Police booked a 20-year-old Patterson man into Stanislaus County Jail in Modesto on Tuesday on suspicion of hitting the 18-year-old mother of his child.
The woman called police after the man broke into her home, ripped the phone from the socket and slammed her head against a wall, she told police.
She did not have visible injuries, though the man had scratches on his arms. Deputies believed she caused the scratches while trying to defend herself.
4:23 a.m.: A man reported that someone threw a rock through the front window of his home on the 600 block of Berlin Way. The man said that the previous day he had confronted three teenagers who had been yelling at his 13-year-old daughter. He suspects they threw the rock.
6:37 p.m.: Police booked a 32-year-old Patterson man into county jail on a warrant for assault out of Patterson Police Services. Police found him while responding to reports of a fight.
10:10 p.m.: Police responded to reports that about $1,000 worth of items had been stolen from a vehicle on the 600 block of Berlin Way. A man left his windows open and someone took a laptop, a camera and some clothing.
- Items in this column include a sampling of activity as reported in the Patterson Police Services daily log. Additional information is based on reports from deputies and detectives. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.