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Sheriff seeking help solving horse shooting

July 28, 2011 by Randy Keck

From the Parker County Sheriff's Office

Parker County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the suspect(s) involved in a horse shooting incident Sunday, July 17, 2011.

Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler said the incident which left a horse dead was reported by the owner to have occurred sometime between 9 a.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday.

The horse owner told deputies she performed a routine security check Sunday when she discovered her 14-year-old quarter horse “Lacy” lying motionless on the ground about 100 yards from the fence off of Chisholm Hills Road, and had been shot in the neck.

Chisholm Hills Road is off White Settlement northeast of Willow Park.

Help sought in building burglary

July 18, 2011 by Randy Keck

Parker County Sheriff’s investigators are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating unknown suspect(s) in connection with a burglary of a building call Wednesday, July 13, 2011.

Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler said the incident was reported in the 7500 block of West Interstate 20, in Millsap, and occurred sometime between Tuesday evening, July 12, and Wednesday morning, July 13.

The victim told deputies unknown suspects forcefully entered two storage buildings located on the property of Praise Pavilions, an event rental facility business, and stole a self-propelled lawn mower, miscellaneous hand tools and an air conditioning unit. Also missing from the property was several thousand dollars worth of oak lumber.

Help sought to solve local burglary

June 30, 2011 by Anonymous

From the Parker County Sheriff's Office

Parker County Sheriff’s investigators are seeking the public’s help in identifying and locating a suspect in connection with a residential burglary.

Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler said a victim called 9-1-1 after discovering a man inside her home in the 100 block of Meadow Park Drive in Aledo shortly after noon Monday, June 27, 2011.
When the victim discovered the stranger inside the residence, he told her he was searching for his dogs.

The suspect fled the scene on foot and a second victim followed the man in her vehicle. She caught up to the suspect, rolled her window down and he ran from her when she asked for his identification.

Parker County Sheriff June 20, 2011 Press Release

June 23, 2011 by Anonymous

JUNE 20, 2011.

Larry Fowler
Parker County Sheriff

PRESS RELEASE

Man Arrested after Leading Sheriff’s Deputies in Pursuit

A Weatherford man was arrested in Wise County after fleeing from Sheriff’s deputies over the weekend.

Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler said an anonymous citizen informed the sheriff’s office of two suspects in the Springtown area who were attempting to sell a van which was believed to have been reported stolen.

Deputies responded to the area around 1:30 p.m., Saturday, June 18, 2011, and observed a van matching the description with no front license plate, turn east onto Poolville Cut-Off Road and then quickly turn north onto Big Salty Lane.

Animal Control Officers Commended

June 3, 2011 by Anonymous

From the Parker County Sheriff's Office

Parker County Sheriff’s Animal Control Supervisor Karen Kessler and animal control officer Terry Pena are being commended by Sheriff Larry Fowler for assisting in a woman’s need for medical attention.
Kessler will tell you she is not the hero, but a 5-year-old German shepherd named Bear. The dog was found wandering Saturday morning, May 28, 2011, in Millsap while Kessler and Pena were responding to an unrelated call.

Kessler said when she found Bear, she observed his tags identifying him as a medical service animal and immediately knew she had to find his owner.

Parker County Sheriff June 1, 2011 Press Release

June 3, 2011 by Anonymous

JUNE 1, 2011.

Larry Fowler
Parker County Sheriff

PRESS RELEASE

Parker County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a high amount of calls during the Memorial weekend.
Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler said dispatch call takers typically answer an average of 100 calls daily.
“During holidays and weekends, the numbers tend to slightly rise,” Sheriff Fowler said. “Yet this weekend, we experienced a high volume of calls.”

The 2011 Memorial weekend calls for service totaled 389.
During 2010 memorial weekend, the sheriff’s office experienced a total of 309 calls. For the month of May 2011, dispatchers received 2,729 calls for the Sheriff’s Office. In May 2010, the total was 2,197.

Parker County Sheriff's Office May 24, 2011 Crime Report

May 24, 2011 by Anonymous

MAY 24, 2011.
Parker County Sheriff’s Office
Sheriff Larry Fowler

SHERIFF’S CRIME REPORT
The following reports and offenses were taken or observed by the Parker County Sheriff’s Office Friday, May 20, through Monday, May 23, 2011:

Burglary of a habitation
• 300 block of Twilla Trail, the complainant reported unknown suspect(s) entered the residence and stole two air conditioning units, wiring an evaporator coil and a clock.
• 100 block of Oakley Circle, the complainant reported possibly known suspect(s) entered the residence and stole personal property.
• 200 block of Chaparral Lane, the complainant reported unknown suspect(s) entered the residence and stole a laptop computer, and miscellaneous jewelry and damaged a glass door.

Parker County Sheriff's Office May 17, 2011 Crime Report

May 23, 2011 by Anonymous

MAY 17, 2011.
Parker County Sheriff’s Office
Sheriff Larry Fowler

SHERIFF’S CRIME REPORT
The following reports and offenses were taken or observed by the Parker County Sheriff’s Office Friday, May 13, through Monday, May 16, 2011:

Theft of Property
• 100 block of Thomas Len road, the complainant reported unknown suspect(s) entered the property and stole a vehicle.
• 400 block of FM 1189, the complainant reported unknown suspect(s) entered the property and stole a utility trailer and a mower.
• 200 block of Briar Oaks Drive, the complainant reported unknown suspect(s) entered the property and stole two flower urns and a bench.
• 13500 block of FM 730, the complainant reported a known suspect stole an undisclosed amount of currency.

Parker County Sheriff's Office May 20, 2011 Crime Report

May 23, 2011 by Anonymous

MAY 20, 2011.
Parker County Sheriff’s Office
Sheriff Larry Fowler

SHERIFF’S CRIME REPORT
The following reports and offenses were taken or observed by the Parker County Sheriff’s Office Thursday, May 19, 2011:

Burglary of a Vehicle
• 100 block of Bluff Ridge Road, the complainant reported unknown suspect(s) entered the vehicle and stole a set of gold clubs and a set of seats to the vehicle.

Animal bite
• 100 block of Covered Bridge, the complainant reported a family member was bitten by a pet dog.

Theft of Property
• 100 block of Wonder Drive, the complainant reported unknown suspect(s) entered the property and stole an air conditioning unit.
• 800 block of North Front Street, the complainant reported unknown suspect(s) entered the property and stole welding leads.

Parker County Sheriff's Office May 19, 2011 Crime Report

May 23, 2011 by Anonymous

MAY 19, 2011.
Parker County Sheriff’s Office
Sheriff Larry Fowler

SHERIFF’S CRIME REPORT
The following reports and offenses were taken or observed by the Parker County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday, May 17, through Wednesday, May 18, 2011:

Assault/Domestic Violence
• 100 block of Green Acres, the complainant reported she was assaulted by her spouse during a dispute.

Criminal Mischief
• 2200 block of Ballew Springs Road, the complainant reported a known suspect damaged a vehicle during an argument.
• 100 block of Canyon Ridge Trail, the complainant reported unknown suspect(s) entered the property and damaged a mailbox.

Burglary of a Habitation
• 5000 block of Tin Top Road, the complainant reported unknown suspect(s) entered the residence and stole two jewelry boxes.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Southlake Carroll Invitational, Meadowmere Park, 3000 Meadowmere Lane, Grapevine, Texas 76051, 7:00 a.m.

Monday, September 8

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

Tuesday, September 9

  • AHS Varsity vs. Everman at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Burleson Kerr MS, Scrimmage;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Kerr MS at Aledo MS, Scrimmage;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • AHS at Richland;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 10

  • Aledo Middle School 7G, 8G, 7B, 8B at Central Park, Brewer Meet, 4:15 p.m.

Thursday, September 11

  • AHS JV at Everman, 4:00 p.m.

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