The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, MAY 8 PETTY THEFT -- A 24-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of petty theft at 11:57 a.m. at a business on Arnold Drive after attempting to break into an electronics display and jewelry case. FRAUD -- It was reported at 3:30 p.m. that $540 in counterfeit money was found in a vehicle at a business on Waterfront Road. PETTY THEFT -- At 3:32 p.m., an iPad was stolen from an unlocked vehicle at an Alhambra Avenue business.
FRIDAY, MAY 9 TRAFFIC STOP -- On Alhambra Avenue at 12:36 a.m., a 48-year-old man and a 26-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance, conspiracy and possession of burglary tools. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 1:43 p.m. that an iPhone was taken from a vehicle at North Court Street and Joe DiMaggio Drive. ASSAULT -- A 3:05 p.m., a 30-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of stabbing another woman at a business on Pacheco Boulevard.
SATURDAY, MAY 10 BURGLARY -- The front glass door of a business on Arnold Drive was reported broken at 7:16 a.m. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 8:12 a.m. that the screen of a kitchen window was pulled off at a residence on C Street. The window as partially opened and a purse was missing. VANDALISM -- Several vehicles on Vineta Court were hit with eggs at 11:11 a.m. VEHICLE THEFT -- A motorcycle was reported stolen at 1:26 p.m. from Farm Lane.
Petty theft -- Two incidents of petty theft were reported at 5:13 and 6:03 p.m. at a business on Arnold Drive. HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 9:33 p.m. at Marina Vista Avenue and Estudillo Street.
SUNDAY, MAY 11 PETTY THEFT -- A locked mountain bike was stolen at 2:26 p.m. from Maywood Lane. SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES -- At 2:28 p.m., a 29-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of possession of stolen property on Pine Street. A 34-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon.
MONDAY, MAY 12 STOLEN PROPERTY -- A 34-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of receiving stolen property at Estudillo and Mellus streets at 1:02 a.m. HIT-AND-RUN -- It was reported at 12:45 p.m. that a vehicle at Estudillo and Mellus streets was hit. PETTY THEFT -- At 12:57 p.m., it was reported that an iPad, left on a shelf at a business on Center Avenue, was stolen. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 2:45 p.m. that two men left a an Arnold Drive business through a fire exit door with a shopping cart full of merchandise without paying. DUI -- A 31-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence on Castro Street at 5:12 p.m.
TUESDAY, MAY 13 DUI -- A 50-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence at 9:34 a.m. on Marina Vista. PETTY THEFT -- The rear license plate of a vehicle at Ferry and Ward streets was reported stolen at 5:04 p.m. BURGLARY -- A baseball bag, two bats, a glove and a batting helmet were taken from a residence on Likens Court at 8:28 p.m. HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 9:43 p.m. on Alhambra Way. VANDALISM -- It was reported at 9:44 p.m. that two men were smashing windows of vehicles in a parking lot on Arnold Drive and stealing items.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 14 PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 2:30 p.m. that a 37-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of petty theft at an Arnold Drive business. BURGLARY -- At 3:12 p.m., a caller from Morello Avenue reported a residential burglary, and advised that a laptop, a tablet, jewelry box, and briefcase containing a birth certificate and Social Security number were stolen. BURGLARY -- A welding helmet was reported stolen from a garage on Haag Road at 4:26 p.m. BURGLARY -- A caller on Tahoe Circle reported at 5:28 p.m. that a computer and jewelry were stolen from a residence.