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Truckee Police Logs: Subject assaults man with TV remote control

Below are select incidents from the Truckee Police Department’s press log for March 9-26.

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 to read the full press log for case numbers and other information.

March 9

7:23 am: Two-vehicle collision with no injuries; one of the parties fled the scene without exchanging insurance information. Report taken.

2:04 pm, Highway 89: Graffiti was reported on the Squaw Valley billboard near The Mousehole.

March 10

3:25 am, Donner Pass Road: Report of an ex-boyfriend causing a disturbance. Upon arrival, the parties separated. Report taken.

11:29 am, Canterbury Lane: Theft of mail and attempted use of inactivated credit card. Report taken.

1 pm, Donner Pass Road: A juvenile was found in possession of drug paraphernalia.

8:46 pm, Donner Pass Road: A residents reported being threatened via social media.

8:58 pm: An arrest was made after a domestic violence incident between boyfriend and girlfriend.

March 11

2:17 am: Subject arrested for drunk in public.

6:35 pm, Brunswick Road: A suspect was cited for furnishing alcohol to minors.

March 13

3:56 am, Donner Pass Road. Stolen vehicle was occupied by 2 subjects. Driver was arrested for auto theft and DUI-drugs. Passenger was arrested for being under the influence of drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia.

6:20 pm, Deerfield Drive: Subject was causing a disturbance and arrested for drunk in public.

10:04 am, Worchester Circle: Subject reported being victim of identity theft. Most of the activity on victim’s account originated in San Francisco. Case forwarded to SFPD.

11:16 am, Highland Avenue: Victim of ID theft contacted TPD to file a report.

9:32 pm: A domestic altercation resulted in a suspect striking the victim with a TV remote control, punching him and damaging his vehicle prior to fleeing the scene.

10:45 pm: Vehicle fled from officers during traffic stop. Follow-up investigation revealed rear license plate was stolen off a vehicle in Lodi.

March 15

12:57 am: A “belligerent and hostile” subject was kicked out of a cab and arrested for drunk in public.

8:44 pm: Driver stopped for code violations was determined to be driving under the influence of alcohol. Driver was cited and released at the scene.

March 18

12:15 am, Donner Pass Road: Officers observed 2 subjects in possession of a controlled substance. Both were arrested.

1:53 am: Vehicle stopped for erratic driving. Driver arrested for DUI.

1:59 am: A vehicle was stopped for traveling in the wrong lane and without headlights. Driver arrested for DUI.

9:32 pm, Donner Pass Road: Officers responded to a report of a physical disturbance at a bar. One of the involved parties request a citizen arrest for misdemeanor battery. Suspect was located and arrested without incident.

March 19

12:52 am, Donner Pass Road: Subject was asked to leave a bar and he refused. Upon being escorted out, subject assaulted the bouncer. Bouncer signed a citizen arrest form, and suspect was arrested.

1:10 am, Coldstream Road: Subject left jewelry in a hotel room after checking out; hotel staff was unable to locate it.

1:48 am: Vehicle stopped for code violations. Driver arrested for DUI.

March 21

2:04 pm, Solvang Way: Officers contacted a victim of identity fraud in the TPD lobby.

March 22

4:36 pm: Driver stopped for code violations and was arrested for DUI.

4:13 pm, Trails End Road: Victim reported a suspect used his ID/personal information during the commission of a crime. Case forwarded to DA’s office.

6:40 pm, Icknield Way: Officers assisted Truckee Fire in responding to a medical emergency. Victim suffered head trauma and was Care-flighted to Renown in Reno.

7:42 pm, Donner Pass Road: Suspect who was trying to fight bar patrons was arrested for drunk in public.

March 23

12:18 pm: Suspect found staggering in the roadway was arrested for drunk in public.

13:13 pm, Bridge Street: Drunk female found unable to care for herself was arrested for drunk in public.

March 24

6:04 pm, Deerfield Drive: Officers assisted Truckee Fire while putting out a structure fire at a local business.

3 pm, Donner Pass Road: Information report taken for “numerous locations being vandalized.”

March 25

1:46 pm, Deerfield Drive: A local story reported they interrupted a suspected theft of alcohol. Report taken.

9:28 pm, Jeffery Pine Road: An intoxicated female was transported to Tahoe Forest Hospital for an alcohol overdose.

March 26

11:18 am, Barnes Drive: A dog nipped the thumb of a child, causing minor injury. Report taken.

9:38 pm, Donner Pass Road: Driver of a vehicle was arrested for DUI after being involved in a single-vehicle, rollover collision. Driver was not hurt, but property damage occurred to a brick wall.

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