CRIME LOG: Woman arrested for stealing $600 worth of merchandise from Walmart

CMUPD cars sit in the parking lot outside the police station Jan. 8.

The following incidents were among those handled by the Central Michigan University Police Department from Jan. 1 to Jan. 11.

Jan. 1

CMUPD officers responded to a domestic assault call at the Courtyard Marriot at about 7 a.m. A 20-year-old woman was reportedly harassing a 26-year-old man. No arrest was made, but the report was turned over to the Prosecutor's office.

An 18-year-old woman called CMUPD after her 17-year-old ex-boyfriend showed up at her Kewadin Village apartment at 2 a.m. Officers learned that the ex-boyfriend was on probation and informed his probation officer of the incident.

Jan. 4

CMUPD officers provided security at about 1 a.m. while the Michigan State Police investigated a report of harassment and a potential weapons offense at the Super 8 Hotel located at 2323 South Mission Street. 

Jan. 7

CMUPD received a report of vandalism and damage to property in the Health Professions building around 1 p.m. Someone wrote "Hang Queers" in marker on one of the bathroom stalls. Facilities Management custodial staff promptly cleaned it off. Officers have no leads at this point.

Jan. 8

Officers came across a vehicle matching the description of a retail fraud suspect around 3 p.m. The 31-year-old driver was described by officers as "visibly nervous." They found she had approximately $600 worth of stolen merchandise from Walmart. She was arrested for retail fraud and driving with a suspended license, and taken to the Isabella County Jail.

Jan. 10

Officers responded to a traffic accident at 5 p.m. at the intersection of Mission and Deerfield. A red truck had landed in a ditch after running a stop sign. The driver, a 29-year-old man, was intoxicated. He was arrested and turned over to the Isabella County Sheriff's Department.

A 25-year-old man called CMUPD at approximately 2 a.m. after being harassed by a 20-year-old woman. The man said he told her he did not want a relationship with her but she continued to message him. Officers spoke with the woman, and she promised to stop.