Police activity reports
Compiled from selected police activity reports.
• July 14: Police checked out a report of a suspicious person in the area of Dorchester and Tremont. The person was located and advised of complaint.
• July 15: A resident reported that sewage was backing up in her basement. Police made contact with the sewer department to assist her.
• July 15: Police took a report after a resident reported the theft of chairs from her porch overnight.
• July 16: A resident told police that a male came to her residence and while there kicked her cat. The cat was severely injured and is under the care of a vet.
• July 17: Police took a report of vandalism in the 700 block of West Washington Street.
• July 17: The manager at Barclay Manor Apartments reported that unknown persons damaged a washing machine.
• July 17: Police took a report on a possible identity theft in the 200 block of North Walnut Street.
• July 17: Police were dispatched to the 100 black of East Cliff Street about a juvenile pointing a BB pistol at other juveniles. All parties were advised.
• July 18: Police took a report after a resident reported the theft of their Rumpke garbage toter.
• July 20: Police took a report on the theft of a mailbox in 600 block of N. Walnut Street.
• July 20: Police checked out a report of a person in the 100 block of West Market is setting off fireworks. Officers checked the area and located no one.
• July 20: A resident in the 400 block of S. Main reported that a male is on the property and is refusing to leave. Subject left prior to arrival. Contact was made and the subject was advised to not return.
• July 20: While responding to a civil matter at a Central Avenue residence, where the homeowner had boarded up the residence, only to have his step mother pull the boards down and move in, police discovered one of the people involved in the dispute had a warrant for his arrest out of Hebron.
• July 20: Police advised a trespasser to leave the KOA Kampground property.
• July 21: A driver was cited for traveling 49 in a 35 miles per hour zone.
• July 21: A West 5th Street woman said she had a confrontation with a Central Avenue resident who had a gun, although the gun was not pointed at anyone during the confrontation.
• July 21: Police responded to a report of a domestic dispute at a Lake Street residence.
• July 23: A runaway juvenile was found safe after a few days of searching. The juvenile was on probation.
• July 23: A driver was cited for traveling 50 in a 35 miles per hour zone.
• July 23: A driver was cited for traveling 52 in a 35 miles per hour zone.
• July 24: Police stood by while a man retrieved his belongings from a house.
• July 24: A female juvenile was caught shoplifting at the Dollar General.
• July 24: A Millersport woman said she saw a Facebook posting of a fight between her son and his best friend at Ryan/Braden Park, and wanted charges filed on the friend. The juveniles claimed it was a misunderstanding.
• July 25: Police responded to a report of a fight at a Walnut Road address. Officer found a man with a bloody nose, but he claimed he fell. Several people in the area supported his story.
• July 25: Police responded to another report of a fight in the same vicinity, but neither party in the fight wanted to press charges.
• July 25: Two drivers were each cited for traveling 47 in a 35 miles per hour zone.
• July 25: A driver was cited for traveling 48 in a 35 mph zone.
• July 25: A Baltimore woman reported someone tried to enter her locked vehicle while it was parked in Buckeye Lake Village. The vehicle was damaged, but nothing was missing.
• July 25: A Walnut Road man said he discovered a 42 year old man was communicating with his 13 year old daughter electronically and inappropriately. The man asked police to contact the 42 year old and tell him to stop communicating with his daughter.
• July 25: Police responded to a report of a domestic dispute at a Walnut Road residence. Officer found an intoxicated man and his intoxicated mother. The man was bleeding and semi-conscious. The squad was called but the mother would not cooperate with authorities. Both the man and his mother were charged with disorderly conduct and public intoxication. The mother later called for a squad for herself, but when the squad arrived, a relative was there and began yelling and screaming outside the residence. The relative was charged with disorderly conduct.
• July 26: A Highland Avenue woman reported someone vandalized her property.
• July 26: A driver was cited for traveling 51 in a 35 mph zone.
• July 27: A driver was cited for traveling 49 in a 35 miles per hour zone.
• July 27: Two drivers were each cited for traveling 47 in a 35 miles per hour zone.
• July 27: A Walnut Road woman reported someone stole a shed from her property.
• July 6: Police were dispatched to watch Mill Dam Road for a vehicle that had just been stolen on Cristland HIll Road. A Licking County Sheriff’s Office deputy spotted the vehicle on Ohio 13 heading toward Newark.
• July 6: Police were called to the Lakewood Drive apartments on a suspicious man going through the dumpsters. He told police that he might have accidentally tossed his wallet in a trash bag and he was searching trash bags to see if he could find it.
• July 7: A Hamilton Avenue mother told police at 2:42 a.m. that her 18-year-old son was causing a disturbance and acting disorderly. He refused to speak with police, but eventually left to spend the rest of the night with a friend.