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City-Wide Notable Calls

City-Wide Notable Calls 08/10/2023 to 08/11/2023

August 11, 2023 8:42 AM

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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 08/10/2023 through 6:00 a.m. on 08/11/2023, MPD received 482 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 (79), East (113), Midtown (66), North (76), South (59), West (76), and Other (13). "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 8:54am to 11:00am, from 5:25pm to 7:14pm, and from 1:25am to 2:09am due to calls for service.


WEST: Disturbance – 8:30 am. Officers responded to a residence where the 60-year-old male suspect armed himself with a shovel and threatened people working on the property. The suspect was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct while armed and resisting.

EAST: Domestic Disturbance – 12:45 pm. Officers responded to the Park and Ride where the 59-year-old female suspect had damaged the victim's vehicle. The suspect was arrested for damage to property and two counts of bail jumping.

WEST: Domestic Disturbance – 12:55 pm. During an argument the 48-year-old male suspect covered the victim's face with his hands, obstructing her breathing. The suspect was no longer on scene when officers arrived. Officers developed probable cause to arrest the suspect for domestic strangulation, battery and disorderly conduct.

CENTRAL: Disturbance – 3:14 pm. Officers responded to a clinic where the 28-year-old male suspect and victim were arguing. The suspect was charged with disorderly conduct.

CENTRAL: Weapons Offense – 3:53 pm. Officers responded to the 500 block of W Wilson St where the 37-year-old male suspect armed himself with a box cutter and demanded money that the victim owed him. The suspect was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct while armed.

WEST: Fight – 8:34 pm. Officers responded to Meadowood Park where a crowd of 50 to 75 people had gathered. A fight broke out while officers were on scene. No suspects or victims have been identified. Investigation continuing.

NORTH: Stolen Auto – 9:26 pm. Enterprise Rent-A-Car reported one of their vehicles stolen. The car was listed as stolen and an ATL was aired.

CENTRAL: Attempted Homicide – 11:25 pm. Officers responded to a bar where the unidentified suspect and victim were fighting. The victim sustained serious injuries and was transported to the hospital. The suspect was no longer on scene when officers arrived. Investigation continuing. Incident report completed on MPD website.


SOUTH: OMVWI – 2:11 am. During a traffic stop the 27-year-old female driver performed poorly on SFSTs and was cited for OWI 1st offense.


Posted by: Chief Barnes

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