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Thursday, January 10, 2019

12:15 a.m. A report of a fight in the 70 block of Daniel St. Parties located, and assistance was given.

12:17 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. River Rd. / S. 300 W. Jose Ochoa, 33, of Kokomo was arrested on charges of Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Paraphernalia, and Driving While Suspended – Prior.

12:23 a.m. K9 deployment in the area of W. River Rd. / S. 300 W. Free air sniff.

12:53 a.m. Building check in the 400 block of Park Dr. Checked ok.

12:53 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Smith St. / E. 3rd St. Written warning issued.

1:45 a.m. An officer conducted a patrol of Maconaquah Park.

1:56 a.m. Building check in the 50 block of E. Main St. Checked ok.

2:10 a.m. A report of a traffic hazard in the area of N. Benton St. / E. Main St. Disabled vehicle in the roadway. The vehicle was pushed into a parking lot and the driver was provided with a courtesy transport.

2:19 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. Riverside Dr. / S. Wallick Rd. Written warning issued.

3:03 a.m. Parking problem in the 50 block of E. 2nd St. Written warning issued.

3:10 a.m. Parking problem in the 70 block of E. 2nd St. Written warning issued.

4:26 a.m. Officers assisted EMS with a medical call in the 10 block of E. Franklin St.

4:36 a.m. Building check in the 100 block of W. 3rd St. Checked ok.

5:58 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Mexico Rd. Citation issued.

11:02 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Chili Ave. / E. US Route 24, Peru. Written warning issued.

11:29 a.m. A report of harassment in the 200 block of S. Broadway Ave. A woman reported that a male subject followed her across the Broadway bridge and was trying to get real close to her. No additional information was provided on this call.

11:33 a.m. A report of harassment was taken at the Peru Post Office. A postal employee receiving unwanted gifts.

1:28 p.m. Citizen assistance at the Peru Police Department. Assistance was given.

3:10 p.m. A report of suspicious subjects in a vehicle in the 900 block of N. Broadway St. Everything checked ok.

3:30 p.m. Traffic stop in the 100 block of E. Washington Ave. Citation issued.

3:41 p.m. Traffic stop at Broadway Plaza. Citation issued.

4:15 p.m. Citizen assistance at the Peru Police Department. An officer performed a standby for a child custody exchange.

4:43 p.m. Warrant service in the 500 block of E. 3rd St. Officers made contact with a subject with an active arrest warrant. Jail would not accept him at this time. Nothing further.

5:13 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Wayne St. / E. Main St. Warning issued.

5:15 p.m. A report of fraud was taken from a citizen at the Latter Day Saints Church on S. Business 31, Peru.

5:17 p.m. K9 deployment in the area of Wayne St. / E. Main St. Free air sniff.

5:27 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Benton St. / E. 3rd St. Warning and citation issued.

6:15 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Broadway St. / Thorpe Dr. Warnings issued.

6:28 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Broadway St. / Daniel St. Written warning issued.

6:34 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Park St. / W. Main St. Written warning issued.

6:41 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Chestnut St. / W. 7th St. Written warning issued.

6:45 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Broadway St. / W. 2nd St. Warning issued.

6:59 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Godfroy St. / 6th St. Alley. Warning issued.

7:06 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of E. State Road 124 / Wallace Ave. Written warning issued.

7:20 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Huntington St. / E. Main St. Written warning issued.

7:30 p.m. A report of disorderly conduct in the 100 block of W. 6th St. Argument over male subject on a property. The male was advised to leave the area.

7:47 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Logan St. / N. Broadway St. Citation issued.

7:50 p.m. Traffic stop in the 200 block of W. 6th St. Written warning issued.

8:02 p.m. A citizen came to the Peru Police Department to report a controlled substance problem. Assistance was given.

8:03 p.m. Citizen assistance in the 00 block of Center St. Complainant wanted to speak with police regarding issues she is having with her daughter across the street. Assistance was given.

8:09 p.m. Citizen assistance at the JJ’s gas station on N. Broadway St. An officer assisted a tow truck company with taking possession of an overdue rental vehicle.

8:10 p.m. Stand by for vehicle repossession in the 500 block of W. Main St.

8:36 p.m. A male came to the Peru Police Department to report the theft of pills. Assistance was given.

9:37 p.m. A report of a domestic disturbance in the 200 block of W. 8th St. Parties were separated upon arrival. Assistance was given.

9:44 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Broadway St. / Ewing St. Warning issued.

10:05 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Brownell St. / W. 5th St. Citation and verbal warnings issued.

10:15 p.m. Agency assistance in the 100 block of Daniel St. An officer assisted Manchester PD to look for a missing juvenile. The juvenile was not located.

10:22 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Adams Ave. / N. Broadway St. Warning issued.

10:24 p.m. A report of suspicious vehicles in the area of E. State Road 18 / S. 800 E., Converse. One vehicle was having an engine issue and the others were there to assist. Checked ok.

10:34 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. Main St. / N. Miami St. Blake Cortelyou, 36 of Peru was arrested on a charge of Operating While Intoxicated-Refusal. He also received two citations for improper turns.

10:53 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. Main St. / S. Broadway St. Verbal warning issued.

11:39 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Wayne St. / E. 5th St. Jermaine Woods, 43 of Lafayette was arrested on charges of Operating While Intoxicated-Refusal and Driving While Suspended.