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Police Reports is a sampling of incidents responded to by local law enforcement agencies or the Hudson Police Department. It is not intended to be all inclusive.
No charges in dispute: Police were called to a Hines Hill Road home March 9 shortly before 11:30 a.m. for a domestic dispute. Police spoke with the husband and wife who were involved. The husband decided to leave the home for the night. There were no charges.
Woman charged after kicking friend in face: Police arrested a Hudson woman March 6 at 6:42 p.m. at the Ingleside Drive home she was sharing with a friend. The friend alleged the woman kicked him in the face when he arrived home. The woman was arrested and charged with domestic violence.
Mailbox knocked from its post: A Lake Forest man called police March 10 just before 1 p.m. to report that his mailbox had been struck by a passing vehicle. According to the man the mailbox was knocked over by an unknown vehicle and broke the plastic base. It appeared that a vehicle drifted off the edge of the pavement and the extended part of a vehicle struck the top of the mailbox, causing the break, according to police. Damage was listed at $150.
Traffic sign looses control/strikes car: A driver told a Hudson Police officer March 8 at 5:43 p.m. that a traffic control sign blew from its stand on Darrow Road, near Norton Road and struck the man's car in the right front fender, causing damage. The vehicle was driven from the scene. The sign was moved by the officer due to the high winds. There was no damage estimate given. A report was made for insurance purposes.
License plate returned: A license plate was found at Hudson Springs Park and turned in to police. Police checked the computer and found the owner. The plate was from a boat's trailer. It was returned to the owner.
Woman reports suspicious call: A woman visited the Hudson Police station March 8 shortly after 8:30 p.m. and told police she received a telephone call and the person on the other end hung up on her. The woman believed the call to be suspicious and a possible scam and wanted to notify police.
Fraudulent bank account opened: A resident visited the Hudson Police station March 7 and reported someone opened a fraudulent bank account totaling $11,000 and a credit card in her name. Police are investigating.
Pokemon gets driver caught: Police caught a car pulling into Hudson Springs Park shortly before 9 p.m. on March 7, which was after hours. The driver and occupants told police they were trying to catch Pokemon. Police warned them for being in the park after hours. There were no citations.
OTHER POLICE ACTIVITY
Officers lend hand for fallen tree: Police were called March 8 around 10:30 a.m. to Route 91 near South Main Street for a tree which had fallen across the roadway. The large tree blocked both the north and south lanes and officers redirected traffic until the tree was cleared by Hudson Public Service Department. The tree fell due to high winds.
HANG UP/INCOMPLETE 911
Patron misdials: Police responded to an incomplete 911 call March 8 shortly after 5:30 p.m. Police met with a manager who said a patron had used the phone and accidentally misdialed.
All in the family: Police were called to a Terex Road home March 8 at 5:45 p.m. for a reported alarm drop. Police arrived and found the owners' daughter who was checking her parents' home while they were away. It appeared that a picture fell off a wall, setting off the alarm. Police checked the house and everything appeared OK.
Who let the dogs out?: Police were called to a Stone Road home March 9 around 11:30 a.m. for a barking dog complaint. The owner denied leaving her dogs out and allowing them to bark for extended periods of time. The responding officer did not hear the dogs bark and did not see any violation of the city ordinance. There was no citation.
DRIVING UNDER SUSPENSION
Random check pays off: A police officer ran a random license plate check March 11 just before 1 p.m. on a vehicle traveling north on Stow Road. The 36-year-old driver of the 2006 Honda was under suspension. Police pulled the man over and allowed him to contact his wife because the driver had two small children in the car. The driver denied knowing about the suspension. He was issued a citation for driving under suspension and the vehicle was released to his wife.
Mom stopped speeding to hospital: Police pulled a driver over March 11 shortly before 7:30 p.m. on Hudson Drive near Seasons Road. The driver told police her 5-year-old son had an ear injury and she was taking him to the hospital. Police asked the mom if they could call an ambulance. She agreed. The medical squad arrived and bandaged the injured ear. The woman was not cited.
The Hudson Police Department's Tips Line provides a confidential avenue for individuals to report criminal or suspected criminal activity. The Tips Line is not a substitute for the immediate reporting of events or situations in progress that require an immediate police response. Although callers may remain anonymous, police would prefer all callers reveal their identity as a source of contact should further clarification be necessary. To call the Tips Line, phone 330-342-1820.