It should be noted a criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
An anonymous caller reported individuals shooting BB guns at squirrels in the 2500 block of Iowa Street. Four people were issued first offense warning citations for discharging a weapon in the city limit.
A 24 year old female Des Moines resident was arrested and charged with driving under suspension following a traffic stop in the 1500 block of 1st Street.
A 31 year old male Perry resident in the 100 block of Willis was cited for first offense open burning-warning only.
A Perry resident reported an injured cat in the middle of the road near 1st and Willow. Officers responded and transported deceased cat for disposal.
A Perry resident reported an egging in the 900 block of Central.
A two vehicle accident was reported at 1st and Park Street. No injuries reported. Damage estimated at $32,000.
A two vehicle accident was reported at 400 South 1st Avenue. No injuries reported. Damages estimated at $5,500.
A Perry resident reported a stray cat in the 2800 block of 1st Street. Officers responded and took the cat to the pound.
A Perry resident brought a stray dog into the police department. Dog was transported to the pound.
A 27 year old female Dallas Center resident was arrested in the 900 block of Willis Avenue on a Dallas County warrant for failure to appear on domestic abuse assault injury or mental illness.
A 58 year old male Perry resident was arrested and charged with OWI-3rd offense.
A Des Moines resident reported a dog bite in the 1800 block of West 4th Street. A 35 year old female Perry resident was charged with 1st offense vicious dog ordinance.
A Perry resident reported found drug paraphernalia in the 1700 block of 4th Street. Officers responded and logged items into evidence.
Officers located a male sleeping in front of a door in the 1200 block of 2nd Street. Individual was advised he could not sleep there and was transported to Dawson.
Officers located a male sleeping in the 1200 block of 2nd Street. Individual was transported to Hwy 141/169.
A stray dog was reported in the 2600 block of McKinley Street. Officers transported dog to the pound.
A Perry resident reported a stolen paint sprayer from the 2600 block of Otley.
A 21 year old male Bouton resident turned himself in on Dallas County warrant for probation violation original charge possession of controlled substance (marijuana 1st offense).