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 05/09/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 05/10/2022, MPD received 427 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 (62),East (92), Midtown (71), North (77), South (35), West (58), and Other (32). "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.
Priority calls only from 2:42 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. due to calls for service.
SOUTH: Trespass – 8:21 a.m. Officers responded to a report of an open door at a business (that was not open at the time). Business cleared and a subject/suspect (57-year-old male) was located sleeping in the business. The suspect was arrested on an outstanding warrant and cited for trespassing.
NORTH: Death Investigation – 8:58 a.m. Officers responded to a report of a deceased subject (64-year-old male). Medical Examiner's office responded. Nothing suspicious identified.
NORTH: Assist MFD – 11:37 a.m. A small fire in the mulch in the median in the 2700 block of International Lane was observed and extinguished. MFD responded to assist. Incident not believed to be connected to the arson investigation from the weekend.
SOUTH: Damage to Property – 1:53 p.m. Officers responded to a report of graffiti on the Capital City trail underneath the Beltline underpass. Investigation continuing.
SOUTH: Disturbance – 2:03 p.m. Officers responded to a 911 disconnect call and discovered a disturbance had taken place among several subjects. Investigation continuing.
MIDTOWN: Sex Offense Miscellaneous – 2:07 p.m. Officers met with a 56-year-old male subject/suspect who reported to be in possession of child pornography. Investigation continuing.
CENTRAL: Sexual Assault – 2:16 p.m. Officers received a sexual assault report. Investigation continuing.
CENTRAL: Threats Complaint – 2:21 p.m. Officers responded to a business for a threats complaint. Threats not substantiated.
NORTH: Battery – 3:29 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 28-year-old female suspect. Suspect not on scene when officers arrived. Probable cause developed to arrest the suspect once she is located.
EAST: Adult Arrested Person – 7:24 p.m. A 33-year-old male suspect was arrested on an outstanding warrant, resisting and bail jumping (2 counts).
CENTRAL: Theft – 8:37 p.m. A male suspect entered a liquor store and reached over the counter to steal cash. The suspect fled on foot and remains at large.
NORTH: Traffic Stop – 11:53 p.m. A traffic stop was conducted and the driver/suspect (30-year-old male) fled on foot and remains at-large. Vehicle towed. Probable cause developed to arrest the suspect once he is located.
SOUTH: Traffic Arrest – 2:09 a.m. A 46-year-old male suspect was arrested for possession with intent to distribute heroin, possession with intent to distribute crack, felon in possession of a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon and an outstanding warrant.