|Crime Watch: 08/15/2018
The following are some of the recent calls from the Glen Ellen and Kenwood area responded to by the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Sonoma Valley Substation.
A caller from te area of Lawndale Road and Warm Springs Road reported a man the calelr had problems with before was parked nearby. A deputy went out but could not locate anyone.
A vacation rental on Mervin Ave. was the target of extensive vandalism. A neighbor called after hearing a loud verbal argument between a male and a female, and glass shattering at a nearby residence. After a time not hering anything, the caller went over to the residence, looked through the window. It appeared the house had been ransacked. Deputies went out and found extensive damage - broken glass, flipped over furniture, windows broken, a shattered television, a broken glass door and chandelier, etc. The manager of the rental property arrived and gave deputies the name of the last people signed up for the rental, a party from San Francisco. As of press time, the case was still being investigated.
A woman called from the 15000 block of Marty Dr. to report that her boyfriend's ex-wife had been violating a temporary restraining order, and wanted a deputy to talk to her.
A rsident of Horn Ave. reported that a homeless encampmnet was on his property and started a campfire close to the Regional Park. A unit went out to the site, contacted one of the campers, and told him to clean up the site and leave.
Someone had trespassed on a property in the 1400 block of London Ranch Road and left about ten piles of wood chips.
Deputies got a call from a woman in the 4000 block of Warm Springs Road who said she had ammunition that was not going to be used, and would like a deputy to pick up the items.
A motorist in the area of Sonoma Hwy. and Madrone Road called to report that a black dog was running on the road. The matter was referred to Animal Control.
Deputies got a call from a resident in the 1400 block of Lawndale Road who said they were having an ongoing issue with a neighbor trespassing and driving heavy equipment across the caller's property.
There were a number of clls around 9 p.m. regarding multiple gunshots in the area of Pythian Road and the Los Guilicos complex. A deputy drove out but could not locate the source of the shots.
A resident of Frey Road found a shotgun shell and believes that it belongs to someone she knows who is not supposed to be shooting on the property. A deputy contacted the person in question and informed them of the rules about shooting in the area.
A man was seen stealing fruit from in front of the Glen Ellen Village Market, and walking off. A deputy was en route to check it out, but had a priority call.
Around 9 p.m., deputies got a gol about a supicous man in the area of Arnold Dr. and London Ranch Road looking into all the cars of a parking lot. The man was asked to leave the area, but he was still hanging around. A deputy contacted the man and took him to a bus stop to catch a bus to Santa Rosa.
A woman in the 900 block of Carquinez Ave. called to report that her landlord was yelling at her saying she couldn't be there. A deputy went out, talked to both parties, and determined it was a civil legal issue.
Deputies got a call from a man in the Waldruhe Heights area. He had been leaf blowing when a neighbor came out in his underwear and started yelling at the man.
Deputies cot a call at 10 p.m. from the 2000 block of London Ranch Road to report two subjects in a physical altercation, and now were separated. Both had been drinking. One of the combatants said they would wait for the deputy to arrive. Then one subject said he wanted to press charges. Then they both decided to just leave.
Deputies got call from a woman wh lives in the Lakeside Dr. area who reported she though a vehicle had followed her home from Sonoma earlier.