Police report preview - March 9 to March 15Here 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
• A person at the detox facility in Hastings pulled a fire alarm in order to escape the facility.
He was caught and arrested.
Arrested for disorderly conduct and tampering with a fire alarm system was a 41-year-old Belle Plaine man.
The matter took place at 9:39 p.m. in the 1200 block of 18th Street.
• Two people were transported to detox after a shouting match was reported in the 500 block of 35th Street.
The call came in at 2:16 p.m.
One had a blood-alcohol-content of .24.
It was suspected that the other was under the influence of prescription medications.
• A woman’s wallet was found in the men’s bathroom at a convenience store in the 1500 block of Vermillion Street. The wallet was found inside a number of paper towels, which was inside a garbage can.
Officers are attempting to contact the person whose purse it was.