During the week of June 22-28, the Belle Plaine Police Department responded to the following selected calls:

Monday, June 22

At 6:54 a.m., police responded to a medical call on the 300 block of Century Street East in which a female was taken to the hospital by ambulance

At 8:31 a.m., police received a call from the 700 block of Farmers Way in which a Trump sign was taken from the reporting person’s yard. The incident was documented.

At 9:51 p.m., police responded to a medical call on the 800 block of Main Street West in which a female was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

On Monday, police issued 35 traffic citations as part of a concentrated speed enforcement effort.

Tuesday, June 23

At 12:28 p.m., police received a report from the 800 block of Morningside Place in which a full tank of gas was siphoned while a vehicle was parked in the street. A neighbor also had his vehicle tampered with, but no gas was missing. The matter is under investigation.

At 1:30 p.m., police responded to a medical call on the 100 block of Eagle Street South in which a female was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

At 7:10 p.m., an officer was called to the 100 block of Church Street East to assisted with an argument between neighbors about kids’ safety while playing outside.

At 7:35 p.m., police responded to a medical call on the 300 block of Willow Street South in which a female was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

On Tuesday, police issued 20 traffic citations as part of a concentrated speed enforcement effort.

Wednesday, June 24

At 7:08 a.m., police responded to a medical call on the 400 block of Meridian Street South in which a female was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

At 9:56 a.m., an officer stopped a vehicle at a stop sign at Main Street East and Walnut Street North for a stop sign violation. After investigation, the female driver, 27 of Belle Plaine, was cited for the violation, driving without a license and possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. The vehicle was towed from the scene as it was a hazard.

At 11:56 a.m., police took a report of a stolen ATM from the 300 block of Enterprise Drive East. The incident is under investigation.

Thursday, June 25

At 7:03 p.m., police responded to a verbal disturbance on the 500 block of Forest Street West between two males When officers arrived, it was over, and parties were advised to stay separated for the night. ATVs were being ridden in the street, and there were noise issues. At around 9:30 p.m., officers were recalled to a disturbance involving the same  parties. After investigation, one male, 37 from Belle Plaine, was arrested and jailed for gross misdemeanor third-degree DWI, open bottle, no proof of insurance, driving without a license, and driving after cancellation.

Friday, June 26

At 12:09 a.m., officers were called to the 200 block of Meridian Street North after a window at the reporting person’s apartment shattered for an unknown reason. The property damage was documented for the landlord.

At 1:31 p.m, a reporting person reported at the police department that he had been approached by a male driving a bright green truck with white stripes, tinted windows and a confederate flag sticker on the window. The male driver offered the reporting person a ride, and when he refused, the driver called him racial slurs and tried to throw a bottle at the reporting person as he drove away.  The license plate was covered by a bag. Officers said they would be on the lookout for the truck and told the reporting person to call immediately if he saw the truck again.

At 7:07 p.m., officers assisted Jordan police with a possible hit and run  on the 200 block of Triangle Lane in Jordan.

Saturday, June 27

At 2:14 a.m., officers were called to the 100 block of Meridian Street South for a verbal disturbance. Parties were shouting at each other in the street. All were questioned by police, and one male was intoxicated and belligerent. All parties were advised to go home for the night.

At 3:01 a.m., officers were called to the 200 block of Linden Street South for an incident involving one of the men from the incident downtown, who was now home. After investigation, it was determined a domestic assault had occurred. The male was arrested and jailed for DM domestic assault and interfering with 911 calls.

At 6:07 a.m., police responded to a medical call on the 200 block of Cedar Street South in which a female was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

Sunday, June 28

At 4:56 p.m., police responded to the 200 block of Willow Street South for a possible medical call. A male was passed out in his vehicle with its door open as it was parked in the street. Upon arrival, officers were able to wake the male and guide him into his home. He appeared to be intoxicated. No keys for the vehicle were located, and the vehicle appeared to not have been driven. He was left in the care of a friend.

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