The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, NOV. 1 PETTY THEFT -- At 7:11 a.m., a license plate was reported stolen from a vehicle in a parking lot on Arnold Drive. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 5 p.m. that the rear license plate was stolen from a vehicle on Center Avenue.
FRIDAY, NOV. 2 VEHICLE THEFT -- A vehicle was reported stolen at 8:37 a.m. on Howe Road. The owner's personal possessions were found on the ground of a parking lot. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 5:15 p.m. that a 32-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of petty theft at a business on Arnold Drive. FRAUD -- At 5:30 p.m., a caller on Macalvey Drive reported fraudulent activity on a bank account.
SATURDAY, NOV. 3 BURGLARY -- It was reported at 12:08 p.m. that a mountain bike was taken from a balcony on Via Cordova Lane. PETTY THEFT -- At 5:25 p.m., it was reported that two men walked out of a business on Arnold drive without paying for merchandise. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 6:58 p.m. that the window of a vehicle was smashed and a purse stolen at Hidden Lakes Park on Morello Avenue.
SUNDAY, NOV. 4 ASSAULT -- A man was reported assaulted with a deadly weapon on Main Street at 1:33 a.m. VANDALISM -- It was reported at 6:58 a.m. that a window was broken on Mellus Street. VANDALISM -- At 8:10 a.m., it was reported that concrete was thrown through the upper window of a business on Alhambra Avenue. FRAUD -- At 9:43 a.m., a caller on Andrews Drive reported a fraudulent account was opened in the caller's name. VANDALISM -- On Alhambra Avenue, a caller reported at 10:20 a.m. that two moving trucks had front tires punctured. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 10:25 a.m. that eyeglasses, cassettes, a manual and money were stolen from a vehicle on Dale Road. VANDALISM -- At 12:14 p.m., it was reported that four tires of a vehicle on J Street were slashed. VANDALISM -- At 5:06 p.m., the rear tire of a U-Haul on Estudillo Street was reported slashed. ASSAULT -- On Morello Avenue, a caller reported at 6 p.m. that a 14-year-old boy was hit on the head by a rock.
MONDAY, NOV. 5 VEHICLE THEFT -- At 6:52 a.m., a van was reported stolen from Vine Hill Way. VEHICLE THEFT -- It was reported at 9:29 a.m. that a vehicle was stolen from Fountainhead Court. HIT-AND-RUN -- On Soto Street, a hit-and-run was reported at 8:35 p.m.
TUESDAY, NOV. 6 VANDALISM -- At 12:44 a.m., a caller reported that a sliding-glass door on Ulfinian Way was broken. DUI -- A 50-year-old man was arrested at 7:19 a.m. at Howe and Old Orchard roads on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance for sale. VANDALISM -- It was reported at 9:04 a.m. that the window of a vehicle on Thistle Circle was broken. FRAUD -- A caller on Veterans Court reported at 10:06 a.m. that a bank checking account was fraudulently used resulting in a loss of $428. HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 11:45 a.m. at Alhambra Avenue and Flora Street. ASSAULT -- A 46-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault at 12:16 p.m. at North Court Street and Joe DiMaggio Drive. FRAUD -- At 1:37 p.m., a caller on Geneva Street reported that a retail credit account was fraudulently used. VEHICLE THEFT -- A caller reported at 4:37 p.m. that a vehicle was stolen at a business on Alhambra Avenue.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7 VANDALISM -- At 8:47 a.m., a caller reported that several tires were slashed at a business on Alhambra Avenue. HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 11:16 a.m. at Ward and Court streets. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 5:40 p.m. that a residence was burglarized on Holiday Hills Drive.