2010-02-25 / Police

Lexington Police Report

Lexington Chief of Police Randy Davenport Lexington Chief of Police Randy Davenport The Lexington Police Department reminds anyone who rides an ATV on public property must have a safety certificate in their possession and be prepared to display the Certificate at the request of any Law Enforcement Officer. Other safety apparel must be worn. To also operate an ATV on public property you must hold a valid Drivers License. For a more detailed description you may visit the Texas Traffic Code at http:/ /codes.lp.findlaw.com/txstatutes/TN/7/G/663/C/663.031

February 14, 2010

February 14th at 12:10 p.m., Officer Sherer observed a vehicle traveling at above the posted speed on HWY 77. Officer Sherer stopped the vehicle and after interviewing the male it was discovered the male had a fake Coka-Cola can with a twist off lid full of marijuana. The driver was arrested and transported to the Lee County Jail for possession of marijuana under 2 oz.

February 15, 2010

February 15th at 12:30 p.m., Officer Kelly was dispatched to the Savannah Apartments to assist an individual with the Life Alert Button. The individual’s phone was not working properly; so, Officer Kelly aided by fixing the phone.

February 15, 2010

February 15th at 10:00 a.m., Chief Davenport received several phone complaints about four wheelers speeding and disrupting the roadway in the area of Shaw Road.

February 15, 2010

February 15th at 8:00 a.m., Officer Sherer responded to the Lexington High School to assist with a Teacher with chest pain. Lexington EMS arrived and transported the Teacher to the hospital.

February 17, 2010

February 17th at 10:22 p.m., Officer Connolly responded to the 500 block of N. Main Street in reference a small fire. The Lexington Fire Department was dispatched out while Officer Connolly maintained watch over the small fire to keep it from a potential spread. The Fire Department arrived and extinguished the fire.

February 18, 2010

February 18th at 6:05 p.m., Officer Connolly was dispatched to the area of HWY 77 to watch for a reckless driver speeding heading into Lexington. Officer Connolly conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle and found no criminal actions.

February 20, 2010

February 20th at 2:00 p.m., Officer Cary was dispatched to the area of Dickson and Avenue D in reference to several speeding four wheelers. The vehicles were gone upon the Officers arrival.

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.

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