News of Record for July 25, 2014

By Union Democrat staff July 25, 2014 04:00 pm

TUOLUMNE COUNTY 

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:

WEDNESDAY

8:21 a.m., lost and found — Someone found a folding chair at a park on South Washington Street. 

12:07 p.m., animal complaints — Someone at a Mono Way restaurant said they saw a transient with an “extremely malnourished” pitbull. 

3:35 p.m., suspicious circumstances — A man at a Sanguinetti Road parking lot “huffed” something from a blue can and screamed.

5:55 p.m., theft — Someone at a Sanguinetti Road store saw a woman steal clothing. She was arrested.

7:17 p.m., theft — A dog was stolen from a residence on Ash Street.

9:04 p.m., suspicious circumstances — A woman on East Lyons Street said she was hit by a tennis ball.

9:20 p.m., reckless driving — Someone on Mono Way followed a possible drunk driver until officers arrived. A traffic stop was made and the driver was not drunk. 

11:26 p.m., obstructing justice — Someone on East Lyons Street said they heard a window break and people being loud. Officers on scene released a 15-year-old to probation and returned “several other” kids to their parents. 

The Sheriff’s Office reported the following:

WEDNESDAY

10:32 a.m., Columbia — A gun on Gunsight Road West was stolen. 

12:49 p.m., Columbia — A  woman on South Airport Road was admonished for making repeated reports of missing medication after she said someone stole her pain medication. 

3:48 p.m., Groveland — A man on White Gulch Road said a suspicious man came to his home and tried to sell him meat. 

3:55 p.m., Sonora area — A man at a Wards Ferry Road mobile home park said someone “keeps borrowing” his golf cart battery. 

11:28 p.m., Sonora — A woman at a Stockton Road grocery store told a deputy she did not want to go home because her roommate was “belligerent and bipolar.” 

THURSDAY

1:30 a.m., Sonora area — A woman on Tuolumne and Aarondale roads flagged down a deputy and said she was intoxicated and left a party because her husband flirted and she was jealous.  

Felony bookings

WEDNESDAY

4:41 p.m., Sonora — Brook Lea Walsh, 34, of the 600 block of Lyons Street, was booked on suspicion of violation of probation and burglary after an arrest on the 600 block of South Washington Street. 

6:38 p.m. Jamestown — Rick Alan Christiansen, 48, transient, was booked on suspicion of burglary, assault, making criminal threats, crimes against an elder or dependent, and misdemeanor vandalism after an arrest on the 10700 block of Wigwam Road.

Arrests

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

WEDNESDAY

12:30 a.m., Groveland — Caroline Lyla-Grace Nelson, 30, of an unknown address in Murphys, was booked after an arrest on the 19600 block of Chamberlain Court.

9:10 a.m., Sonora area — Edward Francis Gomes, 60, of the 2500 block of Teresa Court, Turlock, was booked after an arrest on Highway 120 at Keystone Ranch. 

CALAVERAS COUNTY

The Sheriff’s Office reported the following:

WEDNESDAY

9:10 a.m., San Andreas — Someone at a behavioral health center on Mountain Ranch Road misdialed 911. 

11:10 a.m., Bear Valley — A deputy checked a reported explosion on Aspen Lane to make sure it was done in a safe and legal manner. 

11:31 a.m., Burson — Someone on Stone Lane saw a person and their horse staying at an “uninhabitable” residence. 

1:03 p.m. San Andreas — Someone at a behavioral health center on Mountain Ranch Road misdialed 911. 

3:19 p.m., Sheep Ranch — Someone on Armstrong Road said “some jerk” hit them. 

6:22 p.m., Valley Springs — An “unknown” white van was reported on Partridge Court. 

8:42 p.m., Valley Springs — Someone on Vista Del Lago Drive said children at a nearby lot rode skateboards and talked loudly. 

9:25 p.m., Copperopolis — Someone on Morado Circle saw a “trespasser” steal fruit off a neighbor’s trees. 

THURSDAY

12:51 p.m., Angels Camp — Four men on skateboards were being loud in front of a house on Baker Street.

Felony bookings

WEDNESDAY

4:36 p.m., Sheep Ranch — Tracey Ranae Parker, 36, of the 12000 block of Armstrong Road, was booked on suspicion of assault, and misdemeanor disorderly conduct with alcohol, after an arrest at her home. 

10:18 p.m., Valley Springs — Steven Hedrick, 31, of the 21500 block of Crestview Drive, Sonora, was booked on suspicion of drug possession for sale, evading police, and misdemeanor resisting arrest after an arrest on Highway 49 at Highway 12. 

THURSDAY

1:30 a.m., San Andreas — Michelle Elaine Smith, 33, of the first block of West St. Charles Street, was booked on suspicion of drug possession and misdemeanor being under the influence of drugs after an arrest on Pope and Treat streets. 

Arrests

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

WEDNESDAY

1:58 p.m., San Andreas — Nichole Reanna Morse Clarke, 32, of the 400 block of Foothill Court, was booked after an arrest on Pope Street.