10-21-2006: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls
received by the central dispatch office
for Quay County based at the
Tucumcari police headquarters, during
the last few days. According to reports:

• At 2:16 p.m., an officer was flagged
down on Tucumcari Boulevard. The offi-
cer was told about a fight on Fourth Street.
One female subject was arrested for an
outstanding Magistrate Court warrant.
• At 5:12 p.m. a male reported suspi-
cious activity on Esqualia Street. Officers
were told that two male subjects in a white
van were going up to doors and spraying
something onto the door. Officers made
contact with the van and the occupants.
They were salesmen and the substance
they were spraying was air freshener.

• At 1 a.m., a female subject reported
an attempted suicide at a hotel on East
Tucumcari Boulevard. Officers advised
that one female subject had taken some
pills and was refusing medical treatment.
The female subject was placed into protec-
tive custody and taken to Quay County
Detention Center.
• At 3:50 p.m., a female subject report-
ed a dog bite on Fifth Street. Officers were
told that the dog bit the female subject
when she went outside to throw out her
garbage. Animal control took the dog into
custody and issued four citations to the
owner of the dog.
• At 5:20 p.m. officers arrested one
male subject on a routine traffic stop on I-
40. The male subject was arrested for dri-
ving with a suspended or revoked license.

• At 8:10 a.m., a male subject reported
vandalism at a retail store on East Main
Street. An officer advised that two vans
had their windshields broken out. Two
juveniles were seen in the area the night
before. An investigation is underway.
• At 9:15 a.m., a female reported van-
dalism at the college on South Ninth
Street. Officers advised that a vehicle had
struck a bay door on the north side of the
building. A report was filed.
• At 3:34 p.m., a routine traffic stop on
South Ninth Street led to the arrest of one
female for a Magistrate Court warrant for
failure to pay fines.
• At 4:15 p.m., a male subject reported
an open door at a business on West
Tucumcari Boulevard. Officers checked
the building and made contact with the
owner. The officers were told that a com-
puter and wood-burning stove had been
taken from the building. A investigation is
• At 6:04 p.m., a female reported that a
woman at an apartment building on
Hancock Street was wanted. An officer
made contact with one female subject and
arrested her for a outstanding Magistrate
Court warrant for forgery.
• At 11:43 a.m., a male reported a theft
on South Second Street. An officer was
told that a bicycle was stolen around
Tuesday and wanted to report it. A report
was filed.
• At 11:47 a.m., a male reported a
stolen 10-speed bicycle on South Adams
Street. An investigation is underway.