Weekly Police Blotter: June 19-25, 2018
Woman arrested for disorderly conduct
At 3:43 p.m., an 11-year-old child called police to report that her parents were fighting. The police arrived and spoke with a 29-year-old man who stated that his wife had him had a verbal argument that turned physical when the woman hit her husband several times. The woman was then arrested for disorderly conduct, domestic related.
Overspray damages vehicles
At 8:19 a.m., an employee of a business near Nikolai Avenue and East 24th Street called to say that employees of three local businesses had started to report white and off white speckled paint on their vehicles. After investigating, it appeared that a new construction site on Galvin Avenue had recently done polyurethane spray. The job site superintendent was contacted. Contact information was provided to the employees whose vehicles were affected by the spray.
Ex-roommate starts fight
At 11:21 p.m., officers responded to a report of two males fighting in a parking lot on North Central Avenue. A 19-year-old male stated that a man he used to live with for a brief time approached him and started a verbal argument. The argument turned physical quickly and the 19-year-old was hit several times. The man who started the argument was then arrested for domestic battery.
Marshfield woman receives Facebook threat
At 10:08 a.m., a 48-year-old Marshfield woman reported that a 46-year-old Marshfield male made a threatening Facebook post earlier that morning directed at her. Police contacted the man, and he volunteered to remove the post and said he would not contact the woman anymore as well.
Vending machine thief
At 7:36 p.m., a 59-year-old Marshfield man reported that two of his vending machines located at a business on North Central Avenue had been opened forcefully and money was taken illegally. This is the second time in two years that has happened at the same location. There are no suspects at this time.
Sister being harassed
At 2:57 p.m., a 57-year-old Marshfield woman reported that the day before she had received harassing social media activity from her sister, a 55-year-old Phoenix, AZ, resident. She also reported getting a harassing email from a 54-yaer-old Thorp woman, also her sister. The police officer was unable to reach the women, but did leave messages asking them to stop contacting the Marshfield woman.
Note left in driveway
At 2:57 p.m., a 27-year-old Marshfield woman called police to report that she had found a note in her driveway the night before. The paper she found was a home for sale information sheet with a note written on the back stating, “Look for a new house”. No suspects at this time.
Sprinkler system broken
At 5:32 p.m., police officers were dispatched to Norwood Health after a patient broke a sprinkler head, causing all of the sprinklers to go off. The patient admitted to intentionally breaking the sprinkler, as he was upset. Charges are being requested.
Off duty officer catches thief
At 7:29 p.m., an off duty police officer observed a retail theft at a convenience store on North Central Avenue. He also noticed the same man was in possession of drug paraphernalia. The man was also found to be out on bond for a couple of misdemeanors and a felony, with a warrant for his arrest. He was booked and transported to the Wood County Jail.