Tracy police received 156 calls for service Tuesday, March 8. The following is a sample of those calls.
1:58 a.m.: A caller reported a truck was on fire near the Taco Bell at 2880 W. Grant Line Road. The truck, which was on private property, was “totally destroyed.”
5:25 a.m.: A man was treated at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital for minor injuries after the man was hit by a car on Lankershire Drive.
8:47 a.m.: Police went to Stein High School, 650 W. 10th St., for reports of a drug violation. One teen was arrested, another was “disciplined.”
9:32 a.m.: Police were told that two men who had previously stole items from the battery cage at Walmart, 3010 W. Grant Line Road, had returned to the business. The suspects were gone when police arrived.
10:36 a.m.: A 19-year-old was arrested after his mother reported he was “tearing up the house” on the 2500 block of Bridle Creek Court.
10:46 a.m.: A caller said the driver of a silver Nissan was jerking into oncoming traffic and had slammed into the curb and blew the car’s tires on MacArthur Drive near Eastlake Circle. The caller said the driver drove the car onto Eastlake, but police didn’t see the car when they went by.
1:10 p.m.: A man went into Tracy Rifle & Pistol, 2726 Naglee Road, but the owner of the store wouldn’t sell him a gun because the man “smelled like marijuana.” The man became angry and yelled and screamed at the store owner before leaving.
2:54 p.m.: Police responded to an accident on the corner of Centre Court Drive and Tracy Boulevard. No one was injured.
7:50 p.m.: A woman said that her uncle threatened her family, which includes three kids and their grandmother, with a knife on the 1100 block of Solomon Court. The man put down the weapon and “calmed down” when the woman talked to police, and went upstairs without any weapons afterward. The woman said he has a mental problem, but probably wasn’t taking his medication.
8:06 p.m.: Several items were stolen from a woman’s Toyota Prius when it was parked at the West Valley Mall, 3200 Naglee Road.
10 p.m.: A caller on Wagtail Drive said that two cars with loud exhaust systems kept racing around the neighborhood.
10:31 p.m.: A caller said a man wearing red was on the corner of Foxtail and Silvertail drives for at least 15 minutes, and the caller didn’t recognize him.
• This column includes a sample of items as reported in the Tracy Police Department dispatcher’s daily log. Additional information is based on reports from officers and other law enforcement agencies. To report information anonymously about a crime: Crime Stoppers, 831-6847.