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 05/12/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 05/13/2022, MPD received 401 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 (76), East (104), Midtown (58), North (54), South (38), West (47), 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.
EAST: Missing Adult – 10:57 am. A son reported his elderly mother was missing from their home. Officers located the subject safe nearby at the public library and she was returned home.
MIDTOWN: Sexual Assault of a Child – 1:56 pm. Officers investigated a report that a 16-year-old male suspect sexually assaulted the victim. The suspect admitted to the sexual contact. The suspect was charged with 3rd degree sexual assault and taken to JRC.
CENTRAL: Stolen Auto – 3:50 pm. The victim reported her car was stolen from its parking spot on the street at her residence. Keys were in the cup holder. Officers later located the vehicle unoccupied. Investigation continuing.
CENTRAL: Suspicious Person - 3:56 pm. A caller to dispatch reported observing a subject enter the Chase Bank building on the square wearing all black clothing, including gloves and a full face covering. Officers checked the building and didn't locate the subject. There were no reports of a crime.
EAST: Mental Health Conveyance – 4:54 pm. Officers conveyed a suicidal subject to the hospital where she was left in the care of medical staff.
CENTRAL: Adult Arrested Person – 7:14 pm. Officers responded to the public library where staff reported observing a suspect (39-year-old male) who they recognized from a recent incident in which the suspect exposed himself at the library. Officers contacted the suspect who provided several false dates of birth. Officers determined the suspect was also wanted for a separate incident in which he exposed himself on a Metro bus. The suspect was arrested and charged with obstructing and disorderly conduct.
SOUTH: Domestic Disturbance – 12:02 am. During an argument the suspect (34-year-old male) pushed the victim whose finger was injured. The suspect was arrested and charged with domestic disorderly conduct and battery.
CENTRAL: Disturbance Unwanted Person – 1:52 am. Officers responded to a restaurant in the 500 block of State St where the suspect (23-year-old male) refused to leave. The suspect was combative with officers. The suspect was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct, trespass, resisting/obstructing, and battery to LEO.
EAST: Drug Overdose – 3:06 am. Officers responded to a residence where the subject had overdosed. MFD paramedics revived the subject and transported him to the hospital. No charges have been substantiated.