03-11-09: 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.

l At 12:36 a.m., a male came into the Tucumcari Police Department to report that a white truck had run over his mother’s mailbox on east Elm Street.
l At 7:12 a.m., a male reported that the U-haul Trailer he had rented had been vandalized during the night on south Third Street.
l At 1:28 p.m., a male reported that his dog and the doghouse were missing from his residence on east Aber Street.
l At 8:04 p.m., a female reported that she heard breaking glass at a neighbor’s house on east Hancock Avenue and saw about five small kids running across the street. The caller and her husband investigated and found a window had been broken on the house.

l At 5:18 a.m., an employee of a business on east Route 66 Boulevard requested officers and gave a description of a male subject and a female subject who had left without paying for their meal. An officer advised contact was made with the subjects and restitution was made.
l At 9:26 a.m., a male reported an accident with no injuries at a truck stop on Mountain Road.
l At 2:47 p.m., a female reported that someone was trying to set an empty building on fire on the west end of Route 66 Boulevard.
l At 7:39 p.m., a female reported that the license plate on her vehicle had been stolen on north Seventh Street.
l At 8:56 p.m., a male reported that someone had broken into his grandson’s house on west High Street. The caller said three windows had been broken and all of the items in the house had been scattered.

l At 1:52 a.m., a female requested an officer to an apartment on west Hancock Avenue in reference to banging on the walls and a possible fight in the apartment.
l At 4:09 a.m., an anonymous caller reported a big fight in the street on south Ninth Street. An officer advised the persons causing the disturbance had left prior to the officer’s arrival.
l At 7:08 a.m., an officer advised that the drive-thru menu at a fast food business on south First Street had been hit or knocked over and was damaged.
l At 11:37 a.m., a caller reported a motorcycle accident with injuries on Highway 469 north of Grady.
l At 4:02 p.m., a female reported domestic violence and requested an officer to her friend’s house on Campbell Avenue because her friend’s boyfriend was beating up her friend.
l At 8:52 a.m., a female reported an accident with injuries on US Highway 54. A semi had rolled over on its side.


At 12:43 a.m., a male reported a minor accident with no injuries at a truck stop on Mountain Road. The caller said another semi had backed into him. An officer advised drivers exchanged information.
At 10:29 a.m., a female reported vandalism on south Seventh Street. The caller said one of the windows in her car had been broken out.
At 2:57 p.m., a male reported that his bicycle had been stolen on south Second Street.
At 5:10 p.m., several callers reported an accident with no injuries at the intersection of south Second Street and Tucumcari Boulevard.