Taos Police blotter

Posted 4/18/19

The following is a condensed version of Taos Police reports from April 10-15.

April 10

7:38 a.m. Graffiti, Fred Baca Park – A caller found different kinds of spray paint cans in the …

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Taos Police blotter

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The following is a condensed version of Taos Police reports from April 10-15.

April 10

7:38 a.m. Graffiti, Fred Baca Park – A caller found different kinds of spray paint cans in the picnic area.

9:04 a.m. Information report, Taos Eco Park – A caller wanted to report graffiti at the park.

9:34 a.m. Fraud-forgery, Herdner Road – A caller said she had been receiving calls from someone who was asking for her name, date of birth and Social Security number.

10:27 a.m. Battery, Taos Middle School – A caller said there was a fight.

11:09 a.m. Trespassing, Camino de la Merced – A caller said she drove up to her residence and saw a man trying to break into a vehicle.

12:06 p.m. Shoplifting, Touchstone Mineral & Fossil Gallery – A caller said a man wearing a long-sleeve shirt with a Zia symbol pushed an employee and stole a necklace.

12:42 p.m. Criminal damage, Gusdorf Road – A caller said a red Subaru was vandalized overnight.

1:10 p.m. Criminal damage, Taos High School – A caller said there were multiple cars that had been burglarized and had their windows broken.

1:11 p.m. Criminal damage, Gusdorf Road – A caller said a green Volvo had been vandalized.

1:35 p.m. Narcotics offense juvenile, Vista Grande High School – A caller said a student had a dab pen.

3:07 p.m. Animal abuse, Siler Road – A caller said a dog had been hit by a car.

5:34 p.m. Suspicious circumstance, Dea Lane – A man wearing brown coveralls was walking down the road with a revolver in his hand.

6 p.m. Information report, Holy Cross Hospital – A caller said there was a man in a black sweater attempting to break into cars.

April 11

7:56 a.m. Abandoned vehicle, Chevron, 823 Paseo del Pueblo Sur – A caller wanted an officer to check if an abandoned Toyota Sequoia in the parking lot was stolen.

8:12 a.m. Missing juvenile, Family Dollar – A woman was complaining that she had lost her child, but was later taken to a shelter when an officer suspected she was intoxicated.

11:26 a.m. Welfare check, Bertha Street – A caller said a woman with some skin missing from her face was going around to cars saying that her kids had been dropped off in the area.

6:58 p.m. Welfare check, Kit Carson Park – A caller said his daughter had gone missing in Albuquerque. Her location “pinged” on a Netflix account being used at Kit Carson Park, but after searching the area, he could not find her.

7:26 p.m. Welfare check, Baskin-Robbins 31 Flavors – A caller said a mentally unstable lady had gone into the store looking for her daughter.

April 12

10:41 a.m. Shoplifting, Walgreens – A caller said that an elderly man who visits the store almost every morning had been caught shoplifting.

10:59 a.m. Missing juvenile, Holy Cross Hospital – A caller said that a juvenile who had been reported missing was found walking toward the hospital.

11:46 a.m. Criminal damage, Gusdorf Road – A caller said someone had tried to break into her house.

1:13 p.m. Welfare check, Zuni Street – A caller said that her daughter was missing and might be in Taos. She believed that her daughter is with some other women who may be held against their will for possible sex trafficking.

2:06 p.m. Larceny, Walmart – A caller said that an employee had been caught shoplifting on April 9 and was back at the store.

3:21 p.m. Disturbing the peace, Lambert's of Taos – A caller said a man with long hair carrying a guitar was harassing customers.

5:25 p.m. Burglary automobile, DreamTree Project – A caller said that someone broke into his grey Toyota Prius and stole his MacBook.

5:55 p.m. Assault, Mariposa Lane – A caller said that her neighbor burst into her house and punched her in the face.

10:35 p.m. Reckless driver, Taos Pizza Outback – A caller said that a driver left the restaurant in a blue vehicle and was driving recklessly.

April 13

3:01 a.m. Disturbing the peace, Delicado Lane – A caller said two dogs near their residence had been barking all night.

1:56 p.m. Disturbing the peace, Taos Public Library – A caller said a man in a blue dress with a ponytail and a backpack was at the library. An officer issued a trespass warning.

2:56 p.m. Shoplifting, Super Save – A caller said he had a video of a man who was just in the store and had stolen some liquor.

3:50 p.m. Battery, Chamisa Road – A caller said he was at an acequia meeting and another person pushed him down.

7:27 p.m. Larceny, Family Dollar, 710 Paseo del Pueblo Sur – A caller said someone stole $400 worth of merchandise and then took off in a silver Impala heading southbound.

April 14

7:20 a.m. Welfare check, John Dunn Shops – A caller said a man who appeared to be homeless was yelling at people and kicking down flowerpots.

8:41 a.m. Disturbing the peace, Taos Men’s Shelter – A caller said a man with MRSA who was sitting naked in a wheelchair was refusing to leave the shelter. Responding officers were advised to wear protective gear.

1:44 p.m. Larceny, Paseo del Pueblo Sur – A caller said a man stole his bike and took a swing at him. The caller said he swung back at the man and hit him.

2:34 p.m. Information report, DreamTree Project – A caller said she had been reported missing after she ran away and wanted to let her parents know where she was.

5:26 p.m. Larceny, Taos Youth and Family Center – A caller said that her phone had been stolen while she was swimming.

6:45 p.m. Welfare check, Cid’s Food Market – A caller said a man walking down the street looked like he was loading a firearm, but an officer later saw that he was only holding an e-cigarette.

7:14 p.m. Battery, Albright Street – A caller said a transgender person threw food all over the building and on some people.

7:25 p.m. Reckless driver, Taos Youth and Family Center – A caller said a driver in a white Isuzu was doing doughnuts in the parking lot.

April 15

9:39 a.m. Animal bite, La Posta Road – A caller said they were bitten by a dog while they were riding their bike.

11:49 a.m. Information report, Kachina Lodge – A caller said someone stole the Comcast modem from their building.

12:23 p.m. Property found, Taos Youth and Family Center – A caller said they had found an iPhone 6 they believe may have been reported stolen to police.

1:23 p.m. Larceny, Super Save – A caller said they had video footage of a man stealing liquor from the store.

2:13 p.m. Animal stray, Montoya Street – A caller said there was an orange tabby cat sitting in the window of an abandoned house that had No Trespassing signs around it.

4:41 p.m. Medical unknown, Don Fernando Street – A caller said a man showed up seeking help for meth addiction. He said that he’s been struggling with it for four years and has been experiencing high anxiety.

7:28 p.m. Traffic accident, no injury, Paseo del Pueblo Sur – A caller said he had hit an electrical box outside because his brakes weren’t working.

– Compiled by John Miller

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