Blotter, April 11, 2013
Diesel fuel thefts reported
About 500 gallons of diesel fuel was stolen from United Sand and Gravel, 1505 U.S. Highway 50, between April 3 and Monday, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department.
On two separate occasions, fuel was stolen, according to deputies. The first theft was discovered by employees April 3 but not reported to law enforcement. Instead, it was reported via e-mail to a supervisor who was on vacation at the time. The second incident happened between Friday and Monday, according to the Sheriff’s Department. In both instances, locks were cut on gates.
The stolen fuel is valued at about $2,000. There is no surveillance video and there were no alarms on the gates, according to deputies.
Child abuse summonses
Talia Marie Stark, 31, and William Darrell Erickson, 22, were issued summonses April 3 on suspicion of child abuse.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department, the pair observed a fight between two boys at Eagle Rim Skate Park and encouraged it. Witnesses told police that at one point, Erickson grabbed one of the boys and slammed him onto the ground.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
■ William Bisbee, 33, was arrested Friday morning near North Avenue and North 23rd Street on suspicion of physically obstructing an officer as he was being placed in protective custody.
■ Ernest Sanchez, 45, was issued a summons Friday on suspicion of trespassing at East Middle School.
■ Patrick Denham, 39, was issued a summons Friday night in the 2400 block of Patterson Road on suspicion of violating a protection order.
■ Hastings, 2401 North Ave., was briefly evacuated Saturday morning after someone called in a bomb threat and officers searched the store. No bomb was found.
■ Oscar Amaro, 22, was issued a summons Saturday afternoon on suspicion of stealing items valued at less than $100 from Walmart, 2881 North Ave.
■ Anastasia Dishong, 21, and Travis Cook, 26, were issued summonses Sunday afternoon on suspicion of stealing items valued at less than $500 from Walmart, 2545 Rimrock Ave.
■ Sharon Contreras, 48, was issued a summons Sunday night on suspicion of shoplifting items valued at less than $500 from Walmart, 2881 North Ave.
■ Alexis Stucker, 21, was issued a summons early Monday morning near South Fifth Street and Main Street on suspicion of driving with a revoked license.
■ Items valued at less than $500 were stolen from a residence in the 2600 block of B 1/2 Road Monday afternoon.
■ Kenneth Ryberg, 26, was issued a summons Monday evening on suspicion of shoplifting items valued at less than $100 from Walmart, 2881 North Ave.
■ Lewis Lane, 19, was arrested on suspicion of assault Monday night.
■ Suzanne Kupelian, 63, was issued a summons Tuesday morning at First Street and Grand Avenue on suspicion of driving with a suspended license and expired license plates.
■ Items valued at more than $1,000 were stolen from Best Buy on Tuesday morning. One suspect was wearing a gray hoodie, jeans and white tennis shoes, and the second suspect was wearing a dark hoodie over a dark baseball cap, white basketball shorts and black shoes.
According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:
■ A bicycle was stolen from the 600 block of Stan Drive Saturday afternoon.
According to the Fruita Police Department:
■ David Pangallo, 27, was issued a summons March 28 on suspicion of allowing his dog to run at large.
■ A license plate was reported lost April 1 in the 100 block of Wimberly Drive.
■ License plate tags were stolen off two vehicles in the 1000 block of Karp Avenue on April 4.
■ Building material valued at $5,000 was stolen from the 100 block of South Elm Street on April 4.
■ Items valued at about $570 were stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked in the 100 block of Heatherly Lane on Friday.
■ Jacob Carbajan, 20, was arrested Saturday in the 200 block of South Mesa Street on suspicion of third-degree assault and felony menacing.
■ Jeffery Kruckenberg, 53, was arrested Saturday in the 100 block of Peter Drive on suspicion of driving with a revoked license and an open alcohol container.
■ Gregory Hoisington, 40, was arrested Monday at North Ash Street and East Aspen Avenue after being contacted for an active warrant; he was arrested on suspicion of resisting arrest and obstructing after running away from officers.