Union Democrat staff


The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


11:44 a.m., fraud - A woman reported fraudulent charges on her debit card.

12:37 p.m., traffic violation - Teens were driving recklessly on Roble Drive.

1:09 p.m., theft - A phone was stolen at Sonora High School.

1:18 p.m., robbery - A man said he was counting his money on Highway 49 when someone grabbed it out of his hand and ran off.

1:43 p.m., fraud - Someone purchased vehicle parts using a company account.

2:16 p.m., traffic accident - A hit-and-run was reported on the 100 block of South Washington Street.

3:12 p.m., vandalism - A 38-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of vandalism and public intoxication after an arrest on the 300 block of West Jackson Street.

4:10 p.m., warrant arrest - A 22-year-old man was arrested on a felony warrant on Theall Street.

4:36 p.m., public intoxication - A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication at a gas station on South Washington Street.

6:31 p.m., warrant arrest - A 31-year-old man was arrested on a felony warrant on the 600 block of South Washington Street.

The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


10:23 a.m., fraud - A woman's debit card was fraudulently used at three different locations, amounting to $100.

11:18 a.m., Jamestown - A residence on the 8400 block of Old Melones Dam Road was burglarized.

12:29 p.m., Jamestown - A leaf blower, chicken wire and yard tools were taken from a shed on the 20100 block of Jamestown Road.

1:31 p.m., Columbia - A house on the 11200 block of Union Hill Road was burglarized.


12:37 a.m., Sonora area - Prescription drugs were stolen from a home on the 19400 block of Serrano Road.

Felony bookings


11:15 a.m., Jamestown - Jarred Lee Preston, 30, of an unknown address in Sonora, was booked on suspicion of abusing or endangering the health of a child after an arrest on the 10300 block of Preston Lane.


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


2:35 p.m., Sonora area - Vincent Angelo Corsello, 27, of the 11000 block of State Street, Columbia, was booked after an arrest at Sonora Regional Medical Center.



8:50 a.m., Copperopolis - A burglary was reported on Copper Meadows Drive.

9:05 a.m., Burson - Bicycle theft was reported on Haibach Road.

10:51 a.m., Campo Seco - A garage door was forced open and tools were taken from a residence on Pardee Court.

11:44 a.m., Arnold - A vacation home on Patricia Lane was broken into and electronics were taken.

12:31 p.m., San Andreas - A person was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication at Turner Park.

4:21 p.m., Mokelumne Hill - A property on China Gulch Road was vandalized.

9:10 p.m., Burson - An abandoned house on Olive Branch Lane was broken into.

Felony bookings


11:50 a.m., San Andreas - Michael Roger Lewis, 30, of the 2600 block of Mittleman Court, Valley Springs, was booked on suspicion of violation of parole after an arrest on the 3000 block of Calaveritas.