Burglaries, Vandalism Increase In Mother Lode
Tuolumne County deputies are investigating several burglaries. In the 21 thousand block of Phoenix Lake road, thieves took several items from parked vehicles, and tools were removed from an area outside the house. The intruders also siphoned gasoline from the vehicles.
A hand held radio and other items worth a total of more than a thousand dollars reported taken from a parked, unlocked truck on Barron Ranch Road in Sonora. A table saw taken from a house under construction on Seco Street in Jamestown, and several items taken from a vehicle parked at Natural Bridges along Highway 49. The vehicle was also heavily vandalized.