911 Call – Subject Yelling for Police (12-24-14)

Whiting PD was detailed to the area of 119th Street and Cleveland Avenue in reference to a 911 call of a subject yelling for the police.  The caller reported that the male subject is possibly behind the Clipper Bar but the caller could not see the subject.  Sgt. Hale advised that a male subject has barricaded himself in his apartment and possibly has a gun.  Hammond PD called to assist.  At 2316 hrs. officers will gain entry to the apartment when Hammond Officers arrive with a Taser.  Officers advised that entry was gained to the apartment and requested an ambulance for a subject with a stab wound.  Lt. Tobias advised that they have one subject in custody.  The ambulance transported the subject to the hospital.  Sgt. Greer was called out to the scene.  An officer advised another officer in the ambulance that the transported subject had been taking cocaine.  St. Catherine’s Hospital advised that the subject will be admitted and a police hold will be placed on the subject.  Officers arrested Thomas J Hilton of 285 S. 600 W Hebron, IN for Resisting Law Enforcement.  The hospital was advised to contact the Whiting PD prior to his release and Whiting PD will pick the subject up.  The knife was transported to the Whiting PD and placed in evidence.