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Posted: Friday, April 24, 2009 10:00 pm

In the 24 hours after 9 a.m. Tuesday, the Lodi Police Department handled 160 calls for police and fire service. The following is a sample of calls received by dispatchers:


Fire Remains

9:46 a.m. - Sometime during the night someone apparently lit something on fire at St. Peter's School, 2400 Oxford Way, because a burn mark was left on the wall.

Drug Arrest

11:37 a.m. - A 21-year-old man had drugs at Locust and Washington streets.

Residential Burglaries

1:27 p.m. - Someone broken into a home in the 800 block of South Pleasant Avenue.

7:14 a.m. - A man dialed 9-1-1 from a pay phone, saying that his pre-paid cell phone was bugged and that Longs Drugs wouldn't give him a new one. The man, who is well known to police, was given advice about taking civil action.


3:06 p.m. - After assaulting someone at Longs Drugs, 100 W. Lodi Ave., a female left in a burgundy vehicle.

Three-car crash

7:14 p.m. - No major injuries were reported after three vehicles collided on Kettleman Lane at Church Street.

Suspicious Man

8:37 p.m. - A suspicious man was pacing back and forth in a carport at Washington and Walnut streets. Police learned the 28-year-old man was wanted on felony drug and auto burglary charges, and he is now jailed on $105,000 bail.

8:52 p.m. - Someone burglarized a home in the 300 block of East Pine Street.


Midnight Construction

12:36 a.m. - Despite the late - or early - hour, someone was doing construction inside an apartment in the 500 block of South Fairmont Avenue.

Domestic vehicle crash

2:10 a.m. - A woman and a drunken man were involved in a domestic fight regarding a vehicle at Auto Center Drive and Beckman Road. In the process, the vehicle hit a pole.

Drug Arrest

5 a.m. - A 45-year-old man had drugs in the 1500 block of South Fairmont Avenue.

Missing a purse?

7:48 a.m. - A lady's purse was sitting in the middle of Ham Lane south of Lodi Avenue.

Found Paraphernalia

8:22 a.m. - A parks and recreation employee found several boxes full of possible drug paraphernalia at Salas Park, 2001 S. Stockton St.

To see a map of crimes, go to www.lodinews.com/crime.

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