Sheriff's Log for 9/19/13 edition of the Sierra Star

September 17, 2013 


6:36 a.m. Sept. 3 - Unknown suspect(s) forced entry into a building near Junction Drive that was under construction.

7:49 a.m. Sept. 3 - Suspect reported a phone call from man extremely angry for unknown reasons. Suspect threatened to go to victim's place of business and kill victim by shooting a bullet in his head. Victim fears for his safety and wanted charges filed.

9:51 Sept. 3 - Student found at school near Road 427 with narcotics.

1:46 p.m. Sept. 3 - Physical fight between two females near Road 222.

12:00 p.m. Sept. 4 - Authorities confiscated alcohol from individual at the Community Park. Suspect was charged with violating alcohol ordinance.

12:26 p.m. Sept. 4 - Deputies dispatched to report of man sleeping at church. Subject was found in possession of methamphetamines and narcotic paraphernalia. Subject was arrested.

5:19 p.m. Sept. 5 - Unknown suspect assaulted and undercover/investigator at the Oakhurst Lodge. Subject fled the scene and a trash can near the incident caught fire within a few minutes of the assault. Contents of the trash were extinguished without any damage being done.


5:19 p.m. Sept. 8 - Report of burglary near Yosemite Springs Drive.

Bass Lake

1:56 p.m. Sept. 4 - Bass Lake resident reported someone got into their locked car at Bass Lake nd attempted to steal the passenger side air-bag. Nothing was taken and the vehicle was checked to make sure no damages were done to the air-bag.

11:43 a.m. Sept. 7 - Subject accidentally shot themselves in the left arm during target shooting at gun range.


2:41 p.m. Sept. 8 - Deputy took a report regarding attempted theft of a landscaping trailer.

Lillian Lake

Victim was hiking with friends 40 miles north-east of North Fork and becomes lost after losing sight of them. Victim is reported overdue and his whereabouts are unknown in the forest. Victim later walks into the Norris Trailhead where he is contacted by friends and Sierra National Forest Service Officer.

The above calls are a samplings of calls to the Madera County Sheriff's Office for the week of Sept. 2 to Sept. 9, and are in no way inclusive. All suspects are assumed innocent until proven guilty.

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