Sheriff’s Office Reports

Posted 9/15/21

PIERCE COUNTY Sheriff’s Office Reports The following incidents were reported to Pierce County Sheriff’s Office Sept. 4-12. Saturday, Sept. 4 Deputies assisted River Falls police with an …

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Sheriff’s Office Reports


PIERCE COUNTY Sheriff’s Office Reports

The following incidents were reported to Pierce County Sheriff’s Office Sept. 4-12.

Saturday, Sept. 4

Deputies assisted River Falls police with an uncooperative person at 2:48 p.m. at 315 River St.

Deputies assisted River Falls police with a possible domestic at 3:43 p.m. at 403 Wasson Court.

At 9:28 p.m. a complainant reported a suspicious vehicle scooping gravel off the roadway at W1008 270th Ave., Plum City. No vehicle was located.

Monday, Sept. 6

At 10:35 a.m., illegal dumping was reported at a build site at W10797 566th Ave., Prescott. Someone had dumped a grill, light fixtures and a weed whip in a dumpster in the past couple of weeks. Cameras were installed.

A runaway juvenile was reported in Ellsworth at 1:47 p.m. A ground and air search was conducted, but the juvenile was not found. The juvenile was later found at a residence and returned to their parents.

A caller reported damage to his buildings from golf balls he had on his property at 3:09 p.m. at W7580 Highway 35, Hager City. A fire extinguisher was blown off in the house.

A caller reported at 4:12 p.m. a mailbox damaged by fireworks at W10918 County Road FF, River Falls.

At 6:04 p.m., officers responded to W8474 Highway 35 where a paraglider was stuck in a tree. The paraglider was located and was fine.

A possible domestic was reported at 6:49 p.m. at N1582 County Road C, Bay City. A man agreed to leave for the night.

Deputies assisted River Falls police at 10:29 p.m. at 347 W. Johnson St.

A caller reported someone knocking on the door at 11:13 p.m. at N5591 Highway 63, Ellsworth. No one was found.

Tuesday, Sept. 7

A man was found sleeping in a driveway at 7:13 a.m. at N1808 County Road U, Plum City. He was released and headed back home after completing field sobriety tests.

At 7:19 a.m., a dancer reported an assault that allegedly occurred at Sugar’s Dance Club (N1620 County Road VV, Hager City) in March. The dancer reported being kicked in the face by another dancer onstage. The complainant now suspects it was on purpose.

At 8:55 a.m., a suspicious vehicle was reported at N2106 385th St., Maiden Rock. The driver was trying to make a delivery and was lost.

Officers responded at 1:38 p.m. to W7740 520th Ave., Ellsworth, where a complainant reported the lock cut off a storage locker. The renter’s mother, when contacted by police, said she cut the lock off with permission. This was confirmed.

A complainant reported at 2:27 p.m. a lost tortoiseshell cat at the campgrounds (N673 825th St., Hager City).

A barking dog complaint was made at 7:29 p.m. at 219 E. Race Ave., Elmwood.

Officers checked on suspicious activity at 9:38 p.m. at W5878 Highway 35, Bay City. It turned out to be DNR employees trapping bats.

Deputies assisted River Falls police at 9:49 p.m. with a juvenile fight in the 1300 block of South Main Street.

Wednesday, Sept. 8

A loose bull was reported at 10:08 a.m. N8673 510th St., Beldenville. The neighbor was able to retrieve his bull.

At 5:19 p.m., a complainant reported finding a vehicle in the ditch that was possibly involved in an accident at W11571 840th Ave., River Falls. Officers collected information and photos.

Deputies provided traffic control at 9:23 p.m. while a semi was pulled out of the ditch at county roads F and MM near Prescott.

Thursday, Sept. 9

At 7:59 a.m., officers responded to a vehicle in the ditch at 1090th Street/Highway 29, River Falls. The vehicle was towed and a hold placed on it until the driver was contacted.

Deputies assisted at a structure fire at 11:56 a.m. at W312 Central St., Spring Valley.

At 1:26 p.m., a complainant flagged down an officer at W8772 Highway 10, Ellsworth, to lodge a complaint about a neighbor riding ATV across his grass ditch.

At 7:09 p.m., officers responded to a disabled truck pulling a trailer home at W3851 Highway 29, Spring Valley. The trailer’s new owner was having tire issues and the trailer was blocking part of the road. A nearby homeowner allowed the trailer to be parked on his property until it could be repaired.

A complainant reported a burglary at 7:54 p.m. at W5344 450th Ave., Ellsworth.

Deputies assisted Prescott police with locating a suicidal male at 9:38 p.m. in the 600 block of South Dexter Street. They located him without incident.

Friday, Sept. 10

At 10:58 a.m., a caller reported finding a Yamah Grizzly ATV parked behind a building on 940th Street near River Falls. The caller believed it was stolen, but it was no longer there.

A Maiden Rock caller reported receiving a check in the mail with instructions on how to proceed with what appeared to be a secret shopping scam. The caller, who lives on 450th Avenue, was told to destroy the check.

At 1:57 p.m., a caller reported that someone had dismantled a pressure pump on a tank in a shed at N6120 610th St., Ellsworth, which flooded a house prior to a controlled burn. Nothing was missing, but a black Mercedes was spotted on the property two weeks ago. The caller requested extra patrol.

Deputies assisted Spring Valley police at 3:12 p.m. at W346 N. Second St.

Deputies assisted Ellsworth police with a domestic incident at 6:19 p.m. at 173 S. Grant St.

A suspicious person was reported at 9:08 p.m. at N6120 610th St., Ellsworth. It turned out to be the person who will be renting the property.

Saturday, Sept. 11

Deputies responded at 3:21 a.m. to W11409 Highway 35, Prescott for a structure fire. The occupant had started a grease fire in the kitchen. The fire department extinguished the fire.

At 9:04 a.m., police received a report of vehicle down by the railroad tracks in Bay City. No vehicles were found, but a small group of people were at the beach with a dog. The officer warned the group about staying away from the railroad right-of-way since the property is not state or county-owned land.

At 10:43 a.m., a deputy responded to N1610 715th St. where a dog was chasing animals and barking at people and animals. The owner showed up and caught the dog. A citation will be mailed for dog at large.

At 11:46 a.m., deputies assisted the DNR with a boatingrelated drowning. A boater had fallen overboard near Lock & Dam #3.

A gravity box lost a tire at 12:36 p.m. near 370th Avenue/ County Road CC, Maiden Rock. The highway department was notified of a gouge in the pavement.

At 2:51 p.m., officers found a dirtbike that had been reported as stolen at W7377 Highway 10, Ellsworth. It was returned to its owner.

At 3:53 p.m., deputies responded to 800 Borner St., Prescott, where a woman was out of control while attempting to find her phone. She calmed when Prescott police had her phone.

Deputies assisted Plum City Fire with a fire at 6:09 p.m. at 615 First St., Plum City.

At 8:11 p.m., officers responded to N8017 510th St., Spring Valley, where a vehicle that was being towed had started on fire. PCSO assisted the fire department.

At 9:37 p.m., officers responded to N673 825th St., Hager City, where a man had fled from a vehicle after a domestic. The man was located in Red Wing. All was okay.

Officers responded at 11:49 p.m. to W8941 Highway 10, Ellsworth, for a possible domestic. The parties agreed to separate for the evening.

Sunday, Sept. 12

Officers assisted EMS at W8941 Highway 10, Ellsworth, where a heavily intoxicated man was having trouble breathing.

At 1:12 a.m., police found a woman crying on the ground in the parking lot at N1090 825th St., Hager City. She said she had just found out that her grandpa had died. Police secured her a sober ride.

Deputies assisted Prescott police at 10:12 a.m. at 766 Jefferson St. with a missing person report. The person was soon located.

Officers were called at 12:53 p.m. to N7420 County Road O, River Falls, for a fight in progress. A verbal altercation had occurred and all parties settled down.

Deputies assisted Ellsworth police with a check welfare at 4:20 p.m. at a residence in the 100 block of Utility Street. The person had self-inflicted wounds and was taken into custody.