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Police Blotter

March 17, 11:03 a.m.

Police received a call about two motorcycle riders who were driving as fast as 120 mph.

March 17, 1:39 p.m.

Police received several calls from residents who found fingerprints on the door handles of their cars. The callers told police they believed that kids were trying to get into their vehicles at night.

March 17, 4:16 p.m.

A man told police he was hit by a car, and the driver was still on scene. The man told police he dropped his PlayStation shortly before being hit by the car.

March 18, 7:25 a.m.

Police received a call about a woman who was throwing trash and fast food wrappers out of her car near the Bureau of Reclamation building.

March 18, 5:13 p.m.

A woman said that UPS delivered a package to her home, but it was missing when she got home, police said.

March 19, 6:04 p.m.

A woman told police she hit a kid with her car. She said the boy was about 7 years old and his mother was still on scene.

March 20, 6:28 p.m.

A man told police that his girlfriend flipped her three-wheeler and was bleeding from her head. The man said that he thought she also hurt her tailbone.

March 21, 12:59 a.m.

A man told police that his ex-girlfriend had tried to break into his house.

March 21, 3:51 p.m.

A woman told police that a bunny was stuck in her window.

March 21, 4:48 p.m.

A woman told police that the pizza she just ate made her throw up, and that was illegal.

March 22, 5:13 p.m.

Some teenagers climbed the chain fence to get into the BMX park, but the caller said the park was closed for repairs.

March 23, 8:49 a.m.

Police received a call about a chihuahua in the middle of the road.

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