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Citrus Heights Police Logs: carseat theft, slow drive-thru, burglary

By Rylie Friesen-
Latest police logs in Citrus Heights include reports of a burglary at Olive Garden, video gamers playing too loudly after midnight, and a customer at Taco Bell calling police about being stuck in a slow drive-thru lane.

The following is a summary of select incidents listed in the Citrus Heights Police Department’s daily incident bulletins for Friday, June 3, 2019.

Friday, June 3, 2019: Total of 83 incidents listed. Incident report categories of note: 19 calls regarding suspicious activities, 21 disturbance-related, 8 homeless-transient related, 6 burglaries, 5 assaults, 3 petty thefts, 3 collisions, 2 fraud-forgery reports, 1 grand theft, and 1 report of a stolen vehicle.

12:17 a.m., Disturbance Noise, Monte Corita Cr. Police were contacted just after midnight by a caller who said someone was playing loud video games outside and yelling.

1:59 a.m., Suspicious Circumstances, Freedom Ln. A caller told police they found five subjects at the entrance to their mobile home park as they arrived home just before 2 a.m. All subjects were wearing hoodies that covered their heads.

6:21 a.m., Burglary, Olive Garden Restaurant on Sunrise Blvd. A delivery driver arriving at Olive Garden found the front window of the restaurant had been kicked in.

8:12 a.m., Reckless Driving, Madison/Sunrise. A white Toyota Sienna was seen driving recklessly between Madison Avenue and Sunrise Boulevard. Police were told there were two or three juveniles in the vehicle, who were “hopping from the front seat to the back seat.” The driver also reportedly ran a red light and was talking on the phone.

10:03 a.m., Suspicious Circumstances, Grocery Outlet on Greenback Ln. A man in the parking lot of Grocery Outlet was reportedly saying he was “going to kill everyone.”

11:31 a.m., Disturbance Loitering, Fountain Square Family Dental on Greenback Ln. Police were contacted about a “shadow” by the rear door of the dental office, apparently coming from someone lurking around the business. No further information was listed in the log entry.

2:40 p.m., Disturbance Verbal, Sierra Square Apartments on Targa Cr. A woman contacted police saying she believed her boyfriend broke their 70-inch TV.

3:28 p.m., Reckless Driving, Sunrise Mall. Police were contacted after a group of friends were reportedly almost hit by a pickup truck speeding through the Sunrise Mall parking lot.

3:37 p.m., Burglary Vehicle, Renaissance Apartments on Greenback Ln. A caller told police their car window had been smashed and a carseat and clothing inside were stolen.

5:25 p.m., Suspicious Circumstances, Sylvan Middle School on Auburn Blvd. A white sedan reportedly pulled up to the middle school and a male in the vehicle signaled for a juvenile to come to him. When the victim got to the window, the male reportedly pulled out a knife and “stuck it to the victim’s chest.”

7:02 p.m., Suspicious Vehicle, Westwood Park on Butternut Dr. A silver Dodge Caravan was seen “driving around the park, and into the grass.” The van’s occupant(s) were also reportedly trying to start a fight with other individuals.

7:38 p.m., Suspicious Circumstances, Taco Bell at Antelope/Sunrise. A customer at Taco Bell called police after being stuck in the drive-thru for an unspecified amount of time, with “nothing moving.”

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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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