Merrill Police Department activity
11:07 a.m.- An officer responded to a gas skip. The employee was only able to obtain a partial plate and will call back when the manager reviews video footage. Investigation is ongoing.
8:12 p.m.- Officers responded to a suspicious person complaint. The caller was an employee of the business and stated a male party was inside the business and stated he was hiding from the police. When officers arrived, the male fled on foot through the woods. The male was located and resisted officers. The male was tased and taken into custody. The male gave a false name to officers. The male was arrested for resisting an officer, felony misappropriation of identification to avoid penalty and he had an active warrant for his arrest through Probation and Parole.
1:20 p.m.- An officer responded to the Probation and Parole Office to take a male party into custody for a probation violation. The male was arrested and transported to jail.
1:33 p.m.- A female reported that she observed a male place a bag of dog feces on her car. The male was identified and located by officers. The male admitted to placing the dog feces on the reporting party’s car and was issued a citation for disorderly conduct.
6:33 p.m.- Officers responded to a report of a domestic incident. It was reported that a male and female were wrestling around with each other while yelling swear words at each other. Officers located the male and female and found that they were in a domestic relationship. Other witnesses in the area corroborated the reporting party’s observations and the male and female were placed under arrest for domestic related disorderly conduct.
3:39 p.m.- An officer took a report of a theft of cigarettes. The investigation is ongoing.
6:24 p.m.- A caller reported the theft of money out of her wallet. The investigation is ongoing.
3:18 p.m.- An officer responded to a gas skip. The employee had obtained a wrong license plate and the investigation is ongoing.
8:20 p.m.- Officers responded to a disorderly conduct complaint. The caller stated a juvenile had a water bottle thrown at her by an adult in the apartment complex. Officers met with parties involved and it was determined that there was an incident between two children that led both families to begin arguing and cussing at each other. Officers will be reviewing video footage from the apartment complex. Investigation is ongoing.
9:09 p.m.- Officers had contact with a female on another complaint who was found to have a warrant for her arrest. She was taken into custody and transported to the jail.
8:29 p.m.- Officers were dispatched to a theft complaint of money and medication. A suspect was identified and an ongoing investigation will be conducted.