The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, JAN. 31 VEHICLE THEFT -- At 10:21 a.m., a vehicle was reported stolen from F Street. PETTY THEFT -- A man was arrested at 3:38 p.m. on suspicion of fraudulently returning stolen items to a business on Arnold Drive. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 9:23 p.m. that items were stolen from the glove box of a vehicle parked on F Street.
FRIDAY, FEB. 1 VANDALISM -- At 11:20 a.m., a caller reported several graffiti tags at a school on E Street. HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 12:42 p.m. on Smith Drive. FRAUD -- It was reported at 3:54 p.m. that a 49 year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempting to pass a fraudulent check at a Ferry Street business. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 4 p.m. that an online ordering system laptop was stolen from a business on Arnold Drive. FRAUD -- On Elderwood Drive at 7:15 p.m., a caller reported a fraudulent $1,000 charge on a debit card. SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCE -- A 57-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of stalking a woman at an Arnold Drive business at 7:55 p.m. PETTY THEFT -- At 8:44 p.m., a caller reported a debit card was stolen from a home on Pacheco Boulevard.
SATURDAY, FEB. 2 PETTY THEFT -- At 2:26 a.m., a caller reported theft of approximately $400 worth of bales from a business on Arnold Drive. FRAUD -- Unauthorized use of personal identification information was reported at 7:58 a.m. on Vista Way. ROBBERY -- On Marina Vista, a caller reported at 10:30 a.m. that two men held up a man with a knife and stole a wallet FRAUD -- At 11:46 a.m., a caller from Center Avenue reported unauthorized use of personal identification information.
SUNDAY, FEB. 3 ASSAULT -- An assault was reported at 1:51 a.m. at a Ferry Street business. PETTY THEFT -- At 12:04 a.m., a caller reported a license plate was removed from a vehicle on Beechwood Drive. PETTY THEFT -- At 4:11 a.m., the rear windows of a vehicle at the Park-and-Ride lot at Franklin Canyon Road and Alhambra Avenue were broken, and a GPS and house keys were reported stolen. ASSAULT -- It was reported at 8:58 p.m. that a 35-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of damaging the windshield of a vehicle after asking for money on Morello Avenue and being denied.
MONDAY, FEB. 4 BURGLARY -- At 8:48 a.m., the rear door window of a business on Marina Vista was smashed and a bicycle, helmet and gloves were stolen. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 9:57 a.m. that the front sliding door of a business on Arnold Drive was broken, and computers, iPad, printers and $1,000 in cash were stolen. FR AUD -- At the police department on Henrietta Street t 11:03 a.m., a caller reported unauthorized use of personal identification information. FRAUD -- It was reported at 1:28 p.m. that a wallet was lost on Mill Road, and a bank card was fraudulently charged $13.10. VEHICLE THEFT -- At 2 p.m., a boat and trailer were reported stolen from a driveway on Donaleen Court after the lock was cut from the hitch. GRAND THEFT -- A grand theft was reported at 4:22 p.m. on Lake Villa Court resulting in a loss of $1,200.
TUESDAY, FEB. 5 FRAUD -- At 10:29 a.m., a caller on Gilrix Drive reported that a credit card was fraudulently used to charge $269.28. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 2:04 p.m. that a delivered package was stolen from a residence on Estudillo Street. GRAND THEFT -- Items were reported missing from a business on Waterfront Road at 3:19 p.m. VANDALISM -- At 4:16 p.m., a window of a vehicle on Alhambra Avenue was reported broken. BURGLARY -- A caller on St. Pierre Way reported at 5:39 p.m. that two credit cards were stolen from a wallet and fraudulently charged $6,000.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 6 FRAUD -- At 11:28 a.m., a caller on Grandview Avenue reported that a credit card was fraudulently used multiple times in Georgia. VEHICLE THEFT -- It was reported 2:04 p.m. that a vehicle was stolen from Center Avenue.