Truckee Police logs: Suspect steals car, is then arrested for DUI
Below are select incidents from the Truckee Police Department’s press log for Feb. 11-19.
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 http://www.townoftruckee.com/government/police/press-log to read the full press log for case numbers and other information.
8:121 am, Chateau Way: A victim reported her rental vehicle was stolen from her driveway overnight. Suspect caught in video and ID’d. Meanwhile, the car was found in an impound yard in Yolo County after suspect was arrested by CHP for DUI.
3 pm: Report taken for a stolen purse from an unlocked vehicle.
4:43 m: Courtesy report taken regarding a rape case that occurred in Northern Idaho report taken and forwarded to handling agency.
2:07 am: Driver stopped fro traffic violation was arrested for DUI.
6:46 am, Rocky Lane: Vehicle towed for obstructing snow removal.
7:53 am, Ramshorn Street: Vehicle towed for obstructing snow removal.
10:50 pm, Industrial Way: A female subject was unable to recall how she suffered trauma to her face and arm. She was transported to the hospital for medical evaluation.
11:13 am, Comstock Drive: Adult nephew and his uncle got into a physical altercation after an argument over property.
8:44 pm, Donner Pass Road: A high school student was assaulted by another student off campus, resulting in minor injuries.
8:52 pm, Rocky Lane: During a traffic complaint investigation, a local residence was discovered to be in violation of town codes. Case forwarded to code compliance officer.
11:57 am, Mougle Lane: Subject turned in ammunition for destruction.
12:14 am: A subject was found sleeping outside of a church. Subject had outstanding warrants out of Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo, and the subject was thusly arrested.
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