The Trinity County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls from Monday through Sunday, May 11-17:
Monday, May 11
At 9:02 a.m., a caller reported seeing smoke in the area of Highway 3 in Hayfork. Fire personnel found two fires, one legal and the other not so much. The camper responsible for the second fire was warned and told to put it out.
At 11:41 a.m., a caller reported an escaped control burn in the area of Tucker Hill Road in Douglas City.
At 2:43 p.m., a caller reported her son was becoming violent and refusing to leave an address off Highway 3, Weaverville. Deputy arrived to admonish subject, warning he will be arrested if he continues.
At 3:57 p.m., a caller reported theft of a tiller in the area of Main Street, Weaverville.
At 4:52 p.m., a caller reported a suspicious vehicle in the area of Odd Fellows Lane, Weaverville, saying a subject drove around the cemetery gate. A deputy arrived to contact the driver, who was cited for misdemeanor narcotics violations.
At 5:30 p.m., a caller reported illegal dumping in the area of Summit Creek Road in Hayfork.
At 7:11 p.m., a caller reported hearing gunshots and an explosion in the area of Highway 299, Big Bar.
At 8:15 p.m., a caller reported a structure fire in the area of Highway 299 in Douglas City, saying a barn in the field was emitting smoke. Firefighters arrived to find a burn barrel inside a structure and extinguished it.
Tuesday, May 12
At 7:39 a.m., a caller reported that someone cut the power to a store in Salyer and attempted to break in but was unable to do so.
At 8:19 a.m., a caller reported that he was feeling intimidated by a passenger in his vehicle, so he pulled over next to a business in Weaverville and stood in front of its security cameras until the subject left. Caller asked that the report be documented.
At 8:41 a.m., a caller reported that her dogs ran off in the area of Airport Road, Weaverville.
At noon, a caller reported that a neighbor’s dogs killed pigs in the area on North Oak Avenue, Hayfork.
At 1:22 p.m., a caller in the area of Lorenz Ranch Road in Douglas City reported hearing a car speed by and then an explosion. Authorities arrived to find a white sedan on its roof but the driver was not in the area.
At 2:49 p.m., a caller from a business in the area of Main Street, Weaverville, reported theft of merchandise valued at $250. Caller said the business has video footage of the suspect and their vehicle.
At 3:22 p.m., a caller reported that a neighbor was shooting guns in the area of 13 Dips Road, Hayfork, and was worried about the direction they were being fired. Deputy spoke to neighbors.
At 8:08 p.m., a caller reported that a subject on a bicycle rode into the automatic car wash on Highway 3, Weaverville, and did not come out. Deputy arrived to find subject had left the area.
At 10:22 p.m., a caller reported an unknown type fire in the area of Highway 3, Hayfork. Fire personnel found the lights of a greenhouse were lighting up low clouds, making the appearance of a fire.
Wednesday, May 13
At 1:43 p.m., a caller reported that he was arguing with another subject who pushed him to the ground in the rea of Poker Bar Road, Douglas City.
At 2:13 p.m., a caller reported a dog bite in the area of Upper Miner Place, Weaverville.
At 10:22 p.m. a caller reported gunshots in the area of Browns Ranch Road, Weaverville.
Thursday, May 14
At 6:59 a.m., a caller reported finding a friendly husky dog in the Moon Lim Lee Rest Area. Animal Control arrived to take the dog.
At 11:54 a.m., a caller reported that a neighbor had threatened him back in December and now people are showing up to his Hayfork property and asking odd questions. Caller felt the neighbor may be sending people to his property. Matter determined to be civil in nature.
At 12:29 p.m., a caller reported two male subjects were vandalizing a building and spreading trash in the area of Trinity Dam Boulevard, Lewiston. Deputy arrived to find matter not as reported, subjects collecting recyclables.
At 2;57 P.M., a caller reported squatters on his land in the area of Souza Road, Mad River.
At 5:17 p.m., a caller reported a vegetation fire in the area of Vitzhum Gulch Road, Douglas City.
At 9:23 p.m., a caller reported that a neighbor in the area of Scott Boulevard, Trinity Center, was threatening to kill his dog.
At 11:59 pm., a deputy arrested a subject for public intoxication in the area of South Miner Street, Weaverville.
Friday, May 15
At 12:39 a.m., a caller reported that a subject recently arrested by a deputy had left scratches and blood on her parked vehicle in the area of South Miner Street, Weaverville.
At 5:36 a.m., a caller in the area of Pioneer Lane, Weaverville, reported that her sister took her car without permission.
At 10:51 a.m., a caller reported a vegetation fire in the area of Highway 3, Douglas City. Fire personnel arrived to find a burn pile.
At 11:13 a.m., a caller reported that someone had used a torch to cut a gate in half and dumped 10 to 12 cubic yards of trash there.
At 9:06 p.m., a caller in the area of Highway 3 in Hayfork reported that subjects may be stealing items from an abandoned building.
Saturday, May 16
At 4:49 a.m., a deputy arrested a subject for Shasta County warrants in the area of Highway 3, Weaverville.
At 8:13 a.m., a caller reported that subjects made a road around a gate and cut locks in the area of Highway 3, Hayfork, so they could steal batteries and tools from a container.
At 8:37 a.m., a caller reported emaciated horses in the area of Highland Road, Junction City. Animal Control investigated, report pending.
At 9:07 a.m., a caller reported that she was walking her dog in the area of Main Street in Weaverville when a rottweiler mix dog came at her dog barking. Caller said a male subject started yelling at her for yelling at his dog. Deputy arrived to speak with subjects.
At 11:08 a.m., a caller reported a stolen vehicle may be located in the Weaverville area. Deputies looked in all lodging businesses but vehicle was not there.
At 3:08 p.m., a caller reported that he was assaulted the night before in Lewiston.
At 8:25 p.m., a caller reported that his wife had kicked him in the face and slapped him several times in the area of Masonic Lane, Weaverville. Caller said she had been drinking and left the house on foot.
At 9:48 p.m., a caller reported that neighbors in the area of Highway 299, Big Bar, were firing a shotgun. Caller was advised it’s not illegal if fired in a safe direction.
Sunday, May 17
At 7:15 a.m., a caller reported that a subject was claiming to be a seller on eBay and that he needed to pay $800 using prepaid cards. Caller said the female subject hung up as soon as she was told the card numbers. Caller said he spoke with an eBay representative, who said the call had been a scam.
At 10:53 a.m. a caller reported suspicious subjects in a van near Morgan Hill Road in Hayfork. Deputy spoke to subject who said they were looking for a lost dog.
At 4:35 p.m., a caller reported that he had not seen his landlord for a couple days and was worried. Deputy responded to the area of Highway 299, Big Bar, but was unable to locate caller or subject. Caller recontacted, saying he’d heard shots from a neighbor’s house the night before, and would call back in a day or so if the landlord doesn’t return.