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2009-09-03 / Police

Lexington Police Report

Lexington Chief of Police Randy Davenport Lexington Chief of Police Randy Davenport The Lexington Police Department reminds everyone the water restrictions are still in effect. The City is asking all water customers to continue with the schedule as follows: The South side of town will be allowed to water outdoors on odd numbered days (1-31). The North side of town will be allowed to water outdoors only on even days (2- 30). Fifth Street will be the dividing line, which defines the South and the North sides of town. Car washing should be completed in accordance with the same guidelines. If your sprinklers are set on automatic timers please make the necessary adjustments.

August 18, 2009

Chief Davenport received several complaints about eighteen wheelers traveling at a high rate of speed on 7th Street coming into town.

August 18, 2009

Officer Kelly responded to the area of Old Cemetery Road in reference to a speeding vehicle. Upon Officers arrival the vehicle was gone. No further action was taken.

August 18, 2009

Officer Kelly assisted the Lee County Sheriff's Department with a Domestic Dispute. The parties were separated.

August 23, 2009

Officer Cary responded to a Domestic Dispute between brothers in the 800 block of 7th Street. One individual refused to leave and was later encouraged to return to his home in Giddings. No further action was taken.

August 23, 2009

Officer Cary responded to a civil stand by at the 900 block of 7th Street. The home owner wanted his ex-girlfriend to come and get her dog off his property. The dog was retrieved. No further police action.

August 23, 2009

Officer Sherer was dispatched to an open door at a building in the 700 block of Giddings. The building was secure at ground level. Officer secured the door.

August 27, 2009

Officer Kelly was checking by with the School Resource Officer when both Officers detected a strong odor of marijuana as the two individuals walked by. The two individuals were questioned about the strong marijuana smell and both admitted to smoking prior to entering the gym. One individual was arrested and one individual was released to a parent.

August 27, 2009

Officer Kelly was dispatched to the 800 block of Yegua Street in reference a terroristic Threat and Criminal Trespassing. No charges were filed and parties were separated.

August 28, 2009

Officer Sherer was dispatched to the area of Giddings and Caldwell Streets in reference a speeding green 4 wheeler. Upon Officers arrival the green 4 wheeler was parked at a residence.

August 28, 2009

Officer Sherer was dispatched to the Cefco in reference a gas spill. The owner of the vehicle had left the nozzle in the gas tank causing the fuel to over flow. The Lexington Fire Department was dispatched to wash the fuel down.

August 30, 2009

On August 30th Officer Sherer was dispatched to the Lexington Police Department to investigate an assault. The female had red marks around her collar bone area. The female complained of hurting from the altercation. Lexington EMS was notified arrived at the Police Department and she was transported to the Rockdale Hospital for treatment. Case is under investigation.

August 30, 2009

Chief Davenport was dispatched to the area of HWY 77 and Rockdale Street to pen up livestock.

Animal Control Officer Castro and the Blue Paws Organization are continuing their quest on the Feral Cat population. If your pet is missing please contact ACO Castro at 979-540-9791. A reminder all animals kept outside should have a collar and Rabies tags. If you should be missing your pet please contact the Animal Control Officer.

Our Animal Control Officer Alison Castro is offering a program titled Friend Chip.

For more details about this program contact Officer Castro at 979-540-9791. You may also call 1-800-336-2843 or look at the web site: www.avidid.com

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