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 09/18/2023 through 6:00 a.m. on 09/19/2023, MPD received 393 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 (50),East (78), Midtown (69), North (83), South (49), West (51), 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 6:20 p.m. to 6:53 p.m. due to calls for service.
NORTH: Death Investigation – 6:47 a.m. Officers responded to a residence for a deceased subject (27-year-old male). Medical Examiner's office responded. Suspected medical event. Nothing suspicious identified at this time.
SOUTH: Death Investigation – 7:30 a.m. Officers responded to a residence for a deceased subject (54-year-old male). Suspected drug overdose. Medical Examiner's office responded. Nothing suspicious identified at this time.
MIDTOWN: Missing/Runaway Juvenile – 7:57 a.m. A 17-year-old female subject was reported as missing/runaway. Attempt to locate aired. The juvenile was listed as missing/runaway in the appropriate databases. *Juvenile located at school.
EAST: Child Abuse – 8:56 a.m. Officers responded to a report of child abuse. Child Protective Services plugged in. Safety plan developed. A 53-year-old male subject was arrested for disorderly conduct and physical abuse to a child.
MIDTOWN: Mental Health Conveyance – 10:54 a.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of a subject. The subject was contacted, placed into protective custody and conveyed to a local hospital. Final outcome pending.
SOUTH: Disturbance – 6:10 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a subject (33-year-old male) attempting to break into a home. The subject was contacted and detained. The subject was found to be very intoxicated. The subject was conveyed to detox. The subject was cited for disorderly conduct.
NORTH: Check Area – 10:09 p.m. Officers responded to reports of shots fired near Kennedy/Wheeler. Areas checked. No injuries, property damage or evidence of shots fired located/reported.
NORTH: Residential Burglary – 2:46 a.m. Officers responded to a report of a subject (26-year-old male) breaking into a home and assaulting several subjects. The subject was contacted and found to be intoxicated. Minor injuries sustained. The subject was arrested for disorderly conduct, burglary, criminal damage to property, resisting, battery, possession of burglarious tools, a misdemeanor retail theft warrant and a DOC warrant.