Weekly Blotter Aug 23-29, 2021

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

August 23rd, 2021 – August 29th, 2021

Total Calls for Service: 214

 

TRAFFIC

  • Officers issued 9 traffic enforcement actions during the week.

PROPERTY CHECKS

  • 123 business checks were made.
  • 6 extra patrol checks were requested by out-of-town property owners this week.

INCIDENTS OF INTEREST

  • Domestic (Schooner Ridge Drive)

Lifeguards reported a couple on the beach arguing. Officers arrived and found it to be a husband and wife having a disagreement. It was found to be a verbal argument and the parties had separated before law enforcement arrived.

  • Injury To Property (Sailfish Court)

Homeowner reported that several mailboxes had been damaged on the street the night before. Officers found that a total of five mailboxes were broken off at the ground. It appeared that the mailboxes were hit with a vehicle or golf cart.

  • Death (Ships Watch Drive)

Police, Fire, and EMS responded to a cardiac arrest. Upon arrival CPR began, despite all efforts the individual was pronounced dead at the scene.

 

TRAFFIC CRASHES

  • Duck Road

Caller reported a collision that occurred earlier in the day after both parties exchanged information before leaving the scene. Caller was advised to call the insurance company.

  • Duck Road/Sandy Ridge Road

Rear end collision with no damage to either vehicle. Parties exchanged insurance information and left the scene.

  • Duck Road

Two vehicle rear-end collision at the crosswalk. Minor damage to both vehicles.