Tracy police were in hot pursuit of what they thought was a stolen trailer at 8 p.m. Saturday near the 800 block of Pescadero Avenue. Police followed and stopped the trailer, handcuffed and had the culprits at gunpoint, but later discovered the men were employees of the owner of the trailer, who said that he couldn’t remember reporting the trailer stolen.
Tracy Police Department officers responded to 197 calls Sunday, 194 on Saturday and 212 on Friday. The following is a sampling of those calls:
• A caller reported at 3:17 a.m. Sunday that his mentally retarded 28-year-old son had been throwing rocks at his house window and flicking a lighter next to an open gas container.
• A caller reported at 7:34 p.m. Sunday that someone had walked all over a red Dodge Neon and had broken out the front window while the car was parked on the 3500 block of North Tracy Boulevard.
• A caller reported at 1:15 a.m. Saturday that a large man had been in her backyard going through her things near the 500 block of Sequoia Boulevard. The woman’s husband chased the man through an alley, at which time the man had lost his shoes.
• A volunteer at the Tracy Dry Bean Festival reported at 5:20 p.m. Saturday that a grey Hyundai had been stolen near F and Sixth streets.
• This column includes a sampling 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. To report information about a crime: Crime Stoppers, 831-4847.