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Public Safety April 11, 2018


April 11, 2018

Sweet Home Police Officer Dave Hickcox takes a photo of a Ford Expedition that rolled across the street into a neighbor's front yard, 555 4th Ave. Monday afternoon. Police responded to the report at 12:18 p.m. The vehicle had been parked across the street on the street, said Sgt. Jason Van Eck. The owner reported it had been having some mechanical problems and may have slipped out of park or not been in park, causing it to roll. No citations were issued. No one was injured. The parties are handling the matter privately.

April 9

1:29 a.m. - Caller reported water spraying into the air behind Safeway, 1540 Main St. Officer contacted Public Works, which was able to shut off the main line.

3:03 a.m. - Caller reported a male was in a neighbor's carport, 100 block of 10th. Officer responded and attempted to contact the homeowner because there was evidence someone tried to siphon fuel. No answer at the residence.

April 8

1:22 a.m. - Evelyn Louise Young, 34, arrested on Linn County warrant for failure to appear on original charge of second-degree criminal trespass, 1980 Main St., Bi-Mart. Cited and released.


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