Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


12:49 a.m., Jamestown - Someone reported putting out a grass fire along Highway 108 at Harvard Mine Road after seeing a man walk away from the area.

8:49 a.m., Groveland - Someone reported hearing an explosion near the 17900 block of Harper Road. The same person also heard a loud blast in the area six months prior and found a mine with "fresh blasting marks" on neighboring property.

9:05 a.m., Sonora - A woman on the 20000 block of Cedar Road North reported receiving phone threats. The Arkansas caller threatened to "bash" her face if he lived in the area.

4:32 p.m., Columbia - A newspaper box was vandalized on the 22200 block of Parrotts Ferry Road.

9:20 p.m., Twain Harte - A man on the 22800 block of Gold Club Drive reported that a drunk and injured person with "blood on his hands" was lying on his porch.


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


12:45 p.m., Sonora - Hubbard Lee Wilson Jr., 39, of as unknown address, was arrested on Mono Way.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


10:27 a.m., controlled substances - Someone reported seeing several people smoke from a drug pipe at a park on South Washington Street.

7:46 p.m., theft - A woman on East Lyons Street reported that pumpkins were stolen from her front yard.

9:05 p.m., driving under the influence - Someone reported a driver was "all over the road" and possibly drunk on Yaney Avenue.


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


7:52 p.m., Campo Seco - Vandalism was reported on Chili Camp Road.

11:06 p.m., Valley Springs - Someone reported hearing shots fired near Acorn Campground in Valley Springs.

Felony bookings


8:46 a.m., San Andreas - Jose Arturo Cano, 34, of the 1800 block of West Avenue, Santa Rosa, was booked on suspicion of drug possession, after an arrest at Pool Station Road and Highway 49.