Sheriff's report: Oct. 23 - 30, 2017
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10:26 a.m. – Unspecified medical. Lick Creek VFD and Ozark County Ambulance responded. Coroner was also dispatched.
11:18 a.m. – Subject arrested on Tarmac Drive. OCSD.
12:00 p.m. – Mailbox stolen on Country Road 519A. OCSD spoke with female subject; possible civil issue.
12:19 p.m. – Real estate agent is at a house on County Road 638 that has been stripped. OCSD officer talked with caller.
3:09 p.m. – Caller said a white bulldog with a black spot on its eye, and a black Lab-type dog have been coming into his yard on High School Drive and acting aggressive. Officer spoke with dog owner. Warning issued.
3:58 p.m. – Caller said his ex-wife was supposed to pick up child and have visitation from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. today but has not picked up child for visitation. Wanted on record for court.
5:44 p.m. – Caller says male subject came to her house on Oct. 8 with a rifle, demanding to speak with a female he believed broke into his home and stole money and jewelry. Handled by officer.
6:26 p.m. – Medical: male in his 70s is experiencing confusion and possible blood-sugar issues. OCA responded; patient was transported to Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains.
6:28 p.m. – Cow in roadway on Highway 181 near Zanoni Mill. Dispatcher contacted animal owner.
6:40 p.m. – Caller said a dog is attacking other dogs on County Road 635. Officer spoke with animal owner; he said he will take care of the dog getting out.
6:52 p.m. – Caller said someone has attempted to set a double-wide trailer on fire that he recently purchased. Officer spoke with caller and neighbors.
9:18 p.m. – Caller said she heard someone fire four shots; she’s not sure if someone is poaching. Referred to Missouri Department of Conservation agent.
3:04 a.m. – Medical: Inmate needs insulin check for his diabetes. OCA responded.
6:02 a.m. – Deer has been hit and is still alive in the middle of Highway 181. OCSD responded; animal was gone on arrival.
6:53 a.m. – Traffic stop: assistance rendered on Highway 5 north.
7:44 a.m. – Caller said cows are out on Highway 181 at Zanoni bridge. Dispatcher called owner; they are putting up the cattle.
8:24 a.m. – Medical: 80-year-old female is sweating and has high pulse rate. Timber Knob VFD and OCA responded. Patient was transported to OMC.
10:15 a.m. – Debris reported in roadway on Highway 5 south. OCSD rendered assistance.
10:22 a.m. – Caller reported a tree across road on Highway 95 south of Thornfield. OCSD rendered assistance.
11:19 a.m. – Medical: male with history of heart trouble and COPD is having trouble breathing and has blood pressure of 177/103. Contacted Howell County.
2:19 p.m. – Prisoner transport: Aaron White.
2:22 p.m. – Prisoner transport: Rebecca Ruud to Taney County Jail on change of venue.
6:52 p.m. – Physical domestic disturbance reported at Airport Trailer Park. OCSD responded.
6:59 p.m. – Caller hit deer on Highway 160 west of Highway 5 north in a 2006 Dodge Dart, resulting in driver-side damage. Gainesville VFD responded; no debris in roadway.
7:34 p.m. – Caller said a transformer is sparking on Highway 95 north, west of Souder turnoff. Wasola VFD responded; WRVEC was contacted.
8:48 p.m. – Caller reported loud music coming from residence on Highway 181. Handled by officer.
9:25 p.m. – Caller said door is open and a light is on inside the old Souder schoolhosue on County Road 142. OCSD responded; checked OK. Subject had recently purchased the property and is fixing it up.
11:47 p.m. – Caller said she hears people out in her barn, and people are driving heavy machinery up and down County Road 835. OCSD responded; unable to locate.
3:00 a.m. – Caller said a Honda car, possibly white or gray, is driving up and down County Road 523, revving the engine. OCSD responded; unable to locate.
5:40 a.m. – Medical: 67-year-old male on Medical Drive is having possible CVA (stroke). OCA responded.
6:22 a.m. – Cow is in Highway 95 roadway near Thornfield School. Animal owner was contacted.
7:23 a.m. – Caller hit deer in her 2009 Ford Edge, resulting in damage to the front end. Wanted on record for insurance.
8:34 a.m. – Another vehicle backed into caller’s vehicle on Harlin Drive. Short narrative report taken.
8:37 a.m. – Caller said a drain on the north side of her house on County Road 659 has been dug up; she said it must have been done between Oct. 10-17 when she was gone. Wanted on record.
11:43 a.m. – Caller said the backdoor is open on a home, and the owner is in the nursing home; also, the grass needs to be mowed. OCSD checked; door was open, but officer didn’t see anything inside that looked as if it had been disturbed.
12:24 p.m. – Caller said a semi-truck on Highway 5 north by Bryant Plastics is all over the road; the box trailer has a red tarp over the top of it. OCSD rendered assistance.
2:57 pm. – Medical: unconscious person at Cloud 9 Ranch. OCA responded. Patient was transported to OMC.
3:42 p.m. – Civil matter: people were escorted from a residence on Highway 160 west. OCSD.
3:44 p.m. – Dora VFD responded in mutual aid to Douglas County for vehicle accident.
6:34 p.m. – Caller in Theodosia said another person is harassing her. OCSD responded. Gone on arrival.
7:16 p.m. – Driver hit a deer on Highway 101; no injuries.
7:27 p.m. – Caller reported people who are fighting over items in a trailer house on County Road 557. OCSD responded.
9:15 p.m. – Caller in Tecumseh said she has had a donkey and a horse die within the last three months, and she is having bloodwork done on the animals. Caller wanted it on record for now until results of bloodwork come back.
1:24 a.m. – Inmate needs medical attention for arm. OCA responded.
3:28 a.m. – Stranded motorist on T Highway at Mammoth just west of church. OCSD rendered assistance.
10:25 a.m. – Medical: Elderly male has high blood pressure and heart rate. OCA, Theodosia Area VFD and Air Evac responded. Patient was transported by Air Evac.
11:32 a.m. – Car has broken down on Highway 160 just east of Spring Creek Bridge, blocking eastbound lane. Unable to locate.
2:57 p.m. – Caller said someone had cut the lock off his storage unit on County Road 132. OCSD responded.
9:15 p.m. – Caller said someone had shot his dog on County Road 806. OCSD responded.
11:06 p.m. – Caller on East Tower Drive said someone had untied his dog. OCSD rendered assistance. Dog was not untied. Extra leash had been added to the wire.
3:36 a.m. – Medical: 93-year-old female has pulled out her feeding tube. OCA responded. Patient was transported to OMC
6:56 a.m. – Caller reported a careless and imprudent drive operating a red car on Highway 160 near the sale barn. OCSD rendered assistance.
7:05 a.m. – OMC called and asked that someone at a specified residence be told that a woman at OMC was ready to be picked up. OMC called back; the number provided was legit, and they had contacted the family to come pick up the woman.
7:40 a.m. – Caller reported a lost or stolen tag on Highway 160. Entered into MULES as lost or stolen.
1:38 p.m. – Employee at Antler Package Store has video of a stealing incident; she is bringing it to OCSD office. Report taken.
4:40 and 4:46 p.m. – Structure fire on County Road 379 in Dora. Dora VFD responded with mutual aid from Tecumseh and Eastern Douglas VFDs. Red Cross, OCA and Howell-Oregon Electric also responded.
6:08 p.m. – Party on County Road 806 has had brake line cut on a vehicle. Wanted on record.
6:39 p.m. – Medical: medical alert was activated on T Highway. OCA responded. False alarm.
8:11 p.m. – Medical: 85-year-old man has taken 15 hydrocodone pills. Thornfield VFD and OCA responded.
8:48 p.m. – OnStar alert activated when vehicle hit a deer on Highway 160 east. MSHP and Duke’s towing dispatched.
8:55 a.m. – Suspicious vehicle reported in Gainesville. Caller wanted it on record.
9:12 p.m. – Warrant arrest on D Highway: Sharlene Deever.
9:38 p.m. – Driver hit deer with her 2004 Kia on Arkansas Highway 201. Wanted on record.
10:54 and 10:55 p.m. – Vehicle accident on J Highway with possible entrapment. OCSD, Gaines-ville VFD and Baxter Ambulance dispatched. VFD was canceled.
12:01 a.m. – MSHP Troop G notified OCSD of a child abduction involving one female and one toddler. Suspects are traveling on Highway 160 from Taney County in a white Ford Winstar with unknown license place. Two black males, one white male. OCSD rendered assistance. Vehicle was stopped in Branson.
4:49 a.m. – Caller said two males with hoods and masks went into J-Mart Bullseye; caller is worried about worker there. Dispatcher called the store. Employee said subjects were just wearing winter hats.
8:32 a.m. – Caller found Dachshund-type dog on D Highway at County Road 863. Wanted on record in case animal’s owner calls.
10:28 a.m. – A black calf is out on T Highway at Mammoth near church. Dispatcher was unable to determine animal’s owner. No police action.
1:12 p.m. – Ten cows are out on County Road 517. Dispatcher contacted possible animal owner.
7:07 p.m. – Medical: 66-year-old man has fallen from a tree stand on County Road 619. MDC notified; assistance rendered.
7:40 p.m. – Warrant arrest in Pontiac. OCSD.
7:52 p.m. – Caller reported property damage / vandalism on County Road 382 and a fight with caller’s neighbor. OCSD responded.
9:19 p.m. – Medical: Four-wheeler accident with head injuries. OCA responded.
1:40 a.m. – Suspicious vehicle reported at Bennett’s Auto. OCSD responded; checked OK.
11 a.m. – Medical: 72-year-old female fell three hours ago and is experiencing rib and side pain. OCA responded. Patient was transported to OMC.
1:39 p.m. – Medical: 60-year-old female has compound fracture in lower leg. OCA responded; patient was transported to BRMC.
6:30 p.m. – Caller said her husband was hitting her. She came into OCSD office and filed statement.
7:37 p.m. – Caller said her mother was supposed to be at her son’s birthday party at 3 p.m. today and had gotten into an argument with her husband and left; caller has been unable to make contact with her by phone. Handled by OCSD officer. Female had taken purse and all the pain meds. Vehicle was entered into MULES; phone pinged in Baxter County, Arkansas. At 9:09 p.m., the female came home.
8:25 – Caller hit a deer in a 2003 Cadillac at Highway 160 and Ball Park Road. Wanted on record.
9:10 p.m. – Warrant arrest in Isabella. OCSD.
11:22 p.m. – Suspicious vehicle – red Dodge truck – parked in woods at park. OCSD rendered assistance.
12:01 a.m. – Traffic stop in Gainesville High School parking lot. OCSD rendered assistance.
12:23 and 12:31 a.m. – Car and brush fire across from Lilly Ridge Church; car is fully engulfed. OCSD, Lick Creek VFD and Gainesville VFD responded.