Police blotter: Sept. 21-27, 2016

By DANNY YOEONO
Martinez Tribune

The crime blotter is compiled from public record and is not confirmed by Martinez Police or any other party unless otherwise stated. Some accounts may be unfounded.

Wednesday, Sept. 21
An Orleans Drive resident reported that someone had broken into their laundry room overnight and may have tried to steal their washing machine. Be on the lookout for someone who looks like they need a washing machine – so someone in dirty clothes, I guess.

A man was refusing to leave his campsite that sat on private property on Alhambra Avenue around 8:30 a.m.

At 11:11 a.m., a woman with no shoes on walked through the Amtrak train station talking to herself, sweating and unable to articulate when spoken to.

At five till noon, a man described as tall and thin was going through dumpsters on Eastgate Lane.

A man in blue jeans was attempting to steal from Nob Hill Foods and when confronted, refused to leave the store. The interrupted heist occurred at 12:30 p.m.

A Shasta Drive resident claimed that her next door neighbor was violating a temporary restraining order by flooding her backyard at 4:10 p.m. Which is very Old Testament of her neighbor.

A man in a grey shirt attempted to throw a shopping cart through the door of a business in the John Muir Station shopping center.

Thursday, Sept. 22
A woman in capri pants was drinking alcohol excessively in the Main Street Plaza near 2 p.m., causing a disturbance.

A man in well made blue jeans was walking westbound on Main Street, punching signs and lighting paper on fire at 4:20 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 23
At 7:13 a.m. a man drank a case of stolen beer near the side of Wal-Mart.

A man in a sailor hat was sitting on a fire hydrant and drinking alcohol on Ferry Street at 1:08 p.m.

Three women left Nail USA on Arnold Drive without paying for services rendered around 5 p.m. Be on the lookout for roughly 30 freshly done fingernails. Sixty nails altogether if they did the mani-pedi combo.

Saturday, Sept. 24
A group of females were heard being loud on the Eastwoodbury Park nine minutes into this new day.

A man was seen pacing around the area of Morello Park Elementary for roughly eight hours going into the evening time.

The drive-thru window at the Burger King on Muir Road was left open and no one came to the window when a customer drove up and honked his car horn repeatedly just after 11 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 25
Just before 2 a.m., two women were observed walking La Salle Street while yelling and crying. One of them chased a car.

Around 8:30 a.m. a man in camo pants was throwing trash around the Main Street Plaza. He was later seen picking up the trash he had thrown.

There was a jumpy house at a party in the Eastwoodbury Park.

At 10 till Monday, a man in a red cap threatened a 7-Eleven employee with a broken bottle in an attempt to steal beer. The 7-Eleven was on Pacheco Boulevard.

Monday, Sept. 26
At 12:21 a.m. there was a deer laying on Alhambra Avenue, presumed dead. Oh my.

At 8:13 a.m. a boy was seen on Howe Road sharpening a four inch knife while walking.

A man entered Copart property on Waterfront Road around 10 a.m. and threatened to hit employees by saying, “I am going to hit you.” He was asked to leave.

A man in a Batman shirt was heavily intoxicated inside Creek Monkey Tap House at 8:15 p.m. Batman was nodding off, getting loud and pounding on the table.

Tuesday, Sept. 27
A man wielding a walking stick was heard yelling while moving about the Main Street Plaza at 1:11 p.m.

About Danny Yoeono

Born and raised in Martinez, Danny graduated Alhambra High School in 2014.

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