Information is taken from the records of the Portage Police Department and does not represent a comprehensive list of police activity. Each individual named in this report is presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Between 6:30 a.m. Wednesday and 7:53 a.m. Friday, police responded to 61 calls.
Walmart: Police on Thursday at 2:51 p.m. responded to a reported theft where Joshua Yost, 37, of Portage, had allegedly stolen about $35 in merchandise. Yost was arrested on suspicion of theft and bail jumping.
U.S. Cellular: Police on Thursday at 4:38 p.m. responded to a reported theft where Jake Ableman, 29, of Portage, had allegedly taken a Micro SD card, and was arrested on suspicion of bail jumping and shoplifting.
Walmart: Police on Friday at 12:22 a.m. responded to a reported theft involving more than $300 in merchandise, where Nathan Reichert, 28, of Westfield, was arrested for violation of probation and on suspicion of shoplifting. Allison Kirchen, 22, of Westfield, was issued a misdemeanor citation for shoplifting.