Weekly police blotter
Wednesday, Sept. 7
Peach Avenue mailbox damaged
A Marshfield woman reported that some time between 9 p.m. on Sept. 5 and 7 a.m. on Sept. 6, her mailbox and post on the 2300 block of N. Peach Ave. were destroyed by unknown means. No vehicle tracks or evidence could be obtained or seen as to how the items were damaged. There are no suspects.
Police perform two warrant pickups
While performing a traffic stop near the intersection of Maple Avenue and Edison Street at 10:32 a.m., police took a 29-year-old Marshfield man into custody for a $1,381.44 warrant. The man was able to post bond and was released from custody.
At 11:48 a.m. police took a 22-year-old Marshfield man into custody on the 1600 block of N. Chestnut Ave. for a valid Wood County warrant. The man could not post the necessary bond and was then transported and released to Wood County Jail.
Marshfield man turns himself in for bail jumping
A 38-year-old Marshfield man came into the Marshfield Police Department at 5:42 p.m. to turn himself in for violating his bond restriction of absolute sobriety. He submitted to a preliminary breath test, which provided a result of 0.377.
The man was taken into custody for felony bail jumping, brought to the Saint Joseph’s Hospital emergency room for medical clearance, and then transported to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office jail.
Thursday, Sept. 8
Woman with DOC warrant taken into custody
While attempting to locate a subject on a welfare check at a residence on the 300 block of W. Kalsched St. at 11:29 a.m., police made contact with an 18-year-old Marshfield woman with a valid Department of Corrections warrant. She was taken into custody and transported to Wood County Jail.
Man demands 42,000 gallons of water, strips
Police received a report at 3:38 p.m. that a 32-year-old Marshfield man entered a bank on the 200 block of W. Sixth St. and demanded 42,000 gallons of water. The man then began to chase a bank teller and later demanded that the bank manager take off his shirt. When the manager did not take off his shirt, the man took his own shirt off and left the bank.
Officers arrived and found the man in the middle of the street. He undressed until he was naked and yelled, “This feels good.”
Police took the man into custody. Charges of disorderly conduct will be requested through the Wood County district attorney’s office.
Friday, Sept. 9
Marshfield woman violates probation
At 2:53 p.m. police took a 29-year-old Marshfield woman into custody on the 300 block of S. Peach Ave. for a probation violation. She was brought to the Marshfield Police Department for booking and then to Wood County Jail for the probation hold.
Saturday, Sept. 10
Vehicle reported stolen, found next day
A Marshfield man reported that his vehicle was stolen on the 500 block of S. Washington Ave. some time between 2:20 a.m. and 9:54 a.m. The vehicle was unlocked, and the keys were inside.
The man did not give anyone permission to move or take the vehicle. Police listed the vehicle as stolen. There are no suspects.
The vehicle was found at 2 p.m. on Sept. 11 on the 1900 block of E. 29th St. A towing service brought the vehicle to the police impound, where it was secured, and the keys were placed into evidence.
Sunday, Sept. 11
Equipment stolen from Cleveland Street residence
A Marshfield woman reported that some time between Sept. 8 and 4:20 p.m. on Sept. 11, a lawnmower, snowblower, and Power Wheels vehicle were stolen from her backyard on the 300 block of W. Cleveland St. The woman and her family were in the process of moving to a new residence and were gone when the items were taken.
No evidence was observed in the yard area. Police canvassed neighbors, but none of them reported any suspicious activity. Follow-up will continue.
Man cited for social hosting
Three juveniles were observed walking near the intersection of Second Street and Walnut Avenue at 3:30 a.m. All three appeared to be under 18, and police stopped them for violating curfew. They had a strong odor of intoxicant on their breaths.
Police learned that the juveniles had consumed alcohol at the residence of a 22-year-old Marshfield man on the 500 block of S. Chestnut Ave. The man was issued a citation for social hosting.
Tuesday, Sept. 13
Equipment stolen from truck
A Marshfield man reported that someone took equipment worth a total value of $2,475 from the back of his pickup truck without permission some time between 6 p.m. and Aug. 24 and 7 a.m. on Aug. 25. The man was unsure where the theft occurred. He gave possible locations in Marshfield, Neillsville, Pittsville, and Wisconsin Rapids.
There are no suspects.
Marshfield man taken into custody for probation violation
Police were dispatched to the 200 block of W. 14th St. at 6 a.m. for a disturbance. Officers arrived and determined that a 29-year-old Marshfield man violated his probation. The man was taken into custody, brought to the Marshfield Police Department for booking procedures, transported to the ER for medical clearance, and then taken to Wood County Jail.
Disorderly conduct charges requested for 20-year-old man
Police took a 20-year-old Marshfield man into custody at 8:13 a.m. after he charged at his probation officer while yelling profanities. The man had been warned minutes before for a disturbance at the same location. Charges of disorderly conduct are being requested through the Wood County district attorney’s office.
Police alerted to fraud investigation
A Marshfield man requested at 3:24 p.m. that a police report be filed in regards to a fraud case already being handled by a money transferring company. The Marshfield man said that he transferred $850 on Sept. 9 and $500 on Sept. 11 to another man for promotional services.
The other man has not provided any services, and contact with him has been lost. The Marshfield man had never met the other man and believed that they would eventually split $600,000.
The Marshfield man will pick up the report. No further action was taken.
Man taken into custody for OAR, Waukesha County warrant
An officer conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of Peach Avenue and Second Street. The driver was taken into custody for operating after revocation, operating while under the influence-related, and for a valid Waukesha County warrant. He was booked at the Marshfield Police Department and then transported to Wood County Jail after he was unable to post bond.