Sheriff’s Report: Law enforcement respond to three separate cases of domestic violence
A woman who was involved in a domestic violence incident at her North Summit home led Summit County deputies on a high-speed pursuit on Interstate 80, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
Dispatch received a report on Sunday from a man that the woman was yelling and throwing items at a North Summit home, according to a report. The woman left before deputies arrived and was located on Interstate 80, the report states.
When deputies attempted to pull her over, she refused to stop and initiated a pursuit, the report states. Deputies terminated the chase after following her for a short distance while an unmarked patrol vehicle continued to pursue her.
She was stopped near the I-80 and U.S. 40 interchange. She was arrested under suspicion of failure to respond to an officer’s signal to stop, possession of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance presumed to be marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
According to the Sheriff’s Office, law enforcement responded to several other calls between Tuesday, Dec. 12, and Sunday, Dec. 17, including three separate reports of domestic violence.
Sunday, Dec. 17
No significant incidents were reported other than the high-speed pursuit.
Saturday, Dec. 16
Dispatch received a report of a man and a woman acting suspiciously in their vehicle while it was parked on a Basin road. Deputies observed the woman smoking a drug presumed to be marijuana. She was arrested on suspicion of possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia. The man was released at the scene.
Dispatch received a report that a vehicle had attempted to leave the scene of an accident after it was involved in a collision in the Kimball Junction area. Deputies located and stopped the vehicle and arrested the driver under suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, failure to remain at the scene of an accident and open container.
Friday, Dec. 15
Deputies responded to a domestic violence incident between two women at an apartment complex in the Kimball Junction area. Deputies found one of the women walking down the road away from the residence, and she was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence assault and intoxication.
A package containing bed linens and a platform base for a mattress was stolen off the front porch of a home in the Basin. An investigation was underway.
Deputies approached a truck that was parked on the side of the road in front of a business in the Basin after hours and discovered the driver had an outstanding warrant and suspended license. He was arrested on the outstanding warrant and under suspicion of driving with a suspended license and improper labeling/packaging of a controlled substance.
Deputies responded to a domestic violence incident between a man and a woman at a home in the Kimball Junction area. The woman claimed the man tried to take her cell phone while she was dialing 911. Deputies located the suspect in a bedroom and he became agitated and resisted arrest. He was eventually taken into custody and arrested under suspicion of assault on a peace officer, resisting arrest, intoxication, disorderly conduct and interruption of a communication device.
Thursday, Dec. 14
A Basin man lost his Apple Watch and reported it as stolen. An investigation was underway.
Jewelry was reported missing from a home in the Basin. The theft reportedly occurred sometime in November while the homeowners were having their home remodeled. An investigation was underway.
Wednesday, Dec. 13
Search and Rescue responded to the Trial Lake area after a missing fisherman was reported. He was located and returned to his vehicle.
A woman and her son drove to the Sheriff’s Office to file a domestic violence report after an argument had occurred at their home. Deputies arrested a man at the residence after he admitted to breaking a plate. He was arrested on suspicion of criminal mischief and domestic violence in the presence of a child.
A man contacted dispatch after discovering several packages that were sent to his house had been opened and items were taken. The case was closed due to a lack of suspect information.
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