Police report preview - Oct. 27 to Nov. 2Here is this week's police report preview. The entire report can be found on Page 4A of this week's print edition.
By: Chad Richardson, The Hastings Star-Gazette
• An assault was reported at a bar in the 2100 block of Vermillion Street. An officer observed a man on the ground with abrasions on his head and a bloody nose.
The man indicated he was kicked by somebody. He didn’t know who had hit him.
The incident occurred at about 1:05 a.m.
One witness said they saw a large group of individuals start a fight at the parking lot.
The case is still under investigation.
• A man called officers and asked to be transported to detox because of his ongoing problems with chemical dependency.
He was picked up and transported. The call came in at 11:52 p.m.
• A man was taken to detox after repeatedly dialing 911 and hanging up.
The man indicated he had dialed 911 mistakenly but the behavior persisted so he was transported.