04-07-2007: 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:

Tuesday
• At 9:07 p.m., a male reported a larceny at his residence on South Eighth Street. An officer was told that a package that came in the mail had been opened. The officer advised that the package had not been opened and nothing was stolen.
• At 10:01 p.m., an alarm was reported on West Mesquite. An officer advised that they had spoken with the owner and all was OK.
• At 10:13 p.m., a female reported suspicious subjects walking on South Seventh Street. An officer was told that two male subjects dressed in dark clothing were walking down the street trying to open doors. Officers advised the subjects were not in the area and all was secure.

Wednesday
• At 12:26 a.m., a female reported a domestic dispute on East Turner Street. An officer advised that it was a verbal argument only and the problem had been resolved.
• At 12:25 p.m., a fire alarm was reported at the elementary school on South Ninth Street. A fire official advised that it was a false alarm and all was OK.
• At 1:03 p.m., a male reported a domestic dispute on South Rock Island. An officer advised that a male and female had been fighting and the female was going to stay with a family member for the night.
• At 2:38 p.m., a female reported a wanted subject at the DWI office on South Third Street. One male subject was arrested for failure to comply with conditions of probation.

Thursday
• At 1:45 a.m., a male reported loud music at an apartment on South Seventh Street. An officer made contact with the residents of the apartment and advised them to turn the music down.
• At 8:59 a.m., a male reported a theft at a retail store on East Route 66. An officer advised that a gum ball machine had been stolen. An investigation is under way.
• At 11:32 a.m., a female reported lost property on Quay Road 72. A deputy advised that a wallet and its contents, credit cards, drivers license, checks and $180, was missing. An investigation is under way.
• At 12:13 p.m., a female reported a suspicious vehicle parked at the elementary school on South Ninth Street. An officer advised that all was OK the driver of the vehicle was waiting for his wife who was in a meeting with a teacher.