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Police Log

Editor’s note: This log includes incidents in which there might have been a public disturbance or risk to the public. Information comes from the Philomath 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.

FRIDAY, AUG. 4

TWO-VEHICLE CRASH: No one was injured and no citations were issued after a two-vehicle crash at 11:46 a.m. at the intersection of Pioneer Street and North Eighth Street. One vehicle was towed due to damage.

SUNDAY, AUG. 6

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Philomath Police arrested Jeridd Arthur Robyn, 28, of Salem, at 6:30 p.m. at Philomath Market on charges of disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

MONDAY, AUG. 7

THEFT: Philomath Police responded at 5:30 p.m. to the 2600 block of Applegate Street for a reported gas theft that was just witnessed. Police arrested Jade Stagg, 19, of Lebanon, on scene and caught the second suspect, 24-year-old Geremy Byzewski of Albany, a short distance away. Byzewski allegedly gave police a false name and birthdate before his true identity was discovered. Byzewski was arrested on a warrant for a felony parole violation on an original charge of rape, and booked on new charges of third-degree theft, providing false information to police and second-degree criminal trespassing. Stagg was arrested on a charge of hindering prosecution.

TUESDAY, AUG. 8

DISTURBANCE: Philomath Police responded at 6:54 a.m. to a residence on the 100 block of North 15th Street for a verbal altercation between two people. The officer determined that the argument was about a previous incident at a bus stop and that no crime was being committed.

DRIVING WITH A SUSPENDED LICENSE: Philomath Police arrested Dylan Wright, 24, of Depoe Bay, on a misdemeanor charge of driving with a suspended license following a traffic stop at 10:04 p.m. on the 600 block of Main Street.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF: Philomath Police took a report of a bicycle side mirror and pair of sunglasses that were intentionally damaged at the Philomath Community Library. The mirror was valued at $10 and the sunglasses were valued at $125.

THURSDAY, AUG. 10

WARRANT ARREST: Philomath Police arrested Shelly Stevenson, 41, of Lebanon, on a warrant and for driving with a suspended license following a traffic stop at 12:34 a.m. on the 1100 block of Main Street.

Fire Calls

Editor’s note: This log is based on information submitted to the newspaper by Philomath Fire & Rescue. Locations are approximate.

FRIDAY, AUG. 4

MEDICAL: 11:53 a.m., 200 block of North Eighth Street.

OUTSIDE FIRE: 2:06 p.m., 3400 block of Jefferson Street.

MEDICAL: 2:07 p.m., 2900 block of Hayes Avenue.

MEDICAL: 2:12 p.m., 900 block of Hayes Avenue.

MEDICAL: 7:19 p.m., Western Boulevard and Southwest Sunset Drive.

SATURDAY, AUG. 5

MEDICAL: 12:38 a.m., 26100 block of Greenberry Road.

MONDAY, AUG. 7

MEDICAL: 10:12 a.m., 1700 block of Industrial Way.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 9

MEDICAL: 3:23 a.m., 1200 block of North 12th Street.

OUTSIDE FIRE: 3:59 p.m., 25100 block of Grange Hall Road.

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