The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, APRIL 17 BURGLARY -- At 1:13 a.m., it was reported that a television was taken from a residence on Alhambra Avenue and drawers were rummaged through. BURGLARY -- A window of a vehicle on Fountainhead Court was reported smashed at 8:07 a.m. FRAUD -- A caller reported at 8:20 a.m. that checks were stolen from his vehicle in Walnut Creek, and was advised that there was attempt to cash the checks. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 12:21 p.m. that two iPads were stolen from a customer at a business on Arnold Drive. BURGLARY -- On Fountainhead Court, a vehicle was reported burglarized at 12:40 p.m. and entry was through a rear window. FRAUD -- A caller on Arlington Way reported at 12:43 p.m. filing tax returns and was subsequently informed that someone else used the Social Security numbers. VEHICLE THEFT -- A motorcycle was reported stolen at 3:55 p.m. from Deerwood Court. FRAUD -- On Oakwood Circle at 4:08 p.m., fraud was reported. HIT-AND-RUN -- A caller from Warren Street reported a hit-and-run at 5:22 p.m. PETTY THEFT -- At 8:35 p.m., it was reported that a vehicle on Pebble Creek Court was broken into. TRESPASS -- A 32-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of trespassing on Howe Road at 9:35 p.m.
FRIDAY, APRIL 18 FRAUD -- On Silverwood Drive, it was reported at 11:27 a.m. that a Social Security number was fraudulently used to file taxes. PETTY THEFT -- At 12:06 p.m., a caller on Veterans Drive reported that a ratchet set, and other miscellaneous tools worth $150 were taken from an open garage.
SATURDAY, APRIL 19 VANDALISM -- A caller on Arana Drive reported a rock was thrown through a window at 5 a.m. BURGLARY -- At 8:58 a.m. on Trailview Circle, it was reported that 20-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of burglarizing a vehicle, possession of a controlled substance, possession of stolen property and probation violation. FRAUD -- A caller from Oakwood Circle reported a credit card was fraudulently used at 6:21 p.m.
SUNDAY, APRIL 20 DUI -- A 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence at 2:15 a.m. at Highway 4 and Alhambra Avenue. PETTY THEFT -- At 9:52 a.m., a caller on Marion Trail reported that a delivered package worth $50 was taken. VEHICLE THEFT -- It was reported at 1:01 p.m. that a vehicle was stolen from Berrellesa Street. BURGLARY -- At 1:21 p.m., a caller reported that a vehicle on Brookside Drive was rummaged through, and a jacket and change were missing. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 3:47 p.m. that wheels were removed from a truck on Howe Road. VANDALISM -- A caller on Court Street reported at 5:25 p.m. that a brick was thrown through a front glass door. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 6:55 p.m. that a 51-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of petty theft at a business on Arnold Drive.
MONDAY, APRIL 21 VANDALISM -- A caller on Riverwood Circle reported at 12:19 p.m. that two tires of a vehicle were punctured. FRAUD -- Real estate fraud was reported at 1:52 p.m. on Degnan Drive. FRAUD -- At 2:57 p.m., a caller on Scenic Avenue reported that the email and phone number to an online bank account was changed and someone had fraudulently transferred $650 from the account, which the caller subsequently closed. BURGLARY -- A caller on Arthur Road reported at 4:18 p.m. that the window of a vehicle was broken. TRAFFIC STOP -- A 45-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia at 8:29 p.m. on Alhambra Avenue.
TUESDAY, APRIL 22 stolen vehicle -- At 09:34 a.m., a caller reported a vehicle was stolen during the night from Estudillo Street. burglary -- On Donegal Way, a caller reported a burglary at 10:05 a.m., advising that it had occurred during te night and someone was in the car, and possible the house. vandalism -- The passenger side tires of a vehicle on Shell Avenue were reported slashed at 10:40 a.m. petty theft -- A 66-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of petty theft at 12:45 p.m. at a business on Arnold Drive. assault -- At 4:10 p.m., a 27-year-old man was arrested on Mill Road on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. fraud -- A caller from Martindale Drive reported credit card fraud at 4:10 p.m. burglary -- A vehicle burglary and attempted vehicle theft were reported at 5:04 p.m. on Veterans Drive. Approximately $20 was stolen and the steering column was broken. fraud -- A 34-year-old man was arrested at an Arnold Drive business at 8:37 p.m. on suspicion of fraudulent return of merchandise.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23 PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 1:24 p.m. that a 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of petty theft at an Arnold Drive business. PETTY THEFT -- On Court Street at 1:57 p.m., a caller reported that a cell phone was stolen from a backpack of a student. VANDALISM -- A caller reported that an arrow was shot into the fence of a residence on Christie Drive at 2:12 p.m. SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE -- A 21-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman were arrested at 2:56 p.m. on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance. PETTY THEFT -- At 3:08 p.m., it was reported that a 34-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of petty theft at a business on Arnold Drive. FRAUD -- At 4:20 p.m., a checkbook was reported stolen from a vehicle on Parkway Drive and checks fraudulently used.