Sheriff's Report, September 8, 2016
Wahkiakum County law enforcement officers and emergency response personnel handled a variety of reports during the past week, including:
August 30 — 7:21 a.m. A Puget Island resident reported that his wife had threatened to kill him. A professional from the mental health department was notified. 10:48 a.m. A caller reported that a man had been loitering outside a Skamokawa business for the last four hours. A deputy was unable to locate the subject. 11:37 a.m. A caller reported speeding vehicles on a Deep River road. 6:39 p.m. A caller reported two individuals traveling down an Elochoman Valley road with what appeared to be the long barrel of a gun hanging outside the window of their truck. Deputies were unable to locate the vehicle or the men.
August 31 — 2:05 p.m. A caller reported that he’d found a vehicle in the Brookfield area that looked like it had been there for some time. The owner was contacted. 3:02 p.m. An Elochoman Valley resident complained about a vehicle that was parked next to his property. A note from the owner was located. He had blown a tire two weeks earlier. The owner was contacted and told that enough time had passed and he needed to move his truck. 5:02 p.m. A caller reported that he had struck and killed a deer on a Skamokawa road. 9:21 p.m. A caller wanted it documented that a driver had tail gated her from Cathlamet to her Grays River home. When she confronted him, he said he thought she was a friend. 9:38 p.m. A caller reported that he would be back the following day to pick up his vehicle which had broken down in Skamokawa.
September 1 — 9:11 a.m. A caller reported that a car had been left on a Skamokawa road for several days. The caller said there were people in the vehicle. 10:44 a.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Rosedale resident with a swollen hand. 3:11 a.m. A caller reported that an employee had stolen something from a Elochoman Valley business. 10:30 p.m. Deputies were asked to locate a state trooper who was not responding to status reports. He was found and back in contact. 11:00 p.m. The Cathlamet ambulance responded to a call near Nassa Point. Life Flight was activated.
September 2 — 12:20 a.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Cathlamet resident with shortness of breath, low blood pressure and chest pain. 8:41 a.m. The Cathlamet Fire Department responded when a caller reported that a tree in the Elochoman Valley area was on fire due to a power line. The PUD was notified. 9:05 a.m. A caller reported that a tree was down and blocking a Skamokawa road. The County Road department responded. 6:18 p.m. A caller reported that a road rage incident turned into an assault at County Line Park. 11:36 p.m. A caller was concerned about a suicidal family member. Deputies were unable to locate the individual. 11:59 p.m. A caller reported that a vehicle may have broken down on the school access road in Cathlamet.
September 3 — 7:11 p.m. A Rosedale resident reported that her neighbor had been verbally abusive and may have been drinking when she had tried to confront her about speeding on their road.
September 4 — 10:49 a.m. The Grays River ambulance aided a Deep River resident who had fallen. 3:49 p.m. A Puget Island resident complained that a neighbor had threatened her on Facebook. 4:21 p.m. An individual was taken into custody during a domestic disturbance. A domestic violence advocate was notified. 6:29 p.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Cathlamet resident. 7:02 p.m. An individual was taken into custody after a domestic disturbance in Cathlamet. The domestic violence advocate was notified. 8:17 p.m. A Rosedale resident complained about a cat that had been howling for the last two days. 9:49 p.m. A domestic disturbance was reported at an Elochoman Valley home. An aggressive dog was tasered after attacking an officer.
September 5 — 12:24 a.m. A caller complained about loud campers at a Skamokawa park. 8:26 a.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided an ailing Cathlamet resident. 11:07 a.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Puget Island resident who had suffered a seizure.