Police blotter - May 19, 2011


Information from the public safety column comes from the records of the Lake Oswego Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:

Note to readers: This is an abridged version of the Lake Oswego blotter. For the full log, including arrests, please see the print edition of your local newspaper.


5/12/11 1:11 p.m. Two cars nearly slammed into each other when the green lights at the intersection of Boones Ferry and Bryant roads both went on at the same time.

5/12/11 3:35 p.m. A 91-year-old woman was cited for careless driving and failure to remain stopped for a pedestrian in a crosswalk at the intersection of Boones Ferry and Oakridge roads.


5/10/11 3:02 p.m. A Sony Erickson cell phone was stolen from a location on Fifth Street.

5/11/11 8:15 p.m. A robbery was committed at the home of a deceased couple.

5/12/11 9:37 a.m. A yellow trim Giant 20-speed road bike worth $750 was stolen some time over the past two weeks.

5/14/11 3:03 p.m. A shoplifter made off with $280 worth of swimsuits from a woman's clothing store. Tags and sensors were found in the dressing room.

5/16/11 10:31 a.m. A purse was stolen from an unlocked vehicle at a supermarket.


5/10/11 11:42 a.m. Official mediation was sought to solve the problem of one juvenile threatening to beat up another juvenile.

5/10/11 1:22 p.m. A big tan dog eluded attempts to capture him on Iron Mountain Boulevard.

5/10/11 2:59 p.m. A patient left his car motor running while he went in to see a doctor on Mercantile Drive. He explained the battery had just been jumped and needed to be charged up.

5/10/11 5:19 p.m. A mama duck and a baby duck were causing problems with their antics on Brookhurst Drive and Highway 43.

5/10/11 7:57 p.m. Four teens riding bikes were beating on a monument sign for the New Trillium Woods housing area.

5/11/11 2:18 a.m. A 24-year-old man was cited for making disturbing noises on Kingsgate Road.

5/11/11 2:53 p.m. Nicholas Paul Hepziban, 19, was cited and released for failure to register as a sex offender.

5/11/11 4:55 p.m. While leaving a bank, a woman was honked at by a man, who then told her he could fix the dent in her car for $300. Upon completion, she told him he had done a terrible job and now wants police awareness of this phony fix-it man.

5/11/11 8:39 p.m. Three teens were illegally defecating in Lamot Springs Park and were also probably doing drugs. Two of the teens were cited for possession and offensive littering.

5/11/11 10 p.m. An angry ex-boyfriend is threatening to come over and confront his scared ex-girlfriend.

5/11/11 10:36 p.m. A son made an unwelcome appearance at his mother's house, and she wanted police to check him out for drug possession. But he left before an officer could arrive.

5/12/11 7:57 a.m. An 82-year-old woman is depressed, and her husband believes she needs to be seen by a psychiatric physician.

5/12/11 9:30 a.m. The landscape of a woman's house on Dellwood Drive was damaged overnight.

5/12/11 3:16 p.m. A subject came to a door on Cardinal Drive wanting to inspect the heating and cooling system of a home. However, the subject had previously been observed going through mailboxes on the street.

5/12/11 5:48 p.m. Three dopers were observed rolling joints inside a car parked on Meadows Road.

5/12/11 6:07 p.m. A 15-year-old juvenile jumped out of a car and ran away. The mother is now in pursuit.

5/13/11 1:56 p.m. A woman returned home to her residence on Westview Drive to find the lights and TV on, but nothing was missing. Her neighbor reported the very same thing happening to her.

5/13/11 7:57 p.m. Two juveniles were seen drinking from a bag as they walked down the railroad tracks. They are suspects in the graffiti on the railroad crossing.

5/13/11 11:14 p.m. Three men in a dark car were asking people to sell items on Greystroke Drive.

5/14/11 10:13 a.m. A dog was caught inside of a car locked at Kaady Car Wash on N. State Street.

5/14/11 12:08 p.m. A man selling fruit on the street was advised to cease and go get a permit.

5/15/11 11:52 a.m. A woman keeps getting notes on her car that say 'I really like your car, call me if you ever want to sell it.'

5/15/11 3:58 p.m. Four juveniles, two girls and two boys, are standing on Lakeview Boulevard and have almost been hit by passing vehicles.

5/15/11 10:05 p.m. A man is being confronted by a coyote each evening when he takes his dog outside on Wheatherstone Court. He desires to know what his rights are if the coyote becomes confrontational.

5/15/11 10:41 p.m. Three juveniles cited for reckless driving were released to the custody of their parents.

5/16/11 2:47 p.m. A drunken older man fell down twice while waiting for a bus on Pacific Highway.

5/16/11 9:52 p.m. A runaway 17-year-old daughter called her mother from a location in Bend. She was located and taken to Clackamas County Juvenile Resource Center.


5/11/11 4:25 p.m. A phony check for $99.49 was made on a woman's account.

5/16/11 12:33 p.m. The fraudulent use of a debit card resulted in the theft of $944.59.

5/16/11 5:05 p.m. A Texas asset management company informed a man he had requested the firm send him a $3,200 grant proposal. This was news to him.