If you have a tip concerning a crime, call the St. Joseph Police Department at 363-8250 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 255-1301 or access its tip site at www.tricountycrimestoppers.org. Crime Stoppers offers rewards up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a crime.
12:47 a.m. Domestic assault. 228 Iverson St. W. Officers responded to a domestic assault in progress. Upon arrival, a man was detained. Upon further investigation, the victim stated he did not want the suspect to be arrested but did want him out of the house. The officer issued a citation for disorderly conduct and transported the man to Kwik Trip for a ride.
12:33 a.m. Traffic incident. College Avenue S. and Callaway Street E. A man came to the police department to report he had hit a light pole in front of the police department. The officer responded and found the vehicle was disabled and had a flat tire. The light pole was across the side walk. The driver stated he was turning and his hand slipped off the steering wheel; he then hit the curb and then the light pole. City maintenance was advised and cleaned up the light pole. The vehicle was towed.