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July 3, 2013

Vehicle overturns, catches fire

Police Report



2:48 p.m. - Naomi Thomas, 1509 Jane Ann Ct., reported that someone had thrown brown liquid into her mailbox and knocked over the mailbox of her neighbor.

1:43 p.m. - An employee of Fast Max, 1202 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported that someone in a small, gold SUV, similar to a Buick Enclave, had drove off without paying for $24.58 in gas. The vehicle, which was leased through Toyota, was identified but the driver of the vehicle stated he had not purchased gas in Washington today but he had fueled his vehicle in Newburgh earlier in the day. The information was passed along to the employee.

6:49 a.m. - Mr. McBride, 411 Meredith St., reported that someone had taken his mailbox.


10:40 p.m. - An employee of Holiday Inn Express, 1808 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported the hotel had interior power but no power in the parking lot or for the lights outside of the building.

10:13 p.m. - A caller at 900 W. Nat’l Hwy. reported a vehicle with a suspicious smell in the parking lot near Long John Silver’s restaurant. K-9 Drago did locate a marijuana cigarette in the parking lot between Reed’s Deli and Long John Silver’s. Green plant material was also observed in the window of the vehicle but the occupants of the car were in the restaurant.

8:16 p.m. - A complainant near Walmart, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, reported that a male subject was walking up the drive to Walmart but he was in the roadway. The complainant honked at the male who the complainant said then began cursing and tried to kick her vehicle. Walmart was notified of the man.  The man told officers he had not tried to kick the vehicle and had not cursed at the driver of the vehicle.



10:44 p.m. - A caller on SR 57N reported a man running down the road in the south bound lane. The man was barely visible.  Units checked for about 10 miles and were unable to locate anyone.

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