Pendleton police received a report at 8:05 a.m. from a woman who said her purse was stolen out of her car while parked in the first block of Southeast Isaac Avenue, sometime between 6 and 9 p.m. the previous night. She requested contact from an officer at her workplace.
An employee of The Short Stop, 2012 N.W. Carden Ave., called Pendleton police at 10:02 a.m. to report two male Pendleton High School students snorting a white powder off the picnic table outside the store. The caller had the plastic bag that contained the powder, and requested an office contact him at the store.
A Pendleton officer contacted two people in the Walmart parking lot, 2203 S.W. Court Ave., at 1:08 p.m. after a report of a verbal disagreement. When contacted by the officer, a 54-year-old man left yelling profanities at the woman and began yelling profanities at the officer. He was taken into custody for second-degree disorderly conduct; during the arrest it was found the man was in possession of an illegal substance, possibly methamphetamine, which was sent to the Pendleton Crime Lab for testing.
A resident of the 600 block of Juniper Drive, Pendleton, called the Pendleton Police Department at 3:40 p.m. to report the car he had rented from My Own Auto Sales on Dec. 9 had been driven by an unknown person, who hit a deer with it. A report was taken for information purposes.
A resident of Rodeo City Inn, 74147 Barnhart Road, Pendleton, called the Umatilla County Sheriffs Office at 4:09 p.m. to complain that an unknown person had entered her room and threw feces all over the clothing in the room while she and a roommate were out.
David Scott Lester, 23, address not provided, was caught stealing from the Pendleton Walmart and arrested after a brief foot pursuit. He was lodged at the Umatilla County Jail, Pendleton, on charges of third-degree theft, interfering with a peace officer and possession of heroin.
Umatilla Tribal Police arrested Sarah Jo Sheoships, 25, address not provided, on a charge of robbery. She is being held at the Umatilla County Jail on $50,000 bond.