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Police Calls: Sticky fingers lift sticky notes

| November 16, 2022 1:00 AM

The police calls section is presented for entertainment purposes only and does not reflect the nature or the volume of the calls received by local law enforcement.

October 22

1:27 p.m. A man cut down a tree on Cedar Street and it fell, blocking the entire street.

2:12 p.m. According to the caller, two females shoplifted some items from a store on Central Avenue, including a Buddha, a pill box and nearly ten dollars worth of sticky notes.

4:52 p.m. Another injured deer was reported.

7:39 p.m. The caller has been watching traffic on Thirteenth Street and says the road is caving in and cars are bottoming out.

9:39 p.m. When the caller saw a man pull what looked like a pistol from his waistband and point it across the parking lot on Wisconsin Avenue, it was actually a halloween costume party and the gun was a nerf gun.

October 24

12:07 p.m. She reported the loss of her black, fringed purse on Spokane Avenue.

2:23 p.m. A caller with multiple complaints said they heard a gunshot, they are tired of logging trucks driving on Karrow Avenue and that heavy speeding is occurring in that area.

2:39 p.m. Someone found an expensive wheelchair tipped over in a field and thought it was suspicious. Nothing out of the ordinary was found when law enforcement checked.

8:37 p.m. A 35-foot long semi hit a guardrail on Highway 93 and jammed the storage box into the tires. Apparently, it was difficult to find a company with a wrecker that was in service at the time.

October 25

10:14 a.m. The construction trailer that has been parked on Lupfer Avenue for a week was stickered.

10:46 a.m. Someone lost a small brown wallet on Spokane Avenue.

12:38 p.m. A Nissan Frontier was seen crossing the double yellow line and having a hard time maintaining the lane when driving down from the mountain and across town.

2:12 p.m. A bicycle with a basket has been parked at the business on Highway 93 for over a week and the employee there would like it to be picked up.

3:33 p.m. Another injured deer was reported as needing to be dispatched.

3:39 p.m. A larger brown and white Border Collie mix was missing from Nature Trail.

October 26

3:55 p.m. Two dogs were located and returned to the owner along with a citation for having animals at large.

7:10 p.m. The female driver of the Nissan pulled out in front of the caller and was swerving down Wisconsin Avenue.

11:55 p.m. An employee of the business on Highway 93 reported a man and a woman who stole regular food items like steaks and crackers and ran out of the store quickly.

October 27

8:45 a.m. Apparently, there are no parking signs on Shiloh Avenue and people keep parking on it anyway.

10:17 a.m. While the vehicle was legally parked, the very large horse trailer was parked so it was blocking the vision of other traffic, thereby making it a traffic hazard.

1:44 p.m. A large bloodhound without a collar would not be captured as he ran under the bridge on Baker Avenue.

4:10 p.m. Some little kid on a little dirt bike is riding really fast and it is too loud, according to the caller on Baker Avenue.

4:14 p.m. The caller has had it with the construction and the company parking in front of his driveway and garage. The vehicle in question has moved on.

5:51 p.m. Who let the dog out? A dog that got out of the house on Colorado Avenue was seen at the City Beach but is still at large.

10:36 p.m. The employee at the business on Highway 93 wanted to advise law enforcement that a customer found someone hiding in the bathroom.

1:21 a.m. Reportedly, a man entered the business on Highway 93 and stole three 30-packs of Twisted Tea.

5:31 a.m. A man explained away calling 911 by saying he hit the wrong button on his phone when reaching for the snooze.

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