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These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Oct. Oct. 30-Nov. 5. Mail tampering Mail was reported stolen from mailboxes at 10:46 a.m. Oct. 30 from 1200th Street, U.S. Highway 10 and 526th. Mail was put into a mailbox on Highway 35 south of Prescott. Complaint was forwarded to the Pierce County Sheriff's Office. Traffic troubles • Aaron E. Camacho, 32, Fountain City, was cited for speeding and operating after suspension after a traffic stop at 7:32 p.m. Oct. 30 at Highway 35 and Dexter Street.
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Oct. 23-29. Arrests • Charles O. Kester, 49, Prescott, was arrested for felony possession of methamphetamine and possess drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop at 1:41 a.m. Oct. 24 at Kinnickinnic and Locust streets. • Thomas W. Fasbender, 48, Prescott, was arrested for OWI-third after a traffic stop for violating a red traffic signal at 11:19 p.m. Oct. 26 at Dakota and Oak streets. Oh, deer!
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Oct. 16-22. Suspicions on Monroe • A subject was found sleeping outside 575 Monroe St. at 9:01 p.m. Oct. 16. The subject was told to leave the area. • Police received a call reporting a suspicious male walking through yards with a flashlight at 10:50 p.m. Oct. 19 in the 400 block of Monroe Street. Shooting threat Police received a report of a possible school shooting allegedly set for Oct. 18, at 9:45 p.m. Oct. 17. See front page story in this week's Herald.
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Oct. 9-15. Theft in progress John H. Halliday, 36, Monticello, Minnesota, was arrested for retail theft, felony possess of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia at 8:38 a.m. Oct. 9 at Dollar General (1041 Orrin Road). Police were called there for a shoplifting in progress. The suspect was transported to jail. Harassment claim
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Oct. 2-8. Semi situations • A disabled semi waiting for a repair truck was asked to move the semi to an empty parking lot at 6:21 a.m. Oct. 2 at Highway 10 and Eagle Ridge Drive, due to the location. • A caller reported a semi stuck in a driveway at 9:25 a.m. Oct. 3 at W12799 Highway 10. The semi got back onto the road by the time police arrived. Vandalism
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Sept. 25-Oct. 1. Boating blunder Kelsey K. Leidy, 59, Wichita, Kansas, was cited for boat courtesy dock parking and boater fail/display ID number violations at 6:44 a.m. Sept. 26 near the railroad and lift bridges. The boat was cited a second time on Sept. 29 for docking at a public boat dock for longer than four hours and removed as abandoned property. Property damage/ vandalism
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Sept. 18-24. Domestic damage Police responded to a possible domestic incident at 7:06 a.m. Sept. 18 at 704 Pine St. The man involved left prior to police arrival, but apparently caused damage to the yard, mailbox and personal items of the victim. Sticky fingers Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad workers reported theft of tools at 10:03 a.m. Sept. 20 at Kinnickinnic and Second streets. Critter Patrol
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Aug. 4-Sept. 11. Suspicious activities • A complainant in the 100 block of Flora Street called police at 10:40 p.m. Aug. 4 to report two men going through cars. The caller scared the men off, who headed south on Flora. They both had backpacks and one was wearing a bandana on his head. Neither were found. • Police were called at 5:10 a.m. to the 100 block of Borner Street where three juveniles had been allegedly playing "ding-dong ditch" since 4:30 a.m. Police did not locate the trio.
On Sept. 5, Prescott Police Department conducted a marijuana eradication operation throughout the City of Prescott. Several locations where marijuana had been growing outdoors on public property were located. Nearly 100 pounds of green plant material was cut, transported to an authorized incinerator, and incinerated. Prescott Police Department requests any tips on illegal drug activity be reported by calling or emailing our department.
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department July 17-30. Downtown fight Tyrone A. Brooks, 31, St. Paul, was cited for disorderly conduct, battery and obstructing/resisting an officer after police were called to a fight in progress at 4:02 p.m. July 17 at 236 Broad St. Accidents • Thomas B. Horsch, 56, Prescott, received citations (thought they were not listed in police reports) after a one-vehicle rollover at 4:57 p.m. July 17 at Ellen Street and Highway 10. He was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.