Sheriff Donnie Barrera reports for the week of April 24-30, the Highland County Sheriff’s Office received 261 911 calls, answered 149 requests for service, dispatched 198 fire and EMS runs, took 39 offense reports and investigated six traffic crashes.
At 9:04 a.m. on April 24 a Roundhead Road resident called the sheriff’s office to report a firearm had been stolen from her residence. A deputy was dispatched to the scene and a report was taken.
On April 26 at 11:52 p.m. the sheriff’s office received a call from a citizen on Charles Lane reporting a domestic disturbance between a male and female. A deputy responded to the scene and interviewed both persons involved. The altercation was verbal in nature and neither party was charged with a crime.
A deputy was dispatched to a residence in the 8000 block of SR 124 at 4:32 p.m. on April 29 after the sheriff’s office received a report of a possible domestic disturbance. The deputy arrived on scene and found a verbal disagreement between two siblings to be the source of the disturbance. No charges were filed.
The sheriff’s office received an alarm activation from a business in the 2000 block of SR 131 at 11:21 a.m. on April 30. While a deputy was responding to the location the business owner called and advised it was a false alarm.