These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all of the incidents or their final outcomes.



Douglas County sheriff

3:41 a.m. — Caller’s husband asked them to keep their dog quiet and it is still barking at the intersection of Winngate Court and Stella Street, Roseburg.

8:17 a.m. — A sick cat has been sleeping in the caller’s doghouse all night in the 5300 block of Grange Road, Roseburg.

10:08 a.m. — Neighbor put up a fence in the right of way that the caller has been using for 70 years in the 4300 block of South Myrtle Road, Myrtle Creek.

11:01 a.m. — A man stole a work truck to get home to Myrtle Point after he was fired from a job site at the intersection of Weatherly Creek Road and Highway 38, Scottsburg.

1:22 p.m. — Needle in the middle of the road in the 200 block of Happy Valley Road, Roseburg.

1:45 p.m. — Unattended death reported in Roseburg.

2:09 p.m. — Train blocking the intersection in the 7500 block of Old Highway 99 North, Roseburg.

4:03 p.m. — Caller got stuck in the snow in a 2005 GMC Sierra near milepost 86 on Highway 138, Diamond Lake.

4:32 p.m. — Caller found a broken crack pipe and something bloody with a needle in the 2200 block of Cannon Avenue, Roseburg.


The News-Review publishes the names of individuals who have been arrested on suspicion of at least one felony charge or three misdemeanors or a combination of felony and misdemeanor charges.


Douglas County sheriff

Aaron George Baker, 29, of Roseburg, on suspicion of heroin possession, methamphetamine possession and a parole violation.

Robert Edward Evans, 43, of Myrtle Point, on suspicion of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, possession of a stolen vehicle and methamphetamine possession.

Daniel David Poen, 34, of Reedsport, on suspicion of methamphetamine possession.

Reedsport police

Phillip Michael Queener, 30, of Eugene, on suspicion of assaulting a public safety officer, interfering with a police officer and resisting arrest.

Roseburg police

Sarah Brooke Davis, 37, of Myrtle Point, on suspicion of two counts of recklessly endangering another person, reckless driving and second-degree criminal mischief.

Timothy James Ray, 40, of Roseburg, on suspicion of first-degree robbery, second-degree disorderly conduct, unlawful use of a weapon and a probation violation.

Saphara Harrell can be reached at 541-957-4216 or Or on Twitter @daisysaphara.

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Saphara Harrell is the crime and natural resources reporter for The News-Review. She previously worked at The World in Coos Bay. Follow her on Twitter @daisysaphara.

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A "Needle" in the road? A train blocking the road? Are these callers from another planet?

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