As of Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Deputies contacted people shooting targets in an open field near the intersection of Outlook and Spike roads near Outlook and told them to find a safer place to practice shooting after neighbors complained yesterday morning.
Also on Monday, deputies investigated a hit and run accident near the intersection of Bethany Road and Alexander Extension. A Benton REA power pole was damaged.
A homeowner in the 1100 block of Randel Road near Sunnyside reported yesterday morning that a sliding door was knocked off its frame sometime overnight.
Deputies also received a report of gunshots in the 400 block of Fern Road near Mabton last night, and also a report of a vehicle attempting to run over the shooter. However, when deputies arrived on scene, there was no evidence of a problem and the person who reported the incident could not be located.
Since yesterday morning deputies have also found lost property, conducted a welfare check, dealt with a traffic hazard, handled an animal problem, responded to an automatic alarm, investigated a report of suspicious activity, provided assistance to another agency and handled a report of a court order violation.