Monday, December 30, 2019
12:49 a.m. A report of a structure fire in the 200 block of N. Jefferson St., Converse. No additional information was provided.
4:42 a.m. A deputy responded to a report of an unresponsive male in the driver’s seat of a vehicle in the area of W. 900 S. / S. 150 W., Bunker Hill. The vehicle was in the side ditch. The driver was identified as Scott Smith of Kokomo. A short time later Smith was arrested for OWI.
5:46 a.m. A report of a traffic hazard in the area of S. US Route 31 / W. State Road 218, Peru. No additional information was provided.
6:00 a.m. A report of a traffic hazard in the area of N. Eel River Cemetery Rd. / W. 200 N., Peru. No additional information was provided.
7:31 a.m. A report of a slide-off in the area of W. 600 N. / N. US Route 31, Peru.
8:20 a.m. A deputy assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 8300 block of N. Union City Rd., Denver.
11:52 a.m. Protective order service in the 200 block of W. 5th St., Peru.
12:16 p.m. Attempted protective order service in the 1700 block of S. 300 E., Peru.
1:17 p.m. Parking problem in the 2500 block of Kelly Ave, Peru. Parking complaint. Vehicle located and no violations observed.
3:50 p.m. A report of a suspicious person/vehicle in the area of N. Eel River Cemetery Rd. / W. 200 N., Peru. A deputy was unable to locate.
4:05 p.m. A deputy spoke with a female in reference to possible threatening text messages in the 900 block of S. 250 W., Peru. For the record only at this time.
4:27 p.m. A report of a possible intoxicated driver in the area of N. Chili Ave. / E. US Route 24, Peru. ISP handled this call.
4:35 p.m. A deputy spoke with several individuals in reference to a civil matter over property in the 1300 block of Donaldson Ave.
5:09 p.m. A report of a possible intoxicated driver in the area of S. 500 W. / W. Logansport Rd., Peru. This call was handled by ISP.
6:01 p.m. Citizen assistance in the 100 block of S. Lincoln St., Bunker Hill. A deputy checked on a residence that was possibly vandalized by juveniles. Everything checked ok.
8:38 p.m. A deputy assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 3400 block of Westover St., Peru.
10:18 p.m. A report of a traffic hazard in the area of W. 1400 S. / S. US Route 31, Kokomo. ISP handled this call.
10:58 p.m. Traffic accident with damage in the area of W. State Road 16 / N US Route 31, Denver. Giovanni Gutierrez of South Bend, IN. was northbound on US Route 31 at State Road 16 in a 2018 Kia when a raccoon entered the roadway. The Kia struck the raccoon causing front end damage. There were no injuries and a state crash report was completed.