Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


6:42 a.m., Tuttletown - Ice chests, food, music CDs and a stereo were stolen from the Manzanita Campground on Reynolds Ferry Road.

10:28 a.m., Standard - A woman on the 18700 block of Standard Road received two calls from an unknown people telling her she was "past due" and that they are going to send police to arrest her if she does not pay. A sheriff's deputy advised the woman it was a common scam happening around the country, and not to give any personal information out unless she is sure of the caller's identity.

11:47 a.m., Sonora area - A woman on the 16600 block of Madrone Circle said someone stole her pain medication.

12:41 p.m., Jamestown - A man on the 7700 block of Mountain Pass Ranch Road said he sent a $100 check to Stockton, but it never reached its destination. Someone altered the check and cashed it for $500.

4:38 p.m., East Sonora - Someone said a homeless person with a ponytail was "passed out" in front of a business on the 13700 block of Mono Way.

5:08 p.m., Mi-Wuk Village - A man said someone stole a table saw from his job site on the 23900 block of Yellow Pine Road.

5:10 p.m., Tuolumne - A man threw a child's car seat at a woman on the 19000 block of Carter Street. He said it was an accident, but she believes he intentionally did it.

6:10 p.m., Twain Harte - Someone saw a bear near Gina Avenue and Little Fuller Road.

10:16 p.m., Twain Harte - A man was upset because an employee at a business on the 22900 block of Joaquin Gully Road would not sell him alcohol, so he grabbed six or seven bottles of beer and walked out the front door. He was later arrested.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


5:34 a.m., theft - Gas was siphoned from Tuolumne County government vehicles on Hospital Road.

9:38 p.m., theft - An unlocked, chrome and yellow mountain bicycle was stolen from outside a business on Stockton Road.


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


11:36 a.m., Glencoe - Three generators on trailers were taken from a shop on Independence Road.

11:38 a.m., Murphys - There was an attempted break-in at a business on Highway 4.

1:11 p.m., Valley Springs - A report was taken for a fight on Baldwin Street.

1:21 p.m., Mountain Ranch - A residence was burglarized on Mountain Ranch Road.

2:39 p.m., Arnold - A laptop was stolen on Venado Drive.

4:43 p.m., Valley Springs - Property was vandalized on Hartvickson Lane.

5:44 p.m., Arnold - Someone called to report an attempted break-in at an apartment on Longman Lane.