Thursday, December 19, 2019
2:01 a.m. Parking problem in the 300 block of E. 3rd St. Citation issued.
4:33 a.m. A report of someone outside a residence in the 400 block of Monroe Ave. The building and surrounding area checked secure.
4:48 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of Wayne St. / E. Main St. Warning issued.
7:46 a.m. Property damage accident in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Eel River Cemetery Rd., Peru. Michael R. Meredith, 46 of Peru struck a coyote in the roadway. A state crash report was completed.
7:51 a.m. Property damage accident in the 100 block of N. Broadway St. A juvenile driver in a 2018 Jeep Wrangler was northbound on N. Broadway St. from 7th St. stopped in traffic waiting on another vehicle to turn when struck from behind by a 2014 Chevy Cruze operated by Elena R. Cadenaz of Peru. Cadenza stated she was distracted and did not see the vehicle stopped. The damage was estimated at between $2,501 and $5,000. A state crash report was completed.
8:43 a.m. A report of fraudulent phone calls at Auto Zone on N. Broadway St.
11:04 a.m. An officer took a report of theft from a citizen at the Peru Police Department.
1:17 p.m. Funeral escort in the 100 block of W. 3rd St.
2:56 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Wayne St. / E. Main St. Verbal warning issued.
3:07 p.m. Recovered Stolen Property in the area of Forrest and 2nd St., Peru. The item from the theft report at 11:04 a.m. recovered.
4:10 p.m. A request for a welfare check in the 200 block of W. 3rd St. No additional information provided.
4:39 p.m. A report of an unconscious person in the 1000 block of N. Broadway. An officer assisted EMS with a medical call.
5:10 p.m. Property damage accident in the 400 block of W. Main St. Officers assisted MCSD with an accident.
5:17 p.m. A report of a possible domestic in the 00 block of W. 2nd St. Third-party report of possible domestic. Officer checked two addresses and was finally able to make contact with the possible victim via phone. The female advised that her boyfriend is only verbally abusive. The female was advised to contact 911 if she needs assistance.
5:20 p.m. A report of an alarm at the Thrush Company on W. 8th St.
6:03 p.m. A report of a customer attempting to use a counterfeit $20.00 bill at McDonald's on W. Main St. The bill was rejected by a cashier.
6:36 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Cory Ave. / Bobtail Pike, Peru. Citations issued.
8:32 p.m. A report of an unwanted guest in the 400 block of E. 6th St. Male issued trespass warning and advised to leave the premises.
9:09 p.m. Parking problem in the 20 block of W. 10th St. Vehicle parked in the roadway. Moved by owner.
9:15 p.m. An officer assisted EMS with a medical call at Peru High School on N. Broadway St.
9:28 p.m. Agency assistance in the 70 block of W. 2nd St. No additional information was provided.
9:50 p.m. Business escort from Dairy Queen in the 800 block of N. Broadway St.