Sheriff's reports


9:18 a.m., Sonora A Calaveras County sheriff's deputy asked a Tuolumne County deputy to take a report from the victim of a wakeboarding accident on New Melones Reservoir. The accident happened in Calaveras County but the victim was taken to Sonora Regional Medical Center.

9:55 a.m., Don Pedro A man on the 8900 block of Reynolds Ferry Road said someone turned on his water, left it running and drained his 3,000-gallon water tank.

10:19 a.m., East Sonora An employee at Central California Bank on the 13700 block of Mono Way said the bank received two counterfeit bills, a $10 and $20.

10:20 a.m., Strawberry A man said a cabin on Leland Creek Drive was broken into and fishing gear and a stereo were stolen.

10:58 a.m., Cedar Ridge A man said tenants who moved from a house on the 23900 block of Stable Road took items that did not belong to them.

1:04 p.m., Big Hill A man said his motorhome on the 12400 block of Big Hill Road was burned, possibly by an arsonist.

3:23 p.m., Standard area A man said two women who are neighbors at Cascade Mobile Home Park were yelling at one another over foul language one woman allegedly used.

3:55 p.m., Jamestown A woman said a motorized scooter was stolen from her apartment on the 10200 block of Preston Lane.

4:21 p.m., Twain Harte A man said coins were missing from a house on the 20000 block of Hawk Lane.

5:28 p.m., Jamestown An off-duty officer saw a man sitting in an older sedan parked near Highway 108 at Harvard Mine Road looking at children playing in a nearby yard.

6:53 p.m., Mi-Wuk Village A caller said a suspicious van was parked on the back of property off Conte Court on an access road.

8:15 p.m., Soulsbyville area A caller said a man threw a woman out of a silver Ford Tempo car at a car wash on Sunshine Road North and then almost ran her over.

8:20 p.m., East Sonora A caller said a man was staggering in and out of Tuolumne Road near Terrace Road. A deputy arrested the 37-year-old man on suspicion of public drunkenness.

9:13 p.m., Sunshine Camp A caller said a man pulled a telephone out of the wall at a house on the 20000 block of El Ray Lane.

10:52 p.m., Jamestown A 37-year-old man was arrested on an out-of-county warrant when a deputy was called to an apartment on Preston Lane for a noise disturbance.

11:18 p.m., Sierra Village A man said two boys and a girl were vandalizing mailboxes as they walked along Highway 108.

11:36 p.m., Standard area A man said three or four young teens were throwing rocks at a car parked at Sierra Bible Church on the 15100 block of Tuolumne Road.

11:39 p.m., Jamestown A woman said a drunken driver peeled out of the driveway of a saloon on the 18200 block of Highway 108 and damaged furniture.

11:48 p.m., Jamestown A 20-year-old Stockton man was arrested on suspicion of public drunkenness after a caller said he was trying to flag down cars driving on Highway 108 near Victoria Way.


12:09 a.m., Sonora area A man said people in an abandoned building behind the 11000 block of Coopers Court were lighting candles or a fire in the building.

12:13 a.m., Jamestown A caller said two men were behind a house on the 18100 block of Main Street vomiting. A deputy talked to the two men, who were transients.

Felony bookings


12:15 a.m., Hull Creek Richard Lee Harness, 23, 400 block of East Lodi Avenue, Lodi, booked on suspicion of lewd acts on a child after an arrest at Hull Creek Campground.

According to a sheriff's report, a woman said Harness pulled down her 10-year-old daughter's shirt and looked at her chest at the campground. Harness was arrested after a deputy talked with him, the girl and the girl's mother. He remained held this morning in lieu of $5,000 bail.

Sonora police reports


11:33 a.m., fraudulent activity A check was written on a closed account to Taco Bell inside Wal-Mart in the Sonora Crossroads shopping center.

4:07 p.m., vandalism A caller said three properties on the 300 block of South Barretta Street were broken into and damaged.



8 p.m., Columbia A vehicle accident caused a spot fire at an undetermined address on Sawmill Flat Road. California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Tuolumne County Fire Department, Sonora City Fire Department, one engine from the U.S. Forest Service and Columbia Fire Protection District responded.


Sheriff's report


12:04 p.m., Valley Springs A caller said construction workers on the 7200 block of Dalee Road were urinating along the road.

12:42 p.m., Murphys A motorcycle hit a goat and broke its leg on Highway 4 near Murphys.

5:26 p.m., Mokelumne Hill A caller said a man dressed in black was walking in Highway 4 traffic near Mokelumne Hill.

6:39 p.m., Valley Springs A caller on the 200 block of Cedar Street said a person was causing a disturbance.

8:13 p.m., San Andreas A cashier said items were stolen from the Texaco on the 300 block of St. Charles Street.

9:07 p.m., Arnold A caller on the 3200 block of Lakemont Drive said teenagers were refusing to leave the lake.

9:20 p.m., Wilseyville A caller said a vehicle was vandalized on the 5700 block of Lonestar Road.

9:25 p.m., Valley Springs A caller said a fight occurred between neighbors that share a driveway on the 4500 block of Dunn Road.



2:15 p.m., Valley Springs A 2-acre grass fire was reported on the 5900 block of Rain Dance Road. Damage was estimated at $400 to the grass and $200 to a fence. Equipment use caused the fire. Gary Texeira of the same address owns the land. CDF, Foothill Fire Protection District, San Andreas Fire Protection District, one crew from Vallecito Conservation Camp, Jenny Lind Fire Protection District and one dozer from Altaville responded.