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 03/16/2023 through 6:00 a.m. on 03/17/2023, MPD received 383 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 (63), East (83), Midtown (68), North (72), South (30), West (49), and Other (18). "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: Sexual Assault – 3:56 am. The victim reported she was sexually assaulted by an acquaintance who has yet to be positively identified. Investigation continuing. (This was a late call that did not make the previous 24-hour cycle.)
SOUTH: Check Person – 6:44 am. Officers responded to a residence where newspapers were piling up. Officers learned that the resident had been transported to a local hospital several days ago.
EAST: Disturbance – 7:12 am. Officers responded to a residence where the 16-year-old male suspect damaged property in the home. The suspect was charged with damage to property.
NORTH: Stolen Auto – 8:57 am. A victim reported his work truck was stolen. Officers located the vehicle and a 28-year-old male suspect who was arrested and charged with OMVWOC.
SOUTH: Domestic Disturbance – 10:23 am. A victim reported that the 35-year-old male suspect came to her residence to retrieve property while armed with a baton and handgun. Officers developed probable cause to arrest the suspect for domestic disorderly conduct while armed. Suspect is at large.
MIDTOWN: Stalking – 12:18 pm. The victim reported that the 36-year-old male suspect had left notes, made unwelcome sexual advances and repeated unwanted contact with the victim. Officers contacted the suspect and served him a stalking letter.
SOUTH: Disturbance – 12:37 pm. Officers responded to an apartment complex where several armed subjects were arguing. No charges were substantiated.
MIDTOWN: Drug Incident/Investigation – 3:21 pm. An officer contacted a vehicle running in a parking lot from which a strong odor of marijuana was emanating. The 27-year-old male suspect was arrested for bail jumping.
EAST: Domestic Disturbance – 4:08 pm. Officers responded to the BP gas station where the 58-year-old male suspect and victim were arguing. The suspect struck the victim in the face. The suspect was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct.
CENTRAL: Domestic Disturbance – 7:11 pm. Officers responded to a residence where two suspects (19- and 23-year-old females) were engaged in a physical altercation. Both suspects were arrested for domestic battery.
EAST: Traffic Crash – 7:49 pm. A pedestrian darted into traffic on E Washington Ave near Schmedeman Ave and was struck by a motorist. The driver did not show signs of impairment. No charges were substantiated.
CENTRAL: Fight – 9:09 pm. Officers responded to the 200 block of S Baldwin St where two suspects were fighting. Officers arrested one 33-year-old male suspect who was charged with disorderly conduct while armed, resisting, obstructing, and OMVWI 4th offense. The other involved subject was not located.
CENTRAL: Domestic Disturbance – 9:14 pm. During an argument, the 35-year-old male suspect pinned the victim to the ground and strangled her. The suspect was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct and strangulation.
CENTRAL: Disturbance – 10:37 pm. Officers responded to a residence where the 42-year-old female suspect arrived uninvited and was screaming at the victim and refused to leave. The suspect was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct, trespass, resisting, and multiple counts of bail jumping.
NORTH: Domestic Disturbance – 11:24 pm. Officers responded to a residence where the 22-year-old female suspect battered the victim with a frying pan, chased him with a knife and damaged a door. Officers developed probable cause to arrest the suspect for domestic battery, disorderly conduct while armed, damage to property, violation of a domestic abuse injunction and multiple counts of bail jumping. Suspect is at large.
EAST: Intoxicated Person – 11:30 pm. Officers responded to Planet Fitness where the 33-year-old male suspect was found sleeping on a bench in the locker room. MFD paramedics conveyed the suspect to the hospital. Officers later responded to the hospital where the suspect had assaulted a security guard. Officers developed probable cause to arrest the suspect for disorderly conduct and battery to health care worker once he is released from the hospital.
CENTRAL: Theft – 12:09 am. Staff at the Graduate Hotel reported that the 63-year-old female suspect stole a freezer from the underground parking garage. The suspect was arrested and charged with theft.
MIDTOWN: Runaway Juvenile – 12:52 am. Parents reported their 14-year-old daughter missing. An ATL was aired and the juvenile was entered as missing in the data base.
MIDTOWN: Drug Overdose – 12:53 am. Officers and MFD paramedics responded to a residence where a 44-year-old male suspect overdosed. Officers revived the suspect with naloxone and MFD conveyed the suspect to the hospital. The suspect was charged with possession of cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia.
CENTRAL: Battery – 1:19 am. Officers responded to Qdoba Mexican Grill where the 25-year-old male suspect assaulted the victim. Officers developed probable cause to arrest the suspect for battery and disorderly conduct. Suspect is at large.
CENTRAL: Missing Adult – 2:28 am. A wife reported her 61-year-old husband missing. Officers located the subject walking near the Capitol and determined he was incapacitated due to alcohol consumption. The subject was placed in protective custody and transported to the hospital. His wife was notified.
CENTRAL: Domestic Disturbance – 2:36 am. During an argument, the 25-year-old male suspect threw the victim's shoes out of the vehicle they were occupying and tried to remove her from the vehicle. The suspect performed poorly on SFSTs and was arrested for OMVWI 2nd and domestic disorderly conduct.
CENTRAL: Battery – 3:15 am. Officers responded to a residence where the 28-year-old male suspect punched the victim in the head and threw her down a staircase. Officers developed probable cause to charge the suspect with battery and disorderly conduct. Suspect is at large.
CENTRAL: Residential Burglary – 3:37 am. Officers responded to a residence for a report of an intruder. Officers located the 37-year-old male suspect in the parking lot at the residence. The suspect was arrested and charged with trespass, disorderly conduct and bail jumping.