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The Tehachapi News presents the News@Noon for March 22, 2013:
The latest news - The Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Parks District appointed Matt J. Young as the district’s new District Manager tihis morning, filling a nearly nine-month vacancy.
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PUBLIC SAFETY REPORT
The public safety report is based upon our request to have information from the various agencies each weekday morning, covering the period since our last contact. We appreciate those agencies that are helping us bring you the News@Noon.
Tehachapi Police Department:
10:12 BICYCLIST Officer initiated activity at Best Western Mountain Inn on West Tehachapi Blvd. Warned and advised P.C. 369I Railroad Trespassing. Disposition: warning
10:13 PEDESTRIAN CHECK Officer initiated activity at West “I” St. Disposition: Checks OK.
10:37 BURGLARY ALARM Occurred at Community Church on East “E' St. East door. Disposition: False alarm.
10:55 SUSPICIOUS PERSON Occurred at Stop and Save on East Tehachapi Blvd. Disposition: Checks OK.
11:26 FOLLOW UP Officer initiated activity at North Curry St., Tehachapi. Disposition: Checks OK.
11:40 UNAUTHORIZED USE OF PERSONAL INFO Occurred at Kmart on West Tehachapi Blvd. Reporting party notified by credit card company that on March 15 and 16 his credit card had purchases that he did not make. Officers with reporting party at the customer service desk. Disposition: No further action required.
12:07 ASSIST OTHER AGENCIES Occurred on Black Oak Dr. One unit on east side of residence, need one unit on west side of residence. Disposition: Assisted.
13:20 COUNTER AT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT Officer initiated activity at Tehachapi Police Department, East “F” St. Disposition: Advised.
13:21 SCHOOL RESOURCE DUTY Officer initiated activity at Tehachapi High School on South Dennison Rd. Disposition: Assignment completed.
15:48 FOLLOW UP Officer initiated activity at Scott’s Auto Body on East “H' St. Disposition: Advised.
16:16 AUTO ACCIDENT MINOR INJURIES Occurred at Red Apple Ave. and Tucker Rd. Disposition: Report taken.
16:18 UNAUTHORIZED POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA Occurred at Central Park on East “D” St. Three minors smoking drugs in the bathroom. Disposition: Unable to locate.
16:26 VICIOUS, BARKING, BITE, ETC. Occurred on Elm Ct. Reporting party’s son was shooting a bow and arrow and accidentally hit the dog. Dog is in back yard. Reporting party cannot take to hospital. It is in backyard and suffering. Disposition: Assisted.
16:39 RECKLESS DRIVING Occurred at Tehachapi Willow Springs Rd. and East Tehachapi Blvd. Northbound to westbound Tehachapi Blvd. 90's green Chevy pickup, License 65313D1. Varying speed, all over the road. Possible DUI Disposition: Unable to locate.
18:14 SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES Occurred at Gas n’ Go on East Tehachapi Blvd. Subject in a white Mustang GT with Nevada license plates having difficulty with the vehicle. Subject was attempting to break open the passenger door and is unable to turn the car alarm off. Still parked to the side of building. Driver is a black male wearing black hoodie, skinny jeans. The key chain had a Lakers lanyard on it. Disposition: Checks OK.
18:50 DEFRAUDING AN INNKEEPER Occurred at Denny’s on Magellan Dr. at 4:30 p.m. Bill of $14.59. Disposition: Report taken.
21:16 BATTERY Occurred at Tehachapi Hospital on West “E” St. A 14-year-old female in the ER claims she was assaulted by a classmate after school across from the Gas n’ Go. Disposition: Assignment completed.
22:02 BATTERY Occurred at Gas n’ Go on East Tehachapi Blvd. Cellular 911 Call: Reporting party advising a male just hit another male. Disturbing party no longer on scene. Last seen northbound toward the Village Apartments. Victim is declining medical. However having difficulty speaking. Disposition: Negative contact.
01:23 TRAFFIC STOP Officer initiated activity at Love's Truck Stop on East Tehachapi Blvd. Disposition: Warning (Cite/Verbal).
07:11 AUTO ACCIDENT NO INJURIES/PROPERTY Occurred at California Correctional Institute on Highway 202. State mail vehicle vs. a carpool van. Non-injury. Disposition: Report taken.
Bear Valley Police Department:
22:15 TRAFFIC HAZARD Pinedale Dr. and Canyon Dr. Disposition Assignment completed
Kern County Sheriff Tehachapi substation:
Suicide in Golden Hills still under investigation.
California Highway Patrol:
A high-wind advisory is in effect from 15 miles West of Tehachapi to the San Bernardino County line. Travel is not recommended for campers, trailers or permits loads.
Stallion Springs Police Department: Nothing to report
The National Weather Service in Hanford provides the following forecast for the Tehachapi area
This afternoon: Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 57. Breezy.
Tonight: Clear, with a low around 34. Windy with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 60 degrees dipping to around 36 in the late evening hours, with light to moderate winds.
Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 61 and low of 37 by nightfall. Windy with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Check out the latest edition of The Weekender, our newly-redesigned Lifestyle & Entertainment Guide HERE
Stallion Springs CSD, Informational Town Hall Meeting on the proposed Police Tax, at 10 a.m. Saturday March 23 in the Corral Room at the Community Center.
The next Tehachapi Unified School Distrcit Board of Trustees' meeting will be Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 6 p.m. at the Claude L. Wells Education Center, 300 South Robinson St.
MOUNTAIN SPORTS THIS WEEK
Baseball – Varsity at Jack Burtner Wasco Tourney today, March 22 against Highland. The game began at 10 a.m.
Softball – Jayvee at Trona Varsity on today, March 22 at 3:15 p.m.
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