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Incident reports

City police departments reported these reports of their recent activities Monday:


May 28 — A dog running free at B and Birch Sts., a possibly drunken driver on Indigo Rd., and an unwanted person in the 400 block of S. Cedar St. were investigated. The person was ordered to leave the residence and not return.

May 29 — A missing person was located in the 400 block of N. Ash St. was located. A reportedly suicidal, out-of-control juvenile in the 100 block of N. Jefferson St. was transported to a medical facility. A report of four women breaking bottles at Cedar and Grand Sts. was investigated.

A report of juveniles breaking fluorescent light bulbs and climbing on vehicles in an alley in the 100 block of N. Main St. also was investigated. Several juveniles were located. One was taken into custody and transported to juvenile intake for alleged consumption of alcohol. Charges are pending against the other juveniles.

May 31 — A report of a threat involving juveniles was investigated. A citation for possession of tobacco by a minor was issued.

Thursday — A harassment complaint was investigated in the 300 block of N. Madison St. A Minor non-injury accident in the 200 block of S. Cedar St. was investigated.

Friday — An attempted computer scam, a suspicious person in Hillsboro Heights, a domestic disturbance in the 200 block of N. Main St., a child custody dispute in the 200 block of N. Main St., and a report of a person reported missing from the 600 block of S. Washington St. were investigated.

Saturday — A minor non-injury accident at the fairgrounds was investigated. A dog running free in the 500 block of E. D St. was investigated.


May 22 — A broken down vehicle in the 800 block of N. Cedar St. was investigated. Dogs running free in the 300 block of Elm St. and in the 200 block of S. Lincoln St. were captured and taken to Animal Health Center. Officers helped in install a child safety restraint.

May 23 — A suspicious person in the 400 block of N. Cedar St. and a motorist who left without paying for gasoline at Casey’s General Store were investigated. Officers were unable to locate a vehicle about which a driving complaint had been lodged.

May 25 — A noise complaint in the 300 block of Garfield St. and reports of reckless driving and suspicious activity in the 200 block of Locust St. were investigated.

May 26 — Officers monitored traffic and checked speeds on US-56 with radar, checked on a resident’s welfare in the 700 block of N. Cedar St., warned a motorist for having exposed neon lights near Weldon and Roosevelt Sts., and wrote a speeding ticket at Main and 3rd Sts. for a motorist driving 33 mph in a 20-mph zone.

May 27 — After stopping a car without a tag light, an officer reported smelling raw marijuana and called for a police dog. A subsequent search led to the arrests of Haidee Almanza-Sierra, 20, and Eduardo Gandara Perez, 19, both of Denver, on suspicion of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Almanza-Sierra also was ticketed for allegedly having no tag light.

May 28 — A motorist on Freeborn St. near Denver St. was warned about having an expired tag and another motorist was warned about speeding on Eisenhower Dr. near US-56. Officers also checked on the welfare of a resident of the 1300 block of E. Main St.

May 29 — A license plate that was feared stolen turned out to be misplaced. In separate incidents, motorists were warned about improper display of a license plate near Eisenhower and Kellison St. and about speeding on US-56. The department’s police dog helped deputies track a suspect at US-77 and 140th Rd. Officers were dispatched to St. Luke Hospital but took no action regarding a disgruntled patient.

May 30 — Police warned three vehicles about trespassing on train tracks, a motorist about texting and not wearing a seat belt in the 400 block of E. Main St., and another motorist about improperly displaying a license plate on US-56. Speed on S. 3rd St. was checked with radar, and multiple nuisance letters were issued to property owners.

May 31 — Officers investigated an accident in which a semi struck hit a low- hanging tree branch near 3rd and Water Sts.

Friday — Warnings for operating a moped without valid registration and for speeding in the 700 block of E. Main St. were issued. A dog reported to be roaming free in the 400 block of S. Cedar St. was not located.

Saturday — See separate story.

Sunday — A non-injury accident on private property in the 1200 block of E. Main St. and an errant bank alarm at Tampa State Bank were investigated.

Last modified June 8, 2017