North Tahoe Crime Logs: Woman in ‘violent rage’ smashes computer, burns victim with cigarette
January 2, 2016
TAHOE CITY, Calif. — Below is a selection of incidents from the Placer County Sheriff's Office press log for Nov. 20-30 as provided to the Sierra Sun by PCSO officials.
At 1:50 a.m. on the 8500 Block of North Lake Boulevard in Kings Beach, pursuant to a report of a male throwing bricks at his car windows, the male subject was taken into custody for drunk in public and possession of brass knuckles.
At 11:30 a.m. at the 9000 Block of Hartwood in Truckee, an unknown suspect stole $800 worth of video games, an XBox console and a camera.
At 5:30 p.m. on the 6900 Block of Toyon in Tahoe Vista, a report taken for an assault that occurred between father and son.
At 6:45 p.m. on the 8500 Block of North Lake Boulevard in Kings Beach, a female suspect in a violent rage broke a victim's computer with a chair, broke out windows in the apartment and threw a lit cigarette, burning the victim's face. The female was located a few days later and arrested for vandalism and domestic violence.
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At 11:45 a.m. on the 8600 Block of North Lake Boulevard in Kings Beach, an unknown suspect stole a victim's hand-crafted $1,800 wood table from a business.
At 1:50 a.m. on the 8400 Block of North Lake Boulevard in Kings Beach, a male subject was turned over to CHP for suspected DUI.
At 4 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 28/Grove in Tahoe City, while a female suspect was pulled over for a vehicle code violation, she rolled up her window when the deputy was speaking with her and drove away. A pursuit then ensued for four miles before the suspecct pulled into a driveway. Female was subsequently arrested for evading and suspected DUI.
At 11 a.m. on the 200 Block of Squaw Valley Road, an unknown suspect cut a lock and stole a victim's $1,500 bicycle off the porch.
At 5:30 p.m. on the 8500 Block of Steelhead in Kings Beach, an unk suspect took a victim's wallet after the victim dropped it in the snow while shoveling. He later located the wallet, but cash and a check were missing.
At 11 p.m. on the 8500 Block of North Lake Boulevard in Kings Beach, a female suspect was arrested after stabbing her husband in the back. Victim did not suffer life-threatening injuries and is expected to make a full recovery.
At 12:30 a.m. on the 8600 Block of Brockway Vista in Kings Beach, a report was taken for fraud after an unknown suspect sent a victim $500 for a Jet Ski listed for sale on Craigslist. The check was fraudulent, and the money was withdrawn from victim's bank account.
At 5:40 a.m. on the 300 Block of Rim in Tahoe Vista, pursuant to a report of a disturbance, a male subject arrested for vandalism, resisting and parole violation.
At 4:45 p.m. on the 7800 Block of North Lake Boulevard in Tahoe Vista, a male subject was seen leaving a store without paying for a basket full of groceries. The suspect fled when confronted by a deputy. Charges pending per identification of suspect.
At 7:45 a.m. on the 7500 Block of Forest Glenn in Tahoe Vista, sometime overnight, an unknown suspect broke a victim's windows and stole a GPS out of the victim's vehicle.
At 9 a.m. on the 12200 Block of Business Park in Truckee, sometime overnight, an unknown suspect broke the window of victim's vehicle and stole several items.
At 9:30 a.m. on the 1000 Block Commonwealth of Kings Beach, sometime overnight, an unknown suspect smashed a vehicle window and stole a DVD player.
At 10:30 a.m. on the 1300 Block of Regency in Tahoe Vista, sometime overnight, an unknown suspect broke a victim's vehicle window; nothing was taken. Another victim reported a broken vehicle window as well. And yet another had an iPod stolen from her vehicle.
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