Sheriff's reports


7:48 a.m., East Sonora A woman said a rock was thrown through a window at a side window of a podiatrist office on the 13900 block of Mono Way.

7:58 a.m., Sugar Pine A woman said her unlocked car parked on the 24100 block of Highway 108 was ransacked.

9 a.m., Soulsbyville A 37-year-old man was arrested on misdemeanor warrants charging him with drunken driving and four counts of driving on a license suspended for previous drunken driving convictions. He was arrested on Highway 108 at Soulsbyville Road.

9:54 a.m., Jamestown A 44-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of disorderly conduct after the Jamestown Terrace Apartment manager said the man was in the office yelling at the manager.

10:59 a.m., Moccasin A Don Pedro Reservoir park ranger found $48 in cash, a driver's license and a credit card belonging to a woman and turned them over to a sheriff's deputy.

11:51 a.m., Sonora area A caller said a tall and suspicious man was hanging around a heath care center on the 19900 block of Greenley Road. After the man left, the caller notified sheriff's dispatchers.

12:31 p.m., Phoenix Lake area A man on the 22000 block of Elizabeth Lane said gasoline was siphoned out of his car overnight.

12:45 p.m., Twain Harte A man said for the past couple of weeks a large number of teenagers were hanging out around Eproson Park on Meadow Lane causing problems.

2:14 p.m., Twain Harte A Twain Harte Elementary School employee asked for a deputy to talk to a 14-year-old girl who had a suspicious substance in her backpack.

3:15 p.m., Twain Harte area A woman on the 29500 block of Italian Bar Road said squatters have not moved from her property as they were told to do by a deputy.

3:36 p.m., Don Pedro area A Sonora High School bus driver said a man and woman were arguing as they were walking across a dam spillway road.

4:04 p.m., Jamestown A Whistle Stop employee said a homeless man came into the store on the 18300 block of Highway 108 and stole a 40-ounce bottle of beer, then went into a store across the highway. The employee followed the man, and told him to return the beer, but the man ran away.

4:20 p.m., Groveland A man on the 12600 block of Cresthaven Drive said someone threw rocks onto the roof of his garage.

5:33 p.m., Sonora Meadows A woman said four children were sitting on Creekside Drive near Sallander Drive daring cars to run them over. A deputy checked, but the children were gone.

5:50 p.m., Jamestown A woman on the 10200 block of Preston Lane said her 10-year-old son was assaulted by another boy in the apartment complex she lives in.

6:17 p.m., Columbia area A woman on the 21600 block of Squabbletown Road said a man, about 40 years old, was standing in a creek behind her property asking for directions to Sonora via the creek and not the road.

7:26 p.m., Sonora A caller said a man and three or four passengers in a gray pickup truck were denied a purchase of a keg of beer at a store on Stockton Road, then said they were going to another store in East Sonora to try to buy one there.

10:16 p.m., Jamestown A woman on the 13700 block of Park Avenue said three men were outside her house when she let her dogs out. She asked them what they were doing and they left.

Felony bookings


1:22 p.m., Columbia Yvette Ansel Campo, 36, 22400 block of South Airport Road, Columbia, booked on a warrant charging her with possessing a controlled substance for sale after an arrest on Parrotts Ferry Road at Highway 49. No details were available. She was released yesterday on her own recognizance after appearing in court.

11:06 p.m., Groveland Patrick Eugen Prest, 35, 19600 block of Elder Lane, Groveland, booked on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance, forgery, and felony warrants charging him with possessing a controlled substance after an arrest at his home. No details were available. He remained held this morning in lieu of $20,000 bail.


12:14 a.m., Sonora Alan David Seider, 48, undisclosed address on Hub Court, Copperopolis, booked on suspicion of forgery after an arrest at the Tuolumne County Jail where he was held on other charges. He remained held without bail this morning.


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

Carmen Reynolds, 25, 20200 block of Grouse Way, Sonora, booked at 2:45 a.m. Wednesday after arrest on Mono Way at Greenley Road, Sonora.

Joshua Scott, 19, 16600 block of Creekside Drive, Sonora Meadows, booked at 2:50 a.m. Wednesday after arrest on Phoenix Lake Road at Fallview Drive, Sonora Meadows.

Robert Wilson Daniel, 59, 17000 block of Twin Oak Drive, Jamestown, booked at 4:38 p.m. Wednesday after arrest on the 1100 block of Mono Way, Sonora.

Sonora police reports


9:04 a.m., threats An apartment manager said a tenant was making threats towards her at the building on the 200 block of Greenley Road.

10:18 a.m., fraudulent activity A counterfeit $100 bill was taken at Grocery Outlet on South Washington Street.

1:21 p.m., traffic accident No one was injured in a traffic accident on South Stewart Street at Theall Street.

2:13 p.m., animal complaints A caller said a dog was locked in a car parked on South Stewart Street at Mehun Street.

3:14 p.m., hazardous situation A caller said the driver parked a pickup truck on boulders near Heaven for Kids Children's Park.

4:01 p.m., suspicious circumstances A caller said there was a white Dodge pickup truck parked at a store on the 1000 block of Mono Way with an open can of beer in a brown paper bag next to it. The truck was gone when the officer arrived.

5:04 p.m., found property A caller turned over a pan of frozen rolls that had slid off the top of a car on South Stewart Street at Theall Street.

5:14 p.m., found property A caller found a set of keys on a post in a parking lot on South Stewart Street at Theall Street.

5:38 p.m., vandalism A caller said a woman was throwing paint out of a car window on the 1000 block of Mono Way.

10:31 p.m., traffic violation A 19-year-old man was cited for several moving violations and his vehicle was towed away after a traffic stop on North Washington Street at Columbia Way.

Fire calls


4:15 p.m., East Sonora A vehicle fire was reported in a parking lot on the 14700 block of Mono Way. Damage was estimated at $2,500 to the engine compartment and stereo of a Chevrolet S10 Blazer. David York of Jamestown owns the truck. California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection and Tuolumne County Fire Department responded.

Animal Control

Since last Friday:

Dogs impounded.................................. 27

Cats impounded................................... 52

Dogs adopted...................................... 3

Cats adopted........................................ 0

Guinea pigs adopted............................. 1

Rats adopted....................................... 1

Dogs destroyed.................................... 5

Cats destroyed......................................31

Dogs reclaimed.................................... 8

Cats reclaimed..................................... 0

Humane Society

Dogs transferred from Animal Control to Humane Society ...5

Cats transferred.....................................10

Dogs adopted........1

Cats adopted........ 2


Sheriff's reports


8:09 a.m., Vallecito A cow was running east on Highway 4. Deputies and a rancher returned the cow safely to his home.

8:56 a.m., San Andreas Solar landscaping lights were stolen from the 100 block of Main Street.

1:27 p.m., Copperopolis A caller on the 2400 block of Mohawk Court said a threatening letter was received from a neighbor who was acting strangely.

2:26 p.m., Copperopolis A caller on the 900 block of Morado Circle said a neighbor was complaining another about a dog.

2:38 p.m., San Andreas Two boys were exposed themselves school buses between Anderson and Gabor streets.

4:20 p.m., Valley Springs A caller on the 4900 block of Driver Road said they bought a plane kit on eBay for $8,300 and never received it.

6 p.m., Murphys A caller on the 300 block of Strawberry Hill said a woman continued to call her and accuse her of taking her belongings, including the woman's car.

6:49 p.m., Wilseyville A caller on the 4400 block of Lynn Boulevard said their neighbor pulled up property line markers.

7:36 p.m., Mokelumne Hill A caller at the Mokelumne Hill Firehouse said someone was yelling obscenities.


3:18 a.m., San Andreas Someone stole an 18-pack of Budweiser from a business on the 400 block of West St. Charles Street.

Felony bookings


3 a.m., Angels Camp Steven James Koehn, 29, 22000 block of Meadow Brook Drive, Pine Brook, booked on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance, giving false identification to an officer and driving without a license. Koehn was released yesterday from Calaveras County Jail after posting $27,500 bail.


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

John Anthony Armijo, 39, 300 block of South Main Street, Angels Camp, booked at 8:10 p.m. Wednesday after being arrested at his home.

Jonathan Richard Jeffers, 22, 8900 block of Bell Court, Valley Springs, booked at 11:35 p.m. Wednesday after his arrest on Highway 26, west of Vista Del Lago Drive.