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 04/25/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 04/26/2022, MPD received 332 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 (54),East (71), Midtown (46), North (59), South (33), West (49), and Other (20). "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.
NORTH: Disturbance – 6:38 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 30-year-old female suspect. The suspect was arrested for 2nd degree endangering safety, resisting, criminal damage to property and child neglect.
CENTRAL: Disturbance – 7:28 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a juvenile. The juvenile was initially conveyed to a local hospital for an evaluation. Journey Mental Health plugged in and no emergency detention supported. Officers disengaged and were later contacted to advise that the juvenile left the hospital without an evaluation being completed. Journey Mental Health consulted again and still n grounds for an emergency detention. The juvenile was listed as missing/runaway in the appropriate databases.
WEST: Disturbance – 8:17 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 31-year-old female suspect. The suspect was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct while armed.
NORTH: Child Abuse – 12:23 p.m. Officers responded to a local hospital, along with Child Protective Services, reference suspicious injuries to a young child. Investigation continuing.
CENTRAL: Residential Burglary – 2:19 p.m. Officers received a report of a residential burglary that took place a few days prior. Surveillance video reviewed and a subject/suspect was identified. Attempts to contact the suspect were unsuccessful. Investigation continuing.
SOUTH: Weapons Violation – 5:25 p.m. Officers responded to the 2900 block of Coho Street for reports of shots fired. Areas canvassed. One casing was located/recovered. No reported injuries or property damage. Incident Report on MPD's website completed.
MIDTOWN: Death Investigation – 6:14 p.m. Officers responded to a residence for a deceased subject (65-year-old male). Medical Examiner's office responded. Death appears to be medically-related. Nothing suspicious identified.
NORTH: Death Investigation – 7:05 p.m. Officers responded to a residence for a deceased subject (91-year-old female). Medical Examiner's office responded. Nothing suspicious identified.
MIDTOWN: Check Person – 9:59 p.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of a subject. The subject was contacted and conveyed to a local hospital. Journey Mental Health plugged in. Officers disengaged.
EAST: Armed Robbery – 10:20 p.m. Officers responded to a convenience store on Cottage Grove Rd after an employee reported being robbed at gunpoint. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Domestic Disturbance – 10:31 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 29-year-old male suspect. Suspect not on scene when officers arrived. Probable cause developed to arrest the suspect, once he is located.