|Crime Watch: 01/15/2020
The following are some of the recent calls from the Glen Ellen and Kenwood area responded to by the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Sonoma Valley Substation.
Deputies got a call from the 1000 block of Hill Road about gunshots in the area.
A Hill Road resident called at 9 p.m. to complain about a party's music with loud bass that was rattling her house. A deputy drive out but could not locate any party and all was quiet.
Deputies got a call at 7:30 a.m. about an injured possum near the intersection of Keiser and Lawndale Roads. Animal control was called.
Two men in a white Honda were reported screaming at each other. The reporting party called back and reported the men had run to the back of a nearby house. Nothing more.
Deputies got a report around midnight of a man causing a disturbance at the Jack London Saloon. Deputies were advised that the man had tried to assault a bartender. The bartender later told deputies that the man and a female companion came int the bar and were arguing with each other. The two went into the Mens bathroom together and continued yelling at each other. The bartender asked them to leave, which then prompted the man to start arguing with the bartender, being encouraged by the female. Another bar patron tried to help the bartender, and the female companion then took a swing at that person, but missed.
The man and woman were able to be hustled outside, and the bartender locked the front door. The two started pounding on the door and one of them picked up a rock and threw it at the door.
About that time a deputy drove up and saw the two suspects outside and screaming. The male suspect saw the deputy and started to walk away. The deputy told him to stop but he ignored the deputy.
A second unit arrived and the male subject started running, but a deputy stopped him and took him into custody.
Both the man and woman were arrested for public intoxication.
Deputies got a call at 8 p.m. from a resident in the 8000 block of Sonoma Hwy. The resident reported that someone had stolen prescription medicine form her unlocked car.
A resident of the 12000 block of Sonoma Hwy. reported seeing an older man messing with an electrical box.
A black pug dog was reported lost in 300 block of Adobe Canyon Road. The matter was referred to Animal Control.
A resident of Sonoma Mountain Road called to report suspicious activity in one of the financial accounts of a deceased aunt.
An employee at a business in the 8000 block of Sonoma Hwy. said she was verbally accosted by the husband of her manager at a recent holiday party. The woman said the husband confronted her about money missing from the business, and this caused the woman to have a panic attack.
A resident of Martin St. reported that someone had hacked into their Apple account, and made close to $3000 in fraudulent purchases, and had the items sent to an address in Kentucky.