The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, NOV. 22 ASSAULT -- At 3:52 a.m., a woman reported being hit on the head on Tarantino Drive. ASSAULT -- At 6:26 a.m., an assault was reported at a school on Vista Way. FRAUD -- A caller on Elderwood Drive reported at 9:01 a.m. receiving a fraudulent call requesting personal information. GRAND THEFT -- It was reported at 10:33 a.m. that a boat motor was stolen from a business on North Court Street. BURGLARY -- A caller reported at 9:17 p.m. that a television was stolen from a residence on Walnut Avenue. DUI -- A driver was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence at 10 p.m. on Alhambra Avenue and Highway 4.
FRIDAY, NOV. 23 PETTY THEFT -- At 12:38 a.m., a man was seen stealing gasoline from vehicles at a parking lot on Shell Avenue. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 8:27 a.m. that a television and a DVD player were taken from an unlocked vehicle on Warren Street. FRAUD -- A caller on Costanza Drive reported at 11:27 a.m. that a fraudulent bank account was opened and charges were recorded at a business. TRESPASS -- At 11:32 a.m., a caller reported that a vacant residence on Hampton Road was illegally entered through the garage door. It was unknown if anything was taken. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 2:43 p.m. that a rear window of a vehicle on Alhambra Avenue was smashed. A company laptop, a wallet and other personal items were stolen. VEHICLE THEFT -- At 4:18 p.m., a vehicle was reported stolen from Willow Street.
SATURDAY, NOV. 24 ASSAULT -- It was reported that a man hit in the face by an individual at 1:13 a.m. on Arnold Drive. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 8:52 a.m. that the front window of a vehicle on Costanza Drive was smashed. It was unknown if anything was stolen. PETTY THEFT -- At 7:56 p.m., a caller reported that a man stole merchandise from a business on Arnold Drive and fled the scene in a vehicle.
SUNDAY, NOV. 25 HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 12:14 a.m. on Via Cabrera Lane. HIT-AND-RUN -- At 12:29 a.m. on Grandview Avenue, a hit-and-run was reported. BURGLARY -- At 8:47 a.m., the front window of business on Alhambra Avenue was smashed and a cash register and merchandise were stolen. PETTY THEFT -- At 3:34 p.m., a bicycle was reported stolen from the back of a truck in a parking lot on Arnold Drive.
MONDAY, NOV. 26 VEHICLE THEFT -- At 6:33 a.m., a U-Haul truck was reported stolen from a residence on Center Avenue. VANDALISM -- A caller reported at 7:51 a.m. that headlights were torn off a vehicle parked on Alhambra Way. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 10:16 a.m. that mail was stolen from a mailbox on Alhambra Way and scattered on the street. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 11:33 a.m. that a residence on Augustine Drive was burglarized and entry was made through a window. TRESPASS -- At 11:56 a.m., a caller reported a trespasser entered the backyard of a residence on Tavan Estates Drive and stole persimmons off a tree. FRAUD -- At 2:58 p.m., a caller on Fig Tree Lane reported received a call from an out-of-state law firm that she had unpaid charges on an unknown account. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 7:17 p.m. that a GPS was taken from an unlocked vehicle on Heavenly Drive. PETTY THEFT -- A caller on Alhambra Avenue reported at 7:56 p.m. that two men were seen leaving a store with unpaid items. ASSAULT -- It was reported at 8:43 p.m. that a caller was slapped in the face by a man on Marina Vista.
TUESDAY, NOV. 27 BURGLARY -- At 7:33 a.m. CDs, a UBS wire and a purse were stolen from a locked vehicle on Fig Tree Lane. A debit card was subsequently used at a business. GRAND THEFT -- It was reported at 7:40 a.m. that a briefcase containing a computer was stolen from a vehicle on Holiday Hills Drive. PETTY THEFT -- A caller on Pinon Drive reported at 9:20 a.m. that the rear license plate of a vehicle was switched. HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 4:33 p.m. on F Street. FRAUD -- Unauthorized use of personal identification information was reported at 5:07 p.m. on Jeanne Circle. BURGLARY -- A caller reported at 5:27 p.m. that a window of a vehicle on Alhambra Avenue was smashed and a purse was stolen.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28 VANDALISM -- At midnight, a window of a vehicle was smashed on Arana Drive. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 9:20 a.m. that the gas cap of a vehicle on Alhambra Way was opened in an attempt to steal gasoline. BURGLARY -- A caller on Roanoke Drive reported at 10:30 a.m. that the rear window was smashed and an emergency kit was stolen. BURGLARY -- A residential burglary was reported at 11:59 a.m. on F Street. FRAUD -- At 12:17 p.m., checks were reported stolen from a mailbox on Haven Street and subsequently cashed. HIT-AND-RUN -- Hit-and-run incidents were reported 1:32 p.m. on Ward Street and 4:06 p.m. on Alhambra Avenue. PETTY THEFT -- At 1:49 p.m., a 54-year-old woman was in custody on suspicion of petty theft of $300 worth of merchandise at a business on Arnold Drive. ROBBERY -- At 7:33 p.m., a caller reported being robbed at gunpoint with an air gun on Fig Tree Lane.