A Kenwood woman is being held on numerous felony charges including elder abuse after she reportedly pushed her 72-year-old mother into walls, door jams and the fireplace causing visible injuries in an incident on April 2. The daughter also reportedly took her mother’s cell phone and removed a phone cable from the wall.
Deputies arrested Amy Davis, 43, of Kenwood, on felony false imprisonment, felony elder abuse, felony damaging power lines, damaging a wireless communications device and a probation violation. She was later charged with disobeying a court order after she called a third party to see if the person would ask her mother to drop the charges. Davis is being held on $85,000 bail
In other incidents reported to Valley law enforcement recently:
Saturday, March 22:
4:21 p.m. – An 18-year-old male was charged with shoplifting after reportedly taking a five-finger discount on $8.99 worth of food items from Sonoma Market.
5:16 p.m. – A resident of Bernice Lane reported that when he went to e-file his income taxes, he was informed that somebody had already filed in his name.
5:35 p.m. – Some passersby saw a man pour alcohol into a cup before getting into his car and driving off. Deputies caught up with the man on Highway 12 and Lomita. He told them he was coming from Napa and was headed toward Santa Rosa. On a preliminary alcohol screening (PAS), he registered a .16 and a .14. On a breath test at the police department, he recorded a .16 twice. James F. Helbig, 62, of Santa Rosa, was cited for driving under the influence.
Monday, March 24:
2:10 p.m. – While on patrol in the 900 block of West Napa St., a deputy saw an individual on a bicycle who he knew had outstanding warrants - $250,000 worth of outstanding warrants. When the deputy tried to detain the bicyclist, the man tried to dump a plastic bag of methamphetamine. The 33-year-old El Verano resident was arrested on charges of possession of a controlled substance and his five outstanding warrants. He was transported to county jail.
Tuesday, March 25:
4:26 p.m. – A 47-year-old Sonoma man walked into the Lucky on Sonoma Highway and helped himself to a 24-pack of Pabst and a bottle of Jack Daniels. By the time deputies arrived, they recovered 23 cans of beer and the unopened bottle of Jack Daniels. The man was arrested on charges of shoplifting and a probation violation and transported to jail.
Tuesday, March 28:
1:35 p.m. – A resident in the 1100 block of Fryer Creek Drive reported that someone got into his vehicle overnight and took a GPS and an old surveillance system.
Wednesday, March 29:
3:52 a.m. – While on patrol on Highway 12, a deputy spotted a bicyclist, whom he knew was on probation, riding without a light. After being pulled over, the woman wasn’t in a cooperating mood. She was in possession of three bags of flowers and two bags of charcoal that she claimed she bought from Rite-Aid. Later, the deputy checked with CVS and found tape of the woman riding up and taking the items from the outside of the store. The 20-year-old woman was charged with being under the influence of a controlled substance, possession of stolen property, resisting arrest and a probation violation. The woman traded her bike for the back seat of a patrol car as she received a chauffeured ride to the county jail.