Union Democrat staff


The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


12:03 a.m., vandalism - Someone broke out a window at a school on South Barretta Street.

12:22 a.m., fraudulent activities - A woman on Greenley Road said several of her checks were written without her permission.

The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


9:29 a.m., Sonora area - A woman on Crystal Falls Drive West said a bicycle "showed up" in her driveway.

10:30 a.m., Soulsbyville - A man on Keith Court said his friend was insane and needed "mental help."

12:11 a.m., Jamestown - A woman on Ranch Road asked for advice about a "fraud" issue between her and her estranged husband.

2:50 p.m., Crystal Falls - A woman on Smokey River Drive said a man sent her harassing text messages and showed up at her house uninvited. He told deputies he agreed to "never contact her again."

5:29 p.m., Groveland - A car on Old Highway 120 caused a 40-car line-up behind them from driving too slow. Deputies confirmed that the driver was a French tourist and was "scared of the mountain road."

10:49 p.m., Sonora Meadows - A man on East Brookside Drive punched his sister in the face.


6:20 a.m., Twain Harte - A man on Tuolumne Road North woke up and found his vehicle missing.


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


1:50 p.m., Sonora - Verlon Dwayne Hendrix, 56, of the 11000 block of Smith Station Road, was booked after an arrest on Stockton Road and Bradford Street.

Felony bookings


10:57 p.m., Sonora area - Klinton Allen Gregson, 35, of the 16600 block of Sparrow Hawk Lane, was booked on suspicion of receiving stolen property after an arrest on Sylva Lane.

3:34 p.m., Sonora - Lisa Lynn Beaty, 34, Tuolumne County Jail inmate, was booked on suspicion of drug possession and misdemeanor destroying evidence and being under the influence of drugs after an arrest at the jail.

9:27 p.m., Columbia - Sallie Faith Warner, 19, of an unknown address, was booked on suspicion of drug possession after an arrest on the 11500 block of Yankee Hill Road.

Calaveras County Sheriff's logs were unavailable.