Police Log: Alleged burglars leave as resident returns
by TP staff
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A resident living on the 100 block of East Clover Road returned to find two men leaving her home after an apparent burglary Friday, April 12.

She arrived home around 10:35 a.m. as the men were leaving westbound on Clover Road in a blue four-door sedan.

Her front door was kicked open and computers were stolen, according to the log. The men were described by the victim as Latino, with tan shorts and boots. The home was also reportedly burglarized in January.

Police were expected to file a report.

Tracy police received 595 calls for service Thursday, April 11, to Sunday, April 14. The following is a sample of those reports


1:48 a.m.: A 33-year-old man was arrested during a traffic stop in the area of Valpico Road and Tracy Boulevard for allegedly driving under the influence.

3:17 a.m.: Officers were called to the Best Buy Distribution Center, 2300 Chabot Court, for a man who allegedly drove his truck through a gate on the property. The log indicates that police used his license plate number to find the man's residence. He was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence.

5:07 p.m.: A 37-year-old woman was arrested on the 1700 block of Bessie Avenue for allegedly being intoxicated in public. She also had an outstanding warrant from Solano County.

5:53 p.m.: Employees at Safeway, 1801 W. 11th St., found a backpack with an undisclosed amount of marijuana. The owner was not located, and police are expected to file a report.


12:36 a.m.: Officers arrested a 28-year-old while responding to a call for loud music on the 1400 block of Cottonwood Drive. The man had an outstanding warrant for a battery charge.

1:05 p.m.: Police arrested a 22-year-old man during the service of a warrant on the 200 block of Tahoe Circle. He was wanted in Orange County.

6:24 p.m.: A 20-year-old girl was cited for shoplifting at Walmart, 3210 W. Grant Line Road. She was released after receiving the citation.

11:21 p.m.: Officers arrested a 21-year-old on the 500 block of Winston Court for allegedly driving under influence.


12:09 a.m.: Police received a call from a man who said he fell asleep while driving on the 11th Street exit from Interstate 205 and drove through a fence. The man said he woke up in a field and was able to drive home. He was unsure where he crashed because of the hour, but planned to return to the area during daylight, the log states.

5:24 p.m.: Fire crews were called to El Pescadero Park, 301 W. Grant Line Road, to wash away blood from an alleged dog fight that happened there earlier in the day. The blood was reportedly on a bench and on the grass.

6:43 p.m.: Officers arrested a 28-year-old man on drug-related charges during a traffic stop on the 3400 block of North Tracy Boulevard. The man was also arrested for two outstanding warrants for drug-related offenses.

9:49 p.m.: A group of teenagers was allegedly filming two girls who were fighting on the 2800 block of Naglee Road, near West Valley Mall. As several minutes, the group reportedly dispersed and ran toward the carnival at the mall.

10:48 p.m.: A resident living on the 2700 block of Magazine Lane requested extra patrols in the area because someone had allegedly rang her doorbell and left a bag of fish on the doorstep. The bag had a expletive written on it, the log notes.


2:20 a.m.: Police arrested a 29-year-old man for an outstanding warrant during a pedestrian stop in the area of East Street and Grant Line Road.

4:16 a.m.: A 35-year-old man was arrested during the search of a residence on the 1800 block of Foxwood Drive. It’s unclear in the log why police were searching the residence, and what charges were filed against the man.

• This column includes a sample of items as reported in the Tracy Police Department dispatcher’s daily log. Additional information is based on reports from officers and other law enforcement agencies. All those arrested are assumed innocent until proven guilty, and charges may have been dropped or added as of publication. To report information anonymously about a crime: Crime Stoppers, 831-6847.

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April 16, 2013
The men were described by the victim as Latino

It figures.

April 16, 2013
What do you mean by "It figures"? Would you like to explain?

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