This represents the recent reportable activities of the Police Department.
This blotter is updated weekly
On 4-9-2015, Officers were contacted at the Exeter Police Department regarding possible identity theft. Charges in excess of $24,000 were made on an account opened in the victim’s name. This case is currently under investigation.
Saturday, April 11, 2015, officers with the Exeter Police Department contacted Grant Lopez DOB 03/29/1980 in the 800 block of Monarch Circle. Lopez was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia and .04 grams of methamphetamine.
Lopez who is described as a white male adult 5-10, 165 Lbs, bald, brown eyes. Lopez was arrested for being under the influence of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of a controlled substance.
On 4-10-15 Officers contacted and arrested Stephen Arron Grifin in the 300 blk of Willow for an active warrant. He is described as a WMA, 6-01 225lbs, bro blu, with a DOB of 4-22-81. He was booked into Tulare County Jail without incident.
On 4-11-15 Officers contacted and arrested James Darrin Tredway in the 700 blk of S Kaweah. Tredway was stopped on a bicycle and was in possession of methamphetamine, narcotic paraphernalia, and Marijuana. Tredway was charged with Transportation of a controlled substance, destroying evidence, possession of narcotic paraphernalia, and possession of under 1 oz of Marijuana.
On 4-12-15 Officers responded to a call of shots in the area of D and Peach. After investigating the call officers discovered that two vehicles had shot at each other near the intersection of D and Peach as well as in the area of Rd 220 and Ave 296. The shooting is being investigated.
04-13-15 at approximately 8:15 PM. A male subject age 27 of Exeter was arrested in the 500 block of S. “E” St. after a report of a family disturbance. After his arrest he was transported to the Tulare Co. jail.
On 04/14/2015, Officers with the Exeter Police Department contacted Efrain Oseguera near the intersection of E. Palm Ave/ N. C. St. Throughout the course of their investigation, Officers located a bindle of methamphetamine. Efrain was arrested and later cited out with a court date.
On 04/14/2015, Officers with the Exeter Police Department arrested Caleb Walking Feather Martinez (01/02/1986,509,190,Bro,Grn) at his residence for an active misdemeanor warrant for his arrest. Caleb was transported and booked into the Tulare County Jail.
04-15-15 at approximately 5:50 PM. Exeter Police were dispatched to the 400 block of S. “I” St. regarding an intoxicated subject. Rosa Anderson age 74 of Exeter was arrested for public intoxication. Anderson is described as a WFA 503/157 Gry / Blu D.O.B. 03-05-41
On 04/15/15, Officers with the Exeter Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that had sparks flying out the back end of the vehicle due to the muffler dragging on the ground. Officers later discovered that the driver of the vehicle, Jose Cruz (11/05/1993,Blk,Bro,508,180), was driving on a suspended and revoked license. Officers issued Jose a citation and towed the vehicle.
04-16-15 at approximately 6:27 PM. An Exeter resident in the 300 block of S. “H” St. reported a residential burglary. Exeter P.D. is investigating the theft.
On 04-16-15, Zachary Byrd (04/03/1992,510,150,Bro,Bro) arrived at the Exeter Police Department to turn himself in for a misdemeanor warrant. Officers issued Zachary a new court date and was released from the Pd.