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Truckee Police Logs, March 17-April 8

TRUCKEE, Calif. — Below are select incidents from the Truckee Police Department's press log for March 17-April 8, along with previously unreported incidents.DUIs: 9Drunk in public: 2Accidents: 4Undisclosed date/time• A teacher at a local school found marijuana on a student. The student, who is on probation, was cited and released to a parent.March 17• Officers responded to a report at 4:45 p.m. that an unknown person cut the brake cable leading to the front passenger brake hub of a vehicle on Rue Hilltop Road.March 19• Officers responded to a report at 8 p.m. that an unknown person removed the rear license plate from a vehicle on the 11000 block of Brockway Road.March 20• Officers responded to a report at a home on Estates Drive at 8:10 a.m. that an unknown person had stolen a person’s cellphone. The person, a juvenile, was later found, and the suspect admitted to taking the phone. Subject cited and released to parents.• Officers responded to a report at about 4 p.m. that an unknown suspect(s) had vandalized a residential community’s recreation center. The suspect(s) used black spray paint to graffiti different areas of the parking lot and building.March 21• Officers responded to a report of a burglary at home on Lee Road; suspect(s) broke into the residence and stole ski equipment. The equipment was found leaning at a neighbor’s house.March 24• Officers responded to a report at about 11:54 a.m. at a residence on Waters Way of a physical disturbance. One subject was arrested for batter and an outstanding felony warrant for violation of probation.March 25•A vehicle was stopped at 9 p.m. near Pioneer Trail and Donner Pass Road. Passenger observed concealing items under his legs. Passenger was found to have 25 Oxycodone pills; subject did not have a prescription and was booked into Truckee jail without incident.• Officers responded to a report at 1:30 p.m. that an unknown suspect(s) had broken into a local business on Deerfield Drive and stole money.March 28• During a search warrant search at a home on Lee Road at about 6:48 a.m., officers located narcotics. Suspect admitted the narcotics belonged to him; he was arrested and charged with several criminal violations.• Officers responded to a report at noon that an unknown suspect(s) had broken a window and gained unauthorized access to residence on Davos Drive and stole electronics.March 30• A known suspect admitted to taking and possessing a firearm from a home on Patty Avenue.April 1• Officers responded at 2 a.m. to a report of vandalism done to a vehicle in a driveway on S. Shore Drive. Windshield wiper arms were broken off and rear-view mirror was damaged. Damage valued at $500. No suspect.• At about 9 p.m., a report came in of a suspicious vehicle with four occupants next to a residence on Brockway Road. Three juveniles and one adult were contacted in the vehicle. It was determined the adult had provided marijuana and facilitated the juveniles in smoking it/ Adult arrested and booked in Truckee jail.April 2• Officers responded to a report at 5:29 p.m. at a home on Glenshire Drive of two brothers who were involved in a physical confrontation during a family meeting. After the altercation, one of the brothers fled and was later contacted and became combative with officers. That suspect — a juvenile — and another brother not involved in the original altercation were arrested after an altercation with officers. Both juveniles were transported to juvenile hall.• Officers responded to a report at 5:19 p.m. of a hit-and-run collision between a vehicle and fire hydrant on Jeffery Pine Road; the hydrant was damaged.April 4• Officers responded to a report at 1:42 a.m. to an undisclosed location on Donner Pass Road in downtown that a suspect had kicked in the back door and damaged the lock. Subject was arrested for public intoxication and vandalism.April 5• Officers responded to a report at 5 p.m. from a person who reported his vehicle had been stolen near Bridge and Jiboom streets. The reporting called back an hour later, stating he accidentally forgot where he parked it.• Officers responded to a report at 6 p.m. from a person who said she had received numerous text messages from her ex-husband.April 6• Officers responded to a report at 6:05 a.m. that an unknown suspect had attempted to gain unlawful access to a residence on Davos Drive.April 8• Officers stopped a vehicle at around midnight on Pioneer Trail. A consent search of the vehicle revealed a small amount of methamphetemine. Driver arrested and booked in Truckee jail.


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