Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


2:05 p.m., Big Oak Flat - A man reported someone had been trespassing on his property on the 9200 block of Priest Coulterville Road, and they also changed the lock on his gate.

3:25 p.m., Pinecrest - A woman reported someone broke into her cabin on the 200 block of Sugar Pine Avenue.

4:29 p.m., Tuolumne - Three sheep were killed by two dogs on the 17800 block of Yosemite Road.

5:25 p.m., Twain Harte - A fight involving three men and four women broke out on the 22900 block of Joaquin Gully Road. No one wanted to press charges after speaking with deputies.

9:37 p.m., Crystal Falls - Two men got into a fight on the 17100 block of Smokey River Drive. The person reporting the fight said both men had been drinking and that there was "blood everywhere" and feared one of the men dead. Deputies found both men had minor injuries including cuts and bruises to the face, both declined medical treatment. One of the men was arrested on a misdemeanor warrant.


8:06 a.m., Mi-Wuk Village - A person reported drivers were stopping on the 24600 block of Highway 108 to look at a dead bear on the side of the road. The person was reportedly concerned it was causing a traffic hazard.

Felony bookings


12:21 p.m., Jamestown - Douglas W. Fraschieri, 36, of the 18300 block of Martin Lane, Sonora, was booked on suspicion of assault, after an arrest on the 16300 block of Jacksonville Road.

2 p.m., East Sonora - Jeffrey Francis Spiteri, 41, unknown residence, was booked on suspicion of vandalism, after an arrest at The Junction shopping center on Mono Way.


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


12:01 a.m., Twain Harte area - Daniel Emil Miller, 23, of the 24200 block of Kewin Mill Drive, was arrested on 22500 Longeway Road.

12:39 p.m., Sonora - Roy Neal Gillespie, 54, of the 19700 block of Serrano Road, was arrested on the 1000 block of Mono Way.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


12:25 p.m., threats - A woman was reported making threats to shoot people with a gun inside of the Sonora Fire Museum on North Washington Street. The woman was detained and it was determined she wasn't armed. Officers spoke with the woman who later left the area.

5:40 p.m., theft - A man reported someone stole the catalytic converter from his wife's car on the 1100 block of Sanguinetti Road.

8:07 p.m., theft - The catalytic converter was stolen from a man's car while it was parked at Sonora Regional Medical Center.


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


8:09 a.m., Mountain Ranch - Theft was reported on Michel Road.

11:14 a.m., Valley Springs - Theft was reported on Quail Oaks Road.

2:12 p.m., San Andreas - A person was found with ammunition at Calaveras County Superior Court.

4:17 p.m., Valley Springs - A possible assault was reported on Cedar Street.

11:32 p.m., San Andreas - Gun shots were heard near Neilsen Street.

11:42 p.m., Valley Springs - Someone tried to siphon gas out of a vehicle on Saint Andrews Drive.

Felony bookings


9:22 p.m., Valley Springs - Blake Jordan Beilstein, 20, of the 5900 block of Gettysburg Place, Stockton, was booked on suspicion of illegal firearm possession, after an arrest on the 1300 block of Country View Drive.

9:22 p.m., Valley Springs - Brandi Ann Nadine Constancio, 20, of the 19800 block of Walnut Street, Lockeford, was booked on suspicion of drug possession, after an arrest on the 1300 block of Country View Drive.