Union Democrat staff


The Calaveras County Sheriff's Department reported the following:


1:13 p.m., Valley Springs - A grand theft of jewelry occurred on North Branch Court.

2:34 p.m., Avery - A residential burglary occurred on Rancho Paradiso Road.

2:35 p.m., Valley Springs - A wallet was stolen at Mar Val Foods on Highway 26.

2:53 p.m., San Andreas - A battery occurred at Rite of Passage on Fricot City Road.

2:57 p.m., San Andreas - A citation was issued on suspicion of public intoxication at Turner Park on Treat Avenue.

4:05 p.m., San Andreas - A fight was reported on East Saint Charles Street.

4:26 p.m., Murphys - Someone trespassed on Nickerson Lane.

8:40 p.m., Burson - An arrest was made after law enforcement responded to a physical fight at Lakeside Campground.


7:39 a.m., Valley Springs - A window was vandalized on California Street.

5:54 p.m., Valley Springs - A citation was issued for shoplifting on Highway 26 at Mar Val Foods.

8:03 p.m., Murphys - A car was broken into on Main Street.

8:52 p.m., Wilseyville - Battery was reported on Blue Mountain Road.


9:45 a.m., Hathaway Pines - Grand theft was reported on Hunter Dam Road.

9:47 a.m., Valley Springs - Vandalism was reported on Meadowood Drive.


5:19 a.m., Copperopolis - A caller reportedly saw three orange UFOs flying low over Kiva Inlet on Tomahawk Trail.

3:15 p.m., Mountain Ranch - A shed was broken into and items were stolen on Pine Bark Drive.

6:12 p.m., Valley Springs - An iPod was stolen on Leary Court.

6:14 p.m., Valley Springs - An intoxicated woman was shouting obscenities in the mobile home park on Sequoia Avenue.

6:28 p.m., Lake Tulloch - The Lake Tulloch Resort office on O'Byrnes Ferry Road was broken into and items stolen.

Felony bookings


6:50 p.m., Valley Springs - Frank Cervantes Vera, 25, of the 5000 block of Kingdon Road, Lodi, was booked on suspicion of driving while under the influence of alcohol and drugs causing bodily injury and DUI with prior convictions, after an arrest on Camanche Parkway.


11 p.m., Burson - Leah Kaye Adams, 26, of the 4200 block of Bartelink Drive, Valley Springs, booked on suspicion of child cruelty and misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence, obstructing an officer, battery and vandalism, after an arrest at Lakeside Campground.


12:25 a.m., Mountain Ranch - Daniel Lee Bench, 44, of the 7200 block of West Murray Creek Road, booked on suspicion of threatening a crime with intent to terrorize and misdemeanor battery, after an arrest at his home.


2:20 a.m., Avery - Jonathan Glenn Fernandes, 27, of the 1000 block of Pinto Drive, Angels Camp, booked on suspicion of driving under the influence with a prior conviction and misdemeanor driving under the influence, after an arrest on Moran Road west of Love Creek Road.


1:37 p.m., San Andreas - William Boyce Coe, 49, of the 1600 block of Ponderosa Road, Mountain Ranch, booked on suspicion of assault, drug possession, false imprisonment, and an infraction of marijuana possession, after an arrest in the Mark Twain St. Joseph's Hospital parking lot.


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


11:59 a.m., Burson - Darrell Wayne Lewis, 62, of the 7300 block of Highway 12, arrested on Highway 12 at Evans Road.


5:05 p.m., San Andreas area - Daniel Emil Leer, 30, of the 1200 block of Wimbledon Drive, arrested on Calaveritas Road south of Mountain Ranch Road.


3 p.m., Murphys - James Michael Ellis, 69, of Ill., arrested on Highway 4 at Utica Powerhouse Road.


The Tuolumne County Sheriff's Office reported the following:


8:27 a.m., Groveland - Campaign signs were vandalized on Merrell Road at Highway 120.

9:06 a.m., East Sonora - A building was egged on the 13700 block of Mono Way.

1:42 p.m., Jamestown - A man said he was assaulted in Rocca Park on Main Street.

1:58 p.m., Twain Harte - A bank was egged on the 22900 block of Twain Harte Drive.

3:03 p.m., Jamestown - A woman on the 10700 block of Wigwam Road said there are two women who are five feet tall with "egg shaped bodies" and a man who jump under her car while she is driving and also jump on the car while she is driving.

11:22 p.m., Jamestown - A woman said she was assaulted on the 18100 block of Sixth Avenue.

Felony bookings


11:58 a.m., Don Pedro Reservoir - Michael Dale Goodman, 50, of Waterford, booked on suspicion of drug possession, after an arrest near Hatch Creek. Also arrested was Trayce Lee Groves, 29, of Riverbank, booked on suspicion of drug possession and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia. They were stopped for a traffic stop and methamphetamine and a meth smoking pipe were in the vehicle, Sheriff's logs said.

11:36 p.m., Sonora area - Kelly Ann Mogg, 24, of the 11800 block of Campo Seco Road, booked on suspicion of narcotic possession, after an arrest on Sunny Circle.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


3:57 a.m., public intoxication - A man and woman were arrested on suspicion of public intoxication on the 300 block of South Washington Street.

8:39 a.m., suspicious circumstances - A woman on Columbia Way thought someone broke into her basement and bled on the floor. It turned out to be tree sap and the wood around the door frame had just rotted and fallen off.


9:50 a.m., public intoxication - An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication after he was reportedly staggering in and out of traffic on Stockton Road.

9:55 a.m., assault - A woman on Old Wards Ferry Road in the Crossroads Shopping Center said a man shoved her and threw something at her. He was arrested on battery charges.

9:54 p.m., public intoxication - A man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication after asking customers at Wal-Mart to kill him.