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Citrus Heights Police Logs: indecent exposure, slow drivers, vehicle burglary

Latest police logs include an assault in front of the police department, an “extremely slow” driver reported on Old Auburn Road, theft at Dollar Tree, and a man reportedly exposing himself to a girl near Sylvan Middle School.

The following is a summary of select incidents listed in the Citrus Heights Police Department’s daily incident bulletin for Feb. 20  through Feb. 28, 2018.

Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018: Total of 67 incidents listed.
Incident report categories of note: 15 disturbance-related, 9 homeless-related, 13 suspicious activity calls, 5 burglaries, 2 petty thefts, 1 grand theft, 2 assault reports, and 2 collisions.

7:52 a.m., Vehicle Burglary, Glen Tree Drive. Sometime during the night an unknown suspect reportedly stole a garage door opener from a woman’s SUV, which was unlocked. Disposition listed: report taken

11:56 a.m., Reckless Driving, Old Auburn/Mariposa. A caller told police that a woman in a tan Saturn vehicle was driving “extremely slow,” while traveling eastbound on Old Auburn Road, near Mariposa Avenue. Disposition listed: advised.

3:30 p.m., Intoxicated Person, Renaissance Apartments on Greenback Ln. A belligerent woman who had been drinking reportedly grabbed a nearby woman’s arm and asked her to blow into a DUI-prevention device in her vehicle, so she could leave. The woman refused to blow into the device and instead contacted police. Disposition listed: arrest.

4:05 p.m., Burglary, Walmart on Auburn Blvd. Two suspects reportedly took $300 of health and beauty products from Walmart and were confronted by a loss prevention worker. One of the suspects then threatened to assault the worker “if he put his hands on them.” The pair left in a black 1999-2002 Chevy Impala. Disposition listed: report taken

4:20 p.m., Indecent Exposure, Gallant Circle. A girl walking home from work near Sylvan Middle School was stopped by a man in his late 20s who reportedly exposed himself to her below the waist. The man was described as a white male with a stocky build and dark brown, long curly hair under a dark blue baseball cap. He was driving a dark grey hatchback, possibly a Volvo, with an unknown plate. Disposition listed: “released to parent.”

7:30 p.m., Vandalism, Longford Dr. Police were advised of an ongoing problem with a tenant who was allegedly kicking in the door to the apartment laundry room, “because he has lost his key.” Disposition listed: due diligence.

Friday, Feb. 23, 2018: Total of 70 incidents listed.
Incident report categories of note: 17 disturbance-related, 9 homeless-related, 17 suspicious activity calls, 1 burglary, 3 petty thefts, no grand thefts, 4 assault reports, and 2 collisions.

9:25 a.m., Assault, Citrus Heights Police Department. An in-progress assault was reported occurring outside the Citrus Heights Police Department building on Fountain Square Drive. The incident involved a man and woman in an older Mercedez in a handicapped parking spot. Disposition listed: arrest.

9:52 a.m., Suspicious Circumstances, First Apostolic Church on Highland Ave. A visitor reportedly came into the First Apostolic Church on Highland Avenue several weeks ago and said “that someone could come in and shoot the place up.” The man was described as argumentative and also returned on Sunday night. The church said surveillance footage was available. Disposition listed: report taken.

12:05 p.m., Petty Theft, Dollar Tree on Sunrise Blvd. A suspect reportedly made off with $60-80 of merchandise from the Dollar Tree store on Sunrise Boulevard and left in a silver Nissan Altima. Disposition listed: report taken.

1:23 p.m., Reckless Driving, Sunrise/Kingswood. A man in a silver Volkswagen Jetta was reportedly observed “hanging” out of his vehicle, yelling at cars and pointing his finger at other drivers. Disposition listed: advised.

2:24 p.m., Criminal Threats Report, Quail Vista Ln. Police were advised by a woman who said she had received an email from an unknown sender who threatened to find her and “blow her face off.” Disposition listed: advised.

7:54 p.m., Vehicle Burglary, Slippery Creek/Creekbed. An in-progress vehicle burglary was reported near Creekbed Lane, off Auburn Boulevard, where a man with a flashlight was seen attempting to open a door using a long wire in the window. He was also seen allegedly ducking down when cars would drive by. Disposition listed: assisted.

Full logs: Feb. 20 | Feb. 21 | Feb. 22 | Feb. 23 | Feb. 24 | Feb. 25 | Feb. 26 | Feb. 27 | Feb. 28

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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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