03-01-2008: 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:

Thursday
l At 9:50 a.m., a female reported finding a bicycle in an alley on South Sixth Street. An officer advised that the bicycle would be taken to the police department.
l At 11:01 a.m., a female reported a grass fire on Highway 39. Fire officials advised that the fire had been extinguished.
l At 1:31 p.m., a male reported larceny at a retail store on West Tucumcari Boulevard. An officer advised that some door handles and a bicycle had been stolen.
l At 2:43 p.m., a female reported a dog bite on South Third Street. An officer advised that a female juvenile was riding her bike when a dog came out of a yard and bit her on the leg. The officer was told that the owner of the dog left town with the animal.
l At 5:05 p.m., a female reported children playing in the street on West High Street. An officer made contact with the children and advised them to move out of the road.
l At 5:23 p.m., a female reported a possible intoxicated subject on West Dahoney Street. An officer advised that the subject was found and given a ride to their residence on South Eighth Street.

l At 6:49 p.m., an alarm was reported at a building on East Route 66. An officer advised that all was OK and that the building was secure.
l At 8:27 p.m., a male reported a injured deer on South Eleventh Street. An officer was told that the deer had been hit by a vehicle but was not dead. The officer advised that the deer was put down and removed from the area.
l At 10:49 p.m., an anonymous caller reported suspicious subjects in the alley on East Hancock Street. An officer checked the area and advised there was no one in the area.
l At 11:34 p.m., a officer reported an open door at the high school on South Seventh Street. An officer advised that all was OK. The building was checked and the door was secured.
l At 11:54 p.m., a female reported a possible prowler on East Barnes Street. An officer checked the area and spoke with other residents and advised that all was OK.