Monday, August 5, 2013
Information is compiled by the Union-Bulletin staff from the official logs and records of area law enforcement and emergency service agencies. Readers with any information on these or other crimes should call the local police or county sheriff’s department. By law, victims of crimes may request through law enforcement agencies that their names not be released to the media. Theft and vandalism reports were filed Saturday, Sunday and today unless otherwise noted.
Two-vehicle collision at Second Avenue and Poplar Street: one motorist cited for hit and run. No injuries were reported.
An 18-year-old man reportedly fell asleep at the wheel and struck a parked, unoccupied car in the 200 block of Tausick Way: no injuries reported.
An 18-year-old couple was trespassed from a tunnel under Power House Theatre after reportedly living there for a brief time.
A bike was reportedly stolen from an apartment at Kingsgate East Apartments. A tar-like substance was discovered smeared in a door lock and an eye-hole in doors on other apartments in the complex.
A motorist struck a road sign at West Pine Street and Ninth Avenue, then fled the scene.
Two bags of electrical tools reportedly stolen from a truck in the 00 block of Boyer Avenue.
Change stolen from a soda machine at K-Mart.
A resident of the 600 block of Canary Street reported someone poured silicone on the trunk of his car, then set rocks in the silicone.
Shed Fire reported at 2112 Crawford Drive at 2:41 p.m., Sunday. Fire likely caused by cigarette smoking, according to Walla Walla Fire Department officials. No injuries reported.
Walla Walla County
A 26-year-old woman called police to report her husband tried to choke her to death. After a brief investigation, deputies determined the woman had assaulted her husband following a verbal dispute over money.
Fishing gear valued at $875 reportedly stolen from a boat on Heritage Road.
Vehicle egged in the 300 block of East Patit Avenue.
Mail theft reported on Highway 339.
Birch Creek Road residents reported their neighbors were honking a moped horn and driving a lawn mower around in circles since 6 a.m., Saturday morning.
Window screen slashed at Cockburn Distributing.
Residential burglary reported in the 100 block of Southeast Ninth Avenue.
An underage drinking party and bonfire reported on Lincton Mountain Road near Milton-Freewater.
Justin C. Esquivel, 25, Portland. Charge: investigation of driving while intoxicated.