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POLICE

Salem

— Police were called to a dispute between expectations residents on South Lincoln Avenue at 3:45 p.m. Friday. The woman told police that the man was acting strange and threatening. No physical violence threats were made by either. Police learned the matter was apparently over money owed for rent/living expenses. The woman reported she was concerned over bringing her kids home. The man told police that he did try to talk with her over the money issue but she wanted to call the police on him. He said he did not have the means to move at this time and wished to work out the issues with her. Police told them to try to work out the problem at another time when they are both calm. The woman left voluntarily but was worried he would break her TV. Police told the woman she would have to evict him as he had established residency there due to living there for two months.

— John E. Shoaff, East Fourth Street, reported at 5:05 p.m. Friday someone broke into his home and took money and jewelry.

— Police were called to business in the 300 block of West State Street at 6:55 p.m. Friday for a theft report. The caller said a man failed to render payment for services provided by the company. Police collected statements and receipts for the amount provided and contacted the man about the incident. The man told police he would not provide a statement. The matter remains under investigation.

— Police were called to the area of East State Street and Cunningham Road at 7:12 p.m. Friday for a report of an intoxicated driver. The vehicle was found in the Walmart parking lot locked and unoccupied.

— An anonymous caller reported at 7:31 p.m. Friday there was suspicious activity in the 1100 block of South Lincoln Avenue. The caller told police that there was a lot of unknown traffic through the apartment complex. Police told the caller to notify the department if they see anything illegal.

— Police responded to a business in the 800 block of West State Street at 8:57 p.m. Friday for a report of an illegally parked vehicle. The employees of the business stated that it was a traffic hazard for the drive-through. Police told the business they could have it towed since it was on private property.

— An anonymous caller reported at 9:56 p.m. Friday loud music was coming from the 600 block of Woodland Avenue. Police spoke with a male resident who said that he was just having a draft party and he didn’t realize the music was too loud. He agreed to turn the music down.

— Residents is the 400 block of East Perry Street reported a burglary at 9:57 p.m. Friday. They told police that when the returned home from the movies they noticed the front window was open and that it was closed when they had left the home. Police searched inside and found no one.

— A North Ellsworth Avenue woman reported at 10:06 p.m. Friday she saw someone with flashlights carrying what looked like boxes back and forth from a home to a store on North Ellsworth Avenue. Police searched the area but did not find anyone marching the description. Police also spoke with the store owner and watched the security footage but did not see anyone in the area on the footage.

— Police stopped two children in Centennial Park at 11:30 p.m. Friday for being in the park after hours. The kids told police that they were just cutting through the park to get home quicker. They were warned to stay out of the park after hours.

— Police came across four people in Centennial Park at 10:32 p.m. Friday after the park was closed. The group said they were playing Pokemon and that they would move along.

— Cory M. Haueter, 20, Hanoverton, was cited for driving under license forfeiture suspension during a traffic stop on East State Street at 11:19 p.m. Friday. The vehicle was picked up by its owner.

— A South Lundy Avenue resident reported at 12:44 a.m. Saturday a suspicious person wearing all black walked past their home several times. Police checked the area but did not find anyone.

— Police initiated a traffic stop in the 200 block of South Ellsworth Avenue at 12:48 a.m. Saturday for an equipment violation. The driver was warned for the violation.

— police assisted a highway patrol trooper with witnessing the reading of the BMV form on an OVI suspect he had placed under arrest at 12:57 a.m. Saturday.

— Police were called to the 100 block of Highland Avenue at 2:43 a.m. Saturday for a well being check. A woman told police that her friend had made some concerning comments in regard to hurting herself. Police checked up on the woman and noticed she had what appeared to be fresh cut makes on her arm. She denied making any threats to harm herself but voluntarily went to the Salem hospital by ambulance for medical attention.

— Police were called to the 2800 block of East State Street at 2:56 a.m. Saturday for a report of a man unresponsive inside a vehicle. Police made contact with the man who said he was just tried and must have fallen asleep. The man allowed police to search his vehicle and nothing illegal was found inside.

— Police were called to the 1000 block of Jennings Avenue at 9:42 a.m. Friday for a report of a distraught person. Police spoke with the man who said he was upset over issues dealing with his family. The man asked police to check in his wife and confirm she was fine. Police contacted the woman and she was fine. Police also notified the woman of a parking complaint against her vehicle. She said the issue would be taken care of.

— Police were called to the 300 block of Jennings Avenue at 10:50 a.m. Friday for a report of a noise complaint. Police found the source of the noise which was coming from the vehicle. The vehicle owner said it was due to a short in the wiring that makes the horn go off when it rains. The owner told police the issue should be resolved within the hour.

— Police were called to the 100 block of East Fifth Street at 12:43 p.m. Friday for a report of an open door at an abandoned house. Police found the door must have blown open from the wind.

— Taylor Lynn Heasley reported at 2:44 Friday she struck a metal trash can that was hanging over the curb lawn on East School Street and it damaged her vehicle.

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