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Thursday, March 26, 2020

4:22 a.m. Report of an alarm at Arby’s on W. Main St. Accidental set-off by a delivery driver. Checked ok.

4:56 a.m. Report of an alarm at Electronite on Industrial Parkway. False alarm. Checked ok.

7:21 a.m. An officer at the Peru Police Department assisted a citizen with a civil issue.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

12:17 a.m. Report of a traffic hazard in the area of W. 500 S./S. US Route 31, Peru. No further information provided.

12:32 a.m. Report of trespassing in the 4900 block of E. State Road 124, Peru. The deputy located the vehicle believed to be trespassing on the complainant’s property. The information regarding this incident will be forwarded to the Prosecutor’s Officer for review.

12:52 a.m. Report of a suspicious package or item in the 600 block of N. Jefferson St., Converse. No further information provided.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

12:16 a.m. Juvenile problem in the 400 block of Blackhawk Ct. Report of a verbal altercation between an adult and juvenile. Assistance was given.

1:57 a.m. A report of a suspicious individual in an alley in the 100 block of N. Fremont St. Officers located the subject who was arrested on a charge of Possession of Paraphernalia.

7:24 a.m. Disabled vehicle in the area of Wayne St. / E. Main St. An officer stood by for traffic control until repairs were made.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

12:00 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 550 N. / N. US Route 31, Peru. Citation issued.

7:20 a.m. A deputy located a disabled unoccupied silver Volkswagon with a flat tire in the 5800 block of S. US Route 31, Peru. The vehicle was not a traffic hazard and was off the travel portion of the roadway.

7:50 a.m. Traffic accident with damage in the area of W. 850 S. / S. US Route 31, Bunker Hill. Deputy was advised to disregard prior to arrival.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

12:51 a.m. Extra patrol was provided at Ivy Tech Community College on W. Main St.

3:12 a.m. Report of loud music in the 400 block of E. 3rd St. The music had been turned down prior to the arrival of law enforcement.

4:18 a.m. Report of an alarm at Papa John’s Pizza on W. Main St. The officer spoke with the delivery driver. Checked ok.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

12:29 a.m. A deputy responded to the report of a possible battery in the 2500 block of Kelly Ave., Peru. The deputy spoke with the complainant who stated that they had been assaulted in Logansport at a gas station. The subject was transported to the hospital by EMS and the information was forwarded to the Cass County Sheriff’s Department regarding the assault.

1:14 a.m. A deputy checked on a vehicle driving in an area that has been the victim of multiple vehicle break-ins in the area of S. 500 W./W. State Road 218, Peru. The driver checked ok.

1:19 a.m. Report of an alarm in the 3700 block of N. 190 W., Peru. False alarm.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

12:28 a.m. Report of a traffic accident with damage in the 100 block of W. 5th St. It was reported that a red lifted Jeep with a bumper guard attached to the front of the vehicle struck a Peru Utilities power line pole near the bottom chipping some of the wood. A witness stated that the Jeep continued driving away and believed that the driver may not have been aware of hitting the pole due to the vehicle size and the speed at which they were driving. Only an internet line was found to be slightly drooping but not near the ground. A Jeep matching the description of the one involved in the incident was located parked at a residence near the area. The vehicle owners were located but no damage was found on their vehicle, and the owner advised that they had not been in the area at the time of the incident. An accident report was completed due to the damage done to City property.

6:32 a.m. Report of an alarm in the 900 block of N. Broadway St. The building was cleared and secured the door. The keyholder was notified.

9:41 a.m. An officer spoke with a caller in the 100 block of E. Riverside Dr. in reference to criminal mischief. A report was made for insurance purposes.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

7:24 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. 600 E./E. 400 N., Peru.

10:58 a.m. Report of citizen assistance in the 1100 block of N. Paw Paw Pike, Peru. No further information provided.

1:26 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. 700 E./E. US Route 24, Wabash.