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2013-03-14 / Police

Lexington Police Report

by Chief Clarence Yarbrough

March 2, 2013

Officer Sandoval was dispatched to the 700 block of 5th St on Burglary of a Habitation. Upon arrival it was determined no Burglary of Habitation offense occurred and the subjects at the residence had permission to be there. While at the residence, Officer Sandoval discovered that one of the subjects, identified as Carolyn Morgan, had outstanding warrants out of the Lee County Sheriff ’s Office for Theft of Property by Check $20 to $500, a Class “B” Misdemeanor. Morgan was taken into custody and transported to the Lee County Jail, where she was booked-in on the outstanding Theft Warrant.

Officer Vivas observed a citizen walking to and from the CEFCO Store and provided them with a courtesy ride to Main St.

March 4, 2013

Officer Vivas was advised of a female subject just north of the City of Lexington, sitting next to the roadway of Hwy 77 N. Officer Vivas responded and located the female. After speaking with her, Officer Vivas provided her with a courtesy ride to the 300 block of 2nd St. Officer Vivas cleared the area and resumed patrol duties.

Officer Vivas was dispatched to the 9200 block of Hwy 77 N. in reference to a home alarm. Officer Vivas made contact with the home owner and was advised she forgot to deactivate the alarm system.

Officer Vivas was advised of loose goats on 4th St. Officer Vivas was able to locate the area where the goats belonged and resecured them in their pen.

March 6, 2013

While on patrol, Officer Sandoval located an unattended vehicle at the Lexington Elementary School. The vehicle was checked and found not to have been stolen. The vehicle was secured and Officer Sandoval cleared the area and resumed his patrol duties.

While on patrol in the 9100 block of SHWY 77, Officer Sandoval observed a light flashing inside the old gas station next to the 77 Diner. Officer Sandoval checked the building and did not observe any signs of forced entry. After a field investigation was conducted, it was determined a light bulb was shorting out. Officer Sandoval then cleared the area and resumed his patrol duties.

March 7, 2013

Officer Sandoval was dispatched to assist DPS with a one vehicle accident that occurred on Hwy 77 approximately one mile south of the city of Lexington. The driver was transported to the hospital in LaGrange and later taken by Star-Flight to Brackenridge Hospital in Austin where the trauma and injuries sustained during the accident could be treated.

March 9, 2013

Officer Sandoval was dispatched to a suspicious vehicle on FM 696 East, which was parked at an elderly subject’s residence. Officer Sandoval checked the area but was unable to locate the vehicle. Officer Sandoval then cleared the area and resumed his patrol duties.

Officer Sandoval was dispatched to South Hwy 77 in reference to a reckless driver. Officer Sandoval located the vehicle and determined the subject should not be driving, and a family member was called to pick her up.

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