Sheriff's reports


2:06 a.m., Sonora area A 22-year-old man was booked on suspicion of public intoxication after being arrested on Snell Street near Spring Hill Road.

8:03 a.m., Tuolumne A man said that Tuolumne Memorial Hall and the snack shack at Jerry Whitehead Sr. Field were broken into overnight and that many items were stolen.

9:09 p.m., Tuolumne A man said about 800 feet of fence on his property on Buchanan Mine Road were damaged by cattle off-loaded from a truck. He said a cattle company from Oakdale did the same thing last year.

9:28 a.m., Columbia area The manager of Columbia Village Townhomes on Columbia Village Drive said a white pickup truck was parked in the fire lane for over an hour.

9:49 a.m., Twain Harte A woman said the front door at Donna's Styling Salon on the 22900 of Joaquin Gully Road was vandalized.

9:51 a.m., Mono Village A man said a trailer on the 14600 block of Mono Way was vandalized.

10:49 a.m., Columbia A Columbia State Park ranger captured two dogs running loose in the park and asked for an Animal Control officer to pick them up.

11:02 a.m., Jamestown A man said his apartment on the 10300 block of Preston Lane was broken into over the weekend.

11:43 a.m., Twain Harte A sheriff's corporal talked to a teenager about wearing a helmet while skateboarding at Eproson Park.

1:04 p.m., Twain Harte A woman on the 18000 block of Manzanita Drive said her car was broken into and the registration and owner certificates were stolen, along with other items.

3:39 p.m., Mi-Wuk Village A woman said a dog with injured legs wandered into her yard on the 20700 block of Lama Road. An Animal Control officer was paged to pickup the dog.

6:23 p.m., Tuolumne A Me-Wuk tribal security officer said three men and a woman were fighting in front of a building on Pine Street.

7:17 p.m., Apple Valley A caller said a 16-year-old girl jumped out of a maroon car while it was still moving. Three boys and the one girl were in the car driving on Christopher Circle.

8:45 p.m., Jamestown A Chip's Chevron clerk said a man came into the Highway 108 store to buy a magazine. When he didn't have money to pay for it, he begged for it. Then he just ran out the store with it.

9:06 p.m., Peter Pam A woman on the 28000 block of Snow White Ridge Drive said a woman staying next door came home and thought someone was in her house.

9:46 p.m., Sonora A Tuolumne General Hospital employee said a woman, possibly drunk, left the hospital parking lot driving a white Ford pickup truck toward Highway 108.

Felony bookings


12:30 p.m., Twain Harte Timothy Matthew Huckaby, 26, 20600 block of Long Barn Road, Long Barn, booked on suspicion of felony vandalism and burglary after an arrest at the Eldorado Motel on the 22600 block of Twain Harte Drive.

According to a sheriff's report, the motel manager saw a broken soda machine in the motel and suspected Huckaby was responsible. The manager went to his room, talked to him about the soda machine and Huckaby admitted kicking it, which caused about $900 damage, the manager told a deputy.

Huckaby was released without bail yesterday.

10:35 p.m., Twain Harte Harry Conley Peacock, 34, 25500 block of Highway 108, Long Barn, booked on a felony parole hold, resisting arrest and giving false information to a peace officer after an arrest on Twain Harte Drive at Marquis Drive.

According to a sheriff's report, a deputy saw Peacock walking on Twain Harte Drive and recognized him as a man wanted on warrants. The deputy talked to Peacock, who gave a different name.

While the deputy was checking his name, Peacock said "later" and ran away. Two deputies caught up with Peacock and arrested him. He was also booked on misdemeanor warrants charging him with driving on a license suspended for a drunk driving conviction and driving without insurance.

Peacock remained in jail this morning, held without bail.


9:30 a.m., Jamestown Casey Randall Isaacs, 21, 18200 block of Ninth Avenue, Jamestown, booked on a warrant charging him with burglary and assault with a deadly weapon after a traffic stop and arrest on Ninth Avenue at Seventh Street. He remained in jail this morning, held in lieu of $50,000 bail.

8:45 p.m., Sonora Robert Matthew Perakis, 22, 400 block of North Highway 49, Sonora, booked on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia and being an unlicensed driver after a traffic stop and arrest on South Washington Street at Gold Street. He was also booked on a misdemeanor warrant charging him with possessing less than an ounce of marijuana and failure to appear in court. He remained in jail this morning, held in lieu of $10,000 bail.


6:53 p.m., Sonora Matthew James Fierro, 20, 400 block of South Shepherd Street, Sonora, booked on a warrant charging him with unlawful sex with a minor and lewd acts with a minor after an arrest at his home. He was released on his own recognizance yesterday after appearing in court.

9:53 p.m., Sonora John Collier McCarthy, 31, 18200 block of Ninth Avenue, Jamestown, booked on warrants charging him with burglary, assault with a deadly weapon other than a firearm, auto theft, damaging a telephone line and making criminal threats. McCarthy turned himself in to the sheriff's department and was released yesterday after posting $50,000 bail.


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

Timothy Richard Lown, 31, 20100 block of Jamestown Road, Sonora, booked at 1:50 a.m. Saturday after arrest on Snell Street at School Street, Sonora.

Victoria Leeann Cannon, 22, 11300 block of Racetrack Road, Sonora, booked at 3:50 a.m. Saturday after arrest on Racetrack Road at Leland Road, Sonora.

Terry Lynn Owsley, 46, 10300 block of Ninth Street, Jamestown, booked at 9:41 p.m. Saturday after arrest on Ninth Street at Seco Street, Jamestown.

Judith Mercedes Johnson, 40, 8600 block of South East Roots Road, Clackamus, Ore., booked at 12:03 a.m. Sunday after arrest on Theall Street at Washington Street, Sonora.

Jeremy Robert Johnson, 26, 18200 block of Ninth Avenue, Jamestown, booked at 2:55 a.m. Sunday after an arrest on Stockton Road at Mill Villa Court, Sonora.

Sonora police reports


8:05 a.m., suspicious circumstances A caller said a door was open on a house on the 200 block of South Barretta Street.

11:45 a.m., suspicious circumstances A caller said a man was in a store on Mono Way who was wanted on a warrant. The man was gone when an officer arrived.

12:34 p.m., vandalism A caller said the rear window of a car parked on in the Sonora Crossroads shopping center was broken out.

2:27 p.m., public peace A caller said the residents in two apartments on the 300 block of North Washington Street were fighting. One was arrested on suspicion of disorderly conduct.

3:46 p.m., found property A caller found a wallet at a store in The Junction shopping center.

5:19 p.m., traffic accident No one was injured in a traffic accident on Mono Way at Greenley Road.

Fire calls


Noon, Tuttletown A spot of grass burned on the side of Highway 49 just north of Tuttletown. It is believed to have been caused by something from a vehicle, such as an exhaust spark or a cigarette thrown out a window. Responding were California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Columbia Fire Protection District, an inmate crew from Baseline Conservation Camp and a CDF helicopter.


Sheriff's reports


8:02 a.m., Dorrington A caller at the Dorrington Hotel on Highway 4 said people walked all night after attempting to drive over a closed pass and getting their vehicle stuck in a snow drift.

8:49 a.m., Arnold Money and sodas were stolen from a machine at a hardware store on the 900 block of Blagen Road.

8:57 a.m., Arnold A caller on the 1500 block of Patricia Lane said damage was done to a neighbor's property.

11:07 a.m., Valley Springs A house on the 2800 block of Vista Del Lago Drive was vandalized.

11:26 a.m., Arnold People attempted to break into a soda machine at a sporting goods store on the 900 block of Highway 4.

12:51 p.m., Jenny Lind A vehicle was vandalized on the 7700 block of Jenny Lind Road.

1:21 p.m., Valley Springs A landlord-tenant dispute was reported on the 5900 block of Garner Place.

7:17 p.m., San Andreas A person left a gas station on the 400 block of West St. Charles Street without paying for gas.

8 p.m., Jenny Lind A family dispute was reported on the 8300 block of Sparrowk Road.

Fire calls


2:15 p.m., Murphys The cause is under investigation of a half-acre grass fire on Darby Lane. The address and landowner's name were not available. Responding were California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Murphys and Ebbetts Pass fire protection districts, an inmate crew from Vallecito Conservation Camp and a CDF helicopter.