Sharyn’s Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup

Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 12:13 pm

PRESCRIPTION FRAUD INVESTIGATION

• Centralia police this morning reported they searched a home in Thurston County following the arrest yesterday of two people in connection with trying to pass a forged prescription on the 500 block of South Tower Avenue in Centralia. Police said “more evidence was seized” although did not describe what it was. The investigation continues and further arrests are expected, according to the Centralia Police Department. Brian C. James, 34, and Krista M. Hughes, 32, both of Olympia, were arrested, according to police. Late last night, Bilal H. Willis, 27, of Lacey, was arrested for possession of prescription pills in connection with a search warrant served in Thurston County, although police did not specify it was related to the same case. Further details were not immediately available.

COLLISIONS

• A school bus with several grade school-aged children on board rear-ended a pickup truck in Chehalis yesterday morning, but no injuries were reported, according to the Chehalis Police Department. It happened just after 8 a.m. on the 100 block of Southwest Interstate Avenue. A 2000  Dodge Dakota pickup had stopped to turn into a parking lot and the bus behind it failed to stop, Deputy Chief Randy Kaut said. Kaut said it appeared to involve very minor damage. The bus driver has not been cited, he said.

• A 19-year-old Mossyrock resident was issued several citations yesterday after his Mitsubishi Eclipse ran off Cinebar Road and struck two trees, according to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. It happened sometime before 8:19 a.m. near milepost 2.5. according to Chief Civil Deputy Stacy Brown. The driver was not around when a deputy arrived, she said. The car sustained major damage. The driver was cited for no license, no insurance and going too fast, according to Brown.

THEFT

• A duffel bag of clothing and a military “rucksack frame” were reported stolen from a residence on the 300 block of Doty-Dryad Road. The 31-year-old victim told a deputy yesterday his home is for sale and has “lock box” on it; there was no indication of forced entry, Lewis County Sheriff’s Office Chief Civil Deputy Stacy Brown said. It went missing between Saturday and Tuesday, Brown said.

• The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office took a report yesterday of a DeWalt chop saw taken from the back of a truck at the 1500 block of state Route 505 in Toledo. The loss is estimated at $400.

• Centralia police were called just before 4 p.m. yesterday about a car prowl on the 200 block of South Diamond Street. A CD player and CDs were among the items taken, according to the Centralia Police Department.

• Several surveillance cameras were stolen over night from the 300 block of South Pearl Street in Centralia, according to a report made to the Centralia Police Department yesterday morning.

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One Response to “Sharyn’s Sirens: Daily police and fire roundup”

  1. Boss Hogg says:

    The bus driver with kids on board was not cited for rear ending a car?

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