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Incident Report for Case #2020-242214

Incident Type


Incident Date

07/04/2020 - 10:49 PM


E. Washington Ave and N. Pinckney


Isaiah J Johnson


A group of about less than 20 people were walking on East Washington Ave near the square, and one male(Isaiah J Johnson), removed an American Flag from a motor home, and took it into a bus shelter to attempt to light the flag on fire in the shelter. Due to the safety concerns Johnson was arrested and tentatively charged with disorderly conduct, resisting, negligent handling of burning material, and bail jumping.

Released 07/05/2020 at 1:56 AM by Sgt. Ryan Gibson

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.