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Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup

Monday, November 28th, 2016
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DOMESTIC INCIDENT

• A 29-year-old Chehalis woman was arrested after the father of her children arrived home and found her standing in his living room on the 300 block of Southwest Eighth Street in Chehalis on Friday night. The home was reportedly ransacked and she was saying the man and his girlfriend had her children, according to the Chehalis Police Department. Kayleigh S. McDaniel was not supposed to be there because of a recent court order, according to police. McDaniel was allegedly wearing a pair of shoes which belonged to one of the residents. She was booked into the Lewis County Jail for residential burglary. During the same visit by police, a 33-year-old Chehalis man found sleeping in a bunk bed in a shed in the back was arrested for first-degree trespassing, according to police. Michael A. Hilton, was also booked into jail.

ATTEMPTED THEFT

• Chehalis police were called to a business on the 1700 block of North National Avenue about 10 p.m. on Friday following the discovery someone had scaled a fence and stolen a garbage can and several tools such as an ax and shovel. The items, valued at more than $1,800, were located in the Christmas trees, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

AUTO THEFT

• A red 1992 Toyota pickup truck was reported stolen just before 10:30 a.m. yesterday from the 1100 block of South Tower Avenue in Centralia. It has a license plate reading B9272S, according to the Centralia Police Department.

GARAGE PROWLER

• Centralia police were called just after noon yesterday regarding a bicycle stolen from a garage at the 200 block of Denny Way.

CAR PROWLER

• Chehalis police were called to a business on the 1700 block of North National Avenue about 8:15 p.m. on Saturday after an employee discovered someone had broken their car’s passenger window and taken a purse.

DRUGS

• A 36-year-old Chehalis woman was arrested for possession of heroin after contact with police at the 1200 block of Mellen Street in Centralia at about 2:50 p.m. yesterday. Jennifer R. Brown had an outstanding felony warrant and was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• A 33-year-old Bothell resident was arrested for possession of heroin and a warrant following a traffic stop about 9:30 a.m. yesterday on U.S. Highway 12 near Fischer Road near Salkum. Von A. Chase was also driving with a suspended license, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. He was booked into the Lewis County Jail.

• A 30-year-old Oakville man was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and a warrant following a traffic stop about 8:20 p.m. on Wednesday at the 1300 block of North Pearl Street in Centralia. Sean A. Penn was also driving with a suspended license, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. He was booked into the Lewis County Jail.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant,  shoplifting, trespass, third-degree theft, probation violation, protection order violation; responses for alarm, dispute, harassment, hit and run, misdemeanor assault, suspicious circumstances … and more among 99 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup

Sunday, November 27th, 2016
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Two figures can be seen inside Smokin Js during burglary. / Courtesy image from Centralia Police Department.

GLASS PIPE HEIST

• Someone broke into a Centralia smoke shop after hours last night, making off with what the owner estimates was about $2,000 worth of merchandise. Police called just before 11 p.m. to the 600 block of West Main Street noted the back door was smashed in. Smokin Js owner Jay Fratt said the thieves stole numerous glass water pipes. The burglary was captured by surveillance cameras and police are investigating, according to the Centralia Police Department. Fratt believes a pair of males browsing through the store a few hours earlier were actually casing the place. His cameras caught pictures of their faces as well, which he has shared with police. Smokin Js is in a new location, just west of the building it previously occupied.

ON THE ROAD, OFF THE ROAD

• When a suspected drunken driver refused to pull over yesterday evening in Centralia, a patrol officer used the side of his vehicle to force the car to the curb, according to the Centralia Police Department. Police say the vehicle had struck a concrete parking stop and dragged it into the yard of a home in the area of the 1500 block of Jensen Avenue. The incident occurred around 6:45 p.m. and the driver was headed toward the heavily-trafficked Harrison Avenue, according to police. Michael L. Lindsey, 58, of Auburn, was then arrested for driving under the influence and booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to police.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant, hit and run, driving under the influence, driving with suspended license; responses for alarm, dispute, harassment, third-degree theft, suspicious circumstances … and more among 117 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup

Saturday, November 26th, 2016
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THREAT ABOUT GUN AT SOLID WASTE CENTER LANDS CUSTOMER IN JAIL

• A 37-year-old man from Portland was jailed yesterday after an altercation with an employee and another customer at the Lewis County Transfer Station in which he allegedly threatened to kill them with a gun because they were white, because they were “killing his people,” according to the Centralia Police Department. Officers called to the trash collection center on the 1400 block of South Tower Avenue just before 3:30 p.m. yesterday learned Andrew T. Seaman was told by the employee to back his vehicle off the scale at the entrance because another customer was still parked on it, according to the Centralia Police Department. Other employees responded and the first worker was quite frightened and clearly upset by the man’s words, according to police. Seaman  was arrested for malicious harassment, Sgt. Dave Clary said.

DOMESTIC ATTACK

• Centralia police were called about 9:50 p.m. Thursday for a woman who said her grown niece assaulted her, breaking her nose at the 2500 block of Howard Avenue. The case is being investigate as a second-degree assault, according to the Centralia Police Department.

BURGLARY

• Police were called just before 2 p.m. Thursday for a break-in to a residence at the 400 block of South Cedar Street. Three Samsung televisions were stolen, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Centralia police were called to the 300 block of Linda Lane in Centralia about 10:15 a.m. Thursday to take a report of an attempted burglary. Someone attempted entry through a door panel, but the suspects were frightened off by the victim’s dog barking, according to the Centralia Police Department.

CAR PROWL

• Centralia police were called to the 3200 block of Galvin Road abut 8:35 a.m. Thursday for a vehicle prowl. A window was broken, according to the Centralia Police Department.

DRUGS

• A 50-year-old Centralia man was arrested for possession of methamphetamine when he was picked up on a warrant yesterday around 2 p.m. yesterday at Summa Street and Tower Avenue. Patrick N. Martin was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• A 17-year-old was arrested for possession of marijuana  when contacted in a traffic stop at Washington Avenue and Fourth Streets in Centralia just before 11 p.m. on Thursday. The teenage boy was released to a parent and the case will be forwarded to juvenile prosecutors for charging, according to the Centralia Police Department.

VANDALISM

• Centralia police were called just before 5 p.m. yesterday to the 1900 block of Ahlers Avenue where someone had shot out the rear window of a vehicle with a BB gun.

• Centralia police were called about 7:20 a.m. yesterday to the 500 block of Harrison Avenue where a rock had been thrown through the window of a business.

RESIDENTIAL FIRE HELD TO KITCHEN

• A pan of cooking oil that overheated at a Centralia home yesterday ignited and burned a wall and cabinets but was knocked down before firefighters arrived. The crew called about 4 p.m. to the mobile home on the 100 block of Francis Lane confirmed the fire was extinguished and the occupant was uninjured, according to Riverside Fire Authority.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant, shoplifting, probation violation, misdemeanor domestic assault, driving under the influence, driving with suspended license; responses for alarm, dispute, harassment, counterfeit bill passed, third-degree theft, third-degree malicious mischief, suspicious circumstances, collision on city street  … and more among 246 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 48-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup

Thursday, November 24th, 2016
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PURSUIT STOPS AT DEAD END

• A 21-year-old Centralia resident who accelerated away from a police officer, made a couple of quick turns and ended up in a cul-de-sac at the end of Pear Street yesterday was arrested, for an outstanding warrant, second-degree driving with a suspended license, possession of heroin and felony eluding, according to the Centralia Police Department. Tavryn L. Lindsey was booked into the Lewis County Jail after the approximately 10:30 a.m. incident, according to police.

UNRULY CUSTOMER

• Police were called about 8:40 a.m. yesterday to a store the 400 block of West Main Street in Centralia where a male had allegedly assaulted a clerk when he was asked to leave. The case is being investigated as a fourth-degree assault, according to the Centralia Police Department.

CAR PROWL

• Centralia police were called to the 1300 block of Lum Road abut 6:10 p.m. yesterday for a vehicle prowl. A window was broken and a purse and shoes were stolen, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Police were called just after 5 p.m. yesterday to the 1400 block of Lum Road in Centralia where someone had broken the window out of a parked car.  It’s unknown if anything was taken., according to the Centralia Police Department.

MINI WARRANT SWEEP

• Centralia police arrested six people wanted for outstanding warrants at the 200 block of South Buckner Street at about 9 p.m. yesterday. Three of them were booked into the Lewis County Jail and three of them were given a court date and then released, according to the Centralia Police Department.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for drugs, warrant, trespassing, driving under the influence, driving with suspended license; responses for alarm, dispute, civil issue, harassment, third-degree theft, suspicious circumstances … and more among 155 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
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Updated at 5:43 p.m.

VANDALISM

• Centralia police were called about 9:20 p.m. yesterday after someone threw a plant through the window of a residence on the 700 block of South Gold Street in Centralia.

THEFT

• Someone stole a flag from a front porch at the 700 block of West First Street in Centralia, according to a report made to police yesterday afternoon.

• Centralia police were called about 2:50 p.m. yesterday to a home on the 1900 block of Honeysuckle Lane to take a report of the theft of items unspecified which would amount to second-degree theft.

DRUGS

• Centralia police arrested a 28-year-old man for possession of methamphetamine at about 9:15 p.m. yesterday at the 200 block of East Main Street in Centralia. Constantino Barro-Reyes was booked into the Lewis County Jail but prosecutors declined to file the felony charge today.

• Two people arrested on outstanding warrants in Centralia on Monday were charged today in Lewis County Superior Court with possession of heroin. Sabrina L. Towne and Cornelio T. Delarosa, both 23 years old and both from Centralia, were contacted by drug detectives in the parking lot of a motel and a search of a purse and a backpack turned up a brown substance, some brown residue and pen parts commonly used to smoke heroin, according to charging documents. When they went before a judge this afternoon the judge set Towne’s bail at $5,000 and Delarosa’s bail at $10,000.

• Lewis County prosecutors charged a 38-year-old Centralia man being held on a kidnapping charge with delivery of methamphetamine in connection with allegedly selling the drug to a confidential police informant this summer. Shawn M. Joyner was jailed two weeks ago for an incident that allegedly occurred in early October, involving a woman he was dating. Charging documents in the new case allege that an informant with the Joint Narcotics Enforcement Team met with Joyner sometime during July or August to purchase meth. Joyner is being held on $50,000 bail in the one case and a Lewis County Superior Court judge this afternoon set his bail in the drug case at $50,000.

LOST AND FOUND

• Chehalis police were called to the 300 block of Southwest Third Street about 12:20 p.m. yesterday after a toddler was found outside alone without pants on. The two and half year old girl was cleaned up, clothed and police took custody of her, according to the Chehalis Police Department. Parents were located in the area looking for her and were told the little girl would be in the custody of Child Protective Services, according to police.

• A 34-year-old woman contacted Chehalis police from Providence Centralia Hospital about 1:45 p.m. yesterday to report an individual she’d been staying with in a van on Northwest Louisiana Avenue gave her some Vicodin that left her unconscious and then vanished, with her belongings, according to the Chehalis Police Department. Police are following up to find the man who has an Aberdeen address, according to police.

ON THE ROAD, OFF THE ROAD

• A 24-year-old Centralia resident was arrested for driving under the influence following a single-vehicle collision at North Gold Street and Ham Hill Road in Centralia about 1:45 a.m. today. Kyle M. Coulter was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Centralia Police Department.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for drugs, warrant, driving with suspended license; responses for alarm, dispute, fraud, civil issue, harassment, suspicious circumstances, lost or stolen wallet, collision on city street … and more among 157 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
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Updated at 5:58 p.m.

BURGLARY CENTRALIA

• Centralia police were called about 7:30 a.m. yesterday after a worker at a business on the 1500 block of Lum Road came in to find someone rummaging through employee lockers. A K-9 track was initiated but another officer spotted a suspect running and stopped him before the dog caught up to him, according to the Centralia Police Department.  Christopher L. Wessels, 32, a homeless person was arrested for second-degree burglary and booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to police.

HIDDEN FIREARM

• Chehalis police were called to Wal-Mart just before 2 p.m. yesterday because a customer came in and asked if the store could hold onto his gun. He was told no and to go outside and when an officer arrived, the 55-year-old Glenoma resident reportedly had the handgun in his interior jacket pocket, but didn’t have a concealed pistol license, according to the Chehalis Police Department. David W. Peterson was arrested for carrying a concealed weapon without a permit and booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to police. A department spokesperson said she did not know the reason for his request to the employee at the store.

OTHER THEFT

• Centralia police were called to a home on the 2000 block of Borst Avenue about 3:45 p.m. yesterday to take a report that jewelry had been stolen. Possible suspect information was provided by the victim, according to the Centralia Police Department.

FROM THE COURTHOUSE

• A 58-year-old rural Chehalis man who allegedly shot a deer with two pistols in a neighbor’s field, out of season – and asked the property owner not to report him – was allowed to remain free pending trial with a $10,000 unsecured bond when he went before a judge today in Lewis County Superior Court. Peter P. Petta is charged with the class C felony of witness tampering, a misdemeanor and two gross misdemeanors for his alleged actions off the 3000 block of Jackson Highway last month. Charging documents state the neighbor called 911 on Oct. 11 after finding Petta in his field standing next to the dead buck; on property posted “No Hunting.” Petta reportedly told officers with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife he was inside his trailer when he saw three to four deer in the field, grabbed his 9 mm and his 22 and shot the buck. He is also charged with second-degree unlawful hunting of big game, hunting wildlife on the property of another and hunting with a firearm with a barrel of less than four inches. He was summonsed to court and when he appeared before Judge James Lawler this afternoon, asked for a court-appointed lawyer. Lawler told him his household earned too much to qualify and told him to return for his arraignment on Dec. 1.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant, third-degree malicious mischief; responses for alarm, dispute, fraud, civil issue, shoplifting, suspicious circumstances, collision on city street, unconscious person laying on a curb … and more among 144 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup

Monday, November 21st, 2016
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Updated at 5:25 p.m.

AUTO THEFT

• Police were called at 5:21 a.m. today about a car stolen from in front of a house on the 1600 block of North Pearl Street. The owner had left the gold 2002 Audi A6 Quattro running to warm it up, according to the Centralia Police Department. The car has has blue LED lights in the grill that are always illuminated and a license plate that reads AOP 0647, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Centralia police were called just before 8 p.m. yesterday about a white 1997 Ford Explorer getting stolen from the 100 block of South Tower Avenue. The owner had asked the suspect to drive him somewhere, but the suspect took off while the owner was outside the vehicle, according to the Centralia Police Department. The vehicle did not have license plates but had a temporary registration taped to the back window, according to police.

• Chehalis police were called about 4:50 p.m. yesterday to the 2500 block of Kresky Avenue where a car had been parked for a couple of days and found it had been stolen from Raymond. It was missing its front license plate and the steering column was damaged, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

• Chehalis police came across a stolen vehicle about 9:30 p.m. on Saturday at Southwest 16th Street and Thomsen Avenue and learned the 20-year-old man who said it belonged to him had a title and a bill of sale. He said he purchased the pickup truck from an individual in Monroe in September, but it turned out it had been stolen in Marysville from its actual owner, according to the Chehalis Police Department. The Toyota Tacoma truck was impounded so it could be returned, according to police.

• Two people were arrested about 4 p.m. on Friday for possession of a stolen vehicle after a 2017 Chevrolet Cruise belonging to an Olympia business was located via its OnStar system at the 1600 block of South Scheuber Avenue in Centralia. Burton C.B. Brown, 51, of Centralia, and Courtney R. Blurton, 29, from Chehalis, said they’d gotten the car earlier in the day from someone at Wal-Mart, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. Both had outstanding warrants and were  booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the sheriff’s office. Prosecutors declined to file the felony charges today.

• Centralia police were called about 9:40 a.m. on Saturday to the 1900 block of Honeysuckle Lane where a man’s car had been stolen during the night. The Saturn was found later in Thurston County, according to the Centralia Police Department. The victim suspected his roommate had taken it and allegedly broke into the roommate’s room, took his belongings out and damaged them, according to police. When police were called back to Jason T. Atchley,’s home about 3:40 p.m., they arrested the 41-year-old and booked him into the Lewis County Jail, according to Sgt. Dave Clary.

BURGLARY CENTRALIA

• Centralia police were called just before 6 p.m. on Saturday to the 200 block of West Hanson Street where an individual reported someone had forced open a door and left with collectible coins. The victim was in the process of moving, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Police were called on Saturday morning to the 1300 block of West Main Street in Centralia where sometime during the previous week someone broke into the home and stole construction tools.

• Centralia police were called just after 3 p.m. on Friday for a burglary to a garage at the 700 block of South Pearl Street. A television was taken,according to the Centralia Police Department.

CAR PROWL

• Centralia police were called about 1:15 p.m. on Saturday to the 100 block of Jayln Street where two electric grease guns had been stolen out of a vehicle.

• Chehalis police were called to the Lewis County Mail about 7:40 a.m. on Saturday following the discovery someone had trashed the inside of a vehicle and stole a backpack containing a wallet and laptop computer. The stereo was torn out as well, according to the Chehalis Police Department. its owner had parked it only 45 minutes earlier, according to police.

• Three cars and a travel trailer were broken into at the 1300 block of Eckerson Road in Centralia, according to a report made to Centralia police about 6:30 a.m. on Saturday. Survival items and vehicle registrations were stolen, according to the Centralia Police Department.

OTHER CRIMES

• A 33-year-old Hoquiam man was arrested for second-degree robbery after allegedly threatening to use force against security personnel who contacted him about consuming “items” in a store at the 500 block of South Tower Avenue in Centralia without paying on Saturday night. Police called at 10 p.m. were told the individual had fled but he was located later that night across town causing more issues and was detained, according to the Centralia Police Department. A search incident to his arrest arrest revealed Robert O. Bray had in his possession property stolen in a recent vehicle prowl in Chehalis, according to police. He was booked into the Lewis County Jail also for second-degree possession of stolen property and an outstanding warrant, according to police.

• Chehalis police were called about 8:25 p.m. on Saturday to Green Hill School where a 16-year-old student-inmate allegedly had thrown playing cards at a staff member. The case is being forwarded to prosecutors for a possible charge of third-degree assault, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

FRAUD

• Centralia police were contacted on Saturday by an individual at the 300 block of Denny Way to take a report someone else had opened a bank account in their name

• Centralia police were called on Saturday morning by a person at the 400 block of Downing Road about a credit card discovered to have been fraudulently used on the Internet.

DRUGS

• A 20-year-old Chehalis resident was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and an outstanding warrant when contacted by police at the 100 block of Eckerson Road in Centralia just before 3 a.m. yesterday. David W. Grace was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• A 32-year-old inmate at the Lewis County Jail was arrested for a new offense on Friday of possession of a controlled substance. A deputy arriving to the facility about 9:50 p.m. was told by Melissa A. McAllister she had forgotten she had it when she was first booked in to the jail, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. The suspected heroin was retrieved from the Centralia woman’s housing area, according to the sheriff’s office.

• A 23-year-old Rochester woman was arrested for possession of methamphetamine when police picked her up on a warrant about 9:30 a.m. on Friday at the 500 block of Southwest Pacific Avenue in Chehalis. Kyrstin R. Daarud was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

VANDALISM

• Centralia police were called to the 2000 block of Cooks Hill Road about 1:25 p.m. yesterday where at least one mailbox was damaged, possibly by a baseball bat.

ON THE ROAD, OFF THE ROAD

• A 53-year-old Onalaska woman was transported to Providence Centralia Hospital yesterday to be checked out following a rollover accident about 6:45 p.m. at the 900 block of Brown Road West in rural Chehalis. She couldn’t recall what had occurred to cause her to wreck her Jeep Grand Cherokee, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. The vehicle was described as totaled.

• Two vehicles sustained major damage when they collided on Friday afternoon at Jackson Highway at Zandecki Road south of Chehalis. Both were southbound and the 48-year-old Toledo woman went to pass the 36-year-old Chehalis man as he attempted to turn left, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. A deputy responding just after 4 p.m. found that her Chevrolet 3500 T-boned his Nissan Frontier, shoving it into a ditch – causing it to roll – and coming to rest on top of it, according to the sheriff’s office. The woman said he had his right blinker on; he said he had his left blinker on, Chief Deputy Dusty Breen said. Breen did not say if anyone was injured, but noted no citations have been issued at this time.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for drugs, warrant, trespassing, shoplifting, probation violation, misdemeanor domestic assault, driving with suspended license; responses for alarm, dispute, civil issue, hit and run, third-degree theft, suspicious circumstances, collision on city street, noisy neighbor party … and more among 387 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 72-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup

Friday, November 18th, 2016
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CENTRALIA HOUSE FIRE

• The cause of a Centralia house fire that displaced its occupants about 5 o’clock this morning is under investigation. Nobody was hurt but it left smoke damage throughout the residence and heavy fire damage in the laundry room, according to Riverside Fire Authority. Crews called to the 1400 block of West Main Street arrived to find the residents outside and were able to contain the blaze to the laundry room, according to Capt. Casey McCarthy. Representatives from the American Red Cross are providing assistance, McCarthy indicated.

BREAK-IN CHEHALIS

• A woman returning to her rural Chehalis home last night apparently interrupted a burglar. She found a rear door open and summoned neighbors who went inside with her at the 100 block of Whitney Boulevard, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. As they entered, they heard footsteps and an upstairs sliding door open, according to the sheriff’s office. A deputy dispatched at about 6:50 p.m. learned that two pieces of jewelry were missing from the bathroom, Chief Deputy Dusty Breen said.

BREAK-IN CENTRALIA

• An officer was called to a residential burglary at the 900 block of Ham Hill Road in Centralia at about 11:25 a.m. yesterday in which jewelry was stolen.

PARCEL MISSING

• Police were called to the 1200 block of North Washington Avenue in Centralia just before 3 p.m. yesterday on a report of the theft of a delivered package from a front porch.

AUTO THEFT

• Centralia police located a stolen vehicle abandoned in a residential neighborhood yesterday. The case is associated with an address on the 1100 block of K Street, according to the Centralia Police Department.The vehicle was returned to its owner, according to police

CAR PROWL

• Chehalis police were called about 2:20 p.m. yesterday following the discovery at the 600 block of Northwest Middle Street that someone had attempted to pry open the trunk of a car there.

• Centralia police were called to the 1600 block of Military Road about 9:15 a.m. yesterday for a report of the theft of a purse from a vehicle. Credit cards were stolen, and then used in local retail businesses, according to the Centralia Police Department. The case is under investigation.

• Police were called just after 9 p.m. yesterday to the 3200 block of Galvin Road where someone had tamped with the storage door on a travel trailer.

DRUGS

• A 33-year-old Chehalis man was arrested for possession of heroin and outstanding warrants after police were called about suspected shoplifting at the 1100 block of South Market Boulevard in Chehalis at about 7:30 p.m. yesterday. Derek S. Shaughnessy  was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

ALTERNATIVE LIVING

• Police were called about 12:25 p.m. yesterday to the 2400 block of Borst Avenue following the discovery a shed had been broken into and a sleeping bag left behind. It appeared someone had slept there, according to the Centralia Police Department.

VANDALISM

• Centralia police were called yesterday afternoon for two incidents of graffiti spray painted on to buildings. The first was at the 100 block of Harrison Avenue and the second on the 600 block of West Main Street, according to the Centralia Police Department.

ON THE ROAD, OFF THE ROAD

• A motorist stopped for a traffic infraction about 11:50 a.m. yesterday in Centralia reportedly ran away but was subsequently detained and then arrested for an outstanding warrant, driving with a suspended license and obstructing a public servant. It happened at the 2400 block of West Reynolds Avenue, according to the Centralia Police Department. Guy A. McAllister, 38, of Chehalis, was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to police.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant, shoplifting, probation violation, driving with suspended license, driving under the influence,  failure to transfer title; responses for alarm, dispute, civil issue, third-degree theft, suspicious circumstances, collision on city street … and more among 141 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

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Updated at 5 p.m.

RETAIL EMPLOYEE BOOKED FOR THEFT

• An 18-year-old Rochester resident was arrested yesterday for allegedly stealing merchandise from her Centralia employer. Police called just before 9 p.m. to the 100 block of West High Street arrested Esmeralda Sanchez Carpio, according to the Centralia Police Department. She was booked into the Lewis County Jail for second-degree theft and organized retail theft, according to police.

MISSING LICENSE PLATE

• Centralia police were called about 8:50 a.m. yesterday to the 1300 block of Belmont Avenue where an individual reported the theft of their  license plate from off of their vehicle. The Washington plate reads ABS 3311, according to the Centralia Police Department.

COUNTERFEIT CASH

• Centralia police took reports from two businesses yesterday about receiving counterfeit $100 bills the day before. One was at the 600 block of North Tower Avenue and the other at the 800 block of North Tower Avenue, according to the Centralia Police Department.

DRUGS

• A 41-year-old Pe Ell man was arrested yesterday for possession of methamphetamine after being contacted by police at the 1100 block of state Route 6 about 3:20 p.m. yesterday in what was initially and erroneously believed to be a stolen vehicle, according to the Centralia Police Department. Officers later learned the vehicle Shane Pedersen was driving had previously been stolen and then recovered, but not removed from law enforcement’s system as stolen, according to police. Pedersen was booked into the Lewis County Jail.

HOUSE FIRE TOLEDO

• Members of four fie departments responded to a residential structure fire around 11 a.m. yesterday at the 5500 block of Jackson Highway, according to Lewis County 911 Communications. Further details were not readily available.

SEXUAL ASSAULT CASE

• A 23-year-old Centralia resident was arrested and brought before a judge yesterday in Lewis County Superior Court, charged with second-degree rape following an investigation that began in April when a 16-year-old girl reported he forced himself on her a few nights earlier when she and a friend met two guys at Schaeffer Park outside Centralia. When Juvencio E. Ayala Rodriguez was contacted by a deputy in August, he told the deputy he did not do anything inappropriate and the girl wanted it, according to charging documents. He was picked up on a warrant and booked into the Lewis County Jail on Tuesday. A judge yesterday afternoon ordered him held in lieu of $25,000 bail.

‘ESCORT’ MET ON BACKPAGE.COM BOOKED FOR ROBBERY

• A 26-year-old woman pleaded not guilty today for her alleged role in the robbery of a rural Chehalis man, who had invited her to his home after making contact on Backpage.com at the end of April. The victim was attacked, tied up and pistol whipped by two males who arrived after the woman did, according to court documents. The Pierce County men were arrested, charged, pleaded guilty and then sentenced to prison terms this summer. Among the valuables missing after his assailants left were his television and some checkbooks. Court documents indicate a deputy used the website the victim had first contacted her on, conducted a Google photo search and was able to locate a phone number associated with Toyleasha J. Greene, according to court documents. A warrant served on Greene’s mobile phone provider showed her phone was in Lewis County the night of the robbery, court documents relate. Greene was charged in Lewis County Superior Court in July with first-degree robbery, first-degree assault, first-degree burglary and also with first-degree kidnapping. She was booked into the Lewis County Jail on Monday. Her bail is set at $100,000. Defense attorney Shane O’Rourke said his client pleaded not guilty this afternoon.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant, protection order violation, hit and run, driving with suspended license, driving under the influence; responses for alarm, dispute, vandalism, third-degree theft, suspicious circumstances, collision on city street; complaint of more than 20 cars running a red light during  20-minute period at South Market Boulevard and Second Street in Chehalis  … and more among 128 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

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Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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Updated at 3:55 p.m.

BREAK-IN CHEHALIS

• A deputy responded yesterday to a report of a residential burglary at the 5000 block of state Route 6 west of Chehalis. A list of missing property is being compiled, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. It happened sometime since Oct. 20, according to the sheriff’s office.

• Chehalis police called just after 1 p.m. yesterday about a possible break-in at the 1900 block of South Market Boulevard are investigating the incident, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

BREAK-IN RANDLE

• A 21-year-old Eatonville resident who had asked a motel operator to use a telephone and subsequently found inside one of the rooms was arrested yesterday. A window screen had been damaged, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. The 911 call came abut 6:45 a.m. yesterday from the 10000 block of U.S. Highway 12 in Randle, according to the sheriff’s office. Jefferson A. Allen was booked into the Lewis County Jail for second-degree burglary, but prosecutors today declined to file the felony charge, instead scheduling Allen to be seen in Lewis County District Court for a possible trespassing charge.

OTHER THEFT

• Centralia police were called about 7:30 a.m. yesterday for a report of a theft of a city light meter from a vacant house at the 1100 block of Alder Street.

STOLEN GUN RECOVERED FROM CITIZEN

• A Centralia resident who recently discovered the firearm he bought four to five years ago at a gun show at the fairgrounds on North National Avenue was stolen, contacted Chehalis police yesterday to turn in the weapon. The 54-year-old had attempted to trade in the Ruger handgun at a business, was advised to contact the the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office, which in turn told him to get in touch with Chehalis police, according to the Chehalis Police Department. A department spokesperson said she wasn’t sure who the owner is.

CAR PROWL

• Police were called to the 1600 block of Grand Avenue in Centralia just after 9 o’clock yesterday about a vehicle prowl. A purse was taken, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Climbing gear and tow straps were stolen from the bed of a truck at the 1300 block of Central Boulevard in Centralia, according to a report made to police about 10:30 a.m. yesterday.

VANDALISM

• An officer was called about 9:45 a.m. yesterday about someone breaking the headlight on a car at the 1200 block of Rhobina Street in Centralia.

SEXUAL ASSAULT CASE

• A 19-year-old Chehalis resident was arrested and then charged yesterday in Lewis County Superior Court with second-degree rape following an investigation that began with a 17-year-old girl’s mother calling the Chehalis Police Department last month. The pregnant girl initially told an officer she was his girlfriend, they’d been dating about five months and the relationship was consensual, according to court documents. The following day however, the mother and daughter went to the police department and the 17-year-old said Santiago Fernando had grabbed her and held her down while he had sex with her about five months earlier, according to the documents. She said she hadn’t told her parents because she was afraid of him, according to court documents. He was booked into the Lewis County Jail under the name Fernando Santiago and when he went before a judge yesterday afternoon, was allowed release on a $25,000 unsecured bond.

FROM THE COURTHOUSE

• A 27-year-old woman who appeared yesterday in Lewis County Superior Court in response to a summons that notified her she was charged with first-degree theft from public assistance was allowed release on a $10,000 unsecured bond. The state Department of Social and Health Services alleges Rachel R. Robidoux collected $6,854 in cash and food assistance more than she ought to have, as she claimed her child was still living with her but actually moved away from the home where the two were staying in about September 2011, where the child still lives and is cared for by another woman, according to court documents. Robidoux is described as transient in court documents, but prosecutors sent the summons to addresses in Tenino and Chehalis. The documents don’t indicate the relationship between Robidoux and the woman who told an investigator she has been raising the boy as her own.

ON THE ROAD, OFF THE ROAD

• A 34-year-old Tumwater woman was injured but her 1-year-old passenger was unhurt when she lost control of her car on Interstate 5 in Olympia this morning, which was then struck by a 2008 Grove crane semi truck driven by a Rochester man. Wilber G. Woody, 54, from Rochester, was also unhurt, according to the Washington State Patrol. Troopers called about 6:20 a.m. to the northbound lanes near milepost 107 learned a blue semi dump truck hit the woman’s Honda Accord, causing her to lose control, according to the state patrol. The dump truck continued on, the investigating trooper reports. Angela M. Rowland was transported to Providence St. Peter Hospital with unspecified injuries, according to the patrol. Her car was described as totaled.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for drugs, warrant, protection order violation, misdemeanor  assault; responses for alarm, dispute, harassment, fourth-degree assault, suicide threat, suspicious circumstances, collision on city street  … and more among 119 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

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Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
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Updated at 6:40 p.m.

GUN CRIME

• A 57-year-old Toledo man was arrested yesterday for allegedly pointing a shotgun at a family member the day before during an argument at the 600 block of Evans Road in Toledo. The 53-year-old victim told a deputy Mark J. Johnson made a comment like he should kill her before replacing the gun in the corner of  the room, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. The two had been drinking, according to the sheriff’s office. Johnson was booked into the Lewis County Jail for first-degree assault, Chief Deputy Dusty Breen said.

MORE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

• A 38-year-old Centralia resident was arrested for second-degree assault after allegedly lifting a 35-year-old family member off the ground by her throat on Sunday. Deputies responding to the 3600 block of Kristam Place in Centralia booked Michael A. Hutson into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office.

• A 20-year-old from Estacada, Oregon was arrested after allegedly arriving  unexpected to his former girlfriend’s recreational vehicle at the 1000 block of Gore Road in Onalaska on Sunday afternoon, engaging in a physical altercation with her and 24-year-old man and then holding her for a short time against her will. Christopher N. Smith was was booked into the Lewis County Jail for first-degree burglary and unlawful imprisonment, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office.

TEEN SICKENED BY MARIJUANA

• Centralia police are investigating after a 17-year-old girl said she was dropped off on a street corner when she became ill yesterday from marijuana laced with an unknown substance. The teen was in medical distress when contacted by an officer just before 4 p.m. at Reynolds and Harrison avenues, according to the Centralia Police Department. The person who gave her the marijuana is the person who left her there, according to police. She was taken to Providence Centralia Hospital and the case is being investigated, according to police.

BURGLARY

• Police were called about 3:25 p.m. yesterday for a residential burglary at the 3000 block of South Diamond Street in Centralia. A television was taken, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• A deputy was called yesterday morning to the 700 block of Main Street in Vader about an overnight burglary to an unlocked garage in which a 35-gallon air compressor was stolen. The black Craftsman compressor is about four feet tall with wheels and is valued at $250, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office.

GRINCH ALERT

• The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office reported yesterday they are investigating the theft of 20 Noble Firs from a Christmas tree farm on the 200 block of Young Road in Mossyrock. The eight- to 10-foot tall evergreens vanished between 3 p.m. last Wednesday and 9 o’clock the following morning, according to the sheriff’s office.

POSSIBLE FRAUD

• Police were called on Friday afternoon to the 200 block of Sunset Drive in Mossyrock where an individual reported she was finding third-party checks being deposited into her checking account.

DRUGS

• A 53-year-old Centralia resident was arrested for possession of methamphetamine yesterday when he was picked up on an outstanding warrant at the 700 block of Yew Street, according to the Centralia Police Department. Steve E. Williams and  Bethia L. Williams, 53, also of Centralia, were both arrested for warrants and booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to police.

AND FROM MORTON

• Morton police reported yesterday that last Tuesday they took a report from the 700 block of Adams Avenue that teenage girls tried to take an individual’s walker and that someone had shaved the individual’s cat. The cat is missing, according to the Morton Police Department.

• Police responding to a report of an explosion about 6:40 p.m. on Friday at the 300 block of Knittle Way in Morton found pieces of pumpkin littering the street and noticed the smell of sulfur, according to the Morton Police Department.

SECRET SERVICE CASE

• Morton police got an anonymous call from Mossyrock last Thursday by a person who told them of Facebook posts in which someone stated Donald Trump should be assassinated.  The case was further investigated with the help of the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office with no evidence of who the post was from, according to the Morton Police Department. The information was forwarded to the U.S. Secret Service, according to police.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant, driving with suspended license, driving under the influence; responses for alarm, dispute, hit and run, third-degree theft, suspicious circumstances, barking neighbor dog  … and more among 139 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

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Monday, November 14th, 2016
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ON THE ROAD, OFF THE ROAD

• Centralia police chased three suspects in a black Honda suspected of shoplifting at the 1300 block of Lum Road up Interstate 5 until the driver of the fleeing vehicle began to drive in such an unsafe manner that it was deemed necessary to discontinue the pursuit on Saturday morning. It tuned out the license plates on the car were stolen, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Chehalis police arrested a 18-year-old Centralia resident for driving under the influence after he ran in to two parked vehicles at the 300 block of South Market Boulevard about 6 a.m. on Saturday. Cristian Ramirez-Dado was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

• A pair of Rochester residents were arrested for third-degree theft on Saturday after they allegedly shoplifted a $399 drill set from Home Depot in Chehalis, were chased by civilians in a pickup truck and ended up wrecking near Rice and Rogers road just before 1 p.m. on Saturday. Police were told the suspects threw the loot into the river, according to the Chehalis Police Department. Cody D. McAdam, 25, and James M. Hamilton, were cited and then released pending a court date, according to police.

TRESPASSING

• Police were called about 9:50 a.m. yesterday to a business on the 1100 block of Harrison Avenue in Centralia where sometime during the night someone entered unlawfully and rummaged around. Nothing was taken, according to the Centralia Police Department.

EXPOSED

• Ryan L. Patterson, 36, of Chehalis was arrested and booked into the Lewis County Jail for indecent exposure after he was allegedly witnessed flashing his genitalia on the 800 block of Harrison Avenue in Centralia at about 12:20 p.m. yesterday, according to the Centralia Police Department.

FUNNY MONEY

• Chehalis police were called to a coffee stand on Northwest Arkansas Way about 6:25 p.m. on Thursday after they had accepted a counterfeit $50 bill from a customer. It was placed into evidence, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

CAR PROWL

• Police were called about 9:30 p.m. yesterday to the 2400 block of Borst Avenue in Centralia for a vehicle prowl in which a male suspect was seen running from the scene. A cell phone was taken, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Centralia police were called for a vehicle prowl about 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at the 1000 block of Harrison Avenue.

• A car stereo was reported stolen from a vehicle at the 200 block of North Buckner Street in Centralia at about 2:30 p.m. on Saturday.

• Police were called about 12:15 p.m. on Saturday for a vehicle prowl on the 700 block of Allen Avenue in Centralia. A Cannon Rebel T5i camera was missing, according to the Centralia Police Department.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant,  misdemeanor assault, driving under the influence; responses for  dispute, civil issue, hit and run, harassment, unfounded report, third-degree theft, suspicious circumstances … and more among 237 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 48-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

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BURGLARY

• Centralia police were called to the 900 block of West Chestnut Street about 2:30 p.m. yesterday for a break-in to a shed in which a chainsaw, a weed eater and a chop saw were stolen.

AUTO THEFT

• A tan-colored 1991 Honda Accord was reported stolen about 8:20 a.m. on Thursday from the 1400 block of Johnson Road in Centralia. The four-door car has a license plate reading 034 YJN, according to the Centralia Police Department.

CAR PROWL

• Police were called for a vehicle prowl at about 3:10 yesterday at the 2000 block of Borst Avenue in Centralia. A male suspect was observed entering an unsecured vehicle and stealing cash, according to the Centralia Police Department.

FENCE DOWN

• Gregory L. Johnson, 60, of Utah was cited for hit and run after the tractor trailer he was driving ran over a fence and continued on without stopping after the collision at West Cherry and South Pearl streets at about 1:45 p.m. yesterday, according to the Centralia Police Department.

PEW, PEW, PEW

• Centralia police investigated a report of multiple gunshots heard in the area of the 900 block of Long Road at about 6:45 a.m. today and found duck hunters. They were just west of that location and on private property outside Centralia city limits, according to the Centralia Police Department. What they were doing was lawful, but it is illegal to discharge a firearm within the city limits, police indicated.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant,  misdemeanor assault, probation violation, failure to transfer vehicle title, driving under the influence, driving with suspended license; responses for alarm, dispute, trespassing, civil issue, hit and run, third-degree theft, suspicious circumstances, complaint of two people sleeping inside a parked truck … and more among 304 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 48-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

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Thursday, November 10th, 2016
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Updated at 6:16 p.m.

KIDNAP ARREST

• A 38-year-old man was arrested in Centralia for kidnapping yesterday morning in connection with an incident last month in which he allegedly forced a 23-year-old woman he was dating into her truck outside the movie theater on Hampe Way in Chehalis and made her drive to Tacoma. It happened the night of Oct. 8 and Shawn M. Joyner, of Centralia, was just picked up yesterday, according to the Chehalis Police Department. He was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to police. A charge of fourth-degree assault is being referred to prosecutors as well in connection with the event, a department spokesperson said. A white crystal substance confiscated when he was booked will be sent out to be tested, police said. He was charged today in Lewis County Superior Court with second-degree kidnapping, possession of methamphetamine and fourth-degree assault. Bail was set at $50,000 today when he appeared before a judge.

BREAK-IN

• Centralia police were called about 7 o’clock this morning for a residential burglary at the 1200 block of Windsor Avenue. It happened during the night, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Someone broke into a garage on the 1000 block of Southeast Adams Street in Chehalis and stole a 1985 Honda moped and a vintage 1970 half-cap helmet, according to a report made to police about 4:15 p.m. yesterday.

• Police were called to a home on the 1000 block of North Tower Avenue in Centralia just before 2 p.m. yesterday about a burglary. Among the missing items were toiletries, a large amount of clothing, an iPad computer, and four cameras, one of which was a GoPro, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• A break-in to a business on the 1000 block of Centralia College Boulevard was reported about 8:45 a.m. yesterday in which the stolen property included toilet paper, soap and paper towels.

VEHICLE PROWL

• Centralia police arrested two suspects last night following an approximately 9 a.m. call to the 2000 block of Borst Avenue for a car prowl in which a purse was taken. Two of the victim’s credit cards were used at local businesses, according to the Centralia Police Department. They found their suspects sleeping inside a closed business at the 1100 block of View Avenue about 11 p.m. and booked them into the Lewis County Jail for second-degree theft and unlawful factoring of transactions, according to police. The arrested were Daniel M. Alexander, 25, of Belfair and Ada M. Sohm, 19, of Skokomish, according to police. Sohm was also arrested for possession of methamphetamine, police indicated this morning.

• An officer was called just before 8 a.m. yesterday following the discovery someone had broken into a work van parked at the 1200 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue and removed numerous tools.

• Chehalis police were called about 7:45 a.m. yesterday to a loading dock at the 1600 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue where someone had stolen keys and a flashlight from a semi truck parked there.

MORE THEFT

• Centralia police were called about 11:45 p.m. yesterday regarding bank fraud in a case associated with the 600 block of Bengal Court. The case is under investigation, according to the Centralia Police Department.

FROM THE COURTHOUSE

• Zachary M. Riihimaki, 18, of Lacey, was booked yesterday on a $50,000 warrant for his arrest in connection with a June burglary at a home on the 400 block of Coal Creek Road in Chehalis in which several guns were stolen. Riihimaki and Chase L. Flores, 31, from Shelton, allegedly went with their buddy Conner J. McClain to the home where McClain had previously lived with his then-girlfriend on June 15 and broke into a home, a shop and an travel trailer, according to court documents. Riihimaki is charged in Lewis County Superior Court with residential burglary, theft of a firearm and second-degree unlawful possession of a firearm. A judge this afternoon left his bail at $50,000.

DRINKING IN PUBLIC

• A 45-year-old man approached by police while he was sitting in the alcove of a closed business with an open can of beer reportedly charged the officer telling him to shoot but was threatened with a Taser and eventually laid down on the ground in response to repeated orders to do so. It happened about 7:25 p.m. yesterday at the 800 block of North Tower Avenue in Centralia, according to the Centralia Police Department. Charon O. Jones, 45, of Redwood City, California, allegedly pulled away as officers were trying to handcuff him and subsequently was arrested for obstructing a public servant and resisting arrest and was issued a notice of infraction for the beer, before being booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to police.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant, obstructing, resisting arrest, driving under the influence, driving with suspended license; responses for alarm, dispute, trespassing, civil issue, hit and run, suspicious circumstances, complaint of two people sleeping inside a parked truck … and more among 116 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

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Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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GASOLINE HEIST

• A deputy was called yesterday to a gas station in Packwood following the discovery someone had made access through an unsecured port to an underground tank and stole 100 gallons of motor vehicle fuel. The person reporting the incident had a printout that showed the theft occurred between 12:01 a.m. and 12:47 a.m. on Monday, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. It happened at the 12000 block of U.S. Highway 12, Chief Deputy Dusty Breen said. The case is under investigation.

CAR PROWL

• Police were called just before 7 p.m. yesterday for a vehicle prowl at the 2000 block of Haviland Street in Centralia. The victim said someone stole food and cigarettes during a 20-minute period while he was shopping inside a store, according to the Centralia Police Department.

UNWELCOME VISITOR

• A 39-year-old Centralia resident was arrested for second-degree burglary and third-degree malicious mischief as well as violation of a no-contact order just after noon yesterday when police responded to a location on the 300 block of Yew Street in Centralia. Ranier P. Wagner was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Centralia Police Department.

UNLAWFUL CROP

• A 68-year-old man is charged with growing marijuana at his rural Winlock home. Steven L. Cook was summonsed to appear before a Lewis County Superior Court judge today, following a visit by drug detectives at the end of September where they say they found 69 plants on the property. Cook said he and his roommate had authorizations to grow the marijuana, however, he was only allowed to grow 15 plants and his roommate 6, according to court documents. The charge is manufacture of marijuana and the judge signed an order allowing him to remain free pending trial on a $5,000 unsecured bond.

ON THE ROAD, OFF THE ROAD

• A 64-year-old woman was arrested for driving under the influence yesterday after allegedly shearing off a fire hydrant with her mini van at Washington and Northeast North Street in Chehalis. An officer called just before 1 p.m. located Kristyn D. Andrews of Chehalis and she was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant, probation violation, drinking in public, driving under the influence, driving with suspended license; responses for alarm, dispute, trespassing, civil issue, suspicious circumstances, collision on city street, graffiti to a building … and more among 188 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

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Tuesday, November 8th, 2016
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PROWLING INTERCEPTION LEADS TO FIGHT

• Centralia police are investigating a second-degree assault after the victim of a vehicle prowl confronted the perpetrators and a physical altercation ensued at Fourth and G streets in Centralia last night. Police were called just before 12:30 a.m. but the suspects had already fled, according to the Centralia Police Department. Officers learned from the 23-year-old victim that two males in a light blue Honda pulled up and the passenger tried to steal a chainsaw from his truck, but the victim struggled with him and got it back, according to police. The driver then backed the car up striking both of them, and got out with a beer bottle, according to Sgt. Jim Shannon. The victim let go and the two left, according to Shannon. Police located the car and have identified their suspects, according to Shannon.

CAMPAIGN SIGN DESTRUCTION

• A deputy was dispatched about 2:05 a.m. yesterday when individuals hired to keep an eye out observed someone vandalize a campaign sign posted on undeveloped land at Scheuber Road and state Route 6 in Chehalis. The 4-foot by 8-foot sign belonging to Lewis County Commissioner candidate Bob Bozarth, valued at $375, was sliced, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. The witnesses gave chase and later, the deputy gained information on a person of interest, Chief Deputy Dusty Breen said. The victim had asked others to watch the sign because it had been damaged by vandals previously, according to Breen.

BREAK-IN CHEHALIS

• Chehalis police were called to the 1000 block of Southeast Evergreen Drive in Chehalis just after 9 p.m. yesterday following the discovery a downstairs door had been kicked in. Two chainsaws were stolen, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

AUTO THEFT

• A black 1995 Honda Civic was stolen from the 1800 block of Collision Street in Centralia sometime yesterday before about 3:40 p.m.,  according to the Centralia Police Department. It has a license plate reading 475 ZMO, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Police were called about 10:40 a.m. yesterday about a vehicle which had been stolen during the night and then found by the owner several blocks away in the area of the 1300 block of Belmont Avenue in Centralia. Some items inside were missing, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• An officer was called for a stolen car about 9:35 a.m. yesterday at the 600 block of E Street in Centralia. Taken during the night was a black 1997 Honda CRV with a license plate reading 454 YTY, according to the Centralia Police Department.

CAR PROWL

• Police were called about 7:30 a.m. yesterday for a vehicle prowl at the 2800 block of Mount Vista Road in Centralia. A backpack with school items stolen, according to the Centralia Police Department.

TRESPASS

• Two people were arrested just after 11 a.m. yesterday for trespassing when they were found sleeping in a vacant residence on the 2700 block of Mount Vista Road in Centralia. Theresa M. Clark, 45, and Travis L. Gray, 36, both from Centralia, were cited and then released, according to the Centralia Police Department.

DRUGS

• Chehalis police on Friday referred a case from July to prosecutors after lab results came back positive for methamphetamine and heroin in a case involving a 28-year-old Onalaska resident arrested for shoplifting at the 1600 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for warrant, misdemeanor assault; responses for alarm, dispute, hit and run, trespassing, third-degree theft, civil issue, suspicious circumstances, collision on city street, request for a police dog to sniff around a recovered stolen vehicle in case of any residual left behind from drug paraphernalia found inside  … and more among 170 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 24-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.

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BURGLARY CENTRALIA

• Centralia police were called about 3:30 p.m. yesterday to the 1100 block of North Washington Avenue to take a report of a break-in at a house under renovation. It is unknown if anything was taken, according to the Centralia Police Department.

THEFT CENTRALIA

• Police were called to a wedding reception on the 200 block of South Tower Avenue twice last night following the discovery that an individual’s checkbook, cash and car key were stolen and another person’s watch was stolen, according to the Centralia Police Department.

VEHICLE THEFT

• A stolen U-Haul truck was discovered in the 2600 block of Cooks Hill Road in Centralia at about 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, according to the Centralia Police Department.

FRAUD

• Chehalis police were called about 5:20 p.m. yesterday by a victim whose debit card was stolen from their vehicle in Tumwater and then someone attempted multiple times to use it at a business on the 1600 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue in Chehalis.

• Police were called on Friday by a Winlock woman whose checkbook was stolen from her purse at one of two businesses in Chehalis and someone subsequently wrote $1,137.64 worth of checks locally and out of state. The case is under investigation, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

CAR PROWL

• Centralia police were called about a vehicle prowl at the 1400 block of Lum Road about 10:15 a.m. on Saturday. The window was broken and two backpacks stolen, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Chehalis police were called just before 8 a.m. on Saturday about a vehicle prowl at the 2100 block of Southwest Olympic Drive. A laptop computer was removed from an unlocked vehicle, according to the Chehalis Police Department.

DRUGS

• A 35-year-old Chehalis resident was arrested for possession of methamphetamine yesterday following a traffic stop about 1:35 p.m. at the 400 block of Bunker Creek Road in which a deputy discovered an outstanding warrant and then a small plastic baggie with a crystalized substance in a pocket. Edmond M. Ferry II was booked into the Lewis County Jail, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office.

ON THE ROAD, OFF THE ROAD

• Centralia police were called to an apartment complex at 5 p.m. yesterday where a 4-year-old boy ran into the parking lot and was struck by a slow moving vehicle. It happened a the 2800 block of Russell Road, according to the Centralia Police Department. Neither the child nor the driver saw the other, according to police. The little boy was conscious and alert and didn’t appear to be seriously injured, but was taken to the hospital to be examined, according to police.

AND MORE

• And, as usual, other incidents such as arrests for drugs, warrant, misdemeanor assault, shoplifting, driving under the influence, driving with suspended license, failure to transfer title, third-degree domestic malicious mischief; responses for alarm, dispute, hit and run, third-degree theft, civil issue, suspicious circumstances … and more among 274 calls for local law enforcement and / or fire-emergency medical services in the 48-hour period ending about 7 a.m. today.