Monday, June 11, 2018
12:11 a.m. A report of a domestic disturbance in the 900 block of Bobtail Dr. Michael Powers, 53 of Peru was arrested on charges of Strangulation and Domestic Battery in the Presence of a Minor.
2:33 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of Huntington St. / E. Main St. Written warning issued.
9:39 a.m. An officer assisted EMS with a medical call in the 800 block of W. 3rd St.
10:00 a.m. Agency assistance in the 600 block of Woodburn Green Dr. Standby for Department of Child Services home visit. No issues.
10:23 a.m. A parking problem in the area of S. Walnut St. / W. 3rd St. Vehicle with a flat tire. The owner reported it would be fixed and moved today.
10:36 a.m. An officer conducted a welfare check on a woman in the 300 block of E. 3rd St. Everything checked ok.
10:59 a.m. An officer was dispatched to the 200 block of Blackhawk Ct. to assist with a locked vehicle. The owner made entry prior to officer arrival.
10:12 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Water St. / E. 6th St.
1:17 p.m. Agency assistance in the 500 block of Harrison Ave. Assistance was given. No additional information was provided on this call.
1:19 p.m. Citizen assistance in the 70 block of W. 3rd St. No additional information was provided on this call.
1:31 p.m. A report of a domestic disturbance in the 70 block of W. 2nd St. Verbal dispute only. The male half had left for work upon the arrival of law enforcement.
1:44 p.m. A report of theft at Back Home Pizza on S. Broadway St. Kayla Wall, 27 of Peru was arrested on charges of Burglary and Theft.
1:52 p.m. A citizen came to the Peru Police Department to report additional fraud. A prior case report was made on June 9, 2018 by Lt. Sofanos. An additional $100.00 transaction was reported from May 11, 2018.
1:54 p.m. An officer conducted a follow up to a prior call in the 70 block of W. 2nd St.
3:12 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Smith St. / E. Main St. Verbal warning issued.
3:18 p.m. A deputy transported a female to the Miami County Jail for the detective division.
3:24 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Oliver St. / Logan St. Citation issued.
3:37 p.m. A report of child abuse or neglect at Gamester’s Mobile Home Park on West Warren St. Central Dispatch advised of a small child advising that his father is abusing him. Assistance was given.
3:50 p.m. A citizen reported finding a syringe in the 300 block of Rose St. Assistance was given.
4:03 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Walnut St. / W. 11th St.
4:08 p.m. Traffic stop in the 600 block of N. Broadway St. Warning issued.
4:29 p.m. Personal injury accident in the 500 block of E. 2nd St. A vehicle traveling east on Canal St. left the roadway and crashed into the rear of a residence on E. 2nd St. The crash investigation resulted in the arrest of the driver, Zachery Turpen, 27 of Peru for inhaling toxic vapors (compressed air duster) and operating while intoxicating endangering a person (chemical test refusal).
7:59 p.m. Parking problem in the area of W. Warren St. / Wampler St.
8:13 p.m. A report of a suspicious man sitting out front of her residence in the 300 block of E. 2nd St. the last couple of nights.
8:20 p.m. Central Dispatch advised of an intoxicated male subject in the front yard of a residence in the 200 block of Carbon Ave. Assistance was given.
8:58 p.m. A report of a possible breaking and entering in the 300 block of Blackhawk Ct., Peru. Officers arrived on scene and cleared the residence due to the homeowner thinking he heard something inside. Everything checked ok.
9:15 p.m. A search warrant was conducted in the 100 block of W. 6th St.
9:30 p.m. Traffic stop in the 600 block of N. Broadway St. Steven Baker, no age given, of Twelve Mile was arrested on charges of Possession of Controlled Substance and Possession of Syringe. Melissa Butler, 22 of Peru was arrested on charges of Possession of Syringe and Possession of Paraphernalia.
9:30 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 500 block of E. 3rd St.
9:42 p.m. A report of disorderly conduct in the 600 block of Harrison Ave.
9:46 p.m. K9 deployment in the 600 block of N. Broadway St. Free air sniff.
9:48 p.m. Agency assistance at Dukes Memorial Hospital on W. 12th St. No additional information was provided on this call.
10:06 p.m. A report of disorderly conduct in the 600 block of Van Buren Ave. Male subject being disorderly.
10:08 p.m. A report of a juvenile problem in the 400 block of Madison Ave. Juveniles were reportedly knocking on doors and running.
10:42 p.m. A report of a juvenile problem in the 70 block of W. 2nd St. Dispatch advised officer to disregard prior to arrival as the juvenile had returned home.