April 11, 2007 Police Blotter

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

About 10:30 a.m. April 2 a police officer responded to Marshall Junior High School for a report of criminal damage.
The principal told the officer a classroom window had been broken during spring break.
The officer noted the window was valued around $300.
The case is under investigation.

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Around 2:45 p.m. April 4 an officer at the police department took a battery complaint.
A woman reported she was at a bar on Prince Street around midnight when a woman approached her and called her names. She said the woman hit her. The suspect was escorted out of the bar by the bouncers.
The case is under investigation.

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About 4 p.m. April 4 an officer responded to a video store in the 1300 block of Prince Street for a report of theft.
The assistant manager said she noticed a man leaving with the store’s gum ball machine. She yelled for him to stop but he kept running. Officers found the gumball machine in a driveway down the street.
The case is under investigation.

Police blotter is compiled by CNJ staff writer Sharna Johnson. She can be contacted at 763-6991 or e-mail to:
sharna_johnson@link.freedom.com