11/30 Police blotter

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

Thursday

At 9:56 p.m., a search warrant on South First resulted in the arrest of a male for trafficking a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and his second offense of possession of marijuana.

Friday

At 5:16 a.m., an unknown male reported a suspicious vehicle circling the block on South Third. Police on the scene found it was a delivery van.

At 2:09 p.m., a male called to report damage to property on South Lake. Police arrived to find the lock was cut off the gate.

At 3:16 p.m., a domestic violence situation was reported on South Adams. Police on the scene found a mother and daughter fighting; the daughter was told she was a juvenile and could not come and go as she pleased.

At 4 p.m., a male called to report a domestic violence situation on South Second. Police arrived to find a couple arguing; the female said she would leave for the night.

At 4:34 p.m., an unknown female reported a fight at a local park. Police on the scene separated the parties.

At 5:59 p.m., a female reported vandalism to a vehicle on South Jackson. Police arrived to find there was no vandalism but a belt was broken.

Saturday

At 7:49 a.m., a male reported vandalism at the golf course. Police on the scene found forks sticking out of the ground around the ninth hole.

At 8:22 a.m., a male came to the station to report he had lost his cell phone.

At 8:40 a.m., a female reported an accident without injuries at a retail store. Police arrived to find one vehicle backed into another, causing minor damage.

At 9:24 a.m., a grass fire was noted by an officer at the baseball field. Fire units were dispatched.

At 6:26 p.m., a female called to report unwanted subjects at her place of employment. Police arrived to find she had a restraining order against a male and his family; they were told not to frequent the store during her shifts.

At 6:42 p.m., a female reported damage to property on East Laughlin. Police on the scene found a rock had been thrown through the bedroom window.

At 6:42 p.m., vandalism was reported on South Second. Police arrived to find a broken window and were later alerted a ball bearing was found nearby.

Sunday

At 2:45 a.m., a female reported a possible breaking and entering on South Fourth. Police on the scene found the door knocked open but nothing taken, said it was the wind.

At 8:09 a.m., a female called to report damage to property on Rock Island. Police arrived to find a chain link fence had been hit by a vehicle.

At 9:48 a.m., police responded to an alarm sounded at a government building. They arrived to find everything OK and an employee had set it off.

At 6:48 p.m., a domestic violence situation was reported at a truck stop. Police on the scene found the subjects had left prior to their arrival.

At 7:46 p.m., a male called to report embezzlement on South Eighth. Police arrived to find his car was taken by three males without permission. The car was returned and no charges were filed.

At 8:21 p.m., a female called to report a reckless driver on Rock Island and Route 66. Police on the scene found two males in the vehicle and arrested one on a municipal warrant.

At 9:06 p.m., a female reported a disturbance on South Fourth. Police on the scene found juveniles in a filthy house and told them to be quiet and clean up the house.

At 9:17 p.m., a female reported a gas skip of $37.02 at a local station. Police arrived to find the vehicle had already taken off down Interstate 40 and turned the matter over to state police.

Monday

At 8:32 a.m., a male called to report vandalism at the cemetery. Police on the scene found a tractor’s backhoe had broken the window out.

-Compiled by QCS Managing Editor Ryn Gargulinski