Area 1: Foothill Boulevard and Pennsylvania Avenue: Officers stopped to assist a California Highway Patrolman with a traffic stop the night of Nov. 11. The officers were approached by a man who smelled like he had been drinking alcohol. The man turned towards the officers and said, “I’m drunk.” He then sat down and said, “I’m drunk and can’t walk anymore.” The man was arrested for public intoxication.
2400 block of Montrose Avenue:
A man reported his vehicle had been scratched while it was parked in front of his house the night of Nov. 11. There was a 10 inch and 18 inch scratch alongside the car. An officer assessed the damage at $900.
2100 block of Montrose Avenue:
A man went to the post office and requested a total of 3,000 stamps at 11:30 a.m. on Nov. 12. He wrote a $1,320 check to cover the purchase. The post-office employee saw the man’s name on the “bad check list” and called the Sheriff’s department. A deputy arrested the man on burglary charges and found two other forged checks in the man’s wallet.