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AM Scanner Traffic — 10.6.15

  • 12:04 p.m. Seizure -- Male has had 2nd seizure of day @ 400 block of Ridgewood Drive/Ponderosa, Post Falls.
  • 11:30 a.m. Suspicious Male -- Officer w/prisoner in car can't stop for male in camo hoodie who is looking over Govt Way/I-90 overpass at vehicles below. He fears it's the same person who threatened suicide last week.
  • 11:15 p.m. Grass Fire -- Firefighters say they need to dig out smouldering stumps (10:49 item).
  • 11:10 a.m. Grass Fire -- Firefighter on scene reports: "We have one small spot here" (10:49 item).
  • 10:53 a.m. Suicide Attempt -- Female admits to male calling 911 that she only took one pill -- and to hang up.
  • 10:49 a.m. Grass Fire -- Caller reports flare-up of fire that claimed life of homeless veteran Robert Parkinson, 56, Thursday AM, b/n Potlatch Hill & Fernan Hill, off I-90. Smoke causing driving problems near Sherman Ave exit.
  • 10:48 a.m. Eviction Follow -- CPD officer en route to 2600 block of Howard St/CdA.
  • 10:35 a.m. Injury Fall -- 500 block of Stonehenge Ave/CdA.
  • 10:18 a.m. Reckless Driving -- Off-duty officer reports driver of white Suzuki w/WA plates texting, making illegal lane changes @ n/b H95, north of H53/Garwood.
  • 10:12 a.m. Domestic Dispute -- Male trying to stop female from cutting herself @ 3800 block of Honeysuckle/CdA.
  • 10:13 a.m. Blocking Crash -- Extrication needed for motorist (9:54 item).
  • 9:54 a.m. Blocking Crash -- White sedan & red Ford pickup @ Appleway/Julia St, CdA.
  • 9:29 a.m. Found Child -- 20MO child in diaper, w/o adult around, @ Mullan Ave/Jordan Drive, Post Falls.
  • 9:06 a.m. Breathing Problem -- 1300 block of H41/Post Falls.
  • 8:08 a.m. Breathing Problem -- 700 block of Compton St/Post Falls.
  • 8:10 a.m. Seizure -- Female student @ Venture High School, 1619 N9th St/CdA.


D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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