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 11/21/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 11/22/2022, MPD received 379 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 (59),East (76), Midtown (67), North (61), South (35), West (56), and Other (25). "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 9:53 p.m. to 1:07 a.m. due to calls for service.
NORTH: Death Investigation – 9:33 a.m. Officers responded to check the welfare of a subject (67-year-old male). Entry made to the residence and the subject was located deceased. Medical Examiner's office responded. Nothing suspicious identified.
SOUTH: Missing Adult – 9:59 a.m. A 70-year-old male with dementia/epilepsy was reported as missing. Attempt to locate aired. Areas searched. Metro notified. Investigation continuing. *Subject located safe.
CENTRAL: Recovered/Stolen Auto – 11:12 a.m. A stolen vehicle was located/recovered. The driver and passenger fled on foot. One subject was located and arrested (yet to be identified). Charges forthcoming. Investigation continuing. **A 26-year-old male suspect was arrested for felon in possession of a firearm, operating a motor vehicle without consent, possession with intent to deliver THC and felony bail jumping (2 counts). A 23-year-old male suspect was arrested for operating a motor vehicle without consent (passenger), possession with intent to deliver THC and heroin and outstanding warrants.
MIDTOWN: Missing/Runaway Juvenile – 11:29 a.m. A 16-year-old male was reported as missing/runaway. Attempt to locate aired. The juvenile was listed as missing/runaway in the appropriate databases.
MIDTOWN: Child Abuse – 12:17 p.m. Officers contacted by Child Protective Services regarding a child abuse allegation. Safety plan developed. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Traffic Incident – 2:42 p.m. Officers responded to a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash. The pedestrian was conveyed to a local hospital with injuries. The driver/suspect (39-year-old female) was arrested for operating after suspension resulting in great bodily harm and bail jumping.
NORTH: Domestic Disturbance – 3:53 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 24-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct and domestic criminal damage to property.
CITY-WIDE: Missing Adult – 3:59 p.m. A 41-year-old male was reported as missing. Attempt to locate aired. The subject was listed as missing in the appropriate databases.
EAST: Adult Arrested Person – 5:38 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a retail theft in progress. A 50-year-old male suspect attempted to flee on foot but was apprehended. The suspect was arrested for resisting, felony bail jumping (4 counts) and misdemeanor bail jumping.
EAST: Residential Burglary – 6:48 p.m. A homeowner reported receiving an alert on her phone that there was movement in her home when she was not there. Nothing reported missing but someone appears to have been inside. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Strong Armed Robbery – 6:42 p.m. A victim reported a suspect approached him, punched him and demanded everything from him. A gun was displayed. The suspect fled with the victim's cash. There was a delay in this incident being reported to police. Investigation continuing.
MIDTOWN: Armed Robbery – 8:52 p.m. A suspect entered a business and pointed a gun at an employee demanding money. The suspect fled with cash. Investigation continuing.
WEST: Mental Health Conveyance – 9:31 p.m. Officers responded to check the welfare of a subject. Journey Mental Health consulted. Attempts made to make contact with the subject. Decision was made to disengage at this time. Additional attempts will be attempted.