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Posted on: August 2, 2017

[ARCHIVED] EPD on the Beat - August 2017

On August 3, EPD responded to 314 calls for service and made 36 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last seven days is 305 and the average number of arrests over the last seven days is 25. The number of calls for service on this day last year was 261, and the number of arrests was 25. Over the last three years, the average number of calls for service received on August 3 is 251, and the average number of arrests, 30. 

 

08/03/17 00:31, 4700 BLOCK OF MARSHALL AVE

Interfering With Police Officer/Criminal Trespass 1 – Case 1712912

Police responded to a vacant home regarding a male subject who was observed inside the location. When police arrived, the officer observed the subject, Travis Anthony Germyn, age 40, of Eugene, who was inside the home, close the window, and he was given direction to exit the location. The subject continued to disregard direction from the officer before eventually exiting the location. During the investigation, police located an additional subject inside the home, Stephanie Ann Jensen, age 28, of Springfield. Both subjects were contacted by police and arrested for Criminal Trespass in the First Degree. Germyn received an additional charge of Interfering With Police. They were both transported to the Lane County Jail on the charges.


08/02/17 23:04, FRANKLIN BLVD

Prostitution-Promoting – Case 1712908

Police responded to a hotel on Franklin Boulevard regarding an online ad for prostitution, and exchanged information with the involved female subject. When police arrived, they contacted the involved subjects and found information that the male subject, Jamari Dewayne Chapala, age 20, of Portland, had assisted in arranging the meeting. After further investigation, he was arrested and transported to the Lane County Jail for Prostitution-Promoting and a warrant.

 

08/02/17 22:00, FRANKLIN BLVD

Prostitution-Promoting – Case 1712901

Police responded to a hotel on Franklin Boulevard regarding an online ad for prostitution, and exchanged information with the involved female subject. When police arrived, they contacted the involved subjects and found information that the male subject, Colby Russell Jongeward, age 23, of Eugene, had assisted in arranging the meeting. After further investigation, he was arrested and transported to the Lane County Jail for Prostitution-Promoting and a warrant.

 

08/02/17 17:06, FRANKLIN BLVD

Online Sexual Corruption Of A Child 1 – Case 1701287

On August 2, a detective was working a sting regarding child prostitution. A man, later identified as Michael Joseph Watson, age 30, of Eugene, responded to an ad the detective posted and texted him. The detective was posing as a 15-year-old girl, and Watson set up a date to meet at a hotel on Franklin Boulevard. Watson showed up at the designated location and was contacted by detectives and placed under arrest at 5:06 p.m. for Online Sexual Corruption of a Child in the First Degree, and transported to the Lane County Jail.

 

08/02/17 12:47, 99 W 10TH AVE/OLIVE ST

Disorderly Conduct – Case 1712850

An officer was on foot patrol in downtown Eugene and heard a loud dispute. He turned to find the source of the commotion and spotted Eric Griffin Hall, age 26, of Eugene, and a 17-year-old Eugene male, fighting at the corner of W. 10th and Olive. The pair ended up on the ground and the officer approached them. Hall had a cut over his eye. The pair separated as the officer approached and the officer grabbed each by one arm. The 17-year-old was compliant, however Hall resisted the officer’s hold and tried to pull away. The officer guided Hall down onto his chest, and Hall stopped resisting. After an investigation, the teen was released to his father with a Disorderly Conduct Charge. Hall was charged with Disorderly Conduct and taken to a hospital for treatment of his laceration. While there, he was hostile with staff and yelled profanities. During the transport to Jail he sang an anti-police song. Hall made some threats at the Jail to find and assault the officer who arrested him.


08/02/17 08:29, 599 W 6TH AVE/JEFFERSON ST

Felon in Possession of Restricted Weapon (stun gun), Criminal Trespass 2 – Case 1712825

Officers working park patrol at Washington Jefferson Park spotted a hammock tied between two trees, with a pair sleeping in it. They contacted the pair and one of them, Eric Leroy Patterson, age 36, exited, however the other, Janelle Kay Barnes, age 34, was motionless even after they grabbed her arms. They set her on the ground and then she started to acknowledge the officers. Patterson has a current park exclusion and he was taken into custody for Trespass 2. While processing him, officers found a stun gun and Patterson is a convicted felon. He was charged with Felon in Possession of Restricted Weapon, and given a 90-day Park Exclusion. Barnes was charged with Criminal Trespass 2 and Violation of Park Rules.


08/02/17 07:36, 951 W 6TH AVE

Warrant – Case 172824

Officers were called to the 7-Eleven regarding a disorderly man. When officers got there, they were told that the man had been trying to fight with employees and left prior to police arrival. An officer found the suspect, identified as Jason Grau, age 34, of Eugene, on W. 6th. Grau appeared intoxicated and had a warrant out of Springfield for Failure to Appear DUII. He was taken into custody on the warrant.


On August 1, EPD responded to 338 calls for service and made 21 arrests. The average number of calls for service over the last seven days is 295 and the average number of arrests over the last seven days is 24. The number of calls for service on this day last year was 284, and the number of arrests was 19. Over the last three years, the average number of calls for service received on August 1 is 261, and the average number of arrests, 29. 


08/01/2017 23:30, 800 BLOCK OF W 28TH AVE

Criminal Mischief 2 – Case 1706447

Police received information of a criminal mischief incident on April 24, regarding a red 2010 Ford Explorer with broken windows. On August 1, police contacted the suspect, Jessica Anne Hughes, age 34, who is known to the victim, and received information that she was observed walking away from the vehicle after the incident occurred. Following contact with Hughes, she was cited in lieu of custody for Criminal Mischief in the Second Degree.  

 

08/01/17 16:46, 845 W 10TH AVE

Disorderly Conduct – Case 1712799

Police responded to Monroe Street Park for a subject who was trying to fight another subject, and found that the described subject, Isaiah Paul Gonzales, age 33, of Eugene, had been told earlier to leave the park after he was observed in a physical altercation. Police contacted Gonzales and arrested him for Disorderly Conduct. He was transported to the Lane County Jail.

 

08/01/17 09:30, W BROADWAY/WILLAMETTE ST

Disorderly Conduct/Warrant – Case 1712760

Police responded to a possible disorderly subject who poured a liquid substance on a passerby, and located the described subject, Charles Joseph McDonnell, age 40, of Eugene, who was emptying the contents from a garbage can onto the sidewalk. Police contacted McDonnell and found that he had four warrants for arrest. He was arrested and transported to the Lane County Jail on the warrants and for Disorderly Conduct.

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