Knox County Sheriff’s Report – Feb 11, 2021
(Information courtesy of The Knox County Sheriff’s Office)
A deputy was dispatched to a residence in Centerburg regarding a suspicious person. A complainant said that she talked to a man via RING camera. The resident asked why he was there and he said to pick up stuff he bought online. After that, she said that the man quickly left in a small black car. A report was taken and the video was collected.
Deputies were dispatched to a Mount Vernon residence for fraud. A complainant said that she was contacted by her employer advising of a data breach and that an unemployment claim was made in her name. Information to protect ID and credit was given and a report was written.
A complainant advised that someone used his identity to acquire unemployment benefits.
A complainant advised that someone used her identity to acquire unemployment benefits.
A complainant advised that they needed assistance with a combative patient. Deputies arrived and assisted with getting the patient restrained and to the hospital.