The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, JULY 3 PETTY THEFT -- At 6:58 a.m., petty theft was reported at Cedar Street and Pacheco Boulevard. PEDESTRIAN STOP -- At 8:09 a.m., a 52-year-old-man was arrested on suspicion of trespassing on Marina Vista. FRAUD -- At a business on Ferry Street, fraud was reported at 10:30 a.m. BURGLARY -- A caller on Dickson Lane reported at 11:41 a.m. that a residence was ransacked. Entry was made through a bedroom window. FRAUD -- At 12:19 p.m., a caller on Thistle Circle reported receiving a fraudulent call from some purporting to be a credit card company representative in an attempt to obtain personal identification. BURGLARY -- At 12:17 p.m., burglary of a residence on Milden Road was reported. FRAUD -- A caller on Roanoke Drive reported at 2:05 p.m. that a Social Security number was compromised. PETTY THEFT -- Two packages were reported stolen from the front porch of a residence on Berrellesa Street at 2:08 p.m. PETTY THEFT -- At 2:43 p.m., the rear license plate of a vehicle on Muir Road was reported stolen. PETTY THEFT -- At 7 p.m., a caller from Pine Street reported that a cat was stolen and an attempt made to sell the cat.
FRIDAY, JULY 4 ASSAULT -- An assault was reported at 3:15 a.m. on Robinson Street, and a 35-year-old-woman was arrested. HIT-AND-RUN -- At 6:10 a.m. a vehicle at Morello Avenue and Maywood Lane was hit during the night causing severe damage. BURGLARY -- On Shell Avenue, a CD player and a portable DVD player were reported stolen from a vehicle at 9:53 a.m. ASSAULT -- It was reported at 1:09 p.m. on Main Street that a man was hit over the head with a bottle. ASSAULT -- At 1:49 p.m., two men and two women were seen in a verbal and physical confrontation on J Street. A 40-year-old-man was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
SATURDAY, JULY 5 PETTY THEFT -- At 8:27 a.m., a certified letter which was delivered on Sherree Drive containing a $965.00 money order was never received. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 3:22 p.m. that a rear license plate was stolen from a vehicle on Village Oaks Drive. HIT-AND-RUN -- The rear bumper of a vehicle in a parking lot on Arnold Drive was hit and damaged a at 10:45 p.m.
SUNDAY, JULY 6 BURGLARY -- It was reported at 1:12 p.m. that the trunk of a vehicle was burglarized on Marina Vista. A spare tire, emergency kit and first aid kit were stolen. BURGLARY -- At 2:50 p.m., three skateboards and a bike were reported stolen from a closed shed on Brady Street. PETTY THEFT -- A 22-year-old-woman was arrested at 7:40 a.m. on suspicion of petty theft of $140 of merchandise at an Arnold Drive business. ASSAULT -- A caller at a business on Morello Avenue reported an assault with a deadly weapon at 9:01 p.m.
MONDAY, JULY 7 BURGLARY -- It was reported at 7:07 a.m. that a vehicle was burglarized on Jordan Court. VANDALISM -- At 8:35 a.m., a caller reported the steering column of a vehicle on Via Pinada Drive was damaged. PETTY THEFT -- At 10:08 a.m., the license plate of a vehicle on Dineen Street was reported stolen during the weekend. FRAUD -- A caller from Valley Oak Plaza reported at 11:35 a.m. that credit was fraudulently used. ROBBERY -- At 11:42 a.m., an 18-year-old man and a 38-year-old-woman were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit robbery at a business on Arnold Drive. FRAUD -- A business on Main Street reported a fraudulent wire transfer at 12:58 p.m. HIT-AND-RUN -- It was reported at 2:45 p.m. that a vehicle on Paradise Drive was hit. BURGLARY -- Sunglasses, a pair of prescription glasses, CDs and a pocket knife were reported taken from an unlocked vehicle on Travers Drive at 4:51 p.m.
TUESDAY, JULY 8 GRAND THEFT -- On Main Street, a parking meter was removed with a pipe cutter at 8:09 a.m. PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported that a flag was stolen from a residence on Pine Street at 11:54 a.m. SUSPICIOUS PERSON -- On Alhambra Avenue at 8:33 p.m., a 21-year-old-woman was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance and suspicion of receiving stolen property; and a 32-year-old-man was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 9 fraud -- At 10:39 a.m., a caller from Sunrise Court reported fraudulent activity on a bank account. petty theft -- The rear license plate of a vehicle on Blue Ridge Drive was reported missing at 10:52 a.m. fraud -- On Arnold Drive, a caller reported fraudulent charges on a bank account at 10:58 a.m. vandalism -- On Alhambra Avenue at 5:23 p.m., a caller reported gas lines were cut on a vehicle during the night.