Police Log: Man shot at three times in apartment complex parking lot
by TP staff
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Police are investigating a shooting at 11:12 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Landmark Place, 201 E. Grant Line Road.

A resident called to say a man in a car shot at him three times while he was driving his car out of the apartment complex. He said the shooter was sitting in the back passenger seat of the passing car, wearing a hoodie.

The resident said the car the shooter was riding in was also seen at his Dublin job on Friday, Nov. 1. He said the people in the car told him he wouldn’t make it to his court date and made a reference to his former girlfriend.

On Wednesday, Nov. 6, officials at the complex reported hiring a security guard to patrol the area and also requested extra police patrols.

Tracy police received 1,156 calls for service from Thursday, Oct. 31, through Wednesday, Nov. 6. The following is a sampling of those calls.

Wednesday, Nov. 6:

10:38 a.m.: A student was issued a warning for carrying a weapon onto the Kimball High School campus at 3200 Jaguar Run. Police did not release details about the weapon that was found in the student’s backpack.

8:09 p.m.: Police arrested a 37-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman for burglary on the 100 block of East Second Street. The couple was reportedly seen breaking into a vacant house. Both were booked into county jail.

11:50 p.m.: Police arrested a 34-year-old man on the 1300 block of Windsong Drive. Police did not release the charges.

Tuesday, Nov. 5

8:35 a.m.: A vacant house on the 200 block of West 20th Street was broken into and household items were stolen, including fixtures.

1:29 p.m.: Tracy police arrested a 62-year-old man on the 200 block of South Vasco Road in Livermore for an outstanding warrant for lewd acts upon a child.

9:33 p.m.: Police arrested a 24-year-old man for failure to yield on the 500 block of West Clover Road. He was booked into county jail.

Monday, Nov. 4

10:39 a.m.: Stockton police arrested a woman who tried to cash a fraudulent check from RAS Car Wash, 124 E. 11th St., at a Stockton branch of Bank of America. The check was for $820, and the car wash clerk said the same woman tried to cash a fraudulent check for $1,900 on Friday, Nov. 1.

11:19 a.m.: School officials at Williams Middle School, 1600 Tennis Lane, contacted police regarding two students bullying and attacking a third student, leaving bruises and pencil marks on the victim. The parents of the bullies and the victim were contacted, and school officials said the bullies would receive be disciplined by the school. Police also warned the bullies about the possibility of criminal charges if their actions continued.

1:12 p.m.: A resident reported two large tumbleweeds in the left lane on Naglee Road, near Grant Line Road. Public works was notified.

2:13 p.m.: A pill was found in a box of donations received by a student trick-or-treating for UNICEF, according to an official at Hirsch Elementary School, 1280 Dove Drive. The official said the sealed boxes are not marked with names, so they did not know which student received the pill or where it came from. It was decided that the pill was probably given by accident when an adult reached into their pocket for change.

3:54 p.m.: A hospital official reported the theft of drugs from the second-floor pharmacy at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital, 1420 N. Tracy Blvd.

8:32 p.m.: Police arrested a 22-year-old man for an outstanding warrant for vehicle theft and possession of burglary tools on the 900 block of West 12th Street. He was booked into county jail.

Sunday, Nov. 3

9:27 a.m.: Police responded to two broken store windows at Mountain Mike’s Pizza, 870 W. Schulte Road.

4:20 p.m.: Police arrested a 26-year-old man for stealing recyclables near Briar Lane and Clover Road. A caller had reported to police that four men stole a shopping cart full of cans from a transient man.

7:47 p.m.: A 33-year-old man was arrested for an outstanding warrant for a variety of drug-related charges. He was booked into county jail.

9:44 p.m.: A 28-year-old man was arrested for drug possession on the 1400 block of Parker Ave.

Saturday, Nov. 2

11:29 a.m.: A woman told police her son’s saxophone was stolen from a bus at the Tracy Transit Station, 50 E. Sixth St.

5:38 p.m.: A man told police he found a bracelet that had been stolen from his home on the 100 block of East Highland Avenue. He said someone had sold it to Caldron’s Jewelers, 907 N. Central Ave. Police are investigating.

6:04 p.m.: Police responded to an accident involving the rider of a quad on the 300 block of West Larch Road. The rider was seen lying in the middle of the roadway, and police had to close a portion of the road. The rider was taken to a local hospital.

9:30 p.m.: A caller reported that someone broke into his car in the parking lot of Kimball High School, 3200 Jaguar Run. He said he was missing a laptop, a Hayward police jacket, a gas mask, three pairs of handcuffs, a police vest with two magazines of 30 .223-caliber rounds and a pouch with four 30-round .223-caliber magazines, and a riot helmet with a face shield. Police are investigating.

Friday, Nov. 1

11:37 a.m.: A resident reported that his mail was stolen from a community mailbox on the 2400 block of Travao Lane.

10:26 p.m.: Police arrested a 25-year-old man for suspicion of driving under the influence following a traffic stop near 12th and El Portal streets. He was booked into county jail.

Thursday, Oct. 31

5:58 a.m.: A resident reported a man removing a catalytic converter from an SUV on the 3200 block of Georgetown Place.

10:14 a.m.: Police arrested a 44-year-old man for suspicion of drunken driving near Grant Line Road and Tracy Boulevard.

11:02 a.m.: Police warned two elderly men for drinking in public at El Pescadero Park, 250 W. Kavanagh Ave., after a woman reported that the men asked her 10-year-old daughter to sit with them at the park.

11:48 a.m.: Police arrested a 29-year-old man for domestic violence on the 1100 block of Grant Line Road.

4:34 p.m.: A resident reported vandalism to a house he was preparing to rent out on the 500 block of Veneto Court. He said someone smashed windows and spray painted the walls.

11:24 p.m.: A resident reported that a man dressed as a bandito started a small fire in the middle of the roadway near C and Third streets using a piece of his costume. The resident said the man appeared drunk and asked where he could find a Pizza Hut. He was last seen walking away.

• 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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