Between the hours of 8 a.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday, the Lodi Police Department received 141 calls for service. Below is a sample of those calls.
Auto theft: 8:52 a.m. — A caller reported their green GMC truck had been stolen sometime during the night on the 0 block of North Washington Street.
Auto theft: 9:39 a.m. — A caller suspected that someone living in the same apartment complex may have taken their green Geo Prism two hours earlier on the 400 block of Almond Drive.
Auto burglary: 10:43 a.m. — A caller reported someone broke a window in their vehicle and removed a purse on the 0 block of South Central Avenue.
Reckless driving: 4:51 p.m. — The driver of a gold or brown vehicle was driving recklessly on the 200 block of South Cherokee Lane.
Suspicious behavior: 4:59 p.m. — A man was driving slowly and looping around, looking at children on the 1900 block of Scarborough Drive.
Suspicious behavior: 5:09 p.m. — Three girls and a boy were selling candy door-to-door on the 400 block of Coark Oak Way.
Disturbance: 6:42 p.m. — Two men were separated after a fight on the 400 block of Almond Drive.
Drugs: 8:11 p.m. — A man was selling drugs out of his van in front of a laundromat on the 1200 block of West Lockeford Street.
Suspicious noises: 9:12 p.m. — A caller on the 400 block of East Pine Street heard loud explosions coming from the southeast corner of Garfield Street. A resident on Garfield Street said they heard three gunshots and saw someone running from the area.
Armed robbery: 9:29 p.m. — Five men robbed another man at gunpoint, then fled in a silver four-door SUV on the 1500 block of Cherrywood Way.
Copper theft: 10:22 p.m. — A man wearing a black shirt and carrying a black backpack was seen taking copper wire from a streetlight on the 100 block of South Washington Street. He was last seen walking north on Stockton Street.
Suspicious behavior: 4:09 a.m. — A caller reported that two men dressed all in black were seen running west on Lodi Avenue from the 200 block of South Cherokee Lane. One of the men had a club in his hand.
Assault: 7:05 a.m. — A man visiting his girlfriend on the 2500 block of Kirsten Court said her neighbor assaulted him.