DUII arrest? At 4:56 p.m. Sunday, Astoria police took a report of skid marks going over the side of the road on Old Highway 30 not far from the main gate at the Tongue Point Job Corps and a couple standing near a vehicle. Police arrested Stephan Eric Asher, 19, of Portland for driving under the influence of intoxicants, reckless driving and minor in possession of alcohol. He was cited at the Clatsop County Jail and released. His vehicle was towed.
Thefts? At 9:33 a.m. Friday, a resident of the 91600 block of Akerstedt Road in Knappa told the Clatsop County Sheriff's Office his computer had been stolen.
? At 12:59 p.m. Sunday, a resident of the1800 block of Eighth Street reported the theft of several lawn ornaments from his yard.
Suspicious circumstancesShortly after 7 p.m. Saturday, two separate callers reported they heard a window break on the eighth floor of the Astor Hotel, 342 14th St., and saw broken glass fall into the street below. One of the callers heard a woman scream. Astoria police are investigating the incident.
Injured woman aided
? At 2:35 p.m. Saturday, Cannon Beach Fire & Rescue responded to a report of a Portland woman who had fallen at Ecola State Park. The woman appeared to have injured her ankle. She was taken by ambulance to Seaside Providence Hospital.
Assault? At 1:43 a.m. Sunday, Astoria police responded to a report of a disturbance in progress at the Wet Dog Cafe, 144 11th St., involving 10 people. Another caller reported a window at JP Plumbing, located across the street from the Wet Dog, was broken during the fight.
? At 1:45 a.m. Medix Ambulance was dispatched to attend to an assault victim. A Clatsop County Sheriff's deputy assisted Astoria police.
Elevators stuck? At 9:42 a.m. Friday, the Astoria Fire Department assisted five people who were stuck in the elevator at the Hotel Elliott, 357 12th St.
? At 9:54 a.m. Sunday, the Astoria Fire Department assisted someone stuck in the elevator at Grace Episcopal Church, 1545 Franklin Ave.
? At 9:57 a.m. Sunday, the Astoria Fire Department assisted people stuck in the elevator at the Comfort Suites, 3420 Lief Erikson Drive.
Traffic accidents? Shortly before 10 a.m. Sunday, the Astoria Fire Department responded to 38th and Duane streets, where a pickup truck that was backing down the driveway from the house from the Goonies movie had slid down an embankment and was resting on a power pole guy wire. Inside were a couple from Idaho, their three young children and the family dog. Firefighters made sure the power was off, then took the occupants out of the truck through the passenger window. They were not injured. It was the last day of the family's vacation, Fire Chief Lenard Hansen said. Pacific Power was notified and crews arrived to restore power. Meanwhile, a partial loss of electrical power caused elevators at Grace Episcopal Church and Comfort Suites to get stuck.
? At 12:48 p.m. Sunday, a two-vehicle accident with injuries was reported at the traffic light on the Washington side of the Astoria bridge. Washington State Patrol was notified.
Vandalism? At 2:53 p.m. Sunday, police got a report of graffiti painted on a building at 2200 Exchange St. The graffiti was similar to other what had been painted at several other sites around Astoria, according to Astoria police.
Criminal trespass? At 8:19 p.m. Sunday, two people were seen on the roof of the Astoria Public Library, 450 10th St. Astoria police detained two juveniles for second-degree criminal trespass and released them to their parents.
Missing vehicle? At 12:19 p.m. Saturday, Seaside police received a report of a motor vehicle theft from a storage unit at 1925 Avenue S. The victim said her vehicle had been parked in the storage unit, and she had not visited the unit in several months. When she went to it, the MG was missing, and it appeared it had been taken away in pieces. The value was estimated at $21,000.
Seaside Police Log, click on picture to see enlarged PDF version.