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Law Enforcement Blotter: July 17

DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Tuesday, July 17

Suspicious activity, comp saw kids run into pasture, searched area, unable to locate.

Suspicious activity, caller stated someone is outside, can hear moving around, checked area, nothing located.

Suspicious activity, caller stated male is outside ringing doorbell, banging on the door.

Suspicious person, male walking eastbound, seems intoxicated, Evansville.

Conservation animal, caller stated there was a dead eagle in the roadway.

Property damage crash, two vehicles, no injuries, County Road 21 Southwest and County Road 4 Southwest.

Suspicious activity, caller reported someone put rat poisoning in a bowl on the steps.

Suspicious activity, caller reported a young female was running in the road, stopping cars, person was picking flowers near mailbox, mother was outside watching.

Suspicious activity, caller reported someone entered his home while his daughter was sleeping and left after she woke up, heard noises in the house, nothing appeared to damaged to missing.

Driving complaint, truck all over the road.

Fire, ditch fire north of residence, County Road 87 Southeast.

Driving complaint, vehicle in and out of the ditch.

Motorist assist, vehicle overheated, has help coming, Farwell.

Public assist, caller reported there was a fox with mange, off the road in an empty lot, advised to let nature take its course.

Suspicious person, caller stated a homeless man was living in a van, Brandon.

ALEXANDRIA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Tuesday, July 17

Public assist, caller had questions about serving an eviction notice.

Property damage crash, two vehicles, no injuries, 3rd Avenue West, Broadway Street.

Suspicious activity, caller reported man in a truck followed her while during errands around town, then drove by her house several times after she returned home, parked truck and was last seen walking westbound.

Attempted fraud, comp received a scam call from the IRS.

Property damage crash, minor crash, 2nd Avenue East, Broadway Street.

Drug related activity, caller reported her father passed away and when going through his belongings noticed a large amount of his medications were missing.

Parking complaint, trailer parked without a vehicle.

Property damage crash, minor crash, Bryant Street.

Property damage crash, two vehicles, minor crash, parties exchanged information, 15th Avenue East, Broadway Street.

Traffic hazard, caller reported some sort of pipe in the middle of the road, it was drain tile, moved off the road.

Public assist, caller looking for help with ducks stuck in drain, ducks were taken out of storm drain.

Hit and run, vehicle was hit on Broadway.

Property damage crash, two vehicles, minor crash, 30th Avenue East.

Burglary, theft of wallet and cash is missing from purse, also prescriptions from house.

Suspicious vehicle, minivan with lights on facing the caller’s residence, been sitting there for 10 minutes and making kids nervous.

Driving complaint, vehicle all over the road, stopped well beyond stop sign at intersection.

Juvenile trouble, caller woke up by his dogs barking, two young males on bikes in street, comp told them to go home to bed, they got mouthy, last seen on corner of street.

This is not a comprehensive report of all local law enforcement activity, rather, a brief recap of daily calls for service.

Celeste Edenloff

Celeste is a reporter for the Alexandria Echo Press and has lived in the Alexandria Lakes Area since 1997. She first worked for the Echo Press as a reporter from 1999 to 2011, and returned in June 2016 to report on the community she calls home. Besides writing articles for the Echo Press, she has a blog, “Newspaper Girl on the Run.” Celeste is on a continuous healthy living journey and loves to teach bootcamp fitness classes and run. She has participated in nearly 200 races with her husband, Al, covering the 5K, 10K, 10-mile and half-marathon (13.1 mile) distances.

(320) 763-1242
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