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Police blotter


• At 11:17 a.m., a caller from a bowling alley on the 400 block of Henderson Street reported a woman fell down in the bowling lane.

• At 12:02 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Catherine Street reported theft of mail.

• At 12:07 p.m., a caller from the 100 Neal Street reported a money transfer never arrived to its destination in Mexico. A Western Union employee told police they are doing an international investigation and the transfer would be reimbursed.

• At 2:41 p.m., a caller from Maltman Street and Joerschke Street reported a suspicious-looking person was walking in front of a business. Police arrested the 22-year-old man for being under the influence of a controlled substance.

• At 4:20 p.m., a caller from the Hennessey playground reported a woman wearing a pink shirt and blue jeans was possibly abusing a child. Police made contact. The woman was counseling the child, and everything was OK.

• At 7:33 p.m., parents brought their young son to the police station to talk with a police officer about stealing.

• At 8:16 p.m., a caller from a restaurant on the 200 block of East Main Street reported two high-school aged boys “dined and dashed.” One had red hair and a white bandana and the other had a hat, beard and a gray sweatshirt. One had numerous holes in his ears. Police made contact with the owner, who requested a log entry only.

• At 10:39 p.m., a caller reported seeing a man on West Main Street ranting and saying he was going to kill someone. The caller said her friend saw the man waving a gun around. Police gave a description of the man to area law enforcement agencies and called the person the man reportedly said he was going to kill. Police made contact with the man at East Main Street. He denied all allegations.

• At 11:03 p.m., a caller from Ophir Street and Colfax Highway reported a possible hit-an-run accident involving a newer Acura, driven by a woman. Area law enforcement were notified to be on the lookout for the woman.


• At 4:26 a.m., a caller from East Main Street and Bennett Street reported a man was sleeping inside the post office blocking access to mail boxes. Police advised the 30-year-old man of the city’s camping ordinance.

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• At 10:48 a.m., a man called from the 13000 block of Piper Hill Drive to report a possible scam. He gave all his tax information to someone and now he is unable to locate the person.

• At 12:50 p.m., a caller from the 11000 block of Buckeye Court reported personal information including a social security number was stolen.

• At 1:13 p.m., a woman called from the 12000 block of Mayflower Drive to report a man was verbally abusive with her. She locked him out of the house and was afraid of what he would do when he returned. She said she would stay with her sister.

• At 1:40 p.m., a caller from the 13000 block of Rough and Ready Highway reported a juvenile was making threats to kill her mother. The girl was at a neighbor’s house and did not want to return home. The mother didn’t want the girl at the residence, and Child Protective Services took the girl into custody.

• At 3:47 p.m., a caller from the 13000 block of Greenhorn Road reported people in a small white pickup truck were going door to door selling steaks and acting strange.

• At 4:56 p.m., a man called from the 19000 block of Cruzon Grade Road to report he was assaulted and his vehicle was vandalized.

• At 5:09 p.m., a caller from the 10000 block of Rough and Ready Highway reported a parent was out of control at a basketball game. The parent left.

• At 6:14 p.m., deputies arrested a juvenile for probation violation on the 19000 block of Oak Tree Road. He was booked into juvenile hall.

• At 8:32 p.m., a woman called to report her boyfriend stole her truck. Deputies took a report.


• At 12:46 p.m., deputies arrested a 45-year-old North San Juan man for assault with a firearm on his person after a caller reported the man shot the firearm into the residence.

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