01-03-2009: 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.

Tuesday
l At 1:24 a.m., a male reported a male subject out in the street on south Rock Island Street being very loud. The caller said the subject had punched out the window on his own vehicle and his hand was all bloody. An officer advised the subject had minor cuts and was told not to return to the neighborhood unless he would respect the area and not be loud.
l At 5:13 a.m., a female requested that police be on the lookout for a black Expedition with a Pennsylvania license plate headed west on Interstate 40. The caller said the vehicle was being driven by her husband. She said the family had stopped about 5 a.m. at the Visitors’ Center in Glenrio. When she came out, her husband and son had left her behind believing she was in the vehicle.
l At 7:39 a.m., a male reported that the back window of his vehicle on south Eighth Street had been broken out by an unknown subject.
l At 7:54 a.m., a male reported that one of the state cars on west Route 66 had been vandalized.
l At 8:45 a.m., a 911 call was received requesting an ambulance at the scene of an accident in the construction zone east of Montoya. An SUV carrying two males, one female and a child had rolled over. MEDI advised all passengers seemed uninjured and refused medical attention.

Wednesday
l At 9:13 a.m., a female reported damage to property at a business on south First Street. The caller said that the drive-through menu kiosk had been hit.
l At 10:40 a.m., a female on south Adams Street reported that a kid had thrown a rock at her car and broken the windshield while she was driving down Route 66. An officer advised that the windshield was shot with a BB gun, and the caller was advised to come to the Tucumcari Police Department to make a report.
l At 11:02 a.m., a female reported a fire on east Heman Avenue. An officer advised that one of the cars in her neighbors’ backyard had caught on fire. A fire truck was dispatched to the scene.
l At 3:28 p.m., a female reported that the window of the vehicle parked in her yard on south Eighth Street had been broken out.

Thursday
l At 12:18 a.m., a male caller reported that someone had thrown a rock at the door of his residence on north First Street. The caller requested that an officer check out the area for further damage.
l At 7:28 a.m., a female requested that an animal control officer check on a dog that was chained up with no food or water on south Third Street.
l At 12:37 p.m., a female reported that her landlord had tried to blow up her house on south Adams Street a couple of days ago, and she requested an officer to her house. An officer advised that the landlord had been cleaning the property by burning weeds and the caller was getting concerned, but everything was under control.
l At 2:43 p.m., a male reported possible domestic violence at a residence on west Sunset Ave.
l At 8:26 p.m., a male reported that he found the front window broken at his house on west High Street when he arrived home.
l At 8:31 p.m., an anonymous caller reported that someone had hit a dog and it was leaning up against a fence on east Aber Avenue. An officer advised that the caller had taken the dog in the house and would take it to the vet.
l At 4:49 a.m., an anonymous caller reported to the Logan Police Department that a fight involving five to 10 persons was taking place at a bar on south Highway 54. An officer advised that two subjects were the primary aggressors and several persons would be coming into the Logan Police Department later that morning to file voluntary statements.
l At 4:56 p.m., a man called the Quay County Sheriff’s Office from Cemetery Road in San Jon to report that while cleaning up a vehicle he had purchased on Christmas Day, he had found a very small amount of marijuana in a tube in the vehicle.
l At 9:28 a.m., a male employee of a restaurant on east Route 66 Boulevard requested an ambulance in reference to an 80-year-old male subject who was feeling light headed. The subject was transported to Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital.