The information provided below is about some of the calls officers responded to over the last twenty-four (24) hours. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered from those in the field who were actively working the cases. In many instances, facts and circumstances, even the type of crime listed, can change as the investigation unfolds.
From 6:00 a.m. on 07/12/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 07/13/2022, MPD received 476 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 (89),East (100), Midtown (78), North (81), South (36), West (66), and Other (26). "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 7:21 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. due to calls for service.
MIDTOWN: Assist EMS/Fire – 10:54 a.m. Officers responded, along with MFD, to a haz-mat spill. Spill contained. No injuries.
CENTRAL: Check Person – 11:37 a.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of a subject. Areas checked. Journey Mental Health consulted. Subject not located at this time.
EAST: Mental Health Conveyance – 12:31 p.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of a subject. The subject was contacted and placed into protective custody. The subject was conveyed to a local hospital where an emergency detention was sought. Final outcome pending. **Subject transported to a local facility for placement.
NORTH: Assist Law Enforcement – 6:57 p.m. Maple Bluff PD pursued a stolen vehicle and requested assistance from MPD. Officers assisted with forming a perimeter and subsequently searching for/locating the suspects who fled on foot.
NORTH: Traffic Incident – 7:34 p.m. A traffic stop was attempted and the vehicle/driver fled. MPD did not pursue the vehicle. Driver/suspect identified. Charges forthcoming. Suspect remains at-large.
EAST: Intoxicated Driver – 7:54 p.m. A 35-year-old male suspect was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence (1st offense), carrying a concealed weapon and possession of a firearm while intoxicated.
CENTRAL: Adult Arrested Person – 7:58 p.m. Officers responded to a fight in progress in the 500 block of N. Frances. A 33-year-old male suspect was arrested for disorderly conduct and bail jumping (5 counts).
CENTRAL: Adult Arrested Person – 8:35 p.m. While on scene at the call above on N. Frances, officers observed another disturbance. A 25-year-old male suspect was arrested for disorderly conduct while armed.
EAST: Missing/Runaway Juvenile – 10:10 p.m. A 12-year-old male was reported as missing/runaway. Attempt to locate aired. The juvenile was listed as missing/runaway in the appropriate databases.
SOUTH: Domestic Disturbance – 11:04 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 40-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for domestic battery and domestic disorderly conduct.
EAST: Death Investigation – 1:22 a.m. Officers responded to a residence for a deceased subject (66-year-old male). Medical Examiner's office responded. Decedent had a history of health/medical concerns. Nothing suspicious identified.
CENTRAL: Disturbance – 1:32 a.m. Officers heard sounds of a disturbance coming from Peace Park. Officers located several subjects fighting. A 17-year-old male suspect was arrested for bail jumping (2 counts). A 41-year-old male suspect was arrested for disorderly conduct, possession of cocaine, possession of a schedule I narcotic, bail jumping and a probation hold.