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Search continues for missing Ramona man


Authorities continue to search for a 67-year-old Ramona man, missing from his home in the 17000 block of Handlelbar Road since early Tuesday morning.

Sgt. John Boyce of the sheriff’s Ramona station said residents can help by checking barns, sheds or other structures on their properties.

Carl Salayer, described as 6 feet, 3 inches tall, 140 pounds, mostly bald with some gray hair and a gray mustache, suffers from Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease.

Sheriff’s helicopter hoists injured woman from ravine

A 51-year-old woman was seriously injured when she was ejected from a vehicle that rolled over in the Boulder Creek area near Julian, a San Diego sheriff’s corporal reported.

The accident occurred at about 2:40 p.m. Sunday near Boulder Creek and Engineers roads, San Diego County sheriff’s Cpl. Tony Webber said.

Three suffer critical injuries in four-victim crash on SR-78

Saturday, June 14—Four people were injured, three critically, when a Ford F-150 truck and an SUV crashed on state Route 79 near Santa Ysabel today. The crash was at 9:58 a.m., a CHP dispatcher said. “Four patients, three critically injured, were airlifted by helicopter to a hospital,” Cal Fire Battalion Chief Nick Schuler said. Schuler [...]

Sheriff’s reports

Three bicycles were among items stolen in a commercial burglary in the 1300 block of D Street the morning of June 6.

In addition to the bicycles, worth $100 each, DVD equipment valued at $450 and miscellaneous items totaling approximately $2,280 were stolen.

Among other reports filed at the sheriff’s Ramona station:

Two plead guilty to assault, auto theft

Two men pleaded guilty June 3 to felony assault and auto theft in connection with an assault involving the new boyfriend of one of the men’s ex-girlfriends.

Ricardo Daniel Macedo and Elias Ruiz, both 25, will be sentenced July 8 in El Cajon Superior Court. They remain free on $75,000 bond.

Ramona deputies step up underage drinking patrols

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With Ramona high school graduations this week, the last article anyone wants to read is about graduates being severely injured or killed as a result of alcohol-related incidents.

For that reason, the Ramona Sheriff’s Substation has been doubling its enforcement level to focus on the Social Host Ordinance, underage drinking and minors in possession of alcohol during the two weeks surrounding high school graduations.

CHP reports minor injury accident on SR-78

Emergency responders are at the scene of an accident with a minor injury at state Route 78 and Ramona Trails Drive, according to California Highway Patrol.

CHP reports that a motorcycle was involved and the collision occurred around 5:30 p.m.

Oceanside motorcyclist killed in Palomar Mountain collision

A collision between a motorcyclist trying to pass, and a car making a left turn into a campground on Palomar Mountain, left a 55-year-old Oceanside man dead today.

Around 12:10 a.m., the man was riding a 2011 Triumph motorcycle north on South Grade Road, north of state Route 76 when he crossed into oncoming traffic twice to pass another vehicle, according to the California Highway Patrol Officer Jim Bettencourt.

Ramona man faces felony reckless driving charge for striking bicyclist

A motorist who was allegedly trying to pass two cars on the right side of state Route 67 when he struck and seriously injured a bicyclist participating in a charity ride was ordered Wednesday to stand trial on a felony charge of reckless driving causing great bodily injury.

Sheriff’s reports: $1,800 worth of equipment, tools stolen from greenhouse

A grand theft was reported at Sorenson’s Greenhouse in the 300 block of Haverford Road on May 22.

According to the sheriff’s report, garden equipment valued at $750, garden tools worth $900 and $150 worth of hand tools were stolen.

AutoZone in the 300 block of Pala Street reported the theft of $600 worth of automotive supplies on May 24.