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Friday, August 9, 2019

12:06 a.m. Traffic stop in the 800 block of W. Main St. Written warning issued.

1:17 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of E. US Route 24 / E. Lovers Lane Rd., Peru. Written warning issued.

1:29 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of Life Rd. / N. Chili Ave. Verbal warning issued.

1:43 a.m. K9 deployment in the area of Life Rd. / N. Chili Ave. Free air sniff.

1:45 a.m. A report of a disabled vehicle in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Mexico Rd., Peru. Checked on a motorcycle parked on the shoulder. Checked okay, the driver was having mechanical issues which he was able to resolve.

2:00 a.m. A report of a suspicious person in the 200 block of W. 8th St. Complainant advised someone was in the back of their vehicle. The neighbor confronted the subject and he took off running from the area. Nothing is to be believed missing. This is for documentation only at this time. Assistance given.

3:12 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of E. 250 S. / S. Strawtown Pike, Peru. Written warning issued.

3:45 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Business 31 / S. US Route 31, Peru. Written warning issued.

4:12 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 300 S. / S. US Route 31, Peru. Written warning issued.

4:32 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 300 S. / S. US Route 31, Peru. Written warning issued.

4:44 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Business 31 / S. US Route 31, Peru. Citation issued.

4:46 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 5th St. / N. Broadway St. Verbal warning issued.

4:53 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 5th St. / N. Broadway St. Warning issued.

5:28 a.m. Agency Assistance in the area of S. 50 W. / W. Riverside Dr., Peru. Assisted County and fire with a vehicle accident.

7:17 a.m. Citizen assistance in the area of N. Chili Ave. / Jefferson Ave. No additional information provided on this call.

7:49 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of Elm St. / Daniel St. Written warning issued.

8:24 a.m. Citizen assistance at the Peru Police Department. Central dispatch advised of a male in the lobby of the police department wanting to speak with an officer regarding a previous traffic accident. Subject was advised to come back when the investigating officer was on duty. Assistance given.

8:33 a.m. Domestic disturbance in the 200 block of Cherokee Ct., Peru. Assistance was given.

9:09 a.m. Property damage accident in the 200 block of Cherokee Ct., Peru. A local report was taken.

10:43 a.m. Gas leak in the area of E. 2nd St. / E. Canal St. Call handled by Peru Fire Department.

10:52 a.m. 911 Hang-up at Kroger on W. Main St. Checked ok.

11:06 a.m. Recovered stolen property in the 300 block of Blackhawk Ct., Peru. BB Gun located and returned to owner.

12:01 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle at the Gallahan Truck Stop on W. 100 N.

12:14 p.m. Agency assistance in the 30 block of Cory Ave. No additional information was provided on this call.

12:14 p.m. A report of fraud was taken at the Peru Police Department.

12:29 p.m. A report of a disabled vehicle in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. US Route 31, Peru. Assistance was given.

1:26 p.m. Central dispatch advised of a store clerk at Broadway Liquor Store on N. Broadway St. wanting to speak with an officer regarding a fake dollar bill. Assistance given.

1:45 p.m. A report of a disabled vehicle in the area of W. Main St. / S. Broadway St. Units arrived and were able to get the
vehicle out of the roadway. Assistance was given.

2:13 p.m. A report of disorderly conduct in the 200 block of E. Canal St. Central Dispatch advised of a dispute between contractors at a job site. Assistance was given.

2:15 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 800 block of Bobtail Ct.

2:33 p.m. Citizen assistance in the area of S. Wabash St. / E. Franklin St., Peru. No additional information was provided on this call.

3:15 p.m. Citizen assistance in the 100 block of Lawrence Ave. Zackry Gutierrez, 31 of Flora was arrested on charges of Possession of Marijuana and theft.

3:16 p.m. Property damage accident in the 200 block of W. 12th St. Local report issued.

3:58 p.m. 911 Hang-up in the 300 block of Washington Ave. No additional information was provided on this call.

4:08 p.m. Citizen assistance at the old K-Mart at Sherwood Sq. Standby for child custody exchange.

4:31 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen in the 200 block of Cherokee Ct. with civil question regarding a vehicle.

4:37 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. Main St. / N. Grant St. Subject who was found to have parole warrant and also suspect in theft from CVS was stopped.

4:38 p.m. Welfare check in the 300 block of W. 12th St. No additional information was provided on this call.

5:48 p.m. Grass fire in the 300 block of W. 7th St. Bonfire in the backyard of a residence. The Fire Department handled this call.

5:51 p.m. Citizen assistance in the 300 block of Van Buren Ave. Standby.

5:59 p.m. A report of an animal problem in the 200 block of E. 2nd St. A loose dog was taken to animal control.

6:05 p.m. Agency assistance in the 400 block of W. 5th St. Community Corrections requested assistance serving a warrant
on Richard Auten, 61, of Peru. Auten was transported to the Miami County Jail without incident.

6:20 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Lee St. / Harrison Ave. Verbal warning issued.

6:32 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Broadway St. / Boulevard. Verbal warning issued.

6:58 p.m. Traffic stop in the 300 block of Washington Ave. Warning issued.

7:03 p.m. K9 deployment in the 300 block of Washington Ave. Free air sniff.

7:24 p.m. A report of invasion of privacy in the 300 block of E. Main St. Jonathan Jordan, 44 of Peru was arrested on a charge of Invasion of Privacy.

8:46 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Benton St. / E. Canal St. Written warning issued.

9:02 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Lincoln St. / E. Canal St. Written warning issued.

9:06 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Miami St. / W. Canal St. Written warning issued.

9:07 p.m. A report of harassment in the 10 block of E. 8th St.

9:35 p.m. Traffic stop in the 100 block of E. Riverside Dr., Peru. Warning issued.

10:10 p.m. A request for a welfare check in the 200 block of E. 5th St. Checked ok.

10:17 p.m. A report of a suspicious person in the 300 block of W. 6th St. Assistance was given.

10:29 p.m. Citizen dispute in the 300 block of E. 5th St. Male wanted two subjects to leave his house. Officer stood by while the subjects collected their items and left the residence.

10:45 p.m. Deposit escort from Dairy Queen on N. Broadway St.

10:52 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of E. 350 S. / S. State Road 19, Peru. Written warning issued.

10:59 p.m. A report of an unwanted guest in the 100 block of W. 10th St. Assistance was given.

11:38 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Wabash St. / E. Canal St. Citation issued.

11:47 p.m. A report of a suspicious person/vehicle in the area of W. Lovers Lane Rd. / N. Mexico Rd., Peru. No additional information was provided.

Saturday, August 10, 2019

12:05 a.m. A report of harassment in the 200 block of Blackhawk Ct. Civil issue.

12:38 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Wayne St. / E. Canal St. Written warning issued.

12:46 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of Hay Ave. / Jefferson Ave. Verbal warning issued.

12:56 a.m. Traffic stop in the 100 block of W. Riverside Dr., Peru. Verbal warning issued.

1:01 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of E. Spring St. / Wallace Ave. Citation issued. Troy Nelson, 54 of Peru, was arrested on a Howard County Warrant.

1:04 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Holman St. / W. Main St. Citation issued.

1:06 a.m. K9 Deployment in the area of E. Spring St. / Wallace Ave. Free air sniff.

1:38 a.m. Report of a traffic accident with property damage in the 200 block of E. Canal St. A suspected drunk driver backed into a vehicle and left. No apparent damage. Officers checked the area but were unable to locate the driver.

1:45 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Chili St. / Hoover Ave. Written warning issued.

1:53 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Wabash St. / E. 2nd St. Written warning issued.

1:57 a.m. K9 Deployment in the area of S. Wabash St. / E. 2nd St. Did not deploy.

1:59 a.m. Traffic stop in the 500 block of E. Main St. Chance Goshnell, 22, of Anderson, was arrested on charges of Operating While Intoxicated – Child Endangerment, Neglect of a Dependent, and Resisting Law Enforcement with a Vehicle.

2:28 a.m. Noise complaint in the 200 block of W. 3rd St. Upon arrival the officer did not hear any noise.

3:26 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Fremont St. / W. 6th St.

4:00 a.m. Report of a suspicious male walking around the Budget Inn in the 800 block of W. Main St. The male subject had left the area prior to the arrival of law enforcement and was not located.

4:28 a.m. Traffic stop in the 900 block of W. Main St. Verbal warning issued.

4:35 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Fremont St. / W. Main St. Written warning issued.

5:57 a.m. Report of a suspicious male sitting on the sidewalk in the 200 block of E. 3rd St. The subject advised that he would go home.

6:14 a.m. Report of a suspicious male at Casey’s General Store in the 800 block of W. Main St. The male subject was located behind Midwest Eye Consultants. The male was found to have a warrant out of Cass County. The male then ran from officers and was apprehended. Corey Ward, 23, of Logansport, was arrested on charges of Possession of Methamphetamine and Resisting Law Enforcement.

9:17 a.m. A citizen recovered stolen items at the Peru Police Department.

9:58 a.m. An officer observed a male subject with an active arrest warrant walking in the area of N. Grant St. / W. 5th St. Samuel Davis, 51, of Peru, was arrested on a Miami County Warrant for Criminal Trespassing.

10:43 a.m. Report of vandalism to park structures at Davis Park in the 200 block of E. Main St.

11:04 a.m. An officer assisted with a juvenile issue in the 400 block of Harrison Ave.

11:17 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Chili Ave. / Washington Ave. Verbal warning issued.

11:36 a.m. Report of a juvenile issue in the 50 block of W. 7th St. The complainant reported that there had been juveniles drinking at the park the previous day.

12:22 p.m. An officer took a report of a protection order violation at the Peru Police Department.

1:21 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 100 block of E. 8th St.

3:25 p.m. An officer was dispatched to the area of Cory Ave. / Bobtail Pk. in reference to a knife found laying next to the roadway. The knife was retrieved and placed in the lost and found.

3:50 p.m. Report of a welfare check in the 100 block of E. 3rd St. Assistance given.

4:11 p.m. Traffic stop in the 300 block of E. Main St.

4:27 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Lincoln St. / E. Canal St. Written warning issued.

4:38 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Lincoln St. / E. Canal St. Written warning issued.

5:00 p.m. Report of a possible burglary in the 30 block of E. 8th St. The building checked secure and nothing was reported missing.

5:04 p.m. Report of a 911 hang-up in the 100 block of N. Lafayette St. Accidental dial. Checked ok.

5:15 p.m. K9 Deployment in the area of W. Hoosier Blvd. / N. Matador St. Area search for a suspect that had fled from the Miami County Sheriff’s Department. The suspect was apprehended.

5:25 p.m. Report of a welfare check in the area of W. Riverside Dr. / S. Broadway Ave. Checked ok.

5:30 p.m. Report of a domestic disturbance in the 400 block of E. Main St. Assistance given.

6:11 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle at the Maennerchor in the 100 block of S. Wabash St.

6:12 p.m. Report of an active alarm in the 20 block of E. Broadway Plz. Building checked secure.

6:37 p.m. Report of an unknown medical call in the 300 block of W. 5th St. Accidental medical alert button press. Checked ok.

7:49 p.m. Report of threats made in the 400 block of Madison Ave. Assistance given.

8:19 p.m. An officer conducted follow-up to an earlier call in the area of W. 5th St. / N. Broadway St.

8:53 p.m. Report of a suspicious male at Miami’s Fort Playground. Unable to locate anyone matching the description given by Central Dispatch.

9:33 p.m. Report of a traffic accident with injuries in the area of N. Eel River Cemetery Rd. / N. US Route 31. Unfounded call.

9:47 p.m. Traffic stop in the 300 block of N. 150 W. Citation issued.

9:52 p.m. K9 Deployment in the 300 block of N. 150 W. Deployed for traffic stop.

11:04 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 200 block of W. 3rd St.

11:33 p.m. An officer answered questions regarding a protective order in the 400 block of Apache Dr.

11:50 p.m. Report of a vehicle parked at Maconaquah Park after hours. The occupant of the vehicle was using their phone. Checked ok.

Sunday, August 11, 2019

12:15 a.m. An officer took a report of theft in the 80 block of W. Riverside Dr.

1:14 a.m. Extra patrol was provided in the 100 block of W. 6th St.

1:24 a.m. Extra patrol was provided at West City Park.

1:42 a.m. Report of a suspicious male walking along the river walkway in the 400 block of W. Canal St. No further information provided.

1:56 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Wayne St. / E. 2nd St. Written warning issued.

2:05 a.m. An officer assisted the Peru Fire Department with a medical call in the 700 block of Apache Dr.

2:25 a.m. Report of a possible prowler in the 400 block of W. 7th St. Unable to locate.

3:32 a.m. An officer located a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot at Peru Ford in the 800 block of N. Broadway St. The vehicle had the parking lights on. The vehicle was secure, not occupied and the engine was not on.

4:02 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of Huntington St. / E. Main St. Verbal warning issued.

4:08 a.m. An officer located a vehicle in the parking lot at Friermood Tire in the 70 block of E. Canal St. The occupants were setting up to go fishing. Checked ok.

6:57 a.m. A male subject in the 1000 block of Industrial Pkwy advised law enforcement that he had been struck by road debris while riding his motorcycle. The subject advised that this incident occurred approximately 25 miles north of Peru. EMS took the complainant to check him out.

7:01 a.m. Report of an active alarm in the 300 block of E. Main St. A person had pulled on the business’ door thinking that they were already open, but the attendant hadn’t arrived yet.

10:31 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Mexico Rd. Citation issued.

10:41 a.m. Traffic stop in the 300 block of N. 150 W. Written warning issued.

11:00 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Mexico Rd. Citation issued.

11:31 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Mexico Rd. Citation issued.

11:42 a.m. An officer took a report of a motorcycle stolen overnight in the 300 block of W. 12th St. Assistance given.

12:02 p.m. Report of a domestic disturbance in the 200 block of S. Broadway Ave. A male and female yelling at each other inside a residence. Unable to make contact with anyone inside the building. No additional information.

12:07 p.m. Report of a 911 hang-up in the 60 block of S. Fremont St. Accidental dial. Checked ok.

12:32 p.m. Report of a dog left outside without food or water in the 40 block of Cory Ave. Unable to locate.

12:53 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Graham Ave. / Wallace Ave. Citations issued.

12:55 p.m. An officer took a report of a dog that had been stolen in Howard County in the 300 block of E. 3rd St. The complainant requested that officers attempt to locate the missing dog. No contact at address given, and no dog located. The complainant advised that they would call back and attempt to locate the animal later in the day.

1:48 p.m. Report of theft in the 200 block of E. Canal St. No further information provided.

2:12 p.m. Report of agency assistance in the area of Logansport Rd. / US Route 31. No further information provided.

2:30 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Mexico Rd.

2:53 p.m. An officer took the report of a possible theft at Aldis in the 900 block of W. Main St.

3:51 p.m. Report of a traffic accident with property damage in the 700 block of S. Broadway Ave. State crash report completed.

4:36 p.m. Report of a juvenile swing two samurai swords in the area of Veach’s Ct. / Rosewood Dr. The subject was contacted and told to stop swinging the swords. The swords were made of wood, not metal.

4:47 p.m. Report of a stolen dog from an earlier call in the 300 block of E. 3rd St. The officer made contact with the subject who had the dog and arrangements were made to return the animal to its rightful owner.

4:55 p.m. Report of an impaired driver in the area of N. Broadway St. / E. Washington Ave. Unable to locate.

5:14 p.m. An officer was dispatched to Dairy Queen in the 800 block of N. Broadway St. in reference to a scam. Assistance given.

5:47 p.m. Officers observed a suspicious individual behind Eye Physicians in the 60 block of W. 2nd St. The subject was possibly a runaway juvenile. The subject fled after observing law enforcement. Unable to locate.

6:01 p.m. Report of criminal mischief in the 20 block of E. 2nd St. The complainant advised that their vehicle had been keyed.

6:35 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. 175 E. / E. US Route 24. Citation issued.

6:45 p.m. Report of criminal mischief in the 400 block of W. 3rd St. Vandalism to vehicles.

6:54 p.m. Traffic stop in the 900 block of W. Main St. Verbal warning issued.

7:10 p.m. An officer conducted follow-up to an earlier call in the 100 block of W. 6th St.

7:31 p.m. An officer took a report of attempted theft and damage to a trailer in the 100 block of Fuller Ave. Report made for record only.

7:39 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Jefferson St. / W. Main St. Written warning issued.

8:07 p.m. Report of a vehicle blocking the roadway in the 100 block of Blackhawk Ct. The vehicle was moved prior to the arrival of law enforcement.

8:08 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Chili Ave. / E. US Route 24. Written warning.

8:16 p.m. Report of an animal problem in the 200 block of W. 8th St. The complainant reports a neighbor’s dog escaped from an enclosure and bit their dog. The complainant advised that their dog had no visible injuries. The officer contacted the neighbor to ensure that this does not happen again. The offending dog was properly contained in the enclosure. The neighbor denies their dog escaping.

8:31 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Mexico Rd. Written warning issued.

9:38 p.m. Report of subjects possibly doing drugs or intoxicated in a vehicle parked at Buck’s Bait in the 1100 block of E. State Road 124. The people were talking. Checked ok.

9:49 p.m. Traffic stop in the 100 block of E. Riverside Dr. Verbal warning issued.

10:29 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. Riverside Dr. / S. Broadway Ave. Warning issued.

10:30 p.m. An escort was provided in the 800 block of N. Broadway St.

10:58 p.m. An officer assisted Miami County Sheriff’s Department with issuing a criminal trespass warning to an individual in the 100 block of S. Broadway St.

11:12 p.m. A “BIRD” scooter was located at McClure’s South in the 200 block of S. Broadway Ave. The officer contacted “BIRD” who advised that they would pick the item up.

11:21 p.m. Extra patrol was provided at Maconaquah Park.

11:24 p.m. Report of a welfare check in the 200 block of E. 2nd St. Checked ok.

11:47 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. 100 E. / Bobtail Dr. Warning issued.

11:59 p.m. An officer conducted follow-up to an earlier call at the Peru Police Department.