WEEKLY POLICE BLOTTER – July 16th, 2017 to July 23rd, 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

July 17th, 2017 – July 23rd, 2017

Total Calls for Service: 310

 

TRAFFIC

Officers issued 8 traffic enforcement action.

 

PROPERTY CHECKS

141 Business Checks were made.

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

 

INCIDENTS OF INTEREST

Death (132 Mallard Court)

45-year-old male victim jumped into the sound to help a family member in distress.  The victim went underwater before family members could get to him.  An extensive water, land and air search was conducted on July 22nd and 23rd. The victim was recovered in the water on the afternoon of July 23rd.  This case remains under investigation.

 

Arrest (1259 Duck Road)

22-year-old female from Jarvisburg, NC was arrested after officers stopped the car she was driving after receiving information that it was stolen out of Elizabeth City. Officers were alerted to the vehicle’s presence after it was picked up by the license plate reader at the south end of Duck.  The driver consented to a search of the vehicle which resulted in the seizure of two crack pipes and a heroin needle.  The female was arrested and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.  She was held in lieu of a $1,000 secured bond.

 

Larceny (108 Olde Duck Road)

An unknown suspect stole an irrigation system part.

 

Dog Bite (Colony by the Sea Beach Access)

Unleashed dog attacked another unleashed dog on the beach. The dog that was attacked required veterinary services totaling approx. $500.  The damages were paid by the owner of the attacking dog.

 

Larceny (132 Dune Road)

10’2” NSP Element SUP stolen from under the residence. Case remains open at this time.