News of Record for June 13, 2014

Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


11:30 a.m., San Andreas - A white van with a female driver seemed to be hanging out in random places on Highway 49.

11:55 a.m., Valley Springs - A Quail Court resident's name was forged on a document.

4:02 p.m., Sheep Ranch - Someone at Avery Sheep Ranch Road returned to a business after he was "banned."

6:48 p.m, Valley Springs - Suspicious people came to a door and seemed to look inside a Sequoia Avenue shouse.

8:32 p.m., Valley Springs - A vehicle on Anderson Street and Westhill Road was doing "doughnuts" in a residential area.

9:22 p.m., Avery - Someone on Blackbird Lane saw a man hiding in the bushes.

10:50 p.m., Valley Springs - Someone on St. Petersburg Road lost a necklace with a ring that had "much sentimental value" at a graduation.


2:07 a.m., Valley Springs - A disagreement that "included throwing tuna fish" was reported at a Sequoia Avenue mobile home park.

Felony bookings


1:50 p.m., San Andreas - Joseph Theodore White, 50, of the 600 block of Stanislaus Avenue, Angels Camp, was booked on suspicion of receiving stolen property after an arrest on the first block of West St. Charles Street.


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


2:07 a.m., Arnold - Ian Dodge Aiton, 23, of the 2100 block of Mitchell Drive, was booked after an arrest at Country Club and El Dorado drives.

10:45 p.m., Angels Camp - Brian James Lujan, 27, of the 300 block of Reeds Turnpike, Copperopolis, was booked after an arrest on the 600 block of Stanislaus Avenue.


The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


10:18 a.m., reckless driving - Someone on Hospital Road tailgated another driver.

1:20 p.m., traffic accidents - A woman on Mono Way said her car was rear-ended.

1:57 p.m., parking - A parked car blocked a driveway on Cottage Court.

4:50 p.m., theft - A man was arrested after attempting to walk out of a Sanguinetti Road store wearing a pair of black and orange shoes he did not pay for.

The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


8:49 a.m., Sonora area - Rats and mice have become a health hazard because "hundreds" of bags of trash was dumped at a vacant Sommette Drive residence.

9:12 a.m., Columbia - A man on South Airport Road said his neighbor dumps his mail on the ground and fills the mailbox with complaints about his dog.

11:19 a.m., Jamestown - A woman on Chicken Ranch Road was concerned for her sister, who often argues with her husband.

12:38 p.m., Sonora area - Someone threatened to cut an Allison Way man's head off "in the name of Allah."

9:30 p.m., Tuolumne - A man on Tuolumne Road beat up his brother-in-law because he allegedly beats on his dogs.

Felony bookings


3: 58 p.m., Twain Harte - Jacob Austin Williams, 19, of the 2200 block of Shasta Drive, Martinez, was booked on suspicion of molestation and contributing to the delinquency of a minor after an arrest on Highway 108 at Twain Harte Drive.

5:18 p.m., Sonora - Ashlan Michael Hall, 24, transient, was booked on suspicion of probation violation, petty theft with a prior, and misdemeanor trespassing after an arrest on the 1100 block of Sanguinetti Road.

10:06 p.m., Jamestown - Grady Allen Pinkevich, 36, of the 17200 block of Jeanese Drive, was booked on suspicion of crimes against an elder or dependent and battery after an arrest at his home.

10:34 p.m., Jamestown - Jacinto Medina-Palacios, 24, of an unknown Modesto address, was booked on suspicion of drug and stolen weapon possession, possession of a concealed firearm and misdemeanor permitting another person to bring a firearm in a vehicle after an arrest on the 16900 block of Chicken Ranch Road.

10:34 p.m., Jamestown - Jose Luis Hernandez Ramirez, 32, of an unknown address in Turlock, was booked on suspicion of illegal entry, possession of a concealed weapon, drugs and a stolen firearm after an arrest on the 16900 block of Chicken Ranch Road.


12:26 a.m., Sonora - Alexander Ricardo Gonzalez, 19, of the 100 block of South Shepherd Street, was booked on suspicion of child endangerment and misdemeanor driving under the influence after an arrest on the 200 block of South Shepherd Street.


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


8:11 p.m., Twain Harte - Larry Joseph Lorenzetti, 62, of the 29600 block of Kerns Drive, Cold Springs, was booked after an arrest on Twain Harte Drive at East Avenue.

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