— Police were asked by the sheriff’s office to respond to a call just outside of town on Grant Street at 9:17 p.m. Aug. 25, where a woman says someone was beating on the door, a window and the AC unit. Police did not find anyone around the house, and the caller said the incident occurred an hour before.

— Police were called to the Kendall House on Aug. 24, where a male resident reported his knee was hurting from an earlier basketball injury and he was just feeling low on life. An ambulance was called to transport him to a local hospital for evaluation.

— Police were called to a domestic dispute on North Market Street at 5:16 a.m. Sept. 1. The woman caller said they had been arguing but she did not mean to call 911. She was advised to only call 911 should there be an emergency.

— Police were called to the Circle K at 12:33 a.m. Sunday in regard to two juveniles. The youths said they walked there from Mattix Road. Their parents were called since they were out past curfew.

— Police assisted sheriff’s deputies in trying to help serve an arrest warrant on state Route 45 north at 6:15 p.m. Monday.

— Police, sheriff’s deputies and U.S. marshals showed up at the Days Inn at 6 a.m. Thursday, but the man they were looking for was not there.

— John Simms laid his motorcycle down while traveling on Jackson Street at 5:10 a.m. Saturday. Simms said he was on his way to work from where he was living at the Traveler’s Motel when he lost control on some gravel while crossing the bridge over the Little Beaver Creek. He was taken by ambulance to a local hospital.

— A woman who lives on North Street reported at 9 p.m. Sunday her son’s friend cut his wrist on a window while playing basketball. The youth was losing a lot of blood, so the officer applied a tourniquet until an ambulance arrived to transport the boy to an area hospital.

— Christina Whipkey of Homeworth was driving on East Chestnut Street on Sunday afternoon when a passing motorcyclist reached out and punched her SUV mirror and kept on going. She did not know what set him off because there was plenty of room for both.

— A clerk at the BP station reported finding a man sleeping behind the gas station at 3:08 a.m. Sept. 1. The officer could tell something was wrong with the man because he kept on referring to himself in the third person and saying someone was trying to kill him. He was taken by ambulance to a local hospital for evaluation.

— Police helped a sheriff’s deputy in an attempt to serve an arrest warrant at an East Washington Street residence at 12:26 a.m. Friday, but the person was not there.

— A clerk at Smith Oil reported there was a man in the parking lot at 4:15 p.m. Friday asking customers for money. The man said he just wanted enough money to purchase a couple of items, but he was told loitering is prohibited. The officer then gave the man a ride back to the Kendall House.


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