Madison Police Department

On October 5 a burglary complaint was filed at an Eatonon Road location after a man reported that someone had entered his workshop and removed a 2003 Yamaha 225 dirt bike. The man said that access to the shop had been gained through a window. The bike is valued at $1,800.

On October 6 a simple battery complaint was filed at a Sulgrave Drive residence. According to reports, a man told officers that three men had come to his apartment to pick up clothes for a child. The man said after the men arrived, one man struck him in the head with a beer bottle. The three men told the officer that after they arrived the complainant allegedly “sucker punched” one of the men, punched a second man and punched a man in a car as the men were attempting to leave.

On September 24 Anna Marie Theresa Benkoski, 22, Madison, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and interference with a business. According to reports, Benkoski allegedly confronted a former boyfriend and his girlfriend while the couple was eating at Waffle House. Reports state that Benkoski allegedly made statement to the couple and that after the couple asked that the food be placed in “to go” containers and attempted to leave, Benkoski followed them to their vehicle and engaged in a heated argument.

On September 29 a larceny complaint was filed at a West Jefferson Street location. According to reports, a Clanton, Ala. man told authorities that he had packed up original art pieces in plastic containers for the night. The man said he was part of the Cotton South Arts Festival. The man said the next morning one of the containers was missing. The complainant valued the stolen art at $1,500.

On September 29 a damage to property complaint was filed at a Mapp Street residence. According to reports, a man reported that someone had entered his yard and scratched all four doors, the hood and trunk lid of his 2002 Dodge Stratus.

On October 2 Tiffany Renee Duvall, 24, Madison, was arrested and charged with shoplifting. According to reports, an employee at Ingles reported that he observed Duvall take $3.58 worth of rice cereal without paying for the item. Duvall was located in a van at Sunflower Food Store and an officer returned her to the store. The cereal was located in the vehicle.

On October 1 a theft of services complaint was filed at Huddle House restaurant, Eatonton Road. According to reports, a woman said a white male with large ears entered the restaurant, ordered a meal and ate the meal. The woman said the man then ordered a “to go” meal and left to go to the bathroom. The woman said the man never returned to pay for the meals.

On October 4 a larceny complaint was filed at the Budget Inn, Eatonton Road. According to reports, a woman reported that someone had entered her 1993 Ford Explorer and removed the radio.

On October 6 a theft of services complaint was filed at Waffle House, Eatonton Highway. According to reports, a woman stated that several teen-aged children entered the restaurant at 12:15 a.m. and were cursing loudly. The employee said the teens were told to keep their voices low. The woman said the teens left the restaurant without paying for a $6.47 meal.

Morgan County Sheriff’s Office

On October 5 a domestic violence complaint was filed at a Oak Lane location. According to reports, a deputy responded to a call at the residence and met with a man and woman in the front yard. Both said they had been engaged in an argument and the woman said she called 911 because she wanted the argument to end.

On October 6 a burglary complaint was filed at a Sewell Lane, Mansfield, location. According to reports, a man told authorities they had left the residence on October 2 and when they returned they noticed someone had kicked open a door and removed a Lyman muzzle loader rifle from a safe and two gallon bottles of change. The perpetrators also attempted to gain entry to a floor safe but failed.

On October 6 a burglary complaint was filed at a Newborn Road, Rutledge location. According to reports, someone forced entry into the residence and removed a plastic bear containing $600 in coins, a .50 caliber traditional black powder rifle, a Turkey Federation .12 gauge shotgun, a Barnett crowbow and bedding.

On October 4 a financial transaction card fraud complaint was filed at a Bostswick Road location. According to reports, a woman reported that someone had used her debit card to make six charges totaling $668.42 without her permission.

On October 3 an unwelcome advances complaint was filed at a Brownwood Road location. According to reports, a woman alleged that while her landlord was making repairs on her residence, he allegedly hugged her several times.

On October 2 a harassing phone calls complaint was filed at an Eatonton Road location. According to reports, a woman alleged that her son’s ex-girlfriend called her home and cell phone several times a day even after being told to cease. A deputy spoke with the ex-girlfriend who then agreed to stop calling the residence.

On October 1 a financial transaction card fraud complaint was filed at a Creekwood Circle location. According to reports, a woman stated that someone had used her Bank of America credit card to make more than $2,000 in purchases. The items were delivered to a Calhoun, Ga. address.