Walla Walla County
- Brandon L. Belk, 28, 517 Holly St., was charged Jan. 31 with second-degree malicious mischief. Belk is accused of knowingly and maliciously breaking a window at the Walla Walla Public Library on Jan. 28.
- Jose Merlo Mejia, 36, no permanent address listed, was charged Jan. 31 with crimes including first-degree rape of a child and first-degree child molestation. Mejia is accused of engaging in sexual intercourse and sexual contact with a girl who was younger than 12 years old between Feb. 1, 2009, and Oct. 31, 2010.