Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for March 12-March 14. Information and spellings of names contained in the blotter are as released by the WPCSO. Information will not be withheld at the requests of persons whose names appear in the blotter or elsewhere in the newspaper that are released by the law enforcement agencies that include the WPCSO, Nevada Highway Patrol, Ely Shoshone Tribal Police and other local, state, federal agencies.

MARCH 12  

REPORT OF A JUVENILE PROBLEM: City — officer received a report of several juveniles that were truant from school. Officers located the individuals and reported that both were under the influence of a controlled substance. The juveniles were detained and a reports were sent to Juvenile Probation.

REPORT OF PROPERTY DAMAGE: City — reporting party stated that it appears someone has been shooting her place of business with a BB gun causing damage to the building. Investigation into the incident continues.REPORT OF AN ALARMCity — officer checked the building and reported that it was a false alarm.

REPORT OF AN ARREST: City — officer reported that Preston Wisdom age 34 of Modesto, CA was arrested on an Ely Municipal Court warrant.City — officer reported that Kailey A. Buckingham age 27 of Ely was arrested on an Ely Municipal Court warrant.

REPORT OF AN ALARM: City— officer checked the building and reported that no problems were located.

New bookings: Preston Wisdom / Ely Municipal Court warrant, contempt of court / Bail $550. Kailey A. Buckingham / Ely Municipal Court warrant, failure to appear / No bail. Matthew S. Merys / Hold for Parole and Probation. Daniel Shangle / Hold for NDOC.

MARCH 13  

REPORT OF A SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE: City — officer reported that while patrolling the Ely area he located a suspicious vehicle parked next to a closed business. Officer contacted the operator of the vehicle and identified him as Zane Rollier age 25 of Hillsboro, OR. During the officers investigation it was determined that Rollier did not have permission from the owner of the vehicle to be using it. Rollier was arrested for unlawful taking of a motor vehicle.

REPORT OF AN ACCIDENT: City — Cameron Brazell of Ely was operating a vehicle traveling east bound on Aultman Street. Jess Hiatt of Ely was operating a vehicle making a left hand turn from Aultman Street onto Ogden Ave. Brazell’s vehicle collided into the rear of Hiatt’s vehicle. An accident report was completed and Brazell was issued a citation for due care.

REPORT OF A BAD CHECK: City — officer received a report of a check that had been written for merchandise at a local business. When the business attempted to deposit the check it was retuned for insufficient funds. Officer reported that a report will be submitted to the City Attorney for prosecution.

REPORT OF A TRUANCY: City — officer reported that the juvenile will be issued a citation for truancy when located and a report will be sent to Juvenile Probation.

REPORT OF SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES: Reporting party stated that mail had fallen out of a mailbox and was blowing in the wind. Officer reported that the mailbox had not closed all the way causing the mail to fall out. The United States Post Office was contacted and advised of the problem.

REPORT OF A PROBLEM WITH A SUBJECT: City — reporting party stated that her neighbor was yelling at her children. The reporting party wanted the incident documented. A report was completed.

REPORT OF HARASSMENT: City — reporting party stated that she parked her vehicle in a local parking lot and left it unattended. When she returned there was a note left on it accusing her of stealing items. It is unknown who left the note. The incident was documented.

REPORT OF A THEFT: City — reporting party stated that someone has been using her debit card without her permission. Investigation into the incident continues.

New bookings: Zane Rollier / Unlawful taking of a motor vehicle / Bail $5,000.Melissa Jack / Meadow Valley Township warrant. Lincoln County, Failure to appear / No bail.

MARCH 14 

REPORT OF A SUSPICIOUS SUBJECT: City – the subject was located and claimed to have just been out for a walk.

REPORT OF INJURY TO PROPERTY: City – a male subject drove through a park and struck a fence while trying to capture his dog, which was at large.  A report was completed.

REPORT OF A JUVENILE PROBLEM: City – a local school made a report of a child misbehaving.  The parent was contacted and advised.

REPORT OF DRUGS: City – a local school discovered a student in possession of a controlled substance.  The parents were notified and a report was submitted to Juvenile Probation.

REPORT OF A WELFARE CHECK: City – the subject was contacted and was fine.

REPORT OF HARASSMENT: City – the reporting party claimed to be harassed via The Facebook.  A report was completed.

REPORT OF A RECKLESS DRIVER: City – the area was checked, but the vehicles were not located.

REPORT OF AN ARREST: City – Joseph Creaghe, of Ely, was arrest on an outstanding warrant.

REPORT OF HARASSMENT: City – the reporting party claimed to have received a harassing text message from her brother.  A report was completed.

New Bookings: Joseph Creaghe / Warrant / Bail $295