Warren crime activity: Officers report finding driver passed out in car that hit trash can


Friday, January 25

12:26 p.m. – 700 block of Woodbine Ave. SE, break-in at a vacant house. Police said about $10,000 in appliances, including a toilet, hot water tank, furnace and sink, had been taken.

Monday, January 28

8:04 a.m. – 2100 block of Peace Ave. NW, Elisa Elliott, 29, arrested and charged with endangering children. A neighbor called police, saying she found a 5-year-old girl crying and pounding on apartment doors at the Warren Heights complex. Police said her mother, Elliott, left the sleeping girl in the car overnight. The temperature got down to 9 degrees. Elliott said she, her six kids and a friend got home late from a trip the night before and she thought all of the kids had gotten out of the car.

6:22 p.m. – 2200 block of Peace Ave. NW, a man said his girlfriend stabbed him several times. He told officers that she wanted to talk to him in the parking lot, but when they got there, she pulled out a knife. Police said he had gashes on his stomach and a long slash on his neck. He was taken to the hospital for treatment.

10:30 p.m. – 1700 block of W. Market St., break-in at Rent One. Police said someone forced their way into the store and ransacked it. 

11:45 p.m. – 200 block of Perkinswood Blvd. SE, police responded to reports of shots fired. A man said someone shot at his house. Police said they found bullet holes in the windows, as well as bullets on the floor and stuck in the wall. They said the man’s car was also damaged — the windows had been smashed out.

Tuesday, January 29

9:11 a.m. – 1100 block of Robert Ave. NW, Anthony Talbert, 24, arrested on a warrant for aggravated menacing in Niles and charged with possessing drug abuse instruments. Police said they found Talbert sleeping on the floor in the laundry room of an apartment building. He told them he just wanted a warm place to sleep, according to a police report. Officers said Talbert had needles and two crack pipes, among other drug tools.

9:30 a.m. – 3400 block of Tod Ave. NW, reported vandalism at McGuffey School. Police said someone shattered a glass door. Three males were seen on surveillance camera in that area the night before, police said.

10:15 p.m. – 2400 block of Youngstown Rd. SE, robbery at Family Dollar. The manager told police she and another employee were counting money in the back when a man came up behind them with a gun. He ordered them not to turn around or he “would blast them,” according to a police report. The manager said he took cash and ran away. While searching for the suspect, an officer found most of the stolen money in the snow where the robber ran.

Wednesday, January 30

N. Feederle Drive, 12-year-old girl arrested, accused of seriously hurting her 3-month-old brother. Detectives said the baby had broken bones and multiple head injuries. They said while interviewing her, she admitted to being violent with the baby.

3 a.m. – 2400 block of Parkman Rd. NW, Pierre Williams, 27, arrested and charged with drug paraphernalia, drug abuse, weapons under disability and carrying concealed weapons. Police said Williams was passed out behind the wheel of a car in the McDonald’s parking lot. They said the car was still running and in drive. It looked like he already hit a trash can, police said. Williams finally woke up after officers pounded on the window and roof of the car several times, according to a police report. They said they found a half-full bottle of Corona, bag of marijuana, crack cocaine, a digital scale and a gun with ammunition in the vehicle.

7:20 p.m. – 400 block of Lane Dr. SW, Maya Henderson, 26, arrested on a warrant and charged with obstructing official business, tampering with evidence and possession of drugs; Paul Taylor, III, 22, charged with carrying concealed weapons. Police said they saw the car Henderson and Taylor were in near an area suspected of drug activity. Officers went up to them and said Henderson refused to identify herself and threw something that they weren’t able to find. Police did find pills laying on the ground, according to a report. They said Taylor first denied having a gun but later admitted it was in his shirt pocket.

11:57 p.m. – 200 block of W. Market St., reported break-in at Zamarelli Real Estate. Police said someone stole a computer.

Thursday, January 31

3:58 a.m. – 2800 block of Clearwater St. NW, reported home burglary.

8:23 a.m. – 1000 block of Summit St. NW, reported break-in at Sac of Suds Laundry. Police said an unknown person took candy from a vending machine, a case of bleach and a snow blower.

Disclaimer: These reports don’t represent all calls made to the Warren City Police Department. This public information was provided in reports from the Warren City Police Department. Items reflect charges filed, not convictions.

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