This log includes incidents in which there might have been a public disturbance or a risk to the public. Information comes from the Corvallis Police Department and the Benton County Sheriff’s Office. It does not include all calls for service. The status of incidents might change after further investigation. Locations are approximate. People arrested or suspected in crimes are considered innocent until proven otherwise.
Corvallis Police Department
MONDAY, FEB. 4
LOCK THWARTS BURGLARY: Broadleaf Architecture, 534 N.W. Fourth St. A man reported that someone broke a window pane near the door jamb on the front door and the back door of his business building. The culprit was unable to gain entry because the front door had a deadbolt that required a key on both sides. The inside of the rear door had a sheet of plywood screwed to it, making it difficult to reach inside.
FRIDAY, FEB. 1
BURGLARY: 9:41 p.m., 1200 block Northwest 29th Street. Two men reported that about 4:15 p.m., someone went into their apartment and stole a guitar, a Stihl chain saw and a Kingo stereo. The intruder forced open the locked front door to enter. The stolen property was valued at $650.
TUESDAY, FEB. 5
BURGLARY: 24100 block Gellatly Way, Philomath. A man reported that someone entered his unlocked residence sometime between 4:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. and stole about $800 in change from two large plastic beer bottles and a large glass dish.
DUII: 8:39 p.m., The Woodsman, 529 Main St., Philomath. A deputy was dispatched to investigate a potentially intoxicated driver who had just left The Woodsman restaurant and bar. The deputy subsequently arrested Kyle Duff Greenfield, 33, of Philomath, on a charge of DUII after locating him outside of his residence. Greenfield’s blood alcohol content at the Philomath Police Department was measured at 0.20 percent. He was cited and released.
SATURDAY, FEB. 2
DUII: 9:21 a.m., Bellfountain Road and Finley Refuge, Philomath. Deputies responded to a report of a car that had run off the road and into the ditch. The driver, Dusahn Michael Elijah Gates, 23, of Independence, was arrested on a DUII charge after failing field-sobriety tests. Gates reportedly admitted to deputies that he crashed the car about 3 a.m. after looking at his GPS. His blood alcohol content measured 0.14 percent at the jail. Additionally, deputies reported finding 15 tablets of Adderall in a prescription bottle with an altered label in the vehicle. Gates was booked on charges of DUII, reckless driving and possession of a schedule II controlled substance.