12/7 Police blotter

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

Friday

At 5:36 p.m., a problem with a juvenile was reported on East Center. Police arrived to find a family argument with the juvenile agreeing to go for an evaluation.

At 7:04 p.m., a female reported a lost purse and called later to report she found it.

At 10:19 p.m., a male reported a domestic violence situation on South Saratoga. Police arrived to find a verbal dispute.

Saturday

At 4:35 a.m., a male reported a vehicle fire on South Seventh. Police on the scene found a vehicle was intentionally set aflame.

At 7:53 a.m., a male called to report an open door on South Rock Island. Police arrived to find the locks were recently changed and someone had kicked the door in.

At 11:01 a.m., an unknown female reported an erratic driver on Route 66. Police were unable to locate such subject.

At 2:18 p.m., a report of a drunk came in on East High when a male called 911 and said he was upset, intoxicated and wanted to kill someone. Police on the scene were told he felt a seizure coming on and was upset. They deemed him non threatening at that time.

At 2:42 p.m., a male called to report his dog was shot with a pellet gun on East Laughlin. Police on the scene found the dog had not been shot, but appeared as if its leg were scraped.

At 4:35 p.m., a female reported a domestic violence situation on South Adams. Police arrived to find the female packing things up and trying to leave but said her relatives were giving her problems.

At 8:02 p.m., a female reported a hit and run on Route 66. Police on the scene found her vehicle had been sideswiped; a report was filed.

At 10:18 p.m., an unknown male reported a suspicious vehicle parked on Estrella for an extraordinary length of time. Police informed the subjects not to park there anymore.

At 11:11 p.m., a grass fire was reported near an area motel. Police on the scene found a transient trying to stay warm and told him to move on.

At 11:54 p.m., a police officer noticed an open door at an area motel and advised the motel’s owner.

Sunday

At 2:03 a.m., a female called to report a possible prowler on East Turner.

At 12:45 p.m., an accident without injuries was reported at a car wash. Police on the scene found a car backed into a light pole and caused minor damage.

At 12:45 p.m., an assist was requested for a fire off Interstate 40. Fire units were dispatched.

At 1 p.m., a female reported an unwanted subject at a truck stop yelling at everyone. Police arrived to find a female irate the showers were not running and escorted her off the property.

At 3:20 p.m., a female reported damage to a vehicle in a supermarket parking lot. Police arrived to find two shopping carts had smashed into the car, one denting the hood.

At 7:02 p.m., a female reported a stolen vehicle on East Hines. Police recovered the vehicle; no charges were filed.

At 7:52 p.m., an irate subject was reported at the emergency room. Police on the scene escorted the subject to the station where he was given a motel voucher.

At 11:32 p.m., a suspicious vehicle was reported on First Street. Police arrived and told the subject to go back inside.

At 11:53 p.m., a female called to report her friend had a possible overdose on North Dawson. Police on the scene found everything OK.

-Compiled by QCS Managing Editor Ryn Gargulinski