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Dispatch Desk

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

June 4

9:43 a.m. -- ESFD responded to a car fire and ESPD provided traffic control.

11:24 a.m. -- Two black Labs were running loose on US 62. Animal Control picked them up and took to the pound where their owner retrieved them.

11:43 a.m. -- Clerk at a business had an elderly customer who could not remember where he had parked his car. Responding officer helped him find it.

12:48 p.m. -- Two-vehicle traffic accident resulted in very little damage so no report was filed.

9:03 p.m. -- Motel employee reported that a car was suspiciously parked near a storage building and then drove away headed west on US 62. Officers checked the scene and found everything secure.

9:15 p.m. -- A restaurant employee thought two individuals, one inside the building and the other outside, appeared to be acting suspiciously. Officer spoke with both individuals and found things to be okay.

10:55 p.m. -- Owner of a business had seen two or three individuals with flashlights prowling outside his business. Officer responded and the prowlers were gone, and it appeared nothing had been disturbed or taken.

June 5

3:28 a.m. -- Resident near downtown saw two baby raccoons on a street, and a fox attacked and ate one of them. The other climbed a utility pole. The information was forwarded to Animal Control.

9:20 a.m. -- Caller reported that her daughter had run into a parked car while riding her bike and she was now at ESH with minor injuries. Officer discovered the child was okay and there had been no damage to the car, so no report was necessary.

2:05 p.m. -- An alarm sounded at a business but the officer found everything secure.

2:45 p.m. -- An elderly person could not find his vehicle downtown. Officers were on the lookout when the owner found it.

June 6

12:55 a.m. -- Eyewitness told ESPD he was concerned that a male parked in a loading zone with lights on and engine running might be passed out. Officers went to the scene and took the individual to the police station where his friend picked him up.

8:59 a.m. -- Alarm company reported an alarm at a downtown business, but responding officer discovered it was a false alarm.

10:30 a.m. -- There was a one-vehicle accident in a parking lot.

10:37 a.m. -- There was another accident in a parking lot.

12:27 p.m. -- Animal Control recognized the dogs running loose near an apartment complex because he had already warned the owner not to let them run loose, so he returned them to the owner with a citation.

1:55 p.m. -- Resident reported that his violin had been stolen from his vehicle.

June 7

11:03 a.m. -- A concerned citizen asked Animal Control to check on the welfare of dogs nearby because she thought they were being neglected. ACO found the dogs had plenty of water and food and saw no signs of neglect.

1:31 p.m. -- Parks Department got a report that someone was in Basin Park selling land. Turns out it was children rehearsing for a play.

June 8

7:11 a.m. -- Officer checked out a person possibly passed out in a parked vehicle.

Turns out he was just resting.

June 9

8:00 a.m. -- Alert citizen noticed a semi going up the loop headed for trouble. Officer responded and led the driver back to US 62.

12:37 p.m. -- Two males at Magnetic Spring were allegedly being rude to others. They told the responding officer they lived nearby and left the scene on foot.

3:50 p.m. -- Sheriff's office advised ESPD of a 911 hangup call at a local hotel, but everything was okay.

5:52 p.m. -- Sheriff's office reported a 911 hangup call from a local address and no answer on call back. Responding officers found no one at the address or any signs of a struggle, and the resident was not reported at either hospital in the county. Apparently a misdial.

9:26 p.m. -- Resident reported her vehicle had been stolen. ESPD distributed the report statewide.

June 10

2:41 a.m. -- A group of as many as ten were reportedly yelling and screaming in Basin Park and the music in one of their cars was turned up very loud. Responding officers spoke with the group and they left the area.

1:02 p.m. -- Officer checking ES High School found two doors open. Upon further investigation, he found a coach inside.

9:46 p.m. -- Eureka EMS responding to a call encountered a vehicle with its flashers on. Officer assisted the driver who had run out of gas.



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