WEEKLY POLICE BLOTTER – February 23rd, 2015 – March 1st, 2015

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TOWN OF DUCK POLICE DEPARTMENT

1259 DUCK ROAD ● DUCK, NORTH CAROLINA 27949

(252) 261-1112 ● FAX (252) 261-2108

policeinfo@townofduck.com

 

Weekly Police Report

February 23rd, 2015 – March 1st, 2015

 

Calls for Service: 352

 

TRAFFIC

Officers issued 17 enforcement actions.

 

PROPERTY CHECKS

Officers completed 96 random residential house checks and found 7

unsecured homes.

 

Officers conducted 42 extra patrols of vacant residences at the request

of homeowners out-of-town.

 

BUSINESS CHECKS

132 Business checks were made over the week.

 

OFFICER ACHIEVEMENT

Officers Garrett and Edwards completed verbal judo training.

 

INCIDENTS OF INTEREST

Homicide (1214 Duck Road)

Two homeless men staying overnight at the Duck United Methodist

Church as part of the Room at the Inn Program were involved in a verbal

argument that escalated into a physical confrontation. 53 year old

William Long stabbed 61 year old George Provost during the

confrontation. Provost was pronounced dead shortly after arriving at

The Outer Banks Hospital. Long has been charged with First Degree

Murder and is being held in the Dare County Detention Center without

bond. The investigation is ongoing.