Union Democrat staff


The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


10:29 a.m. - Graffiti was found on the sidewalk on the 200 block of Greenley Road. The markings mentioned the caller's husband.

12:38 p.m. - A non-injury traffic accident occurred on South Washington Street.

4:35 p.m. - Prescription medication was stolen on Mono Way.

4:48 p.m. - Theft occurred on the 1100 block of Sanguinetti Road and an arrest was made.

The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


10:34 a.m., Jamestown - A burglary occurred on 18400 block of Jamestown Road.

10:36 a.m., Sonora - A woman's grandson has been calling her and threatening to take things from her on the 20100 block of Jamestown Road.

11:17 a.m., Sonora - A vehicle on Tuolumne Road North had its windshield and side mirror broken.

11:28 a.m., Groveland - A woman on the 18700 block of Main Street reported her phone number and address were used to open credit accounts.

11:37 a.m., Sonora area - A man was followed home by a man who smashed his tail lights with a bat on the 21600 Crystal Lake Drive.

12:14 p.m., Sonora area - A taxi fare was not paid on Johnny Avenue by a 19-year-old woman with dark brown hair, black sweatshirt and gray sweatpants.

12:30 p.m., Jamestown - A man was attempting to sell items out of his car on Main and Humbug streets.

12:39 p.m., Columbia - A woman reported that checks were in her mailbox when it was stolen on the 22600 block of Parrotts Ferry Road.

3:00 p.m., Moccasin - A woman was seen hitting a man's vehicle with a hammer on Highways 120 and 49.

3:28 p.m., East Sonora - A man reported his neighbor drove by and shot a pellet gun at his house on the 14600 block of Mono Way.

4:26 p.m., Columbia - A bicycle was stolen on the 21700 block of Parrotts Ferry Road

5:26 p.m., Columbia - A woman says someone in the area continues to spray something similar to pepper spray every time she opens her window for the last three weeks on the 22700 block of Four Wheel Drive.

6:42 p.m., Sonora - Lewd acts upon a child were reported on the 19900 block of Greenley Road.

7:56 p.m., Columbia - A man was lying on the side of Sawmill Flat Road and Columbia College Drive. He was arrested.

8:03 p.m., Sonora - A man in a black T-shirt, jeans and a cowboy hat was passed out in front of a house on Longeway and Mechanical Drive. He was gone when police arrived.

8:36 p.m., Long Barn - There was a fight on the 24900 block of Highway 108. Someone mentioned a knife and that someone was bleeding.

8:53 p.m., Tuolumne - A man left his phone on the 19400 block of Tuolumne Road and it was gone when he came back. He later tracked it to Oakdale and went and received it himself with no problem.

9:49 p.m., Sonora area - A man keeps calling a home on the 14200 block of Kelly Loop and belligerently asking for "Lissa or Crystal." This time he said he was coming to their house and "it won't be pretty."


3:27 a.m., Jamestown - A woman saw flashlights in her yard on the 17900 block of Seco Street, but a man got on the line and said he checked the property and no one was there. A call three minutes later stated people were sitting in the woman's chairs in her yard.

6:12 a.m., East Sonora - A door to a building on the 13600 block of Mono Way was propped open with no one around.

7:00 a.m., Sonora area - Two brake lines were found to be cut on vehicles on the 14900 block of Camage Avenue.

Felony bookings:


11:20 a.m., Jamestown - Marilyn Jean Martino, 21, of the 19600 block of Serrano Road, was booked on suspicion of harboring or aiding a felon to escape arrest after an arrest on Jacksonville Road.


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


8:11 a.m., Camp Connell - A lock to a store's door was broken on the 4000 block of Highway 4.

8:46 a.m., Valley Springs - Fuel was stolen on the Mulford Court.

9:34 a.m., Valley Springs - Petty theft occurred on Brooks Road.

11:35 a.m., San Andreas - A burglary in progress was reported on the 600 block of Mountain Ranch Road.

4:22 p.m., Murphys - A burglary of a vehicle occurred on El Camino Casale.

4:57 p.m., Angels Camp - A person appeared to be driving under the influence on South Main Street.

5:07 p.m., San Andreas - A suspicious person was reported at Mountain Ranch Road and East St. Charles Street.

7:48 p.m., Valley Springs - A theft occurred on the 200 block of Highway 12.

10:48 p.m., West Point - A father and son were fighting and had been drinking. An arrest was made.

11:32 p.m., Arnold - Two men were driving a quad and pulling a trailer with a safe on it on the 1600 block of Highway 4. An arrest was made.


1:45 a.m., Angels Camp - A woman thought she saw someone in her yard on Dogtown Road.

1:55 a.m., Arnold - A man was covered in mud on Pine Drive and Country Club Drive and declined to state how he got that way. An arrest was made.

5:45 a.m., San Andreas - A suspicious person seen on Highway 49.

Felony bookings


4:20 p.m., San Andreas - Tina Marie Lindow, 30, of the 4300 block of Valley Springs, was booked on suspicion of possessing, manufacturing or selling a short barrel shotgun after an arrest on the 700 block of Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas.