04-04-09: 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.

Tuesday
l At 12:22 p.m., a female reported an attempted break-in at her business on south Seventh Street. The outside pane in one window was broken and there was evidence of an attempt to pry the window open.
l At 3:32 p.m., a female reported that her estranged husband was trying to break her car windows on east McGee Avenue.
l At 3:59 p.m., a female reported that her 10-year-old son had been jumped on his way home from school on west Sunset Avenue and she wished to press charges.
l At 5:12 p.m., a male reported that two rocks had been thrown through the window of his residence on south Second Street.
l At 6:08 p.m., a male on south Eighth Street reported that the tenants that he evicted were calling and threatening him.
l At 7:08 p.m., a female reported that someone had backed into her truck on west Sunset Avenue. The caller said the subject refused to produce an ID or insurance information and drove off.

Wednesday
l At 8:50 a.m., a male reported that the tires on his vehicle had been slashed on east Rankin Avenue.
l At 9:40 a.m., a female reported the tires on her daughter’s car had been slashed on west Mesa Vista Avenue.
l At 10:59 a.m., a male reported that the tires on his vehicle had been slashed on east Barns Avenue.
l At 2:44 p.m., a male flagged down the Animal Control officer to report that someone had dropped off four puppies at the old McCoy Feed Lot. The officer advised that he had caught one puppy and would try to pick up the others the following day.
Thursday
l At 4:09 p.m., a female came to the Tucumcari Police Department to report the theft of her i-pod.
l At 7:31 p.m., the manager of a business on west Tucumcari Boulevard reported a shoplifting incident involving a female subject.
l At 10:25 p.m., an anonymous caller reported that several subjects were going to jump a customer at a business on south First Street. After talking to a clerk at the business, an officer advised that the subjects shook hands and drove off.
l At 4:36 a.m., a male called the Tucumcari Fire Department to report that his truck had caught on fire by a business on east Tucumcari Boulevard and he could not get the fire out with an extinguisher.