Berryville Dispatches

Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Week of Feb. 11

Feb. 11

5:08 a.m. - An alarm call from the Medicine Chest was investigated.

8:04 a.m. - An alarm at a bank branch was checked out.

8:46 a.m. - An alarm at Sears was checked.

10:43 a.m. - A funeral escort was provided.

4:27 p.m. - A report of someone getting hurt at the Wal-Mart parking lot was evidently unfounded. There was another officer working a traffic accident.

11:09 p.m. - A welfare check was provided at a Smalley address.

11:45 p.m. - Screaming at a Railroad address turned out to be a subject on the way to the emergency room.

Feb. 12

1:41 a.m. - An alarm at the Family Vet Clinic was checked and assistance given to a county deputy who responded.

6:03 a.m. - Standby at a Jefferson address medical emergency was provided.

6:18 a.m. - Standby for a medical at a Clive apartment was provided.

8:58 a.m. - An alarm at a Pine address was checked.

8:56 p.m. - Information was taken regarding possible harassing telephone calls at a Clive address.

9:14 p.m. - A reported reckless driver was stopped and advised.

10:24 p.m. - Loud music and other problems were resolved at a Springfield apartment.

11:11 p.m. - A battery complaint called in by a Mountain Avenue person turned out to be a Barry County, Mo., matter.

11:37 p.m. - The resident of a Jackson address was told there was a light blinking on and off in the garage.

Feb. 13

4:10 a.m. - An alarm at Sonic was checked.

1:36 p.m. - A request to assist animal control on Bobo was cancelled.

2:29 p.m. - A cell phone stolen from the Berryville Community Center required a report.

4:04 p.m. - A report of a shoplifter at Wal-Mart was documented.

5:26 p.m. - A theft at the Jewelry Store was documented.

7:50 p.m. - A suspicious vehicle on Eureka Avenue was checked and found to be okay.

9:10 p.m. - A verbal dispute at Price Cutter was mediated.

Feb. 14

1:45 a.m. - A juvenile was transported home after stopped by police for a curfew violation at the corner of North Springfield and Champion Hills. The mother was advised.

4:48 a.m. - A suspicious vehicle and its occupants were checked in the Industrial Park.

5 a.m. - A barking dog complaint on Phillips Street was investigated. The animal control officer was to be notified.

9:04 a.m. - Little kids playing in the street were found to be in their back yard with an adult when police followed up on a West Church Avenue complaint.

10:35 a.m. - A bad check report was filed for a gas station owner.

1:35 p.m. - An attempted to assist a motorist who was locked out of a vehicle was thwarted when the motorist left before police arrived.

2:55 p.m. - A funeral escort and traffic control was provided.

4:04 p.m. - A traffic accident at the junction of U.S. Hwy. 62 and Springfield Street required a report.

9:56 p.m. - An open door at the country club was secured.

10:40 p.m. - Lights on and an open door at a church were checked. It was okay.

Feb. 15

1:08 a.m. - A lost truck driver was led to Tyson Foods.

5:45 p.m. - A report from Stone County regarding a possible suicide was checked but the subject was not at the address provided.

7:41 p.m. - Vehicles parked unlawfully in a McKennon yard were moved upon request.

9:18 p.m. - A subject was arrested for DWI.

10:25 p.m. - All was secure at the county club when police checked.

Feb. 16

1:40 a.m. - A stolen truck was recovered and a subject arrested at Locust Heights.

6:21 a.m. - Assistance was provided to a county deputy.

9:58 a.m. - A terroristic threatening report was filed and the matter referred to county authorities.

11:36 a.m. - A stolen dog report was filed at Berryville Ford.

11:42 a.m. - A bucket in the roadway was moved prior to police arriving.

1:55 p.m. - A private property traffic accident report was filed at a bank branch office.

3:36 p.m. - An intoxicated subject driving from Wal-Mart could not be located.

4:27 p.m. - Subjects fighting in a vehicle headed toward Berryville were stopped and their verbal argument was mediated.

7 p.m. - A lost or stolen purse report was filed.

7:36 p.m. - The stoplight at the intersection of Hwy. 62 and 21 South was out because of a lighting strike. Public works was contacted.

8:40 p.m. - A one vehicle traffic accident near Country Junction did not get a report because the vehicle was gone when police arrived.

9:26 p.m. - A request for assistance with an unruly prisoner at the jail required no action.

10:26 p.m. - An investigation into a possible self-inflicted gun shot wound was initiated at a Cherry Street home.

10:28 p.m. - Police followed up with a visit to the emergency room where the gunshot victim was transported.

Berryville Fire


9 p.m. Feb. 17 - The BFD responded to a car fire on County Road 219. The Chevy pickup, parked unoccupied along the side of the road, was destroyed. The cause of the fire is under investigation.