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Madera County Sheriff's Log: May 28-June 2

The Madera County Sheriff’s Department reported the following incidents:

May 28

8:39 a.m. — Deputy was dispatched to the 7000 block of Road 32 in Madera regarding a theft of batteries from farm equipment. A report was completed and the case was closed due to lack of investigative leads.

9:36 a.m. — Deputy was dispatched to the 22000 block of Avenue 18 1/2 in Madera regarding fraudulent charges on a stolen EBT card. Case forwarded to Detectives for follow up.

9:46 a.m. — Deputy was dispatched to the area of Avenue 27 and Santa Fe Drive in Chowchilla regarding burglary at a construction site. Case forwarded to Ag Crime detectives for review of suspect evidence.

11:34 a.m. — Deputies were dispatched to the 12000 block of Trieste Drive in Madera regarding a theft of a Stihl backpack blower. After taking the report it was determined the blower had been misplaced and was found under a tarp. Case closed.

12:08 p.m. — Deputies were dispatched to the area of Avenue 18 1/2 and Highway 99 in Madera regarding a juvenile that jumped out of his social worker’s vehicle and fled. Social worker stated the juvenile had made suicidal statement prior to fleeing. Once all information was obtained deputy began checking the area for the juvenile. Juvenile was located at one of the convenience stores. A mental health evaluation was done by the deputy who determined the juvenile to be a danger to himself. Juvenile was placed on a mental health hold and was turned over to Emergency Medical, who transported him to the hospital for evaluation.

May 29

3 a.m. — Deputy responded to the 21000 block of Avenue 18 1/2 in Madera regarding a report of a domestic disturbance. Both parties were arrested and booked. Case forwarded to Madera County District Attorney’s Office for filing of charges.

11:36 a.m. — Deputy was dispatched to the 16000 block of Paula Road in Madera regarding a parent on school grounds with a firearm. The parent had a concealed weapon license and forgot he had a weapon on him. The parent made a mistake. A report was taken for documentation.

6:45 p.m. — Deputy conducted a vessel stop on Bass Lake near the 54000 block of Road 432. The operator of the vessel was intoxicated and had collided with another docked boat. The subject was arrested and transported to Madera Department of Corrections.

May 30

12:44 a.m. — Deputy was dispatched to the 26000 block of Martin Street in Madera to assist Child Protective Service (CPS) who placed a hold on three children. During the investigation a hold was issued and case was closed.

May 31

6:30 p.m. — Deputy was called to assist in a missing person case from Eastman Lake. Further investigation was conducted and leads followed. The missing person is still outstanding, however, evidence was obtained and being reviewed.

June 1

3:02 a.m. — Deputy conducted a bicycle stop in the area of Country Club Drive and Ellis Street in Madera. The subject was arrested for a misdemeanor warrant and booked into the Madera Department of Corrections

7:52 a.m. — Deputy was driving on CA-49 near the county line of Ahwahnee when a deer struck the driver’s side of the patrol vehicle. A report was written for documentation

June 2

8:50 a.m. — Deputies were dispatched to a local lake in the area of 32000 block of Road 29 in Madera regarding a deceased male floating in the water. The male was recovered and determined to be a missing person the sheriff’s office had been looking for. A report was taken and subject was turned over to the coroner’s division.


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