On July 27, 2017 at approximately 1136 hours, Deputy Landon Loe was dispatched to 350 Hempstead 248 in reference to a theft.
Upon arrival, Deputy Loe made contact with Henry Sanders who stated that his personal lockbox with $19,500 and multiple vehicle titles were stolen from his house something this morning. Henry stated that he had a black lockbox that was bought from Wal-Mart that contained $19,500 cash in $100 bills, a title for a 91 Ford van, 2001 Dodge pickup, a 2001 Ford F-150, a 56 Chevy Bel-Air, and several 4-wheelers and side by sides.
This Matter Remains Under Investigation
Felony Warrant/Officer Assist
On July 27, 2017 Deputy Kyle Malone, was contacted by Detective Andrew Watson of the Hope Police Department regarding a felony warrant. Detective Watson requested that Deputy Malone go to an unknown residence on Hempstead 56 later identified as 545 Hempstead 56, and arrest Jorge Gonzalez on a felony warrant.
Deputy Malone and Deputy Loe went to 545 Hempstead 56. Deputy Malone knocked on the front door to the residence and announced himself. Jorge Gonzalez then opened the front door. Deputy Malone took Jorge into custody for the felony warrant.
While searching Jorge incident to arrest Jorge stated that he took approximately 2 to 3 hand fulls of Trazodone. Deputy Malone observed that Jorge had multiple self-inflicted lacerations on both of his wrist. Deputy Malone contacted dispatch and advised them to have Pafford Emergency Medical Service come to the location.
Pafford EMS arrived on scene and cleared Jorge medically. Deputy Malone then transported Jorge to the Hempstead County Detention Center where he was booked in jail of the City of Hope's Felony Warrant.
Debit Card Fraud
On July 27, 2017 at approximately 1000 hours, Deputy Landon Loe was given a name and number by dispatch in reference to debit card fraud.
Deputy Loe made contact with Robert Deaton and he stated that he had noticed a charge to his La Quinta Visa debit card backed by First Bank in the amount of $880.00 withdrawn from an ATM. Robert stated he called and asked the bank how the charge appeared on his account and the bank stated that someone had called from his phone number and requested to change the pin number.
Robert stated that he never authorized anyone to change the pin number on his card and didn't really know who could have done it.
Civil Stand By
On July 27, 2017 at approximately 1220 hours, Deputy Landon Loe was dispatched to 401 South Main Street in Blevins in reference to a civil standby.
Upon arrival, Deputy Loe made contact with Mayani Baza who stated that she wanted to get some of her belongings from Pedro Capetillo's house with whom she lived with for a while. I advised Mayani that if Pedro was not at the residence, I could not allow her to take any property. I walked around the property and knocked on both the front and the back doors, but was unable to make contact with Pedro. I advised Mayani that he was not home and that she would have to find a different day to come back when he was here in order to gather her belongings. Mayani stated that she understood.
On July 27, 2017 at approximately 1938 hours, Deputy Kyle Malone was dispatched to 320 North Street in Washington, Arkansas regarding a man with a knife. Dispatch advised that the reporting party Leon Nelson advised them that a man put a knife to his throat and said that he was going to kill him. Leon advised dispatch that he was going home to get his gun.
Upon arrival at the above-named address Deputy Malone made contact with Leon Nelson. Leon stated that he was down at his girlfriend’s house and her husband came into the residence. Leon said that the husband pulled a knife on him and threatened to kill him.
Leon stated that Dennis Green put the knife to his throat and said that he was going to kill him, and then jumped in his truck and took off. Leon stated that Kimberly Green witnessed Dennis put the knife to his throat. Deputy Malone was able to locate Green and retrieve a pocket knife with an approximately 3 in blade.
Deputy Malone placed Dennis Green under arrest for Aggravated Assault with a deadly weapon. Green was transported to the Hempstead County Detention Center. Dennis is now awaiting first appearance.
On July 26, 2017 at approximately 1746 hours, Deputy Kyle Malone was dispatched to a possible burglary in progress at 415 Hempstead 8.
Upon arrival, Deputy Malone made contact with Vickey Brooks. Vickey stated that she had already been inside her residence. She stated that she had not gone into the other two rooms of her residence.
Deputy Malone cleared those rooms on the north side of her residence, and found no one inside the residence. Vickey stated that she left for work this morning at approximately 0650 hours, and returned home at approximately 1740 hours. Vickey said that she noticed an eyeliner stick on her front steps to her residence. She said that she started in her residence and the door was ajar. Vickey stated that she noticed that her bedroom light was on. She said that she walked to the kennel that was in her living room and let her dog out, and they both went outside.
Vickey stated that she then called 911. Vickey said that while waiting on a deputy to arrive she and her dog walked back into the residence and did not hear anything. Vickey that she then walked to her bedroom and saw that her bathroom light was on. She stated that she walked into her bathroom to see that her vanity had drawers open, and her jewelry cabinet that was in the back of the bathroom by the tube had drawers open. Vickey stated that all of her makeup was taken from a drawer inside her vanity. She said that all of her costume jewelry and sterling silver were gone from her jewelry cabinet. Vickey stated that her entire jewelry cabinet was emptied. Vickey said that she looked at her sink where her ring dish and square dish were located. She stated that her ring dish was cleaned out and the square dish was gone.
The incident is under investigation.
On July 26, 2017 at approximately 1639 hours, Deputy Malone was dispatched to 490 Hempstead 54 in reference to a suicidal person.
Upon arrival, he made contact with the grand-parents of an 18-year-old male. who stated that he and his wife caught their grandson trying to steal money from the grandmother’s purse last night. The Grandfather stated that when they confronted the 18-year-old about it he "went kind of ballistic." The Grandfather said that the 18-year-old then packed a bag and threatened to leave. The Grandfather said that his grandson has friends that come and pick him up in the middle of the night. The Grandfather stated that his grandson then threatened to kill himself. The Grandson left the house and went for a long walk. The grandson came back to the residence and started "ranting and raving" saying that he was going to kill himself.
Deputy Malone went inside the residence and made contact with the 18-year-old. And asked him what was going on with him. he stated “I'm just tired of extra stuff like this." "There's something going on all the time, It just can't be peaceful, I can't live the way that I would like, I can't think for myself." The 18-year-old said that he cannot explain how he feels to his grandparents. He said if he tells them how he feels about them they get hurt.
Deputy Malone asked the 18-year-old if he has been telling his grandparents that he wants to hurt himself. The 18-year -old stated "I mean yeah, that's kind of how I feel sometimes."
Deputy Malone contacted dispatch. And requested Pafford Emergency Medical Services to come to his location. Pafford EMS arrived on scene. The 18-year-old agreed to be treated by them. Pafford EMS transported the 18-year-old to Wadley Regional Medical Center in Hope to be evaluated.
On July 26, 2017 at approximately 0430 hours, Deputy Loe was dispatched to Highway 355 South in McNab in reference to a battery 3rd. Dispatch advised that the woman on the line was hysterical, and that her phone died prior to dispatch getting any personal information.
Upon arrival to the area, Deputy Loe was unable to locate a woman walking along the highway. Then, at approximately 0600 hours, he was dispatched to the intersection of Highway 67 West and Highway 234 in front of the old weight scales in reference to a woman who had supposedly been thrown from a vehicle.
Upon arrival, Deputy Loe made contact with the caller, Christie Davis, who stated that she was headed home after work and noticed a white female on the side of the highway trying to flag her down. Christie stated that she stopped and that's when the victim, Jannie Williams, informed her that someone she had just met, Billy Rowe, had pushed her from the vehicle. Christie stated that's when she called the Sheriff's Office. Deputy Loe thanked Christie for stopping and advised her that she was free to leave.
Deputy Loe then made contact with Jannie, who stated that she was hanging out with Billy at his house in McNab when she was awoken by him trying to touch her. Jannie then stated that she left his house trying to call someone to give her a ride before he jumped on her. Jannie then stated that she started to walk away from his house when she attempted to call dispatch the first time, but her phone died before she could get any specific information to them.
Jannie then stated that Billy pulled up to her in his truck and forced her to get inside and once she did, headed towards Hope on Highway 67 West. Jannie stated that somewhere around the 3800 block of Highway 67 West, Billy hit her in the face. Jannie said that she wasn't sure if it was with an open hand or a closed fist, because her head was turned towards the window when he did it. Jannie then stated that Billy began to try and force her out of the vehicle while it was traveling at approximately 80 miles per hour and was telling her "jump out or I'll run us into this bridge." Jannie stated at one point Billy slowed down enough for her to jump from the vehicle without injuring herself. Jannie stated that Billy continued on towards Hope.
Pafford arrived on scene and checked Jannie's vitals. The Paramedic on board recommended to Jannie that she be transported to the hospital because some of her vital readings were not looking that good. Jannie advised she had heart problems and had already taken one of her prescription Nitroglycerin to ease her chest pain. Jannie finally agreed to be transported to Wadley Regional Medical Center in Hope for further evaluation.
Jannie advised that she did not want to press any charges on Billy and that "God will get him." Deputy Loe advised Jannie that without her filing charges, it may leave him free to do something similar in the future. Jannie still refused to press any charges.
Nothing further to report at this time.