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

Thursday, April 19

Kahle Drive, Stateline – car burglaries. Douglas County Sheriff’s Department is offering a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest and/or conviction of a burglar who stole property from 10 cars at Tahoe Shores Mobile Home Park. Cash, coin and garage door-type openers, which open a main gate at the trailer park, were taken from the cars sometime during the early morning of April 19. An investigator recovered some of the stolen items in the parking lot of Lake Park Apartments. Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Ted Duzan at (775) 586-7255 or Secret Witness.

Saturday, May 5

11:20 a.m., 2500 block of Chris Avenue, South Lake Tahoe – grand theft. Someone stole a BMX bicycle left unlocked on a front porch. The Redline, worth $530, was owned by a 23-year-old man.

7:55 p.m., 4000 block of Cedar Avenue, South Lake Tahoe – domestic violence. Police arrested 41-year-old Eugene Roberts because he allegedly pushed and twisted the arm of a woman. The 26-year-old woman reportedly told an officer that Roberts twisted her arm in an attempt to get a ring off her finger.

Sunday, May 6

7:46 a.m., 600 block of Lucerne Way, South Lake Tahoe – grand theft. A thief stole a new rubber fishing boat that contained a fishing pole and tackle, combined the items were valued at more than $400. The owner tied the boat to a dock across from his house the night before it disappeared.

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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