April 16

6:05 a.m., 2500 block Sunset Blvd: A person is arrested on a warrant.

11:43 a.m., 400 block S. Roosevelt: Transients reported throwing chicken bones to seagulls are advised to stop as chicken bones are not part of a normal sea gull’s diet.

April 17

12:56 p.m., Safeway parking lot: A person is arrested on a warrant after being reported drinking alcohol in public.

3:17 p.m., Junction, U.S. Highway 101: The runner involved in a recent motor vehicle hit and run accident is located by police.

4:13 p.m., 3500 block Sunset Blvd.: Emergency medical response.

6:13 p.m., Turnaround: A 5-year-old boy reported missing is located.

7:01 p.m., Avenue U and Ocean: Caller reports a surfer possibly in distress. The surfer made it out of the water safely. Rescue personnel on scene.

8:24 p.m., Beach Drive, Avenue U: Police respond to a report of people possibly camping in their RV. Due to a language barrier not everything was clear, but police left with the understanding they aren’t camping but are just waiting for friends or family members to return from the beach.

11:47 p.m., 900 block Beach Drive: Occupants of a rental house are advised to move their car off the roadway and on to the driveway of the rental. A complaint was made of noise the dog was making inside the car. They said they were not allowed to bring the dog inside the house.

April 18

3:09 a.m., Ocean Way: A subject found sleeping on private property is asked to leave.

6:07 a.m., 2300 block S. Roosevelt: A person who refused to leave private property is permanently trespassed.

7:07 p.m., 1900 block NW Warrenton Drive: A woman reports her husband missing as he is 30 minutes late coming home from work.

April 19

7:03 a.m., 1000 block N. Holladay: A deceased person is reported.

2:35 p.m., 900 block Beach Drive: A request for a welfare check concludes with a call for emergency medical assistance.

3:52 p.m., Taco Bell, S. Roosevelt: A person is arrested for driving while under the influence of intoxicants.

April 20

2:15 p.m., Quatat Park: Caller reports boat tied up at the park is sinking. Owner arrived on scene and tried to retrieve boat.

3:12 p.m., 10th and Necanicum: An abandoned camp trailer is tagged for tow.

3:14 p.m., 10th and Necanicum: An abandoned motor home is tagged for tow.

3:16 p.m., 11th and Necanicum: An abandoned motor home is tagged for tow.

3:21 p.m., 11th and Necanicum: An abandoned truck is tagged for tow.

7:48 p.m., 85000 block U.S. Highway 101: A person is arrested on a warrant.

April 21

2:15 p.m., U.S. Highway 101 milepost 26: A person pulled over for possible driving while intoxicated is found sober but driving with a suspended license.

April 22

2:33 a.m., 500 block N. Wahanna: A subject is arrested on a warrant.

8:12 a.m., 600 block 15th Avenue: A deceased person is reported.

8:46 a.m., 1000 block Avenue E: A transient reported lying on the sidewalk tells police he is ok. He is advised not to block the sidewalk.

3:48 p.m., 1000 block S. Holladay: A transient reported napping on the sidewalk has his feet off the curb, blocking the roadway, a caller said. The subject told police he was just resting his legs and will be moving along shortly.

11:57 p.m., 700 block S. King: Subjects reported of suspicious behavior are warned they will be arrested if they continue their activity.

April 16

1:04 a.m., 400 block Second Avenue: Emergency medical response

4:56 a.m., N. Prom: Emergency medical response.

11:04 a.m., U.S. Highway 101 behind Les Schwab: Fire investigation.

12:41 a.m., Mouth of Skipanon River: Water rescue.

1:29 p.m., Crescent Beach: Water rescue.

8:49 p.m., Estuary: Fire investigation.

April 18

11:17 a.m., 33000 block Rosey Lane: Fire investigation.

11:29 a.m., 1800 block Pine Ridge Drive: Structure fire. Flames and smoke reported.

3:15 p.m., Avenue A: Emergency medical response.

4:55 p.m., Avenue A and Columbia: Car accident with injuries. Emergency medical response.

April 19

10:22 p.m., N. Holladay: Fire alarm. Another agency is assisted.

April 20

12:57 a.m., Mill Ponds: Emergency medical response. Police assist getting a man out of the water.

7:47 a.m., Beach and 12th: Fire investigation.

9:42 a.m., 12th and Prom: Fire investigation.

9:42 a.m., 14th and Prom: Fire investigation.

1:11 p.m., Cooper and Stillwater: A brush fire is reported.

April 21

2:30 p.m., Seaside Engine: Emergency medical response. Another agency is assisted.

3:43 p.m., Cove Rocks: Fire investigation.

April 22

10:12 a.m., Field south of Grocery Outlet: Police and fire on scene for a fire investigation.

5:07 p.m., Quatat Park: Fire investigation.

Two-car accident

Two cars were involved in an accident April 17 at 8:44 p.m., on U.S. Highway 101 near milepost 25 when one car parked on the northbound shoulder was struck on its left side by another car pulling out. Both cars remained parked on a gravel parking area off the roadway until police arrived. Nobody was injured.

Disorderly behavior

A person reported behaving in a disorderly manner and possibly high on drugs brought troopers to the Rite Aid parking area in Seaside on U.S. Highway 101 April 18 at 10:20 p.m. As Seaside police reported they were shorthanded, Oregon State Police arrested Charles Seth Poindexter, 24, and took them to the county jail.

Fell asleep

Oregon State Police responded to a one-car crash April 21 at 12:25 a.m. on U.S. Highway 26 near milepost 5.5. They saw a Toyota in a shallow ditch. The driver, a 30-year-old male from Seaside, said he fell asleep and drove off the roadway. The car was observed resting on its top, but neither the driver or his canine companion were injured. The driver called AAA prior to police arrival and Classic Towing arrived to recover the car. Troopers are requesting the DMV evaluate the driver due to medical conditions.

Car on fire

A Warrenton man traveling southbound on U.S. Highway 101 near milepost 15 April 22 at 12:48 a.m., told police his engine caught fire, he pulled over, and his car was soon engulfed in flames. The Gearhart fire department responded and put the fire out. Classic Towing towed the car away at the owner’s request. No injuries were reported.

Impaired driving

Jesus Amezcua Martinez, 21, of Seaside, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants April 23 at 7:40 p.m., on U.S. Highway 101 near 16th Avenue in Seaside. Although he displayed signs of impairment, he refused to take the standardized field test. He was arrested on scene and taken to the county jail where he provided a breath sample of .13% blood alcohol content.

Trouble at Arcadia State Park

Police assisted an older couple from Washington on April 25 at 4:40 p.m., after they reported someone broke three windows of their Honda CRV and stole things stowed in the car. While police were taking their report. they began getting phone notifications their bank cards were being used in Seaside stores. Police are investigating

Gearhart Fire

A fire in an apartment building in Gearhart April 17 displaced eight occupants, two dogs and one cat. There were no injuries to residents or first responders According to Gearhart Fire Department Lt. James Hutchinson, the fire was reported at 11:29 a.m. and originated in the rear of 1837 Pine Ridge Drive. Cause was determined to be an accident because of heat from a propane barbecue. The fire was controlled in 21 minutes by responding fire crews, including Gearhart, Seaside Fire and Rescue, Medix Ambulance and Gearhart Police Department. Occupants are being assisted by the Red Cross.


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