Piqua police reports highlights


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

ROBBERY: There was a report of a two victims being held up at gun point on the 100 block of West North Street on Feb. 13 at approximately 8:30 p.m. Items were stolen. Suspects were unknown at that time.

THEFT: A complainant advised a male subject attempted to push out a cart full of groceries at Walmart on Feb. 12 at 2:45 p.m. Dale H. Taylor, 63, of Piqua, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor theft in connection with this incident.

There was a theft of 20-30 core vehicle batteries reported stolen from Walmart on Feb. 13 at 5:30 p.m.

Loss prevention employees advised they witnessed a female steal items without paying for them at Walmart on Feb. 13 at 8:15 p.m. Margaret A. Clothier, 61, of West Milton, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor theft and fourth-degree misdemeanor criminal trespass in connection with this incident.

A male subject shoplifted merchandise from Family Dollar and fled the scene prior to officer’s arrival on Feb. 13 at 9 p.m.

An XBox One was stolen from a residence on the 500 block of Adams Street sometime on Feb. 13.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: An officer responded to a call referencing a male and female subject fighting on the 100 block of South Wayne Street on Feb. 12 at 5:15 p.m. The female subject stated the male subject was destroying items in the house. Phillip J. Werling, 70, of Piqua, was cited for fourth-degree misdemeanor disturbing the peace in connection with this incident.

SUSPICIOUS: An officer was dispatched to the Social Security Office on Looney Road for a suspicious complaint on Feb. 12 at 4:50 p.m. A complainant advised a subject called the business and made a bomb threat. The suspect was contacted and trespassed from the business.

MENACING: An officer responded to a call referencing a juvenile female who would not leave an adult male subject alone on Young Street on Feb. 12 at approximately 5:40 p.m. The adult male has a protection order against him to stay away from the juvenile female. The male subject was concerned the juvenile female was going to get him in trouble.

FRAUD: A caller fell victim to a computer scam on Ann Street on Feb. 12 at 5:45 p.m. He sent several thousand dollars to an unknown scammer.

ASSAULT: A juvenile reportedly assaulted another juvenile subject at the Piqua High School on Feb. 13 at approximately 11 a.m. A female juvenile offender, 17, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor assault.

ACCIDENT: There was an accident with a reported injury in the area of South College Street and Covington Avenue on Feb. 13 at approximately 8:15 a.m.

There was a two-vehicle accident reported in the area of Wood and South College streets on Feb. 13 at approximately 4:20 p.m. There were no reported injuries. The at-fault driver was cited for a stop sign violation.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE: There was a report of two vehicles and a dirt bike doing donuts in the grass field behind the baseball field on Forest Avenue on Feb. 13 at approximately 7:30 p.m. Vehicles were gone upon arrival and were not located. Damage to the grass was found from the vehicles driving through it.