Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports for the week of April 19-24, the Highland County Sheriffs Office received 273 911 calls, answered 170 requests for service, dispatched 129 fire and EMS runs, took 33 offense reports and investigated one traffic crash.
At 12:16 p.m. on April 18 the sheriff’s office received a call from a female on Hill Road claiming to have been assaulted. A deputy was dispatched to the scene where Blenda K. Morales, 26, was arrested for one count of domestic violence.
A citizen came to the sheriff’s office at 11 a.m. on April 19 to report identity theft. A deputy spoke with the victim and an offense report was taken.
The sheriff’s office received a report of a theft at 4:40 p.m. on April 20 from a resident of Washburn Road. The caller advised a utility trailer was stolen from his property sometime in the past few hours. A deputy responded to the scene where an offense report was taken.
At 1:31 a.m. on April 21 a resident of Mowrystown returned home to find her residence had been broken into and several items were missing. Deputies responded to the scene where evidence was collected and a report was taken.