The week of Oct. 12-18, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:
Monday, Oct. 12
Police checked a vehicle parked at Heritage Square Park at 1:43 a.m. One of the occupants was a child who reportedly ran away from Jordan. Jordan police were contacted to come to Belle Plaine to give the child a ride home.
A man on the 500 block of East Orchard Street called for medical help at 10:23 a.m. A woman was transported to an area hospital.
A person on the 1000 block of East Enterprise Drive called for medical help at 11:10 a.m. A woman was suffering a possible asthma attack. She was transported to an area hospital.
Police assisted a woman on the 900 block of Ivy Hills Road at 6:33 p.m. An 18-month old child inadvertently locked herself in a bathroom. Police opened the door.
Vandalism at the restrooms at Heritage Square Park on the 500 block of East Orchard Street was reported at 10:20 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 13
A man at a business on the 1000 block of Old Highway 169 Boulevard reported at 6:20 a.m. someone forced open a gate from inside the lawn tractor area. The man was uncertain if anything was stolen.
Police assisted state troopers and Belle Plaine firefighters at 5:43 p.m. with a single-vehicle rollover crash near the intersection of Hickory Boulevard and Laredo Avenue. One person suffered minor injuries and was transported to an area hospital.
A woman on the 300 block of South Chestnut Street reported at 6:18 p.m. receiving a telephone call from a person who unsuccessfully attempted to defraud her of money using the IRS scam.
Wednesday, Oct. 14
A woman on the 500 block of West Main Street called for medical help at 8:43 a.m. A woman suffered a fall in her home.
At 12:22 p.m., police arrested two men and a woman in a vehicle parked on the 200 block of West Century Street. They were wanted on outstanding arrest warrants. Drug paraphernalia was also found in the vehicle.
A girl was found smoking behind a business on the 800 block of East Main Street at 3:37 p.m. When approached by an officer, the child became uncooperative and was arrested for obstructing the legal process, disorderly conduct and underage tobacco use.
A woman near the intersection of South Eagle and West Prairie streets reported at 4:36 p.m. a hit-and-run crash. Police are investigating.
A woman on the 500 block of West State Street reported at 5:22 p.m. receiving two unsuccessful scam telephone calls during the day. One of the callers used the IRS scam and the other from a person who claimed to work for Microsoft and wanted access to her computer.
A man stopped at 5:43 p.m. on the 1000 block of East Enterprise Drive was arrested for fourth-degree DWI.
Children playing along the 200 block of East Orchard Street reported at 6:14 p.m. they found items police determined were reported stolen earlier this summer. Police took custody of the items and returned them to the owner.
Thursday, Oct. 15
A person on the 100 block of North Meridian Street reported at 10:24 a.m. someone shot out two windows with a BB gun. Police are investigating.
A person on the 1000 block of West State Street called for medical help at 11:29 a.m. A woman fell and possible broke her arm. She was transported to an area hospital.
The driver of a vehicle stopped for an equipment violation at 8:08 p.m. near the intersection of North Aspen Lane and East Main Street was arrested on an outstanding Scott County warrant.
Friday, Oct. 16
Police cited and ordered two vehicles towed at 3:01 a.m. The vehicles were parked in a no-parking zone downtown during street cleaning.
A woman on the 900 block of South Elm Street reported at 10:58 a.m. her vehicle had been stolen. The woman’s son took the vehicle without permission. He was cited for driving without a valid license and tampering with a vehicle.
At 7:27 p.m., an officer observed vandalism to a fence on the 500 block of Scott Circle.
Saturday, Oct. 17
A property-damage crash near the intersection of East Main and North Aspen Lane was reported at 11:12 a.m. A vehicle was rear-ended.
A woman on the 100 block of South Eagle Street reported at 12:56 p.m. the theft of a bike.
Police assisted deputies at 1:14 p.m. with a personal-injury crash near the intersection of Highway 169 and Delaware Avenue (County Road 59). One person was transported to an area hospital.
Police assisted state troopers at 5:34 p.m. with a three-vehicle personal-injury crash near the intersection of Highway 169 and County Road 59 (Delaware Avenue).
Two women walking on the 200 block of South Cedar Street at 9:28 p.m. were cited for underage consumption and possession of alcohol, and possession of liquor on city streets.
Sunday, Oct. 18
A man on North Walnut Street reported at 2:01 a.m. a man and woman fighting on the Highway 25 bridge. Police determined the issue began in Sibley County and awaited the arrival of a deputy to take over the situation.
A man on the 600 block of West Court Street reported 4:30 a.m. a domestic assault. A son reportedly assaulted his father and then left. Police are looking for the son.
A person on the 400 block of North Meridian Street reported at 12:53 p.m. an unsuccessful attempt to defraud them via computer.