Morgan County Sheriff’s Office
• On Sept. 5 a dog bite complaint was filed at a Wagnon Mill Road, Bishop, location after a man reported that while his son was walking his dog on Wagnon Mill Road, another dog came out onto the road and bit the son. Reports state that the son told officers that the brown and white dog ran at him and when the son stomped his foot and yelled at the dog, the dog lunged at him and bit him on the left side of the torso. The dog's owner reportedly came to the complainant's house and offered concern for the son and told the complainant that the dog was up to date on all shots.
• On Sept. 5 a harassing phone call complaint was filed at a Centennial Road, Rutledge, location after a woman reported that her roommates former roommate had called and threatened to cut both her throat and her roommate's throat. Reports state that the call was in reference to the roommate having the power and water cut off at his previous residence. The roommate said that he had the utilities shut off because they were in his name. Officers spoke to the suspect who allegedly told them that if the roommate came near him or his family he would take that as a threat and would kill him.
Printed in the September 13 edition.