News of record for February 4, 2013

Written by Union Democrat staff February 05, 2013 01:40 pm

TUOLUMNE COUNTY

The Sheriff’s Office reported the following:

FRIDAY

7:50 a.m., Sonora area — A mailbox appeared to be run over by a vehicle and was lying on the ground on the 17900 block of Old Wards Ferry Road.

8:58 a.m., Tuolumne — Identity theft was reported on the 18100 block of Mount Eaton Road.

10:25 a.m., Sonora area — A man was advised that he would be charged with intimidating a witness if he did not stop calling a woman on the 19300 block of Susan Way.

4:07 p.m., Jamestown — A woman said her ex-girlfriend harassed her. They have had an ongoing dispute over a bird.

6:35 p.m., Twain Harte — A man opened the door of his home on the 22400 block of Twain Harte Drive and had a gun pointed at him. The man with the gun took off after the homeowner told him to leave.

11:01 p.m., Jamestown — A man was driving slowly near Main and Willow streets and waiving a machete out the window.

SATURDAY

12:04 a.m., Tuolumne — A man broke the window to a woman’s residence on the 18400 block of Tuolumne Road and assaulted her. She provided suspect information.

8:42 a.m., Columbia — Tools were stolen from a shed on the 22400 block of South Airport Road.

11:55 a.m., East Sonora — Two men were fighting at a coin laundry on the 14700 block of Mono Way.

12:42 p.m., Sonora area — Vehicle registration paperwork was stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 20400 block of Nashua Road. Two other cars in the neighborhood were also rifled through.

12:56 p.m., Sonora area — A purse was stolen from a vehicle on the 20400 block of Nikki Court. 

1:06 p.m., Twain Harte — A man was asking kids at Eproson Park if they wanted to smoke marijuana.

1:08 p.m., Groveland — A man’s truck and tools were stolen on the 19100 block of Raboul Court.

2:13 p.m., Twain Harte — Men were fighting behind a business on the 23000 block of Joaquin Gully Road.

SUNDAY

6:06 a.m., Jamestown — A man rolled his car at Highway 108 and Green Springs Road but was not injured.

8:09 a.m., Sonora area — An air compressor was stolen on the 20200 block of Jamestown Road.

11:16 a.m., Sonora area — A residence on the 19900 block of Rough and Ready Trail was burglarized.

12:52 p.m., Jamestown — Someone broke a window at Jamestown Elementary School with a rock.

2:27 p.m., Tuolumne — A woman was lying on the ground at Tuolumne and Hayden roads and a man with a bloody face was standing near her. They were gone when deputies arrived. 

5 p.m., Groveland — Trash from a suspected meth lab was found at Highway 120 and Deer Flat Road. 

11:21 p.m., East Sonora — A man’s cell phone was stolen while he was at his girlfriend’s house on the 14500 block of Lolly Lane.

Felony bookings

SATURDAY

2:24 p.m., Sonora area — Marie Antoinette Oliver, 34, of the 20700 block of Lyons Bald Mountain Road, was booked on suspicion of first degree burglary, check fraud and a misdemeanor charge of making a false crime report after an arrest in Sonora.

SUNDAY

12:01 a.m., Jamestown — Troy Kelly Spirk, 41, of the 17800 block of Our Lane, Sonora, was booked on suspicion of carrying a concealed dirk or dagger and a misdemeanor trespassing charge after an arrest on the 18300 block of Highway 108. 

3:24 a.m., Jamestown — Robert Leroy Kurts, 45, of the 18100 block of Sleepy Hallow Road, Sonora, was booked on suspicion of possession of drugs and a misdemeanor charge of obstructing a public officer after an arrest at Highway 108 and Victoria Way.

Arrests

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

FRIDAY

5:43 p.m., Twain Harte — Stephen James Rubald, 59, of the 6000 block of Land Park Drive, Sacramento, was booked on suspicion of riding a motorized scooter while under the influence of alcohol or drugs after an arrest at Fuller Road and Meadow Lane.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:

FRIDAY

9:29 a.m., disorderly conduct — Two men were protesting in front of the main post office on South Washington Street and refusing to leave. An officer responded, and they agreed to leave the area.

1:20 p.m., found property — A wallet found in a parking lot on Mono Way was returned to its owner.

8:29 p.m., vandalism — A car was keyed in a parking lot on Sanguinetti Road between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

SATURDAY

11:05 a.m., traffic violations — A 50-year-old man was cited on suspicion of driving without a license, registration and insurance.

4:27 p.m., reckless driving — A man was driving erratically and hit trees on Mono Way.

5:27 p.m., reckless driving — A driver crossed into oncoming traffic on Mono Way and almost caused a collision.

7:17 p.m., traffic violation — A 64-year-old woman was cited on suspicion of driving without a license on South Stewart Street.

10:45 p.m., traffic violation — A 39-year-old woman was cited on suspicion of driving without a license on South Stewart Street.

10:55 p.m., vehicle theft — A Honda motorized scooter was stolen on Olive Street.

SUNDAY

2:08 p.m., drugs — Two people riding a bicycle on Columbia Way appeared to be under the influence. Police were unable to locate them.

2:40 p.m., drugs — Three juveniles were smoking marijuana on Alpine Lane and left before police arrived.

2:47 p.m., domestic violence — A 39-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of battery, violation of a protective order, obstructing a public officer and being under the influence of drugs after arguing with a woman in a business on the 100 block of Old Wards Ferry Road. The man also had warrants out of Tuolumne and San Luis Obispo counties.

4:21 p.m., burglary — The laundry room of an apartment complex on the 200 block of Greenley Road was burglarized.

5:11 p.m., fight — A man and his father were counseled after arguing at a business on the 1100 block of Sanguinetti Road.

6:21 p.m., theft — A 31-year-old man was cited on suspicion of petty theft after he was reported panhandling on the 600 block of South Washington Street.

6:51 p.m., sexual assault — A woman said man attempted to sexually assault her inside of her apartment on Greenley Road. He left before police arrived.

7:49 p.m., public intoxication — A 21-year-old man was booked on suspicion of public intoxication after an arrest on School Street.

8:12 p.m., traffic accident — A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle on Mono Way and transported to Sonora Regional Medical Center with injuries.

9:13 p.m., vandalism — A trailer was tipped over on South Stewart Street. The Sonora Fire Department cleaned up leaking fluid and Public Works was called to clean up the wreckage.

CALAVERAS COUNTY

FRIDAY

7:57 a.m., San Andreas — A dirt bike was stolen out of a shed on Highway 49.

8:03 a.m., Campo Seco — A pump house on Campo Seco Road was burglarized.

9:08 a.m., San Andreas — License plate tags were taken from vehicles in a parking lot on East Saint Charles Street.

12:59 p.m., Arnold — Furniture was dumped on the side of the road at Highway 49 and Upper Moran Road.

3:08 p.m., Copperopolis — A deadbolt to a building on Egan Street was broken.

3:23 p.m., Copperopolis — Road rage between two motorcyclists was reported on Reeds Turnpike. The fight was only verbal.

3:35 p.m., San Andreas — A student was cited on suspicion of being under the influence at Calaveras River Academy.

6:27 p.m., Burson — Two people were arrested on local warrants after arguing on Stedman Ranch Road.

9:08 p.m., Valley Springs — A fight was reported on Baldwin Street.

10:40 p.m., Murphys — A public intoxication arrest was made on the 100 block of Highway 4.

SATURDAY

7:53 a.m., West Point — A phone scam was reported on Centennial Mine Road.

10:52 a.m., Angels Camp — Someone was taking metal from an area on Highway 49.

12:26 p.m., Arnold — A residence on Lightning Lane was burglarized.

1:17 p.m., Murphys — A barbecue was stolen from a wine tasting room on Main Street.

1:53 p.m., Wilseyville — A residence on North Railroad Flat Road was burglarized.

3:06 p.m., Valley Springs — A boy was throwing a football at a small dog tied to steps on Daphne Street. 

6:55 p.m., Valley Springs — A naked man was walking along Country View Drive.

10:21 p.m., Arnold — An attempted break-in was reported on Grenoble Drive.

11:25 p.m., Angels Camp — A white SUV was driving recklessly on Highway 4.

SUNDAY

12:01 a.m., Mokelumne Hill — A blue pickup truck was driving recklessly at Highway 49 and Lombardi Drive.

6:56 a.m., Burson — A car hit a tree in the roadway at Highway 12 and Burson Road.

11:33 a.m., Arnold — A residence on Lakemont Drive was burglarized.

1:17 p.m., Arnold — Someone attempted to break into a residence on Lakemont Drive.

1:18 p.m., Arnold — A residence was burglarized on Lakemont Drive.

4:23 p.m., Valley Springs — An arrest was made on a local warrant after a residential alarm was tripped on Kirby Street.

4:38 p.m., Arnold — A residence on Grenoble Drive was burglarized.

Felony bookings

FRIDAY

3:10 a.m., San Andreas — Dustin James Pruden, 26, of the 400 block of North Main Street, Angels Camp, was booked on suspicion of battery with serious bodily injury and a misdemeanor charge of violating a protective order after an arrest on Gold Strike Road.

7:39 p.m., Burson — Jacqueline Ann Rosofsky, 31, of the 11900 block of Brandy Lane, was booked on suspicion of violation of probation after an arrest at her home.

7:39 p.m., Burson — Tamara Marie Sutton, 45, of the 11200 block of Steadman Ranch Road, was booked on suspicion of violation of probation and a misdemeanor charge of possession of drug paraphernalia after an arrest on the 11900 block of Brandy Lane.

SATURDAY

1:12 a.m., Angels Camp — James Daniel West, 45, of an unknown address in Angels Camp, was booked on suspicion of violation of probation after an arrest on the 900 block of Crystal Street.

1:31 a.m., Murphys — David Bruce Orvis, 24, of the 2500 block of Ruth Lane, Arnold, was booked on suspicion of possession of drugs, bringing drugs into a jail, possession of ammunition by a prohibited person and misdemeanor drug charges after an arrest on the 400 block of Main Street.

11:39 p.m., Wilseyville — Anthony David Herrera Jr., 31, of the 13600 block of Foothill Pines Court, Pine Grove, was booked on suspicion of threatening crime with intent to terrorize and a misdemeanor charge of drunk and disorderly conduct after an arrest on the 4000 block of Blagen Boulevard.

SUNDAY

12:53 a.m., Sonora area — John Michael Souza, 27, of the 90 block of Meadowview Court, Arnold, was booked on suspicion of inflicting corporal injury on a spouse or cohabitant after an arrest at a hotel on the 300 block of Washington Street.

1:06 a.m., San Andreas — Dale Allen James, 46, of the 4200 block of Mountain Ranch Road, was booked on suspicion of inflicting corporal injury on a spouse or cohabitant after an arrest at his home.

Arrests

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

SATURDAY

3:40 p.m., Wallace — Keith Eugene Beatham, 54, of the 7600 block of Ospital Road, Valley Springs, was booked after an arrest on Highway 12, east of Wards Avenue.