Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


12:41 p.m., Arnold - A radio and purse were stolen out of a car parked on Jenny Lind Court.

1:23 p.m., Valley Springs - A burglary was reported on Goggin Street.

1:31 p.m., Valley Springs - Identity theft was reported on Gabor Street.

4:39 p.m., West Point - A petty theft occurred at a mobile home park on Stanley Road.

10:18 p.m., Valley Springs - A citizen reported juveniles with fireworks on Highway 26.

Felony bookings

No bookings


The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


7:57 a.m., found property - Someone found miscellaneous items of mail on Dodge Lane.

9:28 a.m., theft - A woman on South Washington Street filed a theft report after she didn't receive a device she ordered from her phone company. The shipping company confirmed the delivery of the device, so her phone company asked her to file the report.

1:17 p.m., suspicious circumstances - Someone found livestock bones on West Stockton Road.

1:40 p.m., fight - Someone reported a fight between two men at Greenley Road and Delnero Drive. Officers spoke with both men and determined it was only a minor altercation. No further action was necessary.

1:49 p.m., theft - A woman said she left medication at a residence on Summit Avenue she stayed at in December, but it was gone when she went to retrieve it.

3:57 p.m., assault - A man staying at a lodge on West Stockton Road reported that he had been assaulted in his room and asked the lobby to call police. Officers later located the alleged suspect, who was released due to conflicting statements. A complaint is being forwarded to the Tuolumne County District Attorney's Office for possible charges.

12:43 a.m., suspicious circumstances - The Tuolumne County Sheriff's Office advised Sonora Police of a complaint it received regarding a person dumping trash behind a business on Sanguinetti Road. An officer responded and checked the area, but the suspect was gone.

The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


9:02 a.m., Mi-Wuk Village - Someone said a neighbor stole firewood from a house on Crossley Way. The dispute was resolved while deputies were en route to the scene.

9:59 a.m., Soulsbyville - A woman on Carne Richards Road said an unknown person used her information to receive medical services from Sutter Health in Sacramento and the bill was recently sent to a collections agency.

10:53 a.m., Sonora area - People rummaged through donated items in a box on Mono Way.

11:27 a.m., Twain Harte - Someone on Fuller Road reported the alteration of two checks.

11:47 a.m., Sonora area - Someone found a working Bose clock radio with CD player hidden underneath some trees at Joshua Way and Caleb Cout and dropped it off at the Sheriff's Office.

1:53 p.m., Sonora area - A man walked around a neighborhood and informed people he was a sex offender living in the area. A resident on Geraldine Circle was concerned the man was casing the area.

2:09 p.m., Jamestown - A man stole two signed checks on Seco Street.

2:44 p.m, Columbia - Someone reported the theft of mail on Rambler Road. Some of the mail was returned by Sonora Police officers.

4:21 p.m., Sonora area - The rear license plate was stolen off a vehicle at a dealership on Mono Way.

4:57 p.m., Sonora area - A woman accused a man, who lives with his mother on Toyon Way, of doing methamphetamine on a daily basis and was concerned for his mother's well-being. Dispatchers noted the woman sounded like she had been drinking. A sheriff's deputy conducted a welfare check on the residence, and a man answered the door wearing a woman's dress. He invited the deputy inside and introduced the deputy to his mother. She appeared fine and nothing suspicious was found inside the residence.

6:02 p.m., Groveland - A 53-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication at Highway 120 and Ferretti Road.

9:33 p.m., Tuolumne - A 62-year-old man was detained on suspicion of public intoxication on Carter Street.

10:49 p.m., Columbia - A man on Bald Mountain Road North said he's been continuously burglarized and found people on his property harassing him. The man also talked about drones and classified information, and became agitated after being asked when he last slept. He eventually hung up on the dispatcher.

Felony bookings


11:03 a.m., Sonora - Edward Stephan Greenberg, 47, of the 200 block of Greenley Road, was booked on suspicion of burglary and committing a felony while out on bail, after an arrest on the 600 block of South Washington Street.

2:25 p.m., Sonora - Katrina Marie Guthrey, 23, no permanent residence, was booked on suspicion of petty theft with a prior jail term for the same offense, after an arrest at South Washington and Theall streets.

5:40 p.m., Sonora - Armando Rodolfo Gonzalez, 19, no permanent residence, was booked on suspicion of drug possession, after an arrest at the Tuolumne County Jail.