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

Sunday July 8

12:46 a.m., 1300 block of Gilmore Lake Road, South Lake Tahoe – domestic violence. Police arrested Evangeline Sleeman, 42, on suspicion of scratching and hitting a 54-year-old man.

Monday July 9

8:18 a.m., 1100 block of Reno Avenue, South Lake Tahoe – car burglary. Someone stole a brand new Pioneer stereo worth more than $400 from a blue 1996 Dodge pickup sometime after 9 p.m. Sunday, police said. The owner told police she was unsure if the truck was locked.

3:59 p.m., 4045 U.S. Highway 50, South Lake Tahoe – grand theft. A $1,500 bicycle was stolen Monday after it was left unlocked outside The Powder-House between 2:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. The rental bike had been returned just prior to the theft, police said.

9:23 p.m., 4010 U.S. Highway 50, South Lake Tahoe – petty theft. A couple was arrested after a security guard for Raley’s spotted a man take a backpack from the store, fill it with bottles of liquor and walk out without paying. The guard reportedly used pepper spray to subdue Carlos Freyggang, 45, outside the store because he was combative. Police arrived and found scotch, gin and tequila in the backpack. A woman who said she was Freyggang’s girlfriend, Ana Blangues, 42, reportedly told an officer that the couple trades tequila for methamphetamine. Blangues was arrested when police discovered a warrant for her arrest for a probation violation in El Dorado County.

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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