A sampling of calls received by the Portales Police Department from Sept. 22-23.
• 8:00 a.m., caller at 600 block of W. 15th St. reported a large bird in her yard.
• 10:30 a.m., caller at 1200 block of N. Main reported a dog chasing traffic.
• 11:40 a.m., caller at 100 N. Industrial said he reported his welder had been stolen 12 years before and now believed the suspect is in Portales. No incident report filed.
• 8:41 a.m., caller at 1900 block of S. Ave. I wanted to report a peeping tom that took place earlier in the week. No incident report filed.
• 6:46 p.m., caller at 1200 block of W. Date said his home was being burglarized and requested an officer. No incident report filed.
• 7:37 p.m., caller reported that two males took two 30-packs of beer and fled a store at 1000 block of W. 2nd St.