On Nov. 21, the Madera County Sheriff’s Office responded to a string of burglary and vandalism incidents throughout the Mountain Area. Two burglaries were reported on Highway 41, followed by vandalism on Road 425A, and Oak Park Way, all of it in the span of four hours from 6-10 p.m., with no arrests made.
Those were some of the 57 calls made to the sheriff’s office for the week of Nov. 21 - 27, with those in the Mountain Area summarized as follows:
☆ Nov. 21: Mail theft reported on Deer Meadow Way.
☆ Nov. 21: Lost property reported at a business in the area of Road 426 and Highway 41.
☆ Nov. 21: Vandalism was reported at a home on Road 425A.
☆ Nov. 22: A person was bitten by a dog at Yosemite Southgate Hotel, but didn’t wish to file a report and declined medical attention.
☆ Nov. 22: A purse was stolen on Victoria Lane.
☆ Nov. 23: A deputy responded to the Oakhurst Post Office in regards to an attempt to ship marijuana. The case was forwarded to detectives.
☆ Nov. 26: Mail theft was reported in the area of Quail Ridge Road and Road 426.
☆ Nov. 21: Theft was reported at a home on Hogans Mountain Road.
☆ Nov. 21: A purse was reportedly stolen from an unlocked vehicle on Winchester Way.
☆ Nov. 24: Trespassing reported on Glacier Lane. Two people had outstanding warrants; one was cited and the other booked into Madera County Jail.
☆ Nov. 26: A man in possession of a methamphetamine pipe was reportedly making threats at Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino. Charges to be filed with the District Attorney’s Office.
☆ Nov. 22: A man on Road 225 was put under arrest for public intoxication.
☆ Nov. 23: Residential burglary reported on Sequoia Circle.
☆ Nov. 23: A vacation home on Crane Valley Road was burglarized.
NOTE: The above is a sampling of 57 calls to the Madera County Sheriff’s Office for the week of Nov. 21 - Nov. 27, and is in no way inclusive. Defendants are presumed innocent until, and unless, proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.