Editor’s Note: Dozens of slide-ins and vehicle crashes were reported Feb. 26-27. For the sake of time and space, they have not all been listed here.
Lone Walker: A motorist called police at 3:25 a.m. to ask for a welfare check on a man walking along Highway 66. The motorist said they nearly struck the man on the side of the road.
Stop Shouting: Police were called to the corner of Third St. and Fourth Ave. at 7:01 a.m. after someone reported a suspicious man “yelling at the air”. The man was told to stop.
Skipped the Register: A 52-year-old woman was cited for retail theft after leaving Trigs, 1600 Academy Ave., with a bag full of groceries she had not paid for at 11:21 a.m.
Mailbox Fatality: A 41-year-old woman called police from the 4800 block of Hummingbird Ln. at 11:56 a.m. to report her mailbox was damaged.
Welfare Check: Deputies were called to the 5800 block of Mosquito Bluff Rd. in Plainfield at 9:18 a.m. to assist a 72-year-old woman without water and snowed in.