Sheriff’s Office Reports

Posted 6/7/22

PIERCE COUNTY Sheriff’s Office Reports The following incidents were reported to the Pierce County Sheriu's Ovce May 29 through June 2. Sunday, May 29 Police were called at 4:39 p.m. to a tree …

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Sheriff’s Office Reports


PIERCE COUNTY Sheriff’s Office Reports

The following incidents were reported to the Pierce County Sheriu's Ovce May 29 through June 2.

Sunday, May 29

Police were called at 4:39 p.m. to a tree in the roadway at Highway 65 and County Road O, River Falls. The road was cleared and the highway department noti- fied.

A caller reported a bullet striking a shed at 5:38 p.m. at N8806 County Road Y, River Falls. Police spoke with neighbors and checked the area for the suspect.

Ovcers received a 911 call from an upset resident at 6:59 p.m. at a group home located at N5335 760th St., Ellsworth. Police spoke to her until she was able to calm down.

Ovcers responded at 11:51 p.m. to W12293 852nd Ave., River Falls, for a shooting complaint. Nothing was located.

Monday, May 30

Deputies checked on a vehicle in a ditch at 3:51 a.m. at N4306 Highway 63, Ellsworth. The driver was arrested for OWI.

Police received a report of a man laying on the side of the road at 6:14 a.m. near Highway 29 and 590th Street, River Falls. The man was not located.

A caller reported damage done to her mailbox at 6:39 a.m. at W6449 490th Ave., Ellsworth.

Police responded at 10:17 a.m. to W7941 180th Ave., Hager City, for an unwanted person. The woman agreed to leave but left some possessions behind. The caller requested ovcers be present when she picks up her things.

A caller reported mailboxes smashed throughout the neighborhood at 11:01 a.m. near W12715 720th Ave., River Falls.

Police received a report of a man passed out behind the wheel of his car at 12:17 p.m. at N1817 785th St., Hager City. The man was having car issues and was tired.

A caller reported suspicious activity at a trailer house at 2:18 p.m. at W3856 Highway 10, Ellsworth. Two vehicles were there.

Police spoke with a caller about an assault at 2:18 p.m. at 407 Main St., Plum City.

The other people involved left before police arrived.

A caller reported people trespassing on his property at 4:03 p.m. near Highway 35 and 1005th Street South, Hager City, to harvest water cress. He provided police with a license plate number and said it’s been an ongoing issue.

Police assisted a man in removing a tree in the road at 6:29 p.m. near County Road A and 420th Street, Maiden Rock.

Spring Valley police assisted with removing a tree from the road at 7:04 p.m. at Highway 128 and County Road B, Spring Valley.

Deputies responded to a domestic at 8:08 p.m. at 359 Church St., River Falls. A woman was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct.

At 11:18 p.m., police received a complaint of a vehicle parked on the side of the road with its lights ou near N7174 County Road W, River Falls. The vehicle drove by and someone threw something out the window. Police pulled over the vehicle and cited the driver for a probationary license violation.

Tuesday, May 31

Ovcers responded at 2:56 a.m. to W1465 890th Ave., Spring Valley, for an assault that had occurred in an unknown location. The victim stole a vehicle and drove to the listed location seeking help. The subject was arrested for a probation hold and operating motor vehicle without owner’s consent.

A caller reported a tree on a power line that was on fire at 5:27 a.m. near W3824 110th Ave., Maiden Rock.

Deputies responded to a tractor accident, along with Ellsworth police, at 7:15 a.m. at the Pierce County Fairgrounds (364 N. Maple St.)

A caller at 8:40 a.m. reported a neighbor’s dog coming onto his property at W1031 Highway 72, Elmwood. The dog had killed a chicken in the past and he’s afraid more will be killed. The dog’s owner was warned.

Police responded at 9:03 a.m. to a Hager City address, where a man had called 911 because he thought the government wanted to talk to him. When police arrived, he was upset because they didn’t know what he was talking about. He decided he didn’t need help and refused medical treatment.

Deputies received a report at 10:01 a.m. that a pop machine had been run into at W8069 170th Ave., Hager City.

A resident called police at 10:26 a.m. from N5335 760th St., Ellsworth, because she was mad she couldn’t have a cigarette until “cigarette time” at the group home.

At 11:06 a.m., a caller reported a group home resident showed up at their residence unwanted at N5378 760th St., Ellsworth. The resident said she left the home because the stau are mean to her. Stau is working to find her another place to go.

A caller asked that a person be removed from their property at 2:28 p.m. at W8001 150th Ave., Hager City. The caller’s son invited the person to live there in April. The person agreed to leave when the son can help them move.

Mailbox vandalism was reported at 2:46 p.m. at W12617 770th Ave., River Falls. The box was salvageable.

A caller reported being blackmailed by someone online at 2:49 p.m. at W7960 370th Ave., Ellsworth.

An unwanted person was reported again at 6:47 p.m. at N5378 760th St. She requested a ride to her son’s house, who said he is working on finding her a new place to live.

Police performed a welfare check at 7:11 p.m. at W4395 Highway 29, Spring Valley, where a man had pulled into the driveway and was acting confused. Police contacted EMS and the man’s family; he was taken to the hospital.

A man called police at 9:30 p.m. from the area of N7406 Highway 65, River Falls. HE said he was on the road, he was a long way from home and his phone was about to die. A ride came and picked him up.

Wednesday, June 1

Ovcers responded to a dispute at 4:26 a.m. at 431 W. Pierce Ave., Elmwood. The dispute was about a woman cheating on her boyfriend. The parties were separated.

At 5:38 a.m., a woman reported that her purse had been stolen from a bar stool at N1090 825th St., Hager City. Video footage showed an unidentified woman tak ing the purse. The purse was returned the next day.

A woman was found wav- ing down travc and asking for help at 8:25 a.m. near N5335 760th St., Ellsworth. Police found the woman at her nearby group home. She was told to stay on the property.

Ovcers responded to a dog bite complaint at 11:55 a.m. at N3395 490th St., Ellsworth. A delivery driver received a minor bite from a dog on the property. A quarantine order was issued.

Deputies were called at 12:41 p.m. for a single plane crash at W12100 846th Ave., River Falls. They spoke to multiple people.

A man called police at 4:59 p.m. to report that he had struck two mailboxes with his RV at about 2 p.m. May 25. He said he’d spoke to both owners and would pay for the damage. He asked police to advise them of correct mailbox placement because he thought they were too close to the road.

At 7:04 p.m., police were called to N1681 830th St. for a welfare check on an intoxicated woman. She was eventually transported to Red Wing Hospital.

Ovcers responded at 9:46 p.m. to N8323 650th St., River Falls, for an unwanted person. The parties agreed to separate themselves for the evening.

A caller reported a vehicle vs. bear crash at 10:01 p.m. at Highway 29 and County Road FF, River Falls.

Police checked on suspicious vehicles parked at 10:25 p.m. at the Martell County Forest Park. The people were told the park was closed and asked to leave.

Thursday, June 2

A missing woman was reported at 9:29 a.m. at N8120 430th St., Spring Valley. She was later located.

Police were asked to perform a welfare check at 10:31 a.m. at W528 Park Drive, Spring Valley, where a caller reported hearing yelling and screaming. A woman told police she was just cheering for a contestant on “The Price is Right.”