10-06-2007: Police Blotter

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

Tuesday
l At 4:40 p.m., a female reported fraudulent documents at the motor vehicle office on South Third Street. An officer was told that a male subject was trying to get an ID card with information that belonged to someone else. The officer advised the subject was told to leave and was not issued an ID.

Wednesday
l At 12:53 a.m., an alarm was reported at a retail store on West Tucumcari Boulevard. An officer checked the building and advised that all was OK.
l At 3:38 a.m., a female reported suspicious subjects on South Monroe Street. An officer was told that three juveniles were walking in the alley. The officer checked the area and made no contact with the juveniles.
l At 9:17 a.m., a male reported theft on West Campbell Avenue. An officer was told that an unknown subject stole 10 gallons of diesel.
l At 3:34 p.m., a male reported a domestic dispute on South Second Street. An officer was told that a male and female subject were fighting in the street. The officer advised that both subjects had left the area prior to their arrival.

Thursday
l At 9:20 a.m., a female reported possible drug paraphernalia at the middle school on South Fifth Street. An officer was told that a female student had the smell of marijuana. The officer checked the student and found no drugs or paraphernalia. The teacher requested the student be removed from the school. The officer advised that the student was taken to the police department and released to her parents.
l At 4:25 p.m., a male reported a dog bite on East Turner Street. An officer was told that the male subject was walking in the street when the dog came at him and bit him on the foot. The dog was picked up by animal control and the owner was cited.
l At 4:39 p.m., a male reported vandalism on South Sixth Street. An officer advised that the left rear tire of a vehicle had been slashed.
l At 9:56 p.m., a anonymous caller reported suspicious lights at the cemetery on Quay Road 63. An officer advised that there were several juveniles out at the cemetery and they were told to leave.
l At 10:59 p.m., a female reported a domestic dispute at a retail store on West Tucumcari Boulevard. The officer was told that a male subject had left in a vehicle and almost hit two cars. The male subject was located and was arrested for an outstanding Magistrate Court warrant.

Friday
l At 7:11 a.m., a female reported a theft at a residence on South Seventh Street. An officer was told that someone had stolen a checkbook from a purse at the residence.