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 12/29/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 12/30/2022, MPD received 349 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 (73), East (74), Midtown (49), North (50), South (28), West (48), and Other (27). "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.
SOUTH: OMVWI – 9:34 am. Officers responded to the beltline at Rimrock Rd for an erratic driver. The 29-year-old female driver/suspect was arrested and charged with OWI 2nd offense and obstructing.
MIDTOWN: Assist Fire – 10:57 am. MFD and MPD responded to a report of smoke coming from an apartment. The resident of the apartment was found unresponsive apparently due to a medical event. MFD paramedics revived the subject and transported her to the hospital.
NORTH: Disturbance – 2:30 pm. After an argument with the victim, the 31-year-old male suspect left the residence in a stolen U-Haul. The victim followed the suspect in a vehicle and the suspect then crashed the U-Haul into the victim's vehicle. The suspect was arrested and charged with domestic 2nd degree reckless endangering safety, OMVWOC, and several counts of bail jumping.
NORTH: Domestic Disturbance – 2:47 pm. During an argument, the 33-year-old female suspect struck one victim in the face, breaking her glasses, and threatened and bit another victim. The suspect fled the scene prior to officers' arrival. Officers developed probable cause to arrest the suspect for domestic battery and disorderly conduct.
EAST: Assist EMS/Fire – 3:49 pm. Officers and MFD paramedics responded to a residence for a subject who was unresponsive. Paramedics administered naloxone and transported the subject to the hospital.
NORTH: Weapons Offense Shots Fired – 4:29 pm. Multiple callers to dispatch reported hearing shots fired in the Northridge Ter area. Officers located fired shell casings but there were no reports of damaged property or injured persons.
MIDTOWN: OMVWI – 6:00 pm. Multiple callers to dispatch reported erratic driving and hit and run crashes involving the suspect vehicle. The 30-year-old female suspect was arrested and charged with OWI 2nd and two counts of hit and run.
CENTRAL: Domestic Disturbance – 8:21 pm. Officers responded to a residence where the 35-year-old male suspect threatened the victim. Officers developed probable cause to arrest the suspect for domestic disorderly conduct. Suspect is at large.
MIDTOWN: Check Person – 8:26 pm. Officers responded to a hospital where a suicidal subject had attempted to run away. The subject was placed into protective custody and transported to a mental health facility.
CENTRAL: Death Investigation – 8:48 pm. Officers responded to a residence where a roommate discovered the 81-year-old subject deceased. Nothing suspicious on scene.
CENTRAL: Disturbance – 11:13 pm. Officers responded to Taco Bell where the 47-year-old suspect was yelling at employees. The suspect has bail conditions not to be on State St. The suspect was arrested and charged with multiple counts of bail jumping, resisting, possession of drug paraphernalia, and illegally possessing prescription pills.
EAST: Domestic Disturbance – 12:47 am. Officers responded to a residence where a subject had a head injury. The subject was highly intoxicated. Officers did not develop probable cause for an arrest. The subject was transported to the hospital.