Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


8:06 a.m., Crystal Falls - A vehicle parked on the 21500 block of Crestview Drive was burglarized overnight, and a purse was taken.

10:11 a.m., Tuolumne - A resident of the 18000 block of Yosemite Road has been billed $492.26 by a collections company for an electric bill charged in West Palm Beach, Fla., and another company out of Florida made a $99 unauthorized charge on his credit card.

6:19 p.m., Sonora area - A 27-year-old man at an unknown address on Sarrow Lane was bitten twice by a black widow spider. The man was vomiting and had an altered level of consciousness.

8:39 p.m., La Grange - Two brothers were assaulted on the 3300 block of Highway 132.


2:24 a.m., Phoenix Lake area - A woman was in the emergency department of Sonora Regional Medical Center saying she was assaulted somewhere on Phoenix Lake Road in the past few hours.

8:54 a.m., Big Oak Flat - Owners of RV trailers stored on property on the 17800 block of Highway 120 reported stolen items.

10:37 a.m., Jamestown -A woman reported that tail light units were stolen from her vehicle while it was parked on the 18200 block of Main Street on Friday night.

4:21 p.m., Jamestown area -An air compressor was stolen on the 19300 block of Rawhide Road.

4:26 p.m., Tuolumne -Juveniles were reportedly smoking marijuana while sitting on tables near the park on Pine Street at Bay Avenue.

6:17 p.m., Sonora area -A woman said she confronted a man taking pictures of young girls in front of McDonald's on the 13700 block of Mono Way. The woman said the man got angry when she called him a "child molester."


12:27 p.m., Tuolumne -A woman said she was assaulted on the 19400 block of Mi Wu Street.

2:25 p.m., Sonora area -A woman was caught shoplifting fabric on the 13700 block of Mono Way.

10:30 p.m., Sonora -A woman said she was assaulted by a man at the homeless camp on Stockton Road.

Felony bookings


6:18 p.m., Big Hill -Karness Lavert Turner, 64, of the 16100 block of Big Hill Road, booked on suspicion of assault after an arrest at his home.


1:48 a.m., Twain Harte - Dylan Marshall Gallagher, 25, of the 2400 block of White Fir Drive, booked on suspicion of narcotic possession and misdemeanor obstruction, probation violation and disorderly conduct, after an arrest on Twain Harte Drive.

7:48 p.m., Twain Harte -Glenda Lee Partain, 60, of the 21700 block of Cedar Springs Road, booked on suspicion of assault, after an arrest at her home.


8:37 p.m., Soulsbyville -Mark James Spillers, 45, of the 20600 block of Adams Court, booked on suspicion of assault, damaging a power or phone line and misdemeanor disobeying a court order, after an arrest at his home.


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


2:25 a.m., Mono Vista area -Ronald Myke Furulie, 22, of the 19600 block of Serrano Road, Sonora, arrested on Longeway Road at Mechanical Drive.


12:04 a.m., Twain Harte -Tiffany Ann Muncy, 28, of the 22200 block of South Fork Road, arrested on Fuller Road at Golf Club Drive.

Sonore Police Department reported the following:


6:52 a.m., traffic violations - A woman waiting for a bus with her daughter on South Barretta Street saw about 10 cars run a stop sign.

1:43 p.m., suspicious circumstances - A propane tank at a business on South Washington Street had been tampered with several times.

5:32 p.m., controlled substances - Three young adults were cited for smoking marijuana, and the marijuana was confiscated for destruction.

6:07 p.m., assault - A man was cited on suspicion of assault with no injury on East Columbia Way after another man signed a citizens arrest form, saying he had been pushed and threatened.

8:18 p.m., assault - Two women were fighting at Theall and South Washington streets. One was arrested on suspicion of assault after a citizen's arrest form was signed. A few minutes later, the same woman was charged with battery on a police officer.

10:22 p.m., sexual assault - A patient was at Sonora Regional Medical Center reporting a sexual assault that occurred around Christmas, but refused to talk to an officer.


12:20 a.m., public intoxication - A 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication and loitering after he refused to get off a fence between two houses on Terrace Avenue and started cursing and yelling at one of the residents who told him to leave.

11:53 a.m., fraud -A woman on Shaws Flat Road said her credit bureau said someone tried to open an account in her name.

4:52 p.m., theft -Teenagers reportedly stole a couple of tri-tips from the slowcooker at Doc's Texas BBQ restaurant on Stockton Road.

11:32 p.m., assault -A woman on Elk Drive said another woman assaulted her.


12:53 p.m., disturbance -People with petitions trying to gather signatures were trespassed from in front of Safeway on the 1200 block of Sanguinetti Road.


The Calaveras County Sheriff's Department reported the following:


5:52 a.m., San Andreas - A beverage was stolen on West St. Charles Street.

12:03 p.m., San Andreas - A home was broken into on Neilsen Street.

5:34 p.m., Angels Camp - A home was broken into on Meacham Ranch Road.

10:42 p.m., Camp Connell - A home was broken into on Chumash Circle.

11:14 p.m., Arnold - A burglary was reported at a home on Pebble Beach Way.


7:36 a.m., Mountain Ranch - Vehicles were broken into on Jesus Maria Road.

10:02 a.m., Camp Connell - A home was broken into on Bigfoot Circle.

10:40 a.m., West Point - A home was broken into on Barney Way.

3:53 p.m., Arnold - A man was riding a motorcycle on the golf course on Pine Drive with dogs chasing after him.

4:56 p.m., Copperopolis - Graffiti was reported on Feather Drive.


9:21 a.m., Copperopolis -Vandalism was reported on Feather Drive.

3:16 p.m., Vallecito - Wire and equipment were reported stolen on Carson Street.

Arrest information for Calaveras County was not available at time of publication.