The Trinity County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Sept. 7-13:
Monday, Sept. 7
At 1:10 a.m., a caller in the area of Pony Express Way in Burnt Ranch reported that his neighbor’s dog had been barking all night. Caller has complained before but wants it documented. The neighbors also have a rooster.
At 1:56 p.m., a caller reported that two known subjects keep coming to her house and harassing her in Junction City. Caller was advised of restraining order options.
At 2:45 p.m., deputies investigated a report of a missing person in the Douglas City area.
At 3:38 p.m., U.S. Forest Service requested boats be cleared from Ruth Lake to allow air tankers to scoop water from it for nearby fires.
At 3:56 p.m., a caller in the area of Highway 299, Burnt Ranch, said someone broke into his storage and took generators and a dirt bike.
At 6:47 p.m., a caller reported a subject in the area of Five Cent Gulch in violation of a restraining order. Caller said several people in the area have a restraining order against the subject. Deputy arrived to find the order allowed him to be where he was but that he was being evicted.
Tuesday, Sept. 8
At 1:26 a.m., a caller reported several dogs fighting in the area of Hyampom Road in Hayfork. Caller believed it was due to lack of care. Deputy arrived and left food and water for the dogs. Call was referred to Animal Control.
At 9:15 a.m., a caller reported having firearms stolen in the area of Madrone Avenue in Hayfork.
At 9:15 a.m., a caller reported that an unknown subject tried to coerce him into his truck in the area of Victory Lane in Weaverville.
At 10:33 a.m., deputies assisted with evacuations in the Three Forks and Ruth areas.
At 10:50 a.m., a bicyclist reported that a semi-truck tried to run him over in Hayfork. Caller said he was going to take a picture of the truck but someone else came along and attempted to steal his phone. Deputy called the caller back and was unable to get a word in. Caller told deputy to “get f*****d” and hung up.
At 1:19 p.m., a caller reported a fire in a tree in the area of North Vista Lane in Hayfork. Fire personnel arrived to find a single tree on fire and a downed power line. TPUD was notified and fire was put out.
At 3:25 p.m., a caller reported several people dealing narcotics from a campground in Douglas City. Call was logged for information only.
At 7:18 p.m., a caller reported finding decomposing material wrapped in grocery bags in the area of Browns Mountain Road in Lewiston. Deputy determined it was animal hide.
At 11:57 p.m., a caller reported seeing mysterious lights on his property in the area of East Brach Road in Weaverville.
Wednesday, Sept. 9
At 7:42 a.m., a caller reported that a vehicle was used to break into the Hayfork Dump and was stuck inside. Deputy arrived to admonish the subject about trespassing. Vehicle was towed but owner was told not to drive it until several safety issues have been repaired.
At 8:37 a.m., a caller reported he’d been in an argument with “drug dealers” in Douglas City before they peeled out of the area, throwing rocks everywhere. Caller recontacted, saying the subjects had retuned, resulting in another argument. Caller said he was going to end up shooting them. Deputy arrived to contact all involved, determined only a verbal dispute had occurred.
At 12:04 p.m., a caller in Douglas City reported that another subject asked her to call 911 because he was in an argument with another subject who was refusing to leave a business. Deputy arrived to resolve issue.
At 4:20 p.m., a caller reported an assault in the area of Highway 299, Big Bar. Deputy and CHP officers determined caller had been in a vehicle accident.
At 5:08 p.m., a caller reported that a male subject was attempting to light a bush on fire on Main Street in Weaverville. Deputy arrived and arrested subject for Alameda County warrant.
At 7:24 p.m., a caller reported seeing a small fire in the area of Lewiston Road in Lewiston. Property owner was contacted and said he had a small campfire on his lawn and said he’d put it out.
Thursday, Sept. 10
At 6:02 a.m., a caller reported a large fire near a residence in the area of Morgan Hill Road in Hayfork. Fire personnel arrived to find a large burn pile, waited for deputies before going in.
At 10:33 a.m., a caller reported a column of smoke across the lake from Trinity Center. Fire personnel found fire at about 2 acres, moving slowly. Deputies arrived to investigate what looked like an illegal campground. Fire was out by 2:30 p.m.
At 1:15 p.m., a caller in the Ruth area reported that guns, a battery charger and other items were taken from a home.
Friday, Sept. 11
At 11:45 a.m., Search and Rescue was deployed to the Trinity River near Junction City for a female subject who needed help getting off an island. Subject was found to be a missing person, reported five days before.
At 11:09 p.m., a caller requested help after being locked in the bathroom at a business in Hayfork Park. Cal Fire provided assistance.
Saturday, Sept. 12
At 2:48 a.m., a caller in the area of Highway 3 in Hayfork reported that a known subject was pointing a gun at her. Deputy arrived to find all subjects had left the area.
At 8:12 a.m., a business in the area of Highway 3 in Weaverville asked that a female subject be removed from the outdoor picnic tables there. Deputy arrived to speak to the subject, who said she was painting. Subject was asked to move on.
At 6:58 p.m., a caller reported that someone was flying a drone over his grow site in Douglas City.
Sunday, Sept. 13
At 7:44 a.m., a caller in the area of Rush Creek Road in Lewiston reported an encampment of several people on private property and asked that they be removed.
At 10:17 a.m., a caller reported having bought a travel trailer last month, but when he arrived in Douglas City to pick it up, people were living in it and refusing to leave. Deputy determined the people had been renting the trailer but had not made payments. Subjects were advised of the proper eviction process.
At 4:26 p.m., a caller on Highway 299 in Junction City reported a sick and dying dog in her yard and asked that a deputy euthanize it. Caller was advised that deputies don’t do that. Animal Control was contacted.