News of Record for Aug. 1, 2014

Union Democrat staff

TUOLUMNE COUNTY

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:

WEDNESDAY

7:22 a.m., patrol activity - A diesel truck with loud exhaust drives on Lyons Bald Mountain Road every morning.

8:42 a.m., child abuse - A grandfather on Old Wards Ferry Road spanked his grandson on the "buttocks."

2:21 p.m., disorderly conduct - A grandma on Greenley Road said her 24-year-old grandson threw things and yelled profanities.

9:01 p.m., reckless driving - People at a Sanguinetti Road parking lot played tug-of-war in their trucks.

The Sheriff's Office reported the following:

WEDNESDAY

11:09 a.m., Jamestown - A man on a bicycle on Eighth Street swerved into the street lanes because he was tired from riding his bike "all day."

3:06 p.m., Sonora area - A child on Fairview Lane burned his arm on a BBQ.

5:42 p.m., Sonora area - A woman on Sirus Mine Lane believed someone picked fruit from a tree in her yard.

6:17 p.m., Jamestown - A man on Tulloch Dam Road accidentally drove into a gate.

6:48 p.m., Sonora area - A woman on Olds Wards Ferry Road said she could not stand the heat.

8:39 p.m., Columbia - A man on Parrotts Ferry Road screamed at someone who trimmed a woman's bushes.

8:57 p.m., Sonora area - A woman on Conklin Trail said someone else had a "personal" video she sent to her boyfriend.

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

WEDNESDAY

2:29 p.m., Sonora - Patrick Hofmann, 39, of the 31800 block of Highway 108, Strawberry, was booked after an arrest on the 300 block of South Washington Street.

CALAVERAS COUNTY

The Sheriff's Office reported the following:

WEDNESDAY

11:36 a.m., Burson - Someone on Highway 12 shot a nursery window with a BB gun.

12:35 p.m., San Andreas - Someone on Howell Road stole recycle materials.

2:01 p.m., San Andreas - A child on Wimbledon Drive called 911 and said "I called someone!"

11:03 p.m., San Andreas - A man on Gold Oak Road accidentally shot himself in the hand.

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