Friday, February 14, 2014
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.
Police intervened in an apparent sexual assault at 512 E. Chestnut after an officer kicked the door open to gain access to the residence. Officers arrested Mikal F. Yasin, 38.
A two-vehicle, noninjury rear-end collision occurred Thursday at 8 p.m. at West Poplar Street and Sixth Avenue.
A city garbage trucker driver became unconscious Friday 7:46 a.m. while driving on J Street near Lark Drive. The truck slowly came to rest at 2020 J Street and did damage to a chain-link fence. The driver was transported to a hospital.
Graffiti was reported Thursday at 214 W. Sumach Street.
A backpack was taken Monday morning from a patron of the Sherwood Center, 47 S. Park St.
A package was stolen from the mail Thursday afternoon at a residence on the 400 block of Lincoln Street.
Walla Walla County
Two Molotov cocktails were thrown at a residence on the 800 block of Ankeny Street Thursday, 7:58 p.m. The devices caused a small fire in the front lawn of the residence. During the incident a device was thrown through the front window, but the structure was not damaged by fire. An investigation is continuing.
On Thursday, a student at Vista Hermosa Foundation school, 1111 Fishhook Park Road, reported seeing another student with a pellet gun. Deputies investigated and questioned a number of youths. The matter was turned over to school officials.
Mikal F. Yasin, 38, 512 E. Chestnut St. Charge: investigation of second degree rape and fourth degree assault.
Mercedes Marie Nickerson, 23, address unknown. Charge: investigation of possession of controlled substance.
WW County Sheriff
James Clinton Van Vleck, 77, 65 Hatch Grade Road. Charge: investigation of driving under the influence.