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Monday, August 26, 2019

12:05 a.m. Traffic stop at Broadway Plaza. Written warning issued.

1:24 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Fremont St. / W. 2nd St. David Townsend, 25 of Peru was arrested on charges of OWI and Possession of Paraphernalia.

1:29 a.m. K9 deployment in the area of S. Fremont St. / W. 2nd St. Free air sniff.

2:04 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Holman St. / W. Main St. Written warning issued.

2:29 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. Main St. / N. Miami St. Citation issued.

2:33 a.m. K9 deployment in the area of W. Main St. / N. Miami St. Free air sniff.

3:48 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W Main St. / N. Miami St. Warning issued.

3:55 a.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle at the Gallahan Truck Stop on W. 100 N., Peru.

4:24 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Broadway St. / Daniel St. Verbal warning issued.

7:34 a.m. Parking problem in the area of N. Wayne St. / Adams Ave. Vehicle blocking driveway at 514 N Wayne. Driver located advise not to park blocking drive.

8:07 a.m. A report of a juvenile problem at Peru Junior High School. An officer was flagged down by a parent who advised her son would not walk into the school. The officer spoke with the juvenile and then escorted him into school, leaving him in the Principles office.

9:34 a.m. Property damage accident in the area of Wayne St. / Washington Ave.

10:06 a.m. A report of an unwanted guest in the 200 block of N. Cass St. Central dispatch advised of an unwanted guest. Prior to officer’s arrival, central dispatch advised to disregard due to the unwanted guest leaving. Nothing further.

10:15 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Grant St. / W. 12th St. Verbal warning issued.

11:20 a.m. Civil matter at the Peru Police Department. An officer assisted citizens with an issue over a house that was sold and now going through a tax sale.

12:50 p.m. Central dispatch advised of a complainant stating they located four guitars in the dumpster in the 30 block of W. 7th St. Guitars did not have serial numbers. Advised complainant I would be checking to see if any guitars had been reported stolen here recently and get back with them. Assistance was given.

1:36 p.m. An officer observed a male subject walking in the area of W. 3rd St. / S. Miami St. who he knew to possibly have an active warrant. Jeremey Carmack, 38 of Peru was arrested on a Miami County Warrant for Failure to Appear.

1:48 p.m. Property damage accident in the area of W. 100 N. / N. US Route 31, Peru.

2:33 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 3rd St. / S. Broadway St. Michael Conner, 46 of Peru was arrested on a Cass County Warrant. Seth Coffman, 37 of Kokomo was arrested on a charge of Possession of Controlled Substance. Justin Hicks, 28 of Peru was arrested on charges of Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Paraphernalia.

2:36 p.m. K9 deployment in the area of W. 3rd St. / S. Broadway St. Free air sniff.

3:21 p.m. A report of a suspicious female walking in the middle of the roadway saying back and fort in the area of York St. / S. Broadway Ave. Victoria Johnson, 33 of Peru was arrested on a charge of Public Intoxication.

3:49 p.m. Property damage accident in the area of S. Miami St. / W. Canal St.

5:01 p.m. A report of an abandoned vehicle in the 80 block of Logan St. Complaint of a vehicle parked on private property. Vehicle was removed.

5:56 p.m. A report of threats via Facebook was taken at the Peru Police Department.

6:53 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Armstrong Ave. / W. Warren St. Citation issued.

6:59 p.m. A report of an alarm in the 20 block of W. 2nd St. Checked ok.

7:01 p.m. Unsecure premises in the area of 8th and Cass St. Check open door on building for wanted subject seen in area. Unable to locate

7:26 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of E. 250 S. / S. Strawtown Pike. David Jones, 35 of Peru was arrested on charges of Possession of Meth and Possession of a syringe.

7:31 p.m. K9 deployment in the area of E. 250 S. / S. Strawtown Pike. Free air sniff.

7:41 p.m. A report of an animal problem in the 300 block of W. 12th St. A report of a cat that had been struck by a car. Assistance was given.

7:48 p.m. 911 Hang-up in the 500 block of E. Main St. Checked ok.

8:06 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Armstrong Ave. / W. Warren St. Written warning issued.

8:20 p.m. Welfare check in the 40 block of Bobtail Pike. A complainant called and stated that she found a small child running down the road. She stated that the child said he did not have a home. I spoke with the complainant and the child. The child was returned to his mother. Report made.

9:08 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Kelly Ave. / Logansport Rd. Three juveniles were given a citation for possession of Tobacco. Also charges of possession of marijuana and minor in possession of alcohol.

9:42 p.m. Domestic disturbance in the 400 block of E. Main St. Matthew Berkshire, 32, of Peru was arrested on charges of Domestic Battery and Strangulation.

10:16 p.m. Business escort from Broadway Liquors South.

11:05 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 1000 block of Industrial Pkwy.

11:07 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Washington Ave. / N. Broadway St. Verbal warning issued.

11:15 p.m. Business escort from Dairy Queen on N. Broadway St.