LONG BEACH - Cases from the Long Beach Police Department log this week included the following:
An attempted burglary to a Long Beach home was reported at 3:45 p.m. March 19. The occupant of the home reported that she left the house for about an hour and returned to find a broken basement window, "An obvious burglary attempt," according to the log. The burglar didn't gain entry to the house.
Another burglary was reported shortly after 6 p.m. March 19 on Shoreview Drive in Long Beach. Someone entered the home through an unlocked bedroom window. A Sony Playstation 2 and a Tony Hawk game were reported missing from the home.
On March 21, the department received a report at 4 p.m. that a vehicle had driven through the grass at a Long Beach business the night before, also damaging part of a fence.
A hit-and-run accident was reported at 7:30 p.m. March 21 in the parking lot of a local business. After a witness provided the license-plate number of the vehicle involved in the hit-and-run, officers cited an Ocean Park woman in the incident.
A report of a brown dog with a red collar running loose on South Washington Street was received at 9:50 a.m. March 22. Long Beach officers contacted the dog's owner and cited her for a dog nuisance. While the officer was on the call, he noticed another dog running loose and took it to the South Pacific County Humane Society shelter.
An officer responded to a report of a white vehicle on the new dune trail access road at 11:45 a.m. March 22. He found the vehicle in downtown Long Beach and advised the owner not to use the road.
A 21-year-old Long Beach resident, Shawntae J. Barnett, was cited for DUI in Ilwaco at 1:18 a.m. March 23.
A local business owner reported an attempted burglary at 10:45 a.m. March 24. Someone had tried to enter the business through a back door, causing about $485 damage. A herringbone-design tennis shoe print was found on the door and fresh bicycle tire prints were found in the vicinity.
A Warrenton, Ore., burglary victim reported Monday he had found some of his property at a local pawn shop that had been left there by another Warrenton resident. LBPD is working with the Clatsop County Sheriff's Office on the case.
Two juveniles were cited for littering Tuesday morning after a Long Beach resident reported she had seen them take a stereo and a baseball bat into the dunes, returning without the stereo. Officers found what was left of the stereo on the beach.
Also on Tuesday morning, officers investigated an attempted burglary to a business in the 800 block of North Pacific Highway. Someone had pried their way into the building through a back door and screens were removed from windows.