Tag Archives: Shelton Police Department

Four Commended for Saving Officer

[VIDEO] Shelton Police Chief Darin Moody presented four residents with commendation awards for their efforts that saved the life of an officer recently. The awards were presented during Tuesday night’s Shelton City Council meeting.

As the Chief described, the four found Officer Paul Campbell slumped over the steering wheel of his patrol car near Oakland Bay Junior High School after suffering a medical emergency. The group noticed he was struggling to breathe, pulled him out of the patrol car, placed him in a position that opened his airway and provided first aid. Campbell was then taken to Mason General Hospital and later released. He has since returned to duty.

California Man Arrested for Attempted Kidnapping

A 32-year-old Ventura, California man was arrested in Shelton Friday morning in relation to an attempted kidnapping that took place at a business located in the 100 Block of East Wallace Kneeland-Boulevard.

The incident happened at approximately 7:45 AM. Shelton Police were dispatched to the business in response to reports of a man exposing himself to a child under the age of 10. Police arrived within minutes and detained the suspect.

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Domestic Violence Suspect Surrenders to Police

The 21-year-old man Shelton Police were seeking for a domestic violence assault with a firearm has turned himself in to authorities. According to the City of Shelton’s Twitter page, Donovan N. Henry surrendered to police early Thursday morning with assistance from his attorney. Henry was taken into custody without incident and booked into Mason County Jail.

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1 Injured, 1 Arrested after Shooting at Shelton Bar

A 21-year-old Shelton man has been arrested for Assault with a Firearm after a shooting at a bar located in the 300 Block of South 1st Street in downtown Shelton.

Patrol units were dispatched to the bar at around 1:20 AM after several 911 calls were received stating that a patron was firing a gun. Prior to arrival, the suspect fled in a green Mazda sedan. Shelton Officers located the suspect a mile from the scene and attempted a high risk stop. The suspect was uncooperative with Police, but no shots were fired, and no one was injured during the arrest. The firearm believed to have been used in the crime was located at the scene.

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Police Looking for Armed Domestic Violence Suspect

The Shelton Police Department is searching for a suspect in a domestic violence incident involving a firearm. Around 2:50 AM Wednesday, June 6th, officers were dispatched to the 800 block of West Cota Street regarding a disturbance involving a firearm. According to a news release, a female was assaulted by her boyfriend and threatened with a firearm. The victim suffered injuries during the altercation.

Before police arrived on scene, the suspect fled in a white Acura sedan. The vehicle was later found abandoned in the 1100 Block of Turner Avenue. Officers searched the area but the suspect was not located.

Due to public safety concerns, authorities are releasing the identity of the suspect: Donovan N. Henry, a 21-year-old resident of Shelton.

He is described as Native American, 5-foot-7, 165 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Donovan should be considered armed and dangerous. If you see him or have information regarding his whereabouts, you are asked NOT to approach but call 9-1-1 immediately.

Nurse Finds Police Officer Slumped Over in Patrol Car

About noon Tuesday, a registered nurse found a Shelton Police officer slumped over the steering wheel of his patrol car near Oakland Bay Junior High School

The officer had suffered a medical emergency and the woman noticed he was struggling to breathe. She pulled him out of the patrol car and provided first aid.

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Police Arrest Woman after Assault

Shelton police arrested a 62-year-old woman Tuesday after she allegedly assaulted another woman with a hammer.

According to a news release, officers responded to the 1100 block of North 12th Street at 1:30 PM Tuesday after dispatchers received a report that an assault had just occurred. Upon arrival, officers located the female victim. A neighbor had hit the victim in the neck with a hammer. The victim was transported to Mason General Hospital, treated for minor injuries and released.

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Shelton Police Arrest Vandal

Shelton Police arrested a 29-year-old Shelton woman for vandalizing cars along Turner Avenue early Wednesday morning. According to a news release, officers were dispatched to the 1200 block of Turner at 2:10 AM regarding a female breaking car windows with rocks and opening residents mail boxes. One of the victims of vandalism provided dispatchers a description of the suspect and the first officer on-scene quickly located the suspect and took her into custody, without incident.

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Man Arrested after Stabbing in Hotel Parking Lot

A 37-year-old Shelton man was booked into Mason County Jail for assaulting another man with a deadly weapon in a hotel parking lot Monday night. According to the Shelton Police Department, officers responded to the 100 block of East Alder Street just before midnight after MACECOM received a 9-1-1 call reporting a man had been stabbed. 

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