Update for Tuesday 08/18/2020

These scanner recordings occurred Monday day thru Tuesday morning.

Stephenville

There have been several reports of fraud and scams. One caller reported that they lost their wallet a couple of weeks ago and they were now receiving threats from somewhere near the border. The scammers said that the wallet was found and that the caller was going to be charged with several crimes. Also, there was a report of a social security phone scam and a forgery fraud call.  And to top it off there was a report of a forgery of prescriptions at a drug store. So heads up out there.

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Tarleton

There was a report of a hit and run that occurred in the P28 parking lot. The owner of the vehicle wanted a report made. TPD responded.

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Stephenville

There was a report of three sheep out on East Long Street. Animal Control and Erath County Deputies responded to the scene.

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Stephenville

Several reports of loud parties that kept officers busy thru out Monday night.

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Stephenville

There was a report of a theft. A caller advised that their daughter’s mongoose bike was stolen from in front of an apartment. An Officer responded.

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Tarleton

There were separate reports of alcohol and marijuana odors in the dorms. TPD responded to both.

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Stephenville

There was a report of a male subject at Wal-Mart that was attempting to steal televisions. SPD responded to the scene and located the subject’s vehicle leaving the parking lot. They stopped the vehicle and arrested the subject for theft over $100 and under $750. A wrecker was called for the vehicle.

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Stephenville

A person reported that their gas card had fraudulent activity. An officer took a report.

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Stephenville

There was a report of possible public intoxication. A caller advised that a subject was walking around yelling into a phone and striking property. Officers responded to the scene.

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County

No calls for the County except for the police pursuit near Dublin that has already been reported on. Remember that all of the scanner reports can be found dating back to 2016 on the website. Just use the search menu.

Thanks

Erath County Informer