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November 8, 2012

Dispatch Call Logs


Nov. 7

8:05 a.m. — Welfare check, Box 224, Comanche

8:12 a.m. — Animal complaint, S. Eighth and Elm

8:38 a.m. — Transport prisoner, Municipal Court

9:03 a.m. — Welfare check, EB on Elk from Chisholm Corner West

9:19 a.m. — Business alarm, 1308 N. U.S. Hwy 81 Suite 400/ Check N Go

9:28 a.m. — Animal complaint, 1100 Sycamore

10:20 a.m. — Disturbance, 802 W. Willow / Post Office

10:39 a.m. — Violation of protective order, report filed, persons

10:50 a.m. — Non-injury accident, 1606 Jones, report filed

10:52 a.m. — Missing adult, Texas/413 North B

10:57 a.m. — Escort, Bethel on Plato

11:20 a.m. — Burglary residence report filed, property

12:13 a.m. — Violation of protective order, report filed, persons

1:01 p.m. — Truancy, report filed

1:02 p.m. — Truancy, report filed

1:02 p.m. — Incident, 812 N. U.S. Hwy 81/Hunt Motor Company, report filed


1:09 p.m. — Animal complaint, 714 W. Sycamore

1:23 p.m. — Animal complaint, 1408 W. Pine

1:53 p.m. — Animal complaint, Ninth and Maple/Dollar General

2:04 p.m. — Non-injury accident, report filed

2:32 p.m. — Loud music, 407 or 409 N. B

2:48 p.m. — Injury accident, 12th and Willow/11th and Willow, report filed

2:49 p.m. — Injury accident, 11th and Willow

3:07 p.m. — Non-injury accident, Beech and Alice, report filed

3:13 p.m. — Suspicious person, 10th and Beech

3:16 p.m. — Prowler, 411 N. C

3:23 p.m. — Disturbance, Fourth and Fifth on Ash

4:37 p.m. — Disturbance, Fifth and Magnolia

4:48 p.m. — EOD, 1407 Whisenant DRH / ER #5, report filed

5:39 p.m. — Civil standby, 419 S. 27th / apt. 502 / The Gardens

5:46 p.m. — Fraud, report filed

6:15 p.m. —  Harassment, 1903 Meadowview, report filed, persons

7:26 p.m. — Civil standby, 1809 W. Willow

7:59 p.m. — Loud music, 1508 Overland/The Willows

8:13 p.m. — Harassment, 206 E. Elm/Bld 9 Apt 5/Elm Terrace Apt

8:35 p.m. — Drugs, 516 W. Pecan/510 W. Pecan

9:00 p.m. — Incident, 1205 Stewart, report filed, arrest

10:27 p.m. — Reckless driving, NB on U.S. Hwy 81 from TH Rogers

11:04 p.m. — EOD DRH, report filed, arrest

11:41 p.m. — EOD DRH ER, report filed

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       The annual gas buydown project, a ministry of Marlow’s First Baptist Church, will begin at 8 a.m. and last until noon on Saturday.
     The church will buy down the price of gas so customers will pay only $1 per gallon for up to 20 gallons.

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        Jason McPherson, city administrator, said he was proud of the turnout, especially with the raging heat.

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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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  • 7-24 Douglass Pool Update 0081.jpg What’s dug up at cemetery goes down at spray pad project

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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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