Injury at the fair. A juvenile was injured on the Tilt-A-Whirl at the Washington County Fair. The ride was reportedly not locked in place and rolled when the girl was on it. She was bruised but all right.
Public assist. Police received a call about two men and a woman on ATVs in the area of 70th Street and Manning Avenue, pointing rifles at something the caller couldn’t identify. A deputy contacted the parties on ATVs, who explained they were hunting striped gophers on their grandfather’s land.
Bicyclist down. Police responded to a report of a bicyclist down in the area of 75th Street and Jamaca Avenue. The cyclist told police she blacked out while she was riding and the next thing she knew she was on the ground. She was feeling dazed and had some lacerations from her fall. An ambulance came and took her to the hospital.
Animal complaint. Someone in the 1600 block of Elmcrest Avenue reported a raccoon was entering their barn at night and stealing cat food. The caller was advised to call the DNR for options on handling the problem.
Solicitor complaint. Police issued a citation to a woman asking for donations in the 6000 block of 147th Street. She said the organization she was working for, Graceful Hands, was a nonprofit, but deputies checked and found out it was a scam.
Suspicious activity. Three people reportedly set off an alarm in an attempt to steal a car in the 500 block of Cimarron. When police investigated, they discovered the three were friends of the complainant trying to park next to the vehicle in question.