Weekly Police Blotter: Nov. 20-26, 2018
At 2:42 p.m., a 73-year-old Marshfield man reported that the day before he had left his residence to pay a bill. He was gone for approximately 20 minutes and returned home to find almost $25 missing from his bedroom. His roommate and a 63-year-old Marshfield woman were at his residence at the time the money went missing. Investigation is ongoing.
Truck and bike stolen
At 4:22 p.m., a 50-year-old Marshfield man called and reported that his vehicle had been stolen in the past hour from outside his place of employment. Police were able to determine the vehicle’s location was in Milwaukee, using the U-Connect system in the vehicle. Milwaukee Police were able to locate the vehicle as well as the 18-year-old Marshfield male who had taken the vehicle. The truck was returned to the owner; however, a bicycle that was in the back of the truck was missing. The 18-year-old Marshfield man will be facing charges of theft and operating a vehicle without the owner’s consent.
At 11:10 p.m., a Marshfield woman called to report a disturbance that was taking place outside her residence. Police arrived, and after an investigation, took a 40-year-old Marshfield man into custody for disorderly conduct, OWI fourth offense, and felony bond jumping.
Officer makes arrest after noticing suspicious behavior
At 2:15 a.m., a Marshfield Police Officer observed two males enter an unsecured garage. The officer tried to speak to the individuals who then took off on foot. The officer pursued and found one of the men at a local bar and was able to make an arrest. Charges are pending for resisting/obstructing an officer and a probation hold.
Family fight leads to arrest
At 11:14 a.m., a 28-year-old Marshfield woman called to report that her 20-year-old brother was getting physically combative with her at her home. When police arrived, the man had already fled the scene to a nearby gas station where he tried to hide from police in the women’s restroom. He was eventually taken into custody and is facing charges for disorderly conduct- domestic, as well as three counts of misdemeanor bail jumping.
Anonymous tip leads to arrest
At 4:01 p.m., the Eau Claire County Sherriff’s department received an anonymous tip that a 39-year-old Cumberland man was at the local medical facility with a woman with whom he has a no contact order, as well as three valid warrants. Marshfield Police arrived, and he was arrested and transported to the Wood County Jail.