NEWMAN POLICE

Vandalism

Newman police said four tires on a vehicle in the 900 block of Lee Avenue were slashed in an incident reported June 5. The loss was estimated at $600.

Larceny cases

Authorities said miscellaneous items, including two bicycles and a Yamaha receiver, were reported stolen June 6 from a unit at Newman Mini-Storage. The loss was estimated at $550.

A trash can valued at $75 was reported stolen June 3 from the 1500 block of Q Street.

Trailer recovered

Police said a cargo trailer reported stolen May 29 from the 1300 block of P Street was recovered June 5 in the 700 block of Tulare.

Arrests

The following were among arrests reported by Newman police from June 3-9. The arrest report includes incidents in which an individual was released on citation as well as cases in which a suspect was booked.

Gonzalo Ruiz Cruz, 23, of Newman, was arrested June 3 on a misdemeanor charge of driving without a license.

Rigoberto Cornejo, 40, of Newman, was arrested June 5 on a felony charge of being a felon in possession of ammunition, as well as misdemeanor charges of drug possession and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Abraham Ojeda, 26, of Newman, was arrested June 5 on a misdemeanor charge of driving without a license.

A 17-year-old Newman female was arrested June 5 for driving without a license. The charge is a misdemeanor.

Eldon Inman, 36, of Turlock, was arrested June 6 for driving on a suspended or revoked license. The charge is a misdemeanor.

Walter A. Virgen, 26, of Newman, was arrested June 7 for misdemeanor DUI.

Alberto Lopez, 24, of Newman, was arrested June 9 on a misdemeanor charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

Activity report

Newman police received 108 calls for service, reported 61 officer-initiated incidents, handled 22 cases, made 11 arrests, wrote 10 traffic citations, issued three parking tickets and wrote one animal control citation from June 3-9, according to the department’s activity report.

Gustine Police

No report was available from the Gustine Police Department this week. A two-week police beat for Gustine will be published in the June 20 edition.

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.