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Sunday, January 6, 2019

12:08 a.m. A deputy assisted PPD with a warrant service in the 500 block of W. 7th St., Peru.

2:37 a.m. Traffic accident with damage in the area of N. 400 W. / N. US Route 31, Denver. Jeremy Evans of Osceola, IN struck a deer with his 2012 Honda.

2:39 a.m. Traffic stop in the 200 block of W. Main St., Peru.

3:55 a.m. A report of a traffic hazard in the area of W. 1400 S. / S. US Route 31, Kokomo. This call was handled by the Indiana State Police.

4:17 a.m. A deputy conducted a follow up to a prior call at the Miami County Sheriff’s Department.

5:58 a.m. Traffic accident with injuries in the area of W. Division Rd. / N. US Route 31, Peru. Joshua E. Foster of Elkhart was operating a 2009 Dodge Charges southbound on US 31 approaching Division Rd. John H. Ligawa of Peru was operating a 2013 Buick Encore westbound on Division Rd. Ligawa was crossing US Route 31 and failed to yield the right of way to Foster. Jeffrey Foster and Lisa Foster were transported to Dukes Memorial Hospital and later to a trauma center in Fort Wayne. John Ligawa, along with Shemecia Forthner and Ava Ligawa were taken to Dukes Memorial Hospital and treated. Assisting Dukes Memorial and MCSD was Peru Police Department and Peru Fire Department.

10:29 a.m. A caller in the 14000 block of N. Gilead Church Rd., Macy reported that a subject with a pending protective order had arrived at his residence. The subject had thrown items from the vehicle and left prior to the arrival of law enforcement.

12:56 p.m. A protective order was served in person in the 400 block of W. Little St., Denver.

2:54 p.m. Traffic stop in the 3000 block of S. Wallick Rd., Peru. John Oleszkewycz was arrested on a charge of Habitual Traffic Violator.

4:25 p.m. A deputy checked on a suspicious subject in the 1700 block of N. Foreman Dr., Peru. Checked ok.

6:15 p.m. A report of a speeding motorist in the area of US Route 31 / W. 1050 S., Bunker Hill. A deputy was unable to locate.

6:35 p.m. A deputy took a report of a stolen vehicle in the 12000 block of S. Strawtown Pike, Kokomo. This matter is currently under investigation.

7:41 p.m. A report of loud music at the Cedar Creek Mobile Home Park on S. US Route 31, Peru. A deputy was unable to locate.

7:42 p.m. A report of an unwanted guest in the 400 block of S. Emmons St., Denver. Garrett Sampson was issued a court summons for trespass.

10:02 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. State Road 19 / E. 700 S., Peru. Warning issued.

11:34 p.m. A report of a suspicious person/circumstance at the Hi N Dri Mobile Home Park on W. 10th St., Peru. No additional information was provided on this call.