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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

12:42 a.m. An officer provided a stand-by while a citizen retrieved their belongings in the 400 block of E. 6th St.

12:51 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Business 31/S. US Route 31.

12:53 a.m. K9 Deployment in the area of S. Business 31/S. US Route 31. Free air sniff.

1:03 a.m. An officer conducted a security check in the 200 block of W. Main St. Everything checked secure.

1:33 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of Logansport Rd./US Route 31. Citation issued.

1:36 a.m. K9 Deployment in the area of Logansport Rd./US Route 31. Free air sniff.

1:58 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Lincoln St./E. Main St. Verbal warning issued.

3:02 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Hood St./W. Main St. Written warning issued.

3:05 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. Division Rd./N. US Route 31.

3:13 a.m. An officer spoke with an individual who was riding a bicycle with no lights in the area of S. Hood St./W. 2nd St. Checked OK.

3:26 a.m. Traffic stop in the 1100 block of E. State Road 124. Written warning issued.

3:33 a.m. K9 Deployment in the 1100 block of E. State Road 124. Free air sniff.

7:12 a.m. An officer responded to the report of hazardous materials spill in the area of W. US Route 24/N. US Route 31. Unable to locate.

7:46 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of Wayne St./E. 5th St. Verbal warning issued.

8:38 a.m. Report of a medical emergency in the 200 block of W. 5th St. No further information provided.

9:32 a.m. An officer took a report of a possible credit card fraud at the Peru Police Department.

10:36 a.m. Report of agency assistance in the 300 block of Jefferson Ave. No further information provided.

10:59 a.m. An officer took a report of vandalism at the Peru Public Library in the 100 block of E. Main St.

11:06 a.m. An officer assisted with a juvenile issue at Peru High School in the 400 block of N. Broadway St. Issue addressed.

11:24 a.m. An officer assisted with a juvenile issue in the 300 block of Washington Ave.

12:49 p.m. Report of an abandoned vehicle in the 200 block of E. Main St. The owner of the vehicle advised that they would get the vehicle moved.

2:48 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle at the BMV in the 20 block of E. 3rd St.

3:02 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 5th St./N. Broadway St. Verbal warning issued.

3:08 p.m. Officers responded to the report of trespassing in the 20 block of S. Park Ave. Melinda Millican, 37, of Peru, was arrested on charges of Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Paraphernalia, and two Miami County Warrants.

3:10 p.m. Traffic stop in the 600 block of N. Broadway St. Verbal warning issued.

4:26 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. US Route 24/N. Mexico Rd.

4:40 p.m. An officer checked on a semi-truck and driver that was displaying emergency flashers in the area of E. US Route 24/E. Lovers Lane Rd. The driver advised that his vehicle began making an unknown sound and he was waiting on maintenance. No further assistance was necessary.

4:54 p.m. An officer assisted with a juvenile issue in the 300 block of Washington Ave.

4:54 p.m. Traffic stop in the 900 block of W. Main St. Roy Monroe, 70, of Peru, was arrested on a charge of Operating While Having a License Status of Habitual Traffic Violator. The vehicle was released to the passenger.

5:16 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 3rd St./S. Miami St. Warning issued.

5:28 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Chili Ave./Washington Ave. Warning issued.

5:52 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Huntington St./E. Main St. Warning issued.

6:23 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Duke St./Boulevard. Michael Sharp, 41, homeless, was arrested on a charge of Possession of Marijuana. Jodi Oaks, 41, homeless, was arrested on a charge of Possession of Marijuana.

6:28 p.m. K9 Deployment in the area of N. Duke St./Boulevard. Assisted with traffic stop.

6:45 p.m. An officer responded to the report of a speeding vehicle with an equipment violation in the 400 block of W. 5th St. Unable to locate.

7:39 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Roxy Ln./N. Broadway St. Citation issued to driver. Summons issued to passenger.

7:52 p.m. K9 Deployment in the area of Roxy Ln./N. Broadway St. Assisted with traffic stop.

8:36 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. State Road 19/E. 500 S. Written warning issued.

8:39 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Holman St./W. 3rd St. Written warning issued.

8:42 p.m. K9 Deployment in the area of S. Holman St./W. 3rd St. Assisted with traffic stop.

8:44 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Wayne St./E. Canal St. Warning issued.

8:46 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. State Road 19/E. 500 S. Written warning issued.

8:54 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Cass St./W. 5th St. Written warning issued.

8:57 p.m. Traffic stop in the 5000 block of S. State Road 19. Written warning issued.

9:09 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Huntington St./E. Main St. Written warning issued.

9:11 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of E. 350 S./S. State Road 19. Two citations issued.

9:12 p.m. An officer responded to a call for assistance in the 100 block of E. 2nd St. Assistance given.

9:18 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Broadway St./E. Canal St. Written warnings issued.

9:24 p.m. An officer responded to the report individual who was possibly attempting to drive drunk in the 200 block of Euclid Ave. Upon the arrival of law enforcement, the subject was gone. The subject was later located and advised to stay inside the house.

9:36 p.m. Officers responded to the report of a vehicle parked in the alleyway in the 200 block of W. 2nd St. Upon the arrival of law enforcement, the vehicle was found to be unattended. Owner located and vehicle moved upon request.

9:50 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Armstrong Ave./Strawtown Pike. Registered owner showed as suspended. The registered owner was not the driver. No further action taken.

9:52 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Tippecanoe St./E. 5th St. Warning issued.

9:56 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 3rd St./S. Miami St. Written warning issued.

10:04 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Broadway Ave./Wallace Ave. Written warning issued.

10:05 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Business 31/S. Hillcrest Dr. Warning issued.

10:06 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Cory Ave./Bobtail Pike. Written warning issued.

10:06 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of E. Main St./Ash St. Written warning issued.

10:21 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Cory Ave./Bobtail Pike. Imagene Hockenberry, 43, of Peru, was arrested on charges of Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Paraphernalia.

10:25 p.m. K9 Deployment in the area of Cory Ave./Bobtail Pike. Assisted with traffic stop.

10:26 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Brownell St./W. Main St. Written warning issued.

10:43 p.m. An officer provided an escort in the 800 block of N. Broadway St.

11:23 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Mexico Rd./W. 200 N. Written warnings issued.