Weekly police blotter
Tuesday, Aug. 2
Stevens Point woman, man arrested for retail theft
Police took a 39-year-old Stevens Point woman and 41-year-old Stevens Point man into custody at 2:30 p.m. They had been apprehended by loss prevention of a store on the 2000 block of N. Central Ave. for taking $55.74 worth of merchandise and attempting to leave the store without paying for it.
Both subjects were also on probation, and after contacting Probation and Parole, probation holds were placed on both of them. They were transported to the Marshfield Police Department, where they were booked, and then to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office jail. Charges for retail theft will be forwarded to the Marathon County district attorney’s office.
Wednesday, Aug. 3
Marshfield woman warned for trespassing
A Marshfield man reported a disturbance that happened at his residence while he was out of town on July 30. The man had lent a 24-year-old man his apartment key to watch the apartment. When the 24-year-old went to the apartment on July 30, his ex-girlfriend, a 22-year-old Marshfield woman, followed him onto the property and reportedly caused a disturbance.
The man wanted the incident to be documented and the woman told that she is not welcome at the property. Police contacted the woman and informed her that she is not allowed on the property.
Thursday, Aug. 4
Bicycle stolen on Second Street
A Marshfield juvenile reported that some time between 2:30 p.m. and 3:28 p.m. his bicycle was stolen while he was on the 200 block of E. Second St. The area was searched, but the bicycle was not found. There are no suspects at this time.
Friday, Aug. 5
Two cited for disturbance
A 38-year-old Marshfield woman reported at 4:01 a.m. that there was a disturbance between her and a 32-year-old Marshfield man where a door was broken at her residence on the 2400 block of E. Hintz St. Police arrived, and the woman was uncooperative. She did not want to pursue any charges for the damage.
Through interviews with both people, police learned the man called the woman his ex-girlfriend’s name, and she began to yell at him. While he was trying to calm her down, the door was broken. There was no physical altercation or any injuries.
Citations for disorderly conduct will be sent to both people for the loud voices and the disturbance that occurred. The criteria for a domestic abuse incident were not met.
Saturday, Aug. 6
Woman, man taken into custody following traffic stop
Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on the 1800 block of E. Becker Road. A 33-year-old Lac du Flambeau woman provided a false name was later found to have a Department of Corrections warrant. A 40-year-old man was found in violation of his bond conditions.
Both subjects were taken into custody and booked. The woman was taken to Wood County Jail, and the man was released. Charges were requested through the Wood County DA’s office.
Sunday, Aug. 7
Ohio man arrested for third OWI, obstructing
Police responded at 6:04 p.m. of a report of a possible intoxicated driver. The vehicle was located and stopped near the intersection of Doege Street and Central Avenue. A 29-year-old Ohio man was arrested for operating while under the influence, third offense.
The man did not match the picture or other identifiers on the driver’s license that he presented. After approximately 2½ hours, the man identified himself correctly.
A legal blood draw was completed, and the man was later transported to Wood County Jail.
Man violates no-contact period
A Marshfield man reported at 10:11 p.m. that his live-in girlfriend assaulted him during a verbal argument and then fled on foot. Police made contact with the woman and learned that the man was the aggressor and had become physical with the woman.
Police took the man into custody and transported him to the Marshfield Police Department, where he was booked. He posted bond and was released.
At 12:40 a.m. on Aug. 8 the woman called police to report that the man and his father had entered the residence to begin taking items out of the house and made threats toward her, which made her fearful, and she retreated to a separate room. The man was in violation of a 72-hour no-contact period, which was issued approximately three hours earlier.
The man was taken into custody. As he was being brought to Wood County Jail, he had a medical emergency, and an ambulance was called. He was transported to the St. Joseph’s Hospital emergency room, where he was medically cleared, and then to Wood County Jail.
Monday, Aug. 8
Police warn woman following disturbance
An employee of a business on the 900 block of S. Central Ave. reported at 9:30 a.m. that a 25-year-old Marshfield woman was causing a disturbance at the business. The employee stated the woman was cursing and yelling.
The woman left prior to officer arrival, but police located her a short distance away. She was warned to stay off the business’ property.
Vesper man, woman taken into custody for THC, paraphernalia possession
Following a traffic stop on the 400 block of E. Fourth St. at 10:54 p.m., police took a 20-year-old Vesper man and 19-year-old Vesper woman into custody for possession of THC and drug paraphernalia. Both were booked and released. Charges were requested through the Wood County DA’s office.