Police Blotter: 03-07-09

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.

Wednesday
l At 1:41 a.m., a male on south Adams Street reported that he was receiving threatening phone calls. An officer advised the party making the phone calls had been contacted, and the party would not call again.
l At 7:11 a.m., a patrolling officer advised that the east doors of a grain elevator on west Railroad Avenue had been vandalized with spray paint.
l At 2:44 p.m., a female came to the Tucumcari Police Department to report that her ex-boyfriend was harassing her.
l At 12:52 p.m., a male called the Logan Police Department to report that a male subject’s boat had drifted off, and when the caller told the subject, the subject stated that he was having heart problems. An officer advised that the subject’s boat was loaded and everything was OK.

Thursday
l At 9:25 a.m., a female came to the Tucumcari Police Department to report that her house had been burglarized, and she knew where her belongings were.
l At 10:51 a.m., a male reported that while he was walking his dog on north First Street, a white dog that was running loose, dragging a chain had attacked his dog and had bitten his dog’s ear.
l At 12:26 p.m., a male reported an accident with no injuries on south First Street. The caller said he had backed into another vehicle.
l At 12:34 p.m., a male reported an accident with no injuries at a truck stop on Mountain Road. The caller said the truck he was driving was hit by another truck while it was in the parking lot.
l At 5:02 p.m., a female requested an officer to her residence on south Third Street because she was selling her vehicle to a subject who was supposed to get a loan and switch the vehicle registration to the subject’s name, but the subject never did. The caller went to the subject’s house and no one answered the door, although it appeared that someone was there. The caller took her vehicle back, but said she needed an officer to help get the other set of keys back.
l At 7:56 p.m., a female reported that a male subject asked her to request an officer to a business on east Route 66 Boulevard because he was being threatened.
l At 7:57 p.m., an anonymous caller reported subjects drag racing and making donuts on south Rock Island Street.
l At 11:31 p.m., a female on south Dawson Street reported that she could not locate her 13-year-old son. An officer advised the police would be on the lookout for him, and if he had not shown up by morning, he would be reported as a missing person.