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

ARRESTS

noon Feb. 15; Vernon P. Bolin, 41, of Sandy was arrested at his parents’ home under suspicion of assault, strangulation and harassment of his stepfather and mother. He was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail on $18,500 bail.

WARRANTS

8:52 p.m. Feb. 11; Michael D. Crane, 30, of Sandy was arrested in the 17400 block of Meinig Avenue on a Clackamas County warrant for failure to appear for possession of methamphetamine and theft. He also was charged with possession of methamphetamine and less than 1 ounce of marijuana He was lodged in the Clackamas County Jail on $35,000 bail.

CITATIONS

12:09 p.m. Feb. 15; Robert G. Farris, 57, of Gresham was cited and released behind a business in the 36700 block of Highway 26. Farris’ truck was reportedly backed up to a stack of pallets, and there were more pallets in the truck. He admitted taking pallets without permission, according to the police report, and replaced them on the stack before leaving.

6:01 p.m. Feb. 15; William C. Johnston, 35, of Sandy was arrested after a hit-and-run crash near Meinig Avenue and Proctor Boulevard. He was charged with failure to perform the duties of a driver, booked into the Clackamas County Jail and later released.

9:53 p.m. Feb. 15; Richard W. Gardner, 21, of Estacada was cited and released near Highway 26 and 362nd Drive for possession of less than 1 ounce of marijuana.

9:53 p.m. Feb. 15; Cody W. Richardson, 21, of Estacada was cited and released near Highway 26 and 362nd Drive for possession of less than 1 ounce of marijuana.

11 p.m. Feb. 15; Trevor H. O’Connor, 18, of Sandy was cited and released in the 15200 block of Penny Avenue for possession of less than 1 ounce of marijuana.

IMPAIRED DRIVING

11 p.m. Feb. 11; Corina L. Berna, 47, of Gladstone was arrested in the 37600 block of Highway 26 under suspicion of driving while intoxicated. She also was cited for possession of marijuana. She was transported to the Clackamas County Jail, where she was cited and later released.

4:06 a.m. Feb. 17; Joshua A. Horgos, 26, of Gresham was arrested near Cascadia Village Drive and Bornstedt Road under suspicion of driving while intoxicated. He also was cited for hit and run after a crash. He was transported to the Clackamas County Jail, where he was cited and later released.

THEFT

4:04 p.m. Feb. 11; a resident of the 16200 block of Bluff Road reported that several weeks earlier someone stole about $1,200 in cleaning equipment.

7:49 p.m. Feb. 11; an employee of a business in the 37600 block of Highway 26 reported that someone walked out of the store without paying for merchandise. Surveillance cameras captured the image, and police know the name of the suspect.

4:40 p.m. Feb. 13; a customer of a business in the 38600 block of Proctor Boulevard gave a clerk a $20 counterfeit bill. When asked to wait for the arrival of police, the customer ran away. An investigation is continuing.

8:07 p.m. Feb. 14; a man who entered a business in the 38900 block of Proctor Boulevard told a clerk he was armed with a knife, and demanded all of the money. He left with an undisclosed amount of money. The thin, 20-something man was dressed in a hooded sweatshirt and had a bandana over his face. An investigation is continuing.

11:57 p.m. Feb. 15; an employee of a business in the 39500 block of Pioneer Boulevard reported that a customer left the store without paying for $8 of merchandise. An investigation is continuing.

MISCELLANEOUS

2 p.m. Feb. 8; a passenger on a SAM bus threatened another passenger with a knife. The driver chastised the man with the knife, and police have excluded him from riding a Sandy bus for at least six months.

LOST AND FOUND

4:04 p.m. Feb. 12; a Sandy resident gave police a bag containing about 2 pounds of marijuana trimmings that had been found behind a business in the 37600 block of Highway 26. The trimmings were taken to the police property room for later destruction. There were no clues about the person who had placed the bag behind the building.