News of record for July 3, 2013

Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Department reported the following:


8:14 a.m., Vallecito - A man was in the roadway screaming and yelling on Parrotts Ferry Road.

9:30 a.m., San Andreas - A man was arrested on a warrant at the Calaveras County Jail.

9:55 a.m., Valley Springs - A separating couple had an argument that included a property dispute on Lazer Court.

11:34 a.m., Angels Camp - A woman was seen slumped or asleep over her steering wheel at Highway 4 and Stallion Way.

11:47 a.m., San Andreas - Three counterfeit bills were passed at a business on the 400 block of West St. Charles Street.

12:26 p.m., Vallecito - A man was banging on someone's door on Main Street. He had been seen before.

1:42 p.m., Arnold - A residence was broken into on Patricia Lane.

2:49 p.m., San Andreas - Two men were sitting in a car all day and watching a new building on Toma Court.

5:04 p.m., Copperopolis - An assault occurred on Morado Circle.

6:44 p.m., Vallecito - A man was walking in peoples' yards at Main Street and Angels Road.

6:48 p.m., Vallecito - An arrest was made on a local warrant.

7:54 p.m., Wallace - Someone assaulted someone on Highway 12, then drove south.

8:09 p.m., Copperopolis - A man said someone "tried to run him down" On Oak Wood Court

9:22 p.m., Copperopolis - A fake $20 bill was used at a business on the 100 block of Reeds Turnpike.

9:27 p.m., San Andreas - A woman saw a truck parked in her driveway for the last 30 minutes on Mountain Ranch Road.

9:59 p.m., Valley Springs - Someone committed domestic violence then ran away on Myrtle Street.

10:58 p.m., West Point - A man was tailgated and followed by a woman revving her engine 30 minutes ago on Bald Mountain Road.


12:49 a.m., Mountain Ranch - Someone believes people were walking on his or her roof on Michel Road.

8:07 a.m., Arnold - A house was burglarized within the last few days on Patricia Lane.

9:26 a.m., Valley Springs - A woman was causing a "huge disturbance" at a business on Nove Way.

10:39 a.m., Arnold - An arrest was made on warrants at Highway 4 and Pine Drive.

1:17 p.m., Murphys - A man was throwing things around on Nickerson Lane.

1:50 p.m., Valley Springs - Someone was threatened with a knife on Gabor Street.

2:10 p.m., Angels Camp - Someone was arrested for public intoxication at South Main Street and Murphys Grade Road.

3:55 p.m., San Andreas - A disturbance was called in from a business on East St. Charles Street.

4:19 p.m., Burson - Someone was cited for driving through an orchard near Hillvale Drive.

5:20 p.m., Murphys - There was an argument on Nickerson Lane.

5:46 p.m., San Andreas - An argument occurred on Toyanza Court.

6:05 p.m., Murphys - Someone was arrested for public intoxication on Nickerson Lane.

7:53 p.m., San Andreas - There was an argument at a business on Mountain Ranch Road.

10:40 p.m., Angels Camp - A disturbance occurred on Tuolumne Avenue.


1:23 a.m., Valley Springs - Suspicious circumstances were reported about a party on Baldwin Street.

4:24 a.m., Valley Springs - Gunshots or fireworks were heard near Baldwin Street.

4:45 a.m., West Point - The back door of a business on West Point Pioneer Road was pried open.

9:22 a.m., San Andreas - A citation was issued after a disturbance on Calaveritas Road.

11:09 a.m., Murphys - The outside of a building was vandalized the night before on the 100 block of Main Street.

11:13 a.m., Murphys - Lightbulbs were taken out and smashed on the patio and some tablecloths were burned at a business on the 300 block of Main Street.

12:11 p.m., Tamarack - Someone dumped yard waste on Alpine Vista.

1:17 p.m., San Andreas - Two people were arrested on out of county warrants at Calaveritas and Mountain Ranch roads.

2:32 p.m., San Andreas - A suspicious person was reported on the 1400 block of Gold Hunter Road.

2:36 p.m., Arnold - Someone was arrested for public intoxication on Pine Drive.

7:27 p.m., Murphys - Someone damaged property on the 300 block of Main Street with a brick.

7:52 p.m., San Andreas - A man scaled a fence and ran between buildings on East Saint Charles Street.

9:03 p.m., Angels Camp - Someone is refusing to leave on Murphys Grade Road.

9:43 p.m., Hathaway Pines - Someone was banging on a woman's windows on Horseshoe Drive.

9:54 p.m., Valley Springs - Someone heard gunshots near Barbour Road.

10:27 p.m., West Point - A woman was in an argument with her ex-boyfriend n Pine Street.

10:27 p.m., San Andreas - An argument occurred on Pope Street.


12:02 a.., Hathaway Pines - There was an argument Hillcrest Drive and Cedar Drive.

7:01 a.m., Valley Springs - A man said his ex-wife signed his name on an insurance check on Cane Lane and cashed it.

9:56 a.m., Murphys - Someone stole a flag and damaged its supporting cable on Murphys Creek Road.

1:24 p.m., West Point - A man was walking with his pants down throwing "for sale" signs around on Rhoda Niderost Lane.

3:04 p.m., West Point - Theft occurred at Highway 26 and Winton Road.

3:54 p.m., Vallecito - A report was taken for a disturbance on East Saint Charles Street.

4:01 p.m., Arnold - A vacation home was broken into and tools stolen at an unknown time on Meadowview Road.

4:29 p.m., San Andreas - There was a combative elderly person at a business on the 700 block of Mountain Ranch Road.

9:25 p.m., Vallecito - Gunshots were heard near Parrotts Ferry Road and Main Street.

11:28 p.m., Mountain Ranch - There are people on a roof sawing, possibly trying to "saw the house in half," on Michel Road.

Felony bookings


9:15 p.m., Altaville - Sherry Ann Hoyle, 45, of the 300 block of Cypress Street, Lodi, was booked on suspicion of drug possession and misdemeanor being under the influence of drugs and possession of paraphernalia after an arrest at Highway 49 and Copello Drive.

9:15 p.m., Altaville - Elijah Richard Nhy, 24, of the 2500 block of Winchester Drive, Lodi, was booked on suspicion of drug possession and failure to appear in court on a felony charge after an arrest at Highway 49 and Copello Drive.

9:15 p.m., Altaville - Shawna Ritchie, 22, of the 300 block of Cypress Street, Lodi, was booked on suspicion of drug possession and misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia after an arrest at Highway 49 and Copello Drive.

9:15 p.m., Altaville - Matthew Joseph Rodgers, 30, of the 2900 block of Plymouth Court, Stockton, was booked on suspicion of drug possession and misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia after an arrest at Highway 49 and Copello Drive.


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

4 p.m., San Andreas - Thomas Craig Young, 39, of the 100 block of Washington Street, Fremont, was booked after an arrest on the 400 block of East St. Charles Street. He was also charged with misdemeanor disorderly conduct, being under the influence of drugs and driving without a license.


The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


6:25 a.m., theft - A purse was missing from an unlocked vehicle on Morning Star Drive. It was later found.

9:20 a.m., burglary - A burglary occurred on the 200 block of South Washington Street.

10:03 a.m., theft - A man was arrested for shoplifting at a business on the 1100 block of Sanguinetti Road.

5:52 p.m., theft - A man and woman were held for shoplifting, but released after no stolen goods were found in their car.

10:31 a.m. to 7:55 p.m., animal complaints - Six cases of animals in hot cars were called in. Police confirmed all the animals were OK.

The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


8:08 a.m., Jamestown area - A green Honda Civic was parked on Highway 120 and Jacksonville road for several days. A woman was crying in the car and Sunday the caller pulled up to get the license plate and saw a pit bull in the car.

9:09 a.m., Groveland - A man was threatened on the 12000 block of Breckenridge Road.

10:05 a.m., Twain Harte - A man was threatened on the 23200 block of Bluebird Hill Road.

11:38 a.m., East Sonora - A window was broken and a dirt bike was stolen from a locked garage on the 19900 block of Waif Mine Road.

12:11 p.m., Tuolumne - A woman was harassed over owed money on the 18400 block of Pine Street.

1:55 p.m., Twain Harte - A break-in was reported on the 23500 block of Middle Camp Road.

1:56 p.m., Jamestown - Medication was stolen on the 18300 block of Main Street.

2:12 p.m., Groveland - A grandmother said her grandson was out of control on the 12700 block of Hetch Hetchy Court.

2:21 p.m., Columbia - A woman saw someone speed by in a truck on her way home on the 23100 block of Columbia Way. She returned home to find her door open, but nothing gone as far as she could tell.

3:44 p.m., Strawberry - A man was threatened on the 33700 block of Upper Leland Road.

3:50 p.m., Sonora area - A credit card was fraudulently charged on the 14400 block of Kebra Lane.

4:06 p.m., Jamestown - Three dogs were in an enclosure in the sun with no food or water on the 12600 block of Algerine Road. One dog had puppies, which were all dead.

4:34 p.m., Long Barn - A man said he was shot two times in the back on the 2400 block of Highway 108. A second caller said she saw no blood or marks and thought he was having psychological problems. She said she would take him to the hospital.

4:45 p.m., Sonora - A man said a foster child from 13 years ago called and demanded $2,000 or he would make allegations against the man.

4:53 p.m., Jamestown - A woman kicked and punched another woman's car, in an attempt to fight her on the 8400 block of Old Melones Dam Road.

4:53 p.m., Cedar Ridge - A man stole a laptop that he said used to be his and stashed it in the bushes somewhere.

5:56 p.m., Jamestown - A man said his ex-wife is using his name to obtain a phone and credit card on the 18900 block of North Drive.

6:51 p.m., Jamestown - Two teenage boys were riding dirt bikes on private property at Shady Dawn Lane and Fernwood Drive. They agreed to stay off private property.

7:55 p.m., Sonora - Someone was trying to get into a house on 19300 block of Overlook Drive.

8:18 p.m., Sonora - A caller was concerned an argument was going to get physical on 22400 block of Colorado River Drive South.

10:01 p.m., Jamestown area - A man was assaulted Saturday night on the 14400 block of Tulloch Dam Road but didn't want to press charges.

10:25 p.m., Columbia - A caller said a group of people were taking parts off trucks, solar panels off a house and stealing electricity on the 27300 block of Italian Bar Road. The caller also said the people had "hacked" her cell phone and she was no longer able to make calls, and that they threatened to burn down her house.

11:11 p.m., Yosemite - A caller said her 45-year-old mother got into a vehicle with a stranger while the woman and the caller's father were at Yosemite National Park. The woman later came home.


2:10 a.m., Jamestown - Two men and one woman got out of a car carrying backpacks and flashlights on the on Fifth Avenue at Reservoir Road in Jamestown. A deputy was unable to find anybody in the area.

3:56 a.m., Columbia - A caller on the 22800 block of Gold Street said a 6-foot-tall man wearing a "funny looking tank top" was pounding on the door asking to use the phone. The caller did not open the door.

4:12 a.m., Sonora area - A caller said a man was passed out on the Wards Ferry Bridge.

5:59 a.m., Sonora - A caller on the 15100 block of Mountain Lily Road said a brown dog with a blue collar and two black dogs that previously had attacked his sheep were trying to get back on his property.

Felony bookings


3:02 a.m., Sonora - Jaylene Danielle Desambad, 21, of the 15500 block of Buena Vista Avenue, was booked on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance after an arrest on Stockton Road.

10:17 a.m., Sonora - Emmanuelle Felix, 26, of the 100 block of Hyde Street, San Francisco, was booked on suspicion of burglary after an arrest on Sanguinetti Road.


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

7:35 p.m., Sonora - Earl Douglas Geyer, 49, of the 21000 block of Old Sonora-Columbia Road, was booked after an arrest on South Washington Street.

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