Motorcycle driver in jail on drugs, firearms charges


Stanfield police officers arrested a man Friday night on multiple charges, including felony drug and firearm offenses.

Umatilla County Dispatch received a call at 10:13 p.m. Friday from the Main Street Market in Stanfield about a drunk man inside the store. The caller described the man as in his 40s, wearing all black leather and driving a bright orange motorcycle.

Police arrived and arrested Lansing R. Jorgensen, 48, on the following charges:

?driving under the influence of intoxicants;

?felon in possession of a firearm, a Class C felony in Oregon;

?firearm used in a felony, a Class B felony;

?unlawful possession of a firearm;

?possession of methamphetamine, a Class C felony;

?two counts of possession of a precursor substance, Class B felonies;

?manufacture of methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a school, a Class A felony;


?and resisting arrest.

Saturday, Stanfield police added a 10th charged of first-degree assault.

Police booked Jorgensen into the Umatilla County Jail, where he still was this morning. Jorgensen has a total of $109,000 in bail-bonds.

The East Oregonian this morning left a voice mail for Stanfield Police Chief Bryon Zumwalt, but he hasn't yet returned the call. The EO will update as more information becomes available.

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