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NEWMAN POLICE

Burglary

An employee of Newman City Tow advised police April 20 that a portion of the tow yard fence had been cut. Police said it was not known if anything was taken from stored vehicles.

Vandalism

Newman police said three locks at the rear of Taqueria Carolina were cut in an incident reported April 22. No items were reported missing.

Arrests

The following were among arrests reported by Newman police from April 20-26. The arrest report includes incidents in which an individual was released on citation as well as cases in which a suspect was booked.

Belen Zaragoza, 30, of Newman, was arrested April 20 on a misdemeanor charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

Teron M. Davis, 33, of Oakland, was arrested April 24 on a misdemeanor charge of providing a false identification to a police officer and two felony warrants out of Sonoma County Superior Court.

Activity report

Newman police received 73 calls for service, reported 31 officer-initiated incidents, handled 12 cases, made five arrests, wrote one traffic ticket and issued one parking citation from April 20-26, according to the department’s activity report.

GUSTINE POLICE

Theft

Gustine police said a wallet left on a counter at the Chevron station was stolen in an incident reported April 24. No value was listed.

Vandalism

Police said vandalism to a fence in the 900 block of West Avenue was reported April 26. The damage was estimated at $30.

Arrests

The following were among arrests reported by Gustine police from April 22-27. The arrest report includes incidents in which an individual was released on citation as well as cases in which a suspect was booked.

Aguestin Morales Garcia, 33, of Merced, was arrested April 21 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor charge of possession of narcotics paraphernalia.

A 28-year-old Gustine male was arrested April 22 on felony charges related to domestic violence.

Sirgio D. Scott, 31, of Gustine, was arrested April 27 on felony charges of making criminal threats and attempting to intimidate a witness or victim, as well as a misdemeanor charge of trespassing.

Activity report

Gustine police received 50 calls for service, reported 75 officer-initiated incidents, handled eight cases and made four arrests from April 21-27, 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.