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Police Log: Man tries to use antennae as a Slim Jim

June 12, 2018

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

10:23 a.m. — Caller wants to know what to do about all the feral cats her mom has been feeding in the 18000 block of Highway 42, Camas Valley.

10:34 a.m. — The neighbor’s baby chicken is coming over and eating the caller’s garden in the 100 block of Aspen Court, Roseburg.

10:57 a.m. — Caller wants to know how many dogs you can have in a household in the 500 block of B Avenue, Canyonville.

3:02 p.m. — Caller believes two women are trafficking minors out of Azalea.

3:45 p.m. — Sex crimes in Canyonville.

4:12 p.m. — Caller has questions about gold mining and doesn’t want to step on anyone’s toes in South County.

8:35 p.m — A man in a red hot rod is going up and down the road at 90 miles per hour in the 1200 block of Cleveland Hill Road, Roseburg.

9:21 p.m. — A man took an antennae off a nearby car and tried to use it as a Slim Jim in the 100 block of Chief Miwaleta Lane, Canyonville.


12:30 p.m. — Fifth wheel on fire in the 2100 block of Frear Street, 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

Jeffrey Michael Darby, 48, of San Leandro, on suspicion of methamphetamine possession, methamphetamine delivery, two counts of being a felon in possession of a restricted weapon and controlled substance possession.

James Michael Pitts, 49, no address provided, on suspicion of two counts of harassment, second-degree kidnapping, third-degree sex abuse and attempting to commit a class A misdemeanor.

Georgia Jean Danielle Seymour, 34, of Grants Pass, on suspicion of two counts of harassment and failing to appear on a criminal citation.

Reedsport police

Devin Terrance Bowling, 23, no address provided, on suspicion of two counts of first-degree theft and methadone possession.