2016-12-21 / Police & Safety

Morgan County Sheriff’s Report


Sgt. Wade Shambaugh reports the following calls, investigations and reports for the past two weeks:

December 4

Larceny complaint, Family Dollar Store.

Assisted with a mental hygiene, War Memorial.

Transport from mental hygiene to Charleston.

Burglar alarm, Rt. 9 west, secure.

Domestic dispute, Unger Store Road, verbal.

Arrest of a juvenile male, 17, possession of controlled deadly substance.

December 5

Civil dispute, couple disputing ownership of a vehicle.

Home confinement hookups.

December 6

Death at home, 88 year old female. No foul play.

Domestic dispute, Hammond Street.

Single vehicle crash, Cold Run Valley Road, two injured.

Alarm, River Road, secure.

December 7

Arrest of Richard K. Hopkins, 39, domestic assault and obstructing.

Arrest of Austin L. Whitacre, 19, public intoxication and underage consumption.

Arrest of Maximo L. Melare Barre, 21, assault on an officer .

Two vehicle crash, Rt. 13, no injuries.

Alarm, Tractor Supply, Valley Road, secure.

Alarm, Spohrs Road, secure.

December 8

Arrest of Bradley J. Shaw, 40, public intoxication.

Arrest of Jason D. Shoemaker, 33, public intoxication.

Arrest of a juvenile male, 17, possession less than 15 grams.

Report of a fight, 19th Hole Cafe, Valley Road. Two couples involved. Charges pending.

December 9

Single vehicle crash, Rt. 9 east, one injured.

Arrest of a juvenile male, 17, possession less than 15 grams.

Well being check, Budding Dogwood Lane, secure.

December 10

Alarm, Board of Education, secure.

Caller abusing 911 line, charges pending.

Child custody dispute, Briarwood Lane.

Well being check, Coon Hollow Lane, secure.

For the week of December 4-10, also issued 18 traffic citations, 28 traffic warnings, served 20 civil papers and responded to 62 calls not requiring a report.

December 11

Car vs. deer, Culp Road, no injuries.

Trespassing complaint, 522 north.

December 12

Reckless driver complaint, Winchester Grade Road, elderly female. Secure.

Sexual assault complaint, N. Washington Street. Open investigation.

Larceny complaint, Cold Run Valley Road.

December 13

Arrest of Dylan M. Grant, 22, possession of heroin.

Arrest of Derek R. Braithwaite, 25, threats.

Arrest of Adam L. Sloan, 24, unlawful use of emergency lights.

Arrest of Joshua C. Sloan, 37, parole violation.

December 14

Arrest of James P. Drury, 36, petit larceny.

Alarm, Spohrs Road, secure.

Alarm, Harrison Avenue, secure.

Alarm, N. Washington Street, secure.

December 15

911 hang-up, Tabor Road, secure.

Home confinement hearing and checks.

December 16

Well being check, Woodmont Road, secure.

Burglary, Sticky Kline Road.

EMS assisted, N. Washington Street.

Arrest of Pamela Ann Barton, 53, public intoxication.

December 17

Single vehicle crash, Martinsburg Road, no injuries.

Physical assault, Valley Road.

Arrest of Clarence Nestor, 25, malicious assault.

For the week of December 11-17, also issued nine traffic citations, four traffic warnings, served 11 civil papers and responded to 23 calls not requiring a report.

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