Police blotter
by Tracy Press
May 31, 2007 | 1564 views | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend | print

A woman called Tracy police at 9:51 p.m. Tuesday and said that her 17-year-old daughter was raped near Lake Del Valle in Alameda County sometime Monday night. Tracy police told her to contact Alameda County authorities.

Sgt. Tyrone Davis of the East Bay Regional Parks District Police Department said that his agency learned that two teenage girls might have been raped early Monday morning. He said they appear to have been on a group camping trip and might have known the man involved.

Police have not made any arrests, and Davis said detectives must interview the girls again and gather more information on their alleged assailant.

The Tracy Police Department responded to 274 calls for service Tuesday, including the following reports:

12:14 a.m.: Police went to the 1600 block of Holly Drive for a report of a pregnant woman hitting a man. Police called an ambulance when the woman said that she was going into labor, but said later that she was not in labor. She was arrested for resisting officers.

12:28 a.m.: A person on Ninth Street just east of Central Avenue reported that some kids stole some tires from a neighbor.

4:21 a.m.: Someone at Quik Stop, 1153 Lincoln Blvd., reported that a man in a red Mazda pickup entered the gas station and appeared drunk. Police arrested the 33-year-old man on suspicion of drunken driving and called for a tow truck.

7:08 a.m.: A person on the 1200 block of Cedar Glen Court told police that a man broke down the front door of a house and went inside. Police arrived, heard people inside, and found a woman, a man and two children in the house. The woman would not cooperate with police, but officers noticed that the door was forced open. Officers took down names but made no arrests.

11:12 a.m.: A woman on the 100 block of East Grant Line Road told police that someone stole her ATM card and was using it in Las Vegas.

1:32 p.m.: A person at Sicily Pizza, 2187 N. Tracy Blvd., reported that three people paid for a pizza with a stolen check. The caller found out they were at the Microtel Inn and confronted them,

and the people got in their car and left. Police noted that they left some property behind in the hotel room and asked hotel staff to call police when they returned.

2:07 p.m.: A person at George Kelly School, 535 Mabel Josephine Drive, told police that a 7-year-old boy had a handprint on his face indicating that he had been slapped. Police contacted the boy’s parents and took a report.

4:01 p.m.: A person on the 1500 block of Bessie Avenue told police that a homeless woman was asleep underneath a tree. Police arrested the 48-year-old woman on suspicion of public drunkenness. Police also learned that her family had reported that she was missing.

Valentino Lucero, 30, was arrested at 2:17 a.m. on suspicion of auto theft, possession of a stolen car and drug possession. He was booked into county jail.

Jose Tostado, 33, was arrested at 10:22 p.m. on Eaton Avenue just east of Holly Drive on suspicion of drug possession. He was booked into San Joaquin County Jail in French Camp.

Sabas Martinez, 43, was arrested 10:26 p.m. on the 2000 block of Holly Drive on suspicion of drug possession. He was booked into county jail.

Tony Cordell, 33, was arrested at 8:40 p.m. at Holly Drive and 22nd Street on suspicion of drug possession. Police took him to county jail.

Richard Salako, 30, was arrested at 11:16 p.m. at

Third Street and Dale Odell Drive on suspicion of drug possession. He was booked into county jail.

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