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SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— A deputy responded at 7:15 p.m. Saturday to the 200 block of Kran Elle Lane in Knox Township where dispatchers reported someone had dialed 911 and no one was answering when dispatchers answered the call. The deputy found a large group of people out playing softball and it was discovered the call was coming from a child with a phone in their pocket. The group offered to allow the deputy to stay and join the game, but he had to politely decline to attend to the next call.

— A Jersey Ridge Road, Salem Township, resident reported at 5:48 a.m. Friday she had a snake trapped in her hallway. The Department of Natural Resources were contacted, but unable to assist at the time. The deputy arrived, removed the snake and released it across the road in the woods.

— A deputy attempted to find an address on state Route 46 just outside of New Waterford where someone had called 911 at 11:24 p.m. Friday, but nothing could be heard on the other end.

— ATVs were reported driving recklessly and with excessive speed in the area of Willard and Foundry Hill Roads at 1:50 a.m. Saturday. Deputies and a highway patrol trooper checked the area, but found no vehicles in the area.

— A domestic dispute was reported at 12:19 a.m. Sunday at a home on state Route 45 in Elkrun Township. Neither person involved was injured or complained the other had been violent toward them. One decided to leave for the night.

— Deputies checked a home on Peace Valley Road, Unity Township, at 12:55 a.m. Sunday in response to an alarm, but found the property to be secure.

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