Sheriff’s Report 8-22-19

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

Felony

Merrell Mason New, 55, of Lancaster was charged August 17 with abuse/neglect of a child and assault and battery of a family member.

Misdemeanors

A Lancaster man, 26, was charged August 15 with failure to appear on a traffic summons.

A Bean Station, Tenn., woman, 32, was charged August 16 with appearing intoxicated in public.

Activity report

August 12: Staff responded to Mary Ball Road and Rivers Landing Drive for a two-vehicle traffic crash, and to the 100 block of Washington Street for a verbal disagreement.

August 13: Staff responded to a walk-in report of the unauthorized use of a vehicle and trespassing, to Rocky Neck Road for a downed tree in the roadway, to the 100 block of Rose Drive for a suicidal person, and to the 4100 block of Merry Point Road for a domestic disturbance.

August 14: Staff responded to the 2500 block of Irvington Road to assist emergency medical services (EMS) with entry into a home after receiving a report for medical needs, to the 100 block of Morattico Road for a larceny, to the 300 block of White Hall Road for vandalism of a vehicle, and to the 4100 block of Merry Point Road for a disorderly person.

August 15: Staff responded to the 100 block of Reynolds Farm Road for a domestic disturbance and threats to harm another person, to the 100 block of Primary School Circle for a trespasser, to the Robert O. Norris Jr. Memorial Bridge for a possible suicidal person, to the 400 block of Greentown Road for a domestic assault, and to the 500 block of Poplar Neck Road for damage to a field.

August 16: Staff responded to the 4300 block of Irvington Road for a fight in progress, and to the 10600 block of Mary Ball Road for a trespasser causing a disturbance.

August 17: Staff responded to the 400 block of Christ Church Road for a suspicious person.

August 18: Staff responded to the 300 block of Old Ferry Road for trespassers, to the 500 block of Pinckardsville Road for a domestic assault, and to a walk-in report of threats made to harm another person.

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

Lancaster fire call

The White Stone Volunteer Fire Department responded to a standby request regarding a possible rescue on Norris Bridge.

Lancaster EMS calls

For August 11-17, the Kilmarnock-Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad, Upper Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad and Lancaster County Emergency Services responded to 39 calls for service, including 19 medical emergencies, eight injuries, a fire call and 11 other calls.

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

A Burgess man, 35, was charged August 13 with assault and battery of a family member.

A Lottsburg man, 31, was charged August 13 with violating a protective order.

A man, 46, (no address given) was charged August 13 on a capias to show cause in the Northumberland County Circuit Court for failing to comply with his pre-trial services to remain free from drug use. He tested positive for cocaine/marijuana.

A Burgess man, 19, was charged August 14 with a capias/attachment of the body for violating his pre-trial services by altering a urine test.

An Irvington man, 59, was charged August 14 with assault and battery.

A Callao man, 46, was charged August 15 with petit larceny from the 7-11 in Warsaw and disorderly conduct. These were Richmond County warrants served by the Northumberland County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO).

A Warsaw man, 22, was charged August 16 with threatening an illegal or immoral act over the phone.

A Heathsville man, 35, was charged August 16 with failing to appear in the Middlesex County General District Court. He was arrested by the NCSO.

A Heathsville man, 34, was charged August 16 with assault and battery of a family member.

Northumberland fire calls

For the week of August 12-19, the Callao VFD responded to three calls, including a large animal rescue, a motor vehicle crash, and a mutual aid call.

The Fairfields VFD responded to three calls, including two motor vehicle crashes, and an automobile fire.

Northumberland EMS calls

For the week of August 12-19, 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 19 medical calls, eight trauma/falls, and three motor vehicle crashes.