Police Blotter – Restraining order

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 7:36 a.m.

Thank goodness for nosy neighbors. According to a police report, a woman who was out of town visiting family received a call from her neighbors saying someone suspicious was on her property. She quickly called the police and said it may be her ex-husband who she has a restraining order against.

Police Blotter – Why did you answer?

Monday, August 25, 2014 7:36 a.m.

Apparently, a local man wanted a pizza real bad because it was late one night when he called to order it. The business, however, was closed when he called, a police report said, which was understandable given the late hour. But what the customer could not understand was why an employee answered the phone when he called – considering they were …

Police Blotter – No good deed goes unpunished

Sunday, August 24, 2014 7:36 a.m.

A man came into the police station one day to report that his car had been damaged the day before by officers pushing it off the bridge. According to the report, the man said his son was driving the truck when the universal joint broke and caused the vehicle to become disabled.

Police Blotter – ‘To-go’ can

Saturday, August 23, 2014 7:36 a.m.

According to a police report, a man who is said to be a regular customer at a local convenience store was caught stealing one day. The clerk was stocking the back cooler when she heard someone come in and get something out of the front cooler, the report said. She glanced over and it was a customer that she sees in the store about three times a …

Police Blotter - Family cuss out

Thursday, August 21, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Police were called in reference to a family disturbance. When they got to the scene the suspect and the victim had already left but their niece was there. She explained that her uncle came to appraise the house to determine the value of it. She said her uncle does not live there and when he heard they hired someone to look at the house, he raced …

Police Blotter – Totally innocent

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 9:42 a.m.

An officer saw a car going down the highway with a paper tag. That caught his eye, the report said, but the swerving and crossing over the lines was even more noticeable. The officer pulled the driver over, and according to the report, could smell raw marijuana. While the driver was getting his paperwork, the officer asked him if he had drugs in …

Police Blotter – You can do that, but you probably shouldn’t

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 5:45 a.m.

Police were called to a home because, according to the report, a couple got into an argument after attending a funeral. The wife told police that her husband came home from the funeral and said he was going out to get drunk and then bring people back to the house to party some more, the report said.

Police Blotter – She is crazy

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 9:41 a.m.

A woman called police to report that her husband was being verbally abusive to her and that he was yelling at her and calling her names. According to a report, when police arrived, she said they had been arguing about her being out of town for five days. But she would not tell the officer anything else, the report said.

Police Blotter – I like it here

Monday, August 18, 2014 9:41 a.m.

Police were dispatched to a local nursing home because a woman’s family had come to visit her and allegedly caused a scene. According to the report, the officer met with the woman and the facility director and learned that the family was concerned about their mother being there. It turns out, she wants to be there and she put herself there, the …

Police Blotter – Phone hacking

Sunday, August 17, 2014 9:41 a.m.

A woman stopped by the police sub-station the other day to report that someone used her phone number to try and scam another person.

Police Blotter – Obvious avoidance

Saturday, August 16, 2014 9:41 a.m.

An officer traveling along Highway 17 noticed a white van traveling just behind him. According to the police report, when the driver noticed the patrol car, he slowed down from 50 mph to 40 mph so drastically that the driver was not catching back up with the flow of traffic.

Police Blotter – Hot Plate

Friday, August 15, 2014 2:38 p.m.

A woman and her nephew called police to report a burglary. They said that her ex-boyfriend broke into the house and stole $2,000 in cash and a hot plate. The officer asked how they knew it was the ex-boyfriend and the nephew replied that the ex-boyfriend had called him to say he was coming over to get his hot plate back, the report said.

Police Blotter - Hit and run

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 7:23 a.m.

Police were called to the scene of a hit and run. The victim said a truck driver put his truck in reverse at an intersection and backed into him. He said the driver then took off, driving very erratically. He said he called the cops, and followed the suspect but eventually lost him.

Police Blotter – Man makes a mess of himself and calls it ‘just chilling’

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 11:32 a.m.

A concerned citizen called police to report that a man was allegedly urinating in a parking lot. According to a police report, when police arrived, the suspect was passed out in his car. In addition, there was vomit beside his car and a strong odor of alcohol coming from his person, the report said.

Police Blotter - Stolen underoos

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 10:23 a.m.

A man who resides in the area part-time, ordered $65 worth of underwear and had it delivered to his apartment here. He went out of town and when he returned checked online to see the status of the shipment. It said they had been delivered to his doorstep, but the package was nowhere to be found.

Police Blotter - There’s always one in the family

Monday, August 11, 2014 1:22 p.m.

Police were called to a home in reference to a burglary. The complainant told police that the house belongs to his sister who had a stroke and is being cared for in another state. The complainant said his brother also lives in the residence but lives in the upstairs portion of the home. The two portions of the house are divided by a secure door.

Police Blotter – Wear your seat belt

Sunday, August 10, 2014 8:00 a.m.

It may seem like a small infraction, but a police officer can and will pull you over if you are not wearing your seat belt.

Saturday, August 9, 2014 10:22 a.m.

Police Blotter – Leave me alone

Friday, August 8, 2014 1:56 p.m.

A woman called police to report that she had been receiving threatening text messages and wanted it to stop. The victim told police the incidents started in July when she received a threatening text from her former assistant who was to be terminated from her job the next day. Then the victim allegedly started getting text messages from the …

Police Blotter – Fresh weed UPDATED

Thursday, August 7, 2014 1:56 p.m.

Police rode by an empty parking lot, right near the police station, and noticed a man sitting in his car alone in a darkened area of the lot. According to the report, he appeared to be fiddling with something in his lap and continuously looking around. The officer stopped and approached the driver and detected a strong odor of fresh marijuana, …

Police Blotter – You shouldn’t steal from your own family

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 11:15 p.m.

There might be some issues if you think it is okay to steal from your own family, but it allegedly happened according to a family who reported a burglary to the police.

Police Blotter - Attempted abduction

Monday, August 4, 2014 5:00 a.m.

A distraught woman called police after someone attempted to abduct her, according to a Mount Pleasant police report. She told the officer she went to …

Police Blotter – Open container

Sunday, August 3, 2014 7:08 a.m.

Police were patrolling an area in search of an armed robbery suspect when a rental van passed by, swerving in and out of the lane. The officer pulled the driver over and as they were talking the officer noticed the driver fingering a beer bottle cap in his hand, the report said. He asked the driver if there were any open containers in the car, and …

Police Blotter – Acting psychotic

Saturday, August 2, 2014 6:00 a.m.

A mother had to call police because her son had allegedly been smoking pot and acting psychotic. She said he had just returned from a trip to Florida and could not explain his behavior. According to the report, she told the officer, “You’ll have to see for yourself.”

Police Blotter – Animal cruelty

Friday, August 1, 2014 7:07 a.m.

According to police, a man was charged with animal mistreatment after a witness reported him for leaving his dog in a hot car.

Police Blotter – You’re both going in

Thursday, July 31, 2014 10:21 a.m.

According to a police report, a couple got into an argument at a local campground, and concerned citizens called police after hearing a car horn continuously being honked and a woman screaming for help.

Police Blotter – I want her out

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 6:46 a.m.

Police were dispatched to a home where someone called 911 and then hung up. Per policy, police have to respond, so they traced the address. When they arrived at the residence, according to the report, they were met by a man in the yard who said, “Thank you for showing up. I want her out.” His daughter then came out of the house crying, the report …

Police Blotter – ATM card not get-out-of-jail-free card

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 12:53 p.m.

Police were called to investigate a possible drunk driver one evening. When an officer arrived in the area, he noticed the vehicle in question drifting in and out of the lane.

Police Blotter - House party

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 6:46 a.m.

A woman had to call police because someone decided to have a party in her home without permission. She told officers, it appeared they entered through the dog door. She said she had been away and had someone watching the house and her dogs.

Police Blotter – Stalker

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 11:06 a.m.

A woman came to police headquarters to ask police to serve a no trespass notice on a man who used to be her roommate. She explained that they worked together and they lived together. But when he wanted to take the friendship to a different level, she said no and asked him to move out, the report said. He moved out and took a leave of absence from …

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