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Johnstown: Calls involve juvenile behavior

Johnstown police recently responded to calls about juveniles.

Police performed a wellness check on an absent student at 7:43 a.m. March 4, when her friends showed disturbing text messages to an administrator at Adams Middle School.

A small child appeared to be driving a vehicle at Sportsman Club Road and East Coshocton Street, according to a traffic report received at 5:16 p.m. March 1. The driver had a temporary permit, and a valid driver was with the motorist, according to reports.

In other Johnstown police reports:

* A resident in the 100 block of South Main Street reported at 4:20 a.m. March 4 that her ex-boyfriend was tapping on her home's window and walking and lying on the front porch.

* A resident in the Leafy Dell apartments was advised to turn down the music after a neighbor reported a disturbance at 10:22 p.m. March 3. The loud noise is a common occurrence, according to reports.

* A daughter assaulted her mother in the 300 block of Meadow Knoll, according to a domestic call received by police at 12:13 p.m. March 1.

* Police checked a house in the 300 block of Stonehedge Row Drive at 8:43 p.m. Feb. 28 after someone said the residence had been vacant for a year though lights were on upstairs and the blinds were open. Police said the residence checked okay, according to reports.

* A suspicious vehicle was reported at Coughlin Ford, 670 W. Coshocton St., at 11:53 p.m. Feb. 27. The vehicle checked out and belonged to the night cleaning crew, according to reports.

* A resident in the 100 block of Briarwood Drive reported the landlord and maintenance man threatened her at 4:06 p.m. Feb. 26.

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