Lincoln County Sheriff’s Blotter

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Dec. 20, 1 a.m. — A caller requested a welfare check on their neighbor, male had left residence earlier and the evening and is out of character to still not be home on Spencer Hill Avenue.

Dec, 20, 2:30 p.m. — An individual reported trees on the power lines and they are smoking and throwing sparks on 6th Street and Flower Creek.

Dec. 20, 6:30 p.m. — A caller advised that there is a vehicle off the road with teenage kids on Kootenai River Road MM 1.

Dec. 21, 4:30 a.m. — A caller advised that there are two juvenile males wearing overalls walking around the school on Education Way.

Dec. 21, 2 p.m. — A caller advised that there is a hound dog, buckskin color with orange collar on Granite Lake Road.

Dec. 21, 6:30 p.m. — An individual reported theft of a gun on Kentana Place.

Dec. 21, 6 p.m. — A caller reported hitting a deer on Highway 37 MM 8.

Dec. 22, 1:30 a.m. — Troy Dispatch requested an attempt to locate a vehicle in a family member assault case on East Spokane Avenue.

Dec. 22, 12:30 p.m. — A caller reported that someone wiped out the stop sign off the corner of 6th and California Avenue.

Dec. 22, 1:30 p.m. — An individual reported parties arguing over parenting plan on Park Street.

Dec. 22, 3:30 p.m. — An individual requested a welfare check on female who has not been heard from since Dec. 15th on Norman Avenue.

Dec. 23, 9:30 a.m. — An individual reported their water meter broke and water is everywhere on Minnesota Avenue.

Dec. 23, 2 p.m. — A caller reported that the crossing arms on 5th Street Extension are not working properly.

Dec. 23, 5:30 p.m. — A caller reported theft of property on Timber Lane.

Dec. 23, 7:30 p.m. — A deputy advised that they came up on a vehicle vs moose on Yaak River Road MM 9.

Dec. 24, 8:15 a.m. — A caller reported that sometime during the night his vehicle was stolen on Shalom Kerry Road.

Dec. 24, 9:45 a.m. — An individual requested to speak to someone about household being harassed by ex on Pheasant Run.

Dec. 24, 11:30 a.m. — A caller reported that daughter was just released from jail and returned home and is out of control on Swede Gulch Drive.

Dec. 26, 3:30 p.m. — A caller requested an ambulance for husband who fell on the ice on Forest Way.

Dec. 26, 4 p.m. — Bull Lake Fire Department responded to a dumpster on fire at Highway 56 and Mine Road.

Dec. 26, 4:45 p.m. — An individual reported being assaulted by her sister on Highway 2 West.

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