Beaver Dam Police Beat: Feb. 18-24, 2019
Suspicious behavior — At 12:38 p.m. Feb. 18, Trinity Church, 308 Oneida St., reported that a man was walking around inside and saying that he was a pedophile. He moved along.
EMS request — At 3:19 p.m. Feb. 19, someone reported that a man was slumped over his steering wheel in the 200 block of South Spring Street. He was taken to jail for heroin possession.
Harassment — At 6:05 p.m. Feb. 19, a woman in the 100 block of Industrial Drive reported that her neighbors were harassing her and calling her names. Police could not make contact with the neighbors. The woman was taken into custody on a Columbus warrant and she was released after posting bond. She was counseling on the harassment issue.
Threats — At 2:56 p.m. Wednesday, police received a report that a man made threats by phone to the parole office, judges and the sheriff’s office. Officers checked multiple locations in the county and did not located him.
Family trouble — At 7:50 p.m. Wednesday, multiple officers reported to the 900 block of North Center Street about a juvenile who was out of control. Everyone was counseled and no report was filed.
Disorderly conduct — At 11:05 p.m. Wednesday, a man in the 200 block of Seippel Boulevard reported that a woman was intoxicated in his apartment and he believed she hit another man. Police made contact with everyone and found it was a verbal issued. Later, the man called back and said the woman was being loud and belligerent. She was arrested and taken to jail. The apartment manager later requested an officer to check out the damage to the space from the arrest.
Theft — At 9:17 a.m. Thursday, police received a report of theft of money in the 200 block of Starkweather Drive.
Retail theft — At 1:25 p.m. Thursday, police received a report that someone stole gum from Kwik Trip, 1504 N. Center St. The suspect denied stealing the gum.
Suspicious behavior — At 7:19 p.m. Thursday, a woman reported that her daughter was at Kwik Trip, 2006 N. Spring St., that afternoon when a man approached her and said he was an officer. The daughter said that the man asked for her ID, looked at it and gave it back before making her stand on one leg and count to 30. The girl said that he was wearing black clothing that wasn’t a uniform. Later, the daughter admitted that she made the story up to get her parents’ attention.
Noise complaint — At 7:57 p.m. Friday, police responded to a complaint of loud noises from an apartment in the 200 block of Washington Street. An officer found the noise was not overly loud and asked them to keep it down.
Noise complaint — At 4:31 a.m. Saturday, a man reported his downstairs neighbor was pounding on the walls again as part of an ongoing issue in the 100 block of Elm Street. The neighbor was advised of the complaint.
Lockout — At 9:21 a.m. Saturday, police helped a man who was stuck on a roof in the 100 block of West Maple Avenue.
Animal complaint — At 2:36 p.m. Sunday, a man reported a dog bit him while he was delivering pizza in the 200 block of East South Street.