Benicia Police Log: Confusion at Gas Pump Was Related to Procedure not Price

The following information was supplied by the Benicia Police Department, unless otherwise noted, and does not indicate a conviction. Click the "Keep me posted" button for an alert when we publish this daily report.

This is the crime bulletin for Tuesday, October 16, 2012 from the Benicia Police Department. Click the "Keep me posted" button below for an alert when we publish this report.

1:24 a.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a city owned facility on East K Street.

2:16 a.m.: The activation of an alarm at a business on First Street was due to subscriber error.

6:24 a.m.: A vehicle on Shirley was broken into and several items were stolen.  Police have begun an investigation.

8:12 a.m.: A caller on Rose Drive reported an unfamiliar vehicle in the neighborhood.

9:47 a.m.: A business on Military East thought a customer was, in some way, out of line.  Officers determined the customer was confused about pay at the pump procedures.

9:51 a.m.: There was a report of a stolen prescription pad from an East Fifth Street office.

2:29 p.m.: A resident on Southampton Road reported that several items were stolen from the home.

3:28 p.m.: A citizen on West Eighth Street reported fraudulent charges were made on her bank account.

9:48 p.m.: A 32-year-old Benicia woman was arrested for an outstanding warrant issued in Alameda.  The arrest took place on George.  The warrant was for possession of a controlled substance.

Editor’s Note:  Even though I inject a bit of humor into these police logs, please remember, the men and women whose job it is to protect us rarely find it funny when they are approaching a drunk person or a building where the alarm is going off.

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