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Dispatch desk

Thursday, September 20, 2012

September 12

7:09 p.m. -- A caller reported his vehicle was broken down on the site of the new Subway and would pick it up tomorrow.

September 13

3:28 a.m. -- A caller from Jay Lane reported a dog barking incessantly. The officer referred the call to Animal Control for a follow up.

6:39 a.m. -- Officers found no need for alarm when responding to a possible break-in at a local beaver-themed eatery. An employee had forgotten to turn it off on arrival.

6:49 a.m. -- The officer who ran an ID on a guy walking down Hwy 23 S found he had an outstanding warrant with the ESPD for criminal trespass and arrested him.

12:55 p.m. -- EMS requested assistance with a welfare check on Shelton Drive. The subject of the check was fine.

1:14 p.m. -- Carroll County Sheriff's Dept. issued a "Be On The Lookout" (BOLO) for an elderly couple who had left Holiday Island headed toward Eureka. Police were advised they were in a red Ford pickup with no tailgate and wheelchair in the back. The male was reported not to have a license and was known to be "belligerent at times." The officer was unable to locate anything matching that description in the city.

5:28 p.m. -- A caller complained of traffic being blocked on Spring and Center Streets. There was a special event going on in Basin Spring Park until 7 p.m.

8:52 p.m. -- A caller advised of an older model red truck passing on curves on Hwy 23 South. No such truck could be located.

10:20 p.m. -- A caller from South Main Street called to complain of a man urinating on his building, then swearing at him and trying to run over him and a co-worker while leaving. The angry urinater was driving a blue Ford. He slipped away uncaught.

September 14

5:20 a.m. -- A caller from a local gas station reported a vehicle abandoned on site since at least 3:45 a.m. Police advised having it towed, and so it was.

10:33 a.m. -- A caller from a local community center called to report a missing iron bird bath. A report was taken.

4:04 p.m. -- Someone dialed 911 accidentally from Prospect Avenue.

4:50 p.m. -- An male was arrested on a bench warrant downtown.

5:55 p.m. -- A female was arrested on a bench warrant in the Historic Loop area.

6:14 p.m. -- Police intervened to investigate noise complaints from a local apartment complex, as well as accusations the loud kids were playing football and hitting cars with their pigskin. The officer told them to straighten up and fly right.

7:33 p.m. -- A caller reported a dead deer in the southbound land of Hwy 23 South near Acord's. Police explained the deer was not in their jurisdiction, at which point the deer apparently came back to life and ran off.

9:52 p.m. -- A false alarm was reported at a local store where everything costs a dollar, according to their sign, but in fact everything there is only very, very inexpensive.

11:05 p.m. -- A caller reported sighting a small mountain lion in the area near Pine Mountain Village "by the canoe place." Three investigating officers saw several deer there but no cougar.

September 15

3:03 a.m. -- A caller from a local motel reported "three guys trying to break into room 111." Police arrested one individual for public intox, criminal mischief and disorderly conduct.

3:06 a.m. -- The father of the individual in the previous call called to report his son missing. Said the two had been cutting through the woods from downtown and had become separated. Police had to tell the father his son was now in custody.

2:51 p.m. -- Police arrested an individual on a bench warrant on Wall Street.

7:21 p.m. -- Someone from the Crescent Hotel dialed 911 by accident. No harm done.

7:44 p.m. -- A black Lexus and a white GMC van had an unfortunate encounter on Wall Street. A report was taken and insurance info exchanged.

9:45 p.m. -- A local motel called to complain about noise from the bar next door. Officers had them turn down the music and close the doors.

10:39 p.m. -- A caller complained of harassing communications. Police referred the call to Carroll County since it was outside city limits.

10:53 p.m. -- A caller from the Crescent called to say she'd received multiple reports of individuals throwing beer bottles at St. Elizabeth's church. Police could not locate the culprits.

11:24 p.m. -- A caller from a local motel asked for help evicting some people who couldn't afford their room. Police complied.

September 16

9:52 a.m. -- Police arrested an individual on Stadium Road on an outstanding warrant.

11:58 a.m. -- A caller from a local shop complained of noise from a neighboring pub. Police advised the new manager of the noise ordinance, which took care of the problem.

4:51 p.m. -- A caller from a local gas station reported his vehicle had been backed into. An officer took the report.

8:03 p.m. -- A caller who reported feeling suicidal was taken by EMS to the hospital.

8:41 p.m. -- A caller from the Vaughn Street area reported hearing a dog that sounded like it was in distress. Police checked the area without luck.

10:06 p.m. -- Officers arrested an individual at the Lumberyard on a bench warrant.