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At 0014 hours, an Officer responded to the 600 block of N Montana Ave for a report of a shoplift. The case is active.
At 0753 hours, an Officer was dispatched to the 800 block of N Park for a report of a theft of auto parts.
At 0809 hours, an Officer was dispatched to the 10 block of Harrison for a report of a theft of auto parts.
At 0806 hours, an Officer responded to the 800 block of 9th to meet with a male on an unrelated matter. When the Officer met with the male, it was discovered he had a valid warrant for his arrest. The male was arrested for the warrant and was found to be in possession of dangerous drugs as well as drug paraphernalia. The 25-year-old Helena man was booked into the LCSO jail on the aforementioned charges.
At 1245 hours, Officers responded to the area of Montana and Birch for a report of a vehicle that was reported stolen driving in the area. The vehicle was located by an Officer, who attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle. The driver did not stop and attempted to elude the Officer. A short pursuit occurred before the drive crashed into a fence and then drove out onto a field. The driver then fled on foot, but was caught and arrested. While fleeing on foot, the 37-year-old Boulder man threw out dangerous drugs (methamphetamine). He was booked into the LCSO jail for Possession of Stolen Property, Tampering with Evidence, Possession of Dangerous Drugs, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Obstructing a Peace Officer, Eluding a Police Officer, Reckless Driving, Hit and Run, Fail to Notify, and Driving While Suspended.
At 1530 hours, an Officer was dispatched to the 3100 block of N Montana for a report of a cold shoplift.
At 1427 hours, an Officer responded to the 600 block of 2nd St for a report of a violation of a Protection order. The case is active.
At 1717 hours, an Officer was dispatched to the area of Benton and Leslie for a report of vandalism to a vehicle.
At 1758 hours, an Officer responded to the 1800 block of Cedar for a report of a lost wallet.
At 2327 hours, an Officer was dispatched to the 2100 block of Last Chance Gulch for a report of vandalism to a vehicle.
At 2341 hours, an Officer responded to a family disturbance. Nothing criminal occurred.
The Helena Police Department responded to 67 calls for service. Of those calls, they responded to 3 vehicle crashes, 5 welfare Checks, 1 trespassing complaint, and 4 Suspicious Circumstance calls.