Press release for Feb. 28, 2019

6:51 a.m., Report of careless driver that was southbound on Washington Street by the Armory. Description of the vehicle was obtained and provided to officers, however, officers were unable to locate the suspect vehicle.

10:51 a.m., School Resource Officer reported an incident at the middle school with an out of control juvenile. The subject was sent home with parents and information will be provided to Juvenile Authority.

11:30 a.m., Report of the theft of registration plates from a vehicle in the 200 block of Samuel Street.

1:03 p.m., Officers arrested Cody Minard in the 10 block of South Washington Street on a probation and parole warrant. Minard was transported to Daviess/DeKalb County Regional Jail.

1:55 p.m., Officers responded to a multi-vehicle accident in the 600 block of Washington Street. A vehicle that was driven by Ronald Singer southbound in the outside lane, swerved into and sideswiped three parked vehicles in the designated parking area. No injuries were reported and Singer was issued a citation for careless and imprudent driving.

3:04 p.m., Officers assisted Children’s Division with a reported child abuse case in the 100 block of John F. Kennedy Avenue.

3:17 p.m., Officer at police department speaking to subject whose sister was having an issue with child custody. No report was made.

4:14 p.m., Officers reported to the 1000 block of Graves Street to a report of a person acting suspiciously. The subject of the call was found to be sitting in a vehicle that was not hers and was found to be in need of medical attention and was taken by ambulance to Hedrick Medical Center for treatment. During that time it was discovered she had an active warrant for her arrest and after being released from Hedrick and fit for confinement, the subject was transported to Daviess/DeKalb County Jail.

5:52 p.m., Report of kids throwing rocks and knocking on door in the 200 block of Gale Street. No report was made, situation was handled by an officer.

6:40 p.m., Officer spoke with subjects in regard to a custody issue the situation was handled by an officer at the police department.

8:35 p.m., Officer checked on a possible break-in of a shed in the 1700 block of Litton Road. No report was taken.

8:39 p.m., Officer checked on reported suspicious activity in the 300 block of Fifteenth Street…..Nothing determined to be suspicious……

8:42 p.m., Report from the 800 block of Woodward Street of subject with need of medical attention. Subject was to be taken for evaluation at local medical facility by parents.

8:46 p.m., Report of a loud vehicle that was idling in the 1100 block of Webster Street. Officer was unable to locate the suspect vehicle.

On Feb. 28, the Chillicothe Police Department received 87 call for service.

Press release for March 1, 2019

1:48 a.m., Officer checked on a suspicious vehicle that was parked in the 1000 block of Graves Street and not bearing any registration plates. There were no wants on the vehicle.

8:20 a.m., School Resource Officer dealing with a juvenile subject not wanting to go to school. The Issue was resolved by the officer.

8:21 a.m., Report of juvenile not wanting to go to school. The School Resource Officer notified and the subject’s grandparents will be taking the juvenile to school.

10:44 a.m., There have been reports of mail tampering where mail that has been placed in residential boxes for postal pick-up has been stolen. Items that were taken have been found opened, and at different locations. The investigation is continuing.

10:45am, Report of a subject possibly selling drugs from a vehicle that was last seen on a residential street. Description of the vehicle was obtained but officers were unable to locate.

12:23 p.m., Officers provided an escort for a local banking institution money transfer.

12:40 p.m., Officers checked a location on Green Street to determine well-being of a subject. Officers were unable to make contact with anyone at the residence….

1:29 p.m., Officers performed an investigation of suspicious activity in the 1300 block of Elm Street. Negative findings of illegal activity was determined and no report made.

2:15 p.m., Officers investigated suspicious activity in the 800 block of Elm Street and located a subject that was found to be in possession of a controlled substance and paraphernalia. Subject was transported to the police department, processed and released on citations.

2:43 p.m., A subject brought a billfold into the police department that had been found at a business in the 1000 block of Graves Street. The owner was identified and came to the where they were ID’d and the property was returned.

3:11 p.m., Officers responded to the area of the 1300 block of Monroe Street to a domestic disturbance. The male subjects involved was determined to be in violation of a valid protection order. The subject was eventually found at another location and arrested. He was transported to the PD, processed and then transferred to Daviess/DeKalb County Regional Jail in lieu of formal charges.

5:30 p.m., Report of children running into traffic in the 1000 block of South Washington Street. Children were located and were determined to not be running in traffic, they were merely holding advertising signs, at the edge of the roadway. They were advised to not enter onto the roadway.

6:30 p.m., Officers checked on a disturbance in the 2600 block of Shawnee Drive. The incident was determined to be a family disagreement. No injuries were inflicted and no arrests were made.

7:33 p.m., Officer made a traffic stop in the 400 block of South Washington Street for a registration violation and indications were observed that provided Officer with reasonable suspicion that there was illegal controlled substance in the vehicle. Livingston County Deputy Leadbetter and K-9 Zaki responded to the scene and Zaki made an alert indication on the vehicle and a search of the vehicle revealed drug paraphernalia. Subject in the vehicle was arrested, transported to the police department, processed , cited and released. The vehicle was towed from the scene by Peery Towing.

10:27 p.m., Officer responded to the 10 block of Jackson Street to a report of a barking dog disturbing the neighbors. The owner of the dog was contacted and given a warning for the violation.

11:23 p.m., Officers responded to a residence in the 700 block of Chicago Street in reference a dispute over property. It was discovered that one of the parties that was involved was actually wanted on an active warrant from Caldwell County so that subject was transported to the police department, where an appearance bond was posted and the subject was released.

On March 2, at 12:48 a.m., One of the subjects involved in the prior disturbance came in the police department, reporting that she had been assaulted by the subject that had been released on bond. Officers returned to the residence and again took that subject into custody. Investigation and information obtained determined that both parties had been involved in a joint case of Domestic Assault and both subjects were taken into custody and transported to Daviess/DeKalb County regional Jail awaiting formal charges.

On March 1, the Chillicothe Police Department received 85 calls for service.

Press release for March 2, 2019

3:37 a.m., Officers were dispatched to the 2700 block of North Washington Street in reference a subject that was acting suspiciously. Officers were given a description of the subject, but were unable to locate them.

4:13 a.m., Officers assisted the animal control officer in capturing animals that had escaped their confinement at 1400 South Mitchell.

4:14 a.m., Officer performed a two prisoner transport to the Daviess/DeKalb County Regional Jail.

8:38 a.m., Officer received a report from a residence in the 1500 block of Locust Street stating that a subject had entered unlawfully into the residence, damaged some property and the left. No formal report of the incident was requested at this time.

10:34 a.m., Report was received that a subject was walking westbound on Polk Street by Vine Street and they were yelling strange things. Officers were unable to locate and determined the call as unfounded.

11:25 a.m., Officers were out in the 1200 block of Webster Street to assist Children’s Services on an investigation of possible child abuse.

12:08 p.m., Officer was out in the area of St. Louis Street and Mack Street to assist animal control in the loading of an animal into their vehicle.

1:52 p.m., Officers received a report of several girls at Clay Street Park and that two were fighting. Officers were able to locate girls at the storm drain tunnel, but the fight report was unfounded. The girls’ parents were contacted and advised

4:05 p.m., Officer checked on a vehicle that was at the Junction of US 65 and Business 36 that was parked off the roadway with it’s flashers on. No one found at the vehicle.

4:57 p.m., Report of an individual near Madison and Henry Streets, acting strangely. Officers were able to locate a subject in that area and checked their well-being and the subject was determined to be okay.

5:59 p.m., An officer monitored a situation that was taking place in the 500 block of Orchard Street, where a party was obtaining property from the residence.

6:24 p.m., Subject at the police department reporting that they had been assaulted by a subject that is known to them, in the 1300 block of Monroe Street. Officers went to the 1300 block of Monroe Street in attempt to locate the suspect and were unable to locate the subject at that location or in the immediate area.

8:19 p.m., Officers responded to the 300 block of Mansur Street in reference report of an individual seen walking around several vacant houses in the area. Officers searched the immediate area and were unable to locate anyone.

9:22 p.m., Officers checked the area of Third and Walnut Streets on a report of vehicles in the area that were racing their engines and making excessive noise. No vehicles were located in the area.

10:11 p.m., Report was received of a vehicle that was being operated in a careless manner in the area of Washington and Ryan Lane. Officers were unable to locate the suspected vehicle.

10:17 p.m., Report of dogs barking and disturbing the neighborhood in the 200 block of Clay Street. Officer located the site of the animals in the complaint and notified the owners of the animals.

10:23 p.m. Officers checked a residence in the 200 block of Clay Street that appeared to possibly have been broken into…. Information received indicated that the damage had been previously inflicted.

10:34 p.m., Officer picked up a prisoner from the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department at the Livingston/Grundy County line after being arrested in Mercer County and they transported to Grundy County. The subject had been arrested on a Chillicothe Municipal Warrant and was transported to the police department where he was processed and eventually transported to the Daviess/DeKalb County Regional Jail being held in lieu of $200.00 bond.

11:12 p.m., Officers checked a report of possible weapon violation by an individual in the 200 block of Samuel Street. It was determined that there was no violation being committed. No action was taken.

On March 2, the Chillicothe Police Department received 67 calls for service.