WEEKLY POLICE BLOTTER – May 22nd, 2017 – May 28th, 2017

TOWN OF DUCK POLICE DEPARTMENT

1259 DUCK ROAD ● DUCK, NORTH CAROLINA 27949

(252) 261-1112 ● FAX (252) 261-2108

policeinfo@townofduck.com

Weekly Police Blotter

May 22nd, 2017 – May 28th, 2017

Total Calls for Service: 322

 

TRAFFIC

Officers issued 23 traffic enforcement actions.

 

PROPERTY CHECKS

162 Business Checks were made.

19 Extra Patrol Checks were made at the request of the property owner.

 

INCIDENTS OF INTEREST

Drug Violation (Duck Road / Wampum Drive)

Driver was stopped for what was thought to be an expired license plate, but after the stop the officer realized the license plate was valid. While speaking with the driver the officer smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.  When questioned, the driver turned over a small amount of marijuana.  The driver was not charged, but the marijuana was destroyed.

 

Drug Violation (Duck Road / Scarborough Lane)

While patrolling the area, an officer smelled a strong odor of marijuana around a group of individuals walking on the multiuse path. The officer confronted the group, but was met with agitation.  The officer called for a second officer and the two were able to deescalate the situation.  Ultimately one of the group members admitted to possessing marijuana.  That individual was cited and released.  No charges were filed against the other individuals present