Jan. 2, 2008 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:

Friday
• At 2:44 p.m., a male subject went into the police department to report fraud. The male subject told an officer that someone had purchased a $179 item with his credit card on EBAY without his permission.

• At 10:28 p.m., a female reported shoplifters at a fuel station on South Mountain Road. An officer advised that two juvenile males were charged with shoplifting and were released to their parents.

Saturday
• At 11:04 a.m., an alarm was reported at a shop on South Eleventh Street. An officer advised that all was OK. The building was secure.

• At 2:41 p.m., a male reported a possible burglary on Impala Street. An officer advised that there was no sign of forced entry or anything missing and the door to the residence was opened possibly by the wind.

• At 3:58 p.m., a female came into the police department to report a restraining order violation. An officer took the female’s statement.

• At 5:27 p.m., an officer reported a theft in progress on East Tucumcari Boulevard. The officer advised that a male juvenile was trying to steal a bicycle. The male subject was charged with larceny and released to his parents.

• At 6:34 p.m., a female reported a fight at a lounge on East 540 Loop. One male subject was arrested and taken to the Quay County Detention Center.

Sunday
• At 11:55 a.m., a male reported a fight at a fuel station on South First Street. An officer advised that all was OK that it was a verbal argument between a father and son and the problem had been resolved.

• At 4:54 p.m., an officer conducted a routine traffic stop at a hotel on East Route 66. One male subject was arrested for an outstanding Magistrate warrant.

• At 6:33 p.m., a female reported suspicious subjects at a storage unit on Campbell Street. An officer advised that all was OK they were loading their car with personal items from a storage unit they had rented and were about to leave.

• At 9:37 p.m., a female reported an unwanted subject at a restaurant on South First Street. An officer was told that a male subject was bothering customers. The officer advised that the male subject was waiting for a bus and would wait at the bus station.