Police Log: Shots fired into house
by TP staff
Oct 11, 2012 | 5919 views | 8 8 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Three bullets reportedly were fired into a house on the 1400 block of Birch Drive at 2:28 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, but no injuries were reported. The occupants told police they didn’t see anything, but did hear tires squealing. Police are investigating.

Tracy police received 201 calls for service Wednesday, Oct. 10. The following is a sample of those calls.

2:13 a.m.: Employees at the Tracy Press told police they heard multiple gunshots from Tracy Boulevard, near A Street. Police were unable to locate anything suggesting a shooting in the area.

7:56 a.m.: A black dog with apparent injuries to its feet was taken to the Tracy Animal Shelter after it was found near Chester Drive and Marian Place.

8:38 a.m.: A man was seen running to a red pickup and driving away on the 1300 block of Blair Avenue. Police found one of the houses in the area had a front screen removed from a window.

9:58 a.m.: A store clerk told police that a woman entered the Sprint store at 3200 Naglee Road and told employees she was from the company’s corporate office. The woman reportedly told the employees she was there to take the store’s iPhones. The clerk told police she was given 27 iPhones. Employees later called the corporate office and discovered no one had been sent to their store, the clerk told police. The woman was described as Latino, about 23 years old, and wearing a purple top and black pants.

10:41 a.m.: The driver of an SUV reportedly drove into a pole in the drive-thru of McDonald’s, causing minor damage at 2820 S. Tracy Blvd. The police advised to have the driver contact the manager to address the damage and to notify police if the driver failed to contact the restaurant.

11:37 a.m.: A woman was seen riding a horse down Central Avenue near the Grand Theatre Center for the Arts, 715 N. Central Ave.

12:12 p.m.: Police arrested a 24-year-old man for being drunk in public near Burger King, 3220 N. Tracy Blvd.

1:34 p.m.: Police arrested a 31-year-old woman for driving under the influence following a traffic stop near Leamon Street and MacArthur Drive.

4:23 p.m.: Police conducted a search at a house on the 500 block of Palm Circle and arrested a 38-year-old man on unknown charges.

6:03 p.m.: A woman said her son’s bicycle was stolen from in front of CVS, 3320 N. Tracy Blvd.

6:27 p.m.: Police arrested a 43-year-old man for an outstanding drug-related warrant at Chevron, 1960 W. 11th St. He was booked into San Joaquin County Jail in French Camp.

6:32 p.m.: Someone allegedly broke into a house on the 1800 block of Bayonne Court. A woman at the house said she was gone 20 minutes and returned to find someone ransacked the house and stole her jewelry and medication.

6:36 p.m.: Police arrested a 28-year-old man after he was allegedly caught stealing by security at Home Depot, 2461 Naglee Road. He was booked into county jail.

7:52 p.m.: A resident asked for extra patrols after someone knocked on her door several times on the 500 block of Central Avenue. She said it also happened a couple of weeks ago, and her brother saw a man at the door who ran away after saying he just wanted to say hi.

9:51 p.m.: Police arrested a 23-year-old man for being drunk in public at Applebee’s, 3060 Naglee Road. The restaurant staff said the man got angry with his family and took an alcoholic drink outside with him. The manager said he tried to stop the man, who became aggressive with the manager.

11:12 p.m.: A man was heard yelling he was going to shoot and kill someone on the 100 block of East Third Street. Police were unable to find 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. Charges may have been added or dropped as of press time, and all suspects are assumed innocent until proven guilty. To report information anonymously about a crime: Crime Stoppers, 831-6847.

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October 15, 2012
Three bullets reportedly were fired into a house on the 1400 block of Birch Drive at 2:28 a.m. ...
October 11, 2012
Hey, Chris talks a great game.

Actually accomplishing something... we've yet to be made aware of
October 11, 2012
The woman reportedly told the employees she was there to take the store’s iPhones. The clerk told police she was given 27 iPhones.
October 11, 2012
The employees must be young and never saw the Pink Panther movie with Peter Sellers:

October 11, 2012
Another day, another shooting! Thank Mayor Ives people.

Hey I think there is a blank to fill in for Mayor this vote. Lets all put Mickey Mouse on there. I'm pretty sure he could a better job running this town!!
October 11, 2012
I dont see your name on the ballot. You can do better right?

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