168 E. Wilson Avenue
Police responded on a male who was exhibiting bizarre behavior. Officers observed Scott Talbert (1/19/79) kicking a vehicle and then trying to swim in the gutter. When Talbert saw the officers he unsuccessfully attempted to enter a vehicle that was traveling on Wilson Ave. Talbert took a fighting stance with the officers and refused to comply with their orders. One of the officers deployed his Taser on Talbert with limited effect. Talbert kicked the officers who were able to eventually take him into custody. Talbert was booked into jail on charges of vehicle vandalism and assault on a police officer.
Recovered Stolen Vehicle
520 W. 300 S.
An officer located a stolen car being driven by Tu Bui (01-02-67). The officer initiated a traffic stop and took Bui into custody without incident. Bui was booked into jail on a charge of possession of a stolen vehicle.
634 E. 700 S.
The home owner heard a knock at the door at the above listed address. When he opened the door 4-5 males pushed their way inside stating they were police. The suspects zip tied and blindfolded the victims quickly. They ransacked the home and demanded drugs, but only left the home with minimal property.
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