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Police log

Oct. 12

n A red 1996 Acura Integra was stolen from the 2700 block of Main Street. A blue 1995 Honda Civic was stolen from the 2700 block of 22nd Avenue.

n Officers responded to a report of a female stumbling and flailing about on Elm Street. Officers contacted the woman, who appeared to be under the influence methamphetamine. She was transported to the hospital by ambulance.

n Police responded to an intentional overdose on Main Street. The patient was transported to the hospital. 

Oct. 13

n A man called to report his attic crawlspace had been bugged because people were staring at him and saying things about him.

n A brother called to have a male friend of his sister’s removed from the residence that the brother rented to her. This request had just followed the sister’s arrest. Officers explained landlord/tenant laws to the brother.

Oct. 14

n A citizen on B Street caught someone on videotape ringing their door bell at 1:15 a.m. and wanted to hang posters around town with the individual’s picture.

n A man on A Street received a call from someone claiming to be the power company saying he owed $350 or his power would be shut off. The man did not respond to the scam. Other similar calls of this nature were received around town.

n A woman on C Street called police after she gave her four-year-old to someone and now could not locate the child. The child was eventually located. Officers contacted the Department of Children’s Services.

n A man consumed a fifth of whiskey and then called 911 for help. He was transported to the hospital by ambulance.

Oct. 15

n A citizen called for advice about disposing of drug paraphernalia that belonged to a family member.

n Police checked on an elderly woman who was reportedly possibly suicidal. She was upset about a pending eviction but did not want to hurt herself.

Oct. 16

n A grandmother received a phone call regarding her granddaughter being in jail and needing her to wire $2,500 to get her out. The grandmother withdrew the money from the bank but fortunately started to have second thoughts and stopped by the police station.

n A man was arrested on a warrant near Pacific Avenue and Yew Street. A loaded syringe and baggie with heroin residue was found under his jeans at the jail. He was charged with supplying contraband and heroin.

n Forest Grove officers assisted the sheriff’s office with high-speed chase on Highway 26 in the Banks area by setting up south of the area in case the suspect doubled back. The suspect ended up crashing, which ended the pursuit.

Oct. 17

n A caller reported a female in the street with a sign saying “SOS Mental Cops.” Officers contacted the woman who was in need of mental health assistance. She was transported to the hospital.

n A citizen called after seeing a person walk into a closed doctor’s office. It turned out to be the doctor.

Oct. 18

n A church employee called police after arriving to find a man inside. The man was last seen running down Cedar Street. Officers called in a Beaverton canine unit and searched the area with negative results.


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