Note to friend: get police–Crime Log |

Note to friend: get police–Crime Log

Patrick Pearson, 23, was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and making terrorist threats when he waved a large kitchen knife at his girlfriend, a South Lake Tahoe police officer said.

Pearson was allegedly upset that his girlfriend wanted to break up with him, waved the knife around and threatened his girlfriend, her two daughters and her mother, the officer said.

The girlfriend gave a piece of paper to her friend, who arrived to help her move out of the residence, telling her to call police.

The incident occurred on the 2000 block of Ruth Avenue about 8 p.m. Monday.

In other news:

n A concerned citizen saw a teenage male jump into the back yard of a neighbor’s residence Monday afternoon.

Police were notified of an attempted burglary call but the teenager turned out to be the owner’s son, a South Lake Tahoe police officer said.

n Because his passenger wasn’t wearing a seat belt a 26-year-old Zephyr Cove man was stopped. He was then arrested Sunday on suspicion of possession of marijuana when authorities found 9 grams of marijuana in a film canister in his pocket, a South Lake Tahoe police officer said.

n A 45-year-old Sacramento man noticed his wallet was missing after two people got off an elevator they shared at Caesars Tahoe, a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy said.

The man later found his wallet but $1,200 was missing, a deputy said.

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