Police log: Suspect gets sleepy on the job, police say
by PI staff
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A Patterson man was caught Feb. 22 when police say he was found snoozing at the scene of an attempted crime.

According to police, the owner of a car on the 200 block of Weber Street discovered an intoxicated Carlos Martel, 30, asleep in the backseat at about 5 a.m. Police said Martel had tried to steal from the unlocked car the night before.

Martel was arrested and booked without incident.

Feb. 23

• 6:50 p.m.: A pedestrian had moderate injuries and was taken to a hospital by ambulance after he was hit by a car near Ward Avenue. Ted Young, 40, of Patterson, was arrested by police on suspicion of driving under the influence.

• Items in this column are a sample of reports in the Patterson Police Services dispatcher’s daily log. Charges may have been added or dropped after press time, and all suspects are assumed innocent until proven guilty.
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