Piqua police reports

By Will Sanders

November 22, 2013

Nov. 20

Criminal damage: Police responded to the 700 block of North Wayne Street after a victim’s daughter threw a handful of coins at the television screen, damaging it.

Theft: Police responded to Walmart, 1300 E. Ash St., after an unknown suspect stole DVD sets from the store. The crime was captured on surveillance cameras.

Theft: Police responded to the 300 block of Third Street after two bikes were left at a residence overnight. Two other bicycles were taken off the porch.

Theft: Police responded to the 400 block of Adams street after a vehicle was reported stolen. An investigation is pending.

Assist fire department: Police responded to Hollow Park after a hitchhiker started a small fire in the park. A fire extinguisher was used to put the fire out and he was informed he can’t camp in the park.

Unruly juvenile: Police responded to the intersection of Staunton and East Main streets after two female juveniles reportedly fired a BB gun outside of the residence.

Criminal damage: Police responded to intersection of South Wayne and Wood streets after a female advised an unknown male kicked the hood of her car and left running on foot through an alley. He was not located.

Domestic: Police responded to the 400 block of South Main Street after a woman reported that her live-in boyfriend “choked her, slammed her against a wall, and threatened to kill her.” The suspect was located, arrested for domestic violence, and was transported to the jail.

Nov. 21

Theft: Police responded to Walmart, 1300 E. Ash St., after a male subject shoplifted alcohol from the store. He left with a female in a vehicle and was not located.

Found property: Police responded to the 1500 block of Garfield Avenue after a resident found a stop sign in a backyard. The sign was turned over to the street department, which knew where the sign had been removed from.

Disturbance: Police responded to the 1000 block of Caldwell Street after a man’s son came to the home and was causing problems.

Suspicious: Police responded to the 1700 block of Amherst Avenue after a “dressed-out deer” was left in the man’s yard during the day. The sanitation department later picked the deer up.