Police Blotter: June 25, 2009
Madison Police Department
• On June 16 a simple battery complaint was filed at an Eatonton Road address after a woman reported that after her 17-year-old son had exited a grocery store, a 16-year –old male walked up to the woman’s son asked his name and when the 17-year-old replied the other youth struck the 17-year-old in the face. Reports state that officers located the 16-year-old who reported that he “never liked” the 17-year-old “so he just hit him.” The 16-year-old’s parents were contacted and a court date will be established.
• On June 19 a criminal trespass complaint was filed at a Cedar Drive location after a woman reported that someone had attempted to flatten the tires of her 2007 Lincoln Town Car. The tire sustained three gouge marks.
• On June 19 a simple assault complaint was filed at a Levi Court location after a 15-year-old girl reported that while she was at a friend’s house, a 21-year-old male came into the house and made lewd comments to the girl, popped her bra strap two times and allegedly struck her on the head.
• On June 20 a simple assault and pointing a pistol at another complaint was filed at a Creek Point Drive location after a woman reported that a man known to her approached her while she was sitting in her car on Hough Circle. The woman said the man entered the vehicle and allegedly cursed her and struck her in the head. The woman said two days later the man requested a meeting in a parking lot in downtown Madison. The woman said when she arrived the man began to curse her and allegedly pointed a gun at her.
• On June 16 an aggravated assault complaint was filed at a Larkmartin Street location after a woman reported that a man known to her came home and got into an argument with a 13-year-old in the house regarding dirty dishes in the sink. The man allegedly struck the teen with his belt and the teen went into the kitchen, reports state, and retrieved a knife. The man allegedly pushed the teen against the wall, struck him in the mouth and took the knife. The man left the residence when officers arrived.
• On June 19 a burglary complaint was filed at a Sulgrave Drive location after a man reported that someone had cut a chain link fence, entered the property and removed three engine cores valued at $1,500 total and 50 aluminum radiators valued at $3,750.
• On June 18 a fraud complaint was filed at a Commerce Street location after a man reported that he had received a call from a credit card company regarding a past due payment. The man reported that to his knowledge he had never secured a credit card with the company. The credit card company said the last payment made to the company was in 2006.
• On June 18 a burglary complaint was filed at a Micha Way location after a woman reported that someone had taken her $1,000 lap top which was sitting in a front room. A power cord was left behind.
• On June 18 a larceny complaint was filed at an Eatonton Highway truck stop after a woman reported that a cashier at the truck stop reported that a man came into the truck stop, paid for $20 in gas with a $100 bill and then told the cashier that instead of giving change in the form of four $20 bills he had given her two $20 bills and two $1 bills. The cashier gave the man two more $20 bills but then became suspicious and checked her drawer and determined that $38 was missing. The cashier went to the parking lot and observed the man leaving. The man is described as a black male, approximately six feet tall driving a gold Dodge Stratus. He was seen with a black female with red dreadlocks.
• On June 18 a terroristic threat complaint was filed at a Madison Villas location where she was sitting on her stoop and a man known to her came up to her and told her that if she talked to his daughter again he would kill her.
Morgan County Sheriff’s Office
• On June 18 a burglary complaint was filed at an East Main Street, Rutledge location after a man reported that someone entered a business and removed two Gateway computers with flat screen monitors, an E-machine and two Envision computer screens.
• On June 16 a burglary complaint was filed at a Bethany Road, Buckhead location after a man reported that someone had entered his residence through an unlocked back door and removed a 30-30 Marlin, a .270 Remington and a 878 12-guage shotgun. Five $1 bills were also removed.