Piqua police reports highlights

PIQUA —The following are highlights from the Piqua police reports between June 10 and June 11. All information is provided by Piqua police reports.

THEFT: There were commercial batteries reportedly stolen from three vehicles at Total Automotive on Covington Avenue between 6 p.m. on June 9 and 6:16 p.m. on June 10.

A moped was reportedly stolen from the 100 block of North Street, on June 10 at 11:43 a.m.

A resident “accused a male subject of stealing porch furniture from her residence” on the 600 block of Caldwell Street, on June 10 at 1:50 p.m.

A lawn mower was reported stolen off of a porch on the 300 block of Main Street on June 10. It went missing sometime over the June 5 weekend.

A woman stated that her purse had been stolen out of her vehicle while she was parked outside of the mall on Ash Street near SC Collectibles and Check into Cash.

A vehicle was reportedly stolen from a the Piqua Water Plant construction site between 3 p.m. on June 10 and 5:45 a.m. on June 11.

Individuals were reportedly seen “taking appliances” from a rental property that they were moving out of on the 800 block of Boone Street, on June 11 at 4:30 p.m.

An orange and black John Deere 4 horsepower lawn mower was reported stolen from the 600 block of Park Avenue between 9:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. on June 11.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE: A rope was allegedly cut on a utility truck at Jackson Tube Service between 3 a.m. and 8:40 a.m. on June 10.

Police responded to the 300 block of Harrison Street on June 10 at noon concerning a complaint about criminal damage.

A caller claimed that “someone entered her unlocked vehicle over night and burnt a hole in the seat with a cigarette,” on the 500 block of Park Avenue. The incident allegedly occurred sometime between 9 p.m. on June 10 and 7:30 a.m. on June 11.

WELFARE CHECK: An officer checked on a person found to have been “sleeping in a car outside of the mall for several hours,” on June 10 at 1:13 p.m. According to police reports, “[the] subject stated he was waiting for a friend and owner of the vehicle to get off of work.”

DISTURBANCE: A male and female were arguing in the area of Cleveland and First Streets when the female allegedly “become violent.” According to police reports, the female “slapped and scratched” the male as well as “bit him in the face.” Tiffany N. Davis, 26, was charged with first degree misdemeanor domestic violence in connection with this incident.

A complainant told police that “her live-in boyfriend told her he was going to get people to beat her up” on the 400 block of Wood Street, on June 11 at 1:30 a.m. According to police reports, the complainant “was not scared and was unwilling to provide a written statement.”

A male on the 500 block of Weber Street allegedly “pushed a female away from a fight she was getting in the middle of,” on June 11 at 3:23 a.m. “This upset the female,” police reports stated.

An anonymous caller stated hearing “a female screaming for help” on the 900 block of Young Street, on June 11 at 11:20 p.m. According to police reports, both a male and female were found “with obvious injuries.” Both subjects refused to cooperate.

ANIMAL PROBLEM: A neighbor’s dog reportedly bit a three year old on the lip on the 600 block of Spring Street, on June 10 at 9:58 p.m.

TRESPASSING: A vehicle allegedly drove through the Piqua Junior High School football practice field “at a high rate of speed,” on June 11 at 10:11 a.m.

SUSPICIOUS: A resident contacted police about a “suspicious male” standing in the area behind her house on Jill Court, on June 11 at 3:56 p.m. “The male left the are but property was recovered from the bushes where he had been standing,” according to police reports.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: A juvenile “provoked another juvenile to come over and fight,” according to police reports. When the juvenile “showed up to fight” on the 500 block of Water Street, the other juvenile called 911. They each were warned for disorderly conduct. The reported incident took place on June 11 at 9 p.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.