News of record for May 21, 2003

May 20, 2003 11:00 pm


6:28 a.m., Sonora — A 53-year-old Galt man was booked on a warrant charging him with lewd acts on a child, possession of a short-barreled shotgun and possession of a firearm. He was brought to the county jail from the Shasta County Jail and remained in custody this morning in lieu of $40,000 bail.

6:18 p.m., Quail Hollow — Robert Santorelli Jr., 38, 20200 block of Sparrow Lane, Sonora, booked on suspicion of battery causing serious injury after an arrest at his home. He was released after posting $5,000 bail.


2:05 a.m., Cedar Ridge — A 46-year-old man booked on suspicion of felony spousal battery after arrest at his home. He remained in custody this morning in lieu of $35,000 bail.

Sonora police reports


8:51 a.m., miscellaneous complaint — A woman said she saw a man put trash illegally into a business's trash bin on the 800 block of Mono Way.

1:18 p.m., assault — A hospital emergency room employee said a man there was the victim of an assault.

7:36 p.m., harassment — A man said he was harassed by three people who followed him home from work.

8:25 p.m., public intoxication — A 22-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication on South Green and Linoberg streets.


Injury ......................... 0

Non-injury ................ 6


3:15 p.m., Twain Harte area — A vehicle fire was reported on Highway 108 at Tuolumne Road North. The 1987 Subaru GL belongs to Jill Agart of Mi-Wuk Village. The fire was caused by an overheated engine. Damage was estimated at $2,000. Twain Harte Community Services District Fire Department and California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection responded.


Sheriff's reports


8:29 a.m., Burson — A vehicle parked on the 5800 block of Highway 12 was vandalized.

9:32 a.m., Angels Camp — A wallet was stolen from an unlocked car parked at Glory Hole Marina at New Melones Reservoir.

12:26 p.m., San Andreas — A woman was said to be yelling as she walked away from the Government Center on the 700 block of Mountain Ranch Road.

7:07 p.m., Jenny Lind — A man on the 11000 block of Milton Road said his landlord booby-trapped the entrance to the man's house by putting cactuses all around so the man would have to step on them.

7:18 p.m., Copperopolis — A weed mower was stolen from a garage on the 5200 block of Buckboard Road.