06-16-2007: 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 8:49 p.m., a female reported a wanted subject at the DWI office on South Third Street. One male was arrested and taken to the Quay County Detention Center.
• At 6:39 p.m., a female reported a dog bite on South Third Street. The female told officers that a dog had bitten her daughter on both of her legs after she picked up a puppy. The dog was quarantined for a 10-day observation.
• At 7:40 p.m., a male reported a theft on East Crutcher Street. An officer was told that four tires and rims had been stolen from the residence.

Wednesday
• At 6:07 a.m., a male reported vandalism on South Seventh Street. An officer advised that the residence had been egged.
• At 10:56 a.m., a female reported a stolen vehicle from her residence on South Jackson Street. An officer was told that the vehicle had been taken without the permission of the owners. The officer advised dispatch to enter the vehicle into the NCIC database.
• At 12:25 p.m., a female reported a dispute at a residence on South Third Street. An officer was told that the subject’s husband would not let her into the house. The officer advised it was a verbal dispute only and the problem had been resolved.
• At 12:28 p.m., a female reported a domestic disturbance on South Second Street. An officer advised that it was a verbal dispute only and one of the parties had left before officers arrived.
• At 2:48 p.m., a female reported a dispute between two passengers at the bus station on South First Street. The officer was told by dispatch that one of the subjects had an out-of-state warrant but the state would not extradite. The officer advised the subject to resolve the matter and return to the bus.
• At 9:24 p.m., a female reported a possible prowler outside her residence on South Heman Street. An officer checked the area and made contact with a subject in the alleyway. The officer advised that all was OK. The subject was looking for a cat.

Thursday
•At 9:26 a.m., an officer reported vandalism at a hotel on East Route 66. The officer advised that the side of the building had been spray painted and the graffiti matched the one reported earlier on South College Street. An investigation is under way.