Offense: Minor in Possession of Alcohol Date: 07.29.07 Time: 0244 hours Location: 14000 block of San Pedro While on patrol an officer observed a vehicle parked at the above location. Due to the time and location the officer made contact with the occupants. The driver related he had blown a fuse and was attempting to fix it. While talking to the driver, the officer detected the odor of alcohol emitting from the vehicle. The officer identified all of the occupants and determined they were all under the legal drinking age. All of the occupants were asked to step out of the vehicle. Three of the occupants immediately informed the officer they had not been drinking. The fourth individual related he had a few shots of Malibu Coconut Rum earlier in the evening. The officer conducted a search of the vehicle where he found a bottle of Malibu Coconut Rum under the rear seat. The bottle was almost empty, but still contained a small amount of alcohol. The fourth occupant related the bottle was his and he had placed it in the vehicle. The individual was given a Hill Country Village Summons for Minor in Possession of Alcohol. All of the occupants were released to their respective parents. No further action. Offense: Welfare Concern Date: 07.29.07 Time: 2132 hours Location: 300 blk of Limestone Creek14000 block of Mint Trail An officer was dispatched to the listed location in reference to a loud noise disturbance. The resident related about 45 minutes earlier he heard an unknown person yelling and banging on the front door of the above location. Officers made the above location where they made contact with the homeowner. The homeowner related she was fine and no one had knocked on her door. No further action. Offense: Minor in Possession of Alcohol Date: 07.31.07 Time: 0402 hours Location: Aspen Lane and South Tower Drive While approaching the above location an officer observed a vehicle driving with its headlights off. The officer initiated a traffic stop where he identified the driver. A check of the driver revealed he did not have a driver’s license. Due to the age of the female in the vehicle the officer called and talked to her mother. The mother related the male in the vehicle was a close friend of the family and was allowed to be in the company of her daughter. The officer requested the mother make the location and take custody of her daughter. While the vehicle was being inventoried for towing an officer found several spray paint cans, markers and cameras. When the officer asked the driver what he used the items for he related he uses them for “tagging” different locations. The mother responded and took custody of both occupants. All of the graffiti equipment was placed in the property room. No further action. Offense: Suspicious Person Date: 08.02.07 Time: 0757 hours Location: 200 block of Village Circle A resident called the city cellular phone to report a suspicious male carrying a backpack. The officer made contact with the suspicious male who related he was a resident of Hill Country Village and was carrying the backpack because he was conditioning himself for an upcoming hiking trip. No further action. Just a reminder from your Crime Prevention Section If you would like a home inspection from our Crime Prevention officer, please call City Hall and ask for Officer Ben Richard to schedule an appointment. If you need fingerprint cards taken you can have them done at City Hall on Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Please remember the primary way to get a hold of the on duty officer is through the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office at 210.335.6000. Chief Morales Please feel free to forward this e-mail to anyone you feel may be interested. Residents may sign up for e- mail updates at http://www.hcv.org/emailsubscribe.htm or by clicking the icon at the top of the main page at http://www.hcv.org. Your e-mail address is kept confidential and is not shared with anyone.