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Police blotter July 2-8

July 2, 8:46 a.m.

A woman called police because she said her 14-year-old daughter kicked her into a wall and needed a “talking to.”

July 2, 10:09 p.m.

Police issued a battery citation after a woman allegedly beat up another woman at an Elm Street location.

July 3, 12:40 a.m.

Police received a report from someone who said their neighbor was feeding feral cats and dogs on their property while they were away. Police responded and found eight bowls on the woman’s property, and referred the case to animal control.

July 3, 10:31 p.m.

Police received a report of a loud party on Avenue D, but found no party upon arrival.

July 4, 10:55 a.m.

Police received a report of an accident involving a SUV and a Metropolitan Police Department vehicle.

July 4, 6:51 p.m.

Police received a report of an adult male with heat exhaustion at Veterans Memorial Park.

July 4, 10:25 p.m.

Police received a report of two rattlesnakes in a park.

July 4, 10:34 p.m.

Police received a call from someone who said someone was ringing their doorbell and then running away.

July 4, 10:54 p.m.

A man reported his neighbor pulling a gun on him, after he confronted his neighbor about an illegal firework coming over the wall and hitting someone at his house. Police confiscated the gun for safe keeping.

July 4, 11:51 p.m.

Police assisted two females who could not find their car.

July 5, 12:34 p.m.

Police received a report of an injured coyote.

July 6, 2:30 p.m.

A woman called police to report that her daughter was threatening her.

July 6, 10:21 p.m.

Police received a report of a home burglary.

July 6, 10:41 p.m.

Police received a report of two women who purchasing vodka from 7-Eleven and consuming it in their vehicle before leaving.

July 7, 12:23 p.m.

Police received a report of the driver of a vehicle throwing something at another vehicle and flipping people off.

July 7, 11:40 p.m.

A man called police to report that his ex-girlfriend’s boyfriend threatened his life.

July 8, 12:22 p.m.

Police received a report of big horn sheep causing problems near the roadway.

July 8, 8:39 p.m.

Police received a report of a juvenile wearing black in the roadway on Adams Boulevard.

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