Nov. 14, 300 block of Gulf Drive South, traffic arrest. A woman was cited for driving with an expired tag.
Nov. 18, 100 block of 24th Street North, trespass. A man requested a trespass warning be issued to a male living with his daughter. According to the report, the father owns the property and his daughter was not to have anyone living with her.
Nov. 18, 2400 block of Avenue B, resisting arrest. Officers responded to a fight in progress. Upon arrival, the officers witnessed a male hitting another man that he had pinned down. According to the report, once officers made their presence known the suspect became verbally abusive and resisted arrest.
Nov. 18, 400 block of Gulf Drive North, warrant and drug arrest. During a routine traffic stop, Kevin Tupin, 21, of Bradenton, was arrested when officers found him to be in possession of two pipes. According to the report, a pipe used for smoking marijuana was in plain view of the officer when Tupin exited his vehicle and a second pipe used for smoking cocaine was reportedly found in the waistband of Tupin’s pants. The suspect was also wanted on a Manatee County warrant for violation of probation.
Nov. 19, 100 block of Gulf Drive North, driver’s license. Officers contacted the driver of a car parked at the beach after hours and at that time established the person’s driver’s license was suspended. The man was reportedly advised to make other arrangements for transportation. According to the report, the man was seen later the same evening driving the vehicle and was arrested.
Nov. 19, 200 Gulf Drive N., BeachHouse Restaurant, theft. A woman reported that she placed her wallet on the dining table and forgot to take it when leaving the restaurant. When she returned the wallet was gone.
Nov. 20, 2601 Gulf Drive N., Sandpiper Resort, criminal mischief. The convertible top of a vehicle parked at the mobile home park was reportedly damaged.
Nov. 18, 4600 block of Gulf Drive, traffic arrest. A woman was cited for lacking proof of insurance and proper vehicle registration.
Nov. 18, 5424 Marina Drive, Jessie’s Island Store, warrant arrest. A man was arrested on a Manatee County warrant for violation of probation.
Nov. 18, 300 block of 56th Street, trespass. A woman reported that she suspected a man previously issued a trespass warning was prowling around her home. According to the report, when officers found the suspect at the back doorstep of the woman’s home and he was arrested.
Nov. 16, 4600 block of Gulf Drive, traffic crash. An officer observed a trolley stop bench that had been destroyed and damage to a nearby condominium sign. The sign for the trolley stop was reportedly found in the middle of the road. Residents reported hearing a loud crash around 3 a.m. but did not see the accident. Holmes Beach Police Chief Jay Romine estimated the value of the damage at $1,200.
Nov. 20, 500 block of Key Royale Drive, criminal mischief. A man reported that a rock had been thrown through the window of his parked truck.
Nov. 20, 6200 block of Flotilla Drive, Baker Act. Officers responded to a possible domestic situation. Both a woman’s mother and husband informed police of their concerns that the woman was not taking her medication or caring for herself. The woman was taken into custody under the Baker Act.