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Citrus Heights Police Logs: reckless driver, sideswiped cars, stolen vehicle

Latest police logs include reports of several parked vehicles being sideswiped by a suspected DUI driver on Mariposa Avenue, a disturbance outside a massage establishment on Sunrise Boulevard, and a driver having their vehicle stolen after it ran out of gas and was parked overnight at an auto parts store.

The following is a summary of select incidents listed in the Citrus Heights Police Department’s daily incident bulletins for Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. Additional logs are linked below.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018: Total of 72 incidents listed.
Incident report categories of note: 30 calls regarding suspicious activities, 13 disturbance-related, 6 homeless/transient-related, 1 shoplifting incident, no grand thefts or petty thefts, 3 burglaries, 2 assault reports, 4 collisions, 2 stolen vehicles and 1 report of domestic violence.

1:31 a.m., Suspicious Vehicle, C & C Marine on Auburn Blvd. Officer-initiated activity was listed involving a vehicle facing the wrong way on the 7800 block of Auburn Boulevard, with the vehicle missing the front “rim assembly” on the driver’s side.

10:24 a.m., Burglary, Stonehand Ave. One or more suspects reportedly made entry to a residence on a sidestreet near Antelope Road and Saybrook Drive. Entry was made by kicking in a garage door sometime during the night. Multiple items were reported stolen.

11:49 a.m. Reckless Driving, Patton/Watson. Police were requested to do an area check for a Cadillac Escalade that reportedly had been speeding and running through the stop sign at Patton Avenue and Watson Way “every weekday morning.”

12:57 p.m., Disturbance Verbal, Sunrise Blvd. Police were notified that a man was yelling at someone inside a massage establishment on Sunrise Boulevard.

2:28 p.m., Collision Non-Injury, Mariposa/Loleta. Several parked cars near Mariposa and Loleta avenues were reportedly side-swiped by a driver suspected of being under the influence of alcohol.

4:24 p.m., Homeless Camp, A & A Stepping Stone on Auburn Blvd. Two homeless individuals had reportedly set up camp and were starting a fire in the rear of a commercial property on Auburn Boulevard. The caller was unsure if the fire was intended for warmth.

5:36 p.m., Stolen Vehicle, O’Reilly Auto Parts on Greenback Ln. A caller told police their white Ford Focus had been left overnight in a parking lot after the vehicle ran out of gas. Upon returning the following day, the vehicle was gone.

5:38 p.m., Assault, Greenback/Arcadia. Police were called by a parent after an unknown man reportedly swung at their daughter while she was riding a bike, hitting her across the chest and knocking her off the bicycle.

6:52 p.m., Brandishing Weapon, Dollar General on Auburn Blvd. A transient reportedly pulled out a folding pocket knife after being told to leave by an employee at Dollar General.

11:48 p.m., Disturbance Verbal, Stones Casino. A caller told police that their parked vehicle had just been hit by another vehicle outside Stones Casino. The other driver was reportedly denying the collision occurred and “became verbal.”

Full logs: Nov. 22 | Nov.  23 | Nov. 24 | Nov. 25 | Nov. 26 | Nov. 27 | Nov. 28 | Nov. 29 | Nov. 30 | Dec. 1 | Dec. 2 | Dec. 3 | Dec. 4

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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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