Douglas County Sheriff’s Report

Oct. 26

Rock Island, burglary: 1500 block of Ohio Street, an aluminum ladder was taken from a house under construction. One of the homeowners looked out the window of a fifth-wheeler on the property and saw a truck parked near the house. The truck left quickly and the homeowners searched the construction site and found the ladder missing. They were unable to get the license plate number of the truck. The deputy could not locate the truck.

Rock Island, disturbance: 10 block of Nelson Siding Road, a subject reported that another person in the home pushed him against a stove and punched him. The case has been forwarded to the prosecutor’s office for review.

Oct. 28

Bridgeport, vehicle prowl: 1900 block of Monroe Avenue, when the reporting party approached his vehicle in the morning he found that the driver’s side door lock had been damaged. Nothing was missing from the vehicle. There are no suspects.

Oct. 29

Rock Island, vehicle prowl: Penn Avenue and Sallymay Way, two 12-volt batteries were taken from an excavator.

Mansfield, non-injury accident: Bridgeport Hill Road, Milepost 5, a sanitation truck crossed the roadway and flipped on its side after experiencing brake failure. There was no spillage of the contents of the truck and the truck was pumped out prior to being moved from the location. The driver was not injured in the accident.

Bridgeport Bar, trespass: 10 block of Galbraith Road, there was a report of a man on a red motorcycle riding through an orchard. The man was already gone when the incident was reported.

Oct. 31

Waterville, fraud/forgery: a victim reported that there was a $2,000 charge on an account that he or she had not used for many years. The victim contacted the company involved and the company agreed to reverse the charges.

Nov. 1

Bridgeport, no injury accident: Bridgeport High School, a victim advised that her vehicle had been struck in the school parking lot on Oct. 31. She noticed the damage upon driving home and does not know who could have caused it.