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Truck strikes porch

Gustine police said a July 2 accident in which a pickup truck struck a cement porch of a residence in the 800 block of South Avenue resulted in property damage only.

Authorities said the driver reportedly fell asleep at the wheel.

No damage estimate was available.

Arrests

The following were among arrests reported by Gustine police from July 1-8. The arrest report includes incidents in which an individual was released on citation as well as cases in which a suspect was booked.

Roy Renteria, 35, of Gustine, was arrested July 1 on a misdemeanor charge of begging.

Rafael Tovar, 27, of Santa Nella, was arrested July 1 on a misdemeanor charge of driving without a license.

Lorenzo M. Robles, 29, of Winton, was arrested July 2 on a misdemeanor charge of driving without a license.

Ronald M. Beltran III, 38, of Hughson, was arrested July 2 on a misdemeanor charge of driving without a license.

Activity report

Gustine police received 116 calls for service, reported 133 officer-initiated incidents, handled 21 cases, made five arrests and issued three traffic citations from July 1-8, according to the department’s activity report.

Weekly arrest and incident reports are provided by the Newman and Gustine police departments. Charges may have been dropped as of press time. All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty.