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NEWMAN POLICE

Burglary

Newman police said a 55-inch television and several items from a refrigerator were reported stolen Dec. 28 from a residence in the 700 block of Ladyslipper. Police said suspect information was developed through viewing surveillance videos from the neighborhood. A suspect was contacted and agreed to return the television, police said. The case is being forwarded to the district attorney’s office for review of possible burglary charges, according to authorities.

Larceny

Police said an iPhone valued at $300 was reported stolen Dec. 25 from an individual who was sleeping near a downtown intersection. 

Vehicle burglary

Police said cash, a medical device and a shoulder bag were reported stolen Dec. 27 from a vehicle in the 1200 block of Duckblind Circle. The items were valued at $130.

Arrests

The following were among arrests reported by Newman police from Dec. 23-29. The arrest report includes incidents in which an individual was released on citation as well as cases in which a suspect was booked.

Analicia V. Williams, 19, of Newman, was arrested Dec. 23 on a misdemeanor charge of driving on a license suspended for DUI.

A 33-year-old Newman male was arrested Dec. 26 on a felony domestic violence charge.

Trino J. Ortega, 46, of Newman, was arrested Dec. 28 on a felony charge of making threats with the intent to terrorize and misdemeanor charges of exhibiting a deadly weapon other than a firearm and obstructing a police officer.

Douglas S. Royal, 43, of Crows Landing, was arrested Dec. 28 on a misdemeanor DUI charge.

Carl W. Casteberry Jr., 52, of Modesto, was arrested Dec. 29 on a misdemeanor charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

Jesus M. Garcia Garcia, 22, of Hayward, was arrested Dec. 29 on a misdemeanor charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

Activity report

Newman police received 75 calls for service, reported 67 officer-initiated incidents, handled 19 cases, made eight arrests, wrote eight traffic tickets, issued five parking citations and wrote three animal-related citations from Dec. 23-29, according to the department’s activity report.

GUSTINE POLICE

Vehicle burglaries

Gustine police said two incidents involving the theft of items from vehicles were reported on Dec. 23.

Authorities said miscellaneous items were reported stolen from a vehicle on Fairview. The loss was estimated at $400. The vehicle trunk had been left open, police reported.

A backpack was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 700 block of West Avenue. The loss was estimated at $2,033.

Vandalism

Police said a vehicle in the 1000 block of Brentwood Avenue was vandalized with spray paint in an incident reported Dec. 29. No value was listed.

Arrest report

The following were among arrests reported by Gustine police from Dec. 23-29. The arrest report includes incidents in which an individual was released on citation as well as cases in which a suspect was booked.

Angel Aguilar Garcia Jr., 38, of Gustine, was arrested Dec. 23 on a misdemeanor charge of driving on a suspended license.

Emmanuel Rodriguez, 30, of Gustine, was arrested Dec. 25 on misdemeanor charges of false imprisonment and possession of marijuana.

Natasha Fuentes Fernandez, 31, of Gustine, was arrested Dec. 26 on a misdemeanor charge of driving without a license.

Sandra A. Townsend, 56, of Gustine, was arrested Dec. 29 on a misdemeanor charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.

Bobby Rivera, 32, of Gustine, was arrested Dec. 29 on misdemeanor charges of obstructing a police officer and driving on a suspended license.

Activity report

Gustine police received 61 calls for service, reported 98 officer-initiated incidents, handled 20 cases, made eight arrests and issued four traffic citaitons from Dec. 23-29, 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.