Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


9:34 a.m., Jamestown - Tools were taken from a garage on the 14400 block of Tulloch Road within the past several weeks. Someone also attempted to steal a stereo from a boat on the property.

10:29 a.m., Twain Harte - A woman saw someone rummaging through her unlocked vehicle on the 18800 block of Sequoia Lane East, but said nothing was missing.

11:15 a.m., Sonora area - About $115 was taken from someone's bank account.

11:20 a.m., Sonora area - Identity theft was reported.

12:03 p.m., Twain Harte - A residence on Middle Camp Sugar Pine Road was burglarized.

1:48 p.m., East Sonora - A theft was reported in the lobby of a hotel on the 19500 block of Hess Avenue.

3:16 p.m., Sonora area - A woman reported fraudulent charges to her bank account totaling $225.

3:43 p.m., Crystal Falls - Two people were seen checking several mailboxes near Colorado River and Smokey River drives.

4:07 p.m., Sonora area - At least one laptop was stolen from a home on the 17700 block of Plaza Del Sur after a window was broken.

6:12 p.m., Twain Harte - A house on the 23100 block of South Fork Road was broken into.

8:51 p.m., Twain Harte - A fight was reported at a business on the 22900 block of Twain Harte Drive. A man pushed a female to the ground, put her in a car and drove off. Both appeared to be intoxicated. Deputies were unable to locate the two people or any witnesses.

10:04 p.m., Jamestown - A woman believed someone broke into her home on the 10300 block of Willow Street while she was sleeping and stole her diabetes medication.

Felony bookings


1:55 p.m., Crystal Falls - Nathan Randell Navarez, 36, of the 21900 block of Fallview Drive, was booked on suspicion of burglary and receiving known stolen property after an arrest on Nile River Drive.


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


2:06 p.m., East Sonora - Halley Avah Brown, 26, of the 20500 block of Tanner Drive, Soulsbyville, was booked after an arrest on Highway 108, west of Hess Avenue. She was also booked on suspicion of a misdemeanor of being under the influence of drugs.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


10:04 a.m., reckless driving - A company vehicle ran a stop sign and passed several vehicles between Lyons Street and Greenley Road. The business said they would handle it.

11:20 a.m., traffic accident - A vehicle and a bicycle collided two days ago in Sonora. The bicyclist was treated at Prompt Care for a hip injury.

3:08 p.m., theft - Medication and other items were taken from a vehicle on North Arbona Circle overnight.

9:58 p.m., suspicious circumstances - A possible impaired driver was reported near Stewart and Church streets.


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


11:01 a.m., Valley Springs - Battery was reported on Daphne Street.

8:19 p.m., Arnold - A robbery was reported on Upper Moran Road.

Felony bookings


8:50 p.m. Valley Springs - Jessica Marie Powers, 31, of the 500 block of Brookline Court, was booked on suspicion of child cruelty after an arrest on the 10 block of Little Dipper Road.

5:07 p.m., Valley Springs - David Pinkney Sayle IV, 27, of the 3500 block of Davis Drive, Burson, was booked on suspicion of possession of drugs and transporting drugs after an arrest on the 40 block of Highway 12.

6:35 p.m., Copperopolis - Mark Raymond Whiteley, 26, of the 13000 block of Welsh Street, Waterford, was booked on suspicion of felony violation of parole after an arrest on the 300 block of Deer Field Circle.