From the Wood County Sheriff's Office:
05/09/13 through 5/15/13
Sgt. Brian Andrews took a report from a walk-in complainant who stated that an acquaintance of his had failed to return the vehicle he had given her permission to use in order to take care of his cat and his residence during the time he was incarcerated. Further examination of the details of the case led Sgt. Andrews to determine the case was a civil matter and the man was referred to the Justice of the Peace.
Other calls on this date include:
Alba area – a report of child abuse; a report of a suspicious vehicle; a traffic stop and a welfare check request.
Hawkins area – an agency assist and a report of a public nuisance.
Mineola area – a fraud report; an inquest call; a report of suspicious activity; a report of a suspicious person and a warrant service.
Quitman area – a report of a dog problem; a medical emergency and a traffic stop.
Winnsboro area – a call with information; a report of suspicious activity; a theft report and a welfare check request.
Yantis area – two burglary of a motor vehicle calls; a report of criminal mischief; a dispute call; two reports of horses out and a report of suspicious activity.
Deputy Aaron Warren took a burglary of a building report from a residence on CR 3860. A shed next to a residence had several items removed in the overnight hours including several Craftsman tool sets; two air compressors and a shop vacuum. Information about possible suspects was collected at the scene and the case has been forwarded to an investigator.
Deputy Warren took a report of criminal mischief from a residence on CR 2425 at Lake Brenda. The complainant believed that someone had shot a bullet through her bedroom window. The damage had just been realized and was believed to have happened within the last week. Closer inspection of the window revealed a rock caught in the curtain that appeared to have caused the damage. The rock showed signs of having been hit by a lawnmower blade.
Sgt. Tim Baucom responded to a disturbance in progress at a residence on CR 4290. Baucom made contact with a male subject who stated that he and his adult daughter got into an altercation and her two front teeth were knocked out but he was not sure how. Baucom then made contact with the female who stated that her father had hit her in the mouth with a closed fist, knocking out her teeth. The woman was transported for medical attention and Daniel Moses, 52, of Pickton, was arrested for the offense of assault causing bodily injury, family member.
Sgt. Baucom also took a report of a runaway from a location on CR 1299. The complainant stated that her 14 year old daughter had been given permission to leave the house with her boyfriend with instructions to be home by 10:00 pm but had not yet returned. The woman further stated that the girl had done the same thing in the past. Law enforcement officers were contacted in the area where the girl was believed to be. She was later located and returned to her parents.
Deputy David Hitt took a scam report from a complainant who stated that she had been contacted the night before by a man identifying himself as an agent for her insurance company and the man stated that he would be coming to her house this morning at 10 a.m. Hitt made contact with the woman’s insurance company and was informed that they do not send representatives out to clients’ homes. The woman was advised to call 911 if the man showed up at her home. Later in the morning, the woman called to say the man had shown up and Deputies Hitt and Donivan South were dispatched to the woman’s residence. The deputies made contact with the man and identified him. The man was in possession of documentation showing that he was licensed by the state as an insurance salesman but the documentation had expired in February. The man also had in his possession paperwork showing an insurance company with which the woman supposedly had a policy. The complainant steadfastly denied having a policy with the company and stated that she did not want the man on her property. The man was issued a Criminal Trespass Warning and advised not to return to the property.
Other calls on this day include:
Alba area – a criminal trespass report and a report of a runaway.
Hawkins area – a theft report.
Mineola area – a civil call; a report of phone harassment; a report of a runaway; a report of shots fired and a welfare check request.
Quitman area – an alarm call; a dispute call; an information call; a mental call; two requests to speak with an officer and a theft report.
Winnsboro area – an alarm call; a report of a suspicious person and a successful warrant service.
Yantis area – a report of a suspicious person.