Sheriffs’ Report 4-25-19

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

Felony

John Harrison Coates, 41, of Kilmarnock was charged April 16 with entering in the nighttime a dwelling house with intent to commit larceny or assault, assault, destruction of property, trespassing, and disorderly conduct.

Misdemeanors

A Burgess man, 33, was charged April 16 with revocation of VASAP participation, and failure to obey a court order to enroll in VASAP in the required time frame.

A Weems man, 30, was charged April 19 with assault and battery of a family member.

A Weems woman, 28, was charged April 19 with assault and battery of a family member and destruction of property.

A Heathsville man, 28, was charged April 20 with assault and battery of a family member.

A Warsaw man, 24, was charged April 20 with destruction of property, and trespass after being forbidden to so.

A Weems man, 28, was charged April 20 with trespass after being forbidden to do so.

Activity report

April 15: Staff responded to the 100 block of Holly Haven Road for a domestic disturbance, to the 500 block of Lancaster Creek Drive for a domestic disturbance, to the 1900 block of Regina Road for a downed tree blocking the highway, to the Lively area of Mary Ball Road for a two-vehicle traffic crash, to the Robert O. Norris Jr. Memorial Bridge for a large crate blocking one lane of traffic, and to the 100 block of Norwood Street to assist the Kilmarnock Police Department with a domestic disturbance.

April 16: Staff responded to the 100 block of Norwood Street for a burglary in progress, to the 700 block of Rappahannock Drive for threats to harm over the telephone, to the 700 block of Ottoman Ferry Road for a suspicious person making threats to harm another, and to a walk-in report of an assault that occurred at the 100 block of Methodist Church Road.

April 17: Staff responded to Avis Trail for a suspicious vehicle driving slowly around the area, and to the 1800 block of Hoecake Road for the report of a possible suicidal person.

April 18: Staff responded to Mary Ball and Morattico roads for a disabled vehicle blocking one lane of the highway, to Irvington and Weems roads for a suspicious vehicle parked in the highway, to the 100 block of Doggett Lane for a domestic disturbance involving a juvenile, to the 300 block of Akins Lane for destruction of property, and to the 100 block of Holly Haven Road for a domestic disturbance.

April 19: Staff responded to Weems Road near Christ Church for a suspicious vehicle, to a walk-in report of threats made to harm another that occurred at the 100 block of Benson Road, to the 2800 block of Crawfords Corner Road for a possible suicidal person, to the 18500 block of Mary Ball Road for a vehicle that damaged two mailboxes, to the 400 block of King Carter Drive for a possible burglary, to the 100 block of James Lane for a domestic disturbance that included an assault, and to Millenbeck for a possible suicidal person.

April 20: Staff responded to the 2200 block of Black Stump Road for a verbal disagreement that involved alcohol, to a walk-in report of a domestic assault at the 600 block of Benson Road, to the 100 block of Washington Street for a domestic disturbance, to the 400 block of King Carter Drive for an intoxicated disorderly person, to the 100 block of River Pointe Drive for a person with mental issues and armed with a rifle, and to Loblolly Road for trespassers.

April 21: Staff responded to the 200 block of Muskreet Road to check the welfare of a resident after receiving a call on the 911 line, to the 20300 block of Mary Ball Road for a person with drug induced mental issues, to the 4600 block of Morattico Road for a possible overdose of narcotics, and to the 20900 block of Mary Ball Road for a domestic assault.

Staff also conducted nine traffic stops, issued six summonses, assisted seven motorists, handled five calls for traffic control, investigated nine building alarms, logged two inmate transports, received 10 E911 hang-up calls and fielded two calls for animal control service.

Fire calls

The White Stone and Kilmarnock volunteer fire departments responded to a structure fire on Boxwood Lane.

The Kilmarnock VFD also responded to a tree on the power line on Laurel Point Road, a brush fire at Lumberlost and Taylors Creek roads, and with the Upper Lancaster VFD to a brush fire on River Road.

The Upper Lancaster VFD also responded to a traffic crash on Mary Ball Road, separate lift assistance requests on West Point and Landsend roads, and to establish a landing zone on Chownings Ferry Road.

EMS calls

For the week of April 14-20, the Kilmarnock-Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad, Upper Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad and Lancaster County Emergency Services responded to 56 calls for service, including 24 medical emergencies, eight injuries, three traffic accidents, two fires and 19 other calls.

Northumberland County Sheriff James R. “Doc” Lyons this week reported charges against six individuals.

Felonies

Wayne Christopher Robinson, 26, of Tappahannock was charged April 16 on a direct indictment issued by the Northumberland County Multi-jurisdictional Grand Jury for two counts of selling/distributing over a half ounce but less than five pounds of marijuana.

Benjamin G. Billinger, 45, of Callao was charged April 16 with disregarding a command/signal by law enforcement and endangering the public by driving 20 or more miles over the speed limit. He also was charged with reckless driving, driving on a suspended license and possession of marijuana, first offense.

Richard James Parker Jr., 28, of Callao was charged April 20 with disregarding a law enforcement command and driving revoked, third plus suspension.

Misdemeanors

A Burgess man, 33, was charged April 16 with a capias/attachment of the body for failing to obey a court order by not enrolling in VASAP on a driving under the influence charge. This was a Northumberland County warrant and Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office made the arrest.

A Heathsville man, 29, was charged April 17 with violating a protective order.

A Heathsville woman, 23, was charged April 19 with driving under the influence of alcohol, reckless driving and operating a motor vehicle without a license.

Fire calls

For the week of April 15-22, the Callao VFD responded to two medical calls and a motor vehicle crash.

The Fairfields VFD responded to an alarm call, a  motor vehicle crash, a medical call, two field/brush calls, and two public service calls.

EMS calls

For the week of April 15-22, the Northumberland County Emergency Services, Callao Volunteer Rescue Squad, Mid-County Volunteer Rescue Squad and Northumberland County Volunteer Rescue Squad responded to 30 calls including 20 medical emergencies, six trauma/falls, two motor vehicle crashes, and two public service calls.