Marshfield man threatens to go medieval
Wednesday, Sept. 16
Marshfield woman’s identity falsely used to obtain loan
A 67-year-old Marshfield woman reported that an unidentified person opened an account through a loan service in the amount of $1,100 using her name but another social security number. The money was deposited into a Wells Fargo account.
The loan service contacted the woman, stating she owed $1,401. The woman contacted Wells Fargo to inform them that she had not opened an account with them.
Pittsville man arrested for THC, paraphernalia possession
Following a traffic stop on the 3400 block of S. Central Ave., police arrested a 23-year-old Pittsville man for possession of THC and drug paraphernalia at 12:54 p.m. Officers performed the search after K9 Arco alerted to the odor of a controlled substance coming from within the vehicle.
The man was transported to the Marshfield Police Department for booking procedures and was then released. Charges are being requested through the Wood County district attorney.
Woman arrested for DOC warrant, cited for retail theft, obstructing
At 2:33 p.m. police arrested a 30-year-old Greenwood woman for a valid Department of Corrections warrant on the 1100 block of W. Upham St. when she had been apprehended for retail theft. The woman was initially uncooperative and gave officers a false name.
The woman was transported to the Marshfield Police Department for booking procedures and then to Clark County Jail. She was also issued two citations, one for retail theft and one for obstructing an officer.
Thursday, Sept. 17
Vehicle scratched while on Sawyer Drive
A 31-year-old Marshfield man reported that he found two scratches on the sides of his vehicle, which he felt were the result of being keyed. The man suspected the damage occurred while the vehicle was parked unattended on the 1700 block of Sawyer Drive between 7 and 8 p.m. on Sept. 16.
A scratch on the rear passenger door measured 19 ½ inches in length and went down to the metal. The scratch on the front driver side door measured 25 ¾ inches long and also went down to the metal. There are no suspects.
Man arrested for multiple offenses following disturbance
Police arrested a 46-year-old Marshfield man on the 800 block of E. Blodgett St. for operating while under the influence, fourth offense; disorderly conduct; and resisting/obstructing an officer following an investigation of a disturbance at 1:11 a.m.
The man was transported to the Saint Joseph’s Hospital emergency room, where a warrant for a legal blood draw was executed. He was later transported to Wood County Jail.
Friday, Sept. 18
Marshfield man threatens to cut off woman’s fingers with sword
A 49-year-old Merrillan woman called police at 10:11 a.m. and stated that a 44-year-old Marshfield man had threatened to cut off her fingers with a sword. The woman described the sword and stated that the Marshfield man was in possession of it.
Police contacted the man and told him not to cut the woman’s fingers off with a sword and also to not make any threatening comments towards the woman. Both parties agreed not to contact each other.
Man arrested on warrant, other offenses
Police arrested a 41-year-old man during a traffic stop on the 300 block of W. Upham St. at 5:34 p.m. for a valid warrant, possession of drug paraphernalia, identity theft, possession of stolen property, and criminal damage to property. He was brought to the Marshfield Police Department, booked, and then transported to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office jail.
A request for charges will be sent to the DA’s office.
Woman with warrant turns herself in at police department
A 38-year-old Marshfield woman come into the Marshfield Police Department with a Marathon County warrant. The woman posted the $350 bond and was issued a new court date.
Saturday, Sept. 19
Police apprehend man on request from Probation and Parole
Officers went to the address of a 27-year-old Marshfield man who had a current apprehension request from Probation and Parole. The man was taken into custody, booked, and transferred to Wood County Jail.
Sunday, Sept. 20
Bicycle stolen on Holly Avenue
A 62-year-old Marshfield woman reported a bicycle was stolen from her front yard on the 700 block of S. Holly Ave. some time between 9 p.m. on Sept. 19 and 8:30 a.m. on Sept. 20. The woman had numerous items sitting out during the evening as she was having a yard sale. A neighborhood canvass was conducted.
Landlords change locks on apartment, do not properly notify resident
A woman contacted police at 3:22 p.m. after the landlords of her grandmother’s residence began changing the locks without completing the eviction process. Officers contacted the landlords, and they claimed that they had completed the eviction process.
Officers reviewed their documents, and it was determined that the landlords only provided the grandmother, a 93-year-old from Marshfield, written notice to vacate the residence and had not actually started the eviction process.
The landlords then replaced the original locks, and officers referred them to the Wood County clerk of courts to start the eviction process.
Wallet left, stolen at Peach Avenue store
At 7:15 p.m. a 41-year-old Marshfield woman reported that she believed she left her wallet near the cash register area at a store on the 2100 block of N. Peach Ave. The woman said she noticed it missing when she went to retrieve it from her purse at another store she went to directly after leaving the first.
Security video from the second store was reviewed, and both the woman and the investigating officer believed the wallet was not lost there but was taken by someone at the first store after she had left.
The woman is cancelling her credit cards. There are no suspects at this time.
Tuesday, Sept. 22
Marshfield man’s information used at Texas Walmarts
Police received a report that a Marshfield man’s debit/credit card number was obtained and used illegally. An unknown suspect used the card number at Walmart stores in two Texas cities, Denton and Cross Roads.
Police departments in both cities were contacted, and they requested that Marshfield police complete an initial report and forward it to them to further investigation. Marshfield police were provided with copies of the unauthorized transactions, and they will be forwarded to the respective departments.
The Denton Police Department had assigned a case number to the incident. The Northeast Police Department, which covers the city of Cross Roads, will review the forwarded paperwork, at which time they will determine if an investigation should occur.
Thirty-year-old arrested for Rome Township warrant
Police arrested a 30-year-old Colby man near the intersection of Veterans Parkway and Spencer Street for a valid Rome Township warrant. The man was brought to the Marshfield Police Department, and booking procedures were completed. The man was able to post the required bond of $83.80 and was released.