Sheriff's Report, December 1, 2016
Wahkiakum County law enforcement officers and emergency response personnel handled a variety of reports during the past week, including:
November 21 — 10:51 a.m. A deputy asked a trespasser to leave a Grays River property at the homeowner’s request. 11:28 a.m. A motorist reported that he had nearly been run off a Deep River road by log truck drivers who were in his lane. 3:09 p.m. A Skamokawa resident complained that the smoke from a neighbor’s burn was blowing into his home. 9:19 p.m. A caller reported that his wife and two daughters had been missing since that morning. 11:15 p.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Rosedale resident who had fallen and was unable to use his legs after a possible stroke. LifeFlight responded.
November 22 — 4:51 a.m. A caller reported that someone had left a basketball hoop in the middle of SR 4 in the Elochoman Valley area. 12:32 p.m. A caller reported that someone had siphoned gas from a vehicle in the Elochoman Valley area.
November 23 — 12:38 a.m. An Elochoman Valley resident reported that she had seen a suspicious man jump into a vehicle and drive away from her property. 1:52 a.m. A caller reported a suspicious individual at the end of his road in the Elochoman Valley. 9:19 a.m. A caller reported that money had been embezzled from a public office in Cathlamet. 9:33 a.m. A caller reported that a vehicle had been stolen from a Cathlamet home by a family member. 1:05 p.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Cathlamet resident who had fallen and hit her head. 1:52 p.m. A caller reported that a vehicle had been abandoned on his property in the Elochoman Valley. A deputy knew the owner of the car and said that the individual was trying to get the vehicle moved. 6:17 p.m. A caller reported that he had a Department of Natural Resource burn permit for property in Skamokawa and that he would be out all night handling a couple slash burns. 7:39 p.m. An individual who had stolen a car in Cathlamet was taken into custody. 8:35 p.m. An Elochoman Valley resident reported that there was water in his home due to a water main break across the road.
November 24 — 1:55 p.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Puget Island resident who had injured a knee. 3:55 p.m. A caller reported that there was water in several places on Salmon Creek Road. Eden Valley Road and Loop Road were closed due to flooding.
November 25 — 8:44 a.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Cathlamet resident who had lost consciousness after a fall. 11:52 a.m. More gas was siphoned from a vehicle at an Elochoman Valley address. 3:56 p.m. An individual was taken into custody after violating a restraining order in Cathlamet.
November 26 — 12:04 a.m. An individual was taken into custody after a caller reported an assault at a Rosburg home. 1:36 a.m. A caller reported that a man in need of gas was trying to flag down cars near County Line Park. 3:21 p.m. A caller was upset when he found out that the pre-packaged frozen meat he had purchased was not what was advertised. 7:09 p.m. A caller asked for assistance when he accidentally drove over a curb and got stuck in the Rosedale area. 7:25 p.m. A business owner reported that he had received an intimidating phone call from a client’s son.
November 27 — 12:23 a.m. An out of town Puget Island resident requested a security check at his home when he discovered that there was a problem with his phone line, which was connected to his security system. A deputy went to the home and found that everything was secure. 1:13 a.m. An alarm was activated at a Puget Island address. 4:11 a.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Cathlamet resident who was in pain. 6:44 a.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Puget Island resident with chest pain. 8:26 a.m. A caller reported an unknown vehicle on private Rosedale property. 10:11 a.m. A caller reported that a vehicle was blocking one lane of SR 4 in the Rosedale area. 12:47 p.m. A caller reported that a cow was loose and in a Puget Island road. The owner was notified. 9:57 p.m. A caller reported that a vehicle had broken down and was on the side of the road just west of County Line Park.
November 28 — 7:22 a.m. A caller reported that gas had been stolen at an Elochoman Valley address.