The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what they were being told, in the moment. In many instances, facts and circumstances, even the type of crime listed, can change as officers, detectives and investigators continue their work.
From 6:00 a.m. on 03/28/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 03/29/2022, MPD received 386 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. A breakdown of the calls for service per district is as follows: Central (68),East (68), Midtown (67), North (59), South (45), West (55), and Other (24). "Other" is used for calls that either do not have a sector or the sector is not in the City. This would be used in the case of one of our officers assisting another law enforcement agency.
SOUTH: Child Abuse – 9:58 a.m. Officers responded to a local hospital regarding a child abuse report. Child Protective Services plugged in. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Death Investigation – 10:12 a.m. Officers received a request to check on the welfare of a subject. Entry made to the residence and the subject (57-year-old female) was located deceased. Medical Examiner's office responded. Investigation continuing.
SOUTH: Check Person – 10:22 a.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of a possible suicidal subject. Subject contacted via phone. Journey Mental Health consulted. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Sexual Assault of a Child – 12:03 p.m. Officers initially dispatched to a juvenile who was listed as runaway and located. Allegations of sexual abuse were reported. Child Protective Services notified. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Check Area – 2:11 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a subject waving a gun around. Areas checked and nothing located.
EAST: Domestic Disturbance – 4:58 p.m. Officers dispatched to a domestic disturbance where the suspect (29-year-old male) threatened to harm/kill the victim. Attempts made to locate/contact the suspect were unsuccessful. Probable cause developed to arrest the suspect once he is located.
EAST: Battery – 6:33 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 31-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for battery.
NORTH: Domestic Disturbance – 10:44 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 68-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct and battery.
NORTH: Strong Armed Robbery – 11:58 p.m. Officers responded to a strong armed robbery. A 45-year-old male suspect was arrested for strong armed robbery, battery and bail jumping.
EAST: Armed Robbery – 12:05 a.m. Officers responded to a residence for an armed robbery. An unknown male suspect fled the residence with the victim's cell phone. Investigation continuing.