There were 69 bookings at the San Joaquin County Jail in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Monday. At that time, there were 1,344 people held at the jail, which has an official capacity of 1,550. When the jail is full, some inmates may be released early.
Bomb squad: The San Joaquin County Metropolitan Bomb Squad responded to an undisclosed location in Manteca about 2 p.m. Sunday. While remodeling a residence, someone found a suspected explosive ordnance device inside a wall. The bomb squad rendered the item safe.
Assault with deadly weapon: During an unspecified disturbance in the 200 block of East Washington Street about 5:20 p.m. Sunday, a man allegedly used a metal bicycle kickstand to strike a victim on the head. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment of unspecified non-life-threatening injuries. Officers arrested Timothy Chavez, 41, without incident on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon.
Attempted kidnapping: A person was sitting in a parked car at South El Dorado and East Jackson streets about 8:30 p.m. Sunday when a bicyclist stopped at the open car door and attempted to pull the person out while saying “come with me.” The victim was able to get away and the bicyclist fled east on Jackson. The suspect is a man between 20 and 30 years old.
Carjacking: Officers are looking for a 27-year-old man who, while in the victim’s white 2004 Cadillac CTS at Holman Road and Gold Brook Drive about 9:50 p.m. Sunday, pushed the victim out of the Cadillac and drove off in it. The victim declined medical attention. The Cadillac’s California license is 5HLJ680.
Metal knuckles, stolen vehicle arrests: Officers observed two 16-year-old boys in a suspected stolen vehicle and pulled them over near North Madison and West Acacia streets about 7:45 a.m. Sunday. One of the boys was allegedly found in possession of metal knuckles. Both were booked in juvenile hall on suspicion of stolen vehicle charges and one was booked additionally on weapon charges.
The Stockton Fire Department responded to 144 calls for service in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Monday, including four vehicle accidents, 118 medical calls and three structure fires.