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May 17, 2013

Call logs


DUNCAN — Thursday, May 16

12:03 p.m. — Civil standby, 1015 W. Hickory / Chisholm 10th and Beech

12:32 p.m. — Loud music, 1115 N. 10th

12:35 p.m. — Disturbance, 1015 W. Hickory, report filed


Wednesday, May 15

1:47 a.m. — Suspicious vehicle, Mobile Rd. and SH7

5:48 a.m. — Traffic hazard, 1/2 to 3/4 of Edgewood on SH53 at Cedar Lane / SS

8:19 a.m. — Larceny theft, 1 east of 4 lane towards Velma, report

9:43 a.m. — Notification, Eagle Iron and Metal / 4302 E. SH29 / Marlow, report filed

10:21 a.m. — Fire, 9 1/2 M W on Plato

10:53 a.m. — 911 SH29 just east of 16 / 1/10 south / 911 Readout / good within 2000 meters

11:08 a.m. — Ambulance request, Rt. 1 Box 811 / Duncan

12:25 p.m. — Animal related, 2715 N. McKinley

3:53 p.m. — Fire, 1 1/2 west of U.S. Hwy 81 on Refinery

4:10 p.m. — Fire, Gatlin across from Cameron Industries E of the Methodist Church

4:23 p.m. — Fire, N of Cherokee on 58 WS

4:28 p.m. — Notification, N of Loco moving NE

4:54 p.m. — Fire, 1/2 S of SH7 on CR 300

4:58 p.m. — Fire, 585 N. 44th

6:46 p.m. — Ambulance request, 2912 Abney Rd.

8:35 p.m. — Ambulance request, 125 Country Side Dr., Velma

9:06 p.m. — Animal related, Meridian

9:31 p.m. — Ambulance request, 100 Blackburn / Velma

9:47 p.m. — Officer assist, Broadway and Arapahoe Marlow

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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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