1/4 Police blotter

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

Sunday
• At 2:01 a.m., a car stopped on Adams led to the arrest of a male for aggravated DWI and having no insurance.
• At 3:10 a.m., a female called to report a dumpster fire on South Sixth. County fire units arrived and put it out.
• At 7:05 a.m., a female reported a road hazard on East Route 66. Police on the scene found a boat in the middle of the road and moved it into a nearby parking lot.
• At 10:17 a.m., vehicle damage was reported on Mountain Road. Police arrived to find a trailer broke free from the car that was hauling it and needed to be towed out of the vicinity.
• At 12:59 p.m., an unknown female reported vandalism to a motor home on East Turner. Police on the scene found the windshield had been shot out with a BB gun and pelted with rocks.
• At 2:16 p.m., a male called to report a problem with renters on South Jackson. Police arrived to find it was a civil matter but put a special watch on the premises as requested.
• At 2:30 p.m., an unknown male called to report a grass fire on Rock Island.
• At 5:34 p.m., a female called to report a breaking and entering on South First. Police on the scene found several items missing, a full report of which the female would provide.
• At 5:49 p.m., an unknown female reported a domestic violence situation on South Third. Police arrived to find a verbal argument.
• At 7 p.m., a female reported a domestic violence situation including an assault on South Sixth. Police on the scene found a husband and wife in an argument; the latter filed a written statement and official report.
• At 7:18 p.m., a male called to report larceny at a local restaurant. Police on the scene found a patron had eaten and left without paying the $16 bill.
• At 8:12 p.m., an unknown female called to report fireworks near a retail establishment. Police arrived and told the subjects to stop it.
• At 8:53 p.m., an unknown male reported a loud noise on High and Monroe, saying someone nearby was revving a truck engine. Police on the scene found no such noise maker.
• At 10:56 p.m., a warrant check was issued for a subject at a local fast-food establishment. Police on the scene found the warrant was valid, but officials said the subject was already bonded in another city and allowed to be free.

Monday
• At 2:07 a.m., an unknown female reported a possible prowler on Highlands. Police arrived but found none.
• At 5:49 a.m., an unknown male called to report a gas skip of $70.49 at a local truck stop. Police on the scene located the vehicle in question and escorted the driver back to the truck stop to pay for the gas.

— Compiled by QCS Managing Editor Ryn Gargulinski