The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:
At 5:57 p.m., a female called the police department to report she had been assaulted by a known male subject at her residence. Upon officer arrival in the 700 block of South East Street, the female advised she had been in an argument with a male friend who then assaulted her prior to his leaving. Officers then made contact with the male who was located walking on North Street. The male advised there was no assault and provided officers with an audio recording of the argument. No arrests were made at that time.
At 11:59 p.m., the police department responded to a crash in the area of South High Street and Dunlap Road. Upon officer arrival it was found that Kasey L. Tuttle, 26, of Georgetown, operating a 2007 Toyota sedan, had struck a deer. No injuries were reported at the time of crash.
At 2:54 p.m., the police department responded to a crash in the area of Johnson Street and Belfast Pike. Upon officer arrival it was found that Alexander Palmer, 23, of Wilmington, operating a 2004 Honda sedan, advised the officer the traction control device on the vehicle malfunctioned and the vehicle began to spin out of control. The vehicle made a complete spin before the right rear tire struck the embankment on the corner of Johnson Street and Belfast Pike. The right rear tire struck the embankment and caused the vehicle to overturn and slide on its top back into the middle of the roadway.
At 5:25 a.m., the police department received a call reporting a female juvenile had left her residence in the 200 block of East Walnut Street walking in an unknown direction. The female juvenile was located unharmed and was released to her parents.
At 9:34 p.m., the police department responded to a crash in the area of North High Street and Hobart Drive. Upon officer arrival it was found that Braden Heizer, 18, of Hillsboro, operating a 2000 Lincoln, informed the responding officer that the accelerator became stuck and he lost control of the vehicle. Heizer traveled off the right side of the roadway striking a speed limit sign causing minor damage to the vehicle and to the sign.
Joshua F. Stevens, 30, of Hillsboro, was arrested on a bench warrant.