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Aug. 5, 1:08 a.m.

Police received a call about an SUV driving 119 mph toward the Hacienda.

Aug. 6, 10:23 a.m.

A caller told police that a woman was screaming and yelling at herself as she walked toward Nevada Way. The woman told police she was trying to get to Arizona Street.

Aug. 6, 4:33 p.m.

Police received a call about a woman jumping into the northbound lane of U.S. Highway 93 near the Hacienda.

Aug. 6, 8:32 p.m.

A woman was cited for battery at the Rebel gas station, according to police. A man called police and told them the woman put her hands on him, and then she tried to take his dog.

Aug. 8, 2:30 p.m.

Police received a call about a house that had 14 dogs in it.

Aug. 8, 6:24 p.m.

A man said he was driving down U.S. Highway 93 when another man driving a Nissan sped up behind him, police said. The man told police a verbal altercation ensued, and the driver of the Nissan pulled out a gun.

Aug. 8, 6:33 p.m.

Police received a call about a woman who was drinking in public, being loud and scaring her children. The woman was walking toward Wyoming Street, the caller said.

Aug. 8, 10:23 p.m.

A caller said four teenagers were trying to hot-wire a car across the street from 7-Eleven, according to police.

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