Several burglaries, two arrested for illegal use of credit card, man charged with possession of heroin

8:45 am – Poss or Pass check w/ intent to defraud Subject has been using co-worker’s card and he just left the store. 21-year-old white male gray hat black shirt blue jeans last seen walking toward Chevron. Incident location was 127 Kern St., Artz Liquor & Deli, Taft. Arrest Made.
8:52 – Burglary – Residential Officer initiated activity at 115 Kern St., Taft. Report Taken.
10:20 am – Hit and Run w/ prop damage, no injury Someone hit his work truck last night. Incident location was 310 Seventh St., Taft. Report Taken.
12:46 pm – Burglary – Auto Subjects stole the car stereo. Vehicle was not locked. Incident location was 616 Fifth St., Taft. Report Taken.
7:25 pm – Public Intoxication Incident location was Second St./Center St., Taft. Unable to locate.
8:36 pm – Miscellaneous Disturbance 514 Lucard St. Completed.
10:48 pm – Misc. – Other Service Officer initiated activity at 626 Lucard St., Taft. Completed.
11:35 pm – Possession Paraphernelia Officer initiated activity at Fifth St./Warren St., Taft. Arrest made.
11:56 pm – Noise disturbance – non criminal Incident location was 129 Franklin Ave., Taft. Completed. Music turned down.
1:00 am – Misc. – Extra patrol Officer initiated activity at 400 Woodrow St., Taft. Completed.
2:47 am – Possession Heroin Officer initiated activity at Sixth St./Kern St., Taft. Vehicle description: Plymouth. Arrest Made.

Arrests made:
Daniel Jack Gates – Theft by use fraudulent use of a credit or access card
Joseph Lewis Sereno, Jr. –Theft by use fraudulent use of a credit or access card
Jamie Don Gill – Possession of controlled substance