2:02 a.m. — While patrolling, an officer discovered a male subject sleeping on a bench. Upon further communication, the officer discovered the subject to be intoxicated and arrested him for public intoxication and sleeping in public. Again with the sleeping in public. Isn’t that in the Bill of Rights?
9:56 a.m. — Carroll County Dispatch advised of a 911 caller who sounded like they were in possible distress and out of breath at a local business. An officer responded and made contact with the subject, who was OK and did not require medical assistance. No report was needed. We’re not sure, but that might have been our associate editor breathless and “in distress” about the last episode of The Bachelor.
1:34 p.m. — A caller advised of a vehicle at the cemetery blocking the driveway and requested an officer to respond. An officer responded, and the driver checked OK. They were having their vehicle towed.
3:05 a.m. — An officer responded to a report of an intruder inside a residence. Upon arrival, the intruder had left. The officer spoke with the complainant, who advised a male entered her residence through the downstairs window that she had forgotten to lock. He was only in the residence for approximately 10 minutes, then left. The officer checked the residence as well as the outside perimeter and area. No one was seen matching the description of the complainant. A report was taken.
5:11 a.m. — An officer responded to an area business for a commercial burglary alarm and spoke to the owner, who was moving into the business.
7:47 a.m. — Carroll County Dispatch requested an officer to respond to a local residence to assist with an unattended death. Officers responded and assisted.
9:20 a.m. — Carroll County Dispatch advised of a 911 call where they could hear kids yelling in the background. Officers responded to check the area. A gym class was in progress on the track. All was well. Make up your own joke.
1:33 p.m. — A caller requested an officer to respond to a local business for a report of theft. An officer responded and took a report.
5:08 p.m. — An officer responded to a report of found property. No report was needed.
1:53 p.m. — Carroll County Dispatch requested officers to respond to a domestic in progress at a local business. Officers responded, and the suspect was gone on arrival. The victim was transported to the hospital, and a “be on the lookout” was issued for the suspect, who was later arrested by the Fayetteville Police Department.
5:50 p.m. — An officer responded to a medical dispatch and assisted EMS.
1:29 a.m. — An officer responded to a report of a subject falling in an area restaurant’s parking lot and possibly breaking a leg. Upon arrival, the officer advised that the situation had been resolved.
11:06 a.m. — A caller requested the animal control officer to respond to a local residence in reference to a small dog being tied to the front porch all tangled up for several days. The ACO responded to check on the welfare of the animal. The dog was OK and had water that it could reach. The dog was not in any distress.
10:54 p.m. — An officer responded to a report of a large limb blocking the roadway and removed it.
12:12 a.m. — Officers responded to a report of a suspicious male hanging around an area hotel who was not verified as an employee or a guest. Officers searched the grounds and the area but were unable to locate the subject. It was later discovered the laundry was broken into. A report was taken, and a description of the individual was given to all officers.