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Thursday, December 5, 2019

 

1:10 a.m. Extra patrol was provided at West City Park.

1:15 a.m. Report of a running vehicle parked in the alleyway in the area of E. Warren St. / S. Wabash St. A subject was attempting to buy a car at this location and parked their vehicle in the alley.

7:33 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Broadway St. / Daniel St. Written warning issued.

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

12:50 a.m. A deputy assisted the Indiana State Police Department with a domestic disturbance call in the 200 block of N. Allen St., Macy.

4:43 a.m. Report of a traffic accident with damage in the 8900 block of N. State Road 19, Denver. The subject struck two deer on SR 19 at 600 N. Report taken.

7:40 a.m. A deputy assisted the Peru and Amboy Fire Departments with a structure fire in the 3100 block of E. Circus Ln., Peru.

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

1:24 a.m. An officer conducted a patrol of West City Park.

1:34 a.m. An officer conducted a patrol of Maconaquah Park.

4:12 a.m. A report of an unwanted guest in the 100 block of N. Tippecanoe St., Peru. Report of an unwanted guest. This guest left the area and continued to cause a disturbance and endanger herself. Karen Shell, 32 of Peru was arrested on a charge of Public Intoxication. .309 Certified.

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

3:55 a.m. A report of a suspicious package or item in the area of W. State Road 18 / S. US. Route 31, Kokomo. No additional information provided.

6:47 a.m. Traffic accident with injuries in the area of Logansport Rd. / US Route 31, Peru. No additional information provided.

7:16 a.m. Traffic accident with injuries in the area of Logansport Rd. / US Route 31, Peru. No additional information provided.

Jess Sampson, 36, Macy

Macy – This morning at approximately 12:50 a.m., officers from the Indiana State Police and the Miami County Sheriff’s Department responded to a residence at 285 North Allen Street, Macy, IN on a reported battery and a possible hostage situation.

When officers arrived, they found the homeowner, Jess Sampson, 36, Macy, IN, had barricaded himself in the residence with his 14-year-old son.

Prior to officers’ arrival, Sampson had allegedly battered his adult girlfriend, his 17-year-old son, and a 19-year-old family friend. The trio was able to leave the residence, but Sampson purportedly would not allow his 14-year-old son to leave the home.

Indiana State Police hostage negotiators tried to get Sampson to release his son and exit the home.

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

12:09 a.m. Building check in the 600 block of S. Broadway St. Citizen assistance with checking the interior of a residence. Checked ok. Assistance was given.

12:18 a.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle at JJ’s on N. Broadway St.

12:30 a.m. Citizen assistance in the 600 block of S. Broadway St. No additional information provided.

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

12:08 a.m. A report of a suspicious vehicle in the area of E. Pennsylvania St. / S. College St. Vehicle was parked in the roadway. No additional information was provided.

12:13 a.m. Agency assistance in the 600 block of S. Broadway St., Peru. A deputy assisted PPD with clearing a residence.

2:35 a.m. A report of an overdose in the 3400 block of Westover St., Peru. Jeffery Hyde, 29 of Peru was arrested on a Howard County Warrant.

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Monday, December 2, 2019

12:34 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of Adams Ave. / N. Broadway St. Verbal warning issued.

2:43 a.m. An officer observed two males loading up two vehicles with articles from a residence in the area of S. Holman St. / W. 3rd St. The officer spoke with the individuals and it checked ok. The subjects advised that they were getting the last of their belongings and moving.