The Osage Beach Police reported ten arrests during the period from July 1st through July 7th. Four of those arrests involved controlled substances. Darnesha Jones, Shawn Hamby, Joshua Healey, and Zane Noonan are all accused of possession of marijuana. Healey, from Linn Creek, faces four other charges, as well, including DWI and careless & imprudent driving involving an accident. Joseph Bridgers of Crocker is accused of stealing and second-degree burglary. The department responded to 15 traffic accidents, 17 reports of stealing, and conducted 73 traffic stops.
As expected, it was a busy holiday week in Camden County. The Sheriff’s office responded to 549 calls for service between July 1st and July 7th. That included 427 calls to 9-1-1. There were 27 animal control calls, five calls each for assaults and burglaries, and 10 traffic accidents. Deputies conducted 86 traffic stops during the week.