Eureka Springs Dispatches as of Aug. 20, 2008

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Aug. 20

2:19 a.m. -- A motion alarm went off a McDonald's. The building was found to be secure, and the keyholder was consulted.

11:17 a.m. -- A caller at Sheer Impressions By Lori complained of a suspicious female in a truck in the parking lot. Contact was made with the woman, and it was determined that she had run out of gas. A person arrived with a gas can and the subject left the area without incident.

9:25 a.m. -- A caller on Mountain Street advised that a puppy was found on her porch two days earlier, and that the information on the animal's tags was no longer valid. Animal control was notified.

12:46 p.m. -- A caller on Ridgeway reported finding a white and black mixed-breed dog in the area about two weeks before, and that it appeared to have had surgery lately. The information was given to animal control.

4:27 p.m. -- A caller at Twice Born reported the theft of a skateboard, and a report was taken.

8:07 p.m. -- A caller at Tad's Quik Stop reported a family disturbance in which a copper-colored man was attempting to get a female out of a vehicle. The female was possibly intoxicated, and refusing to get out, and claimed that she was hit by the man. The man claimed she hit her head on the dashboard. The woman was arrested for public intoxication.

Aug. 21

11:47 a.m. -- A semi was reported overturned in the intersection of U.S. Hwy. 62 and Ark. Hwy. 23 South, and a report was made.

1 p.m. -- Vandalism was reported at a Cross Street address, and a report was taken.

9:26 p.m. -- Carroll County Sheriff's office requested assistance regarding a possible wanted person at a White Street residence.

10:02 p.m. -- An anonymous caller reported a person selling prescription medications in the Eureka Springs area. The information was provided to the police chief and detectives.

Aug. 22

1:56 a.m. -- Officers arrested a man from a traffic stop near Bunch's Quik Chek after it was determined that he had been drinking.

11:47 a.m. -- Officers responded to the intersection of U.S. Hwy. 62 and Ark. Hwy. 23 South where an 18-wheeler loaded with grain had overturned.

2:57 p.m. -- Subject showed up in city court intoxicated and Judge Marianne MBeth held the subject in contempt of court, ordered him to pay $175 in fees and to be held until sober.

3:19 p.m. -- A hit and run accident was investigated at All Seasons Real Estate.

4:03 p.m. -- Two persons were reported missing from a bus. They were later located on the wrong bus.

4:13 p.m. -- A hit and run was reported in the parking lot of Carroll House Apartments while vehicle's owner was not at home.

5:46 p.m. -- Officers picked up subject on Benton Street on a ESPD warrant arrest.

11:01 p.m. -- Officers found a female passed out on a bench in Basin Park and arrested her.

Aug. 23

1:03 a.m. -- A report of a suspicious person at the trolley depot led to the public intoxication arrest of a male subject passed out on the sidewalk.

12:29 p.m. -- Officer responded to a complaint on Washington Street that the landlord and a tenant were having issues with a male subject that is camped out at the house.

4:28 p.m. -- Quicker Liquor reported that a man attempted to shoplift, taking three bottles and leaving $40 in cash, advising owner not to call police.

10:11 -- Officers found intoxicated male walking in middle of the roadway on U.S. 62 near Tad's. Arrest was made.

Aug. 24

1:49 a.m. -- Officer arrested a male subject on Armstrong Street who was driving his vehicle.

1:55 a.m. -- The manager of a hotel on Spring Street requested an officer due to altercations between a couple in their room. Officer responded and spoke with both parties.

5:12 a.m. -- Caller on Douglas Street called to complain she had been awakened by a man hollering outside her home. She said she looked out her window and he was squatting by a neighbor's car with his pants down. Responding officers could not find the subject.

7:52 p.m. -- Officers responded to a call from Harts, where a man was following employees around and making them nervous. Subject left before officers arrived.

8:21 p.m. -- Report received that a porch swing had been stolen from the log cabin behind Bunch's Quick Check.

9:03 -- Complaint received that items had been stolen off of a moving truck on Pivot Rock Road.

Aug. 25

1:08 a.m. -- An Elk Street resident advised that a neighbor was yelling for help. Officer checked on subject and determined she needed EMS.


Aug. 20

11:37 p.m. -- Medical personnel responded to a woman at the police department who was complaining of head pain following a fight.