Blotter; April 14, 2009
Debit card thieves sought
• On March 22 a man had his wallet stolen from his car, which was parked in his driveway. His debit card was used two days later by two men who spent some $400. They were caught on surveillance cameras at a local store. People are asked to call Mesa County Investigator Tim Henderson at 244-3972 if they recognize either of the suspects.
Two accused of shoplifting
• Gregory Troupe, 35, and Samantha Shepherd, 25, were arrested Sunday by the Grand Junction Police Department on suspicion of shoplifting in the 2500 block of Rimrock Avenue.
Police say Shepherd gave a false name, Samantha Troupe, to avoid arrest. It was discovered that she had an active warrant for a parole violation and she was taken to the Mesa County Jail.
Man accused of truck theft
• Kevin Jay was arrested on suspicion of motor vehicle theft late Thursday by Delta police.
Police say they got a report earlier that day that a stolen Ford F-350 truck, valued at $51,000, would be coming to the Delta area.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
• A tailgate was stolen Sunday from a truck in the 600 block of Longhorn Avenue.
• More than $1,000 worth of damage was caused to a car Sunday at 2424 U.S. Highway 6&50.
• A man is suspected of sexually assaulting an underage girl in the north section of the city on Sunday.
• Lora Woods-Fuetterer was arrested Sunday on suspicion of third-degree assault and harassment after he was accused of causing bodily injury to a security officer in the 2600 block of North Seventh Street.