7-26 Police blotter

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

Around 4 a.m. July 12 an officer responded to the emergency room at Plains Regional Medical Center for a report of an intoxicated teen.
A girl told the officer she had been at a party and called a friend to pick her up and take her to the hospital because she drank to much.
The nurse said the girl’s parents were on the way and the girl had been asking staff to pump her stomach.
The girl’s parents arrived said their daughter had fallen in with the wrong crowd lately.
The officer issued the girl a citation for minor in possession.
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About 11 a.m. July 12 an officer responded to the 700 block of West 21st Street for a theft.
A woman said three loads of her laundry were stolen from dryers when she left for a short while.
The woman said her laundry was valued around $300.
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About 1 a.m. July 13 an officer responded to a residence in the 300 block of Sycamore Street for a burglary.
A man said he was sitting in his residence watching TV when a male opened the back door and walked in.
He said the man asked to use the phone and when he told him no, he said the man became belligerent and cursed at him, then ran out the door.
The resident said he then noticed his vehicle had been burglarized and his belongings were scattered on the ground next to the vehicle.
The man said about $1,200 worth of items were taken.
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Around 2 p.m. July 13 an officer responded to an undisclosed location for a report of a group of teens with a weapon.
A man directed the officer to a group of several male juveniles sitting under a tree and said they had been seen with a rifle.
The youth told the officer they had been shooting at birds with a BB gun that was in a nearby vehicle.
Officers found a shotgun and one of the boys said it belonged to his parents.
When an officer contacted the boy’s mother, she said the shotgun was not hers and told officers to confiscate it.

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