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Centralia Police Department

Suspect Booked After Alleged Assault on Officer, Nurse

• At 8:19 a.m. on Tuesday, police responded to the 900 block of South Scheuber Road and arrested Victor A. Lopez-Roman, 23, of Centralia, on suspicion of third-degree assault for allegedly kicking a nurse trying to treat him and for allegedly spitting at and kicking an officer.

Money Orders Forged

• At 9:24 a.m. on Tuesday, police received a report from the 1100 block of Harrison Avenue that three money orders were stolen and forged in October.

Burglary Reported

• At 10:10 a.m. on Tuesday, police received a report of a burglary in the 1100 block of G Street. Numerous items were reported stolen from a residence.

Teen Referred for Marijuana Charges

• At 11:55 a.m. on Tuesday, police responded to the 800 block of Eshom Road after receiving a report of a teen in possession of marijuana. A 15-year-old boy has been referred to prosecutors for charges of possession of marijuana.

Vehicle Prowl

• At 12:25 p.m. on Tuesday, a vehicle prowl was reported in the 500 block of North Tower Avenue. A car stereo and gasoline were reported stolen from two vehicles in a parking lot.

• At 7:34 p.m. on Tuesday, a vehicle prowl was reported in the 1200 block of West Main Street. A stereo was stolen.

Fire Set Outside Building

• At 1:11 p.m. on Tuesday, police responded to a report of malicious mischief in the 1200 block of Alder Street. A small fire was set outside a building. No damage was reported.

Gasoline Stolen from Bus in Church Parking Lot

• At 2:11 p.m. Tuesday, police received a report of a theft of gasoline from a bus in a church parking lot in the 1200 block of North Scheuber Road. The theft occurred in the past few days.

Woman Booked on Assault Charge

• At 3:35 p.m. on Tuesday, police responded to a report of an assault in the 1000 block of North Pearl Street and arrested Sarah M. Culp, 35, of Centralia, on suspicion of fourth-degree assault and an outstanding warrant.

Centralia Man Booked on Protection Order Violation

• At 8:12 p.m. on Tuesday, police in the 500 block of South Tower Avenue arrested Jacob S. Drury, 22, of Centralia, on suspicion of violating a protection order after reportedly seeing him with a woman he was prohibited from contacting.

Deodorant Stolen

• At 10:04 p.m. on Tuesday, police received a report of a theft of a can of deodorant in the 500 block of South Tower Avenue.

Teen Referred on Drug Charge

• At 8:47 a.m. on Wednesday, police responded to the 800 block of Eshom Road and contacted a 17-year-old boy on suspicion of possession of drug paraphernalia. He will be referred for possible charges to the Lewis County Prosecutor’s Office.

Hit and Run

• At 12:46 p.m. on Wednesday, a hit and run was reported in the 1100 block of Harrison Avenue.

Juveniles Face Theft Charges

• At 3 p.m. on Wednesday, police responded to a report of a theft from the 1100 block of Harrison Avenue. Three juvenile males are being referred to prosecutors on suspicion of third-degree theft.

Wheels, Tires Taken from Vehicle

• At 7:53 p.m. on Wednesday, two wheels and tires were reported stolen from a vehicle in the 900 block of South Silver Street.

Chehalis Police Department

Protection Order Violated

• At 8:18 a.m. on Monday, police received a report that a protection order was violated in the 200 block of Southeast Washington Avenue.

Hit and Run

• At 10:39 a.m. on Monday, a hit and run was reported in the 300 block of North Market Boulevard.

Motor, Hydraulic Pump Stolen

• At 12:48 p.m. on Monday, a theft was reported in the 200 block of Northwest Quincy Place. A Honda motor and a hydraulic pump were stolen.

Petitioner Reported Trespassing

• At 1:40 p.m. on Monday, police received a report that a petitioner was trespassing in the 1600 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue.

Harassment Reported

• At 1:58 p.m. on Monday, harassment was reported in the 1500 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue.

Shoplifting Reported

• At 6:24 p.m. on Monday, police received a report of a shoplifter taking purses full of merchandise valued at $158.95 without paying in the 1600 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue. Leah M. Vann, 30, of Centralia, who was previously trespassed from the store, was arrested on suspicion of second-degree burglary and possession of heroin.

• At 7:40 p.m. on Tuesday, police received a report of a shoplifter in the 500 block of South Market Boulevard.

WIC Checks Stolen

• At 9:02 p.m. on Monday, police received a report that WIC, or the federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, checks were stolen from the 1500 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue.

 Assault Under Investigation

• At 9:54 a.m. on Tuesday, police received a report of a fourth-degree assault in the 1000 block of Southwest 20th Street.

Theft Reported

• At 12:12 p.m. on Tuesday, police received a report of a third-degree theft in the 1600 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue.

Caller Reports Indecent Exposure

• At 12:32 p.m. on Tuesday, a woman called 911 and reported a man exposed himself to her in the 1400 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue.

Woman Cited for Violating Protection Order

• At 2:53 p.m. on Tuesday,

police received a report of a woman violating a protection order by sending text messages to the protected person in Chehalis. Tami M. McGinty, 42, of Chehalis, was cited on suspicion of violating the order.

Hit and Run

• At 3 p.m. on Tuesday, a hit and run was reported in the 100 block of Northeast Hampe Way.

DUI Suspect Booked

• At 6:09 p.m. on Tuesday, police responded to the 1700 block of North National Avenue and arrested Tawni L. Diaz-Deleon, 40, of Centralia, on suspicion of driving under the influence.

Caller Reports Suspected Drug Deal

• At 9:29 a.m. on Wednesday, a person called 911 to report seeing a suspected drug deal in the 1100 block of South Market Boulevard. The person reported seeing an exchange of money and a small object.

Harassment Reported

• At 6:56 p.m. on Wednesday, police received a report of harassment over social media from the 1000 block of Southwest McFadden Avenue.

Lewis County Sheriff’s Office

Honda Stolen

• At 8:09 a.m. on Tuesday, deputies responded to a report of a vehicle theft in the 3100 block of Ives Road in Centralia. A man reported he parked his red two-door 1997 Honda Civic in a parking lot the previous night and came out the next morning to find it gone.

Lewis County Jail Statistics

• As of Thursday morning, the Lewis County Jail had a total population of 197 inmates with 163 in general population and 34 in the Work Ethic and Restitution Center. Of general population inmates, 140 were men and 23 were women and of WERC inmates, 29 were men and five were women. One inmate was on work release and 50 were booked through contracts with agencies outside Lewis County.

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By The Chronicle Staff 

Please call news reporter Natalie Johnson with news tips. She can be reached at 807-8235 or njohnson@chronline.com.

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