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ASSAULT ON POLICE, 2021-01280125, 2900 block of S. Glebe Road. At approximately 3:22 p.m. on January 28, police were dispatched to the report of a trespasser. Upon arrival, it was determined that management of a business had previously told the suspect to leave the property, however the suspect then returned and allegedly began acting disorderly. Arriving officers observed the suspect outside the business, however, he began to flee on a bicycle. As the officers attempted to make contact with the suspect, he got off the bicycle and approached the officer’s cruiser. When the officer exited their cruiser, the suspect began to walk away and ignored lawful commands. The suspect was detained without further incident, however, while sitting on the curb, he became irate and kicked an officer. James McGill, 55, of No Fixed Address, was arrested and charged with Assault & Battery on Police, Trespassing, Disorderly Conduct, and Drunk in Public.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-01280034, 2000 block of S. Eads Street
TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2021-01280089, S. Eads Street at 23rd Street S.
FRAUD, 2021-01280107, 1600 block of N. Oak Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2021-01280127, 6100 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-01280139, 5100 block of 8th Road S.
LARCENY, 2021-01280195, 1200 block of S. Fern Street
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2021-01284004, 3500 block of N. Delaware Street
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2021-01284006, 2500 block of 23rd Road N.
LARCENY, 2021-01284007, 500 block of 15th Street S.
LARCENY, 2021-01294001, 2600 block of S. Fern Street
LARCENY, 2021-01294002, 1500 block of N. Queen Street
FRAUD, 2021-01294003, 1000 block of N. Powhatan Street