Tahlequah Daily Press

Crime & Courts

September 25, 2013

Police respond to hit-and-run crashes

TAHLEQUAH — Tahlequah police responded to a couple of hit-and-run crashes Monday.

At around 9 a.m., Clifford Short said he was parked on the south end of the parking lot at Lowe’s when a green Chevrolet truck back into his vehicle and left the scene. Short was unable to get tag information, but said the driver of the truck was probably in his 60s with overalls and no shirt. The driver who left also had carpet in his truck bed.

At around 4:50 p.m., Chandra Scroggins called police and said an Oldsmobile or Lincoln car hit the side of her van, then took off. Scroggins told police the woman driver the car that left was in her 20s and had two small children in the car.

Nancy Anderson filed a report recently when a neighbor damaged her vehicle door.

Kandis Gritts filed an assault report Monday.

Cristina Balderas spoke with police Monday after a man showed up at her residence and walked into the front door. Balderas said she has a protective order against the man.

1
Text Only
Crime & Courts
Poll

Do you think "blue laws" related to Sunday alcohol sales in Oklahoma should be relaxed? Choose the option that most closely reflects your opinion.

Alcoholic drinks should be sold Sundays in restaurants and bars, and liquor stores should be open.
Alcoholic drinks should be sold Sundays in restaurants and bars only; liquor stores should stay closed.
Liquor stores should be open Sundays, but drinks should not be served anywhere on Sundays.
The law should remain as it is now; liquor stores should be closed, and drinks should be served on Sundays according to county option.
No alcohol should be sold or served publicly on Sundays.
Undecided.
     View Results
Tahlequah Daily Press Twitter
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction Malaysian PM: Stop Fighting in Ukraine Cantor Warns of Instability, Terror in Farewell Ravens' Ray Rice: 'I Made a Huge Mistake' Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN
Stocks