2009-10-01 / Police

Lexington Police Report

Lexington Chief of Police Randy Davenport Lexington Chief of Police Randy Davenport September 24, 2009

At about 6:10 p.m., Chief Davenport reseved a call of a four wheeler traveling at a high rate of speed down Giddings Street. Chief Davenport was not able to locate the four wheeler vehicle.

September 24, 2009

At approximately 3:20 p.m., Chief Davenport received a phone call in reference two eighteen wheelers traveling west bound on 7th street at a high rate of speed. Upon arrival the vehicles were gone.

September 25, 2009

At about 9:20 p.m., Officer Sherer and Chief Davenport arrested a male for driving while intoxicated. The vehicle was observed by Officer Shrerer traveling at a high rate of speed on Shaw Rd. Officer Sherer caught up to the vehicle, notified Chief Davenport to come to the location, where the driver was placed under arrest..

September 26, 2009

At about 10:32 p.m., Officer Sherer responded to the 500 block of Main Street in reference two males refusing to leave. Officer Sherer notified Chief Davenport. Chief Davenport arrived and assisted Officer Sherer in conducting an arrest for public intoxication.

September 27, 2009

At about 11:05 p.m., Officer Sherer observed criminal mischief to the bathroom lights at the Memorial Park and the flood lighting at the park Building. Three males on bicycles were observed in the area several minutes prior to the criminal mischief. Police searched the area attempting to identify the three males.

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

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.

Other surrounding cities are experiencing an increase in crimes against property and people. Please report any unusual activities to the police so that we may continue to keep our neighbors safe.

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