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Linn County Sheriff’s Office Log: Feb. 6 – 12

Feb. 6

Extra Patrol, 2:47 p.m., NE Santiam Pointe Loop, Mill City. Nothing suspicious.

Suspicious Circumstances, 3:06 p.m., SW Evergreen Street, Mill City. Deputy returned a suitcase that was left behind to its owner.

Suspicious Person, 3:20 p.m., Lyons-Mill City Drive, Lyons. Caller reported a suspicious person that came to her door today.

Disturbance, 5:03 p.m., NW Santiam Blvd., Mill City. Female of Mill City was arrested for harassment, Disorderly Conduct II, and Criminal Trespass III, and was lodged at Linn County Jail.

Feb. 7

Disturbance, 8:35 a.m., E Gates Bridge, Gates. Deputies responded to a disturbance. Non-criminal.

Suspicious Circumstances, 8:37 a.m., SW Kingwood Avenue, Mill City. Deputy spoke with caller about suspicious circumstances.

Suspicious Person, 11:38 a.m., SW Third Avenue/SW Cherry Street, Scio. Caller reported suspicious people at their job site. They left after being told to do so.

Accident, 3:40 p.m., Gilkey Road, Scio. Deputy responded to report of vehicle in the ditch. Vehicle left before deputies arrived. No property damage.

Traffic Stop, 4:01 p.m., Kelly Road, Scio. Driver warned for failure to drive within lane.

Suspicious Circumstances, 5:08 p.m., Highway 226, Scio. OSP bomb tech scanned a suspicious package at a residence that had a foil-like wire on it. The package ended up only containing the purchased contents and was safely opened.

Threats, 6:56 p.m., Lulay Road, Scio. Caller had questions about unwanted phone and social media contact they were receiving.

Suspicious Circumstances, 7:56 p.m., SW Kingwood Avenue, Mill City. Civil issues over living quarters in a house.

Traffic Stop, 10:25 p.m., Lyons-Mill City Drive, Lyons. Driver cited for driving without privileges and driving uninsured.

Feb. 8

Extra Patrol, 12:10 a.m., SE Fairview Street, Mill City. Kimmel Park. Nothing suspicious found.

Suspicious Vehicle, 7:16 a.m., Monument Peak Road, Gates. Male, 53, of Lyons was arrested for Trespass 2 and a probation violation warrant.

Found Property, 8:25 a.m., SW Broadway Street, Mill City. Deputy responded to a found property call and took the property to be entered into evidence under found property.

Forest Timber Patrol, 1:45 p.m., Larwood Drive, Scio. Foot patrol of BLM land.

Criminal Mischief, 3:08 p.m., Kingwood Avenue, Mill City. Deputy investigated criminal mischief and was not able to contact the offender.

Found Property, 4:03 p.m., Fifth Street, Lyons. Deputy responds to found property call and sets up a time for the property to be picked up by owner.

Mental Health, 6:09 p.m., NW Alder Street, Mill City. Caller reported a male who was suffering with mental illness. The male was sleeping when deputies arrived and no longer needed services.

Traffic Stop, 8:27 p.m., SW 10th Avenue, Mill City. Driver cited for failure to register vehicle.

Traffic Stop, 9:05 p.m., S First Avenue, Mill City. Driver warned for failure to renew vehicle registration.

Disturbance, 9:44 p.m., NE Santiam Blvd., Mill City. Deputies responded to a verbal disturbance between father and son. No crimes.

Extra Patrol, 11:32 p.m., SE Fairview Street, Mill City. Kimmel Park. Nothing suspicious found.

Traffic Stop, 11:48 p.m., SE Kingwood Avenue, Mill City. Driver cited for driving uninsured.

Feb. 9

Extra Patrol, 3:53 a.m., Neal Park Road, Lyons. John Neal Park. Nothing suspicious found.

Traffic Stop, 4:53 a.m., N Main Street, Scio. Driver warned for improper display.

Suspicious Circumstances, 6:22 a.m., SW Parkside Drive, Mill City. Caller reported hearing a male yelling through her cameras. Deputies arrived in the area within minutes and were unable to locate anyone.

Suspicious Vehicle, 8:40 a.m., SW Evergreen Street, Mill City. Non-criminal.

Suspicious Vehicle, 9:52 a.m., S First Avenue, Mill City. No public narrative.

Animal Complaint, 11:19 a.m., N Main Street, Scio. No public narrative.

Trespass, 2:42 p.m., SW Cedar Street, Mill City. Juvenile trespassed on school property.

Traffic Stop, 3:45 p.m., N First Avenue/NE Wall Street, Mill City. Driver cited for driving while suspended and failure to carry proof of insurance.

Traffic Stop, 4:39 p.m., N First Avenue/NE Wall Street, Mill City. Driver warned for equipment violation.

Traffic Stop, 5:46 p.m., Lyons-Mill City Drive, Lyons. Driver warned for lighting violation.

Mental Health, 7:07 p.m., SE Hazel Street, Mill City. Information documented regarding a potential altercation.

Shots Heard, 7:12 p.m., Neal Park Road, Lyons. Deputies and detectives investigated possible shooting incident.

Suspicious Circumstances, 7:29 p.m., Rock Creek Road, Gates. Caller reported a loud noise. Nothing located by deputies.

Traffic Stop, 11 p.m., Neal Park Road, Lyons. Driver warned for missing mud flaps, unreadable tag and license plate light out.

Feb. 10

Suspicious Vehicle, 7:37 a.m., Cedar Mill Road, Lyons. Deputies located suspicious vehicle and contacted owner who had parked at the location and went for a run.

Traffic Stop, 9:59 a.m., NW Santiam Blvd./NW Fifth Avenue, Mill City. Driver warned for moving violation.

Elude, 10:08 a.m., NW Santiam Blvd./NW Ninth Avenue, Mill City. Deputy attempted to stop a vehicle that did not stop. Deputy did not pursue.

Extra Patrol, 11:09 a.m., SE Kingwood Avenue, Mill City. Deputies conducted traffic enforcement.

Traffic Stop, 12:02 p.m., SE Kingwood and S First avenues, Mill City. Driver warned for speed.

Traffic Stop, 12:16 p.m., SE Kingwood and SE Third avenues, Mill City. Driver warned for speed.

Traffic Stop, 12:26 p.m., SE Kingwood and SE Third avenues, Mill City. Driver warned for moving violation.

Traffic Stop, 1:28 p.m., SE Kingwood and SE Second avenues, Mill City. Driver cited for 43 MPH in 25 MPH zone.

Traffic Stop, 2:10 p.m., SW Kingwood and SW Fourth avenues, Mill City. Driver warned for expired tags.

Suspicious Person, 5:11 p.m., S First Avenue, Mill City. Deputies contacted male and female setting up camp on school property. They were advised to move along and did.

Extra Patrol, 7:53 p.m., S First Avenue, Mill City. Deputies conducted extra patrols around local businesses.

Traffic Stop, 8:09 p.m., SW Broadway Street, Mill City. Driver warned for failure to obey traffic control device.

Suspicious Vehicle, 8:17 p.m., S First Avenue, Mill City. Deputies responded to individual loitering. Individual left the area.

Traffic Stop, 8:57 p.m., SW Broadway Street, Mill City. Driver warned for failure to obey traffic control device.

Traffic Stop, 9:20 p.m., SW Broadway Street, Mill City. Driver warned for failure to obey traffic control device.

Feb. 11

Extra Patrol, 5:09 a.m., SE Fairview Street, Mill City. 

Extra Patrol, 8:06 a.m., SE Church Street, Idanha. Patrol of Idanha.

Traffic Stop, 12 p.m., SW Beech Street/SW Fourth Avenue, Scio. Driver warned for equipment violation.

Traffic Stop, 12:23 p.m., Highway 226/SE Cedar Street, Scio. Driver warned for equipment violation.

Extra Patrol, 4:05 p.m., SE Fairview Street, Mill City. Kimmel Park. Nothing suspicious found.

Traffic Stop, 4:18 p.m., SE Fairview Street/SE Fourth Avenue, Mill City. Driver cited for driving uninsured.

Traffic Stop, 4:56 p.m., S First Avenue/SE Hazel Street, Mill City. Driver warned for improper display.

Traffic Stop, 5:28 p.m., NW Santiam Blvd./NW Ninth Avenue, Mill City. Driver warned for speed.

Traffic Stop, 5:46 p.m., NW Second Avenue/NW Alder Street, Mill City. Driver warned for equipment violation.

Park Patrol, 9:59 p.m., SE Fairview Street, Mill City. Kimmel Park. Nothing suspicious found.

Suspicious Person, 10:04 p.m., SW Evergreen Street/SW Second Avenue, Mill City. Deputies contacted suspicious male walking around at night. Male had a frisbee he was testing in the street.

Traffic Stop, 10:37 p.m., S First Avenue, Mill City. Driver warned for failure to obey traffic control device.

Feb. 12

Welfare Check, 9:44 a.m., SW Fifth Avenue, Scio. Deputy conducted welfare check by phone and found the caller has mental health issues.

Found Dog, 11:25 a.m., SE Fairview Street, Mill City. Deputy was unable to catch found dog. Animal Control was notified.

Traffic Stop, 2:01 p.m., Kingwood Avenue, Mill City. Driver warned for obstructed plates.

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