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Linn County Sheriff’s Office Log: Oct. 10 – 17

Oct. 10

Traffic Stop, 1:29 a.m., Lyons-Mill City Drive/Ak Lane, Lyons. Driver warned for traffic violation.

Suspicious Vehicle, 3:05 a.m., NW Santiam Blvd., Mill City. Suspicious vehicle at US Bank. No answer. Windows blocked.

Traffic Stop, 7:39 a.m., Highway 226, Scio. Driver warned for speed.

Traffic Stop, 1:08 p.m., N Main Street, Scio. Driver warned for failure to renew registration.

Traffic Stop, 1:29 p.m., N Main Street, Scio. Driver warned for failure to register vehicle.

Traffic Hazard, 3:54 p.m., Highway 226, Lyons. Sheep on road.

Traffic Stop, 4:32 p.m., Fifth Street, Lyons. Driver warned for incorrect display of registration tags.

UEMV, 8:44 p.m., SW First Avenue, Mill City. Report of gas can worth $58.75 stolen from the back of a pickup. Ongoing investigation.

Oct. 11

Assist Other Agency, 7:19 a.m., Highway 22, Idanha. Assisted OSP. Stolen vehicle out of Deschutes crashed into a semi. Suspect ran 

Dog Complaint, 8:47 a.m., SE Fairview Street, Mill City. Dog complaint. Civil issue.

Traffic Stop, 9:08 a.m., Montgomery Drive/Highway 226, Scio. Driver warned for improper tag display.

Suspicious Circumstance, 1:32 p.m., Miller Cemetery Road, Scio. Request for extra patrol for vacant property with criminal mischief issues.

Violation of Order, 6:31 p.m., Jordan Road, Scio. Male, 37, of Woodburn was arrested for violation of order. He was lodged at Linn County Jail.

Oct. 12

Harassment, 7:09 a.m., SE Fairview Street, Mill City. Deputies responded to a disturbance and determined it was verbal only. Parties were counseled and came to a resolution.

Traffic Complaint, 8:49 a.m., Goar Road, Scio. Traffic complaint that was monitored.

Animal Complaint, 10:58 a.m., Stayton-Scio Road/Sandner Drive, Scio. Dead bird that looked like an eagle but was a vulture.

Traffic Stop, 11 a.m., Goar Road, Scio. Driver warned for speed.

Animal Complaint, 11:11 a.m., NW Garden Drive, Scio. Deputy conducted a welfare check on some cats.

Traffic Stop, 11:33 a.m., NW First Avenue, Scio. Driver warned for speed.

Traffic Stop, 12:31 p.m., Rock Creek Road, Gates. Driver warned for no plates.

Traffic Stop, 2:54 p.m., N Main Street, Scio. Driver cited for several traffic violations.

Traffic Stop, 3:53 p.m., Highway 22, Mill City. Driver warned for no trailer plates.

Neighborhood Dispute, 7:38 p.m., SW Second Place, Scio. Neighborhood dispute over one party thinking the others were driving too fast on their street.

Suspicious Circumstance, 7:47 p.m., S First Avenue/SW Broadway Street, Mill City. Person found setting up a crawfish trap.

Suspicious Vehicle, 8:49 p.m., SE Kingwood and SE Fourth avenues, Mill City. Vehicle belonged to a local headed to Hill Top Market.

Parking Complaint, 9:52 p.m., SW Parkside Drive, Mill City. Vehicle was moved from upon deputy’s request.

Oct. 13

UEMV, 4:51 a.m., Stoller Road, Scio. Report of unauthorized entry to a motor vehicle. Only a set of keys are believed to be taken. Ongoing investigation.

Theft, 9:21 a.m., NW Clayton Place, Scio. Male, 35, of Scio was arrested for Criminal Mischief and Theft of Services after cutting the lock to his water meter after it was placed there by city staff.

Fraud, 9:56 a.m., Lyons-Mill City Drive, Lyons. Deputy responded by phone contact to an alleged fraud call. Caller was advised on what to do.

Illegal Camping, 10:42 a.m., Highway 226, Scio. Deputies contacted two homeless individuals camping and asked them to move along.

Mancing, 4:15 p.m., NE Fourth Avenue, Mill City. Deputy investigating a possible menacing case.

Traffic Stop, 7:30 p.m., Fifth Street/Juniper Lane, Lyons. Driver cited for 48 MPH in 35 MPH zone.

Suspicious Vehicle, 10:49 p.m., N Main Street, Scio. Unoccupied vehicle found at Scio High, registered to a local.

Oct. 14

Suspicious Vehicle, 2:38 a.m., SE Cedar Street, Idanha. Caller reported a suspicious vehicle due to the speed in which the vehicle was traveling on his street.

Traffic Stop, 7:41 a.m., N Main Street, Scio. Driver hadn’t put new tags onto vehicle.

Domestic Disturbance, 11:22 a.m., Stayton-Scio Loop, Scio. Male, 38, of Scio was arrested for Contempt of Court.

Dog Complaint, 8:15 p.m., Hungry Hill Drive, Scio. Caller reported a dog was struck and killed.

Oct. 15

UEMV, 8:03 a.m., NW Alder Street, Scio. Vehicle entered unlawfully but nothing was taken.

UEMV, 8:36 a.m., NW Beech Street, Scio. Vehicle entered unlawfully. Insurance and vehicle registration taken.

UEMV, 10:44 a.m., NW Beech Street, Scio. Vehicle entered unlawfully but nothing was taken.

Traffic Stop, 12:03 p.m., Jefferson-Scio Drive, Scio. Driver warned for failure to register vehicle.

Shots Heard, 12:23 p.m., Robinson Drive, Scio. Report of gunshots in the county.

UEMV, 1:24 p.m., NW Cherry Street, Scio. Vehicle entered unlawfully. Keys taken.

Accident, 2:41 p.m., NE Ash Street, Scio. Injury crash involving a single motorcycle.

Traffic Stop, 5:27 p.m., Slangal Drive/Stayton-Scio Road, Scio. Driver cited for passing in a no passing zone.

Theft, 6:20 p.m., Evergreen Lane, Lyons. Caller reported someone trespassed on their property and cut down a small Elderberry tree to get the fruit.

Warrant, 11:36 p.m., S First Avenue, Mill City. Male, 46, of Mill City was cited in lieu of custody for two warrants: out of Mill City Municipal Court and Lebanon Justice Court.

Oct. 16

Minor in Possession, 12:57 a.m., Camp Morrison Drive, Scio. After being advised of a possible MIP party, six teens were found to be intoxicated and were cited for minor in possession of alcohol.

Suspicious Vehicle, 3:49 a.m., Camp Morrison Drive, Scio. Occupants were found sleeping in their car at a day-use park. Occupants were asked to move on and not return at night again.

Traffic Stop, 6:47 a.m., Main Street, Lyons. Driver warned for speeding and educated on the difference between a title and vehicle registration.

Theft, 11:14 a.m., SW Kingwood Avenue, Mill City. Theft of a wood splitter.

Dog Bite, 1:01 p.m., SW Broadway Street, Mill City. Animal in quarantine.

Dog Complaint, 1:59 p.m., N First Avenue, Mill City. Dog complaint.

Found Property, 4:19 p.m., Shoreline Drive, Lyons. Found canoe near the water.

Accident, 4:44 p.m., SE Hazel Street/S First Avenue, Mill City. Non-injury motor vehicle crash.

Dog Complaint, 8:21 p.m., N First Avenue, Mill City. Caller had questions regarding a dog.

DUII, 10:26 p.m., NE Fourth Avenue, Scio. Deputies responded to a single-vehicle crash into a fence. Female, 38, of Scio was arrested for DUII and Reckless Driving. Transported to Marion County Jail, where her blood alcohol content was .032 percent.

Oct. 17

Traffic Stop, 8:42 a.m., Highway 226, Scio. Driver warned for expired registration.

UEMV, 8:44 a.m., SW Elderberry Street, Scio. Unknown suspect broke into a vehicle and stole approximately $3,000 worth of tools.

Criminal Mischief, 9:21 a.m., Ironwood Street, Lyons. Deputies responded to a call of criminal mischief and theft at the post office. A hole was drilled in a USPS vehicle and fuel was stolen. Ongoing investigation.

Dog Complaint, 9:50 a.m., SW Broadway Street, Mill City. Dog transported to Animal Control.

Extra Patrol, 1:02 p.m., SE Kingwood Avenue, Mill City. Monitored traffic in area of traffic complaint.

Traffic Stop, 1:26 p.m., SE Kingwood Avenue, Mill City. Driver warned for speed.

Traffic Stop, 2:39 p.m., Highway 226, Scio. Driver warned for moving violation.

Trespass, 5:22 p.m., Brock Drive, Scio. Disturbance between AirB&B owner and tenant. Tenant left the home after a lengthy request by the caller for bringing a dog in the house.

Criminal Mischief, 7:11 p.m., SW Douglas Street/SW Fifth Avenue, Mill City. Deputy spoke to complainant regarding older male throwing a beer can at her vehicle. No damage occurred.

Civil Dispute, 8:41 p.m., Brock Drive, Scio. Visitors from Massachusetts were denied a stay at a booking.com location in the Scio area because of a federally-licensed service dog. Booking.com and affiliates believe the visitors violated a contract by having a dog.

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