The week of Oct. 20-26, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:
Monday, Oct. 20
Police responded at 3:12 a.m. to a report of a burglary at a house on the 400 block of South Chestnut. The report was false. A welfare check on a woman in the house was performed.
A woman on the 600 block of West Church Street reported at 8:38 a.m. the theft of a large amount of cash from the center console of an unlocked vehicle.
A woman on the 200 block of East Commerce Drive reported at 10:40 a.m. a theft had occurred.
A burglary at a house on the 300 block of West Main Street was reported at 12:15 p.m. Items were taken from the garage and house.
Police responded at 5:18 p.m. to a report of a woman confronting a man over her son’s stolen bike near the intersection of Meridian and Park streets.
A person on the 200 block of East Commerce Drive reported at 5:53 p.m. violation of a harassment restraining order. A report was issued and sent to the county attorney for possible charges.
A woman on the 400 block of East Beaver Street reported at 6:18 p.m. a person walking around the neighborhood with a gun. Scott County Sheriff’s deputies took the call, found the person and determined the person was carrying a BB gun.
Tuesday, Oct. 21
Police stopped a vehicle at 1:38 p.m. near the intersection of South Cedar and East Prairie streets. The man was cited for possession of narcotics and taken into custody on an outstanding Scott County arrest warrant.
Police stopped a vehicle at 7:56 p.m. on the 800 block of East Main Street. The driver cited for possession of drugs and arrested for violating a court-issued restraining order.
Police issued no-trespassing orders at 8:06 p.m. to two men at a business on the 1000 block of East Enterprise Drive after video footage showed them accessing items behind the counter.
Police stopped a vehicle near the intersection of South Hickory and East South Street at 10:08 p.m. for driving with taillights out. The officer determined the vehicle to have impounded license plates. The plates were taken and the vehicle towed.
Wednesday, Oct. 22
A person on the 500 block of West State Street called for medical help at 12:36 a.m. A woman was having trouble breathing. She was transported to an area hospital.
A property damage crash involving a dump truck turning around and striking a fence on Southridge Trail was reported at 10:32 a.m.
Police executed search warrants at 2:43 p.m. at a residence on the 21200 block of 325th Street in Henderson. The search was related to a case in Belle Plaine. Drugs and stolen items were recovered.
At 2:45 p.m., a search warrant was executed at a residence on the 400 block of West Main Street. Drugs and stolen items were recovered. Officers also conducted searches on the 400 block of West Main Street, the two locations on the 100 block of North Meridian Street, and the 200 block of South Ash Street. Drugs and stolen property was recovered. A woman was also arrested on an outstanding Scott County arrest warrant.
A person on the 200 block of East Commerce Drive reported at 5:30 p.m. a man violating a harassment order. The man was cited for the offense.
A woman on the 600 block of East South Street reported at 9:22 p.m. a case of theft. A woman took money to fix her car but never had the repairs performed. She also left threatening voice messages.
Thursday, Oct. 23
A woman on the 100 block of North Meridian Street reported at 8:49 a.m. a property-damage crash that occurred three weeks ago. The report is needed for insurance coverage.
Friday, Oct. 24
An officer on patrol at 3:53 a.m. saw a man near the intersection of South Meridian and East Park streets loading bags from the Epilepsy Foundation donation box into his truck. The man claimed he was told he could have the items laying outside the box. Unimpressed, the officer cited the man for theft and the items were collected and brought to the police department for storage.
A man on the 400 block of North Linden Street wanted on an outstanding Scott County arrest warrants was taken into custody at 7:48 a.m.
A man on the 100 block of South Grove Street reported at 11:57 a.m. someone fraudulently opened a Frontier account using his personal information.
At 2:21 p.m., officers responded to a cat fight between neighbors on West State Street. The dispute was over a pet feline. One person was cited for disorderly conduct, the other for a cat-at-large.
A person on the 100 block of Robert Circle called for medical help at 11:16. A man suffering abdominal throbbing was transported to an area hospital.
Saturday, Oct. 25
A man displaying poor driving conduct on Highway 169 near Meridian Street was pulled over at 2:30 p.m. He was cited for underage consumption, possession of tobacco, driving violations and then arrested for DWI.
During a traffic stop near the intersection of Highway 169 and Meridian Street at 3:25 a.m., a child was cited for underage consumption and released to a parent.
Sunday, Oct. 26
A person on the 300 block of South Walnut Street reported at 2:34 p.m. a woman passed out in a vehicle. The woman was inebriated and arrested for DWI.
A woman on the 300 block of East Enterprise Drive called for medical help at 5:16 p.m. A man was transported to an area hospital.