The Sheriff’s Office reported the following:
2:12 a.m., Jamestown — A trash can was set on fire in Rocca Park, causing damage in excess of $1,000 to the garbage can and surrounding fence.
8:07 a.m., Phoenix Lake — The debit card information of a resident on the 15200 block of Camino Del Parque North was fraudulently used to charge $500 from a store.
9:07 a.m., East Sonora — A woman was assaulted at her residence on the 19900 block of Trace Road.
9:46 a.m., East Sonora — A cell phone was stolen from a girl’s bag while she was at a gym on the 13700 block of Mono Way.
12:08 p.m., Jamestown area — The debit card of a woman on the 18200 block of Sleepy Hollow Road was fraudulently used in Arizona to charge $684.
1:09 p.m., Sonora — The bank card of a resident of Hospital Road was stolen.
2:52 p.m., Sonora area — Someone tried to charge $100 at a store in Riverside using the ATM card information of a resident of the 15700 block of Shady Oak Drive.
7:34 p.m., Jamestown — Someone made three charges in Las Vegas totaling about $400 on the debit card of a resident of the 10100 block of Peppermint Circle.
12:32 a.m., Sonora area — About 40 juveniles at Chukar Circle and Sparrow Lane were being extremely loud. Many vehicles were there and more were showing up. Seven juveniles were running up and down the street naked.
1:06 a.m., Sonora area — After everyone involved in an earlier report of juveniles at Chukar Circle and Sparrow Lane ran inside an apartment and were quiet when deputies arrived, more people called to say they were getting loud again, there was a heavy odor of marijuana, and there was fighting going on. Deputies contacted numerous subjects. All the partying adults left, and parents of juveniles were called. Numerous people were lectured about possible consequences.
1:57 a.m., Sonora — A man at Debco Automotive Supply caught a juvenile trying to steal his vehicle.
8:08 a.m., Tuolumne — A woman on the 18400 block of Pine Street said someone entered her unlocked vehicle the previous night and spread out various items from her car on the ground. She said nothing appeared to be missing.
8:55 a.m., Columbia — A woman on the 11600 block of Columbia College Drive said a man in a Chevy Trailblazer followed her vehicle from Parrotts Ferry Road to Columbia College after a traffic accident. He called her derogatory names and demanded an apology. Officers responding were able to locate the vehicle but that man was not inside.
10:20 a.m., Tuolumne — A man said his cell phone was stolen from his vehicle while it was parked on the 18400 block of Pine Street the previous night.
10:27 a.m., Columbia — A man on the 12600 block of Gunsight Road West said tools and gas were stolen from his vehicle on Thursday night.
10:28 a.m., Columbia — Someone said items were stolen from a vehicle parked on the 22200 block of Parrotts Ferry Road and the possible suspects were walking north on the road.
11:57 a.m., Sonora area — A woman on the 19900 block of Rough and Ready Trail said her bank card was fraudulently used to make $2,000 worth of purchases in Arizona.
12:24 p.m., Columbia — A woman on the 23500 block of Italian Bar Road said someone stole her coin collection sometime in the past two weeks.
1:47 p.m., Sonora area — A landscaper on the 11000 block of Fallon Drive said someone stole his red Craftsman lawnmower from the lawn in front of the residence where he was working. He canceled the theft report after finding it a few houses down the street and had no suspect information.
2:22 p.m., Twain Harte — Someone said a vacation residence on the 22400 block of Scenic Drive had its front door kicked in and was possibly burglarized.
3:22 p.m., Twain Harte — Several items from a residence on the 22700 block of Spruce Drive were taken from where they were stored underneath the porch.
4:07 p.m., Sonora area — A woman on the 13000 block of Beckwith Road said someone rummaged through her husband’s car, but nothing was taken.
4:57 p.m., Sonora area — Residents on the 20200 block of Stanislaus Drive requested extra patrol after a string of vandalism incidents in the area. Between 4 and 8 p.m., people were egging houses, knocking over Christmas decorations and putting burning bags of dog feces on doorsteps.
5:22 p.m., East Sonora — Someone stole a pair of children’s jeans from a store on the 13700 block of Mono Way.
3:32 p.m., Twain Harte — A man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication after allegedly harassing people near the baseball backstop in Eproson Park.
4:03 p.m., Jamestown — Four men were allegedly assaulting another man in the roadway near Seventh Street and Maple Alley. One man was arrested for public intoxication.
4:05 p.m., Jamestown — A woman on the 16400 block of Stamp Mill Loop East said an unknown caller was posing as a friend of her daughter’s. Her daughter and other friends had received similar messages. The caller would ask for pictures and information and threaten to post pictures on Facebook under their names. Dispatchers advised that this was a scam intended to have the victims voluntarily give up their personal information.
11:32 p.m., Tuolumne — Sutton Mangan Latter, 23, no listed address, was booked on suspicion of receiving known stolen property and drug possession, after an arrest near Pine and Maple streets.
7:47 a.m., Sonora area — Derek Robert Ackermann, 30, of the 200 block of Blue Field Drive, San Jose, was booked on suspicion of drug possession, after an arrest on the 14200 block of Mono Way.
3:42 p.m., Jamestown — Robert Leroy Kurts, 44, of the 18100 block of Sleepy Hollow Road, was booked on suspicion of taking a vehicle without the owner’s consent, after an arrest on Eighth Street west of Sixth Avenue.
11:09 p.m., Tuolumne — Ayres Daniel Tome, 54, of the 18500 block of Cedar Street, was booked on suspicion of assault, after an arrest at his home.
2:08 a.m., Sonora — Anna Irene Parker, 57, of the 400 block of Stockton Street, was booked on suspicion of assault, after an arrest on the 400 block of Stockton Street.
2:13 a.m., Sonora — Jason Scott Ryan, 49, of the 20900 block of Saratoga Road, was booked on suspicion of assault and violating a restraining order, after an arrest on the 400 block of Stockton Street.
Cited on suspicion of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs:
11:39 a.m., Sonora area — Kevin Marshall Harris, 60, of the 11600 block of Yankee Hill Road, Columbia, was arrested on Highway 49 at O’Hara Drive.
1:15 p.m., Sonora area — Rickey Lee Kitchens, 52, no listed address, was arrested at Sonora Regional Medical Center.
12:43 a.m., Sonora area — Sanchez Gerardo Alvarado, 33, no listed address, was arrested on Tuolumne Road at Mono Way.
1:55 a.m., Sonora — Justin Taylor Wardley, 26, of the 1500 block of Saratoga Drive, Milpitas, was arrested on the 300 block of South Washington Street.
5:51 a.m., Sonora area — Anthony Hector Bazan, 26, of the 500 block of West Donna Drive, Merced, was arrested on Highway 49 north of Black Creed Road.
12:39 p.m., Sonora — James Charles Vallelunga, 55, of the 23300 block of Korey Court, Twain Harte, was arrested near Washington Street and Hospital Road. He sat through three cycles of the green light at the intersection of Mono Way and Greenley Road, according to Sonora Police Department reports.
The Sonora Police Department reported the following:
8:45 a.m., traffic accident — A van was blocking the road at Stockton Road and Fairview Lane after a non-injury two-car accident, and two women and a man had left the area on foot heading toward Fairview Lane. Officers determined the van was stolen on Dec. 8 from the Jamestown area. Authorities were unable to find the suspects and issued a “be on the lookout” order.
2:29 p.m., theft — A woman said a friend stole her ATM card in East Sonora, then decided it had happened at an apartment on Hospital Road in Sonora.
4:15 p.m., fraudulent activities — A credit card belonging to a resident of Alpine Lane was fraudulently used in Las Vegas.
1:54 p.m., fight — There was a verbal altercation between two business owners on the 400 block of South Washington Street. The argument was over private parking and both individuals were advised to handle the matter through the civil system.
3:14 p.m., illegal dumping — An illegal dump site was discovered near the Tuolumne Utilities District office on Southgate Drive.
7:53 p.m., theft — A woman said someone stole her scooter on Snell Street.
8:11 p.m., public intoxication — A woman said two men were being combative and throwing items inside a business on the 100 block of North Washington Street. Both men were booked on suspicion of public intoxication.
The Sheriff’s Department reported the following:
9:28 a.m. Vallecito — A commercial burglary occurred at Tuolumne County Solid Waste on Red Hill Road.
9:40 a.m., Rail Road Flat — A burglary occurred on Cedar Hill Road.
12:23 p.m., Valley Springs — Medication was reported stolen on Laurel Street.
4:06 p.m., West Point — An explosion occurred on Rabbit Root Road near Highway 26.
6:29 p.m., Murphys — Medication was reported stolen on French Gulch Road.
2:40 p.m., West Point — A burglary occurred on Main Street.
2:56 p.m., San Andreas — An arrest was made on Mountain Ranch Road for battery.
1:45 a.m., West Point — A residence was burglarized on Matson Lane.
8:10 a.m., Burson — A residence was burglarized on Wade Lane.
7:06 p.m., Valley Springs — A battery occurred on Gillam Road.
3:45 p.m., San Andreas — Fredrick Arthur Caswell, 47, of the 1900 block of Gold Strike Road, was booked on suspicion of drug possession for sales, drug possession and possessing a dangerous weapon, after an arrest on the 1900 block of Gold Strike Road.
7:04 p.m., Valley Springs — Brandy Rachell Feltspatelzick, 38, of the 12300 block of Stedman Ranch Road, Burson, was booked on suspicion of drug possession, after an arrest on the 100 block of Laurel Street.
Cited on suspicion of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs:
8:20 p.m., West Point — Norman Veryle Young Jr., 47, of West Point, was arrested on the 100 block of Bald Mountain Road.
12:41 a.m., Valley Springs — Sandra Dee Brummell, 53, of the 200 block of Gold Creek Drive, was arrested near the intersection of Gold Creek Drive and Highway 26.
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