Constables on Patrol


October 30

1:15 p.m. – A Eureka Springs man turned himself in on a sheriff’s department warrant and posted bond, but was held on outstanding felony warrants in Missouri.

October 31

7:24 a.m. – Officers responded to the old high school in reference to a hit-and-run accident, and the sheriff’s office located the suspected vehicle on Hwy. 23.

7:27 p.m. – Caller reported a possible intoxicated driver in a green van near White and Elk Sts. Responding officer arrested a man for DWI and possession of a controlled substance.

9 p.m. – Officer checked condition of a building where no damage was found.

November 1

8:49 p.m. – A noise complaint on Deer Lane got a constable’s response but nothing more was reported.

November 2

12:19 p.m. – A dump truck stalled in traffic on US62 and an officer kept traffic moving while another dump truck pushed the disabled truck off the road.

5:16 p.m. – Caller was concerned about a man walking near the train station, so constable responded but gave no further information.

8:01 p.m. – A reported alarm at a Spring St. art gallery demanded attention, but the art and the gallery were found to be secure.

10:10 p.m. – A noise complaint on Echols required intervention from the constable who implored those involved to quiet down.

November 3

7:10 a.m. – A woman was pulled over for a traffic violation, and once it was determined she was driving on a suspended license, her vehicle was towed. She was released on a citation.

8 a.m. – An ESPD officer was dispatched to Fayetteville to transport a prisoner, whose indiscretion had been committed in Eureka Springs, back to Carroll County.

1:52 p.m. – A man was arrested near the elementary school for driving on a suspended license.

November 4

12:14 a.m. – Two men got into it at a highway motel, and constable had to return at 1:31 a.m. as they had not resolved their issues.

2:24 a.m. – Constable quelled unseemly noise on Pendergrass Corner.

3:58 a.m. – A 911 hang-up call from Prospect St. turned up nothing.

10:21 a.m. – Customer at a highway motel noticed damage to her Audi sometime during the night. Officer took a report.

8:43 p.m. – Officer responded to Spring St. to follow up on a complaint of a ghost tour bus that parked in the middle of the street. Driver advised he would pull into the trolley stop to pick up passengers and keep his lights on at all times from here on out.

8:50 p.m. – Arguing people prompted neighbors to call police. The party causing the disturbance was gone on arrival.

10:20 p.m. – Caller claimed a vehicle coming into the city was being maneuvered by a possibly drunk individual, however when officers confronted the driver they determined the intoxication claim was without merit.

10:57 p.m. – Constable dealt with a welfare concern at a convenience store.

November 5

12:27 a.m. – Officer went to a W. Van Buren bank in reference to keys left in the deposit box.

1:12 a.m. – A call about a possible disturbance warranted an official visit to a B&B where guests neither heard nor noticed any agitation.

1:26 a.m. – A suspicious vehicle parked at a downtown business was reported, but vanished before constable arrived.

1:41 a.m. – A noise complaint was registered on E. Van Buren and those responsible agreed to take it down a notch.