DUII arrests• At 9:25 p.m. Friday, Oregon State Police arrested Rickie Jay Bohlman, 46, of Clackamas for driving under the influence of intoxicants on U.S. Highway 26. Bohlman was driving east on his four-wheeler when a trooper stopped him at Red Bluff Road and took him to the Seaside Police Department for an Intoxilyzer test, which allegedly registered a blood alcohol level of 0.17 percent.

• Astoria police arrested Marc David Bailey, 28, of Colorado Springs, Colo., Saturday for DUII at 2:36 a.m. on West Marine Drive at Hamburg Street. He was cited at Clatsop County Jail and released at 3:44 a.m.

• At 2:03 a.m. Sunday, Astoria police arrested Anthony Robert Merrill of Ocean Shores, Wash., for DUII at 11th and Commercial streets. He was cited at Clatsop County Jail and released at 4:15 a.m.

• At 1:25 a.m. Saturday, Seaside police arrested Dustin Aaron Reynolds, 26, of 7602 Woodland Ave., Gearhart, for DUII at Fourth Avenue and Holladay Drive.

• At 1:00 a.m. Sunday, Seaside police arrested Antonio Jantez Diaz, 21, of No. 7 530 Avenue U, for DUII at 545 S. Lincoln St.

Reckless driving• At 9:53 a.m. Saturday, Oregon State Police using radar clocked Wesley Brandon Bishop of Beaverton coming downhill at 96 mph on U.S. Highway 26 at milepost 13. Road conditions were freezing and there was an elk herd nearby. Bishop was charged with reckless driving and violating the basic rule.

Traffic accidents• At 7:36 a.m. Friday, Shirley Kay Hintz of Seaside lost control of her car on U.S. Highway 26 at Milepost 24.5 while reaching for a cup of coffee, police said. Oregon State Police say she traveled more than 200 feet on the shoulder before striking the west end of the South Fork Quartz Creek Bridge. The bridge and a metal sign were damaged. Hintz was not injured and she was not cited.

• At 11:30 p.m. Friday, a vehicle hit a house in the 1400 block of Fourth Street in Astoria. The driver, later identified as Andrew Lee Kocot, 19, of Astoria, fled the scene before Astoria police arrived. He was arrested at 12:37 a.m. Saturday for hit and run, first-degree criminal mischief and on a contempt of court warrant and lodged at Clatsop County Jail.

Fire• At 4:34 p.m. Friday, the Warrenton Fire Department put out a fire on the second floor of a house at 289 S.E. Anchor Ave., which started when household articles were placed too close to a wood stove pipe, Chief Ted Ames said. The fire was confined to a small area and was quickly extinguished.

Assault• At 3:10 p.m. Friday, Warrenton police arrested Jason Bjaranson, 32, of Warrenton for fourth-degree domestic assault and harassment after his girlfriend reported he hit her. He was lodged at Clatsop County Jail.

Burglaries• At 9:55 a.m. Tuesday, Seaside police responded to an attempted burglary, reporting two windows at 688 Necanicum Drive had their screens removed, and there were fingerprints all over the windows.

• At 6:43 p.m. Saturday, Seaside police reported an antique lamp, worth $400, stolen from an outside shed at 490 Hillside Loop in Seaside.

• At 11:49 p.m. Saturday, Seaside police arrested Erin Ronald O'Riley, 37, and Eric B. Dalton, 20, for theft and breaking into a vending machine at Suds Ur Duds at 1250 12th Ave. The suspects are also charged with seven counts of second-degree burglary for the Nov. 1 break-in at the Carousel Mall at 300 Broadway in Seaside. Other charges are pending, including an outstanding felony warrant for Dalton from Oregon City. Anyone with information is asked to call Sgt. Steve Barnett at 738-6311.


Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.