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News@Noon for June 19, 2014

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The Tehachapi News presents the News@Noon for June 19, 2014:

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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.

NOTE: Reports of traffic stops, pedestrian checks and other activities without details have been eliminated from the reports published here.

Tehachapi Police Department:

June 18, 2014

12:46 a.m. Police 9-1-1, occurred at Mill Garden Apartments on South Mill Street. Cellular 9-1-1 Call:
Black male making threats to verbal peace disturbance to reporting party's boyfriend and brother-in-law. Disposition: Report taken.

2:14 a.m. Trespassing, occurred on Aspen Drive. Notice of eviction had been placed on the door but reporting party has noticed the front door open for the last two days. Reporting party has heard some noises tonight but nothing seen. Disposition: Checks OK.

6:27 a.m. Suspicious circumstances, occurred on Miller Lane. Hispanic male wearing black cap with bright colors and black T-shirt was dropped off and yelling he want to kill some one. Disposition: Unable to locate.

8:21 a.m. Found property, occurred at Cimarron Court/Sutter Street. Abandoned wheel chair with four wheels  on the roadway. Disposition: Situation resolved.

12:44 p.m. Petty theft of less than $400, occurred at Uneek Findz on West "F" Street. Petty theft occurred, three subjects appeared to be under the influence and stole a handmade beanie, one adult white male wearing T-shirt and chain with padlock, a female with red hair, heavyset, and white male wearing gray tank top. Last seen heading eastbound on "F" Street. Disposition: Report Taken, unable to locate.

1:16 p.m. Animal call, occurred on Tucker Road. White male juvenile, driving older model fold ranger with camper shell was dragging/choking dog in the parking lot. Disturbing party left location 20 minutes ago. Disposition: Gone on arrival.

2:40 p.m. Petty theft report, occurred at Big 5 Sporting Goods on Tucker Road. Missing prop is a stealth camera. Disposition: Report taken.

3:37 p.m. Trespassing, occurred at Skate Park on West "D" Street. Four juveniles keep riding  their skateboards through the property. Disposition: Information only, unable to locate.

4:19 p.m. Hit and run/property, occurred on Tucker Road. Requesting officer or past occurred 20002 at Village Grill in the a.m., reporting party now at USA Gas. Disposition: Report taken.

5:37 p.m. Disturbing the peace, occurred at High Mountain Apartments on Cherry Lane. Two females having verbal peace disturbance. Disposition: Assisted.

5:42 p.m. Police 9-1-1, occurred on Tucker Road. Suspicious circumstances with reporting party's red Chevy S10 pickup. male stating someone made entry into his vehicle, possible malicious mischief. Disposition: Assisted, unfounded

Bear Valley Police Department:

6:54 a.m. Search warrant/premise, officer initiated activity at Martingale Way Disposition: Arrest made.

9:27 a.m. Vicious, barking, biting, etc., occurred on Allen Court. Barking dog. Disposition: Assignment completed.

4:19 p.m. Hit and run/property, occurred at USA Gas on Tucker Road. Requesting officer or past occurred 20002 at Village Grill in the morning. Reporting party now at USA Gas, in a 2006 silver Mitsubishi Galante. Disposition: Report Taken.

10:22 p.m. Disturbing the peace, occurred at South Lower Valley Road/Cumberland Road. Loud motorcycle, person on motorcycle making various runs on the street, possibly last headed towards Echo Court, at high rates of speed. Disposition: Advised.

Officers from the Bear Valley Police Department, with assistance from the Stallion Springs Police Department, served an arrest warrant on an adult suspect wanted for three counts of unlawful sex with a minor under the age of 16, one count of oral copulation with a minor under the age of 16 and one count of sexual battery. The suspect was arrested at his residence in Bear Valley and booked into jail at the Kern County Central Receiving in Bakersfield.

Kern County Sheriff's Department: Between June 18 and the morning of June 19, Kern County Sheriff's Office responded to 19 calls for service, including a patrol check on Mountain Drive in Golden Hills, fraud using personal information on Stacey Lane, keep the peace on Santa Barbara Drive in Golden Hills, a 9-1-1 call on Rancho Drive in Bear Valley, a barking dogs call on Geneva Drive in Alpine Forest, a 9-1-1 call on Banducci Road in Cummings Valley, a loud music call on Luana Drive in Golden Hills, a peace disturbance on Banducci Road, and a verbal peace disturbance on Woodford Tehachapi Boulevard.

California Highway Patrol: Nothing to report.


Today: Sunny, with a high near 86. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

Friday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.


• The National Association Of  Active And Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) will meet on Saturday, June 21 at Kelseys restaurant, located at 110 W. Tehachapi Blvd., at 1 p.m. All federal employees, retirees and friends are invited to attend. Come early and have lunch with the group.  
NARF meets the third Saturday of each month. For more information, call Royal Mink at 821-1015.

• The Tehachapi chapter of Relay For Life will hold a Team Captain meeting Thursday, June 19, at 6 p.m., at Carden School, located at 20419 Brian Way. Teams are still being sought for participation in the event to be held July 12 and 13. For more information, call Lynda at 823-7525.

• The Farmers Market will be held Thursday, June 19, from 4 to 7 p.m., at the Railroad Park.  Farmers and local growers will again be the focus, with additional vendors who sell handmade, local, and other related items. Food vendors will provide tasty treats and local musicians will provide the entertainment. For more information, call 822-6519.

•, where Jesus is always online is the theme of this year’s Vacation Bible School program at Good Shepherd Lutheran. The McAvoy family from Arizona will lead VBS with their high energy fun. VBS will run June 23 through 27 from 9 to 11:30 a.m., for ages kindergarten through 6th grade. Good Shepherd is located at 329 S. Mill St. For preregistration and more information contact Melissa Zehr at 823-1358.

•The Bear Valley Springs Cultural Arts Association will present Bear Valley’s own Dan Bronson in a lecture entitled "Chasing the Rainbow." This lecture will take place on Saturday, June 28, from 4 to 5:30 p.m., at the Equestrian Center in Bear Valley. Refreshments will be served, but reservations are required. Call Jeanette at 972-2344 or Nilly at 821-1587 for reservations and gate passes by June 18.

• College Community Services — The Learning Center, located at 107 S. Mill St., Suite B, will be hosting a BBQ and potluck event Wednesday, June 25, from noon to 2 p.m. Hamburgers and hotlines will be provided. Bring a dish to share with approximately 10 people. RSVP at least two days in advance of the event by calling 822-4639.


• Golden Hills Community Services District to meet at 6:30 p.m., on June 19, at 21414 Reeves St.

• Stallion Springs Community Services District meets June 24 at 6 p.m. at 27800 Stallion Springs Drive.

• Tehachapi-Cummings County Water District board will meet at 4 p.m., June 18, at 22901 Banducci Road.

• Second public workshop for Golden Hills sanitation customers will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., June 23, at the Golden Highlands Clubhouse, 21276 White Pine Drive.


No new obituaries today.

The next News@Noon will be published on June 20, 2014.

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