Centralia Police Department
• At 9:54 a.m. on Tuesday, a tan Momentum brand bicycle was reported stolen in the 1200 block of Borthwick Street.
Two Booked on Alleged Protection Order Violations
• At 10:27 a.m. on Tuesday, police responded to the 100 block of South Pearl Street and arrested Michael J. Bock, 46, of Tenino, on suspicion of violating a protection order.
• At 11:04 p.m. on Tuesday, police responded to the 1300 block of Belmont Avenue and arrested Albert Revis, 29, a transient, on suspicion of violating a protection order.
Cash Stolen from Purse
• At 10:55 a.m. on Tuesday, police received a report of $140 being stolen from a purse in the 900 block of South Scheuber Road last week.
• At 12:06 p.m. on Tuesday, a vehicle prowl was reported in the 200 block of L Street. A gallon of water-proofing liquid was reported stolen from the rear of a truck.
Bothell Man Arrested on Warrant, Making False Statement
• At 12:37 p.m. on Tuesday, police responded to the 500 block of North Tower Avenue and arrested Mark A. Barnett, 31, of Bothell, on a state Department of Corrections warrant and on suspicion of making a false statement.
Hit and Run Suspect Cited
• At 1:19 p.m. on Tuesday, police responded to a report of a hit and run near the intersection of First and K streets in Centralia. Joseph W. Bishop, 47, of Centralia, was arrested on suspicion of hit and run and third-degree driving with a suspended license.
Neah Bay Man Arrested on Meth Charge
• At 8:11 a.m. on Wednesday, police responded to the 600 block of Harrison Avenue and arrested Daren J. Akin, 28, of Neah Bay, on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine.
Stanwood Shoplifting Suspect Cited
• At 10:15 a.m. on Wednesday, police responded to the 1100 block of Harrison Avenue and cited Jonathan A. Breslow, 45, of Stanwood, on suspicion of third-degree theft for allegedly stealing items from a business.
• At 11:02 a.m. on Wednesday, gasoline was reported stolen from a vehicle in a fenced area in the 2000 block of Borst Avenue.
Shirt, Jeans Stolen
• At 12:09 p.m. on Wednesday, a T-shirt and a pair of jeans were reported stolen from a business in the 300 block of North Tower Avenue.
Stolen Jeep Found
• At 12:51 p.m. on Wednesday, a Jeep Cherokee that had earlier been reported stolen in Lewis County was recovered near the intersection of Borthwick and Marsh streets.
Teens Kicked Out of Motel Pool
• At 5:07 p.m. on Wednesday, police responded to the 1000 block of Eckerson Road to a report of trespassing. Three teenage boys were contacted by police after being kicked out of a motel pool. They were not guests at the motel. The teens were reportedly also kicked out of the pool area the previous day after allegedly damaging a hot tub. The case is under investigation.
Suspect Steals Cigarette Rolling Papers After Card Declined
• At 6:03 p.m. on Wednesday, police received a report of a shoplifter in the 1000 block of Harrison Avenue. A male suspect allegedly was attempting to buy cigarette rolling papers when his card was declined. He allegedly picked up the papers and walked out the door without paying.
• At 12:14 a.m. on Thursday, a gold, 2000 Toyota Camry with a California license plate was reported stolen in the 1500 block of Delaware Avenue.
Chehalis Police Department
• At 10:33 a.m. on Monday, a shoplifter was reported in the 500 block of South Market Boulevard. No arrests were reported.
• At 12:17 p.m. on Monday, a shoplifter was reported in the 500 block of South Market Boulevard. No arrests were made.
• At 4:23 p.m. on Tuesday, a shoplifter was reported in the 1600 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue. No arrests were made.
• At 6:37 p.m. on Monday, police responded to the 400 block of Southwest William Avenue to a report of harassment. They contacted two individuals and arrested one on an outstanding warrant. The second fled the scene on foot. Later that night, police arrested the man, identified as Joseph R. Rogers, 27, of Cinebar, on suspicion of harassment — threat to kill, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. He was scheduled to be charged in Lewis County Superior Court Tuesday but the Lewis County Prosecutor’s Office declined to file charges.
Scam Calls Reported
• At 6:45 a.m. on Tuesday, police received a report of a scam call from the 600 block of Northwest Rhode Island Place. The scammer reportedly threatened the victim with warrants and claimed to be from the IRS.
• At 10:27 a.m. on Tuesday, police received a report of a scam call from the 1900 block of Southeast Maple Drive. The scammer reportedly told the victims their grandson was in jail and needed money.
• At 8:50 a.m. on Tuesday, gasoline was reported stolen in the 1400 block of Southwest Mills Avenue.
Phone Harassment Reported
• At 1:42 p.m. on Tuesday, police received a report of phone harassment in the 500 block of Northwest Center Street.
• At 4:44 p.m. on Tuesday, a trespasser was reported in the 600 block of West Main Street.
• At 7:50 p.m. on Tuesday, police received a report of kids trespassing in the 1000 block of Southwest 20th Street.
• At 4:50 p.m. on Tuesday, counterfeit cash was reported in the 1600 block of Northwest Louisiana Avenue.
Lewis County Sheriff’s Office
One Vehicle Prowled, a Second Stolen in Winlock
• At about 7 a.m. on Tuesday, deputies responded to the 100 block of Conrad Road in Winlock to a report of a vehicle prowl and vehicle theft. The victim reported that he discovered that morning that someone broke into his GMC Sierra and stole a wallet and key to a second vehicle, a maroon 2000 Jeep Cherokee. The Cherokee was stolen. The case is under investigation.
Tools Stolen in Centralia Burglary
• At 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, deputies responded to a report of a burglary in the 4000 block of Harrison Avenue in Centralia. Residents reported they woke to find a garage door was damaged and first thought a vehicle backed into it. However, they noticed the door’s latch was cut and items including a tool box, tools, a welder, cutting torch and chain saw were damaged.
Forgery, Theft Suspect Arrested
• On July 13, deputies received a report of forgery and theft from an Onalaska woman’s bank account at locations between July 4 and 11 in Lewis, Cowlitz and Thurston county locations. The woman reported the thefts when she learned her bank account had been overdrawn and learned that a man was writing checks on the account. About $1,100 was stolen. The suspect, James D. Maloney, 30, of Winlock, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of second-degree theft and booked into the Lewis County Jail. He was also referred to prosecutors on suspicion of six counts of forgery.
DUI Suspect Arrested After Seen Lying in Road
• At 7:06 p.m. on Wednesday, deputies and officers from the Morton Police Department received a report of a possibly intoxicated man lying outside his vehicle blocking traffic in Morton. The suspect then reportedly got in his vehicle and headed west. Deputies caught up to him in the 100 block of Leonard Road in Ethel. The suspect, Glenn E. Langenbach, 67, of Olympia, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Lewis County Jail Statistics
• As of Thursday morning, the Lewis County Jail had a total population of 201 inmates — 173 in general population and 28 in its Work Ethic and Restitution Center. Of the general population inmates, 151 were male and 22 were female. Of WERC inmates, 23 were male and 5 were female. Of the total population, 44 inmates were booked through contracts with agencies outside Lewis County.
By The Chronicle Staff
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