News of record for February 28, 2012

Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


1:26 a.m., Sonora area - A man on the 16600 block of Allison Way said he came home after a political event and found his laptop network cable had been unplugged and his battery charger was missing. He believes those responsible were operatives from the Democratic Party because he is running for State Assembly.

8:12 a.m., Tuolumne - Someone on the 18400 block of Oak Street said someone shot pellets at a trailer in the driveway.

9:16 a.m., Tuolumne - Someone at Black Oak Casino said there's suspect information and video evidence of a person going to the casino and using other people's IDs and credit cards.

9:28 a.m., Sonora area - A man on the 22200 block of Crystal Falls Court said his Wells Fargo Bank card was fraudulently used to purchase a $1,200 gift card on the Internet.

1:31 p.m., Sonora area - A 44-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication after a woman said she found him sleeping with no shirt and his pants around his ankles in her yard on the 20300 block of South Sunshine Road.

2:08 p.m., Columbia - A woman said her house on the 11300 block of McKellar Drive was burglarized.

3:08 p.m., La Grange - A woman from the 3200 block of Merced Falls Road said she was scammed out of $1,800 for the shipment and boarding of a horse that never arrived.

6 p.m., Twain Harte - Someone stole medication and jewelry from a residence on the 18900 block of Middle Camp Sugar Pine Road.

9:22 p.m., East Sonora - A 54-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication on the 14200 block of Mono Way.


7:33 a.m., Jamestown - A man on the 10500 block of Suzanne Court said his neighbor's dog came to his house with underwear on its head and in its mouth. He said his neighbor was out of town but noticed the front door and back gate of his neighbor's home were both open. Deputies checked the residence and found no one inside.

10:22 a.m., Sonora area - A man said gas was siphoned out of his vehicle while it was parked in his garage on the 17200 block of Mount Everest Court.

10:57 p.m., Tuolumne - A man on the 18400 block of Carter Street said someone siphoned gas from his vehicle for the third time.


12:25 p.m., Sonora area - Someone took a lock from a garage door on the 10600 block of Whiskey Creek and the side door and cabinets were open within it. Deputies responded and found that nothing appeared to be missing.

6:04 p.m., Sonora area - A woman on the 20600 block of Lower Hillview Drive said her sister assaulted her and took her medication.

7:30 p.m., Sonora area - A woman arrived at her rental home on the 15200 block of Cavalieri Road and found it had been burglarized. Someone kicked in the back door, but nothing appeared to be missing.1

9:35 p.m., Sonora area - A man on the 16600 block of Allison Way said he came home and found his house ransacked and laptop missing. He suspects the Democratic Party was responsible and is sending him a message to end his bid for State Assembly.


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


5:04 p.m., Tuolumne - Christopher Michael De La Cruz, 28, of the 3700 block of Del Rio Drive, Stockton, was arrested on Tuolumne Road west of Black Oak Road.

10:50 p.m., Tuolumne - Matthew Jason Stagi, 25, of the 500 block of Wool Drive, Milpitas, was arrested on Soulsbyville Road at Tuolumne Road.


5:45 a.m., Chinese Camp area - Joseph Lyle Dudek, 21, of the 3300 block of Lord Avenue, Modesto, was arrested on Highway 120 at La Grange Road.

8:36 p.m., Twain Harte - David Allen Barreras, 31, of the 900 block of Woodside Road, Redwood City, was arrested on East Avenue at Twain Harte Drive.

9:26 p.m., Jamestown - Anthony Edward Mittry, 58, of the 20500 block of Lori Lane, Sonora, was arrested on Main Street at Humbug Street.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


8:50 a.m., lost property - A woman said she lost her purse at Safeway on Sanguinetti Road.

3:04 p.m., fraudulent activities - A woman on North Forest Road said she was the victim of a scam.

3:24 p.m., theft - A purse was stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked on South Washington Street.


12:36 p.m., fraudulent activities - A man said he was the victim of fraud while living at a residence on South Stewart Street.


1:52 a.m., public intoxication - A 34-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication at Coffill Park on South Washington Street.


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


1:06 p.m., Murphys - Someone on Buckthorn Drive reported a telephone scam attempt. Someone called claiming to be a grandson who was in trouble in Mexico and needed money wired. No money was sent.

4:02 p.m., Valley Springs - An assault occurred on Highway 26.

6:32 p.m., West Point - A theft occurred on Lili Valley Circle.

11:31 p.m., Burson - An altercation occurred on Burson Road.


12:57 p.m., Valley Springs - Identity theft was reported on Hartvickson Lane.

6:10 p.m., Valley Springs - An altercation occurred on Daphne Street.


3:11 a.m., Valley Springs - Someone on Sonny Lane reported vandalism and the theft of credit cards.

10:47 a.m., Hathaway Pines - A chainsaw was stolen on Horseshoe Drive.

12 p.m., San Andreas - A theft occurred on Highway 49.

5:56 p.m., Valley Springs - A residence was vandalized on Treosti Place.

Felony bookings


10:07 p.m., Rancho Calaveras - Angela Rose Lindow, 25, of Red Bluff, was booked on suspicion of aiding a prisoner whose parole was revoked, after an arrest on the 8200 block of Pardini Place.


11:30 a.m., Valley Springs - Steven Arthur Williams, 35, of the 6300 block of Baldwin Street, was booked on suspicion of grand theft and receiving stolen property, after an arrest at his home.

4:34 p.m., Valley Springs - Jason Scott Mathis, 29, of the 6300 block of Baldwin Street, was booked on suspicion of grand theft and receiving stolen property, after an arrest at his home.


5:15 p.m., Angels Camp - Ricky Anthony Peters, 36, of the 1600 block of South Main Street, was booked on suspicion of assault, after an arrest at his home.

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