Here are the highlights from the St. Louis Police Department’s complaint log from May 1-9. Thanks to Police Chief Richard J. Ramereiz Jr. and Sgt. Kristi Forshee for the following information.
Low speed pursuit
A male subject failed to stop for police officers at 9:26 p.m. Thursday, May 2. “This was a pursuit, however, the suspect was not traveling at any excessive speed,” Chief Ramereiz wrote. “Subject ignored lawful order to pull over. Case has been turned over to the Gratiot County Prosecutor for criminal charges.”
An Alma Dial-a-Ride bus sideswiped a passing vehicle while pulling away after picking up passengers at 1730 Wright Ave. in Alma on Tuesday, May 7.
Criminal sexual conduct
Police received criminal sexual conduct complaints at 7:09 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, and 10:02 a.m. Friday, May 10, from a single address. All Chief Ramereiz will say is that it is under investigation.
An assault between parent and teenage child was reported on Thursday, May 9, and turned over to Gratiot County Prosecutor Keith Kushion.
Backing up accident
A woman was backing out of her West Tyrell Street driveway on Wednesday, May 1, and struck a UPS truck. No injuries reported.
A black pug was found at large in the 300 block of North Mill Street on Thursday, May 2, and taken to the Gratiot County Animal Shelter.
Wounded possum put down
A possum had been struck by a vehicle, suffered head trauma and was humanely dispatched at 5:37 a.m. Monday, May 6, on East Saginaw Street.
Small dog at large
A Staffordshire Terrier was found at large on Tuesday, May 7, in the 300 block of East Prospect. The person responsible for the dog was contacted, advised of the city ordinance against loose dogs and issued a warning.
A green Mongoose bicycle frame and tires were reported stolen from the yard of a residence on Wednesday, May 8.