Crime Log: Aug. 22-26

By From page A2 | September 23, 2013

Aug. 22

 12:16 a.m. A 16-year-old juvenile male allegedly took his father’s motorcycle from Calaveras Drive in El Dorado Hills without permission. The 44-year-old father requested prosecution.

6:46 a.m. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle on La Crescenta Drive in Cameron Park and took two keys stored in the glove compartment. The suspect(s) left behind a cellular phone which was collected as evidence.

7:28 a.m. Grand theft from a vehicle was reported on Sammy Court in Rescue.

8:15 a.m. A male juvenile, 17, was issued a citation for alleged battery after burning a student with a lighter while on the school bus in Mount Aukum.

9:11 a.m. A report was made regarding a petty theft from a vehicle on Sammy Court in Rescue.

10:30 a.m. A juvenile suspect cited for allegedly vandalizing a school bus with graffiti on Pleasant Valley Road in Diamond Springs.

2:47 p.m. Unknown suspect(s) took a generator from an unlocked truck camper that was in the 39-year-old male victim’s driveway on Benton Way in Shingle Springs. There are no suspect leads at this time.

4:17 p.m. A 39-year-old female allegedly stole multiple checks from a 59-year-old male victim from Somerset over a period of a year and cashed them after forging the holder’s signature. The value of the cashed checks totaled in excess of $11,000.

4:48 p.m. Two juvenile females, 16 and 17, reported allegedly being followed and photographed by a male subject on Highland Hills Drive in El Dorado Hills.

6:07 p.m. A female juvenile, 17, at a residential care facility on Sluice Box Road in Placerville allegedly physically assaulted staff members during an altercation.

8:47 p.m. While investigating a suspicious vehicle on Red Hawk Parkway in Shingle Springs, illegal drugs were allegedly found inside the vehicle. Additional drugs were allegedly found on the driver of the vehicle. The driver was arrested and booked in the county jail.

Aug. 23

12:00 a.m. A 20-year-old male suspect allegedly stole $24,000 by hacking into an online banking program from a victim on Aberdeen Lane in El Dorado Hills and diverting the funds to an external account.

12:11 a.m. Edward Soorani, 26, was arrested on Apache Avenue in Meyers after an alleged physical altercation with his girlfriend, 38.

7:38 a.m. Deputies executed a search warrant at home on Boulder Ridge Road in El Dorado Hills. A search allegedly revealed a butane extraction lab in operation, several pounds of marijuana and a large amount of hash oil. The suspect, Nicholas Fratarcangeli, 27, was allegedly found to be selling marijuana and subsequently arrested.

8:35 a.m. 
At an unknown time between August 22 at 5 p.m. and Aug. 23 at 8:30 a.m., unknown suspect(s) forced entry into a optometry office on El Dorado Hills Boulevard in El Dorado Hills and took a large amount of expensive sunglasses.

9:40 a.m. Domestic violence was reported on Leisure Lane in Pleasant Valley.

11:15 a.m. A known suspect allegedly stole three bicycles from a 38-year-old male victim’s property on Deer Creek Road in Shingle Springs.

12:59 p.m. A firearm was stolen on Coach Lane in Cameron Park.

2:05 p.m. Unknown suspect(s) stole gas from a vehicle on Concordia Drive.

2:30 p.m.
 A male was arrested for alleged domestic violence on Cameron Park Drive in Cameron Park.

2:45 p.m. A male student was issued a citation for allegedly distributing a marijuana brownie to several classmates on Koki Lane in El Dorado. A 
female student was issued a citation for allegedly possessing marijuana on school grounds.

3:19 p.m. A 28-year-old male  victim reported a suspect allegedly pushed him off his bicycle on Salmon Falls Road in El Dorado Hills, assaulted him and threatened to kill him. The victim identified the suspect as Dewayne Ertl, 44, and signed a citizen’s arrest. Ertl was arrested on suspicion of battery and making criminal threats.

3:25 p.m. A laptop and accessories were stolen from a vehicle on Kings Canyon Drive in El Dorado Hills.

3:35 p.m. A burglary on Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs was reported.

5:15 p.m. Ayesha Bowen, 29, was arrested on Sly Park Road in Pollock Pines for allegedly having false registration on a vehicle.

5:45 p.m. A purse was stolen out of a vehicle while parked at a gas station on Pony Express Trail in Pollock Pines. Over $1,000 in cash was missing.

7:00 p.m. Domestic violence was reported on Sheepherder Ridge Road in Kelsey.

7:41 p.m. A burglary on Hills Court in El Dorado Hills was reported.

8:06 p.m. A vehicle theft was reported on Product Drive in Shingle Springs.

8:18 p.m. Norman Karrer, 80, was arrested on Lo Hi Court in Placerville for alleged domestic violence.

11:10 p.m. Domestic violence was reported on Buckhorn Lane in Rescue.

Aug. 24

9:47 a.m. A 56-year-old male insisted on pressing charges against his niece, 24, for taking his mother’s cremation ashes during a memorial at his residence on Cub Trail in Garden Valley. The niece denied knowing she was stealing the ashes since she signed for the ashes from the funeral home.

10:32 a.m. Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Mosquito Road in Mosquito regarding a burglary report. A male suspect was subsequently arrested.

11:36 a.m. A report was made of domestic violence on Sly Park Road in Pleasant Valley.

12:00 p.m. Threats were allegedly made to a 21-year-old female employee of a bank on Coach Lane in Cameron Park by a 61-year-old female suspect.

3:27 p.m. An unknown adult female had her dog off leash on Ridgeview Drive. The dog allegedly attacked a 44-year-old female victim’s leashed dog. She confronted the female who allegedly attempted to hit and kick the victim.

4:58 p.m. Clifton Johnson, 53, and Danielle Weed, 22, were arrested for alleged drug related charges on Pony Express Trail in Cedar Grove.

6:18 p.m.
 Several items were stolen from a locked vehicle on Town Center Boulevard.

6:30 p.m. Two suspects allegedly burglarized and vandalized a business on Cameron Park Drive in Cameron Park. They were caught on camera and a report was forwarded to detectives.

10:32 p.m. A report was made of domestic violence on Sweetwater Trail in Cool.

Aug. 25

3:37 a.m. A traffic stop was conducted on a vehicle for allegedly failing to stop at a stop sign on Pony Express Trail in Pollock Pines. Two passengers of the vehicle, Jacob Browning, 21, and Nicole Owen, 18, were arrested for allegedly being under the influence of a controlled substance and public intoxication.

9:00 a.m. A male subject allegedly assaulted a female subject on Pony Express Trail in Cedar Grove. The female subject placed a citizen’s arrest on the male subject, who was subsequently placed under arrest.

2:15 p.m. A burglary was reported on Pony Express Trail in Pollock Pines.

3:16 p.m. A burglary was reported on Gregory Lane in Sand Ridge.

3:30 p.m. A battery with serious bodily injury was reported on Pony Express Trail in Pollock Pines.

4:25 p.m. A piece of cement was thrown at a moving vehicle on Highway 49 in Placerville. The 25-year-old male victim suspected neighbors with whom he has ongoing issues. The neighbors denied throwing it.

6:18 p.m. 
Unknown suspect(s) entered a locked vehicle on Town Center Boulevard in El Dorado Hills and stole several items.

7:09 p.m.  A neighbor saw subjects park at vacant residence on Mining Brook Road in Placerville and take several boxes. Homeowners were contacted but live out of the area. It was unknown what was stolen.

Aug. 26

1:39 a.m. 
Unknown suspects forced entry into a pharmacy on Missouri Flat Road and stole prescription medications.

2:00 a.m. Two subjects were reported to be in an argument at Red Hawk Casino. Upon contact it was determined an argument did not occur but one subject was allegedly found to be in possession of a controlled substance and the other was allegedly found to be under the influence. Ronald Browning, 45 and Emilee Flores, 28, were subsequently arrested. Upon arrival at the jail, more controlled substances were allegedly located resulting in additional charges.

7:50 a.m. Paul Miller, 21, was apprehended after allegedly stealing a cell phone from a business on Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs and delaying officers.

9:12 a.m.
 A male, 24, and female with a child in common had a verbal dispute on Coach Lane in Cameron Park. The male reported the female allegedly struck him in his back with her fist. The male and the female’s grandfather also allegedly got into a physical altercation.

12:27 p.m.
 A subject reported that her previous tenants allegedly stole a firearm and camera from her before vacating the residence on Bonanza Street in Pollock Pines.

1:50 p.m. Unknown suspect(s) stole a 50-year-old male victim’s bicycle, valued at $900, from Emerald Bay Road in South Lake Tahoe.

8:13 p.m. On Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs, two adult males allegedly engaged in a physical altercation resulting in serious bodily injury. The primary aggressor, Bruce Coomps, 60, was subsequently arrested for the alleged battery.

8:37 p.m. A large illegal indoor marijuana grow was allegedly discovered in a residence on Meadow Vale Lane in Meyers during a protective sweep for a male that had been possibly shot with a .45 caliber handgun. A search warrant was obtained and 173 marijuana plants were seized as evidence. One female was arrested for alleged cultivation of marijuana.


Cole Mayer

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