— Police were called at 9:23 a.m. Tuesday to Orchard Avenue where cable and phone lines came off of a residence and fell low over the street. The fire department cut the wires to allow traffic to drive on the street.

— Mason Dunham, 19, of 563 Aetna St., was charged with domestic violence and taken directly to jail after police responded at 8:26 a.m. Tuesday to the 1100 block of Short Street for a domestic dispute. The report alleged that he threatened his mother with a kitchen knife and threw it at her when she attempted to call police.

— An injured skunk was reported at 8:21 a.m. Tuesday in the 1400 block of East Pershing Street. The humane officer responded to take the animal.

— A wallet was turned over to police at 8:20 a.m. Tuesday and placed in the lost and found.

— A domestic was reported at 6:27 a.m. Tuesday in the 1000 block of Buckeye where police learned a husband and wife had a verbal dispute over family issues. No physical violence was reported. Both parties were told to stay away from each other.

— Tyler Austin, 27, of 2060 Monroe St., was taken into custody on an active warrant and taken directly to jail after an officer saw him in the area of the hospital at 1:49 a.m. Tuesday.

— A burglary was reported at 9:41 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of Fair Avenue. While police were enroute, dispatch said a known male was outside attempting to make entry through the front door. Officers detained the male and he said he was trying to gather his property. The caller said he did not have any property at this residence and she didn’t want to pursue criminal charges. The male was released and told about his property.

— A juvenile problem was reported at 8:25 p.m. Monday in the 1400 block of South Lincoln Avenue. A juvenile was found locked outside his residence and his father wasn’t home. His father told police a key was made for the juvenile and he keeps losing it. After both agreed to have another key made, officers left.

— A medical emergency was reported at 7:29 p.m. Monday in a motor vehicle in the 100 block of West State Street. Fire department first responders and EMT ambulance arrived and officers stood by. Officers left without incident.

— Officers, fire department first responders and KLG ambulance were called at 5:46 p.m. Monday to Wendy’s restaurant, 2388 E. State St., for a possible medical emergency. A female advised she believed her husband was in the men’s restroom with the door locked and she wasn’t getting a response. Firefighters made entry and found the 73-year-old male deceased. The death did not appear suspicious and appeared to be from natural causes.

— A well-being check was requested at 5:38 p.m. Monday in the 300 block of East State Street. The person was not located, but the caller said they arrived home later in the evening.

— A woman at 5:16 p.m. Monday turned in recovered property at the police station. Contact was attempted with the owner but was unsuccessful.

— Police responded at 4:42 p.m. Monday to the 200 block of Brooklyn for a report of chickens at a residence within 150 feet of a neighbor’s home. Officers measured and discovered the chickens were not 150 feet away. The city housing department will be contacted.

— A man came to the station at 3:58 p.m. Monday regarding an issue with a transaction at a convenience store on North Ellsworth Avenue. He said he bought something at the store and the next day he looked at his bank account and noticed too much money was taken out from his transaction. He contacted the store and a check was written to him for the amount taken out. He wanted a police report filed.

— Trespassing was reported at 3:45 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of West 16th Street where a woman alleged her neighbor placed old fencing on her unattached garage on the east side. No one witnessed her do it. Documentation was requested.

— Police were called at 3:21 p.m. Monday to the 500 block of Cedar Street for a person to be removed, finding that no crime occurred. A small amount of contraband was located in a vehicle, seized and destroyed. Officers told the people they weren’t allowed on property that was not their’s without permission or being invited.

— A man came to the station at 11:54 a.m. Monday about having a warrant for his arrest issued by the state of Florida. He was told to contact the proper agency.

— A caller at 9:10 a.m. Monday reported someone entered a property in the 200 block of North Howard and took several feet of copper pipe from the basement.


— Police responded to South Beaver Street for a possible fight breaking out at 2:20 p.m. Sunday. A man advised police that his son was acting up and “needed his ass beat.” The son allegedly punched someone at the scene and was then put into a headlock until he calmed down. The mother said that the son hasn’t been taking his medication lately. Neither party wanted to press charges.


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