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The defendant, Bryce Allen Stewart, has been accused by the Grand Jury of Lake County of the following offenses: 1. Burglary in the second degree – on or about Aug. 19, 2019, in Lake County did unlawfully and knowingly enter or remain in a building located at 17697 Hwy 395, Lakeview, with th…

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Lake District Hospital had six admissions and 34 emergency calls for the week of Tuesday, March 24 – Monday, March 30. Not all names of the patients admitted are released for publication.

Wednesday, March 25 – OSP stopped a Vivian Marie Bengtson, Salt Lake City, Utah, for a speeding violation at Hwy 395 and 140E. She showed signs of impairment and consented to a field sobriety test. Bengtson failed the field sobriety tests and was arrested for DUII, the case has been referred…

The defendant, Amber Denise Hance, has been accused by the Grand Jury of Lake County of the following offenses: 1. Assault in the third degree – On or about March 7, 2020, in Lake County did unlawfully and recklessly cause serious physical injury to R.S. by means of a motor vehicle, a deadly…

Monday, March 16 – OSP responded to an accident on Hwy 140 at milepost 46.5. The driver Christopher Hammerling, Orlando, Fla., lost control of his vehicle and slid onto the rock shoulder. Hammerling continued to drive the vehicle until it became inoperable. Hammerling was in an area that had…

Lake District Hospital had eight admissions and 70 emergency calls for the week of Tuesday, March 17 – Monday, March 23. Not all names of the patients admitted are released for publication.

Tuesday, March 3 — OSP was requested to investigate a female blocking traffic on North 4th Street near K Street. Upon contact, the female was found to be unable to care for herself and a threat to herself. Mental Health arrived on scene to assess the subject and requested she be transported …

The defendant, Jon Patrick Thompson, has been accused by the Grand Jury of Lake County of the following offense: 1. Assault in the second degree – on or about Oct. 23, 2019, in Lake County did unlawfully and intentionally cause physical injury to James Thomas Wagner by means of a deadly or d…

Thursday, Feb. 27 – Deputies responded to an incident involving a theft of cans within a gated residence. The victim reported that a known suspect entered a gated area in the rear of his residence and stole two sacks of empty cans. The incident was caught on video by a surveillance camera an…

Lake District Hospital had 11 admissions and 55 emergency calls for the week of Tuesday, March 3 – Monday, March 9. Not all names of the patients admitted are released for publication.

The defendant, Shawn Russell Ridner, has been accused by the Grand Jury of Lake County of the following offenses: 1. Laundering a monetary instrument – on or about Feb. 21, 2020, in Lake County did transport funds, to wit: approximately $18,560 knowing that funds involved in the transportati…

Tuesday, Feb. 25 – OSP stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation at Hwy 140 and Roberta Rd. A consent search revealed 40 pounds of marijuana, nine pounds of non-OLCC extract, illicit currency and other marijuana products. The driver, Joshua Don Smith, was cited and released.

Lake District Hospital had eight admissions and 56 emergency calls for the week of Tuesday, Feb. 25 – Monday, March 2. Not all names of the patients admitted are released for publication.