April 22, 400 block of North Bay Boulevard, trespass warning. A property manager for an unoccupied residence reported a family with a small child for using the outdoor shower on the property. According to the report, the family didn't want to wait in line for the shower at Bayfront Park, and a trespass warning was issued.
April 26, 400 block of 62nd Street, Holmes Beach. information. While assisting Holmes Beach Police with a home invasion investigation, a deputy reported that his taser gun cartridge fell and broke.
April 18, 100 block of 25th Street North, criminal mischief. The front window of a newspaper box was apparently smashed with a rock.
April 21, 201 Gulf Drive N., Oma's Pizza parking lot. Someone dented the top of the tailgate on the back of a parked truck.
April 22, 200 block of Bridge Street, warrant. A man observed sitting on a bench was arrested on a Sarasota County warrant.
April 21, 3005 Gulf Drive, Mr. Bones BBQ parking lot, battery. A woman reported that as she opened her car door, she heard a popping sound and a projectile hit her arm.
April 22, Fourth and 39th Street, traffic crash. According to a witness, a blue Ford truck was speeding east on 39th Street and attempted to turn south on Fourth Avenue. The witness stated the vehicle was going too fast and ran into the back of another vehicle, pushing it into the vehicle ahead of it. The truck driver backed up and reportedly sped away, driving south on Fourth and then was observed turning south on Gulf Drive.
April 22, 5800 block of Gulf Drive, criminal mischief. Someone defaced the side of a building with blue and black spray paint.
April 22, 5400 block of Holmes Boulevard, warrant arrest. During a traffic stop, the passenger from the vehicle was arrested on a Monroe County warrant.
April 23, 100 block of 31st Street, burglary. According to the report, a couple returned home to find a man in their home. The man allegedly told them he saw his bike, which he claimed had been stolen, in front of their house. Evidence suggested the man broke into the home. The couple participated in a photo lineup and was able to positively identify the intruder. A capias request has been filed.
April 24, 500 block of Key Royale Drive, fraud. A woman reported receiving a bad check.
April 24, 5300 block of Gulf Drive, theft. A business owner reported that for two weeks, numerous landscaping items had been taken from the front of the business.
April 24, 400 block of 62nd Street, battery/drug arrest. During a domestic disturbance investigation, Mark Zipperer, 48, of Holmes Beach, was found in possession of Vicadin and Percacet without a valid prescription for the controlled substances. The defendant was booked for domestic battery and possession of a controlled substance.
April 24, 4000 Gulf Drive, Manatee Public Beach, burglary. A wallet and briefcase were reportedly stolen out of a car.
April 26, 3200 block of East Bay Drive, criminal mischief. A man reported that something was thrown at his car, which smashed over his windshield and front fender, leaving it wet. And officer detained a suspect found at a trolley stop, and the victim positively identified him. After his arrest he admitted to throwing a cup of ice at the car.