By DANNY YOEONO
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, Jan. 4
A flute was stolen from a vehicle on Virginia Hills Drive overnight.
At 7:20 a.m. at the Amtrak station, a panhandler was getting angry and swearing at people who did not give him money.
Around 1 p.m., a man was seen passed out in front of Main Street Sweets on Main Street. Wow. The sugar rush comedown is rough.
A green Volkswagen was rolling in the Rite Aid parking lot. The vehicle was unoccupied and stopped rolling because it hit another car around 5:35 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 5
Two men appeared to be drinking near the Baskin Robbins on Morello Avenue at 4:26 p.m.
A man fell asleep while in a booth at IHOP on Morello Avenue at 4:27 p.m. My man, they serve coffee.
A visibly intoxicated man was yelling at passersby, chasing women and charging at cars in the Home Depot parking lot at 7 p.m.
At 11 p.m., a man urinated in front of the Buon Aroma liquor store on Alhambra Avenue.
Friday, Jan. 6
At 5:35 p.m., a man in a black hoodie was inside the Starbucks on Main Street when he slammed his laptop down on a table, yelled and threw things. He then went outside and threw coffee.
At 9:23 p.m., a woman was attempting to enter a room through a window at the John Muir Inn on Muir Station Road.
Saturday, Jan. 7
At 5:17 p.m., a woman inside the Amtrak station was screaming, possibly at someone who was not there. I know the feeling.
Some trash and a tree were on fire on Waterfront Road at 9:25 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 8
Bottles and shoes were reportedly hanging from electrical wires on Green and Berrellesa streets.
Some trees fell.
Monday, Jan. 9
An Andrews Drive resident found a man laying down on the back porch who said someone was chasing him with a bat. The discovery of the man hiding occurred at 6:45 a.m.
A man in a black jacket and sweatpants was walking around in circles on F Street chanting war and singing at 10:19 a.m. He then changed into a red shirt and brown overalls.
At 6:52 p.m., the Nob Hill sign was allegedly broken by the ex-boyfriend of an employee there.
At 11:42 p.m., grunting noises seeming to originate from a man were heard on Vista Oaks Drive.