LONG BEACH/ILWACO - Last week's Long Beach Police Department log was jam-packed with cases.
A charge of possession of marijuana was filed with the Pacific County Juvenile Prosecutor after, on June 6, a 16-year-old female was allegedly caught with the drug in her pocket at 12:27 p.m. at Ilwaco High School.
A green boy's BMX bicycle valued at $100 was reported stolen in the 1400 block of S. Washington St. in Long Beach at 3:40 p.m. June 5.
A report was received at 11:30 a.m. June 7 that an elderly man was threatening suicide in the 1800 block of N. Ocean Beach Blvd. in Long Beach. The man was taken to Ocean Beach Hospital for evaluation.
A "ruckus" occurred in the parking lot of a county building in Long Beach at 12:15 p.m. June 7, according to the log. A man was told by an officer to leave the area or he would be detained for disorderly conduct. He boarded a bus to his home.
Ninety copies of the Chinook Observer newspaper were reported taken from a location near the paper's Long Beach office during the night of June 7.
Two people were contacted by officers after a report of minors drinking alcohol at 10:30 p.m. June 7 in Long Beach. An officer cited Stevie A. Davis, 18, from Ocean Park for MIP and an MIP charge will be filed with the juvenile prosecutor for a 17-year-old Ocean Park female.
Jose A. Beltran, 59, from Long Beach was arrested and booked at Pacific County Jail for violation of a no-contact order at noon June 8.
Albert W. Utzinger, 37, from Astoria, was arrested and booked for allegedly forging a prescription at a Long Beach pharmacy at 6:42 p.m. June 8.
A structure fire was reported at 10:15 p.m. June 8 in Long Beach. Officers arrived to find the structure fully involved and blocked traffic to the area. A chimney fire was the possible cause of the fire.
As officers were involved with the fire, a man driving a vehicle at about 40 mph, according to the log, nearly hit a police vehicle, swerved and ran over several fire hoses. The officer cited Richard J. Larson, 32, from Warrenton, for DUI and for third-degree driving with a suspended license.
A man was reported lying on the fog line of Highway 101 near Black Lake at 3:20 a.m. June 9. The man told the officer who woke him up that he had been walking home and decided to take a nap. The officer told him he was lucky to be alive and that the person reporting the incident had nearly run over him.
A cash register containing about $40 was reported stolen from a north Long Beach business at 8 a.m. June 9. The building was entered through an upstairs window.
An unsuccessful attempt to steal gas was reported at 8:45 a.m. June 9 in Long Beach.
A man "speaking gibberish" and acting suspicious was reported at 6:40 p.m. June 9 at a mall in Long Beach. The man was described as heavy set with brown shaggy hair and wearing a shirt that was inside-out. He had light facial hair, was wearing a yellow rubber wrist band and "smelled as if he had not bathed in several days," according to the report. He became angry when a business owner asked him to leave.
A Long Beach man was arrested after a report of a domestic assault in the 1600 block of N. Washington St. in Long Beach at 11:21 p.m. June 10. Dennis J. Jenkins, 32, was booked for fourth-degree assault and interfering with the reporting of a domestic violence case after he allegedly hit a woman with two telephones to prevent her from calling 911. The woman escaped out a window at the residence and called for help from a neighbor's house. According to the log, Jenkins barricaded himself in the house, officers forced entry and were involved in a 10-minute stand-off with Jenkins and his dog before he was arrested without incident.
Angela M. Husted, 40, of Long Beach was cited for disorderly conduct at 11:26 a.m. June 11 after she allegedly was yelling and screaming at a Long Beach business and kicking the door, threatening to "blow off the head of the attendant."
A report was received at 7:30 p.m. June 11 that a truck had hit a pole at N. Second and Oregon streets in Long Beach. The case was turned over to Washington State Patrol as a DUI.
A man was reported "tweaking and rambling on" at 12:17 a.m. June 12 in Ilwaco. An officer gave the man a ride to Long Beach and told him to stay out of trouble.