News of record for February 17, 2012

Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


3:02 p.m., La Grange - Locks were cut off a gate and wire fencing was damaged at residence on the 3200 block of Merced Falls Road.

4:31 p.m., Sonora area - A residence was burglarized on the 10800 block of Martin Terrace Court.

5:33 p.m, Sonora area - Someone broke into a residence on the 20500 block of West Walnut Drive and stole two pillow cases, a jewelry box, a college ring and a watch. It was determined the burglary occurred sometime between 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Felony bookings


1:07 a.m., Tuolumne - Lorraine Marie Giddings, 35, of the 15500 block of Del Parque Court, Sonora, was booked on suspicion of drug possession and driving while under the influence, after an arrest on Tuolumne Road North at Carter Street.

3:59 a.m., Sonora - Anthony Toby Salazar, 51, of the 20200 block of Sparrow Lane, was booked on suspicion of bringing alcohol or drugs into jail, after an arrest while in custody at Tuolumne County Jail.

2:18 p.m., Columbia - Christi Lynn O'Neill, 48, of the 2400 block of Sultana Drive, Arnold, was booked on suspicion of burglary, after an arrest on the 11000 block of Jackson Street.


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


7:30 p.m., Moccasin - Barry Joseph Emerald, 55, of the 11000 block of Smith Station Road, Coulterville, was arrested on Old Priest Grade east of Highway 120.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


12:23 p.m., trespassing - A woman requested officers cite a man for trespassing. She said he stole aluminum cans from her Columbia Way residence and threatened her with a long three-pronged fork when she confronted him.

8:06 p.m., property damage - Someone said two men kicked over a mailbox in front of a business on the 200 block of South Washington Street.


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


8:32 a.m., Murphys - A business was burglarized on Main Street.

9:43 a.m., Valley Springs - A vehicle was burglarized on Mockingbird Hill.

2:40 p.m., Camp Connell - A residence was burglarized on Paiute Circle.

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