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 12/28/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 12/29/2022, MPD received 347 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 (52),East (87), Midtown (59), North (53), South (38), West (44), and Other (14). "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: Sexual Assault of a Child – 6:42 a.m. Officers responded to a sexual assault of a child report. A 25-year-old male suspect was arrested for sexual assault of a child.
CENTRAL: Death Investigation – 7:01 a.m. Officers responded to a report of a deceased subject (30-year-old female). Medical Examiner's office responded. Evidence of drug use present. Nothing suspicious identified at this time.
SOUTH: Adult Arrested Person – 9:20 a.m. A 48-year-old male suspect was arrested for violating a harassment order. The suspect was also issued a stalking warning letter.
CENTRAL: Theft – 1:02 p.m. A victim reported that a large amount of cash was withdrawn from his bank account in another state. Investigation continuing.
WEST: Death Investigation – 1:18 p.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of a subject (71-year-old male). Entry made to the residence and the subject was located deceased. Medical Examiner's office responded. Evidence of drug use present. Nothing suspicious identified at this time.
NORTH: Disturbance – 1:42 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 34-year-old male suspect. The suspect was not on scene when officers arrived. Probable cause developed to arrest the suspect once he is located.
EAST: Armed Robbery – 5:35 p.m. A victim reported an unknown suspect approached her as she was getting groceries out of her vehicle at home, put a scissors to her throat and demanded money. The suspect fled on foot without getting anything from the victim. Areas checked. Suspect remains at-large. Investigation continuing.
SOUTH: Domestic Disturbance – 9:03 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 37-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for felony intimidation of a victim, false imprisonment, battery and disorderly conduct.
WEST: Death Investigation – 1:09 a.m. Officers responded to a report of a pulseless non-breathing subject (50-year-old male). Lifesaving measures attempted but were not successful. Medical Examiner's office responded. Evidence of drug use present. Nothing suspicious identified at this time. Autopsy scheduled.
NORTH: Domestic Disturbance – 3:24 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 59-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested on numerous domestic-related charges.