Reported from 8 a.m.
Tuesday to 8 a.m. today.
From 800 block Southwest Sixth Street.
Taken: cell phone.
Umatilla County Sheriff
From Bj's Used Car Sales, 84344 Highway
11, Milton-Freewater. Taken: air compressor and other items.
Morrow County Sheriff
From 100 block Southeast Dristen Drive,
Irrigon. Taken: MP3 player from vehicle.
From 100 block East Jennie Avenue.
From Crossroads Truck Stop Inc., 2020
Highway 730. Taken: $68 in fuel.
Umatilla County Sheriff
Driving under the influence of
intoxicants (DUII): Dustin Rudolph Yerbich, 25, 1730 North Falcon
Circle, Pocatello, Idaho.
State police - Pendleton
Attempt to elude police on foot,
disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, possession of a controlled
substance (less than one ounce): Robert Leo Morris, 18, of Pendleton.
The Hermiston Police Department received
a report of a counterfeit $20 at Dyer's Pet Store, 155 E. Hurlburt Ave.
Hermiston police also responded to
several reports of altercations between people over the weekend and
through Monday, including:
? A man indicated a woman was hitting him about 8:45 p.m. Friday at
Hale's Restaurant & Lounge, 174 E. Main St.
? A male reported 30-35 people were trying to fight him and threatening
him around 2 a.m. Saturday at the Shell Station, 1430 N. First St.
? Then around 11 a.m. Saturday, police went to the 600 block of East
Hurlburt Avenue after receiving a report that 6-8 "kids" were chasing
each other with sticks and a tire iron. Police were unable to locate
? At 9:17 p.m. Saturday, police responded to a report of a fight in
progress at Hermiston Auto Wash, 210 E. Elm Ave.
? At 1:46 a.m. Sunday police went to Midway Tavern, 1750 N. First St.,
for a fight in progress.
? At 12:53 a.m. Monday police responded to a fight in progress in the
100 block of East Highland Avenue.
? Then at 1:17 p.m. Monday, police separated subjects who were arguing
in the 1200 block of southwest 11th Street.
? Around 3:30 p.m. Monday, police received a report of a Black male and
Hispanic male fighting at Newport Park, 515 E. Newport Ave.
? And about 7:30 p.m. police responded to Obies Hoagies, 540 S. Highway
395, where four kids were reported to be engaged in a fist fight.
Police were unable to locate them. Hermiston police also responded to a
report of a person's welcome mat being set on fire around 1 a.m. Sunday
in the 1700 block of Northeast Fifth Street. And then police went to
Wal-Mart, 1350 N. First St., to deal with a drunk person in the store.
Around 7 p.m. Monday, Hermiston police
responded to Maurices, 894 S. Highway 395, where a male carrying a
6-pack was "acting really weird."
The Morrow County Sheriff's Office
received a report early Sunday morning from the Juniper Canyon area
near Lexington that someone in an older, red flatbed truck had cut the
gas line on a farm vehicle in an attempt to steal fuel, and the fuel
was spilling on the ground. The suspects left the scene but stopped
down the road to pick up another subject on foot
Sorbenots Espresso, located at 402
Southeast Ninth Street in Pendleton, was held up by a man with a gun on
Extensive graffiti was reported Tuesday
in Milton-Freewater on signs, mailboxes, power boxes and businesses.
7:50 a.m. Tuesday - Trauma, vicinity
Southwest Perkins Avenue.
8:15 a.m. Tuesday - Trauma, vicinity
Northwest 12th Drive.
11:38 a.m. Tuesday - Medical, vicinity
11:51 a.m. Tuesday - Medical, vicinity
3:01 p.m. Tuesday - Motor vehicle
accident, vicinity Tutuilla Road.
7:01 p.m. Tuesday - Transfer, vicinity
Southeast Court Avenue.
10:26 p.m. Tuesday - Medical, vicinity
Southeast Dorion Avenue.
11:27 p.m. Tuesday - Medical, vicinity
Northwest Carden Avenue.
East Umatilla County
Health District Ambulance
11:08 a.m. Monday - Medical call, South
Water Street, Weston, transferred to hospital.
9:05 a.m. Tuesday - Medical call, South
Fifth Street, Athena, transferred.
Arrests and offenses
that the East Oregonian reports are taken from the logs of area police
agencies. The EO generally reports only crimes classified as felonies,
but may also report misdemeanors when a rash of one kind of crime
occurs; when a public official or prominent individual is involved;
when an incident has an unusual aspect; and some traffic-related
offenses. Every effort is made to report the court disposition of all
arrests reported here.