The Blotter (02/13/14)


Jan. 1
• A woman was arrested at 7 a.m. following the report of the theft of a charger cord and liquor from a vehicle in the 800 block of Fitch. She told police the items were actually hers and that the owner of the vehicle said she could get them out of the car. She was also unable to provide a proof of purchase for the items.

Jan. 2
• Police received a call at 7:30 a.m. that someone spray painted the back of an unattended vehicle parked in the 1100 block of California. It was unknown who vandalized the vehicle.

• A woman reported that someone had obtained her ID information and opened multiple accounts using her identifiers. She notified several companies informing them she did not authorize any of the accounts.

• A complainant reported at 11:30 a.m. that the suspect was driving in a careless manner and throwing rocks at her residence in the 1200 block of North Main St.

• A man being processed at 1:50 p.m. at the county jail for probation violation was arrested on an additional charge after jail staff found narcotics on his person. In the meantime the suspect’s mother turned over four guitars and stereo equipment that did not belong to him that he was keeping in her home. The items were logged into evidence.

• An officer pulled a driver over at 8:30 p.m. on Sean St. for violating conditions of release. After getting consent to search the vehicle the officer found narcotics and paraphernalia. The man and woman were arrested, but the female refused to provide a urine sample.

• A complainant reported at 5 p.m. that a suspect had previously shoplifted from the store in the 900 block of California and was in the store again. The officer escorted the suspect out and issued a trespass notice.

Jan. 3
• A driver pulling out of a driveway on Duggins at 11:26 a.m. struck another car traveling on the street, which ran into a fence on the north side of the roadway. The victim said the other driver provided information and then left. A passenger in the vehicle was taken to the hospital by ambulance. Charges were filed against the driver who left.

• An officer spotted a person on Texas at 4:30 p.m. known to have outstanding warrants and placed him under arrest. During a search marijuana and a marijuana pipe were found on the suspect, who was then charged and booked into county jail.

• An officer took a report at 3:45 p.m. of someone making verbal threats and attempting to hit the victim in the 400 block of Bullock. The suspect had left the scene before police arrived and was not located.

• A mother reported to CYFD at 2:55 a.m. that her juvenile son was criminally sexually assaulted by the father. The father was located and was advised of the on-going investigation and to not contact child or mother. Investigation is continuing.

• A shoplifter at a store in the 900 block of California at 3:15 p.m. was caught on video dropping the stolen items on the way out the door. An officer identified the suspect.

Jan. 4
• A vehicle was pulled over at 6:30 p.m. at California and Faulkner on a traffic stop. A check with N.C.I.C. showed the driver to have four warrants. He was arrested and booked into county jail, and also cited for drug paraphernalia.

• A complainant in the 900 block of Padilla reported 4 p.m. that someone damaged the rear window and two tires on a vehicle and stole a washer and dryer from the residence. The complainant said a witness gave the name of the suspect but the complainant would not tell police the who it was.

Jan. 5
• An officer responded at 1 p.m. to a report of a break-in of a residence in the 300 block of College. The victim reported that the residence was broken into – by forcing a kitchen door open – and several items stolen.

• A highly intoxicated man was placed under arrest on the Plaza at 1:35 p.m. for his safety and the safety of others. He was booked and incarcerated.

Jan. 6
• While on a welfare check at residence in the 500 block of El Camino Real an officer found a man inside who attempted to run away on foot. He was caught and arrested on a protection order violation. Drug paraphernalia was also found on the person and he was booked into county jail.