Police Log: Baby found in pond, taken to hospital
by TP staff
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Police investigated an incident in which a man found his 18-month baby in a pond in the back yard of his home on the 300 block of Cabrillo Court, Saturday, Dec. 14.

An official at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital reported to police at 3:13 p.m. that the man brought the baby in for treatment. Police took photos of the man’s backyard and a dog door that provided access to the yard. The baby was transported from the Sutter Tracy emergency room to an unknown hospital.

Tracy police received 957 calls for service from Thursday, Dec. 12, through Tuesday, Dec. 17. The following is a sampling of those calls.

Tuesday, Dec. 17

5:39 a.m.: Tracy police responded to a solo vehicle crash on the 100 block of West 11th Street and saw that the man in the driver’s seat of a green Ford F-150 was unconscious, possibly because of a heart attack. An ambulance crew arrived and started CPR on the man while police blocked off the street and directed traffic around the crash. An ambulance rushed the man to St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Stockton. Information on his condition was not available as of Wednesday afternoon.

5:05 p.m.: A person reported that a man was yelling inside Tracy Public Library, 20 E. Eaton Ave., and refused to quiet down or leave the library. Police arrived and found that the 22-year-old man was wanted on warrants out of Alameda County, and also booked him on a new felony charge of possession of marijuana for sale. He was taken to San Joaquin County Jail and held on $15,000 bail, pending a court hearing Thursday, Dec. 19, in Manteca.

5:35 p.m.: A person reported that a man in the Save Mart parking lot, 2005 N. Tracy Blvd., was approaching people and asking for a ride, claiming to be having car problems. Police learned that the 25-year-old man was wanted on warrants for previous charges of trespassing and resisting arrest, and he was taken to the county jail and held without bail to await a court hearing Wednesday, Dec. 18, in Stockton.

8:21 p.m.: Police went to the intersection of Tracy Boulevard and Valpico Road after several people reported that a man had crashed a Dodge Viper into a pole. Police arrested the 57-year-old driver on suspicion of drunken driving and took him to the county jail, where he was booked and released.

Monday, Dec. 16

2:23 a.m.: A resident reported hearing someone knocking on her garage door on the 1300 block of Haley Court. Police found that the sound was caused by sprinklers hitting the door.

9:30 a.m.: A store clerk told police someone stole $250 from a safe at Cold Stone Creamery, 1859 W. 11th St., either Dec. 1 or 2. She suspected an employee.

3:21 p.m.: Police arrested three women, ages 32, 34 and 35, and two men, ages 21 and 40, after a vehicle stop on the 3400 block of North Tracy Boulevard. The 21-year-old man had an outstanding warrant for being an unlicensed driver and obstructing an officer, and the 35-year-old woman had an outstanding warrant for drug possession and a new charge for drug paraphernalia. The 40-year-old man was found to be in possession of a butterfly knife. The 34-year-old woman was charged with child endangerment. No charges were listed for the third woman.

Sunday, Dec. 15

12:08 a.m.: Someone on the 1500 block of Tahoe Circle and another person on the 2800 block of Campbell Lane reported the theft of Christmas decorations in front of their houses.

3:36 p.m.: A 30-year-old woman was arrested for drug-related charges after a traffic stop on the 500 block of Renaissance Drive.

Saturday, Dec. 14

2:24 a.m.: A 38-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after a crash near Bridle Creek Drive and Lowell Avenue.

7:11 a.m.: Police investigated a crash involving a rented vehicle near Schulte Road and Sycamore Parkway. The driver said he fell asleep at the wheel, drove off the road and hit a tree.

8:24 a.m.: A woman told police someone broke the glass in the main door of Top Shelf Wine, 2242 W. Grant Line Road.

Friday, Dec. 13

9:58 a.m.: A school official reported that a student took two half-pints of liquor to Traina School, 4256 Windsong Drive. The student was suspended, and no police action was taken.

12:13 p.m.: A woman reported that someone broke into her house on the 200 block of West 22nd Street.

5:08 p.m.: A woman said she had bought Great America tickets from a woman in the parking lot of a restaurant on the 2400 block of Naglee Road, but the tickets turned out to be for 2013 season. She said she confronted the woman selling the tickets, who told her it wasn’t her problem.

10:40 p.m.: A 49-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after she crashed an SUV near Corral Hollow Road and Tennis Lane. The SUV reportedly hit a city light pole, knocking it off its base.

Thursday, Dec. 12

9:46 a.m.: A clerk at Microtel Inn, 861 W. Clover Road, told police she found garbage bags containing counterfeit money in the hallway. Police are investigating.

11:06 a.m.: A 22-year-old man was arrested for an outstanding warrant on the 1100 block of West 11th Street. The warrant was for a parole violation, and he was taken to county jail.

1:30 p.m.: A resident reported seeing three metal tubes in the bushes near Corral Hollow and Cypress roads. He said they appeared to be pipe bombs. Police checked and found three paintball canisters.

1:33 p.m.: Police arrested a 45-year-old woman on suspicion of driving under the influence on the 300 block of Mount Diablo Avenue.

2:41 p.m.: A student told police a teacher threatened her at Kimball High School, 3200 Jaguar Run, saying, “I’m going to shoot you.” When officers checked, the teacher said she did say that, but in a joking manner.

• This column includes a sample of items as reported in the Tracy Police Department dispatcher’s daily log. Charges may have been added or dropped as of press time, and all suspects are assumed innocent until proven guilty. To report information anonymously about a crime: Crime Stoppers, 831-6847.
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DogmaticMFer
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December 24, 2013
"5:05 p.m.: A person reported that a man was yelling inside Tracy Public Library, 20 E. Eaton Ave., and refused to quiet down or leave the library. Police arrived and found that the 22-year-old man was wanted on warrants out of Alameda County, and also booked him on a new felony charge of possession of marijuana for sale."

"5:35 p.m.: A person reported that a man in the Save Mart parking lot, 2005 N. Tracy Blvd., was approaching people and asking for a ride, claiming to be having car problems. Police learned that the 25-year-old man was wanted on warrants for previous charges of trespassing and resisting arrest, and he was taken to the county jail and held without bail."

Is it too late to enter these two in the 2013 Darwin Awards?

mthouseman
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December 20, 2013
People...I realize that everybody loves a bargain, but just a smattering of common sense would tell you that buying anything off a person in a random parking lot is a fraud waiting to happen.

Earl Mott would be proud...
emmaspencer
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December 20, 2013
I hope th kid's OK.


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