Police & Sheriff Calls for Aug. 8
Purse Thief: At 12:17 p.m. a call was made from the 400 block of Dewey St. regarding the theft of a purse, clothing, and medication by a friend who brought her into the E.R.
Peaceful Swing: At 3:55 p.m. a call was made from the corner of Goodnow Ave. and Sampson St. regarding a man with headphones on sitting alone on a swingset.
Into the Woods: At 8:54 p.m. a call was made from the 1500 block of 24th Ave. South regarding a couple of young boys smashing bottles and smoking in the woods.
Poking Around: At 11:14 p.m. a call was made from the corner of 2nd Ave. South and Gaynor Ave. regarding a man who was allegedly poking at something on the ground believed to be a child. Police found that he was simply walking his dog.