Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office. 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.

JANUARY 8

REPORT OF A PROWLER: The area was checked and no one was found.

REPORT OF A TRUANCY: City -a student was deemed a habitual truant.  A citation will be issued to the student and a report will be submitted to the District Attorney’s Office.

REPORT OF THREATS: The reporting party complained about her landlord telling her she needed to move out.  Both parties were advised to handle the situation civilly.

REPORT OF A SUSPICIOUS SUBJECT: City – the subject was not located.

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

REPORT OF A PRIVATE PROPERTY ACCIDENT: City – Donna Egbert struck a parked vehicle in a parking lot.

REPORT OF A JUVENILE PROBLEM: City – a student reportedly left school without permission.  The student was later located and returned to the school by his guardian.

REPORT OF AN ARREST: 30 year old Sarah Corkum, of Ely, was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

REPORT OF AN INTOXICATED PEDESTRIAN: City – the subject was located and escorted across the street to his residence.

New bookings: Steven Bullock / Possession of cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, transporting a controlled substance, and open container / Bail $10,000 / Arrested by NHP. Sarah Corkum / Warrant / Bail $5,000

JANUARY 9

REPORT OF THEFT: City – the reporting party claimed to be missing some medication, which he believed his brother lost.  A report was completed.

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

REPORT OF AN ARREST: City – 50 year old Ely resident Lon Jarvis was arrested for an outstanding warrant. 

REPORT OF A WELFARE CHECK: The subject was not located.

REPORT OF THEFT: City – the reporting party claimed a family member used her debit card without her permission.  The investigation continues.

REPORT OF A DISTURBANCE: Both subjects admitted to arguing over one getting a tattoo and not allowing the other to see the rap lyrics he was writing.  Both parties were counseled on working on their communication strategies.

New Bookings: John Horvath / Warrant / $8,000 / Arrested by NHP. Lon Jarvis / Warrant / No bail

JANUARY 10

REPORT OF A PROBLEM WITH A SUBJECT: City – the reporting party discovered a male juvenile in his granddaughter’s room late at night and kicked him out of the house.  The male was later located and taken into custody.  A search incident to arrest found him to be in possession of drug paraphernalia.  He was later released to his guardian.  A report will be forwarded to Juvenile Probation.

REPORT OF HARASSMENT: City – the reporting party claimed to be having issues with a former employee.  A report was completed.

REPORT OF A TRESPASSER: The subjects were gone when deputies arrived.

REPORT OF A PROBLEM WITH A SUBJECT: The reporting party claimed to be having issues with a family member.  A report was completed.

REPORT OF A HIT AND RUN: The reporting party claimed an unknown vehicle struck her truck while it was parked in front of her residence.  A report was completed.

New Bookings: KC Valdez / Probation violation / No bail / Arrested by Parole and Probation. Justin Poulson-Miller / Serving time for previous arrest  Yajahira Barraza / Basic speed and driving suspended / Bail $550 / Arrested by Ely Shoshone Tribal Police