Morgan County Sheriff’s Office

Morgan County Sheriff’s Office

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On Nov. 30 a theft by taking complaint was filed at a Davis Academy Road, Rutledge residence. According to reports, a man said that someone had taken his white 1993 Ford Ranger, a red and black go-cart and a set of four 17” wheels. The man said he was in the process of moving and had not been on the property for the past two weeks. The items are all valued at $850.

On Nov. 29 a domestic disturbance complaint was filed at Relax Inn, Athens Highway. According to reports, a woman alleged that the father of her 3-year-old daughter had custody of the child during Thanksgiving. The woman alleged that the man arrived at 8 a.m., pounding on her door to return the child. The woman said the couple got in an argument and the man allegedly pushed and slapped her and she threw a box of Play-Doh at the man. Reports state that the man’s father interceded and separated the couple and they left.

On Nov. 27 a lost or mislaid property complaint was filed at a Greensboro Road location. According to reports, a couple reported that they were missing a 9mm pistol. The couple said typically the firearm stays in the center console of their vehicle and last saw the pistol on Nov. 25.

On Nov. 27 a trespass complaint was filed at a Pinetree Circle residence. According to reports, a woman alleged that her cousin had arrived at her residence intoxicated and talking about an alleged murder that had occurred in Madison. Reports state that the woman asked the man to leave and the man became upset and argumentative. The man allegededly told the woman and other residents of the house that he was going home but was going to return with a pistol to continue the argument. Officers located the man at his Pearl Street residence and served him with a criminal trespass notice to stay off the woman’s property.

On Nov. 26 a theft by taking complaint was filed at a Sandy Creek Road residence. According to reports, a man said someone entered his hunting property and removed a 2011 Polaris Ranger 4×4 UTV. The man said the vehicle was parked approximately one mile from a gate and that he observed tire tracks going around the gate. The vehicle was taken sometime between 3 p.m. on Nov. 25 and 7 a.m. on Nov. 26. The vehicle is valued at $16,000.

On Nov. 26 Kevin Scott McCrobie, 55, Smethport, Pa. was arrested and charged with fugitive from justice. According to reports, a deputy was dispatched to a Cleveland Avenue, Buckhead residence in regards to a complaint of someone pulling a gun on another. The deputy was advised that the gun was allegedly pulled by a male that had left the scene in a blue Dodge truck accompanied by a green van. A deputy observed the van near the intersection of the Greensboro Road and Athens Highway and performed a traffic stop. McCrobie was allegedly driving the van and, reports state, the deputy noted that he had an outstanding warrant for his arrest out of Walton County. McCrobie allegedly told the deputy he was aware of the warrant but since he had cancer he could not be detained. The deputy told him that once the warrant was confirmed he could not release McCrobie. McCrobie was transported to the Walton County Detention Center. A second deputy spoke to a woman at the Cleveland Avenue residence who alleged that a second man with McCrobie had pulled a gun on the woman and then left in the blue pickup truck.

On Nov. 25 an overdue hunter report was filed at a Mallard Court residence. According to reports, a woman said her 72-year-old husband had left the house on foot to deer hunt their property at 4 p.m. and had not returned. Three Morgan County deputies and neighbors searched the woods for two hours and found the man, who stated that in the darkness he had lost his way.

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