News of record for February 24, 2003



Sheriff's reports


7:36 a.m., Soulsbyville A man said his vehicle parked on Highway 108 and Soulsbyville Road was vandalized overnight.

8:42 a.m., Sonora A sheriff's department investigator said an inmate at the county jail had narcotics in his possession.

10:40 a.m., Groveland A man said screens were taken off the Seventh-day Adventist Church building on the 19500 block of Elder Lane.

10:46 p.m., North Sonora A man on the 9000 block of Highway 49 said a motorcycle and a mini-bike were stolen from a garage.

11:16 a.m., Sugar Pine A woman said five bags of trash were dumped at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church on the 24100 block of Pine Lake Drive.

11:19 a.m., Mi-Wuk Village A man on the 24200 block of Nuka Court said his house was "egged" overnight. He said this is an ongoing problem.

12:58 p.m., Twain Harte A Twain Harte Elementary School employee said he saw people in a dark green SUV dump trash into the school Dumpster.

1:01 p.m., Chinese Camp A man said he saw a white pickup with two men and two dogs inside heading down Shawmut Road with a full load of garbage in the back of the truck. The caller was concerned the garbage would be dumped.

1:30 p.m., Tuolumne A man on the 18400 block of Bay Street said he heard a man and a woman screaming at a nearby house.

5:06 p.m., Jamestown A man on the 10000 block of Buckeye Court said checks were stolen from his house.

5:19 p.m., Columbia A man on the 23500 block of Pinelog Road said there was a suspicious-looking car without license plates parked near his house.

6:16 p.m., Jamestown A sheriff's department boat patrol sergeant towed a disabled boat in from New Melones Reservoir after the boat owner's son said his dad had lost all power on the boat and was stuck in the middle of the lake.

6:40 p.m., Tuolumne A woman on the 19700 block of Mi-Wuk Street said a 20-pound bag of dog food was stolen from her vehicle.

10:13 p.m., Gibbs Ranch A caller on the 11000 block of Redbud Drive said underage drinkers were in the roadway throwing bottles and rocks in the street.

10:59 p.m., Big Oak Flat A woman on the 11900 block of Black Road said two men were fighting outside the house.


9:08 a.m., Standard area A man on the 18700 block of Standard Road said his 12-year old son was in a fight at school Thursday with another boy who attacked his son with scissors. Both boys were suspended.

11:22 a.m., East Sonora A caller at an undisclosed address on Mono Way said a man was going through Dumpsters in The Junction shopping center.

12 p.m., Sonora A woman on the 13100 block of Sanguinetti Road said she found someone's belongings, including drug paraphernalia, near her front door.

12:16 p.m., Jamestown A caller on Rolling Hills Boulevard said a man came to her residence and claimed to be selling magazines and became upset when she wouldn't buy anything.

3:50 p.m., Twain Harte A caller on the 22900 block of Meadow Drive said a man sits in his vehicle all day and seems to be watching the females in the office next door. The caller said this has been going on for the last year.

6:24 p.m., Jamestown A man at an undisclosed address on Main Street said he was just assaulted by another man who pushed him down and threatened to kill him if he went near the other man's family.

10:39 p.m., Twain Harte A caller on the 18800 block of Middle Camp Road said a man was parked in a vehicle across the street and appeared to have been drinking.


8:37 a.m., Twain Harte A man on the 19200 block of Superior Drive said his house was egged Friday night.

9:48 a.m., Jamestown A caller on the 18200 block of Highway 108 said a barefoot, elderly man with a suitcase was standing near the mailboxes. The caller was concerned for the man's welfare.

10 a.m., Tuolumne area A caller on the 20400 block of Skyline Road said someone broke into her garage in the last few days and took numerous items, including tools.

11 a.m., Big Oak Flat A woman on the 17300 block of Anderson Drive said her 18-month old, tan bloodhound, Duke, was missing. The dog's value was estimated at $4,000. The caller said she kept the dog unchained in her unsecured yard.

1:09 p.m., Cold Springs A caller on the 29600 block of West Mono Road said she found a suspicious rock in her backyard.

6:08 p.m., Twain Harte A man on the 22800 block of Coffil Road said someone vandalized his gate in the past few weeks. The man said someone vandalizes his gate almost every Saturday night.

6:28 p.m., Sonora A man in The Junction shopping center said someone had been panhandling.


7:17 a.m., Tuolumne A caller at an undisclosed address said he heard someone pull into a neighbor's property about 4 a.m.

3:11 p.m., Moccasin A caller at an undisclosed address on Grizzly Road said he found a piece of ground that had been dug up and then had the dirt replaced.

4:27 p.m., Soulsbyville A woman on the 20300 block of Sunshine Road said more than $100 was taken from inside her home.

Felony bookings


3:30 p.m., Jamestown Charles Michael Heinemann, 55, 18700 block of Rawhide Road, Jamestown, booked on suspicion of being a habitual traffic offender for drunken driving, misdemeanor drunken driving and driving on a suspended license after an arrest on Highway 108 at Rawhide Road, Jamestown. He was released yesterday after posting $10,000 bail.


2:30 p.m., Groveland area A 27-year-old Oakdale man booked on suspicion of felony spousal battery and being a felon in possession of a firearm after arrest on Forest Service Road 1S81 near South Fork Tuolumne Road. He remained in custody this morning in lieu of $35,000 bail.

11:47 p.m., Sonora Frederick Floyd White, 36, 17900 block of Seco Street, Jamestown, booked on suspicion of burglary and fraud after arrest at Sonora Community Hospital.

According to a Sonora Police report, White set off a burglar alarm at a closed prescription center in the hospital. White was booked on suspicion of trying to get a prescription filled under a false name.

He remained in custody this morning in lieu of $15,000 bail.


Cited on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol:

Richard James Bradley, 22, 500 block of Orchard Avenue, Sonora, booked at 2:33 a.m. Saturday after arrest on South Washington Street, Sonora.

Kyle Patrick Cox, 21, 300 block of Tippton House Road, Arnold, booked at 9:40 p.m. Saturday after arrest on Springfield Road at Horseshoe Bend, Columbia area.

Evan Joseph Roman, 24, 4500 block of Wind Cloud Avenue, Sacramento, booked at 11:47 p.m. Saturday after arrest on Bonanza and Calaveras, Sonora.

Alice Gomez, 33, 500 block of Avon, Modesto, booked at 1:24 a.m. yesterday after arrest on the 11300 block of Mono Way, Sonora.

Gary Lloyd Robles, 64, 14600 block of Tuolumne Road, Sonora, booked at 1:30 a.m. yesterday after arrest on Tuolumne Road at Standard Road.

Rollin Ethan Olberg, 23, 7700 block of French Flat Road, Jamestown, booked at 1:01 a.m. today after arrest on Stockton and Bradford streets, Sonora.

Joseph Louis Bolich, 43, 22000 block of Bellview Road, Sonora, booked at 3:24 a.m. Sunday after arrest on Phoenix Lake Road at Acorn.

Sonora police reports


4:54 p.m., vehicle theft A man said his 1987 silver Subaru was stolen from an undisclosed address on North Norlin Street.

5:49 p.m., suspicious circumstances A caller at an undisclosed address on Fairview Lane said a young man was riding a motorized scooter through the hospital grounds without a helmet and causing a disturbance.

8:33 p.m., traffic accidents A non-injury accident was reported on the 1100 block of Sanguinetti Road.

9:02 p.m., theft A caller at Sonora Express Mart on the 10 block of Pesce Way reported a shoplifter.

9:53 p.m., public peace, fight, disorderly conduct A large group of juveniles was reported arguing at an undisclosed address on Sanguinetti Road.


2:33 a.m., vandalism, property damage An officer noted a damaged pole in front of a bar on the 100 block of South Washington.

4:54 a.m., suspicious circumstances A man at Wal-Mart, on the 100 block of Sanguinetti Road, said a former employee was hanging around employee vehicles.

11:59 a.m., hazardous situation A caller on the 10 block of South Forest Road said three people were skating off the hospital roof.

2:48 p.m., fraudulent activities A caller at an undisclosed address on Stockton Road said he received a check for $400, written on a closed account.

3:44 p.m., traffic accidents A man at an undisclosed address on Stockton Road reported a non-injury accident.

4:54 p.m., parking A woman on the 100 block of Hillcrest Street said her neighbor parked so her car was blocked in.

6:43 p.m., lost, found property A woman brought an ATM card into the police department, saying she found it in the ATM machine at Wells Fargo Bank.

8:14 p.m., suspicious circumstances A caller on the 600 block of Twilight Court said a 19- or 20-year-old man was selling magazines and soliciting an extra $10 for travel purposes.

10:25 p.m., public peace, fight, disorderly conduct A caller at Sonora Family Bowl on the 10 block of South Stewart Street said people were upset and trying to buy beer without identification. The people went outside and were yelling.


12:06 a.m., public peace, fight, disorderly conduct A caller at Sonora Family Bowl on the 10 block of South Stewart Street reported a verbal dispute inside the business and was concerned that young people were present.

11:31 a.m., theft A person on the 90 block of South Washington Street reported theft of personal belongings from a vehicle.

12:48 p.m., hazardous situation Two vehicles were reported stalled in the westbound lane of Mono Way at Barretta Street.

6:31 p.m., traffic violations, DUI, reckless A caller at an undisclosed address on Stockton Road said two big rigs were parked outside a restaurant and the drivers were inside drinking alcohol. The caller was concerned the drivers would drive under the influence.

10:26 p.m., unclassified A caller at an undisclosed address on Stockton Road said the engines from trucks parked nearby were shaking her house.

11:24 p.m., theft A purse was reported stolen from a bar on the 100 block of South Washington Street.


Injury ............................ 1

Non-injury ................... 6


Sheriff's reports


10:17 a.m., Arnold A doorbell at a house on the 40 block of Splash Dam Way was vandalized.

2:56 p.m., Murphys A caller said a vehicle parked on the 900 block of Chardonnay Court was broken into and items were stolen from it.

3:22 p.m., San Andreas A vehicle parked at Calaveras High School's lower parking lot was reported vandalized.

5:10 p.m., San Andreas A caller said a dog was being harassed on the 400 block of Fahily Circle.

7:47 p.m., San Andreas A Mark Twain St. Joseph's Hospital employee asked for a deputy to help with a combative patient in the intensive care unit.

11 p.m., Wallace A caller said he heard yelling coming from a house on the 30 block of Cormorant, and there were clothes in the front yard.


10:15 a.m., Camanche A caller at an undisclosed address reported a burglary to a trailer.

10:40 a.m., Camp Connell A caller on the 4200 block of Highway 4 said someone attempted to break into a residence.

10:14 p.m., Valley Springs A caller at Valley Springs Elementary School said an intoxicated person was at the school.

11:26 p.m., Wallace A caller on the 7100 block of Ospital Road said she heard cars pull up to a vacant house, and they were going to go through the garage door or climb on the roof.

Felony bookings


7:37 p.m., Angels Camp A 43-year-old Angels Camp man booked on suspicion of felony spousal battery after arrest at his home. He remained in custody this morning in lieu of $50,000 bail.

9:54 p.m., Douglas Flat Jeffery Wayne Poag, 34, 1600 block of Second Street, White Pines, booked on a warrant charging him with escaping from Calaveras County Jail while serving time on a misdemeanor conviction. He was arrested on Main Street, Douglas Flat, and remained in custody this morning in lieu of $15,000 bail.

10:30 p.m., Copperopolis Ceri Anne McLaughlin, 49, 200 block of Copper Crest, Copperopolis, booked on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after arrest at her home.

According to a Calaveras County sheriff's report, a man said he was assaulted by McLaughlin with a kitchen knife. The man said he did not know why McLaughlin was angry at him. The man suffered a cut to his stomach but did not seek medical attention.

McLaughlin remained in custody this morning in lieu of $60,000 bail.


12:30 a.m., San Andreas Patricia Louise Patrick, 37, 3900 block of Highway 4, Avery, booked on a warrant charging her with embezzlement after arrest on Sunset and Russells roads. She remained in custody this morning in lieu of $15,000 bail.


Cited on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol:

Henry Arthur Quinones, 42, 300 block of Russell Drive, Arnold, booked at 2:25 p.m. Friday after arrest on Highway 49 at Carol Kennedy Drive, San Andreas area.

Stephen M. Sanzeri, 43, 400 block of Apple Blossom Drive, Murphys, booked at midnight Saturday after arrest on the 70 block of Big Trees Road, Murphys.

Mark Edward Farley, 36, 100 block of Gold Strike Road, San Andreas, booked at 3:45 p.m. yesterday after arrest on Highway 49 north of Highway 12, San Andreas.

Charles Edward Jacoby, 43, 2500 block of Moran Road, Arnold, booked at 10:30 p.m. yesterday after arrest on the 4500 block of Moran Road, Avery.

Rose Frates, 18, 11900 block of Fifth Green Drive, Arnold, booked at 10:40 p.m. yesterday after arrest on Finnegan at Sycamore, Arnold.

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