The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, NOV. 7 PETTY THEFT -- At 11:56 a.m., a petty theft was reported on Court Street. FRAUD -- Unauthorized use of personal identification information was reported at 2:53 p.m. by a caller on Orchard View Avenue. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 3:48 p.m. that a wallet was stolen from a vehicle on Alhambra Avenue.
FRIDAY, NOV. 8 VEHICLE THEFT -- At 7:16 a.m., a vehicle was reported stolen from Center Avenue. VEHICLE THEFT -- It was reported at 8:47 a.m. that a vehicle was stolen from Pine Street.
SATURDAY, NOV. 9 BURGLARY -- It was reported at 5:14 a.m. that the front door of a business on Alhambra Avenue was broken. Two people were seen fleeing in a vehicle. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 12:21 p.m. that the front passenger window of a vehicle parked on Sterling Drive was broken and a purse was stolen. VEHICLE THEFT -- A caller on Arnold Drive reported at 7:28 p.m. that a vehicle was stolen from a parking lot on Arnold Drive.
SUNDAY, NOV. 10 VANDALISM -- It was reported at 7 a.m. that a residence on Pine Street was egged. VANDALISM -- On Boynton Avenue, sprinklers were reported vandalized at 9:30 a.m. FRAUD -- A caller on Alhambra Way reported credit card fraud at 11:54 a.m. VEHICLE THEFT -- It was reported at 3:19 p.m. that a vehicle was stolen from Mellus Street.
MONDAY, NOV. 11 VANDALISM -- A chain link fence was cut and a window screen was torn off at a business on Tarantino Drive at 9:23 a.m.
TUESDAY, NOV. 12 BURGLARY -- A 39-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of burglarizing a vehicle on Roanoke Drive. HIT-AND-RUN -- A caller on Arnold Drive reported a hit-and-run at 10:40 a.m. FRAUD -- At 12:24 p.m., a caller on Carter Acres Lane reported online fraudulent activity on two credit card accounts. HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 6:44 p.m. at Arnold Drive and Old Orchard Road. PETTY THEFT -- At 7:15 p.m., an unlocked vehicle parked on Muir Road was burglarized. A bag containing two iPods and iPod Nano was stolen.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 13 PETTY THEFT -- An Arnold Drive business reported at 6:21 p.m. that a man jumped over the counter and stole $300 to $500 worth of cigarettes, and then fled in a vehicle with three other men. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 7:09 p.m. by a manager of a business on Center Avenue that a homeless man stole a bottle of vodka.