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POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP.

— A caller at 8:27 p.m. Sunday reported a gator ATV driven on the street by juveniles in the area of Ansley Way and Old Coach Lane. Officers made contact with the homeowner where the vehicle was found, noting that juveniles can’t ride on the street without proper licenses. Another report about a gator ATV on the street was filed Saturday. It had the proper markings to allow it on the street.

— Holly Bloom, 44, and Jessie McArtor, 44, both of Salem, were each charged with assault after police were called at 10:35 p.m. Sunday to Bethel Drive for reported assaults. Both had visible injuries and both reported being assaulted.

— Police assisted the sheriff’s office with a report of five to seven horses running loose in the 2700 block of Cunningham Road at 7:43 p.m. Sunday. None were found.

— A caller at 7:43 p.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of West State Street reported a person evicted was still coming to the residence. The person was visiting family members. The caller was told civil options.

— A reckless driver possibly intoxicated was reported at 11:05 p.m. Saturday, but was not found.

— Brandon Hoschar, 24, of Salem, was taken into custody on a warrant for theft after a traffic stop at 7:05 p.m. Saturday on East Pidgeon Road at Somerset. Hoschar was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Jamie Allen, 28, of Salem, who was cited for marked lanes. Hoschar was turned over to a deputy and taken to jail.

— A woman on State Boulevard reported at 10:56 a.m. Saturday that someone broke into their detached garage, stole some items and put graffiti on the door. The incident is under investigation.

— An officer at 4:11 a.m. Saturday noticed three people walking in the road in the 300 block of Benton Road. They said they were going to a residence down the street. Police checked for warrants and sent them on their way.

— Police received a handful of complaints about fireworks Friday night on West Perry near Liberty, state Route 45 near the golf club and Beechwood near Colonial.

SALEM

— A reckless driver was reported at 3:04 a.m. Monday on North Union and Sixth but was not found. Another reckless driver was reported Sunday but not found.

— A suspicious person was reported at 1:55 a.m. Monday at North Lincoln and Sixth where a caller said a work vehicle was outside with a person digging up holes for several hours. Officers arrived and made contact with a city employee, who was painting lines on the roadway.

— A juvenile girl was taken into custody for domestic violence and transported to the Tobin juvenile detention center after police were called at 12:02 a.m. Monday to a domestic on East Third Street. A female was found sitting on the front porch spitting blood from her mouth. The juvenile, who was inside, had punched the victim several times during an altercation. The juvenile admitted to the assault and said she had been living with the person for several months as a roommate.

— Fireworks were reported late Sunday night on West Pershing, Newgarden and on South Lincoln.

— Police were called at 10:26 p.m. Sunday to Circle K West on West State Street for a dispute between a woman and her boyfriend who fled on foot. She said she went to the store to buy him cigarettes and came out to find him going through her wallet. They argued and she said he threw a Polar pop cup full of pop at her and drew back his fist but never punched her. She didn’t want to press charges.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 9:34 p.m. Sunday near Olive and Cherry streets, but was not found.

— Police responded at 9:10 p.m. Sunday to the 500 block of East Fourth Street for several people in the parking lot, but not visiting at the apartment complex. The people said they were doing an item exchange and leaving. Police raised questions over the registration of the vehicle they were using. Police contacted the registered owner who said they sold the vehicle but the license plate should no longer be on the vehicle. The new owner said she let a man borrow the vehicle. The license plates were taken off the vehicle, which was left secured in the lot.

— A woman in the 1300 block of Cleveland Street reported at 7:41 p.m. Sunday that two male juveniles looked into her car, opened the door and stole money. They weren’t found.

— A man was reported riding a dirt bike recklessly with a small child on board at 6:53 p.m. Sunday on High Street. Officers made contact after seeing the dirt bike operated at a slow speed, not recklessly. The driver was told to stay off the street and use care with children riding with him.

— A clerk at a store in the 2300 block of East State Street reported at 5:18 p.m. Sunday that a male and female took a cooler from an outside display.

— A caller at 3:58 p.m. Sunday reported a suspicious male came onto his back porch on Jennings, knocked and took off. Officers discovered the person was known to the caller, but wasn’t wanted at the residence.

— Officers at 3:55 p.m. Sunday took possession of an item found in the bushes in the 900 block of West Pershing Street.

— Police and firefighter first responders were called at 2:33 p.m. Sunday to Centennial Park near Poolside Drive for an unresponsive female. The female was a juvenile and was responsive. Her parents arrived and signed a refusal for treatment.

— A lost cell phone was turned in at the police station at 1:46 p.m. Sunday at South Ellsworth and Aetna.

— A possible water line break was reported at 12:45 p.m. Sunday in the 900 block of West State Street. Officers located the leak and notified the water department.

— A dumpster fire was reported at 12:34 p.m. Sunday at Taco Bell on East State Street. The fire department extinguished the fire.

— Police were called at 10:28 a.m. Sunday to Circle K West on West State Street for a shoplifter who fled the business. Officers located the female in question in the 400 block and detained her. Merchandise was returned to the store and she was trespassed from the store.

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