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March 14, 2013

Call logs


Tuesday, March 12

12:54 a.m. — Incident, 607 N. I

1:03 a.m. — Suspicious person, 300 block N. D

7:19 a.m. — Vehicle in roadway, 3500 Beech

7:21 a.m. — Theft, 1410 N. 19th

7:29 a.m. — Medical call, Route 5 Box 531b

8:06 a.m. — Business alarm, 1521 N. U.S. Hwy 81, Payless Shoes

8:47 a.m. — Transport, High School to DRH

9:43 a.m. — Residential alarm, 2903 Briarwood Drive

9:51 a.m. — Reckless driving, Northbound on U.S. Hwy 81 just past Murf’s Guns, Plato

10:16 a.m. — Notification, Chisholm Trail Casino

11:58 a.m. — Welfare check, 106 W.  Hickory

12:50 p.m. — Vehicle in roadway, New Hope

1:29 p.m. — Notification, 1918 W. Parkview

2:46 p.m. — Welfare check, 601 N. 13th

2:55 p.m. — Death, 410 N. B

3:30 p.m. — Welfare checck, 2010 W. Oak

3:42 p.m. — Fire, U.S. Hwy 81 and Elk

4:13 p.m. — Reckless driving, McDonald’s

4:18 p.m. — Vehicle in roadway, 10th Street and OK Hwy 7, Bois d’ Arc

4:38 p.m. — Notification, U.S. Hwy 81 and Tractor Supply

5:15 p.m. — Civil standby, 2010 W. Oak

6:06 p.m. — Vicious animal, 101 W. Walnut

6:55 p.m. — Fight, Wal-Mart

7:02 p.m. — Welfare check, 206 E. Elm, Elm Terrace Building Apartment 6

7:10 p.m. — Threats, 1103 Grand

8:30 p.m. — Notification, 1404 W. Maple

9:27 p.m. — Reckless driving, 2117 Birch

9:58 p.m. — Notification, Halliburton Airport

10:42 p.m. — Threats, 2115 W. Birch

11:35 p.m. — Medical call, 103 W. Chestnut

11:36 p.m. — Person in roadway, First and Oak

11:40 p.m. — Simple assault, ER No. 5

11:59 p.m. — Notification, SCJ

Wednesday, March 13

12:35 a.m. — Drunk in vehicle, Southbound from U.S. Hwy 81 and Osage

1:39 a.m. — Suspicious vehicle, 1629 Terrace Drive in the alley

2:04 a.m. — Person in roadway, Duncan and 12th


Tuesday, March 12

1:02 a.m. — Burglary, 2912 Abney Road in Marlow

1:58 a.m. — Prowler, Route 2 Box 235 in Duncan

4:34 a.m. — 911, 1014 S. 7th in Comanche

7:17 a.m. — Suspicious vehicle, just west of Empire on Dr. Peppter

7:18 a.m. — Fire, S. OK Hwy 29 and 14- Mile

7:27 a.m. — Residential alarm, Route 5 Box 531 B in Duncan

7:31 a.m. — Notification, One mile east of 13 Mile and Garrett Road Intersection

7:41 a.m. — Notification, Ballpark between 3 and 4 west

7:53 a.m. — Disabled vehicle, Four mile north of OK Hwy 7

8:01 a.m. — Disabled vehicle, Oklahoma Hills north of Cherokee

8:23 a.m. — Larceny theft, Chesapeake Energy

9:07 a.m. —Paper service, 721 W. Spruce in Duncan

9:53 a.m. — Notification, Two miles south of OK Hwy 29 on 20 Mile Road

10:07 a.m. — Ambulance request, SCJ

10:36 a.m. — Disturbance, Route 3 Box 271-7 in Comanche

12:06 p.m. — Drunk in vehicle, Northbound from Paul on 27th

12:09 p.m. — Notification, Fuller Road

2:12 p.m. — Paper service, Cameron University in Duncan

3:11 p.m. — Notification, Six miles west on Elk from New U.S. Hwy 81

3:48 p.m. — notification, Route 3 Box 199 in Comanche

4:08 p.m. — Ambulance request, Route 2 Box 219 in Meridian

5:26 p.m. — Missing person, 106 Seminole in Comanche

5:57 p.m. — Notification, 106 Seminole in Comanche

5:57 p.m. — Route 2 Box 219 in Comanche

6:21 p.m. — Fire, Trailer house east of Red Barn Bar

6:34 p.m. — Ambulance request, Route 1 Box 345 in Corum

7:18 p.m. — Notification, HC 64 Box 250 in Comanche

9:43 p.m. — Reckless driver, U.S. Hwy 81 and Refinery southbound

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    Duncan Vice Mayor Mike Nelson doesn’t think Duncan residents need to worry about the city’s water supply.
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  • Traffic stop leads to drug arrest for Duncan man

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  • Man drives drunk, rolls truck in the process

    A felony warrant was issued for a Marlow man who was allegedly found to have been driving drunkenly following a rollover accident on Nabor Road.
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  • Hard year for peaches doesn't dampen summer tradition

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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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