Police Beat 111417


DUI Arrests

Michael Kelly Wright, 49, Hawaii - Saturday, November 11

Laurence Peter Alexander, 24, Laguna Beach - Saturday

Mehran Fardghassemi, 56, Irvine - Friday, November 10

Cheves Tinsley Powell, 72, Laguna Beach - Thursday, November 9

Incident Reports

Sunday, November 12

Arrests for Being Drunk in Public

Jaime Noel Melchor, 26, Laguna Hills

Angelina Orona, 54, Irvine

Broadway Street | 200 Block | Disorderly Behavior, Resisting

2:19 a.m. Andy Sostene Codio, 23, no fixed address, was arrested for disorderly behavior, and for resisting arrest.

Ocean Avenue | 200 Block | Resisting

1:21 a.m. Francisco Arriaga, 26, Lake Forest, was arrested for resisting a police officer.

Saturday, November 11

Arrests for Being Drunk in Public

Ingrid Elisabet Case, 63, Newport Beach

Cress Street & S. Coast Hwy | Traffic Collision

12:22 p.m. A traffic collision involving a pedestrian occurred, possibly causing injury. The incident is still under investigation.

Coast Hwy | 31600 Block | Warrant

5:59 a.m. Darren Eugene Cassidy, 47, San Clemente, was arrested on a Harbor Court warrant.

Vista Del Sol & Pacific Coast Hwy | Warrant

1:32 a.m. Joshua Jerome Wilhoit, 27, Dana Point, was arrested on a Harbor Court warrant. Additional charges included driving with a suspended license, as well as not providing proof of registration.

Friday, November 10

Arrests for Being Drunk in Public

Daran Joseph Dooley, 29, Long Beach

Lower Cliff Drive | 200 Block | Illegal Lodging

9:46 p.m. Marueen M. Uche, 46, Virginia, was arrested for illegal lodging.

Laguna Canyon Road & NB State Hwy 73 | Traffic Collision

3:17 p.m. Following a traffic collision, a motorcyclist was possibly seriously injured. No other information was available at the time of writing.

Nestall Road | 3000 Block | Petty Theft

11:30 a.m. A handgun was stolen from a residence approximately one month ago.

Thursday, November 9

Alta Laguna Boulevard | 3200 Block | Warrant

8:40 p.m. Luis Enrique Espinoza Jr., 26, Anaheim, was arrested for North Court warrant for possession of metal knuckles.

Wednesday, November 8

Arrests for Being Drunk in Public

Brian Patrick Potter, 52, San Clemente

Cypress Drive | 400 Block | Vandalism

2:15 p.m. Someone put nails in the tires of the RP’s vehicle, and on a separate occasion, someone applied superglue to the wipers.

Coast Hwy & Crown Valley Parkway | Warrant

1:17 p.m. Dan Cameron Geddes III, 38, Dana Point, was arrested on a warrant for possession of a controlled substance. 

Cleo Street & S. Coast Hwy | Traffic Collision

7:20 a.m. A vehicle and a motorcyclist collided, causing injury to the leg of the motorcyclist. Northbound lanes of traffic were reopened at 7:48 a.m.

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