News of Record for November 8, 2012

Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


7:19 a.m., Sonora area - A woman on the 18000 block of Lime Kiln Drive said while she was away from her residence, someone took clothes and a mattress pad and left a knife.

7:27 p.m., Groveland - Someone left nails scattered behind a truck, a bag saying "Happy Halloween" and a sandwich bag, possible with marijuana in it, all in a driveway on the 19300 block of Ferretti Road.

12:45 p.m., Jamestown - A caller said someone has been throwing things at cars on the 10600 block of Campo Seco Road over the past three days and causing damage.

2:37 p.m., Pinecrest - A sound system and some physical education equipment were taken from the former Pinecrest School on the 30400 block of Old Strawberry Road.

2:56 p.m., East Sonora - A woman on the 20000 block of Waif Mine Road asked for extra patrol at night because gas keeps being siphoned from her vehicle.

3:01 p.m., Tuolumne - Two women tried to pass two fraudulent checks at Black Oak Casino on the 19400 block of North Tuolumne Road, then left immediately.

4:15 p.m., Twain Harte - A man was using multiple compressed air bottles to huff on the 18700 block of Tiffeni Drive.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


10:06 a.m., suspicious circumstances - Someone asked for extra patrol at Rotary Park on Woods Creek Drive because of frequent liquor and drug violations.

10:29 a.m., traffic violation - A person was almost hit in the crosswalk at Sonora High School.

11:29 a.m., traffic accident - An elderly driver backed up and hit a window at AT&T on Old Wards Ferry Road.

4:55 p.m., public intoxication - A man sitting next to a store on Sanguinetti Road with an open alcoholic container was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication.

5:07 p.m., vandalism - The oil was drained from a vehicle parked at a business on Sanguinetti Road.


The Sheriff's Department reported the following:


8:42 a.m., Valley Springs - A stereo and battery were stolen from a vehicle on Saint Andrews Drive.

2:37 p.m., Valley Springs - A counterfeit $5 bill was passed at a gas station on Nove Way.

9:08 p.m., Valley Springs - A person was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication on Hogan Dam Road.

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