Someone called police from Corral Hollow and Linne roads at 11:05 a.m. Wednesday and said that someone had run away from a car crash. Police called a tow truck for the 1998 Dodge Durango, which was found on a 5 -foot berm with major damage and a missing front wheel.
The Tracy Police Department responded to 243 calls for service Wednesday. The following is a sampling of those calls:
Two traffic stops Wednesday morning resulted in 30-day impounds on cars driven by people who had suspended licenses. One was on the 2000 block of Bessie Avenue at 8:02 a.m. Wednesday, and the other was at Tracy Boulevard and Clover Road at 9:28 a.m. Wednesday.
A person at a convenience store on the 400 block of West Grant Line Road called police at 10:09 a.m. Wednesday and said that a man had just tried to pass a counterfeit bill. The man left in a white Ford Escape. Police found the car on Blossomwood Lane and took a report.
A woman from the 400 block of West 21st Street went to Tracy police headquarters at 10:11 a.m. Wednesday and said that her 17-year-old daughter was missing. The girl was also reported missing Dec. 9.
Someone called police from the 2300 block of West Grant Line Road at 10:44 a.m. Wednesday and said that three teenagers in a burgundy Honda had been smoking marijuana in front of a convenience store.
Someone on Hickory Avenue just south of Tennis Lane called police at 11:44 a.m. Wednesday and said that four teenagers had just stolen some copper wire from the side of the caller’s house. A neighbor witnessed the theft, the caller said.
Police received word at 12:58 p.m. Wednesday that a white Chevrolet Caprice they were looking for was at West High School. The car matched the description of a car driven by a man police were looking for in connection with an aggravated assault. Police officers followed the car to the intersection of Madison Avenue and Tracy Boulevard and made a high-risk stop, but the man they were looking for was not in the car.
A person from the neighborhood of East Street and 21st Avenue called police at 1:14 p.m. Wednesday and said that someone had smashed the windows on a neighbor’s car over the weekend, and the neighbor has just left the damaged car on the street. Police noted that the neighbor moved the car into the driveway.
A man called police at 2:25 p.m. Wednesday and said that a 14-year-old boy reported missing from the 1600 block of Lincoln Boulevard last Thursday had been found at West High School.
Someone at Tracy Boulevard and Lowell Avenue called police at 2:39 p.m. Wednesday and said that two teenage boys had been harassing an elderly man and throwing rocks at him.
A person called police from Tracy Boulevard and 11th Street at 2:42 p.m. Wednesday and said that someone in a red Dodge pickup was cutting off other drivers and running red lights.
Someone called police at 3:08 p.m. Wednesday and said that a 6-year-old boy who normally rides the bus to Monticello School on the 1000 block of Cambridge Place decided he wasn’t going to ride the bus home and said he was going to see his brother. The boy’s stepfather and the school’s principal and secretary found him about five minutes later.
Someone called from the 1700 block of West Lowell Avenue at 3:17 p.m. Wednesday to report a car crash in front of West High School. Someone had been injured and police called an ambulance.
Police received a teletype from the San Jose Police Department at 3:29 p.m. Wednesday that said a 14-year-old boy reported missing from the 1500 block of Spring Court was found in San Jose.
Someone on the 200 block of West 11th Street called police at 3:41 p.m. Wednesday and said that someone had just tried to steal something from a liquor store. Police told the person to stay out of the store.
Someone from a department store on the 3100 block of Naglee Road called police at 4:21 p.m. Wednesday to turn in some counterfeit $100 bills collected at the store.
A man called police from the 1100 block of Centre Court Drive at 4:31 p.m. Wednesday and said that a painter he recently fired had threatened to vandalize the caller’s home.
A police officer called at 4:34 p.m. Wednesday just before talking to a group of suspected gang members in MacDonald Park at Central Avenue and First Street. Three of them were on probation for previous offenses, including one with a previous felony assault arrest and another with a stolen property arrest. They were both subject to unlimited searches.
A man called Wednesday from the 3900 block of Tracy Boulevard and said that another man had spit in his face during an argument at a truck stop.
A woman on the 200 block of Mt. Oso Avenue called police at 5:21 p.m. Wednesday and said that someone had stolen the muffler off of her car the night before.
A man on the 600 block of Jefferson Lane called police at 6:12 p.m. Wednesday and said that someone had stolen a refrigerator from his house.
A woman on Rhett Court called police at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday and said that someone had attacked her 13-year-old son while he was walking through a grocery store parking lot on the 2000 block of North Tracy Boulevard.
A man on Hickory Avenue just south of Tennis Lane called police at 6:20 p.m. Wednesday and said that someone had unscrewed all of his security lights, which are activated by motion detectors. The man is worried that someone will try to burglarize his house.
Someone called police from the 2300 block of East Street at 7 p.m. Wednesday and said that four men in black and carrying baseball bats had been in the shopping center parking lot.
Someone on the 1900 block of Pheasant Run Court called police at 7:48 p.m. Wednesday to complain about an overly aggressive door-to-door salesman.
A man on the 3500 block of North Tracy Boulevard called police at 7:57 p.m. Wednesday and said that someone had just stolen his mother’s Acura Legend.
A woman at Tracy police headquarters talked to police at 7:59 p.m. Wednesday said that her ex-boyfriend had threatened to kill her and her family. She said that the man had pulled a knife on her, but she was in her car and had sped off.
A person on the 500 block of Sequoia Boulevard called police at 8:18 p.m. Wednesday and asked for extra police patrol around Alden Park. The caller said the park has an ongoing problem with gang members who regularly gather to drink.
Someone at Eastlake Circle and Alexandra Drive called police at 8:25 p.m. Wednesday and said that a man on a motorcycle had been riding back and forth along a sidewalk.
A person on the 800 block of South Tracy Boulevard called police at 9:49 p.m. Wednesday and said that a man had been threatening an employee at Blockbuster Video. Police arrived and told the man to leave the store.
A woman on the 500 block of Buena Tierra Drive called police at 10:31 p.m. Wednesday and said that she had come home to find the door to her motor home open, even though her husband had locked the motor home the day before.
A 53-year-old Tracy man was arrested at 10:52 p.m. in central Tracy on suspicion of domestic violence. He was taken to county jail.