Information is compiled by the Union-Bulletin staff from the official logs and records of the agencies listed below. Readers with any information on these or other crimes should call the local police or county sheriff's department. By law, victims of crimes may request through law enforcement agencies that their names not be released to the media.

Thefts, Burglaries

WW Police

Jiffy Lube, 1744 E. Isaacs Ave., Thursday overnight. Window at rear of building broken and $15 taken.

700 block of Valencia Street, Saturday 5 a.m. Laptop taken from residence by unidentified male who was discovered earlier in the residence.

WW County Sheriff

4100 block of Nelms Road, Lowden, Friday 1:30 p.m. Scrap metal taken from property.

MF Police

Southwest Sixth Avenue, 6:31 p.m. TV taken from residence.


WW Police

Providence St. Mary Medical Center, Friday 1:08 a.m. Abelardo M. Ferreira, 1141 N. Roosevelt St., Apt. 4B, was arrested on investigation of an assault against a hospital security employee. Details of the incident were unavailable. Ferreira was apprehended on Poplar Street and taken to Walla Walla County Jail.


Washington State Patrol

Frog Hollow and Valley Chapel roads, Friday 11:27 p.m. Single vehicle with injuries. Driver Ashley R. O'Neil, 22, hit a guardrail. Extrication was required for O'Neil, who was transported to an area hospital and then to Harborview Medical Center, Seattle. O'Neil's four passengers were transported to Providence St. Mary Medical Center. The passengers were Mari G. Swinnerton, 17; Charles A. Buettner, 25; Tanner L. Homewood, 21; and Chantal M. Brown, 22, all of Walla Walla. Swinnerton was later transferred to Kadlec Medical Center in Richland. Her condition was unavailable. The crash is still being investigated.

SR 12 and A Street, near Pasco. Two vehicle with injuries. Driver Omar Pena Martinez, 46, of Othello was reported to have failed to yield while entering SR 12 from A Street, striking a vehicle driven by Kenneth Richardson, 76, of Burbank. Martinez and Richardson were transported to Kadlec Medical Center in Richland, where they were treated and released.


MF Police

Richard A. Caverly, 44, of Milton-Freewater. Charge: investigation of unlawful entry of vehicle and first degree theft.

Fire, Ambulance runs

WW Fire Dept.

599 Blalock Drive, Friday 6:25 a.m. Utility pole fire. Transformer caught fire and fell to ground. No injuries or damage to structures.


WW Police

Garrison Middle School, 906 block of Chase Ave., Thursday 11:05 p.m. Rear window of vehicle shot out by paint ball gun.


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