Beaver Dam Police Beat: Sept. 4, 2018

September 6, 2018

Hit-and-run — A woman reported a car hit her vehicle, leaving side damage, and left the scene in the intersection of Spring Street and Prairie Street at 8:20 a.m. on Tuesday.

Fraud — An employee at Rechek’s, 609 N. Spring St., reported that someone recently used a $50 counterfeit bill at 9:09 a.m. on Tuesday.

Vandalism — A woman reported her door was dinged by a driver who said she didn’t have insurance in the 100 block of Fourth Street at 2:58 p.m. on Tuesday.

Accident — Police responded to a two-vehicle accident in the 100 block of Frances Lane at 3:47 p.m. on Tuesday. There was minor damage to both vehicles. Police were to conduct a driver report on one driver as he said he did not remember hitting the other car.

Traffic complaint — A man reported a teenage boy driving recklessly on the sidewalk with a pocket bike in the 600 block of Gould Street at 7:04 p.m. on Tuesday. An officer made contact with juveniles who apologized and were aware they cannot drive on the sidewalk or road any longer.

Family trouble — A woman reported her 10-year-old son refused to come into the house in the 300 block of Park Avenue at 9:08 p.m. on Tuesday. Officers counseled the child.

Theft — A woman reported at 9:32 p.m. on Tuesday, that someone smashed vehicle windows and stole a shirt at Edgewater Park. A rock was thrown through the window. She did not want an official report and there would be no insurance claim.

Theft — A woman reported her cell phone was stolen from Tower Lanes, 1660 N. Spring St., at 12:53 a.m. on Wednesday.

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