Mesquite Arts Council
Friday & Saturday
March 14 & 15
Mesquite Senior Center
Sign up for Virgin Valley Little League Putting Tourney to raise funds for this year's expanded roster of teams.
March 29 at the Sun City Pioneer Center
Contact Geno Withelder for information/signups at 702-379-1931.
Today's forecast - High - 77 Low - 50 This day last year - High - 72 Low - 40
Police Blotter - May 6-12, 2012
Posting Date: 05/15/2012
The following incidents were taken, in part, from the Mesquite Police Department blotter during the week of May 6-12, 2012.All persons included in these incidents are presumed innocent until proven guilty by courts in the U.S.
5/7/12 Burglary:Security Officers at the Oasis Casino called police to report a burglary in progress.Two men were stealing wire from one of the closed buildings.Both men ran and one was found and arrested.
5/7/12 Theft:Police responded to a casino on a report of two vending machines broken into and the money stolen.
5/8/12 Burglary:Officers responded to an attempted burglary on Trailside Way.A lock had been damage on a residence and there are no suspects.
5/8/12 Suspicious circumstances:A citizen reported missing prescription medication from her home but there was no forced entry.
5/8/12 Suspicious person:Officers contacted a subject who was acting suspiciously and walking rapidly up and down the roadway.
5/8/12 Agency Assist:Police responded to a residence to assist Fire and Rescue with a possible
patient who was belligerent and confrontational.He was later transported to the hospital for treatment.
5/9/12 Drug Arrest:S.A.I.N.T officers and detectives stopped a vehicle for a traffic infraction.The driver had a felony warrant out of California and the passenger was in possession of drug paraphernalia.
5/10/12 Animal Complaint:Citizens reported that a dog had been left in a vehicle in extreme hot weather conditions without food or water.
5/11/12 Panhandling:Officers made contact with a man who was soliciting money from motorists near a business.
5/11/12 Suspicious person:Police responded to a man wandering around in the parking lot of a convenience store.He was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia and hypodermic needles and was taken to jail.
5/11/12 Animal complaint:Neighbors called police to report a Great Dane running at large, barking and acting vicious.The dog was returned to its owners who were cited for animal at large and no proof of rabies.
5/12/12 DUI arrest:An officer made a traffic stop for an aggressive lane change without signaling.The female driver was found to be under the influence and was arrested.