May 16, 2016
- A caller said a counterfeit $50 bill was received by a local bank. An officer responded.
- A caller asked for assistance from the Perry Police Department with “continued problems she is having with subjects that she let move into her home.” An officer responded.
- A caller said an argument was in progress between two people in two vehicles who were “yelling and grabbing into each other’s vehicles.” Officers responded.
- A caller said the neighbor’s dog was barking for two hours. An officer responded.
- A caller said he left his neon green Kindle outside a local retail store in order to search for his lost wallet. The caller said when he returned, his Kindle was gone.
- A man entered the offices of the Perry Police Department at 908 Willis Ave. with a wallet he said he found in the street. An officer responded, and investigation revealed the wallet belonged to the man with the lost Kindle.
- A caller said he trapped a cat. An officer responded and transported the animal to the Perry Animal Control Center. The Humane Society of Perry was notified.
- A caller said “two girls that looked like they were around the age of 10 were heading down the middle of First Avenue, going north.” The caller said one of the girls “almost got hit.” An officer responded and found the children, who said “their mother sent them both to Fareway to buy bread.” The officer drove the children home and spoke to their mother, who said “that she has no problem with the girls walking all the way through town.” The officer gave the children advice “about walking safely on the road.”
- A caller said a woman was “dancing outside in the parking lot” at a local retail store. The caller said the dancing woman was “waiving a clipboard and papers and asking people for money.” Officers responded and found the dancing woman, who said she was “a missionary attempting to raise funds for the organization.” The dancing woman was directed “to make contact with city hall before she proceeded with attempting to raise donations for her cause.”
- A caller said she fell asleep at 4 p.m. and woke at 7 p.m., and in her confusion “she thought it was the next day and took her daily morning pills.” Officers responded. Dallas County EMS was dispatched.
- A caller said “an abandoned phone” at a local retail store “keeps going off.” The caller said “the text messages are about drug deals.” An officer responded.
May 17, 2016
- A man entered the offices of the Perry Police Department at 908 Willis Ave. and said he was walking along the street when he “was run off the road by a male wearing a teal shirt and driving a shiny black Toyota of Kia.” An officer responded.
- A caller said his neighbors were burning garbage in violation of the city ordinance. An officer responded and found no fire.
May 18, 2016
- Patrick Ryan Obyrnes, 19, 601 W. Van Dorn St., Polk City, was arrested on a charge of first-offense OWI (drug related).
*A criminal charge is merely an accusation, and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.