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Citrus Heights Police Logs: graffiti, shoplifting arrest, SMUD assault, vandalism

Latest Citrus Heights police logs include several reports of assaults involving vehicles used as weapons, graffiti outside city hall, a shoplifting arrest made at Target, and an assault reported at a SMUD substation on Sunrise Boulevard.

The following is a summary of select incidents listed in the Citrus Heights Police Department’s daily incident bulletins, from May 12 to May 16, 2017:

May 16, 2017: Total of 78 incidents listed.
Incident report categories of note: 22 disturbance-related, 14 homeless-related, 3 burglaries, 6 collisions, 5 assault reports, 1 stolen vehicle reported, 9 petty thefts.

8:18 a.m., Vandalism, Logan’s Roadhouse on Sunrise Blvd. A transient man was reportedly “kicking doors” at the restaurant, possibly trying to enter the building. Disposition listed: advised.

9:03 a.m., Vandalism, new city hall on Fountain Square Drive. Graffiti was reported on a garbage can on the southeast entrance of the new city hall. Disposition listed: “refer other agency.”

11:45 a.m., Harassing phone calls, Victory Wy. A caller reported that an ex-girlfriend was “calling non-stop.” Disposition listed: arrest.

4:56 p.m., Assault with a Weapon, Referee’s Sports Bar on Auburn Blvd. An incident was reported to police by a woman alleging her ex-boyfriend had “tried to run her down” with a motorcycle on May 3 outside the bar. Disposition listed: “unfounded.”

5:03 p.m., Petty Theft, Big 5 Sporting Goods on Greenback Ln. A man reportedly grabbed three boxes of Nike shoes and ran out through a side door. A white Crown Victoria vehicle was listed as associated with the theft. Disposition listed: “unable to locate.”

May 15, 2017: Total of 64 incidents listed.
Incident report categories of note: 17 disturbance-related, 10 homeless-related, 3 burglaries, 4 collisions, 7 assault reports, 5 stolen vehicles reported, 4 petty thefts.

6:08 a.m., Stolen Vehicle, Silk Wood Wy. A work truck was reported stolen from the driveway of a residence on Silk Wood Way, near Calvary Cemetery in Citrus Heights. Disposition listed: report taken.

8:43 a.m., Assault, McDonald’s, Sunrise/Old Auburn. A man was reportedly “struck in the face” at the McDonald’s restaurant at Sunrise Boulevard and Old Auburn Road. Disposition listed: arrest.

9:29 a.m., Assault with a Weapon, San Juan/Wells Ave. A man reportedly threw a brick through the back window of a vehicle, hitting a person inside. Disposition listed: “gone on arrival.”

1:31 p.m., Collision Non-Injury, at police department. A non-injury collision occurred outside the Citrus Heights Police Department on Fountain Square Drive. Disposition listed: advised.

4:22 p.m., Shoplifting, Target store on Sunrise Blvd. Police were advised of a shoplifter who was detained at Target. Disposition listed: arrest.

5:16 p.m., Assault, SMUD substation on Sunrise Blvd. A employee reported being assaulted by a co-worker at a SMUD substation. The co-worker also reportedly damaged the caller’s vehicle. Disposition listed: advised.

7:40 p.m., Assault with a Weapon, Zenith Drive. A white Toyota Corolla was reportedly seen “trying to run over homeless subjects” on Zenith Drive, located off Antelope Road. Disposition listed: “unfounded.”

May 14, 2017: Total of 45 incidents listed.
Incident report categories of note: 15 disturbance-related, 2 homeless-related, 7 burglaries, 4 collisions, 4 assault reports, 0 stolen vehicles reported, 1 petty theft.

12:05 a.m., Assault with a Weapon, Carriage Dr./Kanai Ave. A caller on a bike said an ex-girlfriend tried to run him over with a van. Disposition listed: “unable to locate.”

12:45 a.m., Burglary, Peoria Drive. A residential burglary was reported on Peoria Drive, off Greenback Lane. Disposition listed: arrest.

1:46 a.m., Assault with a Weapon, Valero at Sunrise/Old Auburn. Multiple subjects were reportedly shooting at a caller’s vehicle. Disposition listed: report taken.

9:50 p.m., Assault, Paradise Oaks on Madison Ave. A client at Paradise Oaks Youth Services reportedly assaulted staff. Disposition listed: assisted.

10:30 p.m., Disturbance Noise, Franela Wy. A caller reported that a neighbor was “in the driveway using a circular saw” on Franela Way, near Van Maren Lane. Disposition listed: “checks ok.”

Full logs: May 12 | May 13 | May 14 | May 15 | May 16

Note: The Sentinel compiles summaries of select local police incident bulletins each week as a service to the public, based on data available from CHPD. Police advise that the information included in daily bulletins are summaries of calls for service for each day, with information “deemed confidential” not included in the record. CHPD states that the information noted on its daily bulletins is what was reported to police by callers, or in person, and therefore “may or may not actually reflect the true content of an incident.”

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