11-17-07 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
• At 10:31 a.m., a female reported a burglary on East McGee Street. An officer was told that several items were taken from the residence over the weekend.

• At 11:20 a.m., a female went to the police department to report an assault that occurred on South Third Street. An officer was told that a male subject was at a car wash when he was assaulted by two male subjects. The male subject filled out a statement.

• At 3:59 p.m., a male reported an attempted burglary on South Second Street. The male subject told an officer that someone tried to pry open the windows on the south side of the house.

• At 5:21 p.m., a male reported a domestic dispute on South First Street. An officer made contact with the residents and advised that all was OK, it was a verbal argument.

• At 6:45 p.m., a male reported a suspicious subject on South Fifth Street. Officers were told that a male subject in a pickup had offered his daughter candy and followed her home from the elementary school. The officer patrolled the area and advised that the vehicle had left the area.

• At 10:14 p.m., a female reported harassment on South Fourth Street. The female told officers a vehicle followed her while she was walking and the driver harassed her. The officer checked the area and advised they would watch for the vehicle.

Wednesday
• At 4:14 p.m., a female reported a burglary at an apartment on south Eighth Street. An officer was told that medication, frozen food and a sports jersey had been taken from the apartment.

• At 4:24 p.m., an officer reported vandalism on South First Street. An officer advised that the window of a vehicle parked on First Street had been shot out.

• At 5:08 p.m., a female reported an assault at a fuel station on South Mountain Road. A male subject was arrested and taken to the Quay County Detention Center for a parole violation out of Arkansas.

• At 10:39 p.m., a female reported a burglary at East Turner Street. An officer was told that when the residents returned to their house they found it in disarray. The officer advised that the residents did not know if anything was missing.