Here's your police blotter from Feb. 8 to Feb. 13


The following is a condensed version of the Taos Police Department blotter from Feb. 8-13.

Feb. 8

12:08 a.m. Disturbing the peace, San Antonio Street – At a friends house, a caller heard two ladies arguing outside. They threw a rock and broke the window. The ladies took off.

1:42 a.m. Welfare check, Valverde Street – There were some vehicles doing donuts in the caller's yard. Vehicle descriptions were unknown.

12:16 p.m. Animal abuse, Guadalajara Grill – A male was giving away puppies.

3:52 p.m. Sex offense adult, Gusdorf Place – Adult female walked in and said she was assaulted three years prior.

7:17 p.m. Disturbing the peace, Enos Garcia Elementary – A caller advised that there was a game going on and there were some kids on skateboards being rude and aggressive outside.

8:14 p.m. Battery, Dillon Lane – There were two males fighting.

9:07 p.m. Shoplifting, Albertsons – There was a short Hispanic female who wore a tank top and sunglasses on her head. She had a big black purse she was stuffing with all kinds of makeup and other merchandise.

Feb. 9

12:51 a.m. Harassment, Holy Cross Hospital – A male individual was in the waiting room and started verbally harassing her, stating that his mother was a prostitute and stated that he would be waiting for him outside.

2:14 p.m. Assault, Paseo del Pueblo Sur – The caller advised that a male waved a gun at him.

3:08 p.m. Battery, Taos Plaza – Caller advised that a male just hit her in the head with a cup and cardboard. The female denied medical attention.

7:20 p.m. Civil standby, San Antonio Street – Caller advised that he has a tenant renting from him who's behind on his rent by $1,000. The tenant tried to move out, but they stopped him. Caller wants to know his rights as a landlord.

8:16 p.m. Assault, Loma Prada Apartments – Caller advised that his neighbor went to his house and tried to break in.

9:09 p.m. Reckless driver, County Road 110 – There were two cars racing to SR 68 and then back to UNM-Taos. They were last seen headed to SR 68.

11:02 p.m. Welfare check, bypass Shell – There was a request for an officer, advising that a male had been in the bathroom for the past 25 minutes and was not responding when they tried to check on him.

Feb. 10

6:30 a.m. Animal stray, Roman Court – A caller had set a trap for a cat that kept going into his yard and would like someone to go pick it up.

9:18 a.m. Animal abuse, Upper Ranchitos Road – There was a blue car with a bunch of dogs locked in it for several hours.

11:37 a.m. Law, unknown problem, Linda Vista Lane – Caller advised that she shipped a package to her nephew from ... it contained $40 and the clerk took it out. She stated she had the package already wrapped and they told her she couldn't ship it that way. They did it and the money has gone missing.

1:31 p.m. Harassment, Indian Hills Inn – Caller advised that his ex-girlfriend is wanting to get back with him and is threatening to have him beat up by the guy she is with now.

3:08 p.m. Law, unknown problem, Smith's – Caller wanted to make a report of a male individual who hit his sign and threatened him.

3:28 p.m. Welfare check, Kit Carson Park – There were 10 to 15 kids smoking weed at the baseball field.

4:19 p.m. Shoplifting, Albertsons – There some males in their mid-twenties stuffing items in their pockets.

5:13 p.m. Animal stray, Cottams – Caller advised there was a truck with a dog sitting in the front seat that has been there most of the day.

Feb. 11

12:19 a.m. Suspicious circumstance, Allsup's north – There was a tall white Anglo male that is panhandling and smoking cigarettes outside. Caller stated that he has what she believes is a silver pistol tucked into his pants under his shirt in the front. She is concerned he may try to rob the business or someone.

2:44 a.m. Suspicious circumstance, Carson Trail – There was someone knocking on the door to the blue house across the street for half an hour.

3:17 a.m. Welfare check, Kit Carson Road – Caller advised that a male that appears to be highly intoxicated fell in front of her car. She almost ran him over. he is wearing a hat and what appears to be a jean jacket.

10:09 a.m. Larceny, Twirl – There was a donation bin that was emptied last night.

3:13 p.m. Criminal damage, Valverde Street – Caller advised that the rear window on her vehicle was broken out.

6:27 p.m. Be on the lookout, Highway 522 – Headed northbound on Hwy. 522, be on the lookout for a grey 1999 GMC ... swerving in and out of the roadway. If contact is made please stop and check welfare of driver.

Feb. 12

1:08 a.m. Burglary residential, Reed Street – Caller would like to report a break-in at his house.

2:33 p.m. Civil complaint, Paseo del Canon West – Caller advised that she has a storage unit and does not have an address. She stated she was six days late on the rent, and the landlord locked her unit, so she is not able to access it. She wanted to know what her rights are.

3:51 p.m. Shots fired, John Hughes – Caller advised that his neighbor went into his yard and fired a shotgun after accusing him of breaking into his tool shed.

7:31 p.m. Narcotics offense juvenile, Storyteller – Two juveniles were smoking pot in the parking lot. They are currently watching a movie.

Feb. 13

7:21 a.m. Parking violation, Padre Martinez Lane – Caller advised there is an SUV parked in the no parking zone blocking a driveway.

11:43 a.m. Welfare check, CAV – There was a black Pacifica with adults who were using drugs and yelling at the kid in the car.

3:59 p.m. Burglary residential, Spruce Lane – Caller advised that someone broke into a residence that he is a caretaker for. Caller said that they broke the kitchen window.

6:35 p.m. Welfare check, Delicado Lane – Caller heard a female scream "someone please help me." Sher heard her scream this about three times, but is unsure where it's coming from.

7:06 p.m. Suspicious circumstance, Valverde Commons Drive – There was a white Chevy that kept driving back and forth spotlighting houses.

10:48 p.m. Disturbing the peace, Kit Carson Road – There were five or six males in the hot tub at Bienvenidos yelling and making a lot of noise.


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