Daily Activity Log

Listed below are recent incidents responded to by the Benton County Sheriff's Office. This report does not reflect all Sheriff's Office activities and is updated as time and personnel allows.

12/10/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  ON 12/9/19, AT APPROXIMATELY 1435, GRADBERG, SHERRI, 51, TURNED HERSELF INTO THE BCCF LOBBY LOCATED AT 190 NW 4TH STREET BECAUSE SHE HAD CONFIRMED WARRANTS FOR WARRANTS FTA PCS METH. GRADBERG WAS RELEASED WITH A COURT DATE AND TIME.
12/10/19 - VIOL RELEASE AGREEMENT.  On Monday, December 9, 2019, at about 11:30 A.M., deputies arrested John Ruben Tucker, 46, for violating a No Contact Release Agreement. John was located at the tree farm near the 4515 West Hills Rd.  John was arrested and transported to the Benton County Jail where he was booked and lodged.
12/10/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Monday, December 9, 2019, at about 10:30 A.M., deputies located a male camping in a tree farm near 4515 West Wills Rd. They spoke to Gregory Allen Brunty, 50, who was camping in the tree farm and had four confirmed warrants for his arrest. Deputies transported Gregory to the Benton County Jail where he was booked and released.
12/10/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Monday, December 2, 2019, at about 5:55 AM, deputies were dispatched to a crash on Bellfountain Road, near Chapel Drive, near Philomath. They arrived to find Car 1 off the roadway on the east side of Bellfountain Road, rolling down the embankment on to its roof. Car 1 was traveling north when the driver stated he started to slide, causing the car to leave the roadway overturning. The roadway was very icy and the driver stated he slowed down while driving through a corner. The driver was uninjured and Car 1 was towed to an unknown destination.
12/9/19 - POSS METHAMPHETAMINE.  On Sunday, December 8th, 2019, at 4:00 p.m., deputies responded to the 24000 block of Evergreen Rd, Philomath, Benton County, Oregon in regards to a 911 hang-up call. Dispatch could hear people talking about drugs. Deputies contacted the caller, who consented to a search of his backpack. Deputies located two meth pipes with small amount of residue, three broken pieces of glass from meth pipes, and tin foil with burn marks. The items were seized for destruction and his Probation Officer was advised.
12/9/19 – DUII - .15 THRU .19.  On December 8, 2019, at about 1:18 AM, deputies stopped Russell Brown, 43, on Highway 20 near milepost 2 in Corvallis for Speeding and Failure to Drive within Lane. They later arrested Brown for DUII after determining he was impaired and unable to operate a vehicle safely. Brown`s blood alcohol content was .18%.
12/9/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On December 6, 2019, deputies arrested RACHEL ROSEANN HIGSEN, 39, on a confirmed Linn County warrant after a traffic stop on Plymouth Road near Bellfountain Road.
12/9/19 - SEARCH AND RESCUE-NOT MISSING.  On Sunday, December 1, 2019, at 5:12 p.m., a man reported he got lost while hiking west of Oak Creek Dr, Corvallis, Benton County, Oregon. Over the next several hours, deputies located the man and transported him back to his vehicle. He did not need medical attention.
12/9/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Wednesday, November 27, 2019, at approximately 11:57 P.M., deputies stopped WILLIAM K SAMPLES, 43, in the area of Highway 20 and Garrett Lane. WILLIAM had an active, confirmed warrant out of Monmouth Municipal Court for FTA DUII. Benton County Jail provided a court date for WILLIAM and deputies released him at the scene with a criminal citation to appear.
12/6/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Thursday, December 5, 2019, at approximately 11:07 P.M., deputies stopped JAMES ALBERT THOMPSON, 48, on Main St/14th St, Philomath, for a moving violation and later arrested him for a confirmed warrant out of Linn County Justice Court. JAMES was released with a criminal citation.
12/6/19 - UNLAW ENTRY MOTOR VEHICLE.  On Thursday, December 12, 2019, at about 12:15 P.M., deputies spoke with a resident by phone who reported sometime between December 3, 2019 and December 4, 2019, someone stole 3 items out of her Jeep parked in her driveway on the 2300 block of SE Kiger Island Drive. Items taken were $10 cash, $100 Leatherman tool, and a $20 phone charger.
12/6/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Wednesday, December 4, 2019, around 1:00 A.M., deputies located a black Lexus 350 on the south side ditch of Highway 34 near Ireland Drive. The driver was attempting to turn east onto Highway 34 from the Highway 34 bypass. He said he accelerated quickly and lost control going into the ditch. He was not injured and the Lexus was not damaged but stuck. A towing company arrived and towed the Lexus from the ditch. He was then able to drive the Lexus from the scene.
12/6/19 - STALKING – MISD; DUII – DRUGS; CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2.  On December 3, 2019, at about 10:00 p.m., deputies arrested Brian Oliver Burkey, 42, for DUII, Stalking and Criminal Trespass II. He was transported to Benton County Jail.
12/6/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Sunday, December 1, 2019, at about 11:45 A.M., deputies were traveling on 3rd Street near Cummings Avenue when they observed two females crossing the road without a crosswalk and impeding traffic. They contacted both females and identified Thomas Ashley Amber Montgomery, 34, who had a confirmed warrant out of Lebanon Municipal Court. Montgomery was issued a citation in lieu of custody.
12/5/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Thursday, December 4, 2019, at approximately 8:33 P.M., vehicle 1 was driving west on Airport Avenue near milepost three when the vehicle lost control and drove into a ditch. The driver over corrected multiple times and rolled the vehicle to the south side of Airport Avenue.
12/5/19 - THEFT 1.  On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, deputies spoke with a resident on the 23000 block of Hwy 34, Philomath, who stated for the past week, someone stole her newspapers. She stated she had contacted the business to ensure she did not have an outstanding bill. She stated the theft occurs between sometime early in the morning and 11 A.M. when she goes to get her paper.
12/4/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at about 7:40 A.M., deputies were dispatched to Fern Rd. and Powder House Rd. for a single vehicle crash. The driver was traveling north on Fern Rd., lost control of her red 2005 Ford Mustang on ice and crashed the front end of her vehicle into the ditch, spinning 180 degrees and coming to a stop with the rear end of her vehicle in the ditch. The driver was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital and the vehicle was towed.
12/4/19 - DUII - .20 OR ABOVE; RECKLESS DRIVING; ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On Sunday, December 1, 2019, at about 5:13 AM, deputies were dispatched to a crash at Robison Road and Military Road, near Corvallis. Car 1 was driving North on Military Road and failed to negotiate a turn at the T-intersection of Military Road and Robison Road. Car 1 drove straight through the intersection, hitting a power pole stopping the vehicle. Car 1’s driver, Randall Tipsword, 19, was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital and later arrested for DUII and Reckless Driving.
12/4/19 - DUII - .15 THRU .19.  On December 1, 2019, at around 12:00 A.M., deputies conducted a traffic stop on Airport Ave/SW Lowe St. Walker Lewis TRASK, 29, was later arrested, cited and released for DUII. He provided a breath sample of 0.16%.
12/4/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Sunday, December 1, 2019, at approximately 12:15am, deputies were dispatched to a non-injury crash near Highway 20 and Mile Post 43.
12/4/19 - DISORDERLY CONDUCT 2.  On November 29, 2019, at about 8:36 pm, deputies were dispatched to the 26000 block of Bennett Blvd, Monroe. A resident reported loud fireworks being shot off several times over the past two weeks. Deputies spoke with the resident who admitted to shooting off areal fireworks that evening. Deputies explained the fireworks were illegal and upsetting neighbors and told her if she continued she would be cited for Disorderly Conduct.
12/4/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at about 6:00 P.M., deputies were dispatched to 3rd St. and Corliss Ave. for a vehicle in a ditch. Upon arrival, deputies observed a 2019 Lincoln MKT in the ditch on the eastside of Highway 99W. The driver drove into the ditch as she was turning into a driveway. A tow company arrived and assisted in removing the vehicle from the ditch. There was no damage to the vehicle.
12/4/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at about 4:59 pm, deputies were dispatched to Highway 20 and NE Independence Hwy for a two-vehicle crash. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the driver of Unit one. Unit one was headed west on Highway 20. Unit two attempted to make a left turn from NE Independence Hwy onto Hwy 20. Unit one was unable to avoid colliding with unit two. The driver of unit two believed she had enough room to make the left turn but was struck by unit one.
12/4/19 - ACCIDENT OTHER NO INJ.  On Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at about 12:30 P.M., Vehicle #1 was turning left from Independence Highway onto Highway 20. Vehicle #2 was driving east on Highway 20. Vehicle #1 pulled out and collided with the side of Vehicle #2. No injuries were reported.
12/4/19 - CRIMINAL TRESPASS W/ FIREARM – TRESPASS.  On Sunday, November 24, 2019, at about 5:40 P.M., deputies spoke with a resident by telephone.  He said his neighbor told him two males had recently trespassed on his property. The males were driving a white Toyota Tacoma. No further description.
12/4/19 - RECKLESS ENDANGERING; DUII - .08 THRU .14; RECKLESS DRIVING. On Saturday, November 23, 2019, at about 1:05 A.M., a deputy heard another deputy announce on the radio he was at a possible DUII crash on 6th Street near Jackson Avenue. The driver, Dharma Leria Mirza, 26, was arrested for DUII, Reckless Endangering, and Reckless Driving after deputies determined she was impaired and unable to operate a vehicle safely. Depties took Mirza to the Benton County Sheriff`s Office, where she registered a blood alcohol content of .13%. Deputies issued Mirza criminal citations for DUII, Reckless Driving and Reckless Endangering. Mirza`s 2003 Buick Century was towed due to the traffic hazard. Mirza was released to a sober friend.
12/4/19 - ACCIDENT OTHER NO INJ.  On November 22, 2019, deputies responded to a single vehicle crash at Evergreen Road and Walden Lane. The driver took the corner too quickly and drove off the roadway into a ditch. The vehicle was towed.
12/3/19 - CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2.  On Saturday, November 16, 2019, at about 4:40 P.M., deputies were dispatched to a possible burglary in progress on the 15000 block of Lobster Valley Road. They arrived and spoke with the owner of the property who advised that Ashley Chantell Ollendorf, 33, was at an abandoned house on her property. After an investigation, deputies arrested Ollendorf for Criminal Trespass.  Ollendorf was cited at the scene and given a courtesy transport to her residence.
12/2/19 – PROSTITUTION.  On November 26, 2019, at around 6:00 P.M., deputies contacted Dezmeree Amparo ACOSTA, 33, on the 2500 block of Newton Street, Philomath, after responding to a prostitution advertisement they posted. ACOSTA was later cited and released for Prostitution.
12/2/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On November 26, 2019, at about 12:00 PM, deputies stopped and arrest Rikki Phillips, 37, for an outstanding Lane County Circuit court warrant at NW Kings Blvd and NW Professional Drive.
12/2/19 - ABANDONED VEHICLE.  On November 22, 2019, deputies posted a 24-hour tow notice on a green Honda CRV.  The vehicle was parked on City of Corvallis property and had not moved in several days. Deputies returned on November 26, 2019, to see that it had not been moved. Deputies requested that a tow company remove the vehicle and they impounded it at their yard.
12/2/19 - BURGLARY 1.  On Monday, November 25, 2019, at about 12:40 P.M., deputies spoke to a resident in the lobby of the law enforcement center. She stated someone broke into an abandoned residence on the 6600 block of SW West Hills Road. She stated someone was able to unlock the sliding door. She found a needle, some pills, sleeping bags and documents inside the residence. She stated she will dispose of the property and has re-secured the sliding door.
12/2/19 – DUII .15 THRU .19; RECKLESS DRIVING.  On Sunday, November 24, 2019, at about 8:40 P.M., deputies stopped a 2005 Nissan Armada for a traffic violation and later arrested the driver, Pablo Martinez Pacheco, 48, for DUII and Reckless Driving after they determined he was intoxicated and unable to operate a vehicle safely. Martinez Pacheco had a BAC of .16% and was released to a sober friend.
12/2/19 - CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 1 – VANDALISM.  On Friday, November 1, 2019, deputies received a call from an employee with the Oregon State School of Forestry. He wanted to report some unknown person(s) removed the 10`X10` black polyethylene plastic sheeting off of their slash piles that they paid over $4,000.00 to have covered. He told me that this was done between October 9, 2019 and October 30, 2019.
11/27/19 - THEFT 2.  On Monday, November 25, 2019, at about 2:30 P.M., deputies spoke to a resident by phone who stated on Friday, November 22, 2019 and Saturday, November 23, 2019, someone stole two packages valued at $100. Marlene stated the packages were left by the mailboxes near Greasy Creek Road. Marlene stated the items taken were two sets of vacuum bags, Velcro, sea salt and pomegranate molasses.
11/27/19 - ACCIDENT OTHER INJURY.  On Monday, November 25, 2019, at about 10:30 A.M., five vehicles were involved in a crash at Highway 20 near Norton Creek Road. ODOT responded and controlled traffic. Three cars and one semi-truck were towed from the scene. Two drivers were transported to Good Samaritan Hospital.
11/27/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Thursday, November 14, 2019, at about 7:15 P.M., deputies were dispatched to a non-injury crash on Highway 99W near Tampico Road. They arrived and were unable to locate the driver, but observed a yellow Volkswagen Bug on the west side of Highway 99W in the ditch. Deputies drove through Adair Village and could not locate the driver. They then went back to the vehicle and noticed a light colored truck parked at the scene and the Volkswagen appeared to be moved. Deputies spoke to the driver of the truck and he denied any involvement. The Volkswagen was towed due to a traffic hazard. On Friday, November 15, 2019, deputies spoke with the driver of the Volkswagen and determined there was no crime.
11/27/19 - POSS METHAMPHETAMINE; FAIL TO REGISTER SEX OFFENDER; WARRANT ARREST; FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE.  On Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at approximately 3:23 PM, deputies contacted RIKKI PHILLIPS, 37, behind a business on 9th Street in Corvallis. PHILLIPS was issued criminal citations with court dates in lieu of custody for two confirmed misdemeanor warrants as well as the crime(s) of Failure to Report as a Sex Offender (Felony) and Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine (Misdemeanor).
11/26/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Saturday, November 23, 2019, at about 5:10 PM, deputies were dispatched to a suspicious vehicle near SW 53rd Street and SW Reservoir Avenue, near Corvallis. They arrived to find a red Ford Focus parked partially in the roadway. Deputies contacted the two occupants and informed them the reason they were speaking with them. Both parties provided deputies with their Identification Cards. Santana Rachel Lewis, 23, was the passenger in the Ford and Daniel Dean Hopkins, 31, was the driver. Both Santana and Daniel had warrants for Criminal Trespass II. Deputies arrested them and they were transported to the Benton County Jail.
11/26/19 - PERSON < 21 POSSESSING / CONSUMING MARIJUANA.  On Thursday, November 21, 2019, at about 8:20 P.M., deputies were patrolling near 2600 Michelle Drive in Corvallis when they observed a Toyota Four Runner parked with four occupants. They contacted the driver and could smell an odor of marijuana and the driver informed there was a "joint" in the car. The driver retrieved the marijuana and deputies warned him for the minor in possession of marijuana.
11/26/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at about 4:25 P.M., deputies were dispatched to Highway 180 near Milepost 15 for a non-injury crash. They arrived and observed a white Volkswagen Passat on the north side of the road. The Passat was over the bridge and nose down in the ditch. The driver of the vehicle self-extricated and was evaluated by medics.
11/26/19 - THEFT 3 - FROM VEHICLE; UNLAW ENTRY MOTOR VEHICLE.  On November 18, 2019, deputies took a report from a resident of Monroe, who reported an unknown suspect(s) entered her vehicle overnight and stole her wallet. She said her wallet was a pink `Betsy Johnson` wallet with pink bow and gold trim valued at $25. She said she had $150 cash, ID cards, Cash Card, Checks, and her son’s Social Security card as well as miscellaneous photos and her BiMart card. She said her vehicle had been left unlocked. Deputies suggested to her ways she could flag her credit accounts to prevent fraud. She said she had contacted her banks and the people who had written her the checks.
11/25/19 - FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE.  On Friday, November 22, 2019, around 4:45 A.M., deputies arrested Gay Bethell, 68, on the 24000 block of Gellatly Way for a Linn County Circuit Court warrant for FTA-Frequenting a place where controlled substance are used. A criminal citation was issued to Bethell to appear at the Linn County Circuit Court.
11/25/19 - POSS METHAMPHETAMINE; FAIL CARRY/PRESENT OP LICENSE; FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE.  On November 22, 2019, deputies arrested ERICA MARIE VILLA, 34, for fail to carry/present a driver’s license and possession of methamphetamine after a traffic stop on 8th Street near Main Street in Philomath. She also had a confirmed felony warrant out of Linn County. Villa was transported to the Benton County Jail where she was booked and released the same day.
11/25/19 - THEFT 3.  On November 21, 2019, at about 1:45 p.m., a resident reported a theft of $5.00 from the 6900 block of NW Highway 20. She said a blue sedan pulled up to a self-serve stand and took 5, $1.00 bills. No suspect information.
11/25/19 - CUT/TRANSPORT FOREST PRODUCT.  On Saturday, November 16, 2019, at approximately 2:30 PM, deputies arrested Miriano Martin Hernandez, 27, for Unlawful Cut and Transport of Minor Forest Products. Hernandez and four others were picking Salal on BLM off Tobe Creek Road on BLM Road 15-7-6.2. Hernandez was cited and released in the field. The Salal was seized and sold to a local flower shop and a check was sent to the Bureau of Land Management.
11/22/19 - DWS MIS.  On November 21, 2019, at about 12:05 A.M., deputies observed a black 2012 Chrysler 200 traveling east on Van Buren Ave near 1st St. They activated a forward facing radar and it read 42 MPH in a 25 MPH zone. Deputies stopped the Chrysler on the Highway 34 Bypass and contacted the driver. Deputies recognized the driver as Jacob Myers, 24. Dispatch advised Myers was Driving While Suspended Misdemeanor. Deputies cited Myers for DWS Misdemeanor.
11/21/19 - CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2.  On November 20, 2019, at about 11:20 a.m., deputies were dispatched to the area of 26688 Sulphur Springs road for a person locked behind an OSU property gate with their vehicle. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with a man who just moved here from out of state and was trying to get to McColloch Peak. He followed his GPS, which took him behind the open OSU gate. This gate was marked, and stated authorized vehicles only and it could be locked at any time. The man drove past the gate for about 1/4 mile, realized he may be somewhere he should not be, turned around and tried to get back out. An OSU Forestry staff member, who happened to drive by with a key, let the man and his vehicle out. Deputies warned him about trespassing and going behind gates that may be locked.
11/21/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at about 12:20 A.M., deputies observed a car in a parking lot off Tyler Ave. The female occupant, later identified as Wendy Dodge, 48, had a confirmed Linn County Circuit Court warrant for Contempt of Court. Wendy was cited for her warrant.
11/21/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Wednesday, November 19, 2019, at about 12:05 AM, deputies stopped a vehicle on Dorsey Lane off Highway 36 for a traffic violation. Dispatch advised the passenger of the vehicle, DONALD DWAYNE CALHOUN, 20, had an outstanding Benton County Circuit Court Warrant for F.T.A.- False Information to a Peace Officer. CALHOUN was issued a citation in the field and cited and released.
11/21/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at about 9:24 pm, deputies were traveling north on Springhill Drive near milepost 3. They observed a vehicle in a pull out, next to a field, on the east side of the road. Craig Snyder, 41, was arrested for four confirmed warrants and transported to the Linn County Jail.
11/21/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at about 11:30 P.M., deputies observed Bruce Gomez, 41, run in front of their patrol vehicle near 3rd St and Twin Oaks Circle. Deputies ran Bruce through dispatch and they advised Bruce had a confirmed cite and release warrant for DUII out of Benton County Circuit Court. Deputies stopped Bruce near the parking lot of a local business and told him he had a warrant. Bruce was released with a citation for his warrant.
11/21/19 - ACCIDENT OTHER NO INJ.  On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at about 3:35 P.M., deputies responded to a crash where Vehicle #2 was driving south on 53rd Street and began to brake due to traffic. Vehicle #1 was behind Vehicle #2. Vehicle #1 attempted to slow down but was unable to stop. Vehicle #1 attempted to avoid the collision by driving over the curb to the right, but collided with the rear passenger side of Vehicle #2. Neither driver reported injuries. Vehicle #2 was towed.
11/21/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On November 19, 2019, at about 11:51 a.m., while working dayshift patrol, deputies stopped ISAAC JAMES, 21, for multiple traffic violations on Independence Highway near NW Ryals Avenue. Deputies issued JAMES a citation for driving uninsured, and cited and released him on the Albany Municipal Court warrant for FTA (Keeping Junk) with a $2650.00 bail.
11/21/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at about 9:45 A.M., deputies arrested James Robert Sanney, 56, for a confirmed warrant out of Linn County Circuit Court for DUII, inside the Benton County Courthouse. James was issued a citation for DUII and released.
11/21/19 - FAIL TO REGISTER SEX OFFENDER; WARRANT ARREST.  On Monday, November 18, 2019, at about 11:10 PM, deputies were on routine patrol in the area of Highway 99W near milepost 103. A pickup truck passed driving southbound on Highway 99W with a white light to the rear of the vehicle. Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the area of Highway 99W near milepost 106. Deputies arrested the driver, Jack Baker, 35, for his Parole Board warrant and Failure to register as a Sex Offender. WARRANT INFO: Oregon State Parole Board CHARGE: Parole Violation, BAIL: No Bail.
11/21/19 – SUSPICIOUS SUBJECTS.  On Monday, November 18, 2019, at about 6:00 PM, deputies were on routine patrol in the area of Highway 99W near milepost 97 when a vehicle passed southbound with a broken taillight. Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the area of Highway 99W and Alpine Rd. The driver, Thomas Barr, 58, was arrested for his Junction City Municipal Court Warrant and transported to the Junction City Police Department.  WARRANT INFO: Junction City Municipal Court CHARGE: FTA II/ Criminal Mischief II, BAIL: $950.00.
11/21/19 - CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 3 – VANDALISM; CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2.  On Monday, November 18, 2019, at about 8:00 am, deputies were dispatched to Gerber Lane for a report of a vehicle crashed in the ditch. They arrived and later arrested Zachary Luke Tyler, 40, for Criminal Trespass II and Criminal Mischief III. Tyler was cited and released at the Benton County Sheriff`s Office.
11/21/19 - PROPERTY, FOUND.  On November 16, 2019, at about 7:15 a.m., while deputies were standing at 5th and Jackson assisting another deputy, a man came up, handed them a black purse and told them he found it on the sidewalk and didn’t know who it belonged to. Deputies later inventoried it and found a meth pipe, a dirty hypodermic needle and a wallet full of used cigarettes inside with some makeup. Deputies placed it into evidence.
11/21/19 - THEFT 3 – OTHER.  On November 12, 2019, at about 2:09 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the 4700 block of SE Boonville Drive, Corvallis for an attempted theft of a Fed Ex package. An unknown black male driving a black Nissan pickup attempted to steal the resident’s package being delivered by Fed Ex to her address. The suspect contacted the delivery person away from the address and asked for her package, but the driver refused to give it to him.
11/21/19 - ASSAULT 4.  On November 8, 2019, deputies were dispatched to the Benton County Jail for an assault. An inmate had a scrape on his arm and a small mark on his neck but declined to be interviewed for a criminal investigation. His cellmate was the other involved person. The cellmate was not interviewed since the victim declined to cooperate, but he was informed that should he change his mind, this could result in criminal charges. They were housed separately as a result of this incident.
11/18/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Saturday, November 16, 2019, at approximately 3:20 P.M., Vehicle 1 was driving south on Springhill Drive near milepost 4. The vehicle was negotiating a curve, lost control, and over-corrected, causing it to drive off the roadway to the west and rolling over. The driver was cited for Driving Uninsured.
11/18/19 - CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2.  On Thursday, November 7, 2019, at about 5:24 pm, deputies were dispatched to the 8600 block of NW Peavy Arboretum for a report of a person driving a motorcycle behind a locked gate. The driver, Mitchell Bielenberg, 26, was cited for Trespassing in the second degree.
11/18/19 - MAIL THEFT.  On Friday, November 15, 2019, at about 2:50 P.M., deputies were dispatched to speak to a resident on the 2300 block of NE Merloy Ave on the telephone about a possible fraud. She stated a check she wrote to a business was deposited to a Chase Bank account. She stated the check was probably taken out of her mailbox and it was written for $111.00. She said the fraud department at her bank directed her to file a police report. No suspect information.
11/15/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Wednesday, November 14, 2019, at about 12:05 AM, deputies stopped a pick-up on Highway 99W near milepost 105 for a traffic violation. Dispatch advised the driver, BILLY WAYNE HATCH Jr, 42, had an outstanding Albany Municipal Court Warrant for Contempt of Court. HATCH JR. was cited and released in the field.
11/15/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at about 10:30 PM, deputies stopped a pick-up at on Peoria Rd at milepost 1 for a traffic violation. Dispatch advised the driver, AMANDA IDA MACINTYRE, 43, had an outstanding Albany Municipal Court Warrant for F.T.A.- THEFT III. MACINTYRE was cited and released in the field.
11/15/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at about 2:00 AM, deputies stopped a car on 3rd St. near Kiger Island Drive for a traffic violation. Dispatch advised one of the passengers, LORI KAY CVITANOVICH, 53, had an outstanding Benton County Circuit court Warrant for F.T.A. - Assault IV/Harassment (X2) / Disorderly Conduct (X2). Deputies arrested LORI and transported her to the Benton County Jail where she was booked and released.
11/15/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at about 5:55 pm, deputies were dispatched to a motor-vehicle crash on Conifer near Highway 20. Upon arrival, they spoke with the driver in unit number one. The driver stated he was stopped at the light waiting to proceed when we was rear-ended. The driver in unit number two was unable to say why she was unable to stop, before rear-ending unit number one. The driver in unit two was distracted for an unknown reason.
11/15/19 - POSS METHAMPHETAMINE.  On Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at about 1:40 AM, deputies stopped a pick-up truck on Philomath Blvd near 15th St for a traffic violation. The driver, JENNIFER ANN FRANKS, 47, was arrested for P.C.S. II (Methamphetamine). FRANKS was cited and released in the field.
11/15/19 - VIOL RESTRAINING ORDER.  On Monday, November 11, 2019, at about 11:22 PM, deputies were on routine patrol in the area of SW Philomath Boulevard and 53rd Street, in Corvallis. They initiated a traffic stop on a red 2003 Ford Expedition and later arrested Monike Faaaliga IERMIA, 26, for Violation of a Restraining Order.
11/15/19 - DUII – DRUGS. On Sunday, November 10, 2019, at about 3:05 P.M., deputies conducted a traffic stop on 9th Street and Tyler Street. They made contact with the driver, Anthony Delose Adams Jr, 51. After an investigation, Adams was arrested for DUII-Drugs. Deputies issued Adams a criminal citation for DUII-Drugs ORS 813.010 and a traffic citation for Fail to Drive within Lane ORS 811.370 and Unlawful or Unsignaled Turn ORS 811.335.
11/15/19 - CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2; LITTERING; PAROLE VIOLATION; FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  On November 11, 2019, at about 11:30 a.m., deputies responded to a littering complaint at NE Highway 99W south of Elliott Circle. Alicia Marie Market-Blymiller, 34, was arrested for Criminal Trespass II, Offensive Littering and a Linn County Parole Sanction. David Ray Market-Blymiller, 29, was arrested for a confirmed Linn County Justice Court Warrant for Contempt of Court, Offensive Littering and Criminal Trespass II. David was cited and released. Alicia was transported to Linn County Jail for the sanction and cited to appear for Littering and Criminal Trespass.
11/15/19 - THEFT 2 - FROM BUILDING; CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2.  On Friday, November 8, 2019, at approximately 12:30 P.M., deputies were dispatched to the 24000 block of Highway 20 for a burglary. Deputies arrived and spoke with the resident said he believed someone by the name of Mike or Jason had entered his house and stolen 800.00 dollars. Edward did not seem to know who he was talking about and could not give further information.
11/15/19 - DWS MIS.  On November 7, 2019, at about 11:40 PM, deputies stopped David Laine Olson Jr., 33, for failure to maintain lane. Olson said his license was, "Suspended red for DUII". Dispatch confirmed Olson`s license was suspended misdemeanor in Oregon. Olson was cited and released for DWS-Misdemeanor. Olson was also given a warning for failure to maintain lane. A family member came and picked him up from the scene.
11/15/19 - BURGLARY 2; THEFT 1 AGGRAVATED; CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 1 – VANDALISM.  On Thursday, October 31, 2019, at approximately 2:45 P.M., deputies were dispatched to the 3200 block of NE Garden Avenue for a report of burglary. They arrived and spoke with a resident who reported that someone cut through the fence to get into a marijuana growing area. He also said the person cut into a cargo trailer where marijuana was drying and being stored. He estimated the value of the marijuana to be approximately $50,000.00. He also said there was approximately $1500.00 worth of damage to a camera cable, fence, and lock to the cargo trailer.
11/13/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  On Monday, November 11, 2019, at about 2:30 P.M., deputies were dispatched to the Benton County Parole and Probation lobby for a warrant service. They contacted Jonathon Lynn Heath, 43, and arrested him for four Benton County Circuit Court fail to appear warrants. Dispatch confirmed the warrants and deputies walked Heath to the Benton County Jail where he was processed.
11/13/19 - ASSAULT 3; DUII – DRUGS; RECKLESS ENDANGERING.  On November 9, 2019, at about 6:15 pm, deputies were dispatched to a two-vehicle traffic crash on Highway 20 at the Highway 223 intersection. A mother and son were injured when Scott Allen Chapel, 51, attempted to turn east onto Highway 20 and crashed essentially head-on into their vehicle. Deputies determined Chapel was impaired and arrested him for Assault III, DUII and Reckless Endangering.
11/13/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Friday, November 8, 2019, at about 9:50 P.M., deputies were dispatched to a non-injury crash at Springhill Drive and Buena Vista Road. Deputies arrived and observed a vehicle in a ditch. The driver was uninjured and the vehicle was towed.
11/13/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On Friday, November 8, 2019, at about 6:40 P.M., deputies were dispatched to an injury crash at Highway 20 and Granger Avenue. They arrived and observed vehicle one in the ditch on the east side of Highway 20. The drivers of both vehicles were both uninjured. The passenger in vehicle one was transported to Good Samaritan Emergency Department for an evaluation. Both vehicles were towed.
11/13/19 - ACCIDENT OTHER NO INJ.  On November 7, 2019, deputies responded to a dump truck off the roadway at Highway 99W and Starr Road. The driver struck a deer headed northbound on Highway 99W and lost control of the truck. No one was injured and a tow company removed the vehicle.
11/13/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On Tuesday, November 5, 2019, at about 5:15 PM, deputies were dispatched to a crash on Highway 99W near NE Elliot Circle, north of Corvallis. They arrived to find two vehicles involved in a rear end crash. Both vehicles were towed due to damage.
11/12/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Saturday, November 9, 2019, at about 6:30 PM, deputies were on routine patrol and contacted a male walking on the wrong side of Highway 99W near milepost 99, near Monroe. They contacted Jose Luis Chavez, 37, who provided them with his California expired driver’s license. Chaves returned with a warrant issued through Polk County for Probation Violation on a FTA 2/ Criminal Trespass 2. Chavez was arrested and transported to the Benton County Jail.
11/12/19 - CRIMINAL TRESPASS 1.  On Friday, November 8, 2019, at approximately 7:01 P.M., deputies were dispatched to the 5600 block of NW Dumbeck Ave for report of a trespass. CHARLYNE ANN SIMS, 44, had walked into a family member’s residence without permission. CHARLYNE left willingly and deputies gave her a courtesy shuttle at her request.
11/12/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  DARREN PERREARD, 49, TURNED SELF INTO THE JAIL LOBBY ON A CONFIRMED WARRANT FOR FTA USE OF ESG-TEAR-MACE, BAIL: $3000.  PERREARD SIGNED A RELEASE AGREEMENT WITH A NEW COURT DATE.
11/12/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Friday, November 8, 2019, at approximately 3:30 P.M., deputies were dispatched to Highland Drive and Wild Rose Drive for report of a car fire. A vehicle caught on fire due to unknown reasons while he was driving. The vehicle was destroyed and later towed from the scene.
11/12/19 - BURGLARY 1; THEFT 1 - FROM BUILDING.  On November 8, 2019, deputies contacted a citizen on the 2000 block of SW Herbert Ave. Four padlocks were cut since Monday, Nov 4, on outbuildings and a .22 rifle, ammunition and a chainsaw were taken. No suspect information.
11/12/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  On November 8, 2019, deputies I stopped a vehicle driven by Ross Wilson at SW 3rd St and SW Alexander Ave and arrested the back passenger, Miranda Christensen, 24, who had a Corvallis Municipal Warrant for cronic FTA. Benton County Jail authorized a cite and release.
11/12/19 - IMPROPER USE OF 911; CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2.  On November 8, 2019, at about 10:00 AM, deputies responded to the 5000 block of SW Technology Loop Apartment to evict a tenant at that address. Natalie Huffy, 54, was subsequently arrested for misuse of 911 and criminal trespass II.
11/12/1/ - WARRANT ARREST.  On November 7, 2019, at about 2:40 AM, Yunis Omer, 22, came to the Law Enforcement Center and stated that he had a warrant for his arrest. Deputies confirmed the FTA DUII warrant, placed him in handcuffs and walked him to the jail.
11/12/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  ON 11/7/19, JAIL DEPUTIES CITED CASPINO, GARRETT, 27, ON A CONFIRMED WARRANT OUT OF ALBANY MUNI FOR FTA LARCENY, BAIL $1970.00. CASPINO WAS RELEASED WITH A COURT DATE AND TIME.
11/12/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  ON 11/7/19, AT APPROXIMATELY 1257, MCWHIRTER, MARY, 52, TURNED HERSELF INTO THE BCCF LOBBY BECAUSE SHE THOUGHT SHE HAD A WARRANT. DEPUTIES LOCATED A CONFIRMED WARRANT OUT OF CORVALLIS MUNI FOR FTA TRESP 2, BAIL $5,000. MCWHIRTER WAS ISSUED A NEW COURT DATE.
11/12/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  ON 11/7/19, JAIL DEPUTIES ARRESTED TYLER, ZACHARY, 40, ON A CONFIRMED WARRANT OUT OF PHILOMATH MUNI FOR FTC DWS, BAIL $5,000.00. TYLER WAS ISSUED A NEW COURT DATE.
11/12/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Tuesday, November 5, 2019, at about 6:50 P.M., deputies were dispatched to Highway 20 and Granger Ave. for a crash. Vehicle #1 was turning east on Highway 20 from Granger Ave. Vehicle #2 was traveling west on Highway 20 and sideswiped Vehicle 1 as the driver was turning onto Highway 20 causing significant damage to the vehicles.
11/12/19 - ALTER IDENTIFICATION-FIREARMS; FELON IN POSS OF FIREARM; POSS/MANUF/DEL CONT`L SUB SCH 4; FEL DELIVER METH; FUGITIVE-OUT OF STATE; POSS METHAMPHETAMINE (FELONY); WARRANT ARREST.  On Sunday, November 3, 2019, at about 10:40 PM, deputies stopped a vehicle on Highway 20 near milepost #36 for several traffic violations. JEREMIAH JAMES ALLEN WILLIS, 26, was arrested on two outstanding Fugitive Warrants out of Washington and the second passenger, ANDREA JEAN HANSMAN, 23, was arrested on a Probation Violation Warrant for Burglary I. The driver, BRETT CALVIN WHEELER, 48, was arrested for Possession/Delivery of 3.8 OZ. of Methamphetamine and Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Obliteration of a Serial Number (Firearm).
11/12/19 - WARRANT ARREST. On Sunday, November 3, 2019, at about 5:15 P.M., deputies were advised there was a female on the 31000 block of Fern Road with active warrants. Deputies arrived and arrested Carlos Santiago Penn, 60, and transported Penn to Polk County Jail where she was lodged.
11/12/19 - DELIVER METH; LITTERING; TAMPER W/ EVIDENCE.  On November 2, 2019, at about 6:54 pm, deputies stopped Jonathan Guy Lewis, 50, on Chaparall near Chinook. Chaparall was arrested for DCS-Meth, Tampering with Evidence and Offensive littering.
11/7/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  ON 11/6/19, AT APPROXIMATELY 0844, JAIL DEPUTIES ISSUED A CRIMINAL CITATION TO WICK, RONALD RAY, 35, ON A CONFIRMED WARRANT FOR PV MENACING, RECKLESS ENDANGER, AND HARASS OUT OF LINC CO CIRCUIT COURT.
11/7/19 - DWS MIS.  On Monday, November 4, 2019, at about 4:45 P.M., deputies observed a vehicle driving east on Harrison Blvd, near 26th Street. A male was waiting to cross the crosswalk at the intersection of 26th street and Harrison, and the vehicle did not stop. The driver, Donald Spencer Ray Hendershot JR, 46, had a suspended driver’s license. Deputies issued Hendershot a citation for driving while suspended misdemeanor.
11/7/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Sunday, November 3, 2019, at about 9:50 PM, deputies stopped a vehicle on Main St. at 14th St. in Philomath for a traffic violation. Dispatch advised the passenger, TYLER GAROL GENE UPMEYER, 25, had an outstanding Warrant out of Lebanon Municipal Court for a Probation Violation - D.U.I.I. UPMEYER was issued a citation in the field and released.
11/7/19 – PROSTITUTION.  On October 31, 2019, at around 7:36 P.M., deputies contacted a person soliciting prostitution in the Corvallis, OR area on a website. Sigourney Synnove TOYONAGA, 28, later told deputies to meet her on the 1500 block of NW 9th St, then go to a local hotel. Once deputies identified TOYONAGA she was arrested for Prostitution. TOYONAGA was transported to the Benton County Jail where she was booked and lodged.
11/5/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On Monday, November 4, 2019, at about 10:10 A.M., Vehicle #1 was driving west on Coon Road near Cherry Creek Road.  Vehicle #1 pulled over to the side of the road for an oncoming ambulance with its emergency lights flashing. The trailer attached to vehicle #1 went into the ditch, and pulled vehicle #1 into the ditch. Vehicle #1 collided with a driveway entrance. The driver of vehicle #1 was transported by Corvallis Fire Department to the hospital. The trailer was left at a nearby residence / friend of the driver.
11/5/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Sunday, November 3, 2019, at about 1:00 P.M., deputies arrested Roy Eric Edwards, 52, for two confirmed warrants out of Albany Municipal Court. Deputies recognized Edwards as he walked down the sidewalk eating ice cream out of a carton. Edwards was issued a citation and released with his ice cream.
11/5/19 - FAIL CARRY/PRESENT OP LICENSE.  On Saturday, November 2, 2019, at 11:29 p.m., deputies conducted a traffic stop for speeding. The driver, Arrol Lugo, 22, was arrested for failing to carry and/or present a license. The driver was issued a citation and released on scene.
11/5/19 - RESISTING ARREST - DIS CONDUCT; CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2.  On Monday, October 28, 2019, at approximately 4:45am, deputies arrested Andrew Chadim, 51, the Benton County Courthouse after he refused to leave when asked. Chadim resisted and had to be forcefully subdued to facilitate the arrest.
11/4/19 - CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2 – VANDALISM; FAIL TO PERFORM DUTIES/DRIVER- PROP DAMAGE.  On November 1, 2019, at about 10:15 a.m., deputies spoke with a citizen by phone who reported his vehicle was side swiped by another vehicle. He does not have suspect information and there was a two-hour delay. Deputies advised him to contact insurance company and call back if further information becomes available.
11/4/19 - ACCIDENT OTHER NO INJ.  On Thursday, October 31, 2019, at about 4:30 p.m., deputies responded to a crash at Highway 20 and Granger Ave intersection. Driver #1 turned eastbound off of Granger Avenue in front of Driver #2, travelling westbound. Neither party was injured. Driver 1 was issued a citation for Improper Left Turn.
11/4/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at about 6:05 PM, deputies were dispatched to a burglary on the 600 block of Ash Street in Monroe. It was determined the group of people worked for the bank clearing out homes in foreclosure. David McIntyer, 52, was contacted and arrested for multiple warrants.
11/1/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Thursday, October 31, 2019, around 1:50 A.M., deputies stopped a vehicle on Highway 20 near milepost 36 for crossing the centerline while driving west. The passenger, Liv Lanning, 21, had a confirmed Lebanon Municipal Court Warrant for Probation Violation - Driving While Suspended.  Deputies issued Lanning a criminal citation for the warrant and she was released.
11/1/19 - BURGLARY 2; CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2 - RESULT CRIMINAL ACT.  On October 30, 2019, at about 11:30 AM, deputies responded to the 2000 block of SW Allen St. for a report of an attempted burglary. There was an attempted forced entry of a storage shed; however, nothing was taken.
10/31/19 - HARASSMENT (1C) TEL/ELEC/WRIT THRT-INTIM/THRT.  On Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at about 1:30 P.M., deputies arrested Steven Michael Anderson, 47, for Telephonic Harassment. Steven sent multiple emails to a BCSO Detective after being told to stop. Steven was escorted to the Benton County Jail, and was informed to not have contact with the Detective.
10/31/19 - CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2 - RESULT CRIMINAL ACT; RECKLESS DRIVING. On Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at about 12:13 P.M., deputies were dispatched to the Benton County Sheriff`s Office lobby to speak with citizens about a cold criminal mischief. The men stated people have been doing cookies in their gravel at night causing damage. Deputies advised them they would put in an extra patrol request for the area.
10/31/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On Dayshift, Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at about 8:00 A.M., Vehicle #1 turned left in front of Vehicle #2 on Highway 20 // Independence Highway. Vehicle #2 was towed from the scene. The driver of Vehicle #2 was transported to Albany General Hospital.
10/31/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Tuesday, October 29th, 2019 at 1:23 a.m., deputies contacted Zachary Stegner, 33, on Adair Frontage Rd, Adair Village, Benton County, Oregon. Stegner was arrested on two confirmed warrants for his arrest and lodged at the Benton County Jail.
10/31/19 - POSS COCAINE (MISD); DUII. On Tuesday, October 28th, 2019, at about 12:20 AM, deputies stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation on Highway 99W near Territorial Highway (Highway 200). The driver, TREVOR ALLEN BAKER, 27, was subsequently arrested for D.U.I.I. and Possession of Cocaine. BAKER was taken to the Sheriff`s Office where his Blood Alcohol Content was .09%.
10/31/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Monday, October 28, 2019, deputies performed a traffic stop at .Philomath Boulevard and 15th Street, in Corvallis. The passenger identified herself as Andrea Dorman, 34. Andrea was cited a released for a Contempt of Court warrant through Philomath Municipal Court.
10/30/19 - BURGLARY 2 – RESIDENCE; THEFT 1 - FROM BUILDING; CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 3 - RESULT CRIMINAL ACT. On Monday, October 28, 2019, at about 1:30 P.M., deputies were dispatched to a cold burglary on the 3600 block of Knollwood Drive. The ownder stated sometime over the weekend someone used a key to enter his residence. He said someone stole two safes and a display case of quarters. The value of the items in the safes was approximately $1000.00.
10/30/19 - ACCIDENT OTHER NO INJ.  On October 27, 2019, Vehicle #1 was parked on the south side of Main St. near 15th St when it backed up into Vehicle #2 that was behind Vehicle #1 on the same side of the street. There was no damage to Vehicle #1 and no injuries. Neither vehicle was towed from the scene, but Vehicle #2 sustained damage to the front of the vehicle exceeding $2500.00.
10/30/19 - DUII - .15 THRU .19; MINOR IN POSS OF LIQUOR.  On October 27, 2019, at around 12:01 AM, deputies contacted Alyssa Macomber, 18, at the Knife River entrance on Highway 34 near milepost 1 in Corvallis. Macomber’s friends reported her as an impaired driver, after she left a residence intoxicated in Corvallis. Macomber was arrested for DUII and taken to the Benton County Jail. Her blood alcohol content was .17%. Macomber was additionally cited for Minor in Possession of Alcohol.
10/30/19 – LITTERING; FAIL TO PERFORM DUTIES/DRIVER- PROP DAMAGE; RECKLESS DRIVING; ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On Saturday, October 26, 2019, at about 6:15 PM, deputies were dispatched to a single vehicle crash on Coon Road, near milepost 3. They arrived to find no driver and no witnesses who could provide any information regarding who was driving.
10/30/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Thursday, October 24, 2019, at about 8:27 pm,deputies were dispatched to the area of Highway 99W and Vandenberg Avenue for a vehicle verse deer crash. Upon arrival they spoke with the driver who said he was headed south on Highway 99W, a deer ran into the Highway and he was unable to avoid hitting the deer. The remnants of the deer were pulled out of the roadway. The vehicle was towed from the scene due to the damage.
10/30/19 - HARASSMENT- DIS CONDUCT.  On Wednesday, October 23, 2019, at approximately 5:55 P.M., deputies were dispatched to contact a woman regarding a road rage incident. She reported a female got out of her vehicle while they were both stopped in the area of Circle Boulevard and Highway 20, attempted to open her door, then yelled at her and punched her window. The female was not located.
10/30/19 - PROBATION VIOLATION.  On October 22, 2019, on Hwy 20/Hwy 34 in Philomath, deputies issued Sarah Jacks, 40, a criminal citation for a probation violation out of Lebanon Municipal Court.
10/30/19 - CONTEMPT OF COURT.  On October 21, 2019, at approximately 2am, on the 33600 block of Marys River Estate Rd/Hwy 20 in Philomath, deputies arrested Jeremie Helfrich, 36, on a warrant out of Lane County Circuit Court.
10/30/19 - FAIL TO PERFORM DUTIES/DRIVER- PROP DAMAGE. On Saturday, October 12, 2019, at approximately 12:00 P.M., deputies spoke with a victim regarding vehicle damage to her car. She said on October 9, 2019 at approximately 1:15 P.M., she and her mother went to lunch at the Long Timber Brewing Company and they left at approximately 2:15 P.M. Said she found out later that evening that her vehicle was backed into causing damage to the rear bumper. Deputies later spoke with an employee who said the surveillance video could not see the license plate but the vehicle was a newer, silver, Chevy Silverado.
10/28/19 - PERSON < 21 POSSESSING / CONSUMING MARIJUANA.  On Saturday, October 26, 2019, at about 8:30 PM, deputies were on routine patrol in the area of Alpine Road and Alpine cutoff road when they saw a light color sedan pass, heading east on Alpine Road. I performed a traffic stop on the vehicle and later issued a citation for MIP Marijuana to Louden Ballard, 18.
10/28/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Saturday, October 19, 2019, at approximately 7:45 P.M., deputies were dispatched to a car vs deer crash near Highway 20 and Highway 223.
10/28/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Friday, October 18, 2019 at about 4:30 pm, deputies were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash on Highway 20 near Priest Road. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with both drivers involved. Unit one and unit two were headed east on Highway 20. Unit two slowed to make a left turn onto Priest Road. Unit one rear-ended unit two.
10/25/19 - FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE.  On Thursday, October 24, 2019, around 12:05 A.M., deputies arrested Joel Elias Soto, 24, on a confirmed Linn County Circuit Court warrant for FTA-Attempt to Elude on Highway 20 near Mustang Lane. Soto was booked and lodged at the Linn County Jail.
10/25/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On October 23, 2019, at about 10:33 AM, deputies responded to SW Reservoir Rd just east of SW West Hills Rd for a single vehicle traffic crash.
10/25/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On Wednesday, October 23, 2019, at approximately 12:20 P.M., Vehicle 5 was stopped in a line of cars that was being flagged with stopped signs by a flagging crew. Vehicle 4 was stopped behind vehicle 5, with vehicle 3 stopped behind her. For unknown reasons, vehicle 1 did not stop in time and crashed into the back of vehicle 3, causing it to crash into vehicle 4, which crashed into vehicle 5. Vehicle 2 then crashed into the back of vehicle 1.
10/25/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at about 5:45 P.M., deputies were dispatched to 53rd St. and Reservoir Rd. for an injury crash. Vehicle 1 was traveling south on 53rd St. and stated she sneezed and crashed into vehicle 2, who was stopped near Reservoir Rd. facing south. Vehicle 2 then rear-end vehicle 3, who was stopped directly in front of vehicle 1. No injuries were reported.
10/25/19 - CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2.  On Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at about 5:00 P.M., deputies spoke with a resident on the 34000 block of Mary’s River Estates Rd. He reported an incident which occurred in his coffee roasting shop on October 17. He discovered human feces in the middle of his coffee roasting shop. He stated the building was not locked when this occurred and only wanted the incident documented.
10/25/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at about 2:30 P.M., deputies arrested Brandon Nicholas Whitby, 24, for an Albany Municipal Court Warrant for Contempt of Court. Brandon was issued a citation for the warrant and for driving while suspended. Brandon was released.
10/25/19 - THEFT 3.  On Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at about 11:00 A.M., deputies spoke to a citizen in the lobby of the LEC. He stated someone has been taking money out of a container at his flower stand on the 6000 block of SW Plymouth Drive. He stated on Thursday, October 17, 2019, someone took $1 dollar from it.
10/23/19 - PROPERTY, FOUND.  On October 22, 2019, at about 1:30 PM, a Next brand bicycle was recovered at Highland Dell Park located at 3100 NW 13th St. Corvallis.
10/23/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 at about 12:50 AM, deputies stopped a vehicle on Fern Road near milepost #2 for a traffic violation. Dispatch advised one of the passengers, BRENDAN TAYLOR KESSELRING, 26, had an outstanding Warrant out of Albany Municipal Court for Contempt of Court - Theft III. KESSELRING was issued a citation in the field and released.
10/23/19 - PROPERTY, FOUND.  On Monday, October 22, 2019, deputies responded to the 4200 block of NE Laurel Drive for a found bike and a gaming station. The bike was a Kent road bike. The gaming station was black in color and had multiple cables attached. The items were found on the side of Ryals Road. Deputies placed the items into evidence as found property.
10/23/19 - INFO-SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCE.  On Monday, October 21, 2019, at about 11:20 A.M., deputies were dispatched to cold burglary on the 35000 block of Norton Creek Road. They spoke with a the owner who stated he believed there was someone illegally residing at this property. Deputies arrived at the property on October 22, 2019 and observed an open door on the back side of the house. They searched the interior of the house for trespassers. The interior of the house was dirty, but appeared to be vacant.
10/23/19 - DUII - .08 THRU .14.  On Saturday, October 19th, 2019, at 3:14 a.m., deputies responded to the area of NW Alder Creek Dr. and NW Madrona Way Corvallis, Benton County, Oregon for a suspicious vehicle complaint. Upon arriving, they located a vehicle stuck in the northeast ditch of the intersection. The driver, Thomas Norton, 22, was contacted and arrested for DUII. BAC 0.09%.
10/23/19 - ASSAULT 2; UNLAW USE OF WEAPON - AGG ASLT.  On Thursday, October 18, 2019, at approximately 6:40 P.M., deputies were dispatched to the 7200 block of NW Fawn Ridge Drive, Albany, for report of an argument. After speaking with everyone involved they found SHANE PATRICK KENNEY, 35, had produced a folding utility knife and struck a man in the face with it. This caused a laceration to the man’s left jaw area. Deputies arrested SHANE for Assault II and transported him to the Benton County Jail where he was lodged.
10/23/19 - HARASSMENT PHONE.  On September 26, 2019, at about 9:13 a.m., deputies I spoke with a resident on the 4700 block NW Independence Hwy. She, and her sons, have been receiving threatening social media messages from an account belonged to Robert Graham, 47. After an investigation, Graham was issued a citation on October 21, 2019.
10/22/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  ON 10/21/19, DEPUTIES WERE PREPARING TRANSPORT FILES FOR RELEASE. PONDELICK, ANDREW, 24, HAD A CONFIRMED WARRANT OUT OF LEBANON MUNI FOR FTA CRIM TRESP II, BAIL $6000. LEBANON GAVE A NEW COURT DATE AND TIME.
10/22/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  ON 10/20/19, DEPUTIES WERE PREPARING TRANSPORT FILES FOR RELEASE. CAMPBELL, MICHAEL ADAM, 41, HAD A CONFIRMED WARRANT OUT OF BENTON COUNTY FOR FTA RESIST ARREST, BAIL 3,000. THE WARRANT WAS SERVED ON CAMPBELL AND HE WAS GIVEN A NEW COURT DATE AND TIME.
10/22/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On October 19, 2019 at about 6:38 pm, deputies were dispatched to a single vehicle rollover crash on Decker Rd just east of Neuman Rd. the driver was eastbound on Decker Rd when her passenger side tires left the roadway. She overcorrected, which caused her to cross the centerline and enter the north ditch. The vehicle rolled over onto its top. The driver sustained a small laceration on her right hand. The passenger was not injured. The driver stated she was feeling tired and may have fallen asleep.
10/22/19 - POSS METHAMPHETAMINE (MISD); FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT; FAIL TO APPEAR ON ORDINANCE VIOLATION.  On October 18, 2019, at around 9:24 P.M., deputies contacted Sierra Dawn MCDANIEL, 30, at NW 1St Street and NW Tyler Ave. MCDANIEL was later arrested for nine (9) confirmed warrants and Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine. MCDANIEL was taken to the Benton County Jail where she was later released due to bed space.
10/22/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On October 17, 2019, at about 8:20 pm, deputies were dispatched to a single vehicle vs deer on Highway 34 near MP 35. The driver was westbound on HWY 34 when he crashed into a deer crossing the road. The damage to the vehicle was in excess of $2500. The vehicle was off the road and not a traffic hazard. The driver made arrangements for a friend to tow the vehicle from the scene.
10/22/19 - FAIL TO PERFORM DUTIES/DRIVER- PROP DAMAGE.  On October 17, 2019, at about 5:25 pm, deputies were dispatched to the 300 block of N 5th St, Monroe. A female reported her vehicle had been hit while parked in the parking lot. Deputies photographed the damage but did not locate any evidentiary leads.
10/22/19 – UNAUTHORIZED USE OF MOTOR VEHICLE (UUV).  On Friday, October 17, 2019, at approximately 4:28 P.M., deputies were dispatched to the 2400 block of NE Garden Avenue for report of a stolen golf cart. The owner reported sometime between approximately 12:00 A.M. on Thursday, October 16, 2019 and 10:00 A.M. the same day, their white club car golf cart was taken. There are no suspects or leads.
10/22/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at about 7:00 PM, deputies were on routine patrol in the area of 4TH street and Western Boulevard, out at the food stands. While they were standing in the food stand are, they recognized a male, Michael Jay Baker, 32, standing about 50 feet away from them. Michael was arrested for his warrant and given an arrest citation.
10/18/19 - RESISTING ARREST - DIS CONDUCT; WARRANT ARREST.  On Thursday, October 17, 2019, at about 1:30pm, deputies responded to a call of a man lying on the side of Highway 34 at Decker Road. They later arrested the man, Bryan Patrick Cicco, 38, on multiple warrants and for resisting arrest.
10/18/19 - THEFT 3 – OTHER.  On Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at about 2:10 pm, deputies were dispatched to contact a resident about someone stealing signs from her property. The signs were valued at $400.00 dollars. There is no suspect information at this time.
10/18/19 - RESISTING ARREST - DIS CONDUCT; CRIMINAL TRESPASS 1; INTERFERE W/ PEACE OFFICER - DIS CONDUCT.  On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019, at about 11:45 PM, deputies were dispatched to the 26000 block of Priceview Dr in Monroe, for a female breaking into the residence. Deputies later arrested LAILA MARILYN CRYSTAL RAIN, 54, for Criminal Trespass I/Interfering with a Peace Officer and Resisting Arrest. RAIN was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital where she was cited and released.
10/18/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On October 15, 2019, at about 1:50 PM, deputies responded to a single vehicle traffic crash on Springhill Rd near milepost 2.
10/18/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On October 15, 2019, at about 8:22 AM, deputies were near the 800 block of NW Buchanan, when they observed a man on a bicycle pedaling towards them, waving his arms. The man, who identified himself as Jeremy Petenbrink, 37, stated that he had a warrant out for his arrest. Jeremy was arrested and subsequently taken to the Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center for an evaluation.
10/18/19 - IDENTITY THEFT; FALSE INFO TO POLICE OFFICER; WARRANT ARREST; USING ANOTHERS DL.  On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019, at about 3:00 AM, deputies stopped a vehicle on the Highway 34 Bypass and arrested the passenger, TESSA ELZABETH DAWN HALL, 18, on an outstanding Felony Warrant and other charges. She was taken to the Linn County Jail where Methamphetamine was located on her person.
10/18/19 - WARRANT ARREST; FAIL RETURN SUSP DL .  On Monday, October 14th, 2019, at about 9:00 PM, deputies stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation on Highway 34 near milepost #34. The driver, DANIEL HUGH BROWN, 29, was arrested on an outstanding Lincoln County Circuit Court Warrant for Probation Violation - Absconding. He was transported to the Lincoln County Jail where he was lodged.
10/18/19 - CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2 - RESULT CRIMINAL ACT; FAIL TO PERFORM DUTIES/DRIVER- PROP DAMAGE.  On Monday, October 14, 2019, at about 5:20 PM, deputies were dispatched to a hit and run on Oakcreek Road near Grandview Drive, near Corvallis. Deputies spoke to the victim about the damage done to his vehicle from a 2004-2007 black Dodge Ram 1500. He was provided with a case number and deputies took photos and logged his broken mirror into evidence.
10/18/19 - DUII – UNDERTERMINED; RECKLESS DRIVING.  On Monday, October 14, 2019, around 3:35 P.M., deputies were dispatched to an injury motor vehicle crash on Highway 223 near Alexander Road. Deputies arrived and observed a vehicle on its roof in a ditch. The driver, Daniel Clark Hobden, 33, was extricated from the vehicle and transported to Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center. After an investigation, deputies determined Hobden was impaired while driving. He was issued criminal citations for DUII and Reckless Driving.
10/18/19 - ASSAULT PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER; CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2; CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2; ASSAULT PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER.  On October 12, 2019, at about 10:40 am, deputies responded to a call that Sabrina Fallon, 38, was standing on top of someone`s vehicle in the sally port area of the Benton County Sheriff`s Office. Deputies located Sabrina and while attempting to stop her from leaving the scene of the Criminal Trespass and Criminal Mischief, she assaulted deputies and later an officer with CPD. Fallon was walked to Benton County Jail where she was lodged.
10/18/19 - RESISTING ARREST - DIS CONDUCT; ESCAPE 3; FAIL TO REGISTER SEX OFFENDER; PAROLE VIOLATION – WARRANT; FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT; INTERFERE W/ PEACE OFFICER - DIS CONDUCT.  On Friday, October 11, 2019, at approximately 3:22 PM, detectives located a wanted sex offender STANLEY POMAIKAI, 37, in the area of Pioneer Park in Corvallis. POMAIKAI was subdued with the assistance of a Taser and taken into custody after he attempted to flee and resist. POMAIKAI was transported to the Benton County Jail where he was booked and lodged on his outstanding warrants. POMAIKAI was also charged with the crimes of Failure to Report as a Sex Offender (Felony), Resisting Arrest, Interfering with a Peace Officer, and Escape III.
10/18/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On October 11th, 2019, at about 6:04 A.M., a vehicle apparently swerved to avoid a deer on 13th Street near Chapel Drive, causing him to drive into some shrubs and damage his vehicle. No injuries or other property damage resulted.
10/18/19 - DUII - .20 OR ABOVE.  On Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at about 4:16 pm, deputies were dispatched Hidden Valley Road near Pleasant View Drive for an unknown problem, possibly a crash. They arrived and later arrested the driver, Robert Easter, 69, for DUII after determining he was impaired and unable to operate a vehicle safely. The driver`s blood alcohol content was .20%. The driver was lodged at the Benton County Jail.
10/18/19 - ACCIDENT OTHER NO INJ.  On October 6, 2019, at about 2:55 p.m., deputies responded to a one vehicle crash on Independence Highway about a half mile north of Highway 20. The driver fell asleep and crashed his vehicle through a yard. No one was injured. The vehicle and the attached trailer were towed.
10/16/19 - WILDLIFE OFFENSE GAME/FISH/TRAP.  On Sunday, October 13, 2019, at about 9:00 A.M., deputies were dispatched to the 600 block of Heritage Hills Road for a hunting violation. They arrived and spoke with residents who said they believed Logan Stevens, 29, killed a deer on their property. An Oregon State Trooper arrived and cited Stevens for a hunting violation. The residents chose to not pursue criminal charges for trespassing.
10/16/19 - ACCIDENT OTHER INJURY.  On Sunday, October 13, 2019 at approximately 2:55am, deputies responded to Highway 20 near Asbahr Avenue for an injury motor vehicle crash
10/16/19 - CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2 - RESULT CRIMINAL ACT; CRIMINAL TRESPASS 2.  On Saturday, October 12th, 2019, at 10:49 p.m., deputies responded to the 600 block of Orchard St, Monroe, Benton County, Oregon for a prowler complaint. The reporting party ran a subject off his property. He later discovered a broken window on his shop. Loss value $200.00. There are currently no identifiable suspects.
10/16/19 - POSS METHAMPHETAMINE (FELONY); PROBATION VIOLATION; REPLACE WINDOW TINT W/ UNAPPROVED MATL.  On Wednesday, October 9th, 2019, at approximately 1:15am, deputies arrested Jeffrey McNees, 30, for replacement of vehicle windows with unapproved material and unlawful possession of methamphetamine, near 14th/Main in Philomath. Deputies also arrested Jenipher Larsen, 26, for unlawful possession of methamphetamine and a verbal detainer from her probation officer out of Lincoln County Parole and Probation.
10/15/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE INJURY.  On Saturday, October 12, 2019, at about 4:20 PM, deputies were dispatched to a crash on Highway 34, near Salmonberry Road, West of Alsea. They arrived to find Car 1 off the roadway approximately 30 feet down a ravine. Both occupants were transported to the Hospital and Car 1 was towed from the scene.
10/15/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, deputies were dispatched to a traffic crash on Highway 99W near NE Granger Avenue, near Corvallis. A vehicle rear ended another, causing a second crash in front of the first. No injuries were present.
10/15/19 - RECKLESS ENDANGERING; DUII - .08 THRU .14; RECKLESS DRIVING.  On Sunday, October 6, 2019, at about 9:05 PM, deputies were on routine patrol in the area of Highway 20 and milepost 39. They initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by Gregory Murrell JR, 48. Gregory was arrested for DUII with a 0.12 %BAC.
10/14/19 - MENACING - INTIMIDATE/THRT; VIOL COURT STALKING PROTECT ORDER – MISD; TAMPER W/ WITNESS – INTIMIDATE/THRT.  On Saturday, October 12, 2019, at approximately 8:43 P.M., deputies were dispatched to the 4700 block of NW Independence Highway for report of a menacing, which had occurred. Deputies contacted the victims, both of which had been contacted by ROBERT EUGENE GRAHAM, 47, via Facebook Messenger. ROBERT attempted to place both in fear of imminent serious physical injury as well as attempted to induce them both from testifying at an official court proceeding with the messages he sent to them both. On Sunday, October 13, 2019, Graham turned himself in, was booked, and released with citations.
10/14/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR ON ORDINANCE VIOLATION; FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  On October 10, 2019, at around 3:30 P.M., detectives contacted Karly Ann TARVIN, 23, on the 1300 block of SW Philomath Blvd. TARVIN was later taken into custody for four confirmed warrants.
10/14/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR-BENCH WARRANT.  On October 10, 2019, at around 3:03 P.M., detectives contacted Angelica Elaine HART, 25, on the 1300 block of SW Philomath Blvd. HART was arrested, transported and lodged at the Benton County Jail for a confirmed warrant.
10/14/19 - FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE.  On Friday, October 11, 2019 at 11:40 AM, deputies contacted and arrested HEATHER JOHNSON, 31, who had multiple confirmed, outstanding misdemeanor warrants while she was sitting in her vehicle in the area of Pleasant Place and Twin Oaks Circle in Corvallis. JOHNSON was issued citations with court dates in lieu of custody for her warrants.
10/11/19 - FAIL TO REGISTER SEX OFFENDER.  On October 10, 2019, at 6:25 AM, deputies stopped Christopher Wolfe, 38, on Highway 20 near milepost 40 in Blodgett for speeding. Wolfe was a convicted sex offender and required to register as a sex offender within 10 days of changing residency. Wolfe told deputies he moved to a different address than the one listed on his sex offender registration three months ago and “forgot" to register with his new address. Wolfe was arrested and transported to the Benton County Jail for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender.
10/11/19 - RECKLESS ENDANGERING; MINOR IN POSS OF LIQUOR; RECKLESS DRIVING.  On October 9, 2019, 11:42 pm, deputies stopped Richard Cerrato, 19, on 10th Street near Jackson Avenue in Corvallis, after they observed him spinning his tires and doing doughnuts in the middle of an intersection. Cerrato was arrested for Reckless Driving and Reckless Endangering. Cerrato was lodged at the Benton County Jail. Cerrato`s front seat passenger, Rocio Lopez-Morales, 19, was cited for Minor in Possession of Alcohol.
10/11/19 - FAIL TO APPEAR ON ORDINANCE VIOLATION.  On Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at about 11:00 am, deputies were dispatched to Benton County Parole and Probation for a warrant service. They arrived and arrested Michael Felix Sandoval, 64, on four confirmed warrants out of Corvallis Municipal Court, all for Failure to Appear for Open Container. Bail on each warrant was $5,000.00. Sandoval was issued criminal citations and released.
10/11/19 - POSS COCAINE (FELONY); RESISTING ARREST - DIS CONDUCT; FAIL CARRY/PRESENT OP LICENSE.  On Sunday, September 29, 2019, at about 2:10am, deputies stopped a vehicle on SE Bridgeway Avenue near SW 3rd Street for failure to drive within lane. They later arrested the driver, Marx Garcia Nunez, 40, for failure to carry/present a license, resisting arrest, and unlawful possession of cocaine.
10/11/19 - FALSE INFO TO POLICE OFFICER; MIS DWS; FAIL CARRY/PRESENT OP LICENSE; FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE.  On September 26, 2019, deputies arrested GEREMY GEORGE BYZEWSKI, 26, for Failure to carry/present a driver`s license, False information to police, Driving while revoked misdemeanor and on a confirmed outstanding felony warrant after a traffic stop on Technology Loop near Philomath Boulevard.
10/10/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at approximately 2:30 P.M., deputies were dispatched to the lobby of Parole and Probation for someone with a warrant. Front office staff told deputies Carols Martin Gomez, 24, was there and had an Oregon State Parole Board Warrant for PV-Weapon Offense. Deputies told Gomez he had a warrant and that he was under arrest and walked Gomez to the Benton County Jail where he was booked and lodged.
10/10/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Wednesday, October 9th, 2019, at about 2:30 AM, deputies contacted WILLIAM ELVIN SPANN, 49, in the parking lot of 23335 NW Kings Blvd, Corvallis. SPANN was arrested on four outstanding warrants. He was cited and released in the field.
10/10/19 - WARRANT ARREST.  On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, at about 6:10 P.M., deputies arrived at a two-vehicle crash at Highway 99W and Elliott Circle. Eric Carlson, 31, was involved in a crash. Carlson had two confirmed warrants, one out of Salem Municipal, FTA - Criminal Citation; and one out of Lebanon Municipal, FTA - Criminal Citation. Carlson was cited at the jail for his warrants and for Driving While Suspended Misdemeanor.
10/9/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, at about 6:10 P.M., deputies arrived at a two-vehicle crash at Highway 99W and Elliott Circle. Vehicle 1 was traveling North on Highway 99W and crashed into vehicle 2, which was driven by Eric Carlson, 31. He was stopped on Highway 99W facing north. Carlson was arrested for outstanding warrants.
10/9/19 - CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 3 – VANDALISM.  On Monday, October 7, 2019, at about 8:50 A.M., deputies were dispatched to a traffic complaint at Walden Lane near Evergreen Road. The spoke with a resident on the telephone who said his neighbor installed speed bumps on Walden Lane. Deputies arrived to Walden Lane and spoke to the neighbor who said she installed the speed bumps for drainage issues and to slow down speeders. Deputies informed her they would be speaking to Benton County Public Works regarding her concerns about the speeders and the speed bumps. Deputies followed up with Public Works and spoke to the neighbor again, who agreed to remove the speed bumps.
10/9/19 - CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2 - RESULT CRIMINAL ACT; FAIL TO PERFORM DUTIES/DRIVER- PROP DAMAGE; RECKLESS DRIVING.  On Sunday, October 7, 2019, at about 2:50 P.M., deputies assisted Junction City Police Department with a Hit and Run investigation at Highway 99W at about milepost 98. Deputies later arrested the driver, Nicholas Michael Gibson, 22, for Failure to Perform the Duties of a Driver, Reckless Driving, and Criminal Mischief II. Deputies issued Gibson a criminal citation and transported him to his residence in Corvallis.
10/9/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On October 7, 2019, Vehicle 1 was eastbound on Highway 20 near milepost 41. The driver said he swerved to miss a deer in the fog and rolled his vehicle on its side. The vehicle slid off the shoulder into brush and had to be towed back to the roadway where he was able to drive away.
10/9/19 - ACCIDENT VEHICLE NO INJ.  On Thursday, October 3, 2019, at about 8:13 pm, deputies were driving north on Bellfountain Road near Chapel Drive and observed a vehicle with the front end in the ditch. There was no damage to the vehicle but it needed a tow truck to pull it out of the ditch. The vehicle was driven away from the scene.

10/8/19 - On Wednesday, September 4, 2019, Darius Michael Panknin, 25, of Corvallis, was arrested for a second time during an ongoing investigation.

The investigation began on Friday, August 23, 2019, when Detectives with the Benton County Sheriff’s Office, Street Crimes Unit, caught Panknin in possession of a stolen motorcycle near Twin Oaks Circle and Pleasant Place. Panknin was booked at the Benton County Jail at that time and charged with Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle and Possession of a Stolen Vehicle.

Panknin was subsequently released from jail and his Probation Officer issued a felony parole violation warrant for his arrest.

Next, a search warrant was obtained for the rooms and common areas where Panknin resided on the 1800 block of NW 29th Street in Corvallis. The search warrant was executed at the location after Panknin was taken into custody with the assistance of a BCSO K9, a BCSO UAS (Unmanned Aerial System) and the Corvallis Police Department, for his parole violation warrant on September 4, 2019. The arrest occurred after a short foot pursuit near 15th Street and Harrison Boulevard. Dealer quantities of Amphetamine pills, assorted drug paraphernalia, and a large amount of stolen property (some related to the original stolen motorcycle) was located in Panknin’s vehicle and residence. Also recovered were 48 different pieces of identification from numerous victims including credit cards, debit cards, social security cards, identification cards and driver’s licenses.

Panknin remains in custody at the Benton County Jail, where he was lodged on his parole violation warrant. Panknin was also charged with the additional crimes of: Aggravated Identity Theft, Theft II, Felon in Possession of Body Armor, Possession of a Burglary Tool or Theft Device, Unlawful Possession of Heroin (Misdemeanor), Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine (Misdemeanor), Unlawful Delivery of a Schedule II Controlled Substance, Unlawful Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance, Unlawful Possession of a Schedule III Controlled Substance, and Unlawful Manufacture (Extraction) of Marijuana Product.