On Nov. 19, Chad Hanson of Crawfordville reported a credit card offense. Four fraudulent charges were observed on the victim’s bank card from a Target in Brooklyn, NY. The total value of the fraudulent charges is $885. Deputy Alan Middlebrooks and Detective Randy Phillips investigated.
On Nov. 20, Winn-Dixie Manager Heather Helms provided Sgt. Scott Delbeato with three wallets that had been found inside the store. One wallet without any identification was impounded. A second wallet containing a Social Security card was also impounded when the WCSO was unable to locate the Crawfordville owner. The third wallet contained $49 and a Florida driver license and was returned to the owner.
On Nov. 20, Billy Hudson of Panacea reported a residential burglary. Someone entered the victim’s unsecured home and removed a chainsaw and air compressor. The missing property is valued at $411. Deputy Ethan Ard investigated.
On Nov. 20, Hilda Stewart of Crawfordville reported a residential burglary. Dishes were removed from the victim’s home with a value of $300. A suspect has been identified. Deputy Ross Hasty investigated.
On Nov. 20, Judy Paris of Crawfordville reported a fraud. The victim observed an unauthorized charge on her bank card for $505 at a Walgreen’s in Miami Beach. The victim believes her Social Security number was compromised and she was given the Taking Charge identity theft pamphlet. Deputy Brett Surace and Detective Randy Phillips investigated.
On Nov. 20, Ronny Fransson of Fort Lauderdale reported a one vehicle traffic crash at Sink Drive in Crawfordville. The victim’s vehicle struck a deer. There were no injuries. Deputy Gibby Gibson investigated.
On Nov. 20, Henry Gray of Crawfordville reported a traffic crash at 2209 Sopchoppy Highway. Two vehicles were involved in a minor crash with no injuries in a parking lot. Deputy Gibby Gibson investigated.
On Nov. 20, the Sopchoppy Express Lane reported a criminal mischief. Graffiti was observed on a picnic table. Deputy Ethan Ard investigated.
On Nov. 21, Lt. Jimmy Sessor responded to a disturbance at the Skybox Lounge. The subject left the establishment and entered the parking lot. The subject grabbed the complainant and refused to let go, but she declined to press battery charges. Charles Isaac Blanchard, 25, of Woodville was arrested for disorderly intoxication. He was issued a trespass warning to the Skybox. Sgt. Jeremy Johnston also investigated.
On Nov. 21, Thomas Mallow of Crawfordville reported a fraud. Two unauthorized charges were observed on the victim’s bank card. The charges totaled $464 in Dubai and Kansas. Deputy Taylor Saladin investigated.
On Nov. 22, Marcus Stringer of Crawfordville reported a vehicle burglary. The victim reported the theft of his firearm and three magazines from the vehicle. The victim was unable to determine where and when the firearm was stolen. The stolen property is valued at $1,225. The pistol was entered into the NCIC/FCIC data base as stolen. Deputy Ross Hasty investigated.
On Nov. 22, James Brock of Crawfordville reported a burglary to his hunting property. A forced entry was discovered at a storage building. A generator, tools and a trailer were reported missing. The value of the missing items is $3,300 and the damage to the building is estimated at $500. The utility trailer was entered into the NCIC/FCIC data base as stolen. Deputy Anthony Paul investigated.
On Nov. 22, Loren Lowers of Crawfordville reported a burglary to a storage building on his hunting property. Damage to the structure was estimated at $500. The victim did not determine if anything was taken from inside the structure. Deputy Anthony Paul investigated.
On Nov. 23, Wal-Mart Asset Protection staff reported a retail theft. A female subject was observed concealing items in a bag. The female was observed passing the final point of sale with a cart of merchandise she did not purchase. Sixteen items were recovered with a value of $487. Theresa Lynn Carroll, 54, of Crawfordville was arrested for felony retail theft and transported to the Wakulla County Jail. Deputy Kenneth Miller investigated.
On Nov. 23, Moses Howard of Crawfordville reported a criminal mischief. A vehicle window was broken at his home. A female suspect admitted breaking the victim’s window as she was being transported to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital for treatment related to another case. She was not arrested at the time due to being placed in the hospital. Deputy Matt Hedges investigated.
On Nov. 23, Deanna Tedder of Dentistry for Children in Crawfordville reported a criminal mischief. Someone tampered with the power box on the side of the building. A forced entry was attempted. Damage was estimated at $25. Deputy Ashton Lesane investigated.
On Nov. 24, Wal-Mart Asset Protection staff reported a retail theft. A female subject was observed taking a PlayStation 4 out of the store without purchasing it. Two food items that were also stolen were located in her bag. The food and electronics are valued at $359. Rebecca Harkness Shiflett, 28, of Crawfordville was arrested for felony retail theft and transported to the Wakulla County Jail. Deputy Ashton Lesane investigated.
On Nov. 24, Justin Pichard of Crawfordville reported a criminal mischief. The victim heard a loud truck in his front yard creating damage to his lawn. Damage was estimated at $300. Deputy Alan Middlebrooks investigated.
On Nov. 25, Thomas Revell of the Panacea Area Water System reported an attempted burglary. Someone attempted to break into the water tower pump house. The door to the pump house was damaged along with some of the security system. A damage estimate has not been determined. Deputy Jeff Yarbrough investigated.
On Nov. 25, Clifford Bruce Ryals, 46, of Crawfordville was arrested for retail theft at Winn-Dixie after being observed taking an 18 pack of beer past the last point of sale without paying for it. The store manager recovered the beer and Ryals left the scene on a bicycle. Deputy Ward Kromer, Lt. Mike Kemp, Sgt. Scott Delbeato and Deputy Ross Hasty went to Ryals’ home and found him hiding in a bedroom. The beer was valued at $14.
On Nov. 25, Gettis Barrow of Talquin Electric reported the theft of utilities. A meter box had been tampered with at a Crawfordville location. The damaged meter is valued at $150. It is undetermined how much electricity was stolen at the residence. Deputy Ross Hasty investigated.
On Nov. 25, Ciera Edmonds of Crawfordville reported an attempted vehicle burglary. The victim’s secured vehicle window was broken in the driveway and damage was estimated at $300. Nothing was reported stolen from inside the vehicle. Deputy Ward Kromer investigated.
On Nov. 25, Random Fuller of Panacea reported a vehicle burglary. The victim reported the theft of her wallet from the Stop n’ Save on Highway 267 and U.S. Highway 319. The vehicle became disabled at that location and when the victim returned to pick up the vehicle the wallet was discovered missing. Deputy Taylor Saladin investigated.
On Nov. 26, Marci Laribee of Crawfordville reported the theft of a motorcycle key from her home. After investigating the case, the victim called back and informed the WCSO that the key had been found. Deputy Ward Kromer and Lt. Jimmy Sessor investigated.
On Nov. 26, a Crawfordville man reported receiving harassing telephone text messages. The victim also reported receiving harassing e-mails from the suspect who was identified. Deputy Brett Surace investigated.
The Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office received 1,130 calls for service during the past week including: 30 residential and business alarms; 12 assists to other agencies; 11 school bus stop interactions; 79 citizen contacts; 15 disturbances; 21 E-911 abandoned cell calls; 38 E-911 calls; 42 investigations; 52 medical emergencies; 10 school security checks; 410 residential and business security checks; 20 special details; 31 subpoena services; 12 suspicious people; 10 suspicious vehicles; 20 traffic enforcements; 131 traffic stops; 14 reckless vehicles; 10 wanted people; and 12 watch orders.