Sheriff's Report May 26
There were reports of a vehicle fire in the Nevada area, a trash dumping in the Richards area, an assault in the Nevada area, animal abuse in the Virgil City area, a lost tag in the Moundville area, a vehicle accident in the Sheldon area, a domestic disturbance in the Richards area, a medical request in the El Dorado Springs area, a request to speak to a deputy in the Vernon County area, an ambulance requst in the Vernon County area, a structure fire in the Walker area, a careless and imprudent driver in the Sheldon area, a fire in the Dederick area, and suspicious activity in the Milo area.
Douglas E. Forkner, 48, of Nevada, was arrested and processed by the Vernon County Sheriff's Office on charges of driving while intoxicated persistent offender. He was released on his own recognizance.
Jail population: 21