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Purcellville News Flash

Posted on: August 3, 2018

News Release - Police Report

PURCELLVILLE, Va. August 3, 2018 - 

 

07/26/2018 – 2:57 p.m. 700 Blk. Sunflower Ct Fraud

 

Victim reported to police that someone had obtained cell phone service using his information. This occurred two years ago but was just discovered. Case is under investigation.


07/26/2018 – 8:56 p.m. 600 Blk. E. Main St Fraud

 

Victim received a phone call from person posing as electric company and demanding money. Case is under investigation.


07/28/2018 – 3:39 a.m. 200 Blk. N. 21st St DUI


Officer on patrol stopped a vehicle for traffic infraction. Driver of vehicle was found to be intoxicated. Tamar Lynn Whipple, 54 year old female from Ranson, WV, was arrested for driving while intoxicated. She was transported to the Loudoun County Jail and held until sober.


07/30/2018 – 3:37 a.m. Harry Byrd Hwy / Hillsboro Rd Juvenile Complaint

 

Officer on patrol stopped a vehicle for a traffic infraction. Driver of the vehicle was a juvenile who had consumed alcohol. Juvenile was released to parent.


Officers also responded to the following complaints:

 

 

911 Hang up

4

Alarm

3

Animal Complaint

3

Assist Fire/Rescue

1

Assist Other Agency

4

Automobile Crash

7

Check the Welfare

1

Disabled Vehicle

1

Disorderly

2

Domestic

1

Information Only

2

Juvenile Complaint

1

Keep the Peace

1

Mental Crisis

1

Other Police Complaint

7

Parking Complaint

2

Reckless Driver

2

 


Suspicious Person/Vehicle/Event

6

Traffic Complaint / Hazard

5

Vehicle Lock Out

3



In addition, officers also conducted the following:

Building Check

39

Directed Patrol

143

Foot Patrol

26

Traffic Stops

38