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Date of Issue: November 03, 2005

Streetlife

Anna Maria

Oct. 22, 100 block of Hammock Road, missing juvenile. A woman reported her stepdaughter missing when the girl did not return home from a shopping trip.

Oct. 24, 700 block of North Shore Drive, information. Electrical wires knocked down by Hurricane Wilma were reportedly lying in standing water in front of a residence. West Manatee Fire and Rescue responded to evacuate the occupants of the home.

Oct. 27, Gulf Drive and Pine Avenue, driver's license. A driver was arrested for driving without a license and cited for lack of insurance.

Bradenton Beach

Oct. 15, 100 Highland Ave., Marchman Act. A woman found passed out along the side of the road was taken into custody under the Marchman Act.

Oct. 17, 100 block of Eighth Street South, burglary. According to the report, an X-Box game, stereo unit and cutlery set were stolen from a home while the owner was out of town.

Oct. 18, Cortez Road and Gulf Drive North, traffic arrest. A man was arrested for driving without a vehicle tag. According to the report, he was cited a week earlier for the same offense.

Oct. 22, 2300 Gulf Drive S., Coquina Beach, burglary. According to the report, the door to lifeguard stand No. 6 was kicked in and several items were thrown from the tower onto the beach.

Holmes Beach

Oct. 21, 300 block of 56th Street, theft. A woman reported her daughter's bicycle stolen.

Oct. 21, 3015 Gulf Drive, Citgo, theft. A man left his 2000 Ford Explorer running while he entered the Citgo store and reported that a man exiting the store at the same time drove away in his vehicle. The vehicle was stopped by police in St. Pete Beach and the driver, Thomas Buck, was arrested.

Oct. 22, 2900 block of Gulf Drive, drug arrest. Debra Dees, 45, from Bradenton, was arrested for possession of 23 "rocks" of cocaine and a glass pipe during a routine traffic stop. According to the report, Dees was a passenger in the vehicle but the drugs were discovered when the driver of the vehicle, asked permission to smoke a cigarette. Upon checking inside two packs of cigarettes officers found inside the vehicle, an officer discovered the cocaine, which Dees stated did not belong to her. However, she did reportedly admit to having a glass pipe hidden under her wig. Both Dees and the driver were wanted on active warrants and were arrested. Dees was also charged for possession of drugs and paraphernalia.

Oct. 23, 200 block of 69th Street, theft. A woman reported her bicycle stolen from her garage.

Oct. 24, 3200 Block of Avenue Six, assault. A woman called police when a male roommate allegedly became aggressive towards her in the presence of her 5-year-old son.

Oct. 24, 4200 Gulf Drive, driver's license. A motorcyclist was cited after he lost control of his vehicle and ran off the road. The driver did not have a motorcycle endorsement on his driver's license.

Oct. 26, 300 block of 58th Street, theft. A ladder was reportedly stolen from a construction site and an attempt was allegedly made to steal sheets of drywall, however the attempt was unsuccessful as the drywall broke.

Oct. 27, 100 block of 49th Street, theft. A bike was reportedly stolen from the beach access.

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