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NEWMAN POLICE

 Vehicle burglary

Newman police said miscellaneous items, including three cell phones, a vehicle diagnostics code reader and a pellet rifle, were reported stolen March 27 from a vehicle in the 1400 block of S Street. The loss was estimated at $760.

Larceny

Police said a theft of city water services was reported March 23 at a residence in the 1100 block of Q Street. Police said the case has been forwarded to the district attorney’s office for review.

Arrests

The following were among arrests reported by Newman police from March 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.

Marlene J. Bettcher, 61, of Newman, was arrested March 23 on a misdemeanor charge of driving on a license suspended for DUI.

Emmanuel S. Dunerway, 29, of the Newman/Patterson area, was arrested March 27 on misdemeanor charges of possession of bad checks/cash bills/etc. and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Jimmy DeLaCruz, 31, of Newman, was arrested March 29 on misdemeanor charges of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Activity report

Newman police received 75 calls for service, reported 24 officer-initiated incidents, handled 16 cases, made six arrests, and wrote one traffic ticket from March 23-29, according to the department’s activity report.

 

GUSTINE POLICE

Arrests

The following arrests were reported by Gustine police from March 24-30. The arrest report includes incidents in which an individual was released on citation, as well as cases in which a suspect was booked.

A 40-year-old Gustine male was arrested March 25 on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge.

Johnathan Milo, 26, of Gustine, was arrested March 26 on felony charges of vehicle theft and receiving stolen property, as well as misdemeanor charges of obstructing a police officer and possession of a narcotic controlled substance.

Activity report

Gustine police received 37 calls for service, reported 119 officer-initiated incidents, handled five cases and made two arrests from March 24-30, 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.