11/11 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports:

At 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Clovis police went to a vacant home in the 1200 block of Prince Street after a neighbor to report a possible burglary. Police spoke with another neighbor, who said an unknown male approached her that day asking if she needed help moving anything from her home. Police spoke with the owner of the vacant home and they went into the garage and found a sink valued at $100 missing.

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At 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Texico and Clovis Police found a 28-year-old female driver from Friona in possession a bag of marijuana in her pocket during a traffic stop on U.S. 60/70/84. The woman told police that the car, jacket and marijuana belonged to her husband, and she said she didn’t know the marijuana was in the jacket pocket. Police released the woman from the scene after logging the marijuana into evidence.
Police stopped the drive over for not staying in its traffic lane and not having clearly marked registration.

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At 8:40 a.m. Monday, the assistant principal of a junior high school on the 1400 block of Cameo Street called police to the school because she said a student had a knife in his possession. The officer located the student at school with a folding knife in his pocket. The suspect was arrested and booked at the Curry County Juvenile Detention Center on a charge of carrying of a deadly weapon on school grounds.

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At 8 a.m. Monday, two Clovis high school students were ticketed by police for jaywalking in the 800 block of 21st Street. Police noted that the cross-walk was 300 feet from where the two 19 year-old females crossed the street, and multiple cars had to slow for them to cross. The students were ordered to report to municipal court at the end of the month.

Police blotter is compiled by CNJ staff writer Andy Jackson. She can be contacted at 763-6991 or:
andy_jackson@link.freedom.com