and released without further incident.

DISTURBANCE: There was a report of a disturbance on Cottage Avenue on July 27 at 1 a.m. It was a verbal argument.

There was a report of a disturbance on Covington Avenue on July 27 at approximately 1 p.m. Both subjects advised there was no violence or threats of violence. A physical altercation was later reported at the same residence at 3:45 p.m. that day.

There was a disturbance complaint on South Roosevelt Avenue on July 28 at 2:25 a.m. Dispatch advised the complainant stated a male was physical with his neighbor. Made contact with a male and female who had conflicting statements. Both were warned for disorderly conduct.

There was a report of a disturbance on Second Street on July 28 at 4:30 a.m. A male subject allegedly hit a female subject.

BURGLARY: Officers responded to a possible burglary at a residence on South Roosevelt Avenue that occurred sometime between July 23-27.

TRESPASSING: Subjects were reportedly witnessed going in and out of a vacant house on North College Street on July 27 at 4:30 p.m. One male was charged with trespassing.

MENACING: There was a menacing complaint on South Wayne Street on July 27 at approximately 7:15 p.m. A caller advised she was visiting a friend when a known suspect began yelling at her and threatened her.

WARRANT: A woman with a warrant was believed to be at a residence on Brook Street on July 27 at approximately 8:30 p.m. The female suspect jumped out of a second story window while officers were searching the interior of the residence.

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.