•A Pendleton resident at 7:59 a.m. reported receiving a phone call from someone who claimed to work for IRS Fraud Prevention Service and stated she owed money and there was a warrant out for her arrest. Editor’s note: Don’t fall for these calls, folks, they are scams.

•A man at 8:47 a.m. told Pendleton police he hired a man to haul a horse from Salem to Texas, but the horse trailer is in Pendleton Tire Factory, 25 Highway 11. He asked police to check to see if the horse was in the trailer.

•An Irrigon mother at 9:41 a.m. reported her 16-year-old daughter sneaked out of the house at 2 a.m. with a 19-year-old male. She said she did not know the male and was worried about the age difference and their relationship.

•A Milton-Freewater resident at 11:57 a.m. reported the theft of several tools from the back of his pickup on the 1200 block of North Elizabeth Street.

•A Pendleton woman at 12:09 p.m. reported her sister entered her home and stole her TV.

•The Morrow County Sheriff’s Office at 2:16 p.m. received a report of a person involved in a bank robbery. Mark Allen Price, 46, was spotted in Pendleton and could be headed to Heppner on Highway 74 in a light blue or purple Ford Ranger pickup. Law enforcement was not able to find the vehicle,

•An anonymous caller at 3:49 p.m. reported a neighbor on West Ferndale Road, Milton-Freewater, is neglecting horses, cattle and goats. Their coats are full of burrs, they have poor teeth and their hooves are not properly cared for. The caller also said the livestock owners had a llama that died a couple of months ago but didn’t know why.

The Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office determined the call was unfounded.

•Umatilla police at 9:47 p.m. received a request to check on the welfare of a woman living with a boyfriend who uses drugs and has a reputation for being dangerous.

•A Pilot Rock man at 12:35 a.m. reported his wife assaulted him multiple times and is trying to leave. He declined medical help and said they were both intoxicated, then hung up.

•A caller at 2:09 a.m. reported a suspicious vehicle at Powerline Road and Huber Lane, Milton-Freewater, and asked for Umatilla County sheriff’s deputies to check it out. Dispatchers told the caller deputies were busy at that moment so it would take some time before someone responded.

•An Irrigon caller at 9:03 a.m. reported one of his miniature ponies “had her face chewed up to the point they had to put her down.” The caller was not sure if a dog or other animal attacked the pony.

A Morrow County sheriff’s deputy responded and advised Oregon State Police and a federal animal tracker of the situation.

•A Hermiston man at 1:02 p.m. reported finding a loaded .38-caliber Special under a bush on his property on Northeast Tracy Lane.

•A Pendleton resident at 1:11 p.m. told police there was a drunk, 60-something-year-old man staring in the window on Northwest Despain Avenue.

•A caller at 1:40 p.m. reported someone broke into her storage unit at Town & Country Property Storage, 1350 Tutuilla Road, Pendleton, and left items strewn all over.

•A Milton-Freewater man at 10:09 p.m. told police someone entered his home on the 400 block of Northwest Second Street and told several items.

•A Pendleton mother at 9:19 a.m. told police she caught her son smoking marijuana in his room, then he threatened to kill her when she asked him to leave.

•The Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office at noon received another report of horses suffering neglect, this time on the south side of the road between Rosebrook Lane and Couse Creek Road, Milton-Freewater. The three horses, the caller said, had to eat bark from trees.

•A man at 7:57 p.m. at home on Craig Road, Hermiston, reported his father was trying to fight him and they pushed each other and were arguing.

•A woman at 11:24 p.m. reported the theft of her green 1968 Ford pickup from Marian Avenue, Umatilla.


•Milton-Freewater police arrested Cisco Antonio Gonzalez, 20, of 106 N.W. 11th Ave., Milton-Freewater, for felon in possession of a firearm, unlawful use of a weapon, second-degree disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and warrants from Umatilla County and the Milton-Freewater city court. According to law enforcement reports, Gonzalez shot through a vehicle during a argument and then holed up in a shed on Northwest 11th Avenue, Milton-Freewater.

•Pendleton police arrested John Floyd Ware, 47, of 809 S.W. 10th St., Pendleton, for driving under the influence of intoxicants.

•Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office arrested Sally J. Hanna, 52, of Milton-Freewater, for pointing a firearm at another, harassment and menacing. The arrest came after a man at 6:05 p.m. reported he was her ex-boyfriend and she pulled a gun and pointed it at him.


•Pendleton police arrested Kai Nicholis Bolen, 38, of 43456 Heavens Lane, Pendleton, for duii.

•Milton-Freewater police arrested Timber Lee McCarty, 34, of 141 W. Broadway, Milton-Freewater, for duii and driving while suspended.


•Umatilla tribal police arrested Deloris Valarie Close, 45, of Pendleton, for misdemeanor domestic violence assault.

•Oregon State Police cited Seth Steven Kimball, 18, of Milton-Freewater for possessing liquid marijuana product and a smoking device while driving. A passenger had not used the device, and the trooper allowed him to drive.

•Pendleton police arrested Melissa Raw White, 40, of 701 N.W. Third Drive, No. B, Pendleton for duii.

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