Police blotter – Jan. 2-6

Compiled by Jesse Moya and John Miller
jmoya@taosnews.com, jmiller@taosnews.com
Posted 1/10/19

Jan. 2, 10 p.m. Nusenda Credit Union – A caller said the ATM at the bank failed to give him $240 he had requested.

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Police blotter – Jan. 2-6


The following is a condensed version of Taos Police reports from Jan. 2-6.

Jan. 2

8:14 a.m. Agency assistance, State Road 68 – Police were requesting assistance with a man who had wrecked a vehicle and was fleeing capture.

8:16 a.m. Welfare check, O’Reilly Auto Parts – A man walking down the street carrying a bottle had almost been hit by traffic a few times.

10:09 a.m. Larceny, Taos County Economic Development Center – A caller reported that 1,000 pounds of meat had been stolen from a freezer, possibly over a period of months.

10:11 a.m. Animal stray, Amor Lane – A caller said a stray cat in the area needed to be picked up.

11:33 a.m. Suicide subject, El Centro Health Clinic – A suicidal woman needed help.

12:19 p.m. Animal stray, Este Es Road – A caller said a big gray dog with a long black tail was wandering the area killing other animals.

1:12 p.m. Animal stray, Smith’s – The store manager caught a dog that had run into the store.

5:20 p.m. Welfare check, Fernandez Lane – A man with a history of PTSD was arguing with his wife and threatening suicide.

6:59 p.m. Welfare check, Taos Police Department – A caller said he picked up a man near Holy Cross Hospital and tried to take him to Taos Men’s Shelter, but management there refused to take him.

10 p.m. Law, unknown problem, Nusenda Credit Union – A caller said the ATM at the bank failed to give him $240 he had requested.

Jan. 3

7:57 a.m. Animal stay, Siler Road – A puppy showed up on the caller’s door and they are unable to have a dog.

8:01 a.m. Traffic hazard, Ranchitos Road – A red Ford truck was traveling in the wrong lane.

3:52 p.m. Animal stray, Kit Carson Park – Caller said there were dogs off leash in the park.

6:59 p.m. Fraud, Paseo del Pueblo Norte – Someone had stolen the caller’s purse.

7:27 p.m. Unknown problem, Camino de la Serna – Caller said a small car was doing doughnuts and wanted a patrol through the night.

Jan. 4

2:56 a.m. Disturbing the peace, Camino del Medio – Caller said loud music was coming from the trailers.

10:43 a.m. Trespassing, Verizon – Caller said some people living under the bridge had been going through the dumpster.

3:15 p.m. Battery, DreamTree Project – A youth attacked another youth.

4:36 p.m. Information, State Road 382 – Caller wanted to turn himself in for stealing from a storage.

8:28 p.m. Criminal damage, Los Trujillos Lane – Caller said someone drove onto their property and cut a hole in their fence. The car then drove onto the neighbor’s property and idled their vehicle there.

Jan. 5

5:34 a.m. Suspicious circumstances, Camino de la Placita – Caller said they passed a man trying to flag down cars in the middle of the road.

5:43 a.m. Welfare check, Cid’s Food Market – A man was standing in the middle of the road trying to stop the caller on the road.

2:53 p.m. Shoplifting, Big 5 – Caller said a woman went in to exchange an item.

3:06 p.m. Information report, Enos Garcia Elementary – Caller said there were some parents trying to fight with each other.

8:03 p.m. Suspicious circumstance, Sonic – A customer seemed under the influence of something and had a needle.

10:13 p.m. Suspicious circumstances, Paseo del Pueblo Sur – A car was parked outside of the caller’s house and they did not know the vehicle.

Jan. 6

9:12 a.m. Breaking and entering, Paseo del Pueblo Sur – Caller said someone was trying to get into their home.

12:01 p.m. Property found, Chevron – Caller said there was an exposed needle near one of the pumps.

6:10 p.m. Unknown problem, Holy Cross Hospital – A female patient left the hospital with an IV in her arm.

– Compiled by Jesse Moya and John Miller


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