Sheriff's Report Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013


Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013

Number of calls: 43

Number of arrests: 0

Number of subjects booked into the Payson Jail: 6

Number of inmates in the Payson Jail: 11

Number of traffic stops: 4

911 calls: 10


4:34 a.m. Deputies responded to a commercial alarm in Pine finding an employee accidentally set off the alarm.

6:54 a.m. A deputy noticed smoke coming from the inside of a cement culvert located alongside Highway 87 at the Pine trailhead. Evidence of a camp fire being left by a transient, a check of the area was made with no one being located.

10:10 a.m. Deputies responded along with the Tonto Basin Fire Department to the area of Punkin Center for a reported brush fire. Upon arrival, the fire was a legal burn and all units cleared.

1:28 p.m. A deputy responded to a report of personal property that fell off of a West bound vehicle on Highway 260 entering Star Valley. The deputy searched the area but was not able to locate the vehicle.

3:54 p.m. A deputy responded to Gisela for a reported illegally parked vehicle. Upon arrival the property owner was advised of what recourse he had and was attempting to contact the vehicle’s owner.

5:15 p.m. Deputies responded to a reported reckless driver on Highway 188 in Tonto Basin. The vehicle was located and the driver was not observed to be driving in a reckless manner, no action was taken.

10:08 p.m. Deputies were called to a Pine residence for a delayed assault call. After arrival, the caller advised he would seek an order of protection, taking no other legal action.

Gisela Fire Department: One medical call for service

Pine Strawberry Fire Department: One medical, one burn permit inspection call for service

Pleasant Valley Fire Department: No calls for service

Tonto Basin Fire Department: One medical, on brush fire calls for service.

Editor's note: This report includes information from the Gila County Sheriff's Office daily police log. The report is published as is with only minor grammatical changes.


H. Wm. Rhea III 3 years, 5 months ago

I like to see these logs. Is it possible to get the actual Payson city logs posted daily, too?


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