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Thursday, March 19, 2020

1:35 a.m. Report of a road rage incident at the Peru Police Department. No further information provided.

6:16 a.m. Report of an alarm in the 400 block of W. Main St. No further information provided.

6:22 a.m. An officer assisted with a civil issue in the 500 block of Jackson Ave.

8:49 a.m. Report of a traffic hazard in the area of S. Broadway Ave./Strawtown Pike. The officer was advised to disregard prior to arrival.

8:53 a.m. Welfare check in the 70 block of N. Wabash St. Assistance given.

10:52 a.m. Report of a parking problem in the 100 block of W. 5th St. The officer called the owner to have the vehicle moved.

11:44 a.m. An officer at the Peru Police Department attempted to contact an individual in the 30 block of S. Broadway St. in reference to threats made. Multiple attempts were made to contact the complainant with no answer.

11:53 p.m. An officer assisted with a civil issue in the 300 block of Harrison Ave.

12:15 p.m. An officer took the report of vandalism to a vehicle in the 300 block of Hoover Ave.

12:30 p.m. Report of threats made in the 60 block of N. Huntington St. Checked ok.

2:52 p.m. Report of theft in the 600 block of Woodburn Green Dr. Assistance given.

3:05 p.m. An officer assisted with a civil issue in the 300 block of Harrison Ave.

4:35 p.m. Report of disorderly conduct at Krogers on W. Main St. A male subject was causing a disturbance by coughing and saying he had the coronavirus. The male was also begging for money and becoming belligerent with store staff members. The male and his mother were asked to leave the premises for the
remainder of the day. Mother and son left upon request of store staff.

5:35 p.m. Report of a traffic hazard in the area of N. Lee St./Harrison Ave. No further information provided.

9:51 p.m. Report of a traffic hazard in the 600 block of E. Main St. Unable to locate.

10:10 p.m. Report of a parking problem in the 100 block of W. 5th St. The vehicle had previously been tagged with a 7-day removal warning and a 7-day parking citation. The vehicle was towed from the area.

10:29 p.m. Report of an alarm in the 900 block of W. Main St. Checked ok.

10:50 p.m. An escort was provided in the 800 block of N. Broadway St.

11:47 p.m. Report of possible drug activity in the 70 block of E. Washington Ave. Unable to locate.