News at Noon

Friday, Jan 17 2014 11:53 AM

News@Noon for Jan. 17, 2014

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The Tehachapi News presents the News@Noon for Jan. 17, 2014:

The latest news - The Tehachapi Police Department arrested 24-year-old Victoria Rojas on the morning of Thursday, Jan. 16, for possession of a stolen vehicle. Read more HERE.

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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:

Jan. 16, 2014

5:06 a.m. Stolen vehicle recovery. Officer initiated activity at Tucker Road.Out with possibly female in stolen vehicle. Disposition: Arrest Made.

7:03 a.m. Suspicious circumstances. Occurred on Aspen Drive. Behind her apartment in the alley there was a male subject throwing boxes over the fence-white truck unknown plate-the male is now leaving alley in unknown direction. Reporting person wishes no contact, language barrier. Disposition: Report Taken.

10:07 a.m. Burglary report. Occurred on East "D" Street. Reporting person stating someone attempted to break in through the window sometime last night. Nothing was taken. Disposition: Report Taken.

7:47 p.m. Auto accident - minor injuries. Occurred at South Curry Street and West "D" Street. Unknown injuries, approximately 60 year old male, all parties still 10-97. Disposition: Report Taken.

Bear Valley Springs Police Department:

Jan. 16, 2014

11:31 a.m. Counter at the Police Department. Occurred at Bear Valley Police Department on Bear Valley Road. Subject hit a statute and subsequently hit a CSD sign. Disposition: Information Only.

4:57 p.m. Suspicious circumstances. Occurred on Breech Court. Can hear alarm, possibly from neighbor's house, been going off for approximately 10-15 min. Disposition: Checks Ok.

Kern County Sheriff Tehachapi Substation: Between Jan. 16 and the morning of Jan. 17, the Kern County Sheriff's Department responded to 20 incidents, including a peace disturbance in Golden Hills.

Stallion Springs Police Department: Nothing reported.

California Highway Patrol: Nothing reported.


Today: Sunny, with a high near 66. East southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 41. South southeast wind around 15 mph.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66. East southeast wind around 10 mph.

Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 39. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.


• TCT is performing "Cemetery Club" at the Beekay Theater Jan. 16 through Jan. 19. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evening shows start at 7:30 p.m. and the Sunday matinee is at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10.

• Wine pairing dinner at Don Juan’s Latin Grill, featuring wines of Opolo Vineyards. Saturday, Jan. 18. Fundraiser for Rotary of Tehachapi. Tickets: $70. Information call: 818-519-7144

• Fiddlers Crossing: Amber Cross, Old time/country/folk, Saturday, Jan. 25, 7 p.m. $20.


• The Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Parks District is hosting its next board meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 5:30 p.m at the TVRPD's headquarters, 490 West "D" St.

• The Stallion Springs Community Services District is hosting its next board meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 6 p.m. at the CSD's headquarters, 27800 Stallion Springs Drive.


Wrestling – SEYL Dual Meet vs. Highland (6 p.m.) at home - THS gym on Wednesday, Jan. 15. California Invitational-Morro Bay Tournament on Friday-Saturday, Jan. 17-18. SEYL Dual Meet at North (6 p.m.) next Wednesday, Jan. 22.

Boys Basketball – Varsity (6:30 p.m.) / Jayvee (5:15 p.m.) / Frosh-Soph (4 p.m.) vs. East at home - THS gym next Tuesday, Jan. 21.

Girls Basketball – Varsity (4 p.m.) at Golden Valley (GV Tourney Championship Game) on Thursday, Jan. 16. Varsity (6:30 p.m.) / Jayvee (5:15 p.m.) / Frosh-Soph (4 p.m.) at East next Tuesday, Jan. 21.

Boys Soccer – Varsity (6 p.m.) / Jayvee (4:30 p.m.) vs. Garces at home - Coy Burnett Field on Thursday, Jan. 16 and vs. East at home – Coy Burnett Field next Tuesday, Jan. 21.
Girls Soccer – Varsity (6 p.m.) / Jayvee (4:30 p.m.) at Garces on Thursday, Jan. 16 and at East next Tuesday, Jan. 21.


Charlotte Lucille Wright, 1920 — 2014

Barbara (Bobbie) Elaine Wonert, 1930 — 2014

William Everett Collingsworth, 1925 — 2014

Roselyn "Roz" Kehoe, 1933 — 2014

The next News@Noon will be published at noon on Monday, Jan. 20.

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