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Published on September 4, 2018 4:32PM


Arrests and citations in the Blue Mountain Eagle are taken from the logs of law enforcement agencies. Every effort is made to report the court disposition of arrest cases.


Grant County Circuit Court


Kelly R. Shannon, 51, Reno, Nevada, pleaded guilty Aug. 28 to misdemeanor fourth-degree assault constituting domestic violence committed on Aug. 14. He was sentenced to 20 days in jail. Misdemeanor charges of possession of methamphetamine and harassment and a contempt of court charge were dismissed.

Grant County Sheriff

The Grant County Sheriff’s Office reported the following for the week of Aug. 29:

Concealed handgun licenses: 6

Average inmates: 21

Bookings: 7

Releases: 8

Arrests: 0

Citations: 3

Fingerprints: 4

Civil papers: 25

Warrants processed: 2

Asst./welfare check: 0

Search and rescue: 0

Aug. 24: Danielle Vawter, 49, Mt. Vernon, was cited for having a dog as a public nuisance.

Aug. 27: Cody Winters, 21, Gresham, was cited for failing to renew vehicle registration and driving uninsured.

Aug. 27: Jeffrey Friesen, 33, Bend, was cited for speeding, 50/25 zone.

Justice Court

Speed limit violation: Mary Lou Brown, 55, Glide, Aug. 17, 42/25 zone, fined $165.

Exceeding speed limit: Paul D. Rietze, 50, Portland, Aug. 19, 55/35 zone, fined $165; Daniel C. Felsted, 54, Midway, Utah, Aug. 3, 85/65 zone, fined $265; Charles A. Caughlin, 60, John Day, Aug. 13, 49/35 zone, fined $165; David C. Wunder, 31, Walnut Creek, California, July 1, 77/65 zone, fined $225.

Driving uninsured: Cuauhtemoc Arias Perez, 27, Medford, April 8, fined $225.

Exceeding maximum weight limit: Edward N. Hicks, 27, Prairie City, July 4, fined $300.


Oregon State Police


Aug. 26: Responded to a single-vehicle crash on Highway 395 south of Vance Creek Road. A pickup was pulling a trailer around a curve at 30 mph when a trailer tire left the road. The driver tried to regain control, but the pickup rolled onto the driver’s side. The driver and passenger refused treatment.

Aug. 26: Located an unoccupied truck on Fields Creek Road on a steep embankment against a tree. The registered owner said he was sleeping in the truck when he bumped the gearshift, causing the truck to slide off the road.

Aug. 26: Responded to South McHaley Avenue in Prairie City for a report of 12 marijuana plants in public view. Dawn C. Phillips, 56, Prairie City, was cited for manufacture and possession of more than four plants.

Aug. 27: Received a report of an 18-year-old at the Oregon Youth Authority correctional facility in Burns disclosing he had been raped when he was 10 years old.

Aug. 27: Received information about a single-vehicle noninjury crash on Forest Road 3640. The driver said he had been reaching for items on the dashboard when he lost control, causing the pickup to go down a steep embankment and roll over. Kevin G. Kimberling, 46, Prairie City, was cited for driving with a suspended or revoked driver’s license.

Aug. 29: Following a traffic stop of an ATV on County Road 58 north of Prairie City, Curtis J. Clark, 27, Pendleton, was cited for driving with a suspended or revoked driver’s license.

Sept. 1: Following a traffic stop on Highway 395 south of Paulina Road, David C. Blanco, 36, Seneca, was arrested on an outstanding warrant from Wheeler County.


Dispatch


John Day dispatch worked 191 calls during the week of Aug. 27-Sept. 2, including:

• John Day Police Department

Aug. 27: Following a traffic stop on West Main Street in John Day, Amanda Bogen, 32, John Day, was cited for illegal display of license plates and Tylor Gifford, 24, John Day, was cited for driving with a suspended license and no insurance.

Aug. 27: Following a traffic stop at Southwest Fourth Street and South Canyon Boulevard, Cindy L. Bolman, 51, John Day, was cited for driving with a suspended license.

Aug. 27: Responded to West Main Street in John Day for a report of a suicidal person.

Aug. 27: Advised of a phone scam in John Day.

Aug. 28: Dispatched to the former Oregon Pine mill site for a report of trespassing.

Aug. 28: Responded to West Main Street in John Day for a juvenile problem.

Aug. 30: Dispatched to a restaurant on West Main Street in John Day. Melinda Moss, 41, John Day, was arrested on a Grant County felony warrant.

Aug. 30: Responded to West Main Street in John Day to assist with a court-ordered custody issue.

Aug. 30: Received a report of criminal mischief at the hospital in John Day.

Aug. 31: Responded to a shoplifting report at a grocery store in John Day.

Sept. 1: Dispatched with sheriff’s office and state police to Northwest Bridge Street in John Day for a report of a fight.

Sept. 1: Responded to Northwest First Street in John Day for a harassment report.

Sept. 2: Following a traffic stop on Northwest Third Avenue in John Day, Jared Baker, 23, was cited for driving with a suspended license, no insurance and expired license plates.

Sept. 2: Following a traffic stop on Highway 26 east of John Day, Todd Raudy, 52, Bend, was cited for speeding, 63/35 zone.

Sept. 2: Following a traffic stop on Highway 26 east of John Day, Nikolas Suda, 27, was cited for speeding, 60/35 zone.

• Oregon State Police

Aug. 28: Advised of someone leaving lit cigarettes on Highway 26 at Marks Creek east of Dayville.

• Grant County Sheriff’s Office

Aug. 27: Received a report of a crash with injuries on Forest Road 36 east of Magone Lake.

Aug. 28: Advised of a noninjury crash on Forest Road 52 near Ukiah.

Aug. 28: Received a report of criminal mischief in Mt. Vernon.

Aug. 29: Advised of suspicious circumstances near the Fall Mountain lookout.

Aug. 30: Received a report of criminal mischief on Ervin Street in Dayville.

Aug. 30: Advised of a prowler at a senior home in Prairie City.

Aug. 31: Received a report of trespassing at a senior home in Prairie City.

Sept. 1: Advised of forgery on West Franklin Street in Dayville.

Sept. 1: Received a report of a suspicious person at Ritter Hot Spring in Ritter.

Sept. 1: Advised of a suspicious person on Bone Point Road in Long Creek.

Sept. 1: Received a report of suspicious circumstances on Dixie Creek Road in Prairie City.

Sept. 1: Advised of a loud noise on Southeast Second Street in Prairie City.

Sept. 1: Received a report of a civil problem on Adam Road in Canyon City.

Sept. 1: Advised of someone furnishing liquor on Southwest Kilbourne Street in Prairie City.

Sept. 1: Received a report of suspicious circumstances on Harper Creek Road in Mt. Vernon.

Sept. 2: Advised of a possibly suicidal person in Prairie City.

Sept. 2: Received a report of an unwanted person on Luce Creek Road in John Day.

Sept. 2: Advised of suspicious circumstances on Main Street in Prairie City.

• John Day ambulance

Aug. 27: Dispatched with Monument fire and ambulance to Wilson Street in Monument for an elderly man.

Aug. 27: Responded with Seneca ambulance to C Avenue in Seneca.

Aug. 28: Dispatched to a senior home in Prairie City for a 69-year-old woman.

Aug. 28: Responded to a senior home in John Day for an elderly woman with low blood pressure.

Aug. 28: Dispatched to a trailer park in Mt. Vernon for an unresponsive man.

Aug. 28: Responded to East Fifth Street in John Day to transport an elderly woman to the hospital.

Aug. 28: Dispatched to Picnic Creek Road in Mt. Vernon for a 38-year-old man.

Aug. 29: Transferred a person to the airport in John Day.

Aug. 29: Dispatched to Northeast Front Street in Prairie City for a man with a possible stroke.

Aug. 29: Transferred a person to the airport in John Day.

Aug. 29: Transferred a person to the airport in John Day.

Aug. 29: Responded to Southwest Violet Street in Mt. Vernon for a 70-year-old woman who had fallen.

Aug. 29: Dispatched to Northeast Front Street in Prairie City for a 71-year-old man who had become unresponsive.

Aug. 30: Responded to a senior home in John Day.

Aug. 30: Received a report of a person on North Street in Monument who had fallen but declined assistance.

Aug. 31: Dispatched to Northwest Boyce Place in John Day.

Aug. 31: Transferred a person to the airport in John Day.

Sept. 2: Responded to an acute care center in John Day.

Sept. 2: Dispatched to Widows Creek Road in Mt. Vernon for a person with difficulty breathing.

Sept. 2: Responded with Long Creek ambulance to Highway 395 near Long Creek for person having a seizure on a motorcycle.

Sept. 2: Dispatched with Prairie City ambulance and sheriff’s office to North Washington Street in Prairie City for an unknown alarm.

• Prairie City ambulance

Aug. 28: Dispatched to a senior home in Prairie City for a transfer.

• U.S. Forest Service

Aug. 28: Received a report of smoke in the South Fork of the John Day River area.



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