Truckee Police Logs: Downtown fight leads to aggravated assault
EDITOR’S NOTE: Below are select incidents from the Truckee Police Department’s press log for Oct. 4-10. The press log is published online by the TPD; in cases where no location is reported, it’s due to none being provided by the department, per the logs online. People arrested are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. Visit townoftruckee.com/departments/police/press-log to read the full press log for case numbers and other information.
At 7:44 a.m. on Donner Pass Road, officers took a report that a boyfriend and girlfriend were involved in a verbal altercation.
At 8:09 a.m. on Meadow Way, a woman reporting finding narcotics in her barbecue, which she believes was associated to an arrest in her yard from a previous case a couple weeks prior.
At 11:45 a.m. on Deerfield Drive, officers took a report of a verbal dispute between females, who agreed to remain civil.
At 9:55 a.m. on Meadow Way, officers dispatched a sick deer.
At 5:45 p.m. on Brockway Road, officers responded to a verbal dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend.
At 12:36 a.m. on Martis Valley Road, officers responded to a report of a subject trying to get into vehicles. Upon arrival, suspect fled on foot. After a short foot chase, the subject was taken into custody. A search of the subject yielded a small amount of marijuana, which was booked into evidence.
At 1:30 a.m. on Bridge Street, a motorist pulled over for vehicle code violations was arrested on suspicion of DUI.
At 2 a.m. on Donner Pass Road, officers responded to a fight that occurred in front of a bar in the downtown area after closing time. Victim suffered serious injuries and was taken to the hospital. A suspect was identified and subsequently arrested for aggravated assault. The suspect — Carlos Edmundo Pedroza Avalos, 22, of Truckee — was booked on $50,000 bail, according to the Nevada County Jail.
At 9:20 p.m. on Martis Valley Road, officers responded to a male versus female domestic dispute. An investigation resulted in the male half being arrested for domestic violence charges, as well as child endangerment.