A 22-year-old man drove southbound on 700 East. As he approached 1300 South, his car swerved off the road, drove over the west curb, and struck a tree. The collision caused the vehicle to roll onto its side. The driver was partially ejected and required extrication. He was transported to a local hospital in serious condition.
1936 Burglary in Progress 759 S. Gladiola St. 12-39990
The owner of Broke Down Towing saw a man stealing batteries from vehicles. Arriving officers contained the area and located Valente Jose Manzanares (3/10/67). Manzanares was booked into jail on theft charges.
2312 Traffic Stop 500 S. Navajo St. 12-40098
Safe Streets Task Force Detectives attempted to stop a Jeep Cherokee for a traffic violation. The driver of the Jeep, Manuel Flores (3/20/86), fled from the detectives, who did not pursue him; however, the detectives saw the Jeep abruptly stop approximately one block away. Two occupants ran from the vehicle and after a brief foot pursuit Officers took Flores and the passenger, Danny DeLeon (7/27/90), into custody. The Jeep was not listed as stolen. Both men were booked into jail on several charges that included failure to stop for police and fleeing on foot.
2335 Robbery 900 S. Main St. 12-40100
Ninette Willie (12-30-82) had an ongoing disagreement with a 41-year-old woman over a male friend. Willie pushed the victim to the ground, pulled her hair, and then took her purse. Officers located Willie in the area and booked her into jail on a robbery charge.