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Peru Police Department

9:11 a.m., Tuesday, 30 block of South Broadway Street, theft. A man reported the theft of a snake.

12:55 p.m., Tuesday, 200 block of West Fifth Street, child exploitation/pornography. There was report of an assault taken.

3:31 p.m., Tuesday, 200 block of East Main Street, traffic stop. An unknown subject was arrested for driving while suspended and being in possession of illegal contraband.

Miami County Sheriff’s Department

1:01 p.m., Tuesday, 2000 block of West 300 North, theft. There was the theft of an ATV.

4:15 p.m., Tuesday, West Broadway Street and South U.S. Route 31, Bunker Hill, traffic violation. A man was arrested after leading officers from multiple agencies on a pursuit.

6:04 p.m., Tuesday, 3000 block of West Clover Lane, Kokomo, fraud. A man reported fraudulent charges on his credit card from London, England.

Arrests

1:00 p.m., Tuesday, Justin McKenzie, 32, last known address 1035 Mancher Avenue, Wabash, parole violation. He is being held at the Miami County Jail without bond.

3:45 p.m., Tuesday, Jamie Rogers, 27, last known address 120 Spring St., failure to appear. She is being held at the Miami County Jail without bond.

3:45 p.m., Tuesday, Kenneth Galbrath, 28, last known address 315 E. 6th St., court order. He is being held at the Miami County Jail without bond.

4:00 p.m., Tuesday, Kenneth Sweares, 53, last known address 833 W. 3rd St., driving while suspended prior, possession of paraphernalia, possession of meth, possession of a controlled substance, possession of legend drug, resisting law enforcement, possession of a syringe and possession of marijuana. He is being held at the Miami County Jail on a $3,000 bond.

4:44 p.m., Tuesday, Phillip Maxwell, 27, last known address 10841 N. 100 W., Macy, resisting law enforcement with vehicle, obstruction of justice, criminal recklessness, possession of marijuana and reckless driving. He is being held at the Miami County Jail on a $2,200 bond.

8:15 a.m., Wednesday, Shelby Bowsman, 20, last known address 3095 S. Peoria Drive, fraud, theft and entry of vehicle. She is being held at the Miami County Jail on a $1,100 bond.

All arrests reflect preliminary charges.