News of record for Sept. 12, 2011

Union Democrat staff /


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


3:54 p.m., San Andreas - There was a report of a burglary to a vacant house on Toyanza Drive.

3:55 p.m., Valley Springs - There was a report of graffiti on a wall on Daphne Street at Jenny Lind Veterans Memorial District.

8:38 p.m. Valley Springs - There was a report of a person driving a white sports car throwing objects at passing vehicles and shattering windows on Highway 26 near Laurel Street.


6:19 a.m., Arnold - A diner was broken into on Oak Circle and the cash register was taken.

Felony bookings


11:24 p.m., Angels Camp - Michelle Rene Ramirez, 38, of the 600 block of North San Jose Street, Stockton, was booked on suspicion of drug possession, after an arrest on Angel Oaks Drive near Acorn Drive.


2:41 a.m., San Andreas - Daniel Lloyd Steinhoff, 19, of the 500 block of Sunset Street, was booked on suspicion of drug possession, after an arrest on 200 block of East St. Charles Street.


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


10:06 a.m., Sonora Meadows - A person at the Hidden Valley Trailer Park on the 21600 block of Phoenix Lake Road called 911 to get the manager's phone number for a stopped up toilet.

10:12 a.m., Sonora area - A man on the 10900 block of Mount Brow Road reported someone had stolen the stereo from his unlocked vehicle overnight.

11:57 a.m., Groveland - A man reported that his rifle had been stolen from his campsite near Cherry Lake Road while he was hiking.

4:42 pm., Columbia - A man reported he was getting intoxicated at his home on the 22200 block of Parrotts Ferry Road when he got himself stuck in his porch railing and needed help to free himself.

7:04 p.m., Crystal Falls - There was a report that a black and brown horse had been tied to a trailer on the 21600 block of American River Drive for three days without any food or water.

9:47 p.m., Standard - There was a report that about 12 people were brawling on the 18500 block of Standard Road in Standard Park.

Felony bookings


7:57 p.m., Groveland - John Jay Winkler, 50, of the 10200 block of Yosemite Springs Road, was booked on suspicion of shooting at a home or vehicle, after an arrest on the 10900 block of Yosemite Springs Road.


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


4:52 p.m., Don Pedro - Richard Norman Bailey, 39, of the 400 block of Boynton Avenue, San Jose, was arrested at the north bay of Don Pedro Lake.

6:42 p.m., Groveland - Ted Dawal Harwell, 70, of the 19500 block of Ferretti Road, was arrested on the 19200 block of Ferretti Road.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


11:08 a.m., suspicious circumstances - A suspicious package wrapped in newspaper was reported in the Sonora Crossroads shopping center parking lot. It turned out to be a couple of empty wine bottles wrapped in newspaper.

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