Weekly Blotter June 17 – 23, 2019

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

June 17th, 2019 – June 23rd, 2019

Total Calls for Service: 271

 

TRAFFIC

  • Officers issued 13 traffic enforcement actions during the week.

PROPERTY CHECKS

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

INCIDENTS OF INTEREST

  • DWI Arrest (Duck Road / West Tuckahoe Drive)

After investigating an intoxicated female subject earlier in the evening, Duck officers observed her driving south on Duck Road and made an arrest for driving while intoxicated.

  • Firearm Recovery (Bufflehead Drive)

Cleaning personnel called to report a firearm found at a rental property after guests had left. Officers retrieved the firearm and are holding it for the owner.

Traffic Crashes

  • Property Damage Only (Duck Road / Scarborough Lane)
    A two-vehicle rear end collision occurred when a vehicle stopped at a cross walk to allow pedestrians to cross.
  • Property Damage Only (Duck Road / Acorn Oak Drive)
    During the storm a tree fell at the above location and struck a vehicle. No injuries were reported.
  • Property Damage Only (Duck Road / Spyglass Rd)
    A two-vehicle collision occurred when a vehicle attempted to turn east onto Spyglass Road in front of opposing traffic.
  • Accident Hit and Run (East Dogwood Trail)
    Duck Officers assisted in the investigation of a Hit and Run collision that occurred in Southern Shores when a pickup truck hit a SUV and fled the scene.
  • Accident Hit and Run (Duck Rd)
    A female subject found that her truck, that was parked in the driveway, had been struck by another vehicle. Officers found physical evidence consistent with a hit and run event. This incident is still under investigation.