Crime Log: Police handle fish theft, drug-induced paranoia 911 calls
A Sun City resident who lives on Timberrose Way told authorities that a number of koi fish had been stolen from his pond.
At 3:02 p.m., a Roseville police officer was conducting extra patrols, due to vehicle burglars, and noticed a suspicious car near a fitness center in the 300 block of North Sunrise Avenue. Two people were napping inside. The officer determined that one of the individuals was on probation. Conducting a vehicle search, the officer allegedly found prescription narcotics, burglar’s tools and a number of stolen identities and other items. The names of the suspects have not been released. Roseville police said the victims in the case were from Roseville.
At 9:23 a.m., a man called 911 and reported that someone was holding his wife hostage at gun point in Maidu Park. Several Roseville police officers rushed to the scene and checked the area. There was no evidence such an incident had taken place. The man who called 911, a 37-year-old resident of Orangevale, was contacted by law enforcement and subsequently arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of illegal drugs.