Blotter: December 01, 2008
Sex offender arrested
• Eric Thurston, 19, was arrested Sunday on suspicion of failing to register as a sex offender.
Thurston was one of several people arrested in the area of 22nd Street and Grand Avenue, according to the Grand Junction Police Department.
A 16-year-old girl was arrested on suspicion of providing false information, and a 15-year-old girl was issued a ticket for marijuana possession.
Police book man with gun
• JJ Manzanarez was arrested Saturday on suspicion that he attempted to resist officers while armed with a gun.
The Mesa County Sheriff’s Department was called to assist the Grand Junction Police Department in arresting Manzanarez.
He had been pulled over for a traffic stop.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
• A 16-year-old boy was issued a ticket Friday alleging that he shoplifted at 636 Market St.
• John Hathaway, 57, and Eric Mangiapelo, 31, were issued tickets Saturday alleging that they were trespassing.
According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:
• A cell phone was stolen Saturday in Cameo.
• A woman was hit on the head and arm with a beer bottle Sunday at Cactus Canyon bar.