Police Blotter: Crime in Gilroy

May 22
 

The front window of a Chrysler 220 was broken into on Hannah Street overnight and an iPhone charger and a clothing bag were stolen. The window was valued at $1,100.
 

A wallet with $380 cash was stolen from a shopping cart while the victim was shopping at a store at Camino Arroyo. Also taken was a driver’s license and medical cards.
 

May 23
 

A Mesa Drive woman reported two silver necklaces missing from her closet. Police have questioned the cleaning woman. The victim didn’t know if they were stolen or just missing.
 

An employee at a shop on Muraoka Drive is being investigated for embezzlement after they  reported to have stolen $10,000 of sunglasses and shipped them to people using the store’s account.
 

A deer was put to death because of its injuries after being struck by a car by Miller Avenue and Santa Teresa Boulevard at around 3:30 p.m.
 

Nicole Bell, 36, was arrested on suspicion of shoplifting on the 6700 block of Camino Arroyo. She was reportedly found with several hundred dollars of makeup, chocolates, earrings and other jewelry.
 

Gonzalo Atilano, 29, was arrested on suspicion of DUI at 10:30 p.m on Monterey and Seventh streets.
 

May 24
 

Police recovered a stolen car at 5920 Travel Park Circle.
 

Police were called when someone was seen breaking windows with a large chain on Fairview Drive at 5:43 a.m. They arrested Manuel Rodriguez Banuelos, 28, on suspicion of possessing methamphetamine and being under the influence of a controlled substance. He was given a citation and released.
 

Police were called to Gilroy High School at 10:54 a.m. when one student reportedly grabbed another by the arm very forcefully.
 

Adam Warner Curtis, 21, was arrested  at 9:45 a.m. on suspicion of shoplifting from the Tommy Hilfiger store at the Outlets. On searching his car, police said they found stolen goods from Work World and Marshalls. Later in the day, at 5:30 p.m. Curtis was arrested on suspicion of taking a prepaid phone. He was taken to Santa Clara County Jail.
 

Just before 8 p.m. someone was seen on video stealing five TVs from Walmart in a shopping cart. He was seen leaving in a 1999 gold Lexus.
 

May 25
 

A man reportedly almost hit a police car just after midnight on East Eighth Street at Chestnut Street. The officer arrested Alvaro Lunasantiago, 32, on suspicion of drunk driving.
 

Two students were cited for fighting on Miller Avenue at 3 p.m.
 

A Mary Jane wallet was found and returned to police at 1:45 p.m.
 

Apple computers and phones were stolen from a shop on San Ysidro Avenue at 6:55 p.m.
 

May 26
 

Police found two stolen cars on Travel Park Circle at 3:14 a.m. Lewis Hawkins, 41, was arrested at the scene.
 

A suspect burglarized at parked RV on Monterey Street, but before the business that owned it noticed the theft, a man arrived at the store at 11:45 a.m. to return stolen property. Police are investigating.
 

Five work trucks were broken into on Forrest Street overnight. Two Samsung tablets were stolen.
 

May 27
 

A woman reported a rape at 1 a.m. on Monterey Street.
 

A skimmer device was found on pump #4 at the Chevron on Monterey Street. The devices are used to steal credit card numbers.
 

A man stole two 49ers jersey from Kohl’s valued at $82 at 8:20 p.m.
 

A UPS package containing a modem was stolen from a garage at 11 a.m. on Padova Drive.

 

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