Police Log: Woman calls police after man bangs on her door
by TP staff
May 24, 2012 | 2338 views | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend | print
A woman called to report a man was banging on her door on the 700 block of Traditions Court at 12:22 p.m. She said he rang her doorbell and returned a few minutes later, banging on the door. Police checked and found the man was gone, but a note was attached to the front door to notify the homeowner that her property had been purchased.

Tracy police received 168 calls for service Wednesday, May 23. The following is a sample of those calls.

6:20 a.m.: A man told police someone broke into his car on the 2100 block of Wynngate Court.

7:08 a.m.: A car parked in a garage was burglarized on the 2600 block of Redbridge Road.

8:28 a.m.: Graffiti was found on sound walls near Alegre Drive and Corral Hollow Road; Linne and Corral Hollow roads; Lakeview Drive and Valpico Road; and on a wall at Jack Fisher Park, 561 Tennis Lane.

8:37 a.m.: Graffiti was found throughout Don Cose Park, 1780 Whirlaway Lane. Police reported graffiti on the wall, wood fences, tables and benches.

11:03 a.m.: A storage unit was broken into at Extra Space Storage, 787 E. 11th St.

11:31 a.m.: Police arrested a 34-year-old man for an outstanding warrant on drug-related charges on the 100 block of Hawthorne Drive. The arrest occurred after a woman reported her friend damaged her fence after she asked him to leave. He was booked into San Joaquin County Jail in French Camp.

2 p.m.: A restaurant clerk told police he found two large bags of marijuana stuffed in a trash bin near McDonald’s, 1820 W. 11th St.

6:12 p.m.: A caller reported his neighbor took his cell phone after accusing him of taking the neighbor’s MP3 player on the 1700 block of Alegre Drive. Police are investigating.

9:14 p.m.: Police arrested a 29-year-old man on suspicion of being intoxicated in public after he was seen inside Rite Aid, 1970 W. Grant Line Road.

10:46 p.m.: A caller reported a child was banging on the door of a house on the 300 block of West Court and his parents refused to let him inside. He said he gave the boy food when he said he was hungry after not eating all day. The caller said this was the second day in a row the mother has locked the boy out. Police are investigating.

• 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. Charges may have been added or dropped as of press time, and all suspects are assumed innocent until proven guilty.
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