Truckee Police logs: Subject busted trying to steal Christmas tree
December 10, 2015
TRUCKEE, Calif. — Below are select incidents compiled from the Truckee Police Department's press log for Nov. 24-30, along with previously unreported incidents.
At 2:59 p.m., correctional staff reported a suspicious vehicle on Donner Pass Road near the jail facility. The driver was contacted and arrested upon officers discovering narcotic paraphernalia and weapons possession, as well as being DUI and displaying false license plates on the vehicle.
At 8:52 p.m. on Donner Pass Road, during a traffic stop of a car having excessive snow on its roof, a second vehicle pulled over; the driver of that vehicle was cited for having a suspended driver's license.
At 12:27 a.m. on Donner Pass Road, two subjects got into a shoving match. One was detained and arrested for public intoxication; the other fled and got away.
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At 4:56 p.m. on Donner Pass Road, officers responded to a report of a subject under the influence. One male adult was arrested for being under the influence of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance and paraphernalia.
At 6:16 p.m. on Snowpeak Way, officers took a report of stolen property out of an apartment. It was later determined that the wife took the property, and it was deemed a civil issue.
At 1 p.m., officers took a report at a property on Northwoods Boulevard that unknown suspect's entered the victim's residence by unknown means and stole a television.
At 1:51 a.m. on Donner Pass Road, officers observed a subject loading a Christmas tree into the back of a vehicle after store hours. The subject was contacted and admitted to attempting to steal the tree; the subject was cited and released on scene.
At 10:49 p.m. at an undisclosed location, a vehicle was stopped for a code violation, and the driver was arrested for DUI.
At 9:08 p.m. at a home on Laurelwood Drive, officers responded to a physical altercation between a boyfriend and girlfriend. The female was arrested for domestic violence.