Piqua police reports highlights

By Sam Wildow - swildow@aimmedianetwork.com

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

DISTURBANCE: An anonymous caller stated that a black male was causing a disturbance on the 600 block of N. Main Street on Nov. 27 at 9:30 a.m. Upon officer arrival, a black male walking down the street stated that two while males had tried to jump him. Officers were unable to locate the two white males.

There was a third party report of a fight between multiple subjects outside of a residence on the 1100 block of Anderson Street on Nov. 29 at 2:20 a.m.

A complainant stated he was in a physical altercation with his ex-girlfriend when she took the keys to his truck and left the Budgetel Inn and Suites with it on Nov. 29 at 11 p.m. Police did not determine the primary aggressor to the altercation as the female also said she was assaulted. She had a warrant for her arrest and was arrested by Tipp City Police as they had stopped her in the truck. The truck was left on the side of the road and the keys were returned to owner. The complainant did not pursue charges against the female.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE: A caller reported that someone had slashed the tires of her truck overnight between 9 a.m. on Nov. 26 and 2 a.m. on Nov. 27 while it was at the Miami Valley Centre Mall.

There was a report of two windows broken out on the south side of a building on the 500 block of South Street on Nov. 28. It was unknown when it occurred.

A subject reported that someone had slashed a tire on his vehicle sometime between 3 p.m. on Nov. 25 and 10 a.m. on Nov. 28.

SUSPICIOUS: A complainant advised that there were three black males going door-to-door saying they were with Vectren on Nov. 27 at 5:49 p.m.

LOST PROPERTY: A complainant set his cell phone down in Walmart and accidentally left it behind on Nov. 27 between 2-2:30 p.m. When he returned, the phone was gone.

HIT SKIP ACCIDENT: A large dark colored SUV reportedly struck a parked vehicle and left the scene on the 300 block of Third Street on Nob. 27 at 7:45 p.m.

Several parked vehicles were reportedly struck in the area of Third Street and Staunton Street on Nov. 27 at 8:11 p.m.

A large dark colored SUV reportedly struck a parked vehicle and left the scene on the 300 block of Third Street on Nov. 27 at 8:12 p.m.

A female from Shelby County reported that she found some white paint transfer on the bumper of her vehicle. She believed that the damage had occurred sometime while she was near Knights of Saint John on the 100 block of S. Wayne Street between 3-11 p.m. on Nov. 27.

THEFT: A female reported that her wallet had been stolen from her unlocked vehicle sometime between 10 p.m. on Nov. 25 and 8 a.m. on Nov. 26 in the area of Y Street and S. Roosevelt Avenue.

A female was reportedly caught shoplifting in Walmart on Nov. 28 at 1:46 a.m. Dakia D. Welch, 25, of Sidney was charged with first-degree misdemeanor possession of criminal tools and first-degree misdemeanor theft in connection with this incident.

A GPS was reportedly stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 1000 block of Boone Street overnight between 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 27 and 12:16 p.m. on Nov. 28.

A green bicycle was reportedly stolen from a backyard on the 400 block of Broadway overnight between 4 p.m. on Nov. 27 and 12:21 p.m. on Nov. 28.

There was a report of a theft at Kroger on Nov. 28 at 6:10 p.m. A female suspect was later reportedly charged with theft.

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.


By Sam Wildow


Reach reporter Sam Wildow at (937) 451-3336 or on Twitter @TheDailyCall

Reach reporter Sam Wildow at (937) 451-3336 or on Twitter @TheDailyCall