The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, FEB. 28 DUI -- At 12:22 a.m., a 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence on Pacheco Boulevard. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 6:40 a.m. that a vehicle was burglarized on Holiday Hills Drive. DUI -- A man, 22, was arrested at 6:57 a.m. on suspicion of driving under the influence at Pine Street and Sentinel Drive. The 22-year-old passenger was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance. VEHICLE THEFT -- It was reported at 8:14 a.m. that a trailer hitch was stolen during the night on Shell Avenue. PETTY THEFT -- Theft of gasoline from a vehicle on Holiday Hills Drive was reported at 8:24 a.m. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 12:09 p.m. that mailboxes at Deer Creek Drive and Alhambra Valley Road were opened and emptied. BURGLARY -- At 1:09 p.m., a burglary was reported on Ferry Street. HIT-AND-RUN -- At hit-and-run was reported at 2:33 p.m. in a parking lot on Arnold Drive. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 8:10 p.m. that change was stolen from a coin-operated machine at a business on Muir Road.
FRIDAY, MARCH 1 BURGLARY -- At 6:24 a.m., the driver's side window of a vehicle on Mill Road was reported smashed. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 11 a.m. that the rear sliding door of a residence on Trailview Circle was damaged and the door handle and the sliding door were off the track. PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported at 11:15 a.m. that opened mail from various addresses was found on an Alhambra Way lawn, and also advised that wires of newly installed lights were cut and light bulbs removed. Vodka and marijuana were also left behind. VANDALISM -- It was reported at 3:30 p.m. that a residence was on Midway Drive had been egged within the past two weeks.
SATURDAY, MARCH 2 BURGLARY -- At 7:05 a.m., the driver's side of a work truck at a business on Berrellesa Street was smashed. Blood was discovered in the vehicle, but it was unknown if any items were missing. VANDALISM -- It was reported at 7:09 a.m. that a residence on Gilda Avenue was egged during the night. VANDALISM -- A caller on Mill Road reported at 10:03 a.m. that a window of a vehicle was broken. VEHICLE THEFT -- A vehicle was reported stolen from Ward and Ferry streets at 10:32 a.m. VEHICLE THEFT -- It was reported at 12:02 p.m. that a vehicle was stolen from Pine Street. PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported at 12:15 p.m. that documents were stolen from a locked vehicle on Ashwood Drive. VANDALISM -- Vandalism was reported at 6:17 p.m. on Brown Street.
SUNDAY, MARCH 3 PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported at 1:18 p.m. that a wallet containing a driver's license and two credit cards was taken from an unlocked vehicle on Estudillo Street. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 2:04 p.m. on Heavenly Drive that the fuel line was cut from a vehicle and an attempt was made to siphon gasoline from the tank.
MONDAY, MARCH 4 FRAUD -- A caller from Roberts Court reported at 10:25 a.m. that an online auto loan application was fraudulently filled out using unauthorized personal information. PETTY THEFT -- An attempt to siphon gasoline was reported at 11:48 a.m. on Dickson Lane, and a bucket, hose and gas lid were left behind. FRAUD -- A caller on Pacheco Boulevard reported at 12:16 p.m. that an account was fraudulently used online, resulting in three transactions totaling $1,081.27. HIT-AND-RUN -- At hit-and-run was reported at 1:22 p.m. in a parking lot on Alhambra Avenue. A caller advised that the driver of another vehicle was in reverse and hit the caller's vehicle and then stopped, denied hitting the vehicle, and drove off. PETTY THEFT -- On Fig Tree Lane, it was reported at 3:13 p.m. that several mailboxes were tampered with and pried open, and mail was stolen. VANDALISM -- Graffiti was reported at 3:59 p.m. on a truck on Morello Avenue. BURGLARY -- At 6:13 p.m., a caller reported a television and computer were stolen from a residence on Arreba Street. Entry was made through the back window.
TUESDAY, MARCH 5 HIT-AND-RUN -- At hit-and-run was reported at 4:53 a.m. at John Muir Road and Alhambra Avenue. The front window of a vehicle was cracked and it was in the middle of the road blocking traffic. BURGLARY -- A burglary-in-progress was reported on Raap Avenue at 5:15 a.m., and the caller advised she had locked herself in a bedroom. HIT-AND-RUN -- At hit-and-run was reported at 8:32 a.m. at Ricks Avenue and H Street where a bicyclist was injured. A 28-year-old-woman was arrested on suspicion of being under a controlled substance. FRAUD -- A man, 33, was arrested at 12:43 p.m. at Masonic and Estudillo streets on suspicion of unauthorized use of personal identification information. PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported at 1:29 p.m. that the gasoline hose of a truck parked on Fig Tree Lane was cut. PETTY THEFT -- On Court Street at 2:32 p.m., it was reported that a mountain bike was stolen. VANDALISM -- Computers and jewelry were missing after it was reported at 5:10 p.m. that the front and rear doors of a residence on Stonecreek Court were discovered damaged.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6 HIT-AND-RUN -- At hit-and-run was reported at 12:28 a.m. on Virginia Hills Drive, and a 22-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. VEHICLE THEFT -- At 8:56 a.m., a 27-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft at Camino Del Sol and Pacheco Boulevard. A 33-year-old female passenger was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft and being in possession of a controlled substance. VEHICLE THEFT -- A vehicle was reported stolen at 9:45 a.m. from Robinson Street. GRAND THEFT -- On Palm Avenue, a caller reported at 10:13 a.m. that the door to a clubhouse was damaged. Copper piping was removed from the building and damage was estimated $7,000.