8:18 a.m. – There was a street sweeper versus vehicle accident in a parking lot.
5:25 p.m. – Shopkeeper spoke with constable on patrol about a possible shoplifting incident. Turns out there had been no shoplifting.
8:42 a.m. – Concerned resident near downtown told ESPD a vehicle on the street had not been moved in three days and wondered if it had been abandoned. Constable red-tagged it for towing if it were still there another day.
8:46 a.m. – A puppy showed up on a porch early in the morning. Constable retrieved it and notified Animal Control, who also checked a report that a box of puppies had been left at a nearby location. Animal Control did not find any puppies.
10:47 a.m. – However, Animal Control did find three dogs running free as jackrabbits near an apartment complex. He corralled them and gave their owner a lesson on leash laws.
1:01 p.m. – Constables were called to intervene in a domestic altercation at a motel. They learned the disturbance had not been physical, and the couple went separate ways for the day.
1:15 p.m. – Central dispatch asked ESPD to watch for a vehicle taken without permission from a site west of town. Constables watched for it in town, and deputies eventually discovered it on Hwy. 187.
1:30 a.m. – Constables responded to possible location of a 911 hangup call but discovered the call did not come from that location.
2:07 p.m. – Constables were warned about a possibly intoxicated driver heading to town from the south. They encountered the vehicle and arrested the driver for DWI, driving left of center, no driver’s license and an open container.
2:23 p.m. – ESPD was informed that an individual who had been threatening suicide had recently left his motel room. Constables were able to find him and discovered he was upset but otherwise okay.
9:11 p.m. – Constable arrested a driver for driving on a suspended license.
12:16 a.m. – Manager of a bar downtown told ESPD he had just gotten word someone was trying to push in the front door of his establishment. Constable went to the scene and decided no report was necessary.
12:27 a.m. – In the same neighborhood, constable encountered an intoxicated male and called a taxi for him.
1:13 a.m. – Routine traffic stop resulted in the arrest of the driver for DWI and driving left of center.
4:35 a.m. – Constable arrested a female in the police station lobby for disorderly conduct.
10:32 a.m. – Gentleman told ESPD he had been out drinking the previous night and could not remember where he had parked his vehicle. Constable found it at a bar on another street.
11:19 a.m. – Manager of a tourist lodging thought circumstances seemed suspicious regarding a couple. Constable spoke with the couple and the manager, and everything worked out just fine.
11:55 a.m. – Someone apparently stole a rocking chair from a front porch.
3:24 p.m. – Vigilant observer at a care facility thought a person in the parking lot might be intoxicated. Two constables went to the scene and thought things were okay, and the lady then left town.
12:57 a.m. – Traffic stop resulted in the arrest of an individual for an ESPD warrant for hot checks. She was also cited for possession of a controlled substance.
1:37 a.m. – Innkeeper thought an individual was trying to drive away while intoxicated, so he blocked the person in. Constables arrived to find out it was a misunderstanding.
1:18 a.m. – Two vehicles had a dustup on private property, and the drivers did not want to file a report.
11:33 a.m. – Constable arrested an individual for no bond warrant out of Springdale. Individual also had warrants out of Lowell PD and Carroll County.
3:29 p.m. – ESPD and ESFD responded to a report of an alarm sounding at the high school. They found everything there was secure.
7:01 p.m. – A mother reported her husband had spanked their 10-year son hard enough to leave bruises. Constables advised the father to leave for the night.
8:24 p.m. – A brother asked for a welfare check on his sister. He had not been able to reach her. Constables found out she was fine and they advised her to call her brother.
10:28 p.m. – A male showed up on a resident’s front porch looking for a place to stay. Resident told him to leave, and the vagrant said he would be back. Constables encountered the individual and told him to keep moving.