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Police/Fire Reports

Adair County Sheriff

Christopher Sanger, 59, of Ankeny was charged with driving while barred and possession of drug paraphernalia 1:13 a.m. Oct. 2 in Adair County.

According to an Adair County Sheriff report, deputies initiated a traffic stop in Greenfield on a vehicle operated by Sanger for an out driver’s-side taillight. Deputies ran Sanger’s license and found it to be under a temporary restriction.

While deputies were speaking with Sanger, a plastic device used to ingest marijuana was seen in plain view on the passenger seat. A search of the vehicle was then conducted, and additional drug paraphernalia was located. A digital scale with a crystal residue on it was also located along with several used and new glass pipes used to ingest methamphetamine.

Sanger was cited and released.

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Brian Harold Eilts, 35, of Massena was charged with driving while barred, possession of drug paraphernalia, and two counts of third or subsequent possession of a controlled substance 4:23 p.m. Oct. 3 in Adair County.

According to an Adair County Sheriff report, Eilts was stopped for a traffic violation and found to be a barred driver. While deputies were speaking with Eilts, he said he had drug paraphernalia within the vehicle. A search of the vehicle was conducted that yielded methamphetamine pipes. Eilts said they were his. A field test of the residue within the pipes confirmed it to be methamphetamine.

Additionally, a marijuana pipe with marijuana in the bowl was located within the purse of a passenger in Eilts’ vehicle. Eilts was adamant about the fact that the pipe and marijuana belonged to him, and the passenger was unaware of their existence.

Eilts was being held on $10,000 bond.

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Elizabeth Rene Clayton, 32, of Lenox was charged with driving under suspension 12:46 a.m. Wednesday in Adair County.

Clayton was cited and released.

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John Lyle Vanscoy, 31, of Bridgewater, was charged for eluding deputies and speeding 25 mph over the legal limit, driving while barred and on an additional arrest warrant 1:32 p.m. Thursday in Adair County.

According to an Adair County Sheriff report, deputies attempted to stop Vanscoy for a traffic violation when he attempted to elude deputies’ vehicles and only stopped when his vehicle ran into an electric pole.

Vanscoy was being held on $4,000 bond.

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Curtis Paul Hoch, 45, of Adair was charged with driving with a revoked license 11:04 p.m. Saturday in Adair County.

Hoch was being held on $1,000 bond.


Assist, 4:04 a.m., Oct. 1.

Animal call, 7:42 a.m., Oct. 1.

Medical call, 7:51 a.m., Oct. 1.

Traffic complaint, 11:43 a.m., Oct. 1.

Traffic complaint, 4:07 p.m., Oct. 1.

Scam, 1:26 p.m., Oct. 2.

Accident, 1:46 p.m., Oct. 2.

Medical, 4:39 p.m., Oct. 2.

Medical, 6:03 p.m., Oct. 2.

Traffic complaint, 6:07 p.m., Oct. 2.

Animal call, 6:55 p.m., Oct. 2.

Accident, 8:52 p.m., Oct. 2.

Assist, 11:30 p.m., Oct. 2.

Medical, 3:59 a.m., Oct. 3.

Suspicious activity, 6:15 a.m., Oct. 3.

Assist, 1:03 p.m., Oct. 3.

Welfare check, 4:20 p.m., Oct. 3.

Traffic complaint, 7:18 p.m., Oct. 3.

Civil paper, 7:41 p.m., Oct. 3.

Civil paper, 8:06 p.m., Oct. 3.

Animal call, 6:31 a.m., Wednesday.

Traffic complaint, 3:34 p.m., Wednesday.

Accident, 5:49 p.m., Wednesday.

Suspicious activity, 7:05 p.m., Wednesday.

Accident, 7:02 a.m., Thursday.

Assist, 8:46 a.m., Thursday.

Medical, 9:31 a.m., Thursday.

Medical, 11:22 a.m., Thursday.

Pursuit, 12:27 p.m., Thursday.

Traffic complaint, 4:59 p.m., Thursday.

Traffic complaint, 5:45 p.m., Thursday.

Civil paper, 8:50 p.m., Thursday.

Civil paper, 9:44 p.m., Thursday.

Assist, 7:28 a.m., Friday.

Gas leak, 9:24 a.m., Friday.

Traffic complaint, 4:33 p.m., Friday.

Medical, 8:25 p.m., Friday.

Medical, 10:20 p.m., Friday.

Traffic complaint, 10:23 p.m., Friday.

Traffic complaint, 12:04 p.m., Saturday.

Traffic complaint, 1:07 p.m., Saturday.

Harassment, 9:34 p.m., Saturday.

Assist, 11:37 p.m., Saturday.

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