01-31-2007: Police Blotter

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

Friday
• At 5:33 p.m., a female reported a domestic dispute at her residence on East Turner. An officer advised that it was a verbal argument between two females and all was OK.
• At 10:38 p.m., a male reported a disturbance at his residence on East High Street. An officer was told that a juvenile child was being destructive. The officer spoke with the juvenile and he calmed down.

Saturday
• At 12:02 a.m., an officer located three runaway juveniles after checking a license plate of a vehicle in the parking lot of a motel on East Route 66. The officer noticed the vehicle parked in the back of the motel with mud on the license plate. After checking on the car and plate, the officer was informed that the vehicle was stolen and the guest registered with the vehicle at the motel were runaways from Wyoming. The vehicle was towed and the juveniles were transported to the Curry County Detention Center.

• At 2:50 a.m., an alarm was reported at a repair shop on South Lake Street. An officer checked the building and all was secure.

• At 6:35 a.m., a female reported vandalism at her residence on South Jackson Street. An officer advised that the window of a vehicle had been shot out with a ball bearing.

• At 11:28 a.m., a male reported vandalism at his residence on South Jackson. The officer was told that a window on a vehicle had been shot out.

• At 11:27 p.m., a male reported vandalism at the parking lot of the detention center on West Aber Street. An officer advised that a window of a van had been shot out.

• At 11:50 p.m., an alarm was reported at a fuel station on East Tucumcari Boulevard. An officer checked the building and all was OK. The owner was contacted and the alarm was reset.

Sunday
• At 12:55 p.m., a female reported a domestic dispute at a residence on West High Street. An officer located the residence and spoke with the owners and was told that they were arguing and did not want any assistance.

• At 9:18 p.m., a male reported vandalism at his residence on South Jackson Street. An officer advised that a window of a vehicle had been shot out.

Monday
• At 3:46 a.m., an alarm was reported at a restaurant on South First Street. An officer was told that a motion detector had been set off at the front of the building. The officer advised that all the doors and windows were secure. The owner was contacted and the alarm was reset.