Crime Report: July 31, 2018

Published on July 31, 2018

This report is published every weekday, except County holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Some incidents may appear a day or two after the occurrence.

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REPORTS


ASSAULT ON POLICE, 2018-07300080, 3000 block of Washington Boulevard. At approximately 9:47 a.m. on July 30, police were dispatched to the report of a suspect making verbal threats to customers inside a restaurant. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the suspect and he was subsequently banned from the property. At approximately 10:28 a.m., police were again dispatched to the location for the report of trespassing as the suspect had returned to the restaurant and was causing a disruption. As officers attempted to place the suspect into custody, the suspect became combative and a struggle ensued. The suspect did not obey the lawful commands of the officers and a Taser was deployed. The suspect was then taken into custody successfully. Masakela Blackmon, 42, of No Fixed Address, was arrested and charged with Assault & Battery of Police (x2), Trespassing and Obstruction of Justice.

BURGLARY (late), 2018-07300046, 800 block of S. Adams Street. At approximately 7:24 a.m. on July 30, police were dispatched to the late report of breaking and entering. Upon arrival, I twas determined that between 8:00 a.m. on July 29 and 7:00 a.m. on July 30, two unknown suspects gained entry to the fenced yard of a residence and stole items of value. There are no suspect descriptions. The investigation is ongoing.

IDENTITY THEFT, 2018-07300190, 800 block of S. Greenbrier Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-07300198, 1600 block of S. Eads Street

TRESPASS, 2018-07300212, 4600 block of S. King Street