Merrill Police reports
8:36 a.m.- An officer responded to a theft complaint. The caller had a bicycle stolen from their open garage.
8:41 a.m.- An officer responded to a theft complaint. The caller had lottery tickets stolen from their unlocked vehicle.
10:50 a.m.- An officer responded to a one vehicle crash. A vehicle had struck a building causing damage to the outside of the building. Crash report filed.
3:47 p.m.- An officer responded to forgery complaint. Individuals were forging checks to a local business. Investigation is ongoing.
2:43 a.m.- Officers responded to a domestic complaint. The caller stated her daughter and two male parties were intoxicated and were having a verbal argument. Officers arrived to find a broken car window, a slashed tire, and blood at the scene. One of the male parties had fled from the scene, but was later located and arrested on an active warrant and was also charged with disorderly conduct.
4:33 a.m.- Officers were called back to a residence for a disorderly conduct complaint. An intoxicated female party was inside the residence throwing items and was using vulgar language in front of a child. The female was arrested for disorderly conduct.
12:25 a.m.- An officer responded to a suspicious vehicle complaint. The caller advised a truck was sitting at an intersection for approximately 15 minutes. Officers located the vehicle, which had a dead battery. The driver was found to be outside of his occupational license hours and was cited for the violation.