Police blotter Jan. 24-29


The following is a condensed version of Taos Police Department reports from Jan. 24-29.

Jan. 24

5:41 a.m. Missing adult, Holy Cross Hospital – The caller advised that their administrator had been missing for a couple hours. They said their administrator’s vehicle was still there, that they had tried their work phone, but the administrator was not answering. Their personal cell phone, purse and other belongings were in their office.

8:40 a.m. Psychiatric behavioral, Tri-County Community Services – A man was threatening his elderly parents and making accusations of sexual abuse.

11:36 a.m. Welfare check, Baskin Robbins – A man had been thrown onto a bench and was lying face down.

4:11 p.m. Larceny, Harwood Museum of Art – The caller said they had some artwork taken around Jan. 4.

4:29 p.m. Welfare check, Walgreens – Two men were drunk in the trees in the parking lot.

4:40 p.m. Traffic accident, no injury, Nusenda Credit Union – The caller said there had been a hit-and-run in the area.

4:37 p.m. Trespassing, Dollar Tree – A woman had been filling her purse with items. When the cashier asked about the items in her purse, the woman ran outside and was picked up by a vehicle.

4:51 p.m. Agency assistance, Camino de la Serna – The caller was requesting assistance for law enforcement because they suspected drugs to be inside the home. Multiple individuals had already been taken into custody.

7:04 p.m. Alcohol offense adult, Taos Men’s Shelter – The caller said that a man at the shelter was intoxicated and talking a lot of nonsense to the other men at the shelter.

7:18 p.m. Harassment, Calle Cornelio – The caller wanted to speak with an officer in reference to his ex-wife visiting several agencies and making false reports.

8:41 p.m. Traffic accident, injury, Kit Carson Road – A Jeep was flipped over in the area, but no one appeared to be inside.

Jan. 25

6:06 a.m. Harassment, Allsup’s, 507 Paseo del Pueblo Norte – A man was yelling at a clerk and his manager.

8:01 a.m. Alcohol offense juvenile, Taos Middle School – The assistant principal found a student in possession of alcohol.

9:04 a.m. Information report, Taos Community Auditorium – There was a parking meter on the ground in the front parking lot of the Taos Center for the Arts.

10:08 a.m. Criminal damage, Kit Carson Road – The caller said that someone shot out the window on the east side of his house.

10:55 a.m. Criminal damage, Kit Carson Road – The caller said that a rock had been thrown through his window at some point during the night.

11:35 a.m. Law, unknown problem, Upper Ranchitos Road – Vehicles were speeding around the area near the large bridge.

12:59 p.m. Civil complaint, Mariposa Boutique – Six to seven men wearing backpacks and with dogs were blocking the passageway through the shopping area. The caller said they were being loud, screaming and singing.

2:27 p.m. Medical unknown, Inside Out Recovery – A man was passed out on the floor. He had been given two Narcan.

3:36 p.m. Welfare check, Enos Garcia Elementary – The caller was concerned about a cream-colored camper with green stripes that was in the parking lot. The driver would leave and then come back. The caller thought it might be a child predator.

4:18 p.m. Welfare check, Fernandez Lane – The caller said a woman in an apartment was on meth and was in possession of prescription pills.

6:51 p.m. Breaking and entering, Gusdorf Place – The caller said that someone was trying to break into his daughter’s residence.

11:49 p.m. Criminal damage, Reed Lane – A woman was breaking windows outside the caller’s house. It stopped when the caller yelled at her.

11:57 p.m. Burglary residential, Vigil Street – The caller had just returned home and found a door kicked in and items taken from the house.

Jan. 26

11:06 a.m. Information report, Dollar General – A man was fighting with his son. They were chasing each other around the parking lot hitting each other.

3:06 p.m. Welfare check, Super Save – A man on a bike fell over. He said he felt like he was having a seizure.

3:34 p.m. Welfare check, Smith’s – A man was passed out at the bus stop in front of the store.

4:20 p.m. Traffic hazard, El Taoseño – The caller said there was a piece of wood in the roadway.

6:31 p.m. Trespassing, Fernandez Lane – The caller said a woman was at his house who was becoming violent.

7:13 p.m. Suspicious circumstance, Cid’s – A man was chasing another man behind Cid’s.

7:40 p.m. Assault, Indian Hills Inn – The caller said he had just been beaten up by a woman in the area.

9:21 p.m. Assault, McDonald’s – A man and a woman were fighting in front of Cottam’s.

11:27 p.m. Law, unknown problem, Morada Lane – The caller said the lights at the baseball field were on. They were requesting that they be shut off.

Jan. 27

1:56 a.m. Traffic accident, injury, Ranchitos Road – The caller said they saw a blue truck wreck in the area. They said someone pushed a woman who appeared to have been injured back into the car before taking off headed westbound.

8:02 a.m. Animal stray, Wold Mark – A small dog was outside shivering in the cold.

1:07 p.m. Stalking, Taos Public Library – The caller said a woman had been stalking him. He said she had made making threats toward him.

3:48 p.m. Shoplifting, Shell, 1137 Paseo del Pueblo Sur – The caller said that a man stole two or three packs of beer.

7:31 p.m. Criminal damage, Bealls Department Store – The caller said that someone tried to break into her car while she was in the store.

Jan. 28

9:03 a.m. Animal stray, Camino de la Serna – The caller said they were afraid to leave their house because their neighbor’s pit bull had been chasing her.

2 p.m. Civil complaint, Paseo del Pueblo Sur – The caller said that a worker for her landlord went inside her unit and turned off her electricity.

6:08 p.m. Assault, Walgreens – A man on a bike punched another man in the area and then left the scene.

6:18 p.m. Breaking and entering, Maria Lane – The caller said her front door was kicked in when she returned home.

8:22 p.m. Welfare check, King Drive – Someone got out of a Toyota RAV 4 and climbed up on the caller’s roof.

Jan. 29

8:45 a.m. Domestic disturbance, Paseo del Cañon East – The caller said that her ex-boyfriend beat her up.

9:59 a.m. Welfare check, Smith’s – A bus driver said a man that appeared to be unconscious was near the bus stop.

10:30 a.m. Suspicious circumstance, Steppin’ Out Taos – The caller said a man wearing a baseball cap and glasses entered the store and asked employees if the store got robbed a lot.

2:34 p.m. Disturbing the peace, Paseo del Pueblo Sur – Some kids were hanging around a dirt parking lot and doing donuts in their cars. The caller said the last time these kids did this rocks flew into the windows of other cars, causing damage.

3:57 p.m. Larceny, Adobe Road – The caller said he had left his computer in an unlocked vehicle in his driveway and that the laptop had been stolen.

– Compiled by John Miller

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