Anna Maria City
No new reports.
July 8, 2200 block Avenue A, violation of no-contact order. The complainant said she wanted her boyfriend removed from the house, as she had a no-contact order against him and he was knocking down walls in her house. He said she bailed him out of jail two weeks ago and was told by the landlord to remodel the house. The boyfriend was arrested.
July 3, 3007 Gulf Drive, Anchor Inn, food/lodging. A customer refused to pay his $13.25 bill. He was arrested for failure to pay.
July 4, 6900 block Holmes Boulevard, abuse, drugs. The complainant said her live-in boyfriend had kicked her. Jeffrey L. Hostetler, 49, was handcuffed and arrested. A subsequent search uncovered a marijuana pipe.
July 4, 4000 block Gulf Drive, Manatee Public Beach, theft. The complainants said someone took their cell phone and $250 from a bag while they were at the beach.
July 6, 4000 block Gulf Drive, Manatee Public Beach, theft. The complainant said someone took her cell phone and $200 from her bag while she was at the beach.
July 7, 3300 block Sixth Avenue, theft. The complainant said an acquaintance took a computer printer and television remote control from her home after an altercation on Bridge Street in Bradenton Beach. The printer was valued at $150; remote control $20. The investigation in continuing.
July 9, 400 block 62nd Street, theft. The complainant said someone took his trash barrel, valued at $60, from his house.
July 9, 3600 block Sixth Avenue, reckless driving. Officers responded to a vehicle crash. Dispatch also informed officers of a domestic dispute in the area. Officers determined both calls were related. For the crash, a pickup truck and a vehicle had collided, also impacting a utility pole. All of the vehicle’s tires were flat; knives were found; the defendant and his mother were handcuffed and placed in separate patrol cars. The defendant gave conflicting accounts of the incident. Record checks revealed his license had been suspended. His mother said she did not want to press charges against her son for hitting her car. The defendant became belligerent and started hitting the windows of the patrol car. He ended up getting pepper sprayed and taken to the hospital, then to jail.