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 03/30/2023 through 6:00 a.m. on 03/31/2023, MPD received 366 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 (58), East (88), Midtown (55), North (45), South (40), West (54), 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 11:38am to 2:35pm and from 7:12pm to 8:47pm due to calls for service.
CENTRAL: Check Person – 2:49 am. A woman arrived at the central district station seeking help for suicidal thoughts. She was transported to a hospital. (This was a late call that did not make the previous 24-hour cycle.)
WEST: Homicide – 10:47 am. Officers responded to the 7900 block of Tree Ln for reports of shots fired, a man down, and two suspects fleeing the scene. A 30-year-old male suspect was arrested and charged with 1st degree intentional homicide and felon in possession of a firearm. A second 30-year-old male suspect was arrested and charged with aiding a felon and felon in possession of a firearm. Incident report completed on MPD website.
MIDTOWN: Adult Arrested Person – 12:20 pm. Officers responded to the 6900 block of Odana Rd for a 30-year-old male suspect with outstanding warrants. The suspect was taken into custody without incident.
MIDTOWN: Death Investigation – 1:47 pm. A neighbor reported mail was piling up at a 67-year-old man's house. Officers entered the home and discovered the man deceased. Nothing suspicious on scene.
CENTRAL: Information – 5:25 pm. Officers monitored an informal memorial gathering of friends and family in the 200 block of S Carroll St. The event took place without issues.
MIDTOWN: Weapons Offense Shots Fired – 7:10 pm. Officers responded to the area of 2300 Allied Dr for reports of shots fired. Officers located two scenes where fired shell casings were recovered. Two exterior doors were struck by bullets. No reports of injuries. Incident report completed on MPD website. Investigation continuing.
MIDTOWN: Battery – 11:38 pm. Officers responded to a residence where during an argument, the 33-year-old female suspect struck the victim and bit him. The suspect was arrested and charged with battery and disorderly conduct.
CENTRAL: OMVWI – 12:25 am. Officers responded to the 1000 block of E Johnson St where witnesses reported the suspect vehicle had crashed into parked cars. The 23-year-old female driver was arrested and cited for OWI 1st.
CENTRAL: Disturbance – 1:48 am. Officers responded to a bar where the 20-year-old female suspect struck an employee. The suspect continued to be combative with officers as she was taken into custody. The suspect was charged with disorderly conduct, resisting and battery to LE.