Public Safety Log May 6, 2020
May 6, 2020
12:11 a.m. - Kaby Patricia Keith-Heidt, 24, cited and released on Linn County warrant for failure to appear on a criminal citation and failure to appear on original charge of delivering heroin and cited on a new charge of driving while suspended, Main and Clark Mill. Vehicle impounded.
1:26 a.m. - Brian Keith Montgomery cited for driving uninsured and driving while suspended, 900 block of Long.
3:47 a.m. - Lisa Marie Jones, 58, cited and released in field on Linn County warrant for failure to appear on original charge of possession of methamphetamine, Northside Park.
12:57 p.m. - Alexander Erickson, 22, cited and released in field on Lebanon warrant for failure to appear on a criminal citation, Northside Park.
3:02 p.m. - Thomas Bobbitt, 19, cited for speeding, 75 mph in a 55-mph zone and failure to yield to an emergency vehicle, Highway 20 and Sun Lane.
6:49 p.m. - Lesa Carina Hansen, 39, cited and released in field on Sweet Home warrant for failure to comply on original charge of second-degree disorderly conduct, 4200 block of Long.
7:32 p.m. - Caller reported that a female had been beaten up by her boyfriend, 1200 block of 44th. She had no visible injuries. Report taken.
10:17 p.m. - James Davis, 56, cited for failure to register vehicle and failure to carry proof of insurance, Pleasant Valley and Main.
8:30 a.m. - Miguel Gutierrez, 37, arrested for providing false information to a police officer, resisting arrest, third-degree escape, state warrant for parole violation on original charge of robbery, Linn County warrant for failure to appear on original charge of possession of methamphetamine and Lebanon warrant for failure to appear on original charge of third-degree theft, 4400 block of Main. Transported to Linn County Jail.
11:51 a.m. - Caller reported a tree blew down, blocking part of the street, 600 block of 5th. Public Works advised. Officer put cones around the tree.
11:53 a.m. - Caller reported that wind damaged the neighbor’s carport and a tree blew over, 1530 Tamarack St., Tamarack Ridge Estates. Officer responded. The porch had blown over the house. No one was injured.
11:58 a.m. - Caller reported a tree blew down, blocking a neighbor’s residence, 2500 block of Juniper. The tree was blocking the driveway. Public Works advised.
3:27 p.m. - Wayland Porter, 60, cited and released in field for harassment, 1100 block of 55th. Caller had reported his brother flicking a cigarette on him. Parties agreed to remain separated the remainder of the day.
4:01 p.m. - Aaron Lovato, 26, cited and released on Linn County warrant for probation violation, 1100 block of 29th. Vehicle impounded after drug detection dog alerted to the vehicle.
4:05 p.m. - Caller reported a male started ripping items out of her hands and throwing them at her, 1100 block of 55th. Report forwarded to city attorney for possible charges of harassment and interfering.
4:56 p.m. - Report taken for a sex offense, 1000 block of North River.
4:33 p.m. - Chelsea Slack, 30, of Lebanon cited for driving while suspended and failure to maintain lane in a non-injury crash, 40600 block of Upper Calapooia Drive.
5:57 p.m. - Caller reported a male lying down and requested a welfare check, 1300 block of Main. Male transported to hospital by medics.
7:27 p.m. - Frank Joseph Coelho, 64, cited and released on Sweet Home warrant for driving while suspended and failure to carry proof of insurance, 1400 block of 53rd.
8:41 p.m. - Caller reported a single-vehicle crash near milepost 10 on Quartzville Road.
12:36 p.m. - Gilbert Alonzo Martinez, 44, cited and released in field on Linn County warrant for failure to appear on original charge of second-degree criminal mischief, 3000 block of Main.
10:14 a.m. - Caller reported a suspicious camper with no license plate parked on the side of the road, 53rd and Redwood. Camper tagged for removal.
10:22 a.m. - Caller reported ongoing problems with neighbors’ dogs getting out, 1100 block of Ironwood. The dogs weren’t aggressive, but they were barking. Information noted. Caller advised of COVID-19 precautions. Officers are not picking up dogs at this time.
11:51 a.m. - Caller reported loose dogs, 800 block of Mountain View. Caller advised of COVID-19 precautions and given information for Linn County Animal Control.
2:18 p.m. - Deputy visited a camp at milepost 18, Quartzville Road, that had been there for 14 days with a travel trailer. Deputy attempted to contact the owner, but the owner is rarely there. The deputy attempted to contact the occupant, but he was not there. Deputy tagged the trailer with information and a request to vacate the site.
3:50 p.m. - Caller reported a stranger contacted her on social media and was blackmailing the caller, threatening to send pictures over social media, for money, 1000 block of Vista. Information noted. Incident appeared to be a scam.
4:18 p.m. - Caller reported a neighbor’s dog was tearing up the caller’s new chain link fence, 800 block of Mountain View. Officer contacted both parties and advised the owner of the dog of the caller’s concerns. The owner was in the process of fixing the fence and finding a solution.
6:46 p.m. - Caller reported damage to a building, 550 Main St. Report taken.
7:51 p.m. - Ryan Wesley Sechrest, 33, cited and released in field on Sweet Home warrant for failure to perform the duties of a driver and Albany warrant for contempt of court and cited for driving while suspended, driving uninsured and speed racing, 1810 Main St., Main Street Market. Vehicle impounded after drug detection dog alerted to the vehicle.
8:49 p.m. - Cassandra Maria Angulo, 31, cited and released in field on Sweet Home warrant for harassment, 1950 Main St., Sweet Home Police Department.
11:31 a.m. - Caller reported a male sitting in a vehicle with the door open and growling at passersby, 6000 block of Main. Officer contacted the male, who denied the reported behavior and stated he could not remember whether he had or not. Male transported to the hospital by medics.
12:20 p.m. - Caller reported a vehicle taken during the night, 800 block of Elm. Report taken.
1:05 p.m. - Caller reported being a victim of identity theft, 1300 block of Grape. Information noted. Only one account had been opened, and it was since closed. Caller was not out any money. She was to call back if there are further issues.
3:04 p.m. - Caller reported that someone broke into his fifth wheel, 4100 block of Main. Report taken. Loss by theft valued at $5,000. Loss by value of damage valued at $1,500.
3:27 p.m. - Caller reported a loose dog, Evergreen and Highway 228. Caller advised of COVID-19 precautions. Officers are not picking up dogs at this time. Officer advised.
4:12 p.m. - Crystal Chantel Dawn Schatz, 36, turned herself in on Sweet Home warrant for failure to comply on original charge of third-degree theft, 1950 Main St., Sweet Home Police Department. Cited and released in lobby.
7:21 p.m. - Caller reported a vehicle with its door open parked in the road near the railroad tracks, 47th and railroad tracks. Officer contacted the owner of the vehicle. He was walking his dog on the tracks. Officer warned him for trespassing.
7:32 p.m. - Caller found a syringe in the bicycle lane, 4100 block of Main. Officer located and disposed of the syringe.
7:46 p.m. - Adam Leroy Linday, 35, cited and released in field for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and misdemeanor possession of methamphetamine, and Rebecca Charlene Fox, 23, cited and released in field on Linn County warrant for failure to appear on original charge of possession of methamphetamine, 1900 block of 53rd. Officer had located a stolen vehicle. Vehicle impounded.
8:16 p.m. - Callers reported a vehicle driving on the sidewalk, 43rd and Airport. Officer located the vehicle and contacted the driver. The driver said there was a steering malfunction that caused him to veer onto the sidewalk. A friend was on the way to tow the vehicle.
11 p.m. - Caller reported two vehicles were doing cookies in the field behind her house, 1300 block of Quince. Officer responded. The activity ceased upon arrival. Officer to attempt to notify property owner of the incident.
6:27 a.m. - Caller found a baggie of drugs on the ground, 890 Main St., Towne Pump. Officer seized and disposed of the item.
7:43 a.m. - Deputies retrieved a found checkbook, 43000 block of North River. The checkbook was stolen in a Sweet Home Police Department case. A suspect has been identified, and the investigation is ongoing.
8:17 a.m. - Caller found a firearm in the caller’s yard, 1400 block of 1st. Firearm placed in found property.
8:54 a.m. - Caller reported a subject sleeping in the alley, 1101 13th Ave., Sweet Home Public Library. The caller believed the subject was ignoring her. Officer contacted the male, who was just sleeping. He was cooperative and went on his way.
9:25a.m. - Caller reported that when a female got out of a vehicle, her dog charged him, 3100 block of Main. The caller stuck his leg out, and then the female came over, yelled at him and pushed him. Officer contacted and counseled the owner of the dog.
12:41 p.m. - Caller reported a single-vehicle crash that occurred at 8 p.m. on April 28, 25000 block of West Brush Creek Road. No injuries.
1:20 p.m. - Report taken for criminal mischief, 27700 block of Fern Ridge.
4:14 p.m. - Caller reported that someone scattered pills all over her yard, 1400 block of 53rd. Officer seized and disposed of the pills.
10:36 p.m. - Caller reported a male in the backyard of a vacant house, 1300 block of Tamarack. Officer contacted the male, who was intoxicated and thought he was at his friend’s house. He moved along.
9:16 a.m. - Officer assisted with a prescription delivery.
11:09 a.m. - Report taken for criminal mischief, 27300 block of Moose Creek Lane, Cascadia.
12:28 p.m. - Multiple callers reported a male protesting and blocking vehicles from entering the location, 604 Main St., Dutch Bros. Callers reported several vehicles almost hit him. Officer contacted the male, who was on the sidewalk. The male was cordial and said he wouldn’t be there much longer.
1:19 p.m. - Caller witnessed a male defecating on the ground next to a dumpster, Husky Field. Report taken. Officer unable to locate male.
2:48 p.m. - Caller reported occupants of a vehicle threw items out into the parking light and a female was attempting to get into the vehicle, 1641 Long St., Sweet Home High School. Items seized as found property.
3:05 p.m. - Caller reported a male on a bicycle hit by a vehicle, and another caller reported a male slumped over the handle bars of a bicycle, 9th and Main. Officer responded. Male fell off the bicycle. Medics assisted him.
4:12 p.m. - Caller reported a male yelling at her son, who was driving a side-by-side; threatening to pull him through the window; and following her son home, 53rd and Main. A second caller reported a male driving a side-by-side was speeding and nearly hit the caller’s child. John Kulbeth, 30, cited and released in field for harassment. Kulbeth signed a citation for the male driver of the side-by-side, Brad Caudill, 16, for careless driving and failure to obey a traffic control device. In cases where a citizen signs a citation, the citizen, rather than the city attorney, prosecutes the case in Municipal Court.
4:49 p.m. - Caller reported six or seven bags of cans stolen from the yard, 2000 block of Long. One bag located at a nearby residence. Caller just wanted information noted.
5:59 p.m. - Caller reported the theft of a firearm valued at $400, 26600 block of Rowell Hill. Report taken.
6:22 p.m. - Caller reported a neighbor hit his parked vehicle while riding a three-wheeler, 300 block of 18th. Parties exchanged information and agreed to handle it civilly.
6:40 p.m. - Tommy Joseph Lee Burke, 41, cited for keeping a dog as a public nuisance, 5200 block of Redwood. One caller had reported people screaming and thinking that someone may have been hurt. A second caller reported that her dog was killed and she was bitten by another dog. Female went to hospital by private vehicle for the dog bite.
9:02 p.m. - Caller reported a neighbor was calling for help and was unable to come to the door, 1200 block of 23rd. Officer and medics responded. They were able to enter through an unlocked window and assist a female who couldn’t get up.
9:56 p.m. - Robert Norman Jaques, 38, arrested on Sweet Home warrant for failure to comply on original charge of harassment, Linn County.
10:29 a.m. - Caller reported that someone backed into his vehicle, 4600 block of Main. Drivers exchanged information. Damage less than $2,500. No citations. No injuries.
10:43 a.m. - Caller requested to speak with an officer, 4800 block of 48th. Officer responded. Caller was concerned that neighbors would call police on him for an unknown reason. Caller wanted to make sure the Police Department was aware that he wasn’t doing anything.
12:01 p.m. - Caller reported two dogs loose and acting viciously, 1100 block of Ironwood. Officer contacted the owner. The owner said the owner was attempting to rehome the dogs. Officer advised the owner that if the problem persisted, the owner would be cited.
2:48 p.m. - Harley Webb, 26, cited and released in field for two counts of third-degree theft, one in connection to an earlier report, 621 Main St., Thriftway. Caller had reported a female stealing ice cream. Item valued at $4.99. Item returned.
9:39 p.m. - Diana Hall, 63, cited and released in field on Brownsville warrant for failure to appear and Lebanon warrant for failure to appear on a criminal citation, 1762 Main St., Goodwill.
10:24 p.m. - 16-year-old male taken into custody on a Linn County warrant for first-degree theft and unlawful possession of a firearm, a warrant for second-degree criminal mischief and reckless driving and a new charge of possession of a Schedule II controlled substance, 44th and Main. Transported to Linn-Benton Juvenile Detention.
11:40 p.m. - Caller reported that a male stole a bag of cans from her carport, 500 block of Mountain View. Report taken.