Police & Sheriff Calls, Jan. 30-31
Crash: A 51-year-old man was cited for operating without insurance, failure to yield, operating while revoked and failure to install interlock ignition device following a 4:03 PM crash near Michigan Ave. and Main St. The man was also arrested for operating after revocation.
Unhappy With Accommodations: A jail cell was flooded at 9:12 AM in the Portage Co. Jail after someone flushed a bed sheet.
Harassment: A 25-year-old man called police to report he was being harassed by a 19-year-old woman on the 1500 block of Torun Rd. at 11:26 AM.
Crash: A single-vehicle crash was reported at Michigan Ave. and Clark St. at 5:14 AM. Johnson’s Towing was called to the scene.
First-Time Offender: Police stopped a 16-year-old boy for driving the wrong way on a one-way street near Arlington Pl. and Strongs Ave. at 7:16 AM. The boy was given a verbal warning.
Fleet Farm Thief: A 28-year-old man was cited for retail theft from the Hwy. 10 Fleet Farm store at 7:35 PM. Police recovered a NeoFleece Combo Mask valued at $22.99 and a $6 LED pen light.
Fraudulent Check: Someone from the 600 block of Main St. in Junction City reported to deputies that a 21-year-old man had purchased a car with a forged check.