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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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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…

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…

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.

Monday, Feb. 17 – Deputies responded to the Dollar General in regards to a known male with a felony warrant. Deputies observed the suspect driving out of the parking lot and conducted a traffic stop on North H near 3rd Street. A state-wide felony warrant was confirmed at which time the suspe…

Friday, Feb. 21 – OSP stopped a vehicle for a lane violation at Hwy 140 and Hwy 395. Criminal activity was observed. A search of the vehicle revealed a large amount of U.S. currency, non-OLCC marijuana extract, psychedelic mushrooms and LSD. The driver, Shawn R. Ridner, 25, Cincinnatio, Ohio…

The defendant, Morgan Bruce Langslet, has been accused by the Grand Jury of Lake County of the following offenses: 1. Unlawful possession of methamphetamine – on or about Feb. 10, 2020, in Lake County did unlawfully and knowingly possess two grams or more of a mixture or substance containing…

Monday, Feb. 10 – OSP assisted the Lake County Sheriff’s Office with a probation search of a residence at the 1100 block of South E Street. A female, Amanda Leann Strain, with warrants was arrested at the residence. A male suspect was also in the residence, Morgan Langslet, and arrested for …

Monday, Feb. 10 – Deputies responded to the Chevron Station regarding several suspects passing forged twenty dollar bills. One suspect presented a forged twenty dollar bill and asked for two ten dollar bills in exchange. The teller gave change prior to noticing that the twenty was a fake bil…

Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 – Deputies responded to the Shall Station regarding a burglary where the suspects smashed the plate glass door, entered the business and stole a safe. The suspects loaded the safe in a stolen vehicle and fled the scene. During the investigation evidence was discovered, …