The Tribune provides coverage of serious crimes every day on its news pages. Here is a look at some of the other, more unusual calls as found in recent police logs from Pismo Beach and San Luis Obispo.
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Looking for a slide
10:20 a.m. Nov. 20, 2125 Story St. in San Luis Obispo
A possum was walking around in circles on the kindergarten playground.
That’ll wake you up
8:18 a.m. Nov. 22, 2250 King St. in San Luis Obispo
A bullet came through a resident’s wall.
Expectorate the best
2:10 p.m. Nov. 22, 3990 Higuera St. in San Luis Obispo
A drunk man spit on the floor of the bus.
Oh, what a sight
4:27 p.m. Nov. 22, 1010 Nipomo St. in San Luis Obispo
A man was defecating in the back of the empty parking lot of the children’s museum.
2 p.m. Nov. 25, 694 Vista Pacifica Circle in Pismo Beach
A man could be heard yelling for help from the entryway of a home. The man said he lived with his son and daughter-in-law, but both were at work and the front door was not open. He yelled that he was not allowed to leave the house. Officers contacted the man, who said he couldn’t unlock the door.
Shop! Shop! Shop!
10:14 p.m. Nov. 24, 11990 Los Osos Valley Road in San Luis Obispo
A man was riling up the crowd at Target before its midnight opening.
Start my car!
1:15 p.m. Nov. 23, 1540 Froom Ranch Way in San Luis Obispo
A man approached another person in the Costco parking lot and was very persistent in asking for jumper cables.
— Larissa Doust