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December 6, 2012

Dispatch Call Logs


Monday, Dec. 3

1:02 a.m. — Pursuit foot, Fourth and Chestnut

1:09 a.m. — Business alarm, Family Videos

1:25 a.m. — Death hospice, 3302 Kristin Ln.

1:29 a.m. — Suicide attempt, 116 W. Elder

3:38 a.m. — Suspicious person, 2535 N. U.S. Hwy 81/Days Inn

7:41 a.m. — Non-injury accident, Main and B, report filed

8:38 a.m. — Non-injury accident, between Camelback and Osage and U.S. Hwy 81

8:39 a.m. —  Business alarm, 1829 N. U.S. Hwy 81 Suite 10/Fashion Bug

12:17 p.m. — Threats, 303 N. C

12:39 p.m. — Welfare check, behind Phipps

1:21 p.m. — Suspicious vehicle, 700 W. Plato/Bethel Church

2:09 p.m. — Residential alarm, 1112 W. Ash

3:49 p.m. — Suspicious vehicle, pizza hut

4:15 p.m. — Vandalism residence, 1404 W. Pine, report filed

4:18 p.m. — Residential alarm, 1902 W. Walnut

4:23 p.m. — Fight, 1505 E. Beech, report filed

4:36 p.m. — Suicide attempt, 412 W. Hackberry, report filed

4:54 p.m. — Suspicious vehicle, 1821 Terrace Dr.

5:08 p.m. — Suspicious person, 903 W. Pine, report filed

5:19 p.m. — Suspicious person, 906 W. Pine

5:38 p.m. — Civil standby, 1112 Grand

5:50 p.m. — Fight, Second and Main/Loves

7:43 p.m. — Theft, Second and Main/Loves, report filed

8:07 p.m. — Shoplifting, 1845 N. Hwy 81/Wal-Mart, report filed

8:14 p.m. — Residential alarm, 32 Canterbury Ln.

8:29 p.m. — Disturbance, 206 E. Elm bldg. 8 apt. 8

11:58 p.m. —  Prowler, 207 W. Elm

Tuesday, Dec. 4

12:20 a.m. — Suspicious vehicle, Rice Rd.

1:01 a.m. — Welfare check, 3405 Cache Rd., Lawton

2:37 a.m. — Person in roadway, between 10th and 11th on Willow


Monday, Dec. 3

12:20 a.m. — Business alarm, Speedy G’s

12:24 a.m. — Business alarm, 102 Purdue St., Velma

3:52 a.m. — Fire, Sixth and Main

4:01 a.m. — Log vehicle, Bray School

4:02 a.m. — Seriousness unknown accident, U.S. Hwy 81 and Dr. Pepper

5:08 a.m. — Ambulance request, 4 1/2 east of U.S. Hwy 81 on Gatlin

12:20 p.m. — Ambulance request, Rt. 4 Box 241 A1/Duncan

1:31 p.m. — Fire, across from Citation Oil and Gas/ES of the road

3:37 p.m. — Fire, across from Citation Oil and Gas/ES of the rd

4:30 p.m. — Fire, 1/4 to 3/8 miles north of SH 29 on Goodrich

5:12 p.m. — Domestic disturbance, Shides/Kwik Mart

8:10 p.m. — Notification, 322 NE-Duncan

8:23 p.m. — Reckless driver, U.S. Hwy 81 and Refinery

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      The impending trial of Miles Bench, who faces a possible death penalty in the slaying of a Velma teen-ager, has been postponed until January.
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Should the date for The World's Largest Garage Sale be changed from the third weekend in July to sometime in October to take advantage of cooler weather like we had this past weekend?

No. It's better in the summer cause kids are out of school.
Yes. More shoppers would come during nice fall weather.
Either time is fine.

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