Rapids Police Blotter: Dec. 24-31, 2018
Man arrested for multiple reasons
At 8:44 a.m., a Wisconsin Rapids officer responded to a disturbance call. A 35-year-old man was arrested for domestic related disorderly conduct, parole jumping, as well as possession of drug paraphernalia.
Porch pirate steals Christmas
At 11:32 a.m., a Wisconsin Rapids woman called to report that a package she was waiting for was delivered at 12:52 p.m. on Dec. 23 according to the shipping tracker. The package was not on her porch as stated. No suspects at this time.
Man arrested for theft
At 4:57 p.m., a department store employee called to report a theft. A 51-year-old man was found matching the description of the thief. The man was arrested and taken to the jail. His probation officer was notified.
Christmas Eve shoplifter caught
At 7:48 p.m., a Wisconsin Rapids store called to report that they had a woman detained who had been caught shoplifting. The total of her theft was over $200. The woman was arrested and has been asked not to come back to the store.
Suspicious man walking
At 1:01 a.m. a report of a man walking down the northbound lane of the Riverview Expressway was received. A police officer found the man who then requested a cab ride to the town of Rome. The officer gave the man a ride to gas station where he could meet the cab for his ride.
Man asked to leave
At 8:34 p.m., a police officer arrived at a Wisconsin Rapids gas station to assist employees trying to get a 40-year-old man to leave. When the officer arrived, he told the man to leave and asked him to do the same in the future.