Police Log: Man with knife seen near school
by TP staff
Dec 28, 2012 | 6014 views | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend | print
A man with a knife was allegedly spotted outside Hirsch Elementary School, 1280 Dove Drive, at 9:35 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 27. The caller said the man swung the knife at the caller’s car in the middle of the street and then walked toward the school.

A second caller also reported a man with a knife in the area, but saw him walking toward a nearby park.

Police used a dog to help check the park and the school, but no one was found.

Tracy police received 123 calls for service Thursday, Dec. 27. The following is a sample of those reports.

12:08 a.m.: Police arrested a man on a warrant for failure to appear before a court on a felony charge and also faces charges of grand theft and possession of stolen property. He was stopped by police while walking near Foster’s Freeze, 28 E. Grant Line Road.

12:09 p.m.: Significant graffiti was reported in the bathrooms at Tracy Ballpark, 2001 Bessie Ave.

5:25 p.m.: An accident between a Ford Focus and Scion tied up traffic on Valpico Road. No major injuries were reported.

• 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.

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yepper
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December 31, 2012
WOW! No news in over 3 days? ..... Tracy Press coverage really getting bad! ........ :-(


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