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Friday, Jan 31 2014 11:52 AM

News@Noon for Jan. 31, 2014

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The Tehachapi News presents the News@Noon for Jan. 31, 2014:

The latest news - A Ridgecrest man was arrested yesterday after he led Sheriff's deputies on a vehicle pursuit. Deputies found 27-year-old Michael Pate was in possession of $2,500 worth of methamphetamine. 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. 30, 2014

10:54 a.m. Unauthorized use of personal info. Occurred at Tehachapi Police Department on East "F" St. Bank fraud. Disposition: Report taken.

11:19 a.m. Trespassing. Occurred on North Curry Street. The house was boarded up a few months ago, the back door plywood is off - there has been transients entering the home what seems to be on Friday nights. Reporting person believes no one is in side. Disposition: Checks ok.

1:56 p.m. Burglary; inhabited. Occurred at Kmart on West Tehachapi Boulevard. Fmale I/C, in loss prevention office. Disposition: Arrest made.

Bear Valley Springs Police Department:

Jan. 30, 2014

1:36 p.m. Theft of mail. Occurred on Owl Court. Medicine taken from the mail box. Reporting person wishes no contact only wants to report the incident. Disposition: Assignment Completed.

3:48 p.m. Hit and run/property. Occurred at Deertrail Drive and Springwood Court. Silver late 90s Toyota Tacoma vs ut pole left loc. Disposition: Report taken.

Kern County Sheriff Tehachapi Substation: Nothing reported.

Stallion Springs Police Department: Nothing reported.

California Highway Patrol: Nothing reported.


Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the morning.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.


• The Tehachapi Strings Orchestra is performing at the St. Jude's Anglican Church on Jan. 31.

• The deadline to enter "Taste the Art" at The Art Studio is Feb. 6. the event is scheduled for Feb. 14 from 5 until 6:30 p.m.


No other meetings scheduled for this week.


No other games this week.


None since yesterday's News@Noon.

The next News@Noon will be published at noon on Monday, Feb. 3.

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