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The following incidents were selected from among those reported to area law enforcement and fire protection districts.

Saturday Feb. 9

3 p.m., Heavenly Ski Resort, South Lake Tahoe — battery. Amid crowded lift lines at the Tamarack Chair Lift, Derek Johnson, 34, volunteered to fill up the six-pack chair. John Turner, 53, wouldn’t let Johnson pass and a fight ensued between the two, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department said. No injuries were reported except Johnson said a tooth was loose, deputies said.

Wednesday Feb. 13

11:39 a.m., 1200 block of Wildwood Avenue, South Lake Tahoe — auto burglary. Fifty compact discs and an Alpine stereo faceplate, worth a total of $1,125, were stolen from a 1998 Toyota Tacoma when unknown suspects broke the passenger-side cab window to unlock a truck door, the South Lake Tahoe Police Department said.

3:11 p.m., 1000 block of Marjorie Street, South Lake Tahoe — burglary. Unknown suspects used an unlocked front door to gain entry to a residence and stole a bracelet, Playstation and Nintendo Gamecube video game systems and games and videocassette recorder movies worth a total of $865, the South Lake Tahoe Police Department said.

Secret Witness offers cash rewards for anonymous tips leading to the arrest and conviction of crime suspects. Anyone with information about crimes reported in California is asked to call (530) 541-6800. In Nevada, call (775) 586-7295.


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