Information is compiled by the Union-Bulletin staff from the official logs and records of area law enforcement and emergency service agencies. 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. Theft and vandalism reports were filed Saturday, Sunday and today unless otherwise noted.
A Montana man attempted to pull his semi-truck into 9th Avenue Car Wash for a cleaning, causing more than $750 in damage to the building and truck.
A television reported stolen from a City Center Motel room.
A window at Patisserie on Colvile Street was reported broken.
A 23-year-old man drove his car into a parked, unoccupied vehicle when he swerved to miss a dog on West Morton Street.
A wallet and $50 cash reported stolen at Baker Fergusson Fitness Center at Whitman College.
Fence reported damaged in the 200 block of South Roosevelt Street.
An estimated $2,000 in electronics reported stolen from a residence in the 100 block of Merrill Street.
A would-be thief reportedly abandoned his fuel-siphon and tank, leaving it to drain 30 gallons of diesel from a Pioneer City Oil Truck. Much of the diesel, valued at $120, spilled on the ground.
Police received a report that a 19-year-old man was brandishing a handgun at Sunset Apartments. After interviewing several witnesses, police contacted the man, who agreed to meet with an officer at Napa on Isaacs Avenue. The teen arrived drunk and was arrested on investigation of minor in possession of alcohol by consumption. Police also issued a citation for the unlawful display of a firearm.
Walla Walla County
Single-vehicle collision in the 1700 block of Old Milton Highway: no injuries reported.
Purse reportedly stolen at Walmart.
Vehicle struck a parked car in the 800 block of South College Avenue.
Vehicle struck a tree in the 200 block of Southeast Lamperti Lane.
Residential burglary reported on Cahill Mountian Road.
Vehicle prowl reported in the 600 block of East Patit Avenue.
A 2008 Acura reported stolen in the 300 block of West Seventh Street.
Gang graffiti reported in the 51000 block of Highway 332.
Four gallons of fuel reported stolen in the 400 block of South Fifth Street, Athena.
An Athena man reported unlicensed solicitors.
A man reported his sister in Athena called him about sewage backing up in her East Park Lane house. The man reported this has been an ongoing problem that he has been working on with the city.
Efren Zuno, 24, Milton-Freewater, Saturday. Charge: investigation of first degree attempted burglary.