Merrill Police reports
8:11 p.m.- Officers observed a juvenile smoking cigarettes at the skate park. Contact was made with the juvenile who admitted to smoking cigarettes underage. The cigarettes were confiscated and destroyed and the juvenile was cited for the violation.
10:26 p.m.- Officers responded to a disorderly conduct complaint. The caller advised an intoxicated male party was knocking on her door and was trying to gain entry into her residence. Contact was made with the intoxicated male party, who was vulgar and making threats towards officers. A statement was obtained from the complainant and the male was arrested for disorderly conduct.
5:45 p.m.- An officer responded to a theft complaint at Walmart. Video footage showed four individuals pushing out two carts full of items. A license plate was obtained from the video footage of the vehicle they left in. Contact was made with the registered owner and she admitted to stealing from the store and gave names of other parties involved. Charges are pending.
9:05 p.m.- Officers responded to a domestic incident. A husband and wife had been in a verbal and then physical altercation. The female had struck the male party and he displayed marks matching the statement he had given officers. The female was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct.