Sheriff’s Report 02-18-21

Lancaster County Sheriff Patrick McCranie this week reported felony charges against one individual.

Louis Cephas Johnson Jr., 55, of 4247 Laurel Lane, Lancaster was charged February 8 for the violations of malicious wounding and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

Activity report

February 8: Staff responded to a walk-in report of a custody dispute, to Goodluck Road for  a two-vehicle traffic crash, to the 4200 block of Lara Road for a person wounded from a gunshot with the perpetrator still on the scene, and to the 900 block of Ocran Road for suspicious activity.

February 9: Staff responded to the 100 block of Whalely Way for a person with an altered mental status, to Lancaster Creek Drive for reckless drivers, to the 900 block of Blueberry Point Road for a stolen Load Rite 5 X 10 foot utility trailer, the 2200 block of River Road for a stolen Mossberg 12 gauge pump shotgun, to a walk-in report of juvenile harassment, to the 400 block of North Main Street to assist Kilmarnock Police Department (KPD) with a fight in progress involving a handgun, and to the 600 block of Rappahannock Drive to assist Virginia State Police with an intoxicated driver.

February 10: Staff responded to Mary Ball and Pinckardsville roads for a two-vehicle traffic crash, to the 100 block of School Street to assist KPD with a domestic dispute, to the 100 block of Rose Drive to check the welfare of a resident, to the 100 block of Fox Hill Drive to assist KPD with a domestic dispute involving alcohol, to the 600 block of Rappahannock Drive for threats made to harm another.

February 11: Staff responded to the 400 block of Old Salem Road for suspicious activity, to the 400 block of East Church Street to assist KPD with a domestic assault, and to the 2500 block of Merry Point Road for a domestic assault between siblings.

February 12: Staff responded to White Chapel and River roads for a single-vehicle traffic crash, to the 300 block of North Main Street for a minor single-vehicle traffic crash, to Ottoman Ferry and Levelgreen roads for a single-vehicle traffic crash, to the 300 block of Riverwood Drive for a protective order violation, to the 1000 block of Blueberry Point Road for a computer scam in attempt to obtain money under false pretenses, to the 1600 block of Morattico Road for juvenile behavioral issues, to White Pine Drive for a tree down across the roadway, and to Chases Road for a single-vehicle traffic crash.

February 13: Staff responded to the 100 block of Windward Lane for suspicious activity, to numerous weather-related reports of trees down on Black Stump, Field Trail, Glebe, Mary Ball, Old Orchard, Rappahannock Landing, Merry Point, River, White Chapel, Griffins Landing, Pierces, Lively Oaks, Hoe Cake, Oak Hill, Monaskon, Laurel, Belle Isle, Devils Bottom and Regina roads, Waverly Avenue, Jeffrey Avenue, Belmont Drive, Timber Run Lane, Quarters Cove Drive, Kingfisher Circle and many other roads in Lancaster County, and to the 100 block of Carlee Road for a sudden death.

February 14: Staff responded to the 100 block of Washington Street for a domestic assault, to the 1400 block of Shore Drive for a domestic disturbance, to the 800 block of Nuttsville Road for a verbal disagreement, to the 1400 block of Goodluck Road for an abandoned vehicle, to the 100 block of Hidea Way for a domestic disturbance and to assist emergency medical services (EMS), and to the 900 block of Weems Road for a domestic disturbance.

Staff also conducted five traffic stops, issued a summons, assisted four motorists, recorded two deer strike accidents, investigated a building alarm, processed a mental health order, logged three inmate transports, received 20 E911 hang-up calls, and fielded four calls for animal control service.

Fire calls

Kilmarnock Volunteer Fire Department responded to separate traffic crashes on Goodluck Road and at Mary Ball and Pinckardsville roads, and a carbon monoxide alarm on Natty Point Road.

White Stone VFD responded to a fire/smoke alarm on Breezy Point and assisted EMS on Old Salem Road.

Upper Lancaster VFD established a landing zone for EMS on Mary Ball Road and responded to a traffic crash on White Chapel and River roads.

All three departments responded on numerous weather-related calls throughout the county.