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The Tehachapi News presents the News@Noon for March 8 2013:
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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:
Thursday, March 7, 2013
09:41 PEDESTRIAN CHECK Officer initiated activity at VFW Tehachapi Mountain Post on West Tehachapi Blvd.
09:55 SUBPOENA SERVICE ATTEMPT Officer initiated activity at Aspen Dr.
10:00 FOLLOW UP Officer initiated activity at in the alley off East “J” St.
10:29 PEDESTRIAN CHECK Officer initiated activity at West “E” St. Arrest made.
10:47 VANDALISM AGAINST PERSON OR PROPERTY OF ANOTHER Occurred at Four Seasons Trailer Park on West “J” St. Reporting party’s next door neighbor in space 12 threw a rock against the reporting party’s trailer. Disturbing party is Hispanic male in his 30s, wearing white t-shirt with stripes and jeans, still on scene. Reporting party was advised to stay inside his home.
10:53 BURGLARY ALARM Occurred on Cathy Ln. Received a call from his girlfriend’s alarm company Protection One that the alarm is sounding but that it may be a battery running low.
10:53 COUNTER AT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT Officer initiated activity at Water Treatment Plant on Enterprise Way.
10:55 HIT AND RUN/PROPERTY Officer initiated activity at Tehachapi Police Department, East “F” St.
11:36 PARKED VEHICLE Occurred at West “F” St, and South Mill St. Older primer blue vehicle has been parked in the area a second time around for several days. Reporting party believes there may be someone living in it.
11:45 FOLLOW UP Officer initiated activity at Kmart on West Tehachapi Blvd.
11:48 DISTURBING THE PEACE Occurred at Monroe High School on South Snyder Ave. Outside subjects may show up in two vehicles for a fight.
12:45 MISSING PERSON Occurred at Airstreams Renewables Inc. on West “J” St. Hispanic male, approximately age 32, approximately 5’9”, stocky build, short black hair. Last seen wearing a black/blue jacket and jeans was carrying a large duffel bag. Subject was entering to Kohnens at 7 a.m. today and was supposed to meet the reporting party back at 410 West “J' St.
12:49 DISTURBING THE PEACE Occurred at North Green St. and East “H” St. Male and female in a disturbance, have calmed down now. Black male adult leaving the area westbound on “I” St. wearing a black beanie, white t-shirt, jeans.
13:02 CITIZEN REQUESTED ASSISTANCE Occurred on East “I” St. Orange tandem trailer semi parked on the side of the railroad. Reporting party complaining that late every night the driver allows the truck to idle creating a noise disturbance for her family.
13:16 Unauthorized use of personal info Officer initiated activity at Tehachapi Police Department on East “F” St.
14:11 FOLLOW UP Officer initiated activity at South St. Norm Hanson's firearms.
14:22 DISTURBING THE PEACE Occurred on South Snyder Ave. Reporting party advised there is a disturbance over the signs he placed in his yard as a response to his vehicles being towed.
14:23 PEDESTRIAN CHECK Officer initiated activity at South Curry St. and West “F” St. Arrest made.
15:09 FOLLOW UP Officer initiated activity at Tehachapi Hospital on West “E” St.
15:31 SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES Occurred on White Oak D. Several subjects getting into a white older model Le Sabre headed east on White Oak. Three male subjects have rifles. One wearing black hat and shirt and one with long blonde hair.
16:07 VANDALISM AGAINST PERSON OR PROPERTY OF ANOTHER Occurred at Ranch House Motel on East Tehachapi Blvd. White male adult subject pacing in front of the motel wearing black tank top and camouflage pants has broken out the fire extinguisher and is breaking windows.
16:25 FOLLOW UP Officer initiated activity at West “I” St.
16:42 BURGLARY; INHABITED Occurred at Four Seasons Trailer Park on West “J” St. Reporting party stated there is someone inside the trailer. It had previously been vacated. No one should be inside.
17:11 WELFARE CHECK REQUEST Occurred on Canyon Dr. East, Reporting party states that they feel the owner of residence is being abused by daughter today. Reporting party would like an officer to check the welfare. Reporting party states that female is possibly under the influence at the time. Reporting party does not mind if officer contacts her.
18:14 DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE Occurred on Oakwood St. Husband drove into the garage door. He is in a white Chevy dually truck. Last seen driving towards Curry from the residence.
19:59 DISTURBING THE PEACE Occurred at Tehachapi Hospital on West “E” St. Black male, 23 years of age in the admitting room disturbing verbal, being belligerent.
21:38 TRESPASSING Occurred on South Curry St. Black male early 30s with a bike broke into laundry room and is refusing to leave the property. Last seen in the area outside apartment A. Reporting party requesting contact at 1006 Marge.
01:26 SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE Occurred at La Quinta Hotel on East Steuber Rd. Small gray vehicle occupied by three juveniles circling the parking lot. Gone on arrival.
01:32 SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES Occurred on West “E” St. Dogs in the area are barking, voices heard outside. Unable to locate.
05:02 SNOW ADVISORY Officer initiated activity at Tehachapi Police Department, East “F” St. Snow accumulating on the roads.
05:38 BURGLARY ALARM Occurred on Valerie Ln. Area of sliding door responsible party pending. Female on premises provided wrong pass code. False alarm.
05:58 SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES Occurred at Shell Gas Station on South Mill St. Parked at the pump without moving or pumping for at least 15 min. No movement inside the vehicle.
06:12 TRAFFIC HAZARD Occurred at Love's Truck Stop on East Tehachapi Blvd. Disabled vehicle on Highway 58. Truck slipped over to the side, not blocking traffic on or near the off ramp. Control has been advised and is responding.
07:39 OPEN DOOR/WINDOW Officer initiated activity at Oakwood St.
08:23 TRAFFIC STOP Officer initiated activity at Wasco Inc. on Goodrick Dr. Moving violation citation.
08:29 BURGLARY; INHABITED Occurred on West Valley Blvd. Past occurred, reporting party states unknown person enters his residence and takes unknown property, possible disturbed person, unknown when occurred. Unfounded.
08:54 COUNTER AT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT Officer initiated activity at Tehachapi Police Department at East “F” St.
09:13 BURGLARY ALARM Occurred at City Of Tehachapi on South Robinson St. Front office motion.
Kern County Sheriff Tehachapi Substation:
Thursday, March 7, 2013
08:00 Residential Burglary of a home in the 22300 block of Fontana St.
Friday, March 8, 2013
01:00 Residential Burglary of a home in the 19500 block of Apache St.
California Highway Patrol: Nothing to report
Stallion Springs Police Department: Officers assisting in road clearing.
Bear Valley Police Department:
01:51 MEDICAL AID, 24000 Block of Cub Court.
The National Weather Service in Hanford provides the following forecast for the Tehachapi area
This afternoon: Snow and rain showers with a high near 39. Light winds with a total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight: A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday: A chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 4000 feet. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.
Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 57. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday night: Clear, with a low around 31. South wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the evening.
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The Tehachapi Unified School District Board of Trustees will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, March 12, at 6 p.m. at the Claude L. Wells Education Center located at 300 S. Robinson St.
The Tehachapi Valley Recreatrion and Parks Board of Directors will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, March 12, at 5:30 p.m. at 490 West "D" St.
MOUNTAIN SPORTS THIS WEEK
ALL THS SPORTING EVENTS BELOW HAVE BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER AND RESCHULED AS NOTED IF INFORMATION WAS AVAILABLE
Boys Baseball –POSTPONED - The Varsity at TCC Construction-Quartz Hill Tourney, vs. Lancaster on Friday, March 8 and vs. Highland-Palmdale on Saturday, March 9 has been postponed until Monday due to weather.
Girls Softball – POSTPONED -Varsity at Bakersfield Driller Tournament – vs. Liberty tonight, March 8. Game starts at 6:30 p.m. Jayvee at Wasco Tourney on tonight and Saturday, March 8-9.
Tennis – POSTPONED -Jayvee at Griffin-Frontier Cup tonight and Saturday, March 8-9.
LATEST OBITUARIES & DEATH NOTICES:
• Obituaries have been received for Charlie Hernandez, Brenda Hockett, Phyllis Coogle and Betty Mathews and will be published online this afternoon and in Tuesday's print edition.
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