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Citrus Heights Police Logs: grand theft, irate shoplifter, knives

Latest police logs include an unfounded knife incident at San Juan High School, an irate shoplifter at Target, grand theft at Ulta, and the arrest of a suspicious individual who was observed following a mailman.

The following is a summary of select incidents listed in the Citrus Heights Police Department’s daily incident bulletins for April 8-14, 2018.

Saturday, April 14, 2018: Total of 47 incidents listed.
Incident report categories of note: 16 disturbance-related, 4 homeless-related, 22 suspicious activity calls, 2 burglaries, 2 petty thefts, 1 grand theft, 6 assault reports, and 5 collisions.

3:26 p.m., Reckless Driving, Antelope/Mariposa. Six motorcycles were reportedly “going up and down Antelope Road over 100 mph for several hours.” Disposition listed: unable to locate.

5:21 p.m., Shoplifting, Target on Sunrise Blvd. An “irate” woman was handcuffed and taken into custody by loss prevention for theft at Target. She was reportedly yelling and uncooperative when police were contacted. Disposition listed: assisted.

6:42 p.m., Grand Theft, Ulta Beauty on Sunrise Blvd. A theft of unspecified items valued over $1,000 was reported at Ulta. The female suspect involved also reportedly had stolen from the store two weeks ago. Police were advised that “good video” of the incident was available. Disposition listed: report taken.

Friday, April 13, 2018: Total of 56 incidents.
Incident report categories of note: 22 suspicious activity calls, 7 homeless-related, 12 disturbance-related, 4 assault reports, 5 petty thefts, no grand thefts, 6 collisions.

4:51 a.m., Vandalism, Longford Drive. A man awoke to find a neighbor arguing with his friend and vandalizing his vehicle by spraying black paint on it. Disposition listed: advised.

8:13 a.m., Suspicious Circumstances, San Juan High School. A caller said they had received an anonymous tip that several known suspects were going to bring a knife to school, apparently based on a social media posting. Disposition listed: unfounded.

8:15 a.m., Assault w/ Weapon at Auburn/Halifax. A man reported that a female driver had tried to run him off the road and had crashed into his rear bumper. She then reportedly jumped out of her car at a stop light and started kicking his car. Disposition listed: report taken.

1:43 p.m., Suspicious Circumstance on Creekridge Lane. A suspicious person was reportedly following a mailman along for some time. The man in question was described as a white male adult, with a backpack on a bicycle. Disposition listed: arrest.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018: Total of 64 incidents listed.
Incident report categories of note: 14 disturbance-related, 12 suspicious activity calls, 2 homeless-related, 1 burglary, 4 assaults, 1 robbery, 4 petty thefts, 1 grand theft, 5 reckless driving and 3 domestic violence reports.

8:22 a.m., Fraud/Forgery, McDonald’s, Sunrise/Oak. Employees contacted police to report a bearded man wearing glasses and traveling on foot had been repeatedly attempting to purchase McDonald’s food with “fake money.” The issue was described as ongoing. Disposition listed: advised.

11:22 a.m., DUI, Keys Plus at  Sunrise/Woodmore Oaks. Police were advised by a passerby that a subject drove over 3 curbs and was suspected of either being possibly drunk or elderly. The vehicle’s license plate had a disabled sticker. Disposition listed: advised.

9:12 p.m., Robbery, Tempo Park, Fair Oaks/Madison. Police were notified of an attempted armed robbery by a suspect wielding a knife at Tempo Park. He was described as a Hispanic male adult with facial hair and seen leaving towards the tennis courts. Disposition listed: advised.

Full logs: April 8 | April 9 | April 10 | April 11 | April 12 | April 13 | April 14

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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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