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Monday, November 25, 2019

12:18 a.m. A report of suspicious individuals who had left the ER at Dukes Memorial Hospital. Upon arrival, officers were unable to locate.

2:26 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Fremont St. / W. 5th St. Rusty Yates, 35 of Peru was arrested on charges of OWI Refusal and Possession of Marijuana.

5:27 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. Airport Rd. / S. Business 31, Peru. Citation issued.

6:42 a.m. Parking problem in the 400 block of E. 3rd St. vehicle blocking the alley. The vehicle had a flat tire. The owner was contacted and informed that it would be moved within 20 minutes of this call.

8:44 a.m. A report of an unlicensed driver being followed by the complainant in the area of N. Broadway St. / Daniel St. An officer located the two individuals who were in a verbal dispute. Nothing physical took place and the individuals were separated. Assistance was given.

10:13 a.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the area of Madison Ave. / N. Wayne St.

11:46 a.m. Citizen assistance in the 100 block of E. Canal St. No additional information provided.

11:55 a.m. Civil issue over property at the Peru Police Department. No additional information provided.

12:33 p.m. Agency assistance at Paul Richards GM Center on W. Main St. Welfare check on a female. Assistance was given.

12:45 p.m. Property damage accident in the 70 block of N. Broadway St. Michael L. Graves, Jr., 41 of Peru was backing from a parking space in a 2011 Dodge RAM Pick-up on N. Broadway St. between 5th and 6th Streets when he backed into a 2007 Pontiac G6 operated by Bryce L. Stapleton, 19 of Peru. The damage was estimated at between $1,001 and $2,500. A state crash report was completed.

1:24 p.m. Funeral escort in the 100 block of W. 3rd St., Peru.

1:45 p.m. An officer spoke with a male subject at the Peru Police Department who had questions regarding a civil matter. The man was referred to the courts.

2:28 p.m. Building check in the 100 block of Tippecanoe St. Central Dispatch advised of an unsecured residence. Upon arrival, the building checked secure other than the front door being left unlocked. Checked ok.

3:08 p.m. Neighbor dispute in the 400 block of E. 5th St. Assistance was given.

3:45 p.m. Citizen assistance in the 200 block of W. 5th St. Subject wanted to know if he could go to the house to watch his stepchildren but had a no-contact order with their mother. The subject also wanted a welfare check done.

4:08 p.m. A report of a fight at Taco Bell on N. Broadway St. No further information was provided.

4:20 p.m. Property damage accident in the 600 block of E. Main St. Local accident report taken. No additional information was provided.

4:23 p.m. Agency assistance in the area of N. Cass St. / W. Main St. An officer assisted ISP on a traffic stop.

4:37 p.m. Property damage accident at Arby’s on W. Main St. Gaddy and Baker. No additional information was provided.

5:37 p.m. A military ID was turned in to the Peru Police Department.

5:39 p.m. A report of theft at Casey’s General Store on W. Main St. A subject drove off without paying for gasoline.

6:09 p.m. A report of an invasion of privacy/violation of protective order was taken at the Peru Police Department.

7:09 p.m. A request for a welfare check in the 200 block of W. 5th St. Checked ok.

7:47 p.m. A report of a suspicious vehicle on Center Street. Male and female sitting in a vehicle. No further information was provided.

9:52 p.m. Business escort from the Dairy Queen on N. Broadway St.

10:00 p.m. A report of a shopping cart in the alley in the 100 block of N. Grant St. The cart was removed from the alleyway.

10:04 p.m. A report of suspicious persons in the area of German and Park. Located vehicle and two male subjects that checked out ok. Also located large bonfire going at the shelter. The two males advised there were few teens hanging out. Check and located several open beer cans. Checked the area but didn't locate anyone.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

12:06 a.m. A request for a welfare check in the 600 block of Van Buren Ave. An intoxicated female that checked ok.

9:09 a.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 600 block of N. Broadway St.

9:21 a.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle at the Auto Zone on N. Broadway St.

9:43 a.m. A report of a fraudulent call was taken at the Peru Police Department.

10:26 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of Roxy Ln. / N. Broadway St. Verbal warning issued.

10:39 a.m. A report of theft from Family Farm & Home on N. Broadway St. A report was taken.

11:05 a.m. 911 Hang-up in the 100 block of W. 3rd St. Checked ok.

11:45 a.m. Animal Problem in the area of Chestnut St. / W. 5th St. An officer located a lost dog. The dog was turned over to animal control.

12:21 p.m. Funeral escort in the 100 block of W. 3rd St.

12:57 p.m. Citizen assistance in the 900 block of Orchid Pl. Assisted an elderly lady with a water issue. Informed her that she needed to call a plumber.

1:13 p.m. A report of a fight at Arby’s on W. Main St. Officers were advised to disregard the call prior to arrival.

1:32 p.m. A juvenile problem at the Peru Police Department. This is a continuing investigation.

2:52 p.m. Warrant service in the 300 block of W. 12th St. Amanda Hentgen, 31, of Peru, was arrested on a Miami County Warrant for Violation of Probation.

3:25 p.m. 911 Hang-up at My Pizza My Way on E. Main St. Accidental call. Checked ok.

3:37 p.m. A report of a juvenile problem at Save-a-Lot in Broadway Plaza. A report of two juveniles smoking near a brown in color car in front of Save-A-Lot. An officer checked the area but did not locate the juveniles.

4:34 p.m. Traffic stop in the 700 block of N. Broadway St. Written warning issued.

4:46 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle at the Gallahan Truck Stop.

5:00 p.m. An officer took a report of identity theft/fraud in the 10 block of Plaza Dr.

5:56 p.m. A report of an alarm in the 900 block of W. Main St. Checked ok.

6:08 p.m. A citizen located a blue bicycle laying by the side of the road in the 00 block of Center St. It will be picked up by the Street Department if it is still there in the morning.

7:17 p.m. A report of a suspicious person in the 900 block of Orchid Pl. No further information was provided.

9:41 p.m. A report of a domestic disturbance in the 400 block of Cherokee Ct. Upon arrival, it was determined that an unwelcomed guest had left prior to police arrival. Assistance was given.

9:49 p.m. Business escort from Dairy Queen in the 800 block of N. Broadway St.

10:00 p.m. K9 deployment at Woodland Hills Mobile Home Park on S. 300 W., Peru. No further information was provided.

10:17 p.m. An officer assisted MCSD units with a search for a subject.

11:28 p.m. K9 deployment in the 3000 block of W. 250 S., Peru. No further information was provided.

11:43 p.m. An officer conducted a patrol of Maconaquah Park.