Police report preview: Oct. 3 - Oct. 9
An unruly patron at a restaurant in the 2000 block of Vermillion Street refused to pay his bill, was being loud and made racially-motivated comments while inside the establishment.
When officers arrived, the man paid his bill and was escorted out of the restaurant. He was advised he shouldn't return.
Hastings police responded to Pinecrest Elementary School on the report of a burglary alarm at 4:23 a.m. on Oct. 6. Doors were checked and officers did find that someone had gained access through the school by breaking a window. Two fire extinguishers were removed.
The case is under investigation.