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City police departments provided these reports this week of their recent activities. Routine activities and assistance provided to other agencies are excluded.


June 4 — A vehicle stolen in Hillsboro was recovered in Lawrence.

June 5 — A possibly suicidal person was taken to a hospital for evaluation. A missing dog was returned to its owner. Police investigated a report of a mentally disturbed person standing in the middle of a street with a stick.

June 6 — Reports of a tire cutting and suspicious early-morning traffic were investigated. Police twice visited Grand Oaks Apartments to investigate a mentally disturbed person, who was transported to a hospital after the second visit.

Thursday — Two vehicles reported stolen from a Main St. residence were later located elsewhere in town, but the keys to the vehicles were missing. A parking complaint also was investigated.

Friday — Reports of suspicious vehicle and foot traffic were investigated, and a vehicle was ticketed for an equipment violation. Police searched for but did not find a US-56 pedestrian.

Saturday — An attempted burglary in the 500 block of S. Ash St. and a report of a dog at large were investigated.

Sunday — Another dog complaint and a domestic disturbance in the 200 block of E. Grand Ave. were investigated.


June 4 — Donald Joe Miller, 27, Florence, was arrested on a Marion County warrant for failure to appear in court.

June 8 — Evan Daniel Stahl, 18, Peabody, was arrested for underage consumption of alcohol. Police assisted Alcohol Beverage Control with an investigation at Coneburg Inn.

June 11 — Jeffrey Ray Madsen, 61, Peabody, was arrested on suspicion of aggravated battery and robbery.

Last modified June 14, 2018