Sheriff’s Report

Lancaster County Sheriff Patrick McCranie this week reported misdemeanor charges against five individuals.

A Club View Drive man, 56, was charged August 8 with violation of a protective order.

A Nuttsville Road man, 32, was charged August 10 with failing to appear in court.

A Woods Drive man, 33, was charged August 10 with appearing intoxicated in public.

A Merry Point Road woman, 33, was charged August 10 with a violation of pretrial services.

A Weems Road man, 47, was charged August 12 with violation of a protective order.

Activity report

August 6: Staff responded to the 200 block of River Oak Drive for a possible prowler, to the 800 block of Rappahannock Drive for a possible burglary, and to a walk-in report of domestic assault.

August 7: Staff responded to a walk-in report of obtaining money by false pretenses, to the 400 block of South Main Street to assist emergency management services (EMS) with a combative person, to Mary Ball and Fleets Bay roads for a single-vehicle traffic crash, to the 100 block of Patterson Lane for threats to harm another, to the 900 block of Ocran Road for a possible prowler, and to the 700 block of Newtown Road for an assault.

August 8: Staff responded to the 200 block of Old Fair Grounds Way to assist the Kilmarnock Police Department (KPD) with a fight in progress, and to the 200 block of Kathy Drive for a trespasser.

August 9: Staff responded to the 200 block of Buzzards Neck Road for a stolen vehicle, to the 100 block of Joyful Way for a domestic disturbance, to the 300 block of Riverwood Drive for a verbal disagreement.

August 10: Staff responded to the 2100 block of White Chapel Road for shooting into a dwelling, to the 400 block of Lowery Creek Road to check the welfare of a resident after receiving a report from concerned friends, to the 100 block of Holly Haven Road for a domestic disturbance, to the 100 block of Brent Court for a verbal disagreement, and to the 100 block of Woods Drive for a verbal disagreement involving alcohol.

August 11: Staff responded to Mary Ball and White Chapel roads for a suspicious vehicle, to the 200 block of Carters Cove Drive for a domestic assault, to the 100 block of Brent Court for threats to harm another, to the 200 block of Old Fair Grounds Way to assist KPD with a fight in progress, to the 100 block of Shady Lane for suspicious activity, and to the Robert O. Norris Jr. Memorial Bridge for a traffic light signal problem.

August 12: Staff responded to the area of Windmill Point Road for the report of a fight in progress and to the area of Steamboat Road for the report of a larceny.

Staff also conducted 27 traffic stops, issued 13 summonses, assisted seven motorists, handled two calls for traffic control, investigated five building alarms, processed two mental health orders, logged three inmate transports, received 12 E911 hang-up calls, and fielded three calls for animal control.

Fire calls

The Kilmarnock Volunteer Fire Department responded to fire/smoke alarms on Harris Road and Woodys Lane, a traffic crash on Mary Ball Road and an EMS life assistance request on Fox Hill Road.

The White Stone VFD responded to a fire/smoke alarm on Clark Point Drive.

The Upper Lancaster VFD responded to an EMS lift assistance on Old Orchard Road and a tree on the power line on Riverview Road.

Lancaster EMS calls

For the week of August 5-11, the Kilmarnock-Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad, Upper Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad and Lancaster County Emergency Services responded to 36 calls for service including 21 medical emergencies, five injuries, two traffic accidents and eight other calls.

Northumberland EMS calls

For the week of August 6-12, the Northumberland County Emergency Services, Callao Volunteer Rescue Squad, Mid-County Volunteer Rescue Squad and Northumberland County Volunteer Rescue Squad responded to 24 calls including 11 for medical related problems, two heart problems, six falls, four traumatic injuries and one vehicle crash. Two of the calls were mutual aid calls to other counties and two resulted in the patient being flown by helicopter.


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