Arrests and citations in the Blue Mountain Eagle are taken from the logs of area law-enforcement agencies. Every effort is made to report the court disposition of all arrests listed.
Justice CourtCANYON CITY - The Grant County Justice Court reported the following fines and judgments:
? Violation of the basic rule: Amy Uttenreuther, Baker City, 77/55 zone, fined $287, and Jeffery Hanson, Keizer, 75/55 zone, fined $155.
? Violation of the speed law: Roger McKinley, Prairie City, 70/55 zone, fined $145, and Brandon McKinion, Newman, Ga., 42/25 zone, fined $155.
? Driving outside restrictions: James Cook Jr., John Day, fined $230.
? Failure to renew registration: Danny Davis, Hereford, fined $120.
? Rhett Elliott, Canyon City, was convicted of possession of less than an ounce of marijuana and fined $1,000.
? Darce D. Florio, Malibu, Calif., was convicted of possession of less than an ounce of marijuana and fined $1,000.
Circuit CourtCANYON CITY - The Grant County Circuit Court reported the following fines and judgments:
? Jessie Ryan Gillpatrick, 20, was convicted of one count of first-degree burglary. He was sentenced to the custody of Oregon Department of Corrections for 21 months, 36 months of post-prison supervision and $11,104 in restitution. The sentence was to be consecutive to all previously imposed sentences. Counts for second-degree criminal mischief, first-degree aggravated theft, conspiracy to commit burglary and conspiracy to commit first-degree aggravated theft were dismissed.
Oregon State Police? On Saturday, Oct. 2, Oregon State Police responded to a hunter's complaint that someone shot a buck deer from their vehicle on a public roadway, in the area of Forest Service Road 2150. Todd David Alexander of Corbett was cited and released for aiding in a game violation - taking a buck deer without a tag.
? On Monday, Oct. 4, OSP responded to a report from a landowner off Wall Creek Road, of people shooting and critically wounding a buck deer on his property. Troopers are investigating the incident.
? OSP responded to a hunter's complaint that someone was hunting at night in the Shurtz Creek area of the Malheur River Hunting Unit. Donald L. Rivers of Rockaway Beach was cited and released for taking a buck deer without a tag and for borrowing a buck deer tag.
? At 5:45 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, troopers stopped a Ford pickup on Highway 395 near Ritter Junction for speeding and for a passenger not wearing a seat belt. The driver, Nolan D. Vannevel, 20, of Terrebonne, was arrested and taken to Grant County Jail on charges of DUII-controlled substance, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, and cited for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.
? At about 9:10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 8, OSP cited Erik A. McKibben, 42, of Coburg, for borrowing a buck deer tag, on F.S. Road 18.
? On Wednesday, Oct. 6, troopers cited Ricky R. Saul, 50, Seneca, for taking a bear with centerfire rifle without a valid used or unused buck deer tag, on F.S. Road 1630 Oct. 2.
? On Monday, Oct. 11, troopers and the Grant County Sheriff's Office responded to two complaints of a Long Creek resident burning a large pile of marijuana from his medical grow operation. Police advised the resident to dispose of his byproduct by a different method.
Grant County Sheriff? Cited for violation of the basic rule: Saulos Benitez, Tulare, Calif., 83/55 zone; Kevin Clark, Helix, 55/40 zone; Martin Medina, 33, Central Point, 75/55 zone.
? Benjamin Hitson, 24, Redmond, was cited for violation of the basic rule (76/55 zone) and driving while suspended violation.
? For driving while suspended violation: Roger Drescher, 78, Drain.
? For driving under the influence of intoxicants: Charles Cannon, 63, Portland.
DispatchJohn Day dispatch worked 161 calls during the week of Oct. 11-18, 2010. The calls included:
? John Day Police:
Oct. 11: Report of a hit-and-run from Sept. 22.
Oct. 15: Probation violation at John Day Floral; gas theft at the west Shell station.
Oct. 16: Arrested a John Day man for driving while suspended.
Oct. 17: Suspicious person shining a flashlight into cars near the Squeeze-In restaurant.
? Grant County Sheriff
Oct. 13: Horse not being taken care of near county roads 58 and 59.
Oct. 15: Cited a Medford woman for speeding.
Oct. 17: Complaint of an aggressive dog causing destruction on N. Johnson Ave.
? John Day ambulance:
Oct. 11: An elderly woman with a possible broken ankle.
Oct. 15: 70-year-old Dayville man;
? Prairie City ambulance:
Oct. 12: Woman with extreme migraines;
? Monument ambulance:
Oct. 12: 86-year-old woman with chest and abdominal pain.