Police Blotter: Oct. 6, 2010 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter: Oct. 6, 2010

Monday – 68 calls for service

8:26 a.m. – A caller from St. Patrick’s Church reported the metal crosses on the fence had been pried off.

9:06 a.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Washington Street reported a man who had been evicted was now sleeping on a couch on the porch.

9:11 a.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Cornwall Avenue reported a brick had been thrown through the window of a vehicle.

10:42 a.m. – A caller from the 800 block of East Main Street reported a swastika had been painted on a window. Chapstick on a window was removed.

12:13 p.m. – A juvenile at Silver Springs High School was cited and released on suspicion of battery.

1:40 p.m. – A caller reported a dog bite in September.

4:49 p.m. – A caller from Sutton Way reported two juveniles in a vehicle, hitting each other.

5:16 p.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported the theft of a license plate.

7:06 p.m. – A caller from Wood Street reported a woman talking very oddly about being kicked out of someplace who might have entered a garage. She was arrested on suspicion of burglary.

10:28 p.m. – A caller from Henderson Street reported two juveniles in black throwing things. Four people were contacted and two juveniles were cited on suspicion of breaking curfew.

10:43 p.m. – A caller from Tenloy Street reported a vehicle had been vandalized.


1:25 a.m. – A man from the 300 block of North Church Street reported someone threw rocks at his vehicle.

Monday – 100 calls for service

8:14 a.m. – Workers at a preschool on the 10000 block of Gilmore Way reported smelling marijuana in the area.

11:59 a.m. – A caller from Lowell Hill Road called fearing for his neighbor’s safety. He said the neighbor threatened a group of motorcyclers last weekend with a shovel and is afraid the motorcycle group will be back this weekend.

12:32 p.m. – A caller reported a man was passed out near the roadway near the intersection of Highway 20 and Houghton Ranch Road.

2:12 p.m. – A caller from Highway 174 reported his brother may need a check in because the brother claimed to be brainwashed when they last spoke.

5:15 p.m. – A caller from the intersection of Trish Court and Northview Drive reported a deer with two broken legs was laying by the roadway.

5:24 p.m. – A caller from the 1000 block of Oak Drive reported hearing a woman’s scream and breaking glass in the area.

6:27 p.m. – A caller from the 15000 block of Amberley Lane reported men were illegally hunting deer on his property.

6:35 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Alta Sierra Drive reported a man was defecating in the parking lot of a medical building in the area.

6:35 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Tree Top Circle reported an elderly neighbor with demetia was trying to start a burn pile in his backyard.

10:14 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Village Drive reported a man was screaming about his ‘crazy’ energy in the middle of a field.

Monday – 22 calls for service

11:40 a.m. – Residents from the 500 block of Lost Hill Court came to the Sheriff’s Office to report their home had been TP’d.

4:49 p.m. – A caller from Commercial Street reported several men were drinking out of open alcohol containers in a parking lot and causing a disturbance.

5:52 p.m. – A man called from the 300 block of Sacramento Street to report a man was sleeping outside of his business after being asked repeatedly to leave.


1:10 a.m. – A caller from Highway 20 reported someone threw a milk carton at their windshield from the Sacramento Street overpass.

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