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News@Noon for June 23, 2014

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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.

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

Tehachapi Police Department:

Saturday, June 21

12:11 a.m. Parked vehicle. Officer initiated activity at Highway/North Mill Street. Unoccupied. Disposition: Checks ok.

12:21 a.m. Traffic hazard. Officer initiated activity at West Tehachapi Boulevard. Disposition: Assignment completed.

12:52 a.m. Tehachapi City ordinance. Officer initiated activity at Monolith Street. Disposition: Assignment completed.

2:54 a.m. Suspicious circumstances. Occurred on Laura Lane. Cellular 9-1-1 call: Power was cut from reporting party's residence and the neighbors also, no one seen. Disposition: No further action required .

9:10 a.m. Citizen requested assistance. Occurred at Tehachapi Police Department. Texas inmate transport requesting to use the facilities. Disposition: Assisted.

9:20 a.m. Assist other agencies. Officer initiated activity at Bowie Street. Peace disturbance and assault with deadly weapon in progress. Disposition: Assisted.

12:06 p.m. Follow up. Occurred in Keene. Reporting party's daughter was a child molestation and rape victim in 2012, reporting party would like to speak w someone regarding the current case, her daughter is willing to speak with officers again and assist with the investigation. Disposition: Information only.

12:29 p.m. Traffic stop. Officer initiated activity at Mulberry Street/West "E" Street. Disposition: Arrest made.

12:58 p.m. Counter at the Police Department. Officer initiated activity at Tehachapi Police Department. Disposition: Assisted.

1:01 p.m. Out for investigation. Occurred on Aspen Drive. Disposition: Unable to locate.

1:03 p.m. Counter at the Police Department. Officer initiated activity at Tehachapi Police Department. Disposition: Assisted.

1:23 p.m. Disturbing the peace. Officer initiated activity at Beech Street/Brentwood Drive. Disposition: Arrest made.

3:14 p.m. Citizen requested assistance. Officer initiated activity at Tehachapi Police Department. Disposition: Assisted.

3:38 p.m. Suspicious circumstances. Occurred at Sonic Drive In on Valley Boulevard. Two juveniles on skateboards. Disposition: Advised.

5:10 p.m. Disturbing the peace. Occurred at South Green Street/East Tehachapi Boulevard. Cellular 9-1-1 call: male and female engaged in verbal/physical disturbance, male is screaming criminal threats at the female and taking swings at her, both subjects are white adults in their 30s wearing black shirts/jeans. Reporting party leaving the area does not wish contact. Disposition: Unable to Locate.

5:55 p.m. Follow up. Officer initiated activity at Four Seasons Mini Mart, East Tehachapi Boulevard. Disposition: Arrest made.

6:17 p.m. Any civil problem. Occurred on Cherry Lane. Cellular 9-1-1 call: Female has property belonging to reporting party and is refusing to give it back. Disposition: Civil problem.

8:32 p.m. Peace disturbance, music. Occurred at High Mountain Apartments on Cherry Lane. Loud party located behind the manager's office. Disposition: Advised.

8:37 p.m. Peace disturbance, music. Occurred on Appaloosa Court. Loud music coming from a white Ford Bronco type vehicle. Disposition: No further action required.

9:26 p.m. Threats of death/bodily injury. Occurred at Burger King on West Tehachapi Boulevard. Cellular 9-1-1 call: Occurred 30 minutes ago on West "J" Street. Hispanic male adult threaded to shoot reporting party. Subject put his hand in his pocket acting as if he had a firearm. Subject left the residence in an older model silver four door sedan, wearing a white T-shirt and blue checkered shorts. Reporting party is now standing by near the entrance of Burger King. Disposition: Report taken.

9:45 p.m. Health and Safety. Occurred on Miller Lane. White Ford F150 idling in front of the residence, reporting party believes there is a possible drug transaction occurring. Disposition: No further action required .

9:47 p.m. Peace disturbance, music. Occurred on El Rancho Drive. Loud party and music. Disposition: Quiet on departure.

11:56 p.m. Suspicious person. Occurred at The Village Apartments on North Mill Street. Cellular 9-1-1 call: Male subject walking around the parking lot and in and out of the hallways near the 900 building, acting under the influence. Black male adult, in his 20s, tall, slender build, wearing all black. No weapons seen. Disposition: Checks ok.
 
 Sunday, June 22, 2014

1 a.m. Disturbing the peace. Occurred on West "J" Street. Loud arguing heard, no one seen, no further information available. Disposition: Quiet on departure.

3:19 a.m. Traffic stop. Officer initiated activity at South Mill Street/West "C" Street. Disposition: Arrest made.

7:20 a.m. Citizen requested assistance. Occurred at Kelcy's Restaurant on West Tehachapi Boulevard. Requesting counsel regarding voucher that is incomplete, it has been signed, but there is nothing designated such as whether it should be used for food or shelter. Disposition: Assignment completed.

10:20 a.m. Attempt to contact. Officer initiated activity at Miller Lane. Disposition: Advised.

10:34 a.m. Out for investigation. Officer initiated activity at Golden West Court. Disposition: Arrest made.

12:05 p.m. Out for investigation. Officer initiated activity at Aspen Drive. Disposition: Arrest made.

12:35 p.m. 9-1-1 hang up. Occurred at Mountain Aire Estates on South Dennison Road. Elderly female disconnected, on recontact female stated she had been arguing with her husband, but that it is "okay now". Disposition: Checks ok.

1:02 p.m. peace disturbance, verbal. Officer initiated activity at Commercial Way/North Green Street. Verbal dispute with road crew. Disposition: Situation resolved.

1:37 p.m. Trespassing. Occurred on East Tehachapi Boulevard. Male subject cursing at employees and refusing to leave, white male adult, 49 years old, wearing blue shirt and jeans. Disposition: Civil problem.

1:39 p.m. Threats death, bodily injury. Occurred on Kelton Street. Reporting via Facebook, ex-boyfriend threatening to come to Tehachapi from California City and shoot her with a stolen weapon. Disposition: Report taken.

2:30 p.m. Suspicious person. Officer initiated activity at Golden Hills Boulevard. Was advised of a male subject in the roadway possibly under the influence and challenging vehicles in the roadway, KCSO advised. Disposition: Arrest made.

3:06 p.m. Petty theft report. Occurred at Sharing And Caring on South Pauley Street. Male subject broke into drop box, and is being aggressive with employees, red hair, khaki shirt and pants with a shopping cart, walking westbound toward Kmart. Disposition: Arrest made.

3:26 p.m. Citizen requested assistance. Occurred at Mountain Aire Estates on South Dennison Road. Female requesting counsel regarding problems with her husband. Disposition: Civil problem.

3:50 p.m. Assist other agencies. Occurred at Love's Truck Stop on East Tehachapi Boulevard. Keys are locked in the car. Disposition: Turn over to.

4:01 p.m. Peace disturbance, music. Occurred on Curry/Green Streets. Music is coming from vehicle parked at the apartment couple in the area. Disposition: Unable to locate.

5:50 p.m. Welfare check request. Occurred on Spruce Street. Reporting party is mother of all seven children and is calling from Arizona. Two weeks ago, 15 year old daughter stated that the ex-husband is abusing them. There are seven children total, four girls and three boys, ages 6 through 17, last time officer went to check, neighbors stated the male half had taken them in a motor home, may also be at an address on Appaloosa. Reporting party requesting contact. Very upset. Disposition: Checks ok.

8:04 p.m. Out for investigation. Officer initiated activity at East "I" Street. Probation search. Disposition: Assignment completed.

8:24 p.m. Out for investigation. Officer initiated activity at West "J" Street. Probation search. Disposition: Assignment completed.

9:06 p.m. Peace disturbance, music. Occurred on East "I" Street. Loud music with a possible robbery. Disposition: Advised.

9:18 p.m. Flag down. Officer initiated activity at Summit Chevron, on Steuber Road. Disposition: Information only.

9:36 p.m. Assist other agencies. Officer initiated activity at All American Tire, West Tehachapi Boulevard. With CHP. Disposition: Assignment completed.

10:17 p.m. Suspicious person. Occurred on Anita Drive. Male subject in his early 20s, 5' 10" to 6' wearing a black and white tank top, knocked on the door and stated he had the wrong address and then ran east bounds towards Dennison mobile home park. Disposition: Assignment completed.

10:26 p.m. Suspicious circumstances. Occurred on West "I" Street. Male walking down the street with what looked like a rifle in his hand. Reporting party heard what sounded like a gun shot, could not provide further description due to the darkness. Last seen eastbound on "I" Street. Disposition: Unable to locate.

10:45 p.m. Reckless driving. Occurred on Tucker Road. Northbound on Tucker, passing Del Taco, gray Toyota Matrix was seen swerving in and out of lanes. Disposition: Unable to locate.

10:57 p.m. Traffic stop. Officer initiated activity at Zurich Street/Challenger Drive. Disposition: Arrest made.

11:50 p.m. Suspicious circumstances. Occurred on Anita Drive.  Unknown subject attempted to enter the residence through a window by removing the screen, subject fled with reporting party's son pulled up the blinds. No available description. Disposition: Assignment completed.
 
Monday, June 23, 2014
 
1:25 a.m. Assist other agencies. Occurred at North Green Street/East "H" Street. Disposition: Arrest made.

2:13 a.m. Disturbing the peace. Occurred on North Robinson Street. Resident is out in the street yelling and throwing rocks. Subject appears to be under the influence of drugs. Disposition: Arrest made.

2:28 a.m. Burglary, inhabited. Officer initiated activity at All Valley Towing Ii, Enterprise Way. Subject was going through vehicle. Disposition: Assignment completed.


Bear Valley Police Department:

Friday, June 20, 2014

7:50 a.m. Suspicious circumstances. Occurred on Cumberland Road. Motorcycle on San Juan. Disposition: Unable to locate.

11:49 a.m. Disabled vehicle. Occurred at the exit of Loves. Cellular 9-1-1 call: Elderly male sitting in the back seat before exit 156 in a red four door sedan with the trunk open and two side doors open. Disposition: Turn over to.

12:59 p.m. Reckless driving. Occurred at Cumberland Road/Skyline Drive. White over brown F150 driving erratically, cut off the reporting party and nearly ran him off the road. Last see eastbound on Cumberland Road. Disposition: Unable to locate.

1:10 p.m. Theft of mail. Occurred at Bear Valley Police. Package missing from his mailbox. Disposition: Report taken.

4:05 p.m. Annoying phone calls. Occurred on Serra Place. A telemarketer is calling repeatedly. Disposition: Report taken.

6:37 p.m. Vicious, barking, bite, etc. Occurred on Rebel Court. Barking dog for the last couple hours. Reporting party requested contact prior to going to Rebel. Disposition: Assignment completed.

6:45 p.m. Vicious, barking, bite, etc. Occurred on Martingale Way. Disposition: Checks ok.

7:01 p.m. Suspicious circumstances. Occurred at Hiway Motors on Bear Valley Road. White male adult, 50s  tall, slender, with gray hair filing up 10 to 15 red gas cans/spent approximately $400 in gas inside the store. Reporting party and store clerk found it suspicious. Disposition: No criminal activity.

8:42 p.m. Drunk in public. Occurred at North Green Street/East "J" Street. Cellular 9-1-1 call: Reporting party is observing a male subject possibly under the influence or having trouble breathing. Reporting party is not with the subject, but he observed the male laying down near the corner wearing a black shirt and blue jeans. Victim is a white male adult. Disposition: Arrest made.

9:58 Disturbing the peace. Occurred on Willow Pass Drive. Reporting party states neighbors on Deertrail are involved in a physical disturbance on the back porch. Female and kids are now inside. The male subject was dragging the female by her hair and kicking her. Disposition: Information only.

Saturday, June 21, 2014

9:20 a.m. Assist other agencies. Officer initiated activity at Bowie Street. Peace disturbance and assault with deadly weapon in progress. Disposition: Assisted.

10:45 a.m. Vicious, barking, bite, etc. Occurred on Allen Court. Dog has has been barking for three hours,ongoing problem. Disposition: Checks ok.

11:13 a.m. Water Department service. Occurred on Cody Court. Disposition: Turn over to.

11:48 a.m. Vehicle identification. Occurred on Jacaranda Drive. Two vehicles need verification/have the paperwork. Disposition: Assisted.

12:06 p.m. Follow up. Occurred in Keene. Reporting party's daughter was a child molestation/rape victim in 2012. Reporting party would like to speak with someone regarding the current case. Her daughter is willing to speak with officers again and assist with the investigation. Disposition: Information only.

12:40 p.m Burglary alarm. Occurred on Stirrup Way. Alarm going off at the residence about every hour, no one lives there, residence is vacant. Disposition: Checks ok.

3:09 p.m. Follow up. Officer initiated activity at Skyline Drive. Disposition: Advised.

3:32 p.m. Citizen requested assistance. Occurred on Piebald Court. Reporting party had a major water leak and her ceiling collapsed in the living room. Disposition: Turn over to.

6:24 p.m. Animal call. Occurred at Rollingoak Drive/North Lower Valley Road. Cellular 9-1-1 call: Two loose horses, one brown and white, one chestnut color, headed toward the condos. Reporting party believes they are the Tompson horses. Disposition: Information only.

7:13 p.m. Any civil problem. Occurred at Plateau Ranch on Senica Way. Reporting party's boyfriend from Bakersfield is threatening to come to Bear Valley and reporting party does not want him at her residence. Male has a gate pass good until the 25th. Male drives a newer white Cadillac and a newer black Chevy Silverado. Disposition: Advised.

8:27 p.m. Vicious, barking, bite, etc. Occurred on Fawn Way. Barking dog. Disposition: Information only.

Sunday, June 22, 2014

4:48 a.m. Suspicious circumstances. Occurred at Bear Valley Road/Columbia Way. Male heard yelling, no words being said, just constant yelling. Disposition: Unable to locate.

1:06 p.m. Follow up. Officer initiated activity at Springwood Court. Disposition: No further action required.

1:44 p.m. Any civil problem. Occurred on Hart Drive. Regarding his personal property being held by someone. Disposition: No further action required.

2:31 p.m. Shots fired/heard. Occurred on Sierra Place. Two shots fired from the area. Disposition: No further action required. Note: male counseled regarding a pellet gun.

3:31 p.m. Traffic hazard. Occurred on Starland Drive. Metal plate in the roadway is loose and lifted above the pavement. Disposition: Unable to locate.

9:04 p.m. Follow up. Officer initiated activity at Hart Drive. Disposition: Assignment completed.

9:36 p.m. Peace disturbance, verbal. Occurred at Hiway Motors on Bear Valley Road. Between male and female. Disposition: No further action required .

10:48 p.m. Any civil problem. Occurred at Bear Valley Police Department. Disposition: Advised.
 

Kern County Sheriff's Department: Between June 20 and the morning of June 23, Kern County Sheriff's Office responded to 78 calls, including a child endangerment on Umtali Road, keep the peace on Golden Hills Boulevard, grand theft on Old Town Road, assault with a deadly weapon on Santa Maria Drive, out of control juvenile on Highline Road, burglary on Citation Street, keep the peace on Old Town Road, trespassing on Harness Drive, county ordinance violation on Valley Boulevard, peace disturbance on Weston Avenue, out of control juvenile on Highline Road, peace disturbance on Golden Hills Boulevard, peace disturbance on Loop Street, peace disturbance, music, on Westwood Boulevard, ambulance request on Woodford, theft investigation on Appaloosa Way, battery on Golden Hills Boulevard, suspicious person on Yucca Court, peace disturbance, verbal, on Loop Street, shots heard on Foothill Drive, 9-1-1 call on Rose Avenue, loud music on Santa Barbara Drive, battery on South Street, malicious mischief on South Street, supplemental information on Loop Street, peace disturbance on Brian Way, and suspicious person on East Highway 58.
 

California Highway Patrol: Nothing to report.

WEATHER FORECAST

Today: Sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Tuesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

UPCOMING EVENTS

• VBSkid.org, 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.

CIVIC CALENDAR

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

• 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.

LATEST OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES

• Violet Marie Tiberghien

The next News@Noon will be published on June 24, 2014.


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