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Tigard/Tualatin Police Log: Dec. 28 - Jan. 5


The Tigard Police Department made the following arrests between Dec. 28 and Jan. 5: Warrants — 4; theft — 11; criminal mischief — 1; disorderly conduct — 1; driving under the influence of intoxicants — 2; assault — 5; criminal trespass — 1; fraud — 1.

Monday, Jan. 4

• A handful of DVDs were stolen from a home in the 10700 block of Greenburg Road.

Sunday, Jan. 3

• Witnesses reported an assault near Greenburg Road and Coral Street.

• Someone choked a man in the 7900 block of Pfaffle Street.

• A woman struck a man in the face in the 12600 block of 127th Avenue. The man was upset because the woman struck him in front of children.

Saturday, Jan. 2

• A man claiming to be a security guard was seen at Muslim Educational Trust, 10330 S.W. Scholls Ferry Road. The man was not an employee of the school or a construction company working on the property. He ran off when confronted and witnesses suspect he was attempting to steal something.

• A man was “fiddling with” a knife outside Walmart, 7600 S.W. Dartmouth St. He didn’t threaten or attack anyone and kept to himself, but made people feel uncomfortable.

• A drunk man threatened a neighbor after she complained that his music was too loud.

• A woman at Washington Square mall, 9585 S.W. Washington Square Road, called police after another driver got upset over a parking space issue and threw a child’s building block at her car.

• A dog bit a man’s leg in the 13700 block of Mistletoe Drive. The dog ran out of a home and attacked the man before the owner could capture the dog and take it back inside.

• A dog barked in the 9500 block of Inez Street for hours.

Friday, Jan. 1

• Two men fought at Subway restaurant, 11634 S.W. Pacific Highway. The men threatened to kill one another and harassed other customers.

• A homeless man talked to himself in the 11600 block of Pacific Highway.

• A man checked out of Extended Stay America, 13009 S.W. 68th Parkway, but refused to leave the building when he was told that there wasn’t a manager on site to issue him a refund.

• A man smoked methamphetamine in a van parked near McDonalds, 11201 S.W. 72nd Ave.

• A man wearing a reflective vest in the 6600 block of Oak Street claimed to work for Century Link, but a neighbor in the area called police and said the man’s ID looked fake.

• Sunglasses and other items were stolen from a man in the 10600 block of McDonald Street.

• Two men fought at Gino’s Deli, 11945 S.W. Pacific Highway.

Thursday, Dec. 31

• A purse was stolen from Sinju Sushi, 7339 S.W. Bridgeport Road.

• Several cars were broken into in the 10800 block of 109th Avenue.

• A woman in the 11900 block of Burlheights Street called police and said that she believed someone was inside her house.

Wednesday, Dec. 30

• A man banged on a parked car’s window near Main Street and Commercial Street and demanded money. The man said he wanted money from the woman in the car. The woman’s husband told him to leave.

• A man with a shoulder-length beard was sleeping in the 12000 block of Main Street.

• A vehicle was broken into at Washington Square mall in the 9500 block of Washington Square Road.

• A man wearing a sidearm on his hip walked into WinCo, 7501 S.W. Dartmouth St. The man didn’t threaten anyone, but made customers feel uncomfortable.

• A woman was heard screaming in the 12000 block of Walnut Street.

Tuesday, Dec. 29

• A belligerent customer refused to leave Dotty’s, 13500 S.W. Pacific Highway.

• A man entered Baskin Robbins, 16200 S.W. Pacific Highway, and approached two women. The man touched one of the women. He was trespassed from the property.

• Someone was heard snoring inside a locked storage unit at Edgewood Manor, 14500 S.W. Hall Blvd.

• A package was stolen from a front porch in the 11100 block of Forest Lane.

• A man stood inside a Subway restaurant, 10763 S.W. Greenburg Road, yelling at employees. The man had a gun in a holster around his right leg.

• Someone stole cash and smaller tools from a car in the 11200 block of Arbre Court.

• A car driving near Johnson Street and Brookside Place passed a woman walking a group of dogs. The car brushed against one of the dogs. The dog wasn’t injured, but when the dog’s owner confronted the driver of the car, she said the woman was “taking up too much room on the road” and the driver said that she doesn’t like dogs.


The Tualatin Police Department reported the following between Dec. 29 and Jan. 4: 511 calls for service, 15 traffic crashes and 13 arrests.

Sunday, Jan. 3

• A Big Bear City, Calif., man was arrested for driving under the influence of intoxicants, reckless driving, reckless endangering and unlawful possession of a firearm after his semi-truck was found on Interstate 5 with him passed out inside near the Nyberg Street exit.

Saturday, Jan. 2

• Someone spray-painted the word “seek” in two different spots behind Hedges Greene Shopping Center, 8505 S.W. Tualatin-Sherwood Rd.

• A vehicle was reported to have a scratch after being scraped by another vehicle in the 19300 block of 65th Avenue.

• A Tualatin man was arrested on a theft warrant out of Hood River County in the 19400 block of Boones Ferry Road.

• Five vehicles were involved in a crash at the intersection of Tualatin-Sherwood Road and 124th Avenue.

Friday, Jan. 1

• A Tualatin man was arrested for methamphetamine possession near the intersection of Sagert Street and Martinazzi Avenue. His vehicle was also towed from the scene.

Thursday, Dec. 31

• A subwoofer was reported stolen from a vehicle in a break-in in the 11800 block of Tualatin Road.

• Green graffiti was found on a fence in the 8200 block of Mohawk Street.

• The back side of Family Cosmetic Implant Dentistry, 8555 S.W. Tualatin Rd., was tagged with graffiti.

• A Hillsboro man was cited for driving on a suspended license near the intersection of Tualatin Road and 115th Avenue.

• An officer used a firearm to euthanize an injured opossum in the 8200 block of Ponca Court.

• A Tualatin man was arrested for driving drunk and violating the terms of his probation near the intersection of 68th Avenue and Napa Court.

Wednesday, Dec. 30

• Police responded to a fight in the 8300 block of Mohawk Street. A person was transported to the hospital for a laceration to the arm but did not wish to press charges.

• A Tualatin man was cited for trespassing in the 8500 block of Tualatin-Sherwood Road.

• A Tualatin man was arrested on a felony warrant in the 18700 block of 90th Avenue.

• A Tualatin man was arrested for disorderly conduct after allegedly causing a disturbance while intoxicated at Riverwood Assisted Living, 18321 S.W. Pacific Hwy.

• A Tualatin man was arrested for driving drunk on a suspended license in the 19400 block of Martinazzi Avenue.

Tuesday, Dec. 29

• Someone’s vehicle window was broken as they drove through the 7000 block of McEwan Road.

• An Oregon City man was arrested on a probation violation detainer in the 19300 block of 65th Avenue.

• Items valued at about $1,550 were stolen from a storage unit in the 17900 block of McEwan Road.

• A Tualatin man who had been given a 30-day exclusion from the Tualatin Public Library, 18878 S.W. Martinazzi Ave., was discovered to have an outstanding warrant. He was subsequently arrested.

• More than $1,150 in items were stolen from a vehicle in the 18700 block of Boones Ferry Road.

• Either someone stole a woman’s wedding ring, valued at $6,595, from her home in the 8900 block of Avery Street, or she misplaced it.

• A Portland man was arrested for shoplifting after merchandise valued at $629 was allegedly stolen from REI, 7410 S.W. Bridgeport Rd. Police said he was then discovered to be in possession of methamphetamine after being taken to the Washington County Jail.