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Banks police log


- A lock was missing from a power box at the gazebo in Greenville Park. It’s unknown if it was left unlocked or stolen.

- A man with a warrant took off from the Quail Hollow Apartments and was later found hiding behind Jim’s Thriftway. He was arrested and taken to the Washington County Jail.

- A local person reported that someone used their Social Security number to fraudulently file taxes.

- There was some graffiti found on the gazebo pillars with a marking pen.

- A man came to the front door of a residence on Northwest Atwater Court and wasn’t making sense. The resident suspected he was acting under the influence of drugs. Officers discovered he was a neighbor and trespassed him from the property.

- There was a verbal domestic disturbance on Northwest Scottston Terrace.

- Officers helped Department of Human Services check on a Banks child after someone claimed he had bruises on his bottom due to spanking. The claims turned out to be unfounded.

- Officers arrested an intoxicated man after receiving a report of a domestic disturbance on Northwest Broadshire Lane.


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Humidity: 73%

Wind: 6 mph

  • 7 Jul 2015

    Clear 89°F 56°F

  • 8 Jul 2015

    Sunny 94°F 59°F