Cleburne police remind drivers to lock their vehicles and remove valuables and to never leave their car running unattended. One resident learned that lesson the hard way on Nov. 12.
Police responded at 11:13 p.m. that day to the 1600 block of West Henderson Street on a stolen car call.
The victim said he left his vehicle running for about five minutes while he went into a business. The vehicle was nowhere to be found when he returned. Fortunately for the owner, police located his vehicle about 40 minutes later traveling down East Henderson Street. They arrested Jonathan Adam Yzaguirre, 27, of Johnson County, on charges of unauthorized use of a vehicle, evading arrest and an unrelated warrant.
Police responded to reports of people destroying property in a vacant building at 3:02 a.m. Nov. 10 in the 500 block of Santa Fe Street.
Police arrested: Sean Timothy Floyd, 18, of Cleburne; Stoney Cheyenne Hendricks, 18, of Cleburne; Clancy Lee Mitchell, 21, of Cleburne; Madison Rebecca Thronton, 18, of Cleburne; and Sydney Nicole Quattlebaum, 18, of Johnson County. All five were charged with criminal mischief and criminal trespass.
Police responded to a disturbance call at 9:56 p.m. Nov. 1 in the 200 block of Chad Street. A man threw a beer bottle at the victim’s vehicle and shattered the windshield. Police cited the man.
Police responded at 4:19 p.m. Nov. 2 to the 8700 block of Texas 171. A driver was stopped for a red light when a pickup struck his vehicle from behind. The pickup driver gave information, which turned out to be invalid.
Police responded to an abandoned vehicle at 6:46 p.m. Nov. 3 in the 100 block of Pittman Street. Witnesses said the driver fled on foot after running into two mailboxes, a tree and a wood slat privacy fence. Police have yet to locate the driver.
Police responded at 4:49 a.m. to the 1200 block of Alvarado Street. A woman told police that a man who was watching her kids stole her vehicle. The case remains under investigation.
Police responded at 2:37 p.m. to the 200 block of Poindexter Avenue. An animal bit someone. Reports do not indicate who was bit where or by what type of animal.
Police responded to a disturbance call involving a weapon in a residence at 6:53 p.m. Nov. 13 in the 400 block of Marengo Street. The victim said the suspect pointed a gun at him and said he would kill him before firing two shots in the air. The suspect fled before police arrived and the case remains under investigation.
Police responded to a theft call at 2:31 p.m. Nov. 32 in the 600 block of West Henderson Street. Someone stole a wallet from a cash register.
Police responded to another theft call at 12:46 p.m. Nov. 8 in the 3100 block of North Main Street. Someone stole a trailer from the premises.
Police responded to a vandalism call at 12:56 p.m. Nov. 10 in the 1400 block of North Robinson Street. Someone threw an object a the victim’s vehicle and damaged it.
Police responded to a burglary call at 3:36 p.m. the same day in the 300 block of Lipscomb Street. Someone stole a firearm from the home.
Police responded to a theft call at 7:54 a.m. Nov. 12 in the 100 block of East Industrial Boulevard. Someone stole about 150 pounds of copper from two vehicles.
Police responded to a theft call at 2:28 p.m. the same day in the 2100 block of North Main Street. Someone stole a pistol from a motel room.
Police responded to a disturbance call at 4:16 p.m. Oct. 7 in the 1600 block of North Anglin. A woman choked an employee and damaged items in an office, according to reports. Police arrested Raquel Vazguez, 40, of Keene, on charges of assault and criminal mischief.
Cleburne firefighters responded to a grass fire with structures involved at 3:26 p.m. Nov. 3 in the 4100 block of Southern Oaks Road. Several other departments were on scene already when Cleburne firefighters arrived. Cleburne firefighters assisted in overhaul and took steps to ensure the protection of one of the outbuildings on the property. Reports list no cause for the fire or the amount of damage, if any, to buildings.