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1F  r - June 20, 2012 Your COMMUNITY Page 9 Photos by Scott Swanson Danika Fisher, 6, puts her name on a fish print she made at the Foster Free Fishing Day event held Saturday, July 9, at Lewis Creek Park. At left is her mother, Michelle Fisher, while, behind them, her dad Larry Fisher helps Braylie Fisher, 2, pairtt. At right, Candace Gray of the U.S. Forest Service staffs the booth. The event in- cluded games, displays and lots of fishing as stocked trout were released into a netted enclosure off the beach. Above, left, Matthew Blundon, 9 months, of Springfield holds his first catch ever -a whopper that he snagged with some help from his morn. His dad, Brett Blundon, holding him, is a fisheries biologist with the U.S. Forest Service. At left, a young angler exults over the fish he caught. / Safety From page 7 lighter fluid into a fire, 1200 block of 43rd. Officer contacted parents and made them aware. June 13 4:12 a.m.- Officer lbcated additional graffiti at 1206 Main St. Approximate damage was $1130. 1:09 p.m. - Caller reported that a male in his house would not let him inside, then another caller reported that two males were throwing hot coffee on each other and fighting 'with sticks, 3200 block of Main. Officer responded. Parties were separated. There was no physical injury, and neither party wished to pursue charges. 1:09 p.m. - Steve Terry Walker, 23, arrested on Linn County warrant for failure to comply on a traffic citation, with full cash bail of $617 required, 1 lth and Poplar. Cited and released. 2:43 p.m. - Single-vehicle crash involving a green 2002 Honda Civic, 43700 block of North River Drive. Three injured, including driver Kyle B. Dearborn, 16, and passengers Hailey A. DeLeon, 14, and Marissa L. Estes, 14, all of Lebanon. DeLeon and Dearborn transported to hospital by ambulance. Estes transported by REACH air ambulance. The vehicle crashed when it hit a rough patch of pavement, dropping onto the shoulder, locking up brakes and striking a tree on an embankment above Foster Lake. No citations. 2:56 p.m. - Caller reported that someone had used an elderly female's account and made fraudulent charges, 1000 block of Cedar. Bank alerted account owner, and the bank covered charges. 3:27 p.m. - Caller reported that an Oregon Trail card was used at location last week without permission, 621 Main St., Thriftway. Report taken. 3:57 p.m. - Caller reported a juvenile sitting on a computer chair, which was tied to a bicycle and being pulled down the street by another juvenile, Mountain View and 22nd. Officer responded. Unable to locate. 9:24 p.m. - Caller reported fire at Hawthorne Elementary School, and juveniles were reported running from the area, 3205 Long St. Officer responded. Accidental smoke alarm activation by employee. June 12 6:46 a.m. - Caller reported that someone painted graffiti on CenturyLink building, 1208 10th Ave. Report taken. 7:03 a.m. - Police officer located building with graffiti painted on it, 1206 Main St. Report taken. 4:19 p.m. - Jory Ryan Davis, 28, arrested on Linn County warrant for failure to appear on original charge of second-degree criminal trespass, Lebanon Justice Court warrant for failure to appear on a criminal citation and parole violation in California for a traffic offense, 1024 Mountain View Road. Transported tO Linn County Jail to await extradition to California. 5:05 p.m. - Caller located drug paraphernalia near the old phone booth at Towne Pump, 890 Main St. Item seized for destruction. 5:23 p.m. - Caller reported that his boat and boat motor were stolen approximately two weeks ago, 2200 block of Main. Items taken from address outside of city limits. Linn County Sheriff's Office advised. Boat located at a local business and returned, but the motor and other items remained missing. Investigation continuing. 5:43 p.m. - Lynette Irene Leslie, 33, arrested for third-degree theft of items valued at $7, 1530 Main St., Santiam Drug. Cited and released. 7:19 p.m. - Caller reported that someone had entered his vehicle while he was fishing, Pleasant Valley Boat Ramp. Wires were cut and an iPod stolen. Items valued at $250, and damage estimated at $10. 7:52 p.m. - Caller reported that someone attempted to break into her car while parked at Thriftway, 621 Main St. Officer responded. Vehicle was not entered. A third party saw someone try toget into the vehicle. The subject left the area when the subject noticed that someone was Photos by Sean C. Morgan Firefighters help a passenger up an embankment from a crash above Foster Lake off North River Drive. The single-vehicle crash was reported at 2:43 p.m. on June 13 in the 43700 block, near Gedney Creek. The driver hit rough pavement, in an area that includes slumping pavement and gravel, and lost control. A REACH air ambulance takes off with a patient Marissa Estesfrom the field below Sweet Home Junior High. More details about the crash and vehicle occupants are in the Public Safety log at far left. watching. June 11 3:49 p.m. - Caller's son located seven unspent .22-caliber cartridges, Sankey Park at BMX track. Cartridges seized. 4:28 p.m. - Robert Hershel Briggs, 38, arrested for fourth- degree assault, 1351 Clark Mill Road. Cited and released. 8:50 p.m. - Jacob Paul Hepler, 21, arrested for driving under the influence, 12th and Redwood. Cited and released. 10:21 p.m. -J.J. Lee Purcell, 18, arrested on Sweet Home warrant for failure to appear on original charge of second-degree criminal mischief, Eugene. Cited and released. June 9 8:17 p.m. - Caller reported a male with a vehicle in a ditch, 42200 Ames Creek Drive. Deputy responded and found roadway evidence of a crash. The vehicle looked like it was traveling west on Ames Creek when it lost control negotiating a curve. The vehicle appeared to have spun and impacted a steep embankment on the north side of the road. It looked like someone had cleaned up the roadway, and an Oregon license plate was in the ditch. The deputy did not see any property damage. The vehicle was clearly totaled with more than $1,500 worth of damage. Airbags had been deployed on the driver's side. The deputy did not see any blood or obvious sign of injury. The license plate was placed inside the vehicle. Driver was not located, and the investigation was continuing. ttnn Roofing, I//c. Over 30 years experience I Free estimates I Locally owned I Tear-offs with no mess i Hand nailed, architect & 3-tab shingles i Snap-lock, Hi-rib metal & fiat roofs I All workmanship guaranteed [