Weekly police blotter
Wednesday, May 11
Wallet reported missing
A Marshfield man reported that some time between 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. on May 8 he misplaced his wallet at a location on the 500 block of S. Central Ave. When the man went back to the location, the wallet was missing.
Because the wallet had not been returned, the man wanted a formal complaint generated. Video footage is in the process of being reviewed for further follow-up.
Marshfield woman warned for harassment
A Marshfield woman came into the Marshfield Police Department at 10:32 a.m. to report harassment from a 26-year-old Marshfield woman. The victim stated the 26-year-old is an ex-girlfriend of the victim’s current boyfriend, and the 26-year-old frequently comes into the victim’s place of employment to yell at her and complain about her relationship.
The victim wanted no further contact with the 26-year-old, and management at her place of employment did not want the 26-year-old on company property because of the numerous verbal altercations.
An officer attempted to contact the 26-year-old and inform her that she is to have no further contact with the victim and that she is no longer welcome at the business.
La Crosse man sends harassing text messages
A Marshfield woman reported receiving several unwanted text messages and calls from a 30-year-old La Crosse man. The woman is afraid that the man may come and take their son.
The woman wanted him warned to have no more contact with her.
Police called the man and left him a message to call back and informed him that he is to have no more contact with the woman.
Police check welfare of baby left alone in vehicle
Police responded at 10:58 p.m. to a report of a baby left alone in a vehicle in parking lot on the 2000 block of N. Central Ave. Officers made contact with a 35-year-old Hewitt man and a 26-year-old Tomahawk woman.
They said that the child was asleep and that they did not want to wake him and bring him out in the rain while they were in a store for just a few minutes. The incident is being forwarded to Human Services for consideration.
Thursday, May 12
Wife throws out spray nozzle, husband calls police
A Marshfield man reported at 8:29 a.m. that his wife was discarding his items in the garbage contrary to previous mediation by officers that she not do so. A water spray nozzle was recovered, and the woman was advised of the man’s concern.
The police report was generated related to a request for ongoing incident documentation related to the woman.
Marshfield man reportedly impersonates police officer
A Marshfield woman reported at 11:02 a.m. that she had received a voicemail from an unknown person claiming to be a police officer. Officers recognized the voice as that of a 32-year-old Marshfield man.
The man was taken into custody, and a probation hold was placed on him. He was transported to the Marshfield Police Department, where booking procedures were completed, and then to Wood County Jail. Charges of impersonating a police officer are being requested through the Wood County district attorney’s office.
Investigation continues into a 29-year-old Marshfield woman’s involvement in the incident. She was warned to not have further contact with the woman who received the voicemail.
Police to investigate stolen Xbox One
A Marshfield woman reported that at an unknown time after breaking up with a 25-year-old Marshfield man, he entered her residence on the 800 block of Adler Road and stole an Xbox One with remote. The woman found out about the theft from a mutual friend, who stated that the man then pawned the item for money. Police are waiting for information regarding purchase of the item for further follow-up.
Friday, May 13
Man arrested for drug possession, probation hold
Following a traffic stop at 12:54 p.m. on the 2900 block of S. Washington Ave., police arrested a 30-year-old Marshfield man. The man was found to be in possession of hashish, THC, and drug paraphernalia. He was also placed on a probation hold. After booking at the Marshfield Police Department, the man was transported to Wood County Jail.
Two women involved in physical altercation both call 911
Two Marshfield women, a 41-year-old and a 38-year-old, got into a physical altercation with each other on the 1900 block of S. Maple Ave., and both of them called 911 at 1:33 p.m. Police investigated and then arrested both subjects for disorderly conduct – domestic abuse. A request for charges will be filed with the Wood County DA’s office.
Saturday, May 14
Missing DVDs reported as possibly stolen
A Marshfield man reported a package containing DVDs that was reported as delivered to a residence on the 2000 block of S. Vine Ave. on April 9 may have been stolen as he never received it. The man had contacted his neighbors, and they were not aware of a package being delivered to his residence.
The man believed the package may have been delivered to the wrong apartment as that had occurred in the past, but the post office stated that it was delivered to the correct address. The man also contacted the DVD company to see if he could get replacement copies or a refund, but the company refused as the tracking number for the package showed it to be delivered to his address.
It is unknown if the package was stolen or delivered to the wrong address.
Marshfield man with multiple warrants taken into custody
Police took a 30-year-old Marshfield man with multiple warrants into custody on the 1900 block of Vine Ave. He was brought to the Marshfield Police Department, booked, and then transported to Wood County Jail.
Monday, May 16
Possible identity theft reported
A Marshfield man and woman reported a possible identity theft. On May 11 they received a pop-up ad to contact Microsoft through an unknown phone number. The man provided a company remote access to their computer and their credit card information.
The man was charged $1,000 to remove malware from two computers. The man later thought this was a scam and contacted his credit card company.
The transaction had been denied, and the man was in the process of removing software from his computer. Police instructed the man and woman to monitor their credit report.
Man violates absolute sobriety bond condition
Officers were dispatched at 9:26 a.m. to make contact with a 37-year-old Marshfield man on the 1600 block of N. Jean Ave. as he had a probation warrant. During contact, it was apparent to police that the man had been drinking alcohol, and he registered a 0.29 on a preliminary breath test.
The man was brought to the Marshfield Police Department, booked, and then transported to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office jail. Because the man was out on a signature bond through Wood County with a condition of absolute sobriety, a request for bail jumping charges will be sent to the DA’s office.
Wednesday, May 18
Marshfield man arrested following welfare check of Junction City woman
At 12:47 a.m. a Junction City man requested police check the welfare of his estranged wife, also from Junction City. The man said that she was with another man and that while he was on the phone with her, the other man threatened him with a gun.
Police made contact with the wife and the other man, a 29-year-old from Marshfield, at a residence on the 600 block of S. Vine Ave. The Marshfield man denied threatening the Junction City man.
The wife said that the Junction City man had recently been to the Marshfield residence and pounded on the door. She also stated that she believed the Junction City man slashed the tires of a vehicle he owns but that she drives, which was parked in the driveway. Because of the wife’s belief, police did not follow up on the damage to the tires.
The Marshfield man, however, had two Clark County warrants totaling $365.66, and a probation hold was placed on him. He was taken to the Marshfield Police Department to be booked and was later turned over to Clark County authorities.