•A man at 6:59 a.m. told Pendleton police he discovered someone broke into his work van and stole a laptop, backpack, GPS unit and a digital music player while the vehicle was at the Red Lion Inn parking lot, 304 S.E. Nye Ave.

•A Milton-Freewater resident at 7:16 a.m. reported the theft of a stereo and rear-view mirrors from an unlocked vehicle on the 900 block of South Columbia Street.

•A Pendleton man at 11:02 a.m. reported the theft of his maroon 1997 Hyundai Elantra from the 1900 block of Southwest Goodwin Avenue. The car is missing the back bumper, has a spoiler, the front windshield is cracked and the front bumper is about to fall off, the caller told the dispatcher.

•A Milton-Freewater woman at 1:18 p.m. told police someone entered her residence and stole electronics on the 900 block of Cowl Street.

•A caller at 2:12 p.m. reported a couple of intoxicated people threw items off the overpass above Southeast Ninth Street, Pendleton.

•A Pendleton man at 2:51 p.m. reported the theft of two shotguns and a pair of binoculars from his vehicle on the 3000 block of Southwest Jay Avenue.

•A Pendleton mother at 4:06 p.m. reported two boys at Sunridge Middle School, 700 S.W. Runnion Ave., have been hitting her 14-year-old son. Police are looking into it.

•People moving out of a Hermiston residence broke all the windows and threw paint on the walls on East Francolin Avenue, Hermiston, a caller reported at 6:09 p.m.


•A caller at 5:03 a.m. in Umatilla reported the theft of a white 2008 Chevrolet Silverado pickup with a scratch along one side and a chrome tool box in the bed.

•A man at 5:43 p.m. reported the theft of his purple Nissan Altima from Northeast Fourth Street, Hermiston.

•A local woman at about 6 a.m. told Pendleton police a male riding a bicycle knocked her down and stole $701 from her while on 3000 block of Northeast Riverside Avenue. She said the mugger wore a black or green nylon-type jacket and the bicycle was big and dark blue or purple.

•A juvenile male at 5:27 p.m. told Pendleton police he found vehicle titles in the 200 block of Southwest 28th Street. A police corporal took the paper for safekeeping pending contact with the vehicle’s owner.


•A woman at 1:33 p.m. reported an ex-boyfriend assaulted her at a residence in Hermiston.

•An Irrigon resident at 5:03 p.m. reported a relative stole his pistol and damaged his residence and vehicle on the 74800 block of Washington Lane.

•Two males at about 7:20 p.m. stole a “significant amount of merchandise” from the Safeway in Milton-Freewater, a store employee told police.

•An Irrigon mother at 9:56 p.m. told police three juveniles assaulted her son at the city’s skate park, Northeast Main Avenue and Sixth Street. The case is under investigation.



•Hermiston police arrested Ace Jeremy Huff, 39, of 130 N. Prescott St., Echo, for driving under the influence of intoxicants.

•Pendleton police arrested Shane Edward Britton, 38, of Pendleton, for felony domestic violence.

•Hermiston police arrested Lancen Boyd Malone, 37, of 51374 Jackson Road, Pendleton, for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.


•Morrow County Sheriff’s Office cited Sergio Andez Aguilera, 20, no address provided, for duii.


•Pendleton police cited Lynsey Ruth Howatt, 56, no address provided, for duii.

•Milton-Freewater police arrested David W. Garcia, 24, of Lamb Court, Milton-Freewater, for duii and failure to maintain lane.

•Pendleton police arrested a couple for domestic violence. Vincent Lee Willingham, 26, of 705 S.W. 13th St., called police at 5:07 a.m. and reported he fought with his wife. He said he punched her in the face and used his elbow to strike the back of her head, causing severe bleeding and injuries.

Doctors at St. Anthony Hospital, Pendleton, evaluated Kola Willingham, 24, and police cited her for domestic violence and released her. Police booked Vincent Willingham into the Umatilla County Jail, Pendleton, on a charge of domestic violence.

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