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 04/10/2023 through 6:00 a.m. on 04/11/2023, MPD received 373 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 (64),East (77), Midtown (75), North (55), South (36), West (52), 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.
Priority calls only from 7:03 p.m. to 8:28 p.m. due to calls for service.
SOUTH: Child Neglect – 9:30 a.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of two young children. Contact made at the residence. Mother of the children contacted over the phone only. Child Protective Services responded. Final outcome pending.
NORTH: Mental Health Conveyance – 10:18 a.m. A subject was placed into protective custody at the request of Journey Mental Health on a Chapter 51 return. Final placement pending. *Subject transported to a local facility for placement.
MIDTOWN: Death Investigation – 10:25 a.m. Officers responded to a residence for a deceased subject (91-year-old male). Medical Examiner's office responded. Nothing suspicious identified.
SOUTH: Sexual Assault of a Child – 12:54 p.m. A sexual assault of a child allegation was called in. Child Protective Services plugged in. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Child Neglect – 4:22 p.m. Officers responded to a report of two young children left unattended in a running unlocked vehicle in a parking lot of the mall. Child Protective Services took the children into their custody/care. A 28-year-old female subject was arrested for felony child neglect.
SOUTH: Domestic Disturbance – 5:36 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 41-year-old male subject. The subject was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct, domestic battery, felony bail jumping (2 counts) and misdemeanor bail jumping (3 counts).
EAST: Disturbance – 6:52 p.m. Officers responded to a residence for a disturbance involving a 31-year-old male subject. A box cutter was involved and the male subject sustained non-life threatening injuries. The subject was conveyed to a local hospital for medical treatment. Charges forthcoming.
WEST: Death Investigation – 7:19 p.m. Officers responded to a pulseless non-breathing subject (85-year-old female) at a memory care facility. Lifesaving measures started. Paperwork provided by family of do-not-resuscitate paperwork by the subject so lifesaving measures stopped. Medical Examiner's office responded. Nothing suspicious identified.
CENTRAL: Missing/Runaway Juvenile – 8:13 p.m. A 17-year-old female was reported as missing/runaway. Attempt to locate aired. The juvenile was listed as missing/runaway in the appropriate databases.
NORTH: Stolen Auto – 9:50 p.m. A rental vehicle was not returned. The vehicle was listed as stolen in the appropriate databases.
EAST: Disturbance – 11:26 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 41-year-old male subject. The subject was resistive with officers. Charges forthcoming for false imprisonment, substantial battery, attempted 3rd degree sexual assault, battery (2 counts) and resisting causing soft tissue damage (2 counts).
CENTRAL: Disturbance – 11:50 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 36-year-old male subject. The subject was arrested for obstructing, disorderly conduct, lewd/lascivious behavior, resisting and trespassing.