Sheriff’s Report

Texas County Sheriff’s Report

August 2

A deputy assisted Houston Police Department in attempting to locate a subject on Acorn Street, Houston.

August 8

A deputy was dispatched to Orchard Road, Raymondville, to turn off the power to a water heater. The resident was out of state and said her water lines had broken. She had the water turned off and was advised the power should be shut off to the water heater. The deputy was given the code to open the door and turn off the power.

A resident on Strawberry Road, Houston, said he believed children were shooting fireworks on his property. The deputy found it was a neighbor burning old blank ammo that was causing the noise.

A man on Taylor Lane, Plato, reported his neighbors were harassing him. The deputy spoke with a neighbor and advised him to leave the man alone.

A report was received about a man walking in the middle of the road on Highway 17, Houston. No one was located.

August 9

A deputy was dispatched to assist a Missouri State Highway Patrol officer at a traffic stop at Highway 17 and Route Z, Houston.

August 14

A female subject was taken to jail on an active warrant and two male subjects were placed on a 24-hour hold following a burglary on Sunset Drive, Houston. A number of coins and other items were recovered. A report was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office seeking charges.

A peace disturbance was reported on Horseshoe Drive, Houston. One person was removing his items from the residence and agreed to finish the next day.

August 15

A deputy was dispatched to assist Licking Police Department on a domestic disturbance call on Kimble Road, Licking.

A Licking man reported a break-in on Dorman Drive. He said a gaming console and games had been taken.

August 16

A deputy was dispatched to assist an ambulance crew on a call on Airport Road, Cabool.

A deputy was dispatched to assist Licking Police Department at a residential search on Campbell Street, Licking.

August 18

A burglary was reported at a residence on Highway 63, Licking. A bearskin run valued at $1,000.00 was taken.

August 19

A deputy assisted Houston Police Department with traffic for a funeral procession at Route E and Highway 63, Houston.

August 21

A call was received about several vehicles at Highway 63 and Gardner Road “cutting donuts.” Investigation found damage at that location and at Baptist Camp Access. Citations for property damage-second degree were issued to Joshua S. Sigman, 17, Cabool; Patrick D. Moorhead, Jr., 17, Cabool; and Keaton J. Ellis, 18, Norwood.

August 22

A Licking woman reported a man against whom she has an order of protection had violated the order. An attempt was made by the deputy to contact the man. A probable cause statement was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office seeking charges.

The wellbeing of a person on Long Hollow Road, Plato, was checked.

The wellbeing of a person on Route AP, Plato, was checked.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator checking on two children on Route AM, Mtn. Grove.

August 23

Violation of a child custody agreement was reported on Bean Creek Drive, Licking. A report was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office for a review.

August 25

A deputy assisted a Missouri State Highway Patrol officer with a vehicle search on Highway 17, Bucyrus. A female suspect was arrested after a white crystal-like substance found field-tested positive for methamphetamine.

August 27

An employee of a business on Route CC, Licking, reported a theft. Someone had called stating the business’s electric bill was past due and service would be cut off if payment was not made. The employee was told to send payment using MoneyPak Greendot cards and the employee sent a total of $962.42 on two separate cards. It was learned the call was bogus. Attempts to reach the person who called were unsuccessful as the phone number did not ring and went straight to a voice mail recording.

August 28

A search warrant was executed and two short-barrel shotguns were seized at a residence on Atchison Lane, Plato. A male subject was taken into custody and placed on a 24-hour hold for possession, manufacture, transport, repair, sale of certain weapons and possession of a controlled substance. A probable cause statement was being forwarded to the prosecuting attorney’s office for charges.

August 29

A woman on Northview Drive, Houston, reported she had loaned her vehicle to a friend and it had not been returned. She wished to pursue charges for theft. The vehicle was returned to her on September 2 and she decided not to pursue charges.

Terry W. Held 47, Plato, was cited for assault-fourth degree following a reported assault on Goldenrod Drive, Plato.

A residential burglary was reported on Route BB, Licking. Nine hundred dollars in cash and collector coins had been taken.

August 30

Information was received from Mtn. Grove Police Department that items stolen in several Mtn. Grove and Wright County burglaries were at a house on Stone Ridge Drive, Mtn. Grove. A deputy and the MGPD chief went to the residence and found boxes of the personal belongings of several persons. The investigation is continuing.

September 2

The wellbeing of a person on Airport Road, Cabool, was checked.

Loud music was reported on Route N, Licking. The resident was advised not to turn the volume up or he could be cited for peace disturbance.

September 5

A runaway juvenile was reported on Wagner Road, Willow Springs. The juvenile was found and returned home. The Division of Family Services will do a follow-up.

September 6

A woman on Shafer Road, Licking, reported an unknown person comes on her property every night between 10:00 and 11:00. She asked for extra patrol in the area. The deputy was not able to locate any prowlers.

A prisoner was transported to the Howell County line to be picked up by Howell County law enforcement.

The wellbeing of a person on Wilson Drive, Cabool, was checked.

September 7

The wellbeing of a person on Bado Road, Cabool, was checked.

Trespassing was reported on Mockingbird Lane, Elk Creek. A report was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office for a review.

September 10

A resident on Mockingbird Drive, Elk Creek, reported someone had damaged her well house and turned off her water.

A woman reported a man was stealing wiring from a home on Sleepy Hollow, Houston. The man said he was not stealing any wiring and allowed the deputy to do a walk-through inspection of the home. No theft was evident.

September 11

A residential alarm call was received on Hogan Road, Houston. No house could be located at the address given.

A report was received about possible squatters on Sherwood Lane, Plato. The residence was found to be vacant with no evidence of anyone having been on the property.

September 12

A report was received about ATVs driving in and around the yard of a residence on Highway 32, Success. A deputy was unable to make contact with the person who made the call.

Theft of utilities was reported on Dorman Drive, Licking. The residence there had not had electric service since 2005. Someone had pulled the meter and jumped the meter base to establish service. A man at the residence found the meter in the garage and it was returned to the electric company. The electric company disconnected the supply at the transformer to prevent any further tampering. A probable cause statement was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office seeking a charge of theft/stealing under $500.

A residential alarm was answered on Route YY, Cabool. The residence was secure and appeared to be vacant.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a hotline report of narcotics use and illicit narcotics present at a residence on Hayes Drive, Houston.

Texas County Sheriff’s Report

August 3

Houston Police Department requested assistance with a possibly suicidal person on Sommerfield. The person left voluntarily with medical personnel.

August 20

A Licking woman reported she had been assaulted by her boyfriend, who allegedly grabbed her, pushed her, and tried to prevent her from leaving their residence on Van Cleve Drive. The man was located hiding under a neighbor’s vehicle and was arrested for second-degree domestic assault. A probable cause statement was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office.

August 25

A theft was reported on Highway 17, Bucyrus. Items taken from a residence there include two metal loading ramps, an air compressor, hose and nozzle, hand tools, and a red Murray riding mower. The loss was estimated at $1,118.00.

August 29

A deputy responded to a domestic disturbance on Stone Ridge Road, Mtn. Grove. It was determined to be a child custody dispute.

A Houston woman reported being the victim of mail fraud. She stated she had received a check to cash and post to her account, sending a portion of the funds to two persons in Texas. The check deposited had no valid account and the money was withdrawn from her account. She was given an identity theft packet to fill out.

September 2

A civil property issue was reported on Forrest Drive, Houston.

At the request of Houston Police Department, an attempt was made to locate a subject on Arnott Road, Licking.

The wellbeing of a person on Mitchell Drive, Licking, was checked.

Texas County 911 reported an open line at a residence on Route E, Houston. A deputy checked the area and spoke to residents that were home. No one had called 911.

A suspicious person was reported on Piney Drive, Houston. The area was checked and no one was found.

A complaint was received about loud music on Piney Drive, Houston. Residents were contacted and they turned down the music.

A woman reported her adult son was missing from their Mooney Hollow Drive, Licking, residence. On September 5, she notified the sheriff’s office that he had been seen in Rolla.

September 3

A 62-year-old female was found unresponsive at her residence on Route BB, Licking. The coroner was notified.

A man residing on Stone Ridge Drive, Mtn. Grove, reported damage to the residence he was renting. A window had been broken out.

September 4

An Elk Creek woman reported harassment. She said she was driving down Longview Road and heard a pop and a whistle. She saw a man she knew standing in the woods holding a .22 rifle. An attempt was made to locate the man in regards to the incident.

A Licking woman reported the theft of a green 2013 Honda 420 ATV from her barn on Pigeon Creek Road. The vehicle was valued at $6,000.00.

The theft of medication of a residence on Route B, Houston, was reported. A suspect was identified and an attempt was made to locate the person.

September 5

A prisoner was transported from Greene County Jail, Springfield, to Texas County Jail.

Texas County Sheriff’s Report

A deputy was dispatched to Route CC, Licking, on a report of a juvenile being inappropriately touched by an adult. Two juveniles were removed from the home and placed with a family friend. One suspect was interviewed. A probable cause statement was being forwarded to the prosecuting attorney’s office for review.

August 21

A deputy was dispatched to assist an ambulance crew on a call on Airport Road, Cabool.

A wellbeing check was conducted on Forrest Drive, Houston. A medical crew was called to assess the person. The scene was then turned over to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

A man on Route K, Summersville, reported trespassing on his property by several men with machetes. It was determined to be a misunderstanding and that the men worked for a company hired by Intercounty Electric to clear brush.

August 22

Kobe D. Sutton, 19, Houston, was cited for misdemeanor possession of marijuana following a traffic stop on Highway 63, Houston.

A deputy was called to assist the Phelps County Division of Family Services in locating a woman at Licking. It was determined that the woman lived within the city limits of Licking and the Licking Police Department then assisted DFS.

A prisoner was transported from Mtn. Grove Police Department to Texas County Jail.

A man on Stone Ridge Drive, Mtn. Grove, reported a relative had taken his vehicle without his permission. He did not wish to pursue charges. The vehicle was returned that night.

A report was received of a property dispute on Highway 17, Summersville, where firearms had been displayed. Both parties were spoken with about an apparent dispute over a property line. A report was being forwarded to the prosecuting attorney’s office in regards to display of weapons.

August 23

A residential alarm was answered on Oakhill Lane, Mtn. Grove. The residence was found to be secure.

A man on Lundy Road, Houston, called to report a pit bull dog had attacked his dog and he wanted a deputy to come out. The deputy was unable to locate the pit bull or its owner.

A man on Lindsey Lane, Success, reported someone had driven through his yard and garden. The deputy was unable to locate where the vehicle had left the roadway.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a call of possible child abuse on Route B, Houston. No one was at the residence. The investigation is ongoing.

August 24

A domestic disturbance was reported on Sleepy Hollow, Houston. When the deputy arrived, the female who called said the deputy was not needed. The 12-hour rule was placed into effect.

Four prisoners were transported to a correctional facility in Vandalia from Texas County Jail.

Six prisoners were transported to a correctional facility in Fulton from Texas County Jail.

August 25

A resident on Highway 63, Licking, reported hearing gunfire. The deputy spoke with a group of men who said they had been firing semi-automatic rifles. It was observed that ample backstop had been used. The men said they were finished shooting for the day.

A prisoner was transported from Howell County to Texas County Jail.

August 26

A residential alarm call was answered on Hidden Valley Road, Mtn. Grove. The residence and outbuildings were found to be secure.

August 27

A Raymondville man reported someone had driven through his garden fence and his garden. The deputy found that someone had traveled south on Chuck Johnston Street, driven through the man’s garden fence and garden to Cherry Street, then turned to go north on Chuck Johnston Street.

August 28

A prisoner was transported from Collinsville, Illinois, to Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was transported from Cooper County to Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was transported from Cole County to Texas County Jail.

A wellbeing check was conducted on Roubidoux Road, Bucyrus. One person was transported to a medical facility in West Plains.

A business owner on Hartville Road, Licking, called to report a burglary. While the deputy was en route, the business owner called back and said the missing property had been located in an abandoned house next to the business.

A prisoner was transported from Taney County Jail, Forsyth, to Texas County Jail.

August 29

A Licking woman reported a man had entered her property on Boone Creek Road, damaged the inside and taken several items. She did not wish to pursue charges but requested that the man be given a no-trespassing order when he is located.

A 32-year-old Cabool man was arrested and placed on a 24-hour hold at the jail following a domestic assault call on Highway 60, Cabool. The woman assaulted said the man also damaged her vehicle. She did not wish to seek charges for the vehicle damage.

A prisoner was transported from Wright County Sheriff’s Department, Hartville, to Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was transported from the correctional facility in Licking to Texas County Jail.

August 30

A deputy assisted Houston Police Department by escorting a funeral procession to Highway 63 and Route E.

Texas County Sheriff’s Report

July 31

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator in attempting to locate a person on Pea Ridge Road, Cabool. The deputy was not able to locate the person.

August 1

A suspicious person in a van was reported on Highway 32, Roby. The deputy made contact with the person, who said he does not get a cell phone signal at his home in Plato so he comes there to get a cell phone signal.

Several residents on Arnott Road, Licking, reported two juvenile females were going door-to-door asking for pain medication. It was found that an older juvenile had asked them to do that, and the older juvenile had been in trouble for doing it before. The matter was turned over to the juvenile office.

August 2

An attempt was made to check the wellbeing of a person on Forrest Drive, Houston.

August 11

An investigation was begun into allegations of statutory sodomy on Kelly Road, Raymondville. A report was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office for a review.

August 14

Property damage was reported on Route KK, Hartshorn, where a vehicle had made tracks in a resident’s yard.

A property check was conducted on Route Z, Houston. An animal there was found to have food and water.

A deputy was dispatched to assist Dent County Sheriff’s Office in a search for a missing person. The person, who has dementia, was found walking down Route CC, Licking, and was taken to the junction of Route C and Route CC where Dent County deputies met the Texas County deputy and transported the person to the person’s residence in Lenox.

A Licking woman reported items had been taken from her home on Route N, Licking, and she suspected the culprit was a person against whom she has an order of protection. She asked that her complaint be documented in case something else happens.

Jason W. Beal, 37, Licking, was cited for two counts of assault, fourth degree, following a call to Highway 32, Licking, where two persons alleged they had been threatened.

August 15

At the request of Cabool Police Department, an attempt was made to locate an individual on Morton Road, Houston. Upon arrival, no valid address was found.

A deputy was requested to patrol the Hartshorn area during a funeral as one person attending reported having received threats to her safety.

A Houston man reported dogs at large on Sand Hollow Road, Bucyrus, and that the animals had killed his chickens. The man was bitten by one of the dogs as he tried to protect a rooster from attack. The man made contact with the dogs’ owner and said he did not wish to pursue charges.

A domestic disturbance was reported on Sand Shoals Road, Houston. The 12-hour rule was put into effect.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a call received alleging that drugs were in a residence on Van Cleve Drive, Licking. No drugs were found.

A domestic disturbance was reported on Route E, Houston. Neither party wished to fill out a statement.

A resident on Route H, Elk Creek, reported a Ruger 22-250 rifle had been stolen from his truck. The gun was valued at $1,100.00.

August 16

At the request of Howell County Sheriff’s Office, an attempt was made to locate an individual with active warrants on Highway 60, Cabool. The subject was not located.

A burglary was reported on Highway 17, Bucyrus. Tools, lawn equipment and others items were taken. The loss was estimated at $5,465.00.

A man on Airport Road, Cabool, reported he had been receiving harassing phone calls from another man who lives on Airport Road, but he did not wish to pursue charges, just stop the calling. The deputy went to the second man’s residence and advised him to stop making threats or he would be issued a citation.

An officer with the cyber investigations unit in Phelps County requested Texas County Sheriff’s Office execute a search warrant on Highway 63, Houston, where a person had allegedly been downloading child pornography. The search warrant was executed and a 39-year-old Houston man taken to jail without incident.

August 17

Houston Police Department requested an agency assist. When the deputy arrived, an officer said he was not needed.

A resident on Stillman Drive, Cabool, reported a bulldozer was in the river at the end of the road. The deputy found one tractor that belongs to the township cutting brush and two tractors across the river on the road.

A prisoner was transported from Phelps County Jail, Rolla, to Texas County Jail.

The wellbeing of a person on Wildwood Drive, Raymondville, was checked.

August 18

An alarm call was received on Longview Road, Elk Creek. The owner made contact with the sheriff’s office and cancelled the call before the deputy arrived.

Two prisoners were transported to a correctional facility in Licking for court and then one was taken to a correctional facility in Fulton and the other was taken to a correctional facility at Fordland.

A prisoner was transported from Christian County Jail, Ozark, to Texas County Jail.

Two prisoners were transported from Phelps County to Texas County Jail.

August 19

A woman on Highway 63, Cabool, reported someone had damaged her vehicle while it was parked at her residence. Items were thrown out of the car and several CDs stolen. It also appeared that an attempt was made to hot-wire the vehicle.

A deputy was dispatched to assist an ambulance crew at a call on Boiling Springs Road, Licking.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a reported case of child abuse on Lone Hollow Road, Plato. The person they wished to speak with was not at the residence.

A possible suicidal person was reported on Kimrey Drive, Plato. The person was transported by emergency medical personnel to the hospital at Fort Leonard Wood.

At the request of Texas County 911, an attempt was made to locate individuals on Berry Road, Cabool, who were calling 911 and hanging up. Three residences were checked and none appeared to have been involved.

Texas County 911 requested that a deputy go to residence on Morgan Road, Elk Creek, to assist an individual until emergency medical personnel could arrive. The person was transported by ambulance to a West Plains medical facility.

August 20

Jillian L. Dahms, 28, Plato, was cited for failure to maintain adequate control of her dogs after a resident on Thomas Drive reported the animals had gotten into the resident’s garage and strewn trash in the yard and on the sidewalk.

A prowler report was received on Morton Road, Houston. No prowler was found.

A domestic disturbance was reported on Route C, Licking. A woman there said she did not wish to pursue charges against the man involved.

August 21

The FBI requested information on three subjects. The information was found and sent to the FBI.

August 22

A resident on Highway 32, Plato, reported trespassing by a man in a white van. The man was gone when the deputy arrived and was not found in the area.

A prisoner was transported from Cabool Police Department to Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was taken to Phelps County Jail, Rolla, from Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was transported from Mtn. Grove Police Department to Texas County Jail.

A second prisoner was transported from Cabool Police Department to Texas County Jail.

August 23

A Summersville woman reported a $40 Walmart gift card had been stolen at her residence on Highway 17. The card was in a package delivered by a shipping company and left between the doors at the front of her house August 2, and it was apparently stolen before she got home.

Texas County Sheriff’s report for August 24, 2017

July 21

A peace disturbance was reported on Highway P, Licking. A man there was in the process of moving and had made a lot of noise. He was given a courtesy ride to meet a friend to help him move.

July 26

The wellbeing of a person on Cockrell Road, Yukon, was checked.

A deputy assisted Missouri State Highway Patrol at the scene of a motorcycle crash at Slabtown Road and Highway 17, Roby.

At the request of the hospital in Salem, contact was made with a resident on Highway C, Licking.

July 27

A burglary was reported on Highway AW, Plato. A safe with cash, medications, boating equipment, crossbows, deer feeders and power tools were taken from a shed. The items were valued at $22,560.00.

Suspicious noises were reported on Elm Drive, Plato. The area was searched and nothing was located.

A deputy assisted Houston Police Department in recovering a stolen vehicle on Second Street, Houston.

A deputy assisted Houston Police Department on a traffic stop on Hamrick Street, Houston, watching a suspect while a HPD officer searched the vehicle.

July 28

A woman on Highway 17, Bucyrus, reported finding a small fireproof safe hidden in some brush. The two deputies responding brought the safe to the sheriff’s office and photographed it and the shovel that was with it. The safe was opened and searched. It contained illegal narcotics, drug paraphernalia, home movies, and miscellaneous items. These were photographed. The safe was placed in the sheriff’s office evidence room. No one has reported it missing.

A woman on Biram Drive, Plato, reported the theft of three packages from her mailbox and the opening of another package. On August 9, she called to say another package was missing and that another package had been ripped open. The investigation is continuing.

July 29

A deputy was dispatched to assist Missouri State Highway Patrol at an ATV accident on private property on Highway MM, Mtn. Grove.

The wellbeing of a person on Highway ZZ, Houston, was checked.

A residential alarm was answered on Hidden Valley Road, Mtn. Grove. The owner advised he was having trouble with the sensor in the alarm.

A residential alarm was answered on Webb Drive, Summersville. The residence was found to be locked and secure.

The wellbeing of a person on Brownhill Road, Houston, was checked.

The burglary of a business on Fourth Street, Summersville, was reported. The door had been spray-painted and the building entered. It did not appear that anything was missing.

Trespassing was reported on Somerset Lane, Houston. A man there was told to leave the property and not return.

The wellbeing of a person on Route N, Licking, was checked.

A fight was reported on Shafer Road, Licking. No fight was found.

July 30

A deputy was dispatched to Hickory Drive, Plato, to assist an ambulance crew with an uncooperative patient. The person was transported to the hospital in Houston.

A deputy transported a stolen bike on Second Street, Houston, to Houston Police Department.

July 31

A resident on Highway 17, Bucyrus, reported a prowler. No prowler was found.

A deputy was dispatched to assist an ambulance crew on a call on Tiffany Drive, Houston.

A prowler was reported on Kitchem Drive, Licking. No one was found.

A woman on Highway 32, Licking, reported trespassing. She said she told a male subject to leave her property and he refused, pulling out a pistol. She said she punched him several times and he left, yelling he would be back to shoot up her house. A probable cause statement was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office seeking charges.

August 3

A resident on Forrest Drive, Houston, reported 18 goats in her yard. Several neighbors said they had seen the goats before and they had been out for several weeks. The goats left the woman’s yard the next day and haven’t been reported since.

A possible domestic disturbance or peace disturbance was reported on Kelly Road, Raymondville. All parties involved, including the reporting party, were gone when the deputy arrived.

At 8:35 p.m. a vehicle alarm was going off in the parking lot of a vehicle dealership at Dunn. The building and the vehicles on the lot appeared to be secure. The business manager was notified.

August 4

At 3:04 a.m. a vehicle alarm was going off in the parking lot of a vehicle dealership at Dunn. The building and the vehicles on the lot appeared to be secure.

A report of a suspicious vehicle and persons was received on Airport Road, Cabool. The property was searched and no one was found.

A deputy was dispatched to assist an ambulance crew on a call on Malberg Road, Cabool.

A deputy was dispatched to assist Houston Police Department with a call of a man with a knife on Grand Avenue, Houston. The suspect had fled and officers were unable to locate him.

A business alarm was answered on Limestone Drive, Mtn. Grove. It was found to be a false alarm.

A break-in was reported on Brushy Creek Road, Houston. Items valued at $140.00 were taken. Some of the items were recovered.

The wellbeing of a person on Oakdale Road, Houston, was checked.

A recovery company reported to the sheriff’s office that they were repossessing a vehicle on Fifth Street in Summersville.

August 5

A prowler was reported on Brushy Creek Road, Houston. No one was found.

August 7

A deputy was dispatched to assist Houston Police Department with an intoxicated person at a business on Sam Houston Boulevard.

August 8

A man on Sycamore Street, Cabool, had questions about recovering his son’s truck that was in the possession of two of his son’s friends. He was advised that the deputy was in the process of reporting the vehicle as stolen. The man made contact with the individuals and advised them he was going to report the vehicle as stolen. The individuals then returned the truck.

The wellbeing of a person on Kimble Road, Licking, was checked.

August 9

A man on Cessna Road, Cabool, reported the theft of a Reese hitch from his vehicle and the destruction of private property signs. The items were valued at $70.00.

Animal abuse was reported on Cloverdale Road, Cabool, where a neighbor said the dogs’ owner had moved and left the animals. The owner was located and stated she had been feeding the animals daily and looking for new homes for them. She was advised of the animal abuse statute.

An aggressive dog was reported on Kelly Road, Raymondville. The dog’s owner was located and advised to keep the animal under control or face a citation for animal abuse.

A deputy assisted Missouri State Highway Patrol on a call of two cars attempting to run a vehicle off the roadway on Highway 17, Houston. The vehicles stopped at the Route Z intersection and advised law enforcement that they were bail bondsmen attempting to catch a wanted person. As the bondsmen were apprehending the person, the deputy spoke with a passenger in the man’s car and discovered she was wanted on two Wright County warrants. She was taken into custody and taken to the sheriff’s office without incident.

A St. Louis woman reported someone had sent paperwork to the secretary of state’s office dissolving the LLC for her business on Route CC, Licking. She identified the person she believed was responsible. The matter is under investigation.

A prisoner was transported from Texas County Jail to Phelps County Jail, then another prisoner was picked up at Rolla Police Department and transported to Texas County Jail.

A woman on Hidden Valley Road, Mtn. Grove, reported she had awakened to find a man standing over her with a double-edged ax. The man was very delusional, she said, and she and her family were afraid. The deputy spoke with the man and then contacted emergency medical personnel who transported him to a medical facility in West Plains.

August 10

Mtn. Grove Police Department reported an ATV had been abandoned on Business 60 at Dunn. The vehicle identification number was run and it was determined that the ATV has been stolen in 2014 from Nevada, Missouri. The vehicle was towed to the sheriff’s office impound yard.

A 911 hang-up was checked out on Sackett Road, Licking. The number had been dialed accidentally.

A domestic disturbance was reported on Gettys Road, Houston. The woman there said the man said he wished he could kill her, and she told the deputy she wanted to get an order of protection against the man. She was advised of the process to obtain an order of protection. The man left the residence.

A man on Slaughter Road, Licking, reported his neighbor was blocking access to a roadway that he had the right of way to use. The neighbor showed proof of ownership and that no easement existed. The caller made threats toward his neighbor and was advised by the deputy that if he acted on them, he would be arrested for assault.

A deputy assisted Houston Police Department with a traffic stop on Second Street, Houston. One person was taken to jail without incident.

Five prisoners were transported to a correctional facility in Fulton from Texas County Jail.

An attempt was made to check the wellbeing of a person who had reportedly been sitting at the junction of C and CC, Licking.

A domestic disturbance was reported on Reed Road, Licking. One party had already left the residence, and the other party stated she did not want him to return.

August 11

Licking Police Department brought a prisoner to Texas County Jail and two pills were found in his possession. It appeared the man did not intentionally bring the pills into the jail and that he had a prescription for one of the pills. The other pill was an over-the-counter medication.

A burglary was reported on Pine Ridge Lane, Mtn. Grove. The back door to the residence had been broken out and two televisions were missing. The loss was estimated at $2,500.00.

A prisoner was transported from Howell County to Texas County Jail.

August 12

At the request of Houston Police Department, a man was located on Northview Lane, Houston, and arrested on several warrants. He was taken to Texas County Jail.

Suspicious activity was reported on Big Creek Road, Yukon, where a woman said vehicles were going up and down the road and letting persons out in the woods. The area was searched and no one was found.

An attempt was made to check the wellbeing of a person on Highway 63, Houston.

A man on Route AW, Plato, reported the theft of a bottle of hydrocodone pills from his residence.

A horse was reported loose on Deer Run Drive, Licking. The animal had been penned by its owner when the deputy arrived. The owner was given a verbal warning to keep the animal contained.

A resident on Kitchem Drive, Licking, reported some guys had pulled up to his mailbox and opened it, then shut it. He said there was no mail in the box. The deputy was unable to locate the persons.

The wellbeing of a person on Cherry Drive, Raymondville, was checked.

A woman on Mineral Drive, Houston, called to report a man who was not wearing a shirt had been messing with her car. The deputy found the man and the man’s wife walking down the road. They were carrying a baby pig that had gotten loose and had been located under the caller’s car.

August 13

A domestic disturbance was reported on Boone Creek Road, Licking. Both parties were brought to Texas County Jail and placed on a 12-hour hold for domestic assault fourth degree.

Trespassing was reported on Peacock Lane, Houston. The trespasser was gone when the deputy arrived.

A deputy assisted Missouri State Highway Patrol at an accident on Highway 63. The deputy removed a deer from the roadway.

A resident on Hardwood Drive, Hartshorn, reported approximately 45 cows in their yard. A man there said they were longhorn cattle and had gone into the woods. The deputy could not locate the cattle. Neighbors stated there is a herd of feral longhorns that have been in the area for years.

August 14

A report was received of allegations of sexual misconduct involving a child on Highway 32, Licking. The alleged incident occurred in January. A probable cause statement was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office seeking charges.

Property damage was reported on Route CC, Licking, where a woman said someone had unlocked her vehicle and gotten inside. There was a nick in the paint on the doorframe.

A water district employee reported a meter on Route B, Houston, had been tampered with and broken at the lock. The resident at that location denied damaging the meter, and the man was advised that if he wanted water service restored, he would have to pay a deposit and get it turned on like everyone else. He was advised that tampering with a utility company’s property was a felony charge.

Three prisoners were transported a correctional facility in Fulton from Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was transported from Texas County Jail to Phelps County Courthouse for a court appearance.

August 15

A deputy was dispatched to assist with an out-of-control minor child on Route AA, Bucyrus. A juvenile division employee was on the scene. The child was transported to a medical facility for evaluation.

A resident on Thomas Drive, Plato, reported a neighbor’s dogs were running loose and getting into trashcans, scattering trash. The dogs’ owner was given a verbal warning about not keeping the animals under control.

A sheriff’s department officer was asked to conduct a computer voice stress analysis test for Houston Police Department.

Two prisoners were transported from the correctional facility in Licking to Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was transported from Algoa Correctional Center, Jefferson City, to Texas County Jail.

Texas County Sheriff’s report for August 17, 2017

July 21

A resident on Dogwood Road, Mtn. Grove, reported someone had poured a substance on plants in front of a residence, killing the plants. One person was questioned in connection with the case.

July 28

A deputy was asked to contact a woman on Old Salem Road, Licking, and have her call the Phelps County Sheriff’s Office. The deputy was unable to locate the woman.

July 29

A deputy was dispatched to Lewis Lane, Licking, on a report of a dog being killed by a neighbor’s dog. It could not be proved the neighbor’s dog killed the reporting party’s dog.

July 30

A domestic disturbance was reported on Highway Z, Houston. The deputy met with all parties involved, and no charges were being sought. The 12-hour rule was placed into effect.

A deputy was dispatched to assist an ambulance crew at Dogs Bluff River Access, Houston.

July 31

A report was received of cattle having no water on Boiling Springs Road, Licking.

A deputy assisted Houston Police Department with a traffic arrest.

The wellbeing of a person on Morton Road, Houston, was checked.

August 1

Trespassing was reported by a resident on Highway 17, Summersville, who said a person in a sports utility vehicle had driven on his property. He yelled at the driver and the vehicle left. The deputy was unable to locate the vehicle.

A domestic disturbance was reported on Vancleve Drive, Licking. A man there said his girlfriend had left the residence. The deputy was unable to locate her.

A deputy was dispatched to assist an ambulance crew on a call on Brushy Creek Road, Houston.

Two prisoners were transported from a correctional facility in Licking to Texas County Jail.

August 2

A domestic disturbance was reported on Dogwood Road, Mtn. Grove, where a couple was reported to be arguing over keys. While the deputy was en route, the caller called again and said an officer was not needed.

The sheriff’s office was notified that a Plato man had called the prosecuting attorney’s office and threatened the secretary with the use of a firearm. A voluntary statement was filled out and charges were being sought. The matter is under investigation.

Loud music was reported on Route UU, Solo. The persons were gone when the deputy arrived.

A woman called to report a domestic assault on Dogwood Road, Mtn. Grove. As the deputy was en route, the woman called again and cancelled her request for an officer.

A prisoner was transported from Festus Police Department to Texas County Jail.

August 3

The wellbeing of a person on Amburn Road, Raymondville, was checked.

A woman on Freedom Road, Willow Springs, reported seeing lights in the field adjacent to her residence. The deputy did not find anyone.

A prisoner was transported from Mtn. Grove Police Department to Texas County Jail.

At the request of Houston Police Department, a deputy went to a Boiling Springs Road, Success, address and located a woman wanted on warrants for stealing, a parole violation. She was arrested and taken to jail.

The owner of rental property on Highway 137, Licking, reported some syringes and substances believed to be drugs had been found at the property. The deputy took the items for disposal.

August 4

An attempt was made to check the wellbeing of a person on Hogan Road, Houston.

August 5

A deputy was dispatched to the hospital emergency room where a woman reported she had been assaulted on Route AJ, Huggins. She did not wish to pursue assault charges against the man. The man was also in the emergency room, having had a vehicle accident after the woman and a minor child had gotten out of the vehicle. Due to his state of intoxication and having operated a motor vehicle with a minor child in the vehicle, a probable cause statement was being forwarded to the prosecuting attorney’s office seeking a charge of endangering the welfare of a child.

A wellbeing check on two persons on Boiling Springs Road, Licking, was requested but cancelled as the deputy arrived at the address.

A caller reported a man on Brushy Creek Road, Houston, was burning tires and the smoke was causing a visibility problem. The man was located and it was determined he had been burning an old mattress, which appeared to have caused the excessive smoke. The smoke had thinned and visibility of the roadway was not an issue at the time the deputy left.

A woman residing on Country Aire Lane, Mtn. Grove, reported someone had tampered with her car during the night.

A property dispute was reported on Slaughter Road, Licking, concerning an easement road. The reporting party was advised that it was a civil matter.

August 6

A man residing on Hightown Road, Houston, reported the theft of his vehicle while it was parked in his carport. The vehicle was recovered in Houston later that day. The investigation is ongoing.

A man on Malberg Road, Cabool, reported someone had shot his dog. He was asked to take the dog to the veterinarian and have the projectile removed from under its skin. There were no suspects at that time.

An Illinois woman contacted Mtn. Grove Police Department to report she had been unable to reach a resident on Lone Pine Road, Mtn. Grove. The address is in Texas County. A deputy responded, along with MGPD, Missouri State Highway Patrol, and emergency medical personnel. The resident was transported by emergency medical personnel to a medical facility in West Plains.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a report of alleged child molestation on Brushy Creek Road, Houston.

Missouri State Highway Patrol requested that a deputy secure the scene at the intersection of Highway 137 and Route P, Licking, where a vehicle was in the ditch. The deputy did not find a vehicle in the ditch at that location.

A Houston man reported a suspicious vehicle on High Town Road, Houston. While the deputy was en route, it was learned that a vehicle matching that description had been reported to Houston Police Department as stolen. It was determined that the vehicle on High Town Road was the vehicle that had been stolen, and HPD was notified.

A resident on Highway 32, Licking, reported an extremely intoxicated woman was trespassing, sitting on the porch of the residence and refusing to leave. The woman left before the deputy arrived. Meanwhile a resident on Old Salem Road reported they had the woman at their residence and had given her a dry change of clothes. The woman told the deputy she was trying to get home and that her ride had dropped her off at the edge of town. She was given a courtesy ride to a relative’s residence.

A man on Highway 17, Bucyrus, reported two individuals were on his property trying to remove the window air-conditioner from the backside of his residence. The deputy searched the area but was unable to locate the alleged perpetrators.

Houston Police Department requested assistance in locating a family in rural Houston, concerning a report of possible child molestation.

August 7

A man on Willhite Drive, Licking, reported receiving threats from another Licking man. He wished to have the matter documented in case something happened.

A man on Boone Creek Road, Licking, reported he had loaned his pickup to a woman and man on August 3 to use for a short time and they did not return it. He said he was told the vehicle was at the woman’s father’s residence in Dent County. Contact was made with Dent County Sheriff’s Office to see if the truck was at the residence on Highway 119. It was located on August 8 and the owner was notified.

A prisoner was transported from a Kansas City medical facility to Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was transported from St. Louis to Texas County Jail. Another prisoner was picked up in Phelps County and taken to Texas County Jail.

August 8

A man reported a verbal altercation on Highway 32, Licking. He stated he would leave the residence for the night, and he was given a courtesy ride into Licking.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a call on Kelly Road, Raymondville, where a woman had reportedly threatened several children. It was found that the woman did not live at that address. DFS was going to continue to try and locate her for an interview.

Gunshots were reported on Highway 32, Licking. The area was canvassed and no source for the reported shots was found.

A prisoner was transported from Stone County to Texas County Sheriff’s Office.

The wellbeing of a person on Route KK, Hartshorn, was checked.

August 9

Edgar Springs Police Department requested assistance in trying to locate two persons who fled during a traffic stop. One had a revoked license and the other had outstanding warrants in Texas and Dent counties. Several areas were searched, but the two were not located.

A family on Brown Hill Road, Houston, was notified of a family member’s death.

 

Texas County Sheriff’s Report for August 10, 2017

July 25

A Cabool man reported a violation of an ex-parte order through text messaging. It was learned the respondent had not yet been served with the ex-parte order, so charges would not be pursued. The respondent was later located and served with the order.

July 26

Howell County Sheriff’s Office requested assistance in locating a fugitive on Pine Road, Willow Springs. The fugitive was not located, but two large marijuana plants were found outside the residence. A women residing there gave permission for a search of the house and marijuana and drug paraphernalia were found in plain view. The woman said the items belonged to her son. The matter is under investigation.

A woman on King Road, Mtn. Grove, reported that the license plates on her vehicle had been stolen.

July 29

A Solo man reported finding a substance that might be drugs in a residence on Route E, Houston. A white powder was found on a counter. It was checked by the deputy and it was not drugs.

A prisoner was transported from Cabool Police Department to Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was transported from Mtn. Grove Police Department to Texas County Jail.

July 31

An assault was reported on Cooper Drive, Licking. A man reported being assaulted at his residence. A suspect was identified and a report was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office for a review.

A deputy was dispatched to Route AV, Cabool, on a trespassing call. A woman said a man who appeared to be intoxicated was lying in her driveway and would not leave. The man told the deputy he had shot up methamphetamine in Willow Springs and walked to Route AV. He asked to go by ambulance to a hospital. An ambulance crew transported him to a medical facility in West Plains.

A deputy was dispatched to assist a Division of Family Services investigator in removing a foster child on Highway 17, Bucyrus, due to unhealthy living conditions. The minor child was removed from the residence without incident.

A court order was received to transport a female jail inmate to a funeral home in Licking for a funeral visitation. The inmate asked if all restraints would be removed upon arrival at the funeral home. When told there would still be waist and hand restraints, she stated she would not go to the visitation.

A prisoner was transported from Howell County Sheriff’s Office to Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was transported from Crawford County to Texas County Jail.

August 1

A domestic disturbance was reported on Upton Road, Huggins. Neither party wished to fill out a statement. The 12-hour rule was placed into effect.

Two prisoners were transported from the correctional facility in Licking to Texas County Jail for court appearances.

A deputy was dispatched to Shafer Road, Licking, for an agency assist. A person there was visibly intoxicated and willingly went with ambulance personnel to a medical facility in Rolla.

Missouri State Highway Patrol requested assistance with traffic control on Highway 63 north of Keenview Drive, Houston, where multiple horses were loose along the highway.

A deputy was dispatched to Main Street, Cabool, to transport an individual to a West Plains medical facility for a court-ordered 96-hour commit. The individual was not at the address given. The person had been driven to the facility by another individual.

A prisoner was transported from Tuscola, Illinois, Sheriff’s Office to Texas County Sheriff’s Department.

The FBI requested information on three subjects. All information was obtained and relayed back to the FBI per request.

Texas County Courthouse for August 10, 2017

LAND TRANSFERS

July 2017 — Helen L. Lay, trustee of the Lay Family Trust, to Marcia E. McKay, trustee of the Lay Family Irrevocable Trust, part of S 22 and 27, both located in T 30, R 9.

July 2017 — Opal Sullins, Forrest Sullins, Regina James, Kenneth James, James E. Sullins, Cindy M. Sullins, Trina Harris, Jeremiah Harris, re Syndey Sullins, deceased, and Delbert Sullins to James E. Sullins Jr. and Cindy Sullins, part of S 18, T 32, R 8.

July 2017 — John Zigmantas to Benjamin John Zigmantas, beneficiary, part of S 32, T 29, R 7. Not effective to transfer title until death of owner.

July 2017 — Leta Freeman f/k/a Leta Massey; Donny Freemen and re James A. Massey, deceased, to Kristen L. Dreyer, part of S 13, T 31, R 12.

July 2017 — Travis D. Willhite, Cory J. Willhite, Kaylene Clem and re Delores Willhite, deceased, a/k/a Delores Rauscher, deceased, to 4 WOWS, LLC, lots 4 and 5, both located in block 7, R. L. Hayes Addition, City of Licking.

July 2017 — James Tweed and Sandra Tweed to Jared Gentry and Brandi Gentry, part of S 12, T 30, R 10 and part of S 7, T 30, R 9.

July 2017 — Herbert P. Stallcup and Evelyn L. Stallcup to Steven E. Stallcup and Lean Stallcup, part of S 34, T 31, R 11.

July 2017 — Dennis Skaggs and Deborah Skaggs to Dennis Skaggs and Deborah Skaggs, part of S 21, T 30, R 11.

July 2017 — Grant Collins, Shonna Collins and Blake Nicholas Collins to Sheila Ann Taylor, part of S 3, T 30, R 9.

July 2017 — Sheila Ann Taylor, Kerry Taylor, Grant Collins, Shonna Collins and Blake Nicholas Collins to Bradley Gayer and Melissa Gayer, part of S 33,T 31, R 9.

July 2017 — Samuel C. R. Schwartz and Sarah A. Schwartz to Douglas D. Smith and Shannon D. Smith, part of S 16, T 33, R 9.

July 2017 — Jacqueline M. Wala and re Kurt V. Wala, deceased, to Jason Woolsey and Tricy Woolsey, part of S 22, T 28, R 7.

July 2017 — Linda Rae Olson, trustee of the Linda Rae Olson Living Trust, to Jeffrey M. Ward and Teresa A. Ward, part of S 1 and 2, both located in T 28, R 9.

July 2017 — David L. Ostertag to Adam Ostertag, beneficiary, part of lot 1, block 2, original survey, City of Cabool. Not effective to transfer title until death of owner.

July 2017 — Ernest T. Griffin to Andrew R. Dale and Dacie Lynn Dale, part of S 36, T 33, R 12.

July 2017 — Phillip G. Weisbrod and Leona E. Weisbrod, trustees of the Weisbrod Trust, to Owen Lee Johnston and Laurie Ann Urquhart, part of S 1, T 29, R 10.

July 2017 — Deborah Belt Kell, trustee of the Kell Living Trust, to Douglas Roy Barthelmes and Nicole Barthelmes, lot 1, Tuttles Addition, City of Houston.

July 2017 — Alice Faye Lynch, Susan Parish, re Charley E. Greeney, deceased, and re Helen N. Greeney, deceased, Robert Lynch and Gary Parish to Alice Faye Lynch and Susan Parish, part of S 29 and 30, both located in T 30, R 9.

July 2017 — Harvey J. Davis and Patricia A. Davis to Midwest Highway 60, LLC, part of S 17 and 20, both located in T 28, R 10.

July 2017 — Oren Oscar Kell and Janet Kell to Helen L. Ward, trustee of the Kenneth Ray Ward and Helen L. Ward Revocable Trust Agreement, re Betty Jane Kell, deceased, and re Sharon L Ruble, deceased, part of S 32, T 31, R 8.

July 2017 — Terry Murray and Jackie Murray to Jonathan Toth and Sarrah Toth, part of S 7, T 31, R 11.

July 2017 — Tammy R. Ramsey, William L. Ramsey Jr. and Robert L. Bell to William L. Ramsey Jr. and Tammy R. Ramsey, part of S 32, T 31, R 9.

July 2017 —  Areita M. Uphoff  to Lonna Linn Walker, Larry Lwayne Smith and Tami Jo Brantley, beneficiaries, part of S 32, T 32, R 11.  Not effective to transfer title until death of owner.

July 2017 — Ted Eugene Browne and Fanny E. C. Browne to Joanna Carlene Hill and Crystal Jean Browne, part of S 5, T 28, R 10.

July 2017 — Kenneth E. Birkhead and Stella Birkhead to Milissa Smith, part of S 31, T 31, R 8.

July 2017 — Gerald E. Ross and Sonya L. Ross to Leon M. Stigall and Susan V. Stigall, part of S 5, T 30, R 9.

July 2017 — Deloris Ann Liebert, trustee of the Deloris Ann Liebert Revocable Living Trust, to Henning Edward Kohn, part of lots 10 and 11, block 1, R. L. Hayes Addition, located in part of S 7, T 32, R 8; lot 4 Schlup and Ellis Subdivision; part of lots 1 and 2, block 6, Woodlawn Addition and part of lots 4 and 5, block 4, Hamilton’s First Addition, all located in the City of Licking.

MARRIAGE LICENSES

Aug. 1, 2017 — Arron Wayne Tune, 24, and Tawnisha Megan Dasalla, 29, both of Raymondville.

ASSOCIATE CIRCUIT COURT

The following drivers were issued a speeding ticket, entered a guilty plea and paid a fine plus court costs: Yifu Liu, $99.50; Danny R. Maddix, $95.

The following drive was issued a ticket for seat belt violations, entered a guilty plea and paid a $10 fine: Jerry S. Barnett.

IN OTHER PROCEEDINGS — STATE VS.

The following drivers were issued tickets for width of vehicle exceeded 8½ feet, entered a guilty plea and paid a fine plus court costs: Titus James Atkins, $329.50; Kevin Thomas Clark, $329.50; Brandon L. Cotter, $179.50; Monika Dixit, $204.50; Bonny Elizabeth Hill, $179.50; Richard Grant Kissick, $204.50; Jeremy Lee Martin, $204.50; Margaret Elizabeth Schorgl, $329.50.

James P. Bagley — Possession of controlled substance except 35 grams or less of marijuana. Probation revoked, serve three years in Missouri Department of Corrections.

Eric Barber — Violence to an employee of Department of Corrections or to an inmate by an inmate.  Serve 15 years in Missouri Department of Corrections, the execution of sentence suspended with five years supervised probation, courts costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Ryan J. Bishop — Count one: Distribute, deliver, manufacture, produce or attempt to or possess with intent to distribute, deliver, manufactory, produce a controlled substance. Count two: Resisting arrest, detention, stop by fleeing; creating a substantial risk of serious injury, death to any person. The imposition of sentence suspended with five years supervised probation, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Malcolm Briscoe — Endanger correctional employee, visitor, another offender by attempting, knowingly causing person to come in contact with bodily fluids.  Serve four years in Missouri Department of Corrections, the execution of sentence suspended with five years supervised probation, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Shiloh Nicole Christ — Driving while revoked, suspended, second or subsequent offense. Serve 48 hours  incarceration.

Christopher Bradshaw Colgan — Count one: Driving while intoxicated, alcohol, persistent offender. Count two: Driving while intoxicated, persistent.  Serve two years in Missouri Department of Corrections, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Dale S. Combs — Driving while revoked/suspended. Serve four years in Department of Corrections, the execution of sentence suspended with five years supervised probation.

Sandra Cross — Assault, second degree. Serve four years in Missouri Department of Corrections, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Nathan D. Eberhardt — Two counts: Burglary, second degree. Count three: theft/stealing less than $500.  Probation revoked, serve 30 days in Texas County Jail, concurrent.

Ronald Troy Ellison — Driving while intoxicated, alcohol, chronic offender.  Serve 10 years in Missouri Department of Corrections, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Nicole Quinn Fithen — Two counts: Deliver of controlled substance except 35 grams or less of marijuana or synthetic cannabiniod. The imposition of sentence suspended with five years supervised probation, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Tyler D. Flores — Forgery.  The imposition of sentence suspended with four years supervised probation, restitution of $3,500 paid to Prosecuting Attorney at $100 per month, seven days shock, financial management, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Rickey Green Jr. — Two counts: Non-support.  Probation revoked, serve four years in Missouri Department of Corrections, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation. Counts three and four: Assault, first degree.  Serve 15 years, concurrent with count five. Count five: Armed criminal action.  Serve five years, concurrent with counts three and four.

Kerry Douglas Hobbs — Non-support. The imposition of sentence suspended with four years supervised probation, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Anthony J. Jones — Two counts: Driving while revoked, suspended.  Probation revoked, serve two years in Missouri Department of Corrections, concurrent, court costs.

Scott A. Mahan — Non-support.  Probation revoked, serve four years in Missouri Department of Corrections, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Ryan D. Pettitt — Two counts: Stealing, motor vehicle, watercraft, aircraft.  The imposition of sentence suspended with five years supervised probation, restitution of $3,500 to Prosecuting Attorney, $100 monthly, REACT, 20 days shock without credit for time served, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Melissa Gay Rolland — Endangering the welfare of a child creating substantial risk, first degree, first offense.  Serve seven years in Missouri Department of Corrections, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Jalen M. Rucker — Count one: Tampering with a motor vehicle, first degree. Serve four years in Missouri Department of Corrections.  Count two: Receiving stolen property. Serve four years, the execution of sentence suspended with five years supervised probation, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

Wesley E. Sartor III — Count one: Driving while intoxicated, alcohol, persistent offender.  Count two: Driving while revoked/suspended, first offense. Count three: Seat belt violation.  Probation revoked, serve four years in Missouri Department of Corrections.

Aleksandr A. Tadzhibayev — Count one: Driving while revoked/suspended. Count two: Driving while intoxicated, alcohol, prior offender. Probation revoked, serve four years in Missouri Department of Corrections.

Justin B. Williams — Two counts: Stealing, $750 or more.  Serve five years in Missouri Department of Corrections on each count, consecutive, the execution of sentence suspended with five years supervised probation, court costs and Crime Victims Compensation.

FINE COLLECTION CENTER

The following drivers were issued a speeding ticket, entered a guilty plea and paid a fine plus court costs: Marlon Gregory Benevides, $80.50; John Dow Brooks, $30.50; Gary Alan Davis II, $305.50; Robert Lavern Dever, $20.50; Robert A. Haynes, $20.50; Houston Thomas Horton, $80.50; Melanie J. Jeansonne, $20.50; James A. Johnson, $20.50; Tammy Gene Justice, $20.50; Gabriel Lewis Lyons, $30.50; Thomas C. Murray, $20.50; Pamela Jan Page, $55.50; Jeral Jermaine Prince, $55.50; Aaron Thomas Ray, $55.50; Brandon Lasean Rodgers, $155.50; Scotty James Scott, $55.50; Kevin Fernando Shireman, $20.50; Cathleen J. Swaringim, $80.50; Emma Grace Tanner, $80.50; Jayden Allen Thornton, $55.50; Hayden Tyler Walters, $30.50; David Antoni Wasilenski, $80.50.

The following drivers were issued a ticket for seat belt violations, entered a guilty plea and paid a $10 fine: John Benjamine Freiner, Jimmy Dean German, James Timothy Hart, Brian Jordan Headings, Dustin Leroy Knight, Jack Panzica, Kathleen J. Sawyer, Tommy Joe Thompson, Douglas Dewayne Turner.

IN OTHER PROCEEDINGS — STATE VS.

The following drivers were issued tickets for operating a motor vehicle with vision-reducing material applied to windshield/excess vision-reducing material applied to side window.  Each entered a guilty plea and paid a $30.50 fine plus court costs: Thomas Frank Ashley, Ryan Thomas Drury.

The following drivers were issued tickets for failed to display plates on a motor vehicle/trailer, entered a guilty plea and paid a $30.50 fine plus court costs: Aleksandr Yeugenyevich Dudko, Sarah Sharon Stretch, Tammy Lynn Webster.

Houston Thomas Horton — Made U turn/left turn on divided highway not at intersection/interchange/any signed location: $30.50 fine plus court costs.

William James Kesling III — Failed to properly affix/fasten to or maintain motor vehicle/trailer plates: $30.50 fine plus court costs

Texas County Sheriff’s Report for August 3, 2017

June 29

A possible sexual assault on Highway 63, Licking, was reported. Investigation determined the report was false. No charges were being sought.

June 30

Houston Police Department requested assistance with two subjects that were found asleep in a bathroom at Emmett Kelly Park in Houston. One person was transported to jail by the deputy.

A peace disturbance was reported on Sunny Drive, Huggins. The caller did not wish to file a report.

July 1

A deputy was dispatched to assist Summersville Police Department with a possible man with a gun on Highway 17. The man had left the scene before the deputy arrived and secured the area. Missouri State Highway Patrol and Summersville Police Department were contacted and given updates on the situation.

July 5

A shooting was reported on Highway 32, Licking. A man attempting to enter the residence was shot by a man inside the residence. The wounded man was transported for medical treatment. The shooting is under investigation.

An unresponsive 89-year-old man was found at a Scenic Road, Eunice, residence. No foul play was suspected in connection with the death.

The wellbeing of a person on Country Aire Lane, Mtn. Grove, was checked.

Trash dumping was reported on Roubidoux Road, Plato. Mail in the trash provided the name of a suspect, who was to be contacted and cited for littering. If contact is not made, information will be forwarded to the prosecuting attorney’s office for a review.

July 6

A prisoner was transported from the correctional facility in Licking to a court appearance in Texas County.

The wellbeing of a person on Grandview Road, Houston, was checked.

July 8

Trespassers were reported at Lundy Road and Douglas Road, Houston. Several persons there were advised that the water access was privately owned and the owners did not wish to have anyone there. Two subjects ran from the deputy but were located. The 17-year-old and 18-year-old were both cited for littering and minor visibly intoxicated. They were taken to jail for a 12-hour hold.

July 9

A Licking woman reported the violation of an ex-parte order on Route N, and said two kayaks and a canoe were missing from her residence. The matter is under investigation.

Mailbox vandalism was reported on Lundy Road, Houston.

July 10

A woman on Kitchem Drive, Licking, said her neighbors were shooting BBs at her vehicle. The deputy found no evidence of the vehicle being shot.

A prowler call was checked out on Highway 38, Bucyrus. No one was found.

July 11

A dog bite was reported on Pea Ridge Road, Cabool. A man there said a child had been bitten by the family dog, and he had put the dog down. The child had been taken for medical treatment.

A resident on Route JJ, Summersville, complained that juveniles were operating ATVs in the ditch line in front of her property. Troop G of Missouri State Highway Patrol was advised of the situation.

July 12

Possible tampering with the vehicle of a jail staff member was investigated.

An assault on three jailers by an inmate was reported as the jailers attempted to keep the inmate from self-harm. There were no injuries to the jail staff or the inmate. A report was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office for a review.

A Licking woman reported her husband had sold a boat motor to a man and the man’s check had been cancelled. The motor’s buyer contacted the sheriff’s office for help in locating the seller, saying his bank account had been hacked and his bank cancelled the check he wrote. The buyer provided a money gram to the seller. No charges were pursued.

Mtn. Grove Police Department reported there were two persons in their office that said they had had a domestic dispute on Route AM, Mtn. Grove, where one person had broken a window. Neither party wished to pursue charges. The 12-hour rule was placed into effect.

The wellbeing of a person on Falcon Drive, Licking, was checked.

A possible suicidal person was reported on Route AA, Bucyrus. The person was transported to the hospital for an evaluation.

A domestic assault was reported on Cloverdale Road, Cabool. Both parties stated they wished to press charges. A report was being forwarded to the prosecuting attorney’s office for a review.

July 13

A possible arson fire was reported on Route AW, Plato, where a vehicle was burned. The matter is under investigation.

July 17

A deputy was dispatched to Crane Drive, Bucyrus, where a man reported his truck had been taken and his safe, where the vehicle title had been, was broken into. Investigation determined this may be a civil matter.

A deputy assisted an ambulance crew on a call on Route AA, Bucyrus.

A prisoner was transported from Greene County Sheriff’s Department, Springfield, to Texas County Jail.

Possible animal abuse was reported on Morton Road, Houston. The animals were found to have shade, food and water.

The sheriff’s department was advised of a motor vehicle theft on Highway 63, Licking. The vehicle was located, and a suspect was identified. The investigation is ongoing.

July 18

Investigation was begun into allegations of sexual misconduct with a child on Miller Road, Bucyrus.

A residential alarm was answered on Cedar Road, Plato. The residence was found to be secure.

A deputy was dispatched with a Division of Family Services investigator for a safety plan check on Taylor Lane, Plato. No one was at the residence.

An assault was reported on Buck Hollow Lane, Licking. A man said a truck swerved at his dogs and he yelled at the driver. The vehicle stopped and three males exited and confronted him. One of the males threw a rock that hit the man in the back.

A peace disturbance was reported on Taylor Lane, Plato. Two persons were advised to stay away from the property.

A hospital in Columbia requested assistance regarding a patient who was unable to give any medical history and had given an address in Raymondville. That address was found to be abandoned. An address for the patient was found in Prairie Home and that information was given to the hospital.

Loud music was reported on Primrose Drive, Houston. The deputy heard no music when driving down Primrose.

July 19

A violation of an ex-parte order during a verbal dispute was reported on Sunshine Drive, Mtn. Grove. The 12-hour rule was placed in effect. A report was being sent to the prosecuting attorney for a review.

At the request of Miami Police Department, Miami, Oklahoma, a deputy made contact with a resident on Berry Road, Cabool, concerning the wellbeing of a relative.

A report was received about threats being made with a firearm at Plato. It was determined the incident took place in Pulaski County.

The wellbeing of a person on Malberg Road, Cabool, was checked.

A prisoner was transported from Texas County Jail to the Howell County line to be transferred to Howell County law enforcement.

July 20

A residential alarm call was answered on Union Road, Cabool. The back door of the residence is believed to have been blown open by the wind. Nothing inside appeared to be out of place. The door was secured and the resident’s owner was contacted.

A prowler was reported on Highway 63, Licking. No one was found.

An adult was reported missing at Roby. As the deputy was en route, the call was cancelled as the person had been located.

The wellbeing of a person on Sand Shoals Road, Houston, was checked.

At the request of a West Plains medical facility, a deputy responded to a Highway AA, Bucyrus, address. An ambulance was called to pick up an individual there and transport the person to the West Plains facility.

A prisoner was transported from Texas County Jail to a memorial service for a relative on Malberg Road, Elk Creek, then returned to jail.

A prisoner was transported to Jasper County Jail from Texas County Jail.

July 21

A prisoner was transported from Mtn. Grove Police Department to Texas County Jail.

A prowler was reported on Sand Shoals Road, Houston. No one was found.

A prowler was reported on Highway MM, Mtn. Grove. The property and outbuildings were checked and no one was found.

A request was received to check the wellbeing of a person on Business 60, Mtn. Grove. The caller cancelled the request while the deputy was en route.

July 22

The wellbeing of a person on Route Z, Houston, was checked.

July 23

A theft was reported on Highway 137, Raymondville. Taken were snap-ring pliers, a Dewalt drill, flashlights, and a posthole driver. The items were valued at $500.00. Some of the items were located at a pawnshop. A suspect has been identified and the theft is under investigation.

West Plains Police Department requested assistance in speaking with two residents on Country Aire Lane, Mtn. Grove, as part of an investigation into the theft of a pistol from a West Plains resident. A deputy spoke with the two individuals and reported back to the West Plains police.

Texas County 911 requested an agency assist on Elm Drive, Plato, concerning an alleged extremely intoxicated person. Emergency medical personnel also arrived. The person was going to a medical facility.

The owner of a trucking company in Summersville reported one of the drivers had failed to return a truck. The driver was located and gave the location of the truck so that it could be returned.

July 24

A burglary was reported on Highway 32, Plato. A Weatherby .308 deer rifle, a Washburn Woodcraft KOA guitar, a Quick Claw gun sling, a Vortex rifle scope, one-inch scope mounts, and a brown guitar strap were taken. The items were valued at $2,680.00.

A female juvenile contacted the sheriff’s office and said her mother was assaulting her. When the deputy arrived, the juvenile changed her story several times. It was found that the juvenile had several medical problems and fell by accident. The juvenile was left with her mother and the deputy advised that he would be contacting the Missouri Child Abuse Hotline.

A prisoner was transported from Howell County Sheriff’s Department, West Plains, to Texas County Jail.

A prisoner at Texas County Jail was transported to a medical facility in West Plains.

A prisoner was transported to a correctional facility in Vandalia from Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was transported to a correctional facility in Fulton from Texas County Jail.

A deputy was dispatched to assist the Division of Family Services on a report of drugs in a home on Highway 63, Licking. The residence was searched and no drugs or drug paraphernalia was found.

July 25

A Snapper 21-inch self-propelled lawn mower was reported stolen on Highway 17, Roby. It was valued at $400.00.

A deputy was dispatched to assist an ambulance crew on Ridge Road, Houston. An individual was transported by ambulance to the hospital.

A residential alarm was answered on Medlock Drive, Raymondville, where the residence’s front window was found broken and a side door was unlocked. The owner advised he had broken the glass with a lawn mower and may have left the door unlocked.

A Licking man was cited for stealing following an investigation into a July 20 burglary on Cadle Road, Licking. A gaming console, controller, charging cord and several games were taken. The items were valued at $507.97.

A peace disturbance was reported on Highway 63, Licking. An apartment resident was advised to not yell or stomp through the residence or she could be cited for disturbing the peace.

July 26

A prisoner was transported from Mtn. Grove Police Department to Texas County Jail.

Vandalism was reported on Limestone Drive, Mtn. Grove. A metal cable had been run over and a gravel pile had been spray-painted.

A prisoner was transported from Mtn. Grove Police Department to Texas County Jail.

The wellbeing of a person on Malberg Road, Cabool, was checked.

Two prisoners were transported to a correctional facility in Vandalia and three prisoners were transported to a correctional facility in Fulton.

Texas County Sheriff’s Report July 27, 2017

 

A deputy assisted Houston Police Department with a theft case on Highway 63, Houston. One person was transported to jail.

June 19 A Licking man reported a burglary on Boone Creek Road. He identified two suspects and said he found several of his items had been pawned. The matter is under investigation.

June 20

At the request of Newburg Police Department, a deputy attempted to locate a person on Mills Road, Cabool, as part of a child molestation case. The person was not located.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a call of a possible meth lab at a residence with a child on Huggins Road, Huggins. The report was determined to be unfounded.

A possible suicidal subject was reported on Prairie Creek Road, Plato. An ambulance was not available. The deputy gave the subject a courtesy ride to the hospital emergency room.

Maia K. Manning, 23, Licking, and Brian S. Settle, 26, Licking, were both cited for domestic assault, fourth degree, following a call to a residence on Ware Road. Settle was placed under arrest due to having an active Texas County warrant.

A peace disturbance was reported on Highway 17, Success. One person was trespassed from the property.

June 21

A suspicious person was reported at the church on North View Lane and Highway 63, Houston. No one was found.

A Mtn. View woman reported identity theft through an incident that occurred in 2014-2015. She was given an identity theft packet to fill out and send to the attorney general’s office.

The wellbeing of a person on Route AW, Plato, was checked.

A woman on Highway 32, Plato, reported a truck had driven through her yard and caused damage. The driver was located and repaired the damage.

June 22

A deputy assisted Licking Police Department with a combative male subject.

A prisoner was transported from Howell County to Texas County Jail.

A prisoner was taken to a medical facility in West Plains.

June 23

A peace disturbance was reported behind a business at Hartshorn. A woman there was told to leave.

A domestic assault was reported on Junction Street, Raymondville. Neither party wished to pursue charges. The 12-hour rule was placed into effect.

June 24

A peace disturbance and possible fight were reported on Highway 137, Raymondville. Neither party wished to pursue charges.

June 25

The wellbeing of a person on Whitlock Road, Licking, was checked.

A resident on Brushy Creek Road, Houston, reported a motorcycle was revving its engine and being loud. No motorcycle was found.

June 26

A resident on Elm Street, Raymondville, reported a juvenile had forced his way into her residence and made threats. A juvenile probable cause report was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office.

June 27

A report of suspicious activity was received on Route KK, Hartshorn. No one was located.

A man on Prairie Creek Road, Plato, reported his back door had been pried open and a wi-fi box was missing.

June 28

A suspicious vehicle was reported at a cemetery on Tucker Drive, Mtn. Grove. The vehicle had left when the deputy arrived.

A residential alarm was answered on Mason Drive, Licking. The residence was found to be secure.

A Mtn. Grove man reported one of his calves had been shot through the front legs on White River Road. The animal was valued at $600.00.

June 30

A prisoner was transported from Mtn. Grove Police Department to Texas County Jail on a Texas County warrant.

A deputy was dispatched to assist an ambulance crew on a call on Highway 137, Licking.

July 1

At the request of a vehicle owner on Highway W, Summersville, the vehicle was checked for drug residue and paraphernalia. Nothing illegal was found.

July 2

A Mtn. Grove woman reported the license plates had been stolen off her vehicle while it was at a Stone Ridge Drive business.

A Summersville man reported his ex-girlfriend had put spyware on his phone to record his calls. He said the spyware damaged his phone and he had to get a new phone. The matter is being investigated.

An attempt was made to check the wellbeing of a person on Gentry Lane, Plato.

July 3

An attempt was made to check the wellbeing of a person on Stone Ridge Drive, Mtn. Grove.

A man on Cloverdale Road, Cabool, reported property damage at his residence. Two garage lights were broken, the door to his pickup appeared to have been keyed, several houseplants had been knocked over, and three hummingbird feeders were dismantled. The damage was estimated at $759.28. A suspect was identified and a probable cause statement was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office seeking charges.

Kristina L. Choate, 34, Houston, was cited for tampering with a vehicle following a domestic disturbance call on Northview Drive, Houston.

July 4

A Rogersville man reported the theft of several items from a residence he owns on Highway 38, Huggins. A suspect was contacted and said the items he removed were his personal property. A report was being forwarded to the prosecuting attorney’s office for a review.

A complaint about fireworks being shot off was received on Route AW, Plato. The individuals involved agreed not to shoot off any more fireworks.

Two prisoners were transported from Howell County Jail, West Plains, to Texas County Jail on Texas County warrants.

Houston Police Department requested assistance in catching a suspect who had fled from them on Holt Street. The suspect was apprehended.

A deputy dispatched to Prescott Road, Houston, at the request of Cabool Police Department to locate an armed suspect. Upon arrival, the deputy was advised that assistance was no longer needed.

Six calves strayed onto a woman’s property on Route U, Cabool. The deputy made contact with several neighbors to try and locate the owners. The owners contacted the woman.

Houston Police Department requested a deputy locate a man on Route E, Houston, as part of a theft investigation. The man was transported without incident and turned over to Houston Police Department.

A possible suicidal person was reported on Higgins Drive, Licking. The person was transported to the hospital for an evaluation.

A man reported his daughter had not returned from a float trip. It was determined to be in the jurisdiction of Shannon County. The daughter made contact with her father to report she was safe and would be home shortly.

A man reported suspicious vehicles and persons on his property on Route HH, Willow Springs. The owner of a disabled vehicle in his driveway was contacted and said they would be back to get the vehicle.

July 5

A male subject reported a domestic assault on Sunshine Drive, Mtn. Grove, saying he had been pushed by a man. He was advised how to get an ex-parte order.

A domestic assault was reported on Verbena Drive, Plato. One person left the residence for the evening, and the 12-hour rule was placed into effect.

A man on Route AW, Plato, called the sheriff’s office stating he had a warrant for his arrest and he wanted someone to come pick him up. He was picked up and turned over to Lebanon Police Department.

July 6

A woman reported $4,000.00 missing from her home on Bennett Road, Elk Creek. On July 13, she notified the sheriff’s office that she found the money.

Property damage was reported to a church on Varvel Road, Willow Springs, and to a church sign at Route HH and Varvel Road. The sign had been shot, and someone had kicked in the door of the church. Nothing was reported missing.

A woman called in to report her neighbor’s residence on Watson Road, Elk Creek, had been invaded by individuals, one of whom was armed. A man at that address told the deputy responding that nothing the caller reported had happened. It was determined that the call was a false report.

Trespassing was reported on Highway 32, Licking. The reported trespasser had left and the call was cancelled before the deputy arrived.

An investigation was begun into allegations of sexual assault on a minor child on Hartville Road, Licking.

The wellbeing of a person on Hartzog Drive, Plato, was checked.

A prisoner was transported to St. Louis for an evaluation and then returned to Texas County Jail. Another prisoner was transported from Phelps County on the return trip.

A prisoner was transported from the correctional facility in Licking to Texas County Jail.

A residential alarm was answered on Highway YY, Cabool. The owner was at the property and the home was checked. Nothing was found to be out of place.

Two prisoners were transported from Greene County to Texas County Jail.

July 7

The theft of a four-wheeler, a lawn mower, and a tractor was reported on Route M, Cabool. The items were valued at $2,600.00. The four-wheeler was located in Norwood. The investigation is continuing.

A residential alarm was answered on Route BB, Licking. The residence was found to be secure.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a case of alleged domestic assault on Conley Lane, Raymondville. It was learned the suspect in the case was at a medical facility getting mental help.

At the request of Licking Police Department, a deputy went to a Mounty Drive address to try and locate a person as part of a theft investigation.

A prisoner was transported to a correctional facility in Fulton.

A prisoner was transported to Daviess Dekalb Regional Jail, Pattonsburg.

A prisoner was transported to the correctional facility in Licking after a court appearance.

A peace disturbance was reported on Highway C, Licking. When the deputy arrived, he was advised he was no longer needed.

July 8

A generator was reported stolen from a residence on Route AW, Plato. It was valued at $350.00.

A peace disturbance was reported on Valley Dale Drive, Plato, where fireworks were being set off.

A deputy was called on an agency assist on Highway E, Houston. One person was given a courtesy ride to Hamrick Terrace Apartments.

July 9

Houston Police Department requested assistance with multiple parties trespassing on private property on Oak Crest Street. One person was arrested and taken to jail.

The wellbeing of a person on Highway VV, Licking, was checked.

July 10

A prisoner was transported from Webster County Jail, Marshfield, to Texas County Jail on a Texas County warrant.

A verbal domestic dispute was reported on Reed Road, Licking. One party left the residence with their children so the situation did not escalate further.

July 11

A Texas County-owned vehicle driven by a deputy was involved in an accident on Highway 32, Licking, and the vehicle responsible for the accident left the scene. Missouri State Highway Patrol and Licking Police Department looked for the vehicle and it returned to the scene. The MSHP was investigating the accident.

A possible suicidal subject was reported on Prairie Creek Road, Plato. One person was transported by ambulance to a hospital.

A suspicious person was reported on Country Aire Lane, Mtn. Grove. A man there had come to a residence and asked for food and water. The man was located and said he had been walking for two days from Norwood to Willow Springs. He was given a courtesy ride to the Wright County line in Mtn. Grove.

A Licking man reported bullets had struck his residence on Highway 32. The deputy was unable to locate the source of the shots.

A report was received about a possible squatter/trespasser on Highway 32, Licking. No one was located.

A property dispute and domestic disturbance were reported on Mill Stone Road, Houston. The reporting party had left the residence before the deputy arrived.

July 12

A wellbeing check was conducted on Highway 137, Willow Springs.

July 13

A West Plains woman reported someone had tried to break into her vehicle on Sand Hollow Road, Houston.

Property damage was reported on Highway AW, Plato. The deputy found no property damage. A woman at that address stated she was afraid for her family’s safety, and she was advised of the process to obtain a restraining order.

Three prisoners were transported to a correctional facility in Fulton.

A deputy was requested to assist Licking Police Department at the scene of a fire on Staples Lane.

A Licking man on Slaughter Road said his neighbor had placed a pile of gravel in his driveway and he could not get his car in. The neighbor said he made a small berm to divert water. It was determined to be a civil matter.

The wellbeing of a person on North View Lane, Houston, was checked.

A prisoner was transported to a correctional facility in Boonville.

July 14

A deputy was serving civil papers to a resident on Golden Trail, Raymondville, and the resident showed the deputy some marijuana plants growing behind his barn. The man said the plants were being grown by a relative. Eight plants were pulled up and taken to the sheriff’s office.

A burglary was reported on Little Creek Road, Mtn. Grove. The front door of the residence had been kicked in and a 32” Sanyo flat-screen TV, a Panasonic DVD player, several DVDs, a digital camera, and $200 in cash were missing.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a hotline call on Shafer Road, Licking. The call was determined to be unfounded.

A report was received about an unconscious man on Highway 17, Success. The call was cancelled while the deputy was en route.

A prisoner was transported from Greene County Jail, Springfield, to Texas County Jail on a warrant.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a reported child injury on Highway 137, Raymondville. There was no one at the residence.

A deputy assisted a Division of Family Services investigator on a report of possible child abuse on Orchard Street, Raymondville. One parent and a child were interviewed. The investigation will remain open until the other parent is interviewed.

July 15

A man on Colver Hill Drive, Plato, reported his neighbor keeps driving a skidsteer on his property. The deputy spoke with both parties and explained the laws on property lines and rights of way.

A deputy was dispatched to assist an ambulance crew on Highway E, Houston.

A Licking man reported he had been assaulted by a man on Boone Creek Road. He later stated he did not wish to pursue charges.

A possible suicidal person was reported on Bean Creek Road, Licking. One person was transported by ambulance to a hospital.

July 16

A wellbeing check was requested on Walnut Road, Plato. It was discovered the address was in Pulaski County and it was handled by Pulaski County law enforcement.

A Houston man reported trespassing on Lundy Road, then called back and said the trespassers had left.

A Licking man reported a loud party on Highway N. The music had already been turned off when the deputy arrived.

A Houston man reported he had been assaulted by another man on Brown Hill Road. A report was being sent to the prosecuting attorney’s office for a review.

A prisoner was transported from Howell County Jail to Texas County Jail on a warrant.

A prisoner was transported from Greene County Jail to Texas County Jail on a warrant.

July 17

A Success woman reported her husband has been threatened by a man at the Boiling Springs Access, Licking.

A burglary was reported on Stone Ridge Drive, Mtn. Grove. Entry was gained through a bedroom window. Food was reported missing from the refrigerator.

Mtn. Grove Police reported receiving a call that a woman was threatening to harm herself on Highway 60, Mtn. Grove. The woman was contacted and stated she had no intention of doing herself any bodily harm. She appeared to be in a proper state of mind.

The wellbeing of a person on Suzan Drive, Bucyrus, was checked.

Mailbox damage was reported on Route M, Cabool. Two mailboxes were apparently hit by a vehicle.

The wellbeing of a person on Business 60, Mtn. Grove, was checked.

A deputy was dispatched for an agency assist on Route PP, Cabool, where a female had fallen and needed assistance. The person was transported to the hospital by ambulance.

An attempt was made to check the wellbeing of a person on Bado Road, Cabool.

A report of possible trespassing on Route M, Cabool, was received The area was checked and no one was found.

A prisoner was transported from Jasper County Jail, Carthage, for a court appearance in Texas County.

July 19

A prisoner was transported from Phelps County Jail, Rolla, to Texas County Jail.