Marshfield Police Blotter: May 29 – June 2, 2019
May 29, 2019
On May 29 at 5:25 p.m. a Marshfield male reported that he was contacted by a man via email while trying to sell a motorcycle seat on Craigslist. The man sent the complainant a check in the mail and instructed him to cash it. The victim suspected that it was a scam, and upon reporting it, was informed that the check would most likely bounce and that this was a common scam used to funnel money out of the US. The complainant was instructed to block the sender’s email.
June 1, 2019
Mother knows best
On June 1 at 12:50 p.m. a 20-year-old Marshfield male reported a disturbance that had occurred earlier in the day involving a 32-year-old Marshfield male and his 52-year-old mother. The suspect had pushed his mother and yelled at other family members before vacating the premises, and later made threatening comments towards the complainant in a phone call.
June 2, 2019
On June 2 at 9 p.m. a Marshfield property manager reported that he had observed an unknown individual damaging several apartment mailboxes. The mailboxes had been struck, causing them to fall off of their wooden beams, and two had cracked as a result. No other damage was found and no suspects are known at this time.