Pleasanton Weekly

Community Pulse - April 15, 2011

Police Bulletin

Two charged with felonies in traffic stop

A traffic stop led to the arrest of two men on possession of burglary tools and drug charges.

Officer Krissie Fountain spotted a white Nissan pickup truck with a cracked windshield and missing front license plate around 3:45 p.m. April 6. Fountain pulled the truck over near Hopyard Road and Owens Drive.

A search of the truck led to the discovery of methamphetamine and a backpack containing a bolt cutter and screw drivers, according to a police report, which said John Rodi, 29, and Steven Reece, 30, were arrested. The two men were also charged with parole violations.

In other police reports, 100 Hugo T-shirts valued at $5,000 were reported stolen from Macy's in the 1400 block of Stoneridge Mall Road. The theft took place between 7:15 p.m. April 10 and 11:40 a.m. April 11.

Two laptop computers worth $1,100 apiece were stolen in a commercial burglary in the 4600 block of Chabot Drive, a police report said. The theft occurred between 7:40 p.m. April 7 and 6:45 a.m. April 8.

Another theft near the same address on Chabot Drive occurred around 4:47 a.m. April 8. A pry tool was used to gain entry to the building, where a $2,000 laptop and $75 computer mouse were stolen.


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