MADERA COUNTY – Following are details from the Madera County Sheriff’s Office of reports taken locally from Monday, Nov. 28 to Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016:
Oakhurst danger to self
On Monday, Nov. 28 at 1:45 a.m. deputies were dispatched to assist Cal Fire in the 43000 block of Country Club Drive West. Upon arrival Cal Fire advised they were out with a subject who stated he had seen smoke in the area. As they talked to the subject, they advised he was hallucinating and was seeing subjects who were not there. The subject also advised that the subjects he was seeing were terrorists and were out to get him. EMS was contacted and the subject was sent for a mental health evaluation.
On Monday, Nov. 28 at 10:52 a.m. a deputy was dispatched to the 35000 block of CA-41 for a theft call. Upon arrival the victim was contacted. There were no suspect(s), witnesses or investigative leads in this case. Report to be closed.
On Monday, Nov. 28 at 2:01 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to the 29000 block of Kings Canyon Ct. North regarding a theft. Upon arrival the victim was contacted. There were no suspect(s), witnesses or investigative leads in this case. Report to be closed.
On Monday, Nov. 28 at 8:10 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to a motel located within the 28000 block of CA-41 regarding a report of a burglary and vandalism. This case has been suspended, pending investigative leads.
Raymond weapons report
On Monday, Nov. 28 at 8:13 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to the area of Road 603 and Road 407 for a report of a male victim stating that another male pulled a gun on him. A statement was obtained from the victim and a report was written and forwarded to Madera County District Attorneys Office for charges against the male suspect.
Oakhurst coroner’s report
On Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 9:24 a.m. a deputy was dispatched to the 49000 block of Pierce Dr. regarding a coroner’s case. A report was taken and the decedent was removed. Forward the case to the coroners unit.
Oakhurst contributing to the deliquency of a minor
On Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 12:34 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to the 40000 block of CA-49 regarding a runaway juvenile female. The female was located. An adult male was arrested for contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Forward the case to the Madera County District Attorney’s Office for charges. Forward the case to the Madera County Child Protective Services for review.
North Fork theft of monument plaque
On Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 2:29 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to a radio call in the area of Road 225 and Italian Bar Road regarding a bronze plaque that had been stolen from a stone landmark. The plaque marked the center of California and was the property of the US Forest Service. Case closed due to lack of investigative leads. Read more here about the theft of the North Fork monument plaque.
Oakhurst runaway juvenile
On Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 4:53 p.m. a deputy dispatched to the 50000 block of Hangtree Lane regarding a missing juvenile male. A report was taken and the subjects information entered into missing underage persons system. Forward to detectives.
On Wednesday, Nov. 30 at 10:45 a.m. a deputy responded to a dispatch call in the Oakhurst substation regarding fraudulent use of a checking account to purchase goods on the internet. An investigation was conducted and case closed due to lack of investigative leads.
Coarsegold emergency order of protection
On Wednesday, Nov. 30 at 11:05 a.m. a deputy was dispatched to the block of 30000 Hogans Mountain Road regarding an assault. The victim claimed that her step-son had come at her with a baseball bat. The victim requested an emergency order of protection and wished to return to the residence to pick up her clothes. She requested charges. The suspect was later contacted and served with the order of protection. He denied assaulting the victim and claimed he was in a relationship with his step-mother after his father died. Refer to the District Attorney’s office for review of charges.
On Wednesday, Nov. 30 at 11:58 a.m. a deputy responded to a dispatch call in the 42000 block of Holiday Way regarding thefts during the past month from suspects she was allowing to live in her home. Report taken and case closed due to lack of investigative leads.
On Wednesday, Nov. 30 at 1:50 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to the 47000 block of Navajo Ave for a burglary and vandalism to a vacant rental house. An investigation was conducted, evidence collected, and a report was written. Case closed due to lack fo investigative leads.
Bass Lake coroner’s report
On Thursday, Dec. 1 at 8:53 a.m. I was dispatched to the block of 39000 Bass Drive regarding a coroners case. The decedent was removed by Sierra Chapel. The next of kin (wife) was notified of this incident. Refer report to Chief Coroner for review.
On Thursday, Dec. 1 at 1:33 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to 48000 Liberty Drive regarding a fraud report. The victim requested a report. The deputy requested that this report be forwarded to detectives for follow up.
Bass Lake vandalism
On Thursday, Dec. 1 at 3:22 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to a residence located at 54000 Crane Valley regarding vandalism to a telephone box. The reporting party requested no criminal charges. Report written for documentation.
Coarsegold sex crime against a minor
On Thursday, Dec. 1 at 9:14 p.m. deputies responded to the 43000 blk of Running Deer Road for a report of a possible sex offense on a child. An investigation was conducted and a suspect was identified and arrested. He was booked into DOC. Case was turned over to the detective unit for further investigation and the District Attorney’s Office for charges to be filed.
Oakhurst coroner’s case
On Friday, Dec. 2 at 7:05 p.m. a deputy responded to a delayed coroner’s case with the primary physician stipulating to the decedent’s cause of death. This is a natural death case involving only a coroner’s referral number.
Bass Lake theft
On Friday, Dec. 2 at 8:01 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to the block of 54000 Crane Valley Road regarding theft of wood from a neighbor’s house. The suspect was placed under citizens arrest and probation authorized a hold. The suspect was arrested and transported to Madera Department of Corrections without incident.
Oakhurst danger to self
On Friday, Dec. 2 at eputy responded to a dispatch call in the 41000 block of Pamela Place regarding a male who was having an episode of severe dementia. The male was placed on a mental health evaluation hold due to being a danger to himself and others.
Oakhurst juvenile interfering and delaying investigation
On Friday, Dec. 2 at approximately 11:45 a.m. the principal at the school located at the 50000 block of Road 427 contacted the School Resource Deputy about a student who had a cigarette in the classroom. A deputy responded to assist the school administrator in the principal’s office. The assistant principal performed a safety search of the student and his backpack privately in the office. The student was in possession of Sharpie markers and had graffiti on his skateboard which the deputy noticed was the same as tags on campus. The student’s skateboard was in plain site in the office. The deputy attempted to photograph the graffiti and the student became agitated and tried to take the board away from the deputy. The student continued to interfere and wouldn’t allow the photograph. The student was arrested for interfering and delaying the investigation. The juvenile was transported to Madera County Juvenile Hall where he was booked.
Ahwahnee Christmas trees theft
On Friday, Dec. 2 at 5:39 p.m. a deputy responded to the 43000 Blk of CA-41, for a report of theft of Christmas trees. An investigation was conducted and no suspects were identified at this time. Case closed.
Coarsegold warrant citation
On Saturday, Dec. 3 at 11:44 a.m. a deputy was dispatched to the 47000 block of Road 417 in regards to a verbal argument between roommates. Upon arrival, it was discovered that the male subject had two active misdemeanor warrants for his arrest. The male subject was cited and released. Case to be closed by arrest.
Coarsegold telephone fraud
On Saturday, Dec. 3 at 6:20 p.m. a deputy was dispatched to telephone a female regarding a report of an attempted fraud scam. The female received the suspicious telephone call at her residence, located within the 31000 block of Kennedy Road. This case has been suspended, pending investigative leads.