TOWN OF DUCK POLICE DEPARTMENT
1259 DUCK ROAD ● DUCK, NORTH CAROLINA 27949
(252) 261-1112 ● FAX (252) 261-2108
Weekly Police Report
February 23rd, 2015 – March 1st, 2015
Calls for Service: 352
Officers issued 17 enforcement actions.
Officers completed 96 random residential house checks and found 7
Officers conducted 42 extra patrols of vacant residences at the request
of homeowners out-of-town.
132 Business checks were made over the week.
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.