Piqua police reports highlights

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

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: A male was reportedly causing problems at Zs Food and Spirits on Wayne Street on June 28 at 12:24 a.m. He was allegedly “intoxicated and refusing to leave,” according to police reports. Police warned him for disorderly conduct. He was “trespassed from the business for the night.”

A resident claimed that she was attacked when she went to pick up her children in the area of Second and Harvard Streets on June 28 at 4:42 p.m. The suspect reportedly “admitted to getting into her face,” according to police reports. Kimberly J. Nicely, 37, was cited for fourth-degree misdemeanor disorderly conduct in connection with this incident.

A reportedly highly intoxicated male showed up at a residence on the 300 block of Wayne Street on June 28 at 9:11 p.m. He was taken home.

FOUND PROPERTY: A license plate was found on the 900 block of Park Avenue on June 27. The owner picked it up from the police station.

An Air Soft gun was found in the French Park near the restrooms on June 27. It was placed into police property along with the camo holster and black belt found with it.

A bicycle was found on the 300 block of Franklin Street. It was turned over to police custody on June 28 after the resident had checked to make sure it did not belong to any of her grandchildren first.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE: A resident claimed that someone had slashed his tires on the 1300 block of Park Avenue between 11 p.m. on June 26 and 10 a.m. on June 27.

UNDERAGE CONSUMPTION: A female juvenile reportedly left home without permission on June 27. The juvenile’s mother claimed that the juvenile “had taken and consumed alcohol without her permission,” according to police reports. The juvenile was charged with first-degree misdemeanor theft and first-degree misdemeanor underage possession and consumption of alcohol.

MENACING: A customer at Tim Hortons reportedly “keeps asking for an employee even after she has told him she does not want to go out with him,” according to police reports. The customer was gone prior to officer arrival on June 27. It was recommended that the business trespass the customer from the property the next time that he goes into the store.

WELFARE CHECK: Police checked on a man at Lock 9 Park on Water Street after a report of someone seeing him laying on the steps on June 28 at 3 p.m. The male “advised he was taking a nap,” according to police reports. “Male had been drinking but was able to walk away on his own and was able to care for himself.”

FRAUD: A resident reported that someone had added two iPhone 6 plus phones to her Verizon account on June 28. She stated that the Verizon Fraud Department and the credit bureaus had been notified as well.

ANIMAL PROBLEM: A resident claimed that her neighbor’s dog had gotten loose and killed her cat on the 1000 block of Boone Street on June 28 at 5:37 p.m. The dog owner was reportedly charged with dog running at large.

LOUD MUSIC COMPLAINT: There was a report of loud music coming from a residence on the 1600 block of Main Street on June 28 at 8:12 p.m. James F. Lasater, 40, was charged with fourth-degree misdemeanor disturbing the peace in connection with this incident. Lasater was also found to have violated a TPO. He was also charged with first-degree misdemeanor violation of a protection order.

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.