9/14 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by Tucumcari police during the past several days.
According to the reports:

Friday
• At 12:51 a.m., a caller reported an attempted breaking and entering at a public transportation depot. Police found the door and window pushed inward but no sign of entry.
• At 9:04 a.m., a female called to report a breaking and entering on South First Street that had happened the previous night. A report was filed.
• At 1:27 p.m., a male called to report he’d lost a cell phone sometime on Aug. 28.
• At 5:25 p.m., a female reported a possible domestic violence situation on South Monroe. Police arrived to find a father and son in a verbal dispute.
• At 11:20 p.m., a male called to report a guest vandalizing a motel room. Police on the scene arrested a female who had a magistrate warrant out on her.
• At 11:45 p.m., a female called to report possible domestic violence on South Fourth Street. Screaming was heard in the background before the caller hung up. Police arrived and arrested a male for trespassing.

Saturday
• At 6:52 a.m., an unknown male reported vandalism at a gas station. Police on the scene found two vehicles with their windows smashed by rocks.

Sunday
• At 2:44 a.m., a female reported receiving harassing phone calls to her South Fourth Street location. She identified the male caller but did not file charges; she said she just wanted a report of her complaint.
• At 8:40 a.m., a female called to report an accident at a local restaurant. Police found a vehicle had hit a drive-through awning.
• At 9:47 a.m., an unknown female called to report a child in the street on South Monroe. Police on the scene found a small child playing in the roadway and spoke with the child’s parents.
• At 10:32 a.m., a male called to report a possible theft at a local motel. The same male called back later to report all property had been returned.
• At 2:11 p.m., a female reported vandalism on East McGee. Police found a large dent on the passenger side of the caller’s car hood; caller said the neighbors possibly threw a football at her car.
• At 2:12 p.m., a male called for a medic assist on North Monroe. Police arrived to find a combative patient and arrested the male subject, placing him into protective custody.
• At 5:04 p.m., a male called to report harassment on South Seventh. Police were advised the subject who was harassing the caller was told to leave the man alone.
• At 5:48 p.m., a female called to report harassment on South Rock Island. Police on the scene found a male was harassing the female caller and went on special watch.
• At 5:48 p.m., a call came in to report a dog bite at the emergency room. Police arrived and were advised a female had been bent down to pet a dog when it turned on her, biting her face. The dog was being quarantined at its owner’s house.
• At 8:11 p.m., a female called to report an unwanted subject on South Monroe. Police on the scene found two bags left by a male subject; the subject’s mother was called to come retrieve them.
• At 11:07 p.m., a female called to report employee embezzlement at a convenience store. Two male subjects were arrested for shoplifting.
• At 11:47 p.m., a possible domestic violence situation was reported at an area motel. Police arrived and arrested a male subject for assault and battery on and against a household member and failure to give immediate notification of a vehicular accident he had in town.

Monday
• At 6:20 a.m., an abandoned 911 call came from a local motel. Police arrived to find subjects OK in motel room; they were trying to dial out.
• At 6:51 a.m., an unknown male called to report a breaking and entering at a neighborhood factory. A report was filed.
• At 8:14 a.m., an unknown female reported a hit and run in the parking lot of a retail store. Police arrived to find damage to the passenger side of a vehicle.

— Compiled by QCS Managing Editor Ryn Gargulinski