Truckee Police Logs: Drunk man arrested after jumping into traffic, cursing at motorists
TRUCKEE, Calif. — Below are select incidents compiled from the Truckee Police Department’s press log for Dec. 8-22, along with previously unreported incidents.
Between Dec. 8-15, the press log noted eight separate incidents of vehicles being towed in town due to being parked illegally and obstructing snow plows.
At 10:30 a.m. at an undisclosed location, officers arrested a man on suspicion of drunk in public after he was reported jumping into traffic and cursing at passing motorists.
At 2:42 p.m., officers took a report from a Martis Valley Road resident of harassing emails.
At 7:10 p.m. on Donner Pass Road, officers took a report that a vehicle had backed into another vehicle while pulling out of a parking space and then fled the scene without leaving proper documentation. The driver was contacted later and had the required information; case referred to the district attorney.
Officers responded at 7:13 p.m. to a home on Saint Bernard Drive for a report of a verbal argument between a boyfriend and girlfriend; report taken.
At 4:44 p.m., officers responded to a location on Sierra Drive after TPD was contacted by Sand Diego Police to assist in recovering a stolen vehicle. Officers located the vehicle.
At 1:50 a.m. at a home on Donner Pass Road, officers responded to a report of domestic violence. One female adult was arrested on suspicion of felony corporal punishment.
At 8:15 a.m. at a home on Somerset Drive, officers arrested a male juvenile after he reportedly battered his father, damaged property and had illegal drugs in his possession.
At 11:24 a.m., a business owner on Pioneer Trail reported receiving a suspicious text and phone call solicitation for house cleaning services, which she suspects was an attempt to defraud her.
At 1:38 a.m. at an undisclosed location, officers discovered a vehicle that had spun out of control into a snow berm. Vehicle was towed as it was blocking the roadway.
At 7:49 p.m., officers responded to an undisclosed parking lot, where a driver had collided with two parked cars, then parked the car and fled the scene. The driver was later contacted and admitted to being the driver; case referred to the district attorney.
At 1:18 p.m., officers responded to an undisclosed school to a report that a student had brought an improvised stabbing instrument on campus.
At 11:24 p.m. at a home on West River Street, officers responded to a report that a verbal argument between a father and daughter escalated into a physical altercation. The juvenile was cited and released for assaulting her father.
At 10:31 a.m., a person reported seeing 5 people trespassing on his neighbor’s property on South Shore Drive and riding snowboards down a set of stairs leading to the property. Information report taken.
At 11:59 a.m., police conducted a preventative contraband sweep of a school using a police dog.
At 1:59 p.m., officers took a report for suspicious comments made on Facebook.
At 3:36 a.m., officers took a report from a subject whose wallet and iPhone was stolen from a Donner Pass Road bar.
At 3 p.m. at an undisclosed location, officers took a report of a 2-vehicle hit-and-run accident. There is no suspect information.
At 9:24 p.m., officers responded to a report of a male subject breaking a vehicle’s window with a stick on Martis Valley Road. The subject was located and arrested.
At 3:49 a.m. on Palisades Drive, a subject suspected of traffic violations was contact as he parked his vehicle, and he was arrested on suspicion of DUI, driving on a suspended license and resisting arrest.
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