Guns & Drugs
An anonymous report of guns, drugs and a wanted person at a North Bend address led to an arrest on Tuesday, Aug. 13. According to a news release from the South Coast Interagency Narcotics Team (SCINT), a detective accompanied North Bend Police Officers to a residence on the 2000 block of Ohio St., where they contacted Michael Eugene Townsend, who was arrested. He was found to be in possession of Methamphetamine and Methamphetamine use paraphernalia. Townsend was transported to the Coos Co. Jail at Coquille.
News Release from Coos Co. Sheriff's Office. Narrative: On 04-28-13 at approximately 2:22 PM a Coos County Sheriff’s Deputy responded to 62780 Flagstaff Lane, Coos Bay, OR for a report of a disturbance in progress. Upon arrival the deputy contacted 35 year old Lisa Funnell of Coos Bay. It was learned that Ms. Funnell had a verbal argument with a friend who left prior to the deputy’s arrival. It was also learned that Lisa Funnell had a current failure to appear warrant out of Douglas County. Ms. Funnell was arrested and transported to the Coos County Jail where she was booked.
Rape, Sex Abuse & Luring a Minor
Coos Co. Sheriff's Office news release. Narrative: On 08-11-13 at about 1629 hours, Coos County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a rape in progress near the location of 93670 Viking Lane, Hauser area, North Bend Oregon. As the result of the investigation James Michael Bergstrom, age 21 of North Bend, was arrested for Rape III, Sex abuse II and Luring a minor. Mr. Bergstrom was found by witnesses along with a 14 year old minor female in the brush in the Hauser area when the witnesses were looking for the 14 year old. Investigation revealed that Mr. Bergstrom and the 14 year old had been sexually intimate. James Bergstrom was arrested and transported and lodged at the Coos County Jail where he is being held in lieu of $75,000.00 bail.
Coos Co. Sheriff's Office news release. On 08-05-13 at 10:16 am, Coos County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to 50317 Hwy 101, Bandon, Oregon for a burglary report. At that time Sheriff’s Deputies took a report of a burglary to a storage shed. During the investigation deputies developed leads as to suspects involved. On 8-12-13 at 1217 hours the Coos County Sheriff’s Office responded to a traffic stop at the intersection of Pilgrim Lane and Highway 42 South, Bandon, Oregon. The stop was initiated by the Bandon Police in response to an attempt to locate in the burglary investigation. At the location two occupants of the vehicle were arrested by the Sheriff’s Office for Theft I in regards to the burglary investigation. The suspects were identified as Coy D. Smith, 40 YOA of Bandon and Kayla M. Colgrove, 21 YOA of Bandon. A third subject in the vehicle identified as Dayleen R. Austin, 31 YOA of Bandon was arrested on a Probation Violation. During the stop a small amount of crystal methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia were located in the vehicle. All three were transported to the Coos County Jail. Mr. Smith and Ms. Colgrove were booked and released. Ms. Austin was held on a probation violation. The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Bandon Police Department and the Coos County Parole and Probation Office.
Alleged Victim Arrested
Coos Co. Sheriff's Office news release. Narrative: On 08-12-13 at about 1857 hours the Coos County Sheriff's Office received a report possible sex abuse victim at the Bay Area Hospital in Coos Bay Oregon. As a result of the investigation the sex abuse case was unfounded but the reported victim, Michelle Lea McCord of Coos Bay, was taken into custody on two active arrest warrants out of the North Bend Police Department for Interfering with a Peace Officer and Theft of Services. She was transported and lodged at the Coos County Jail were she’s is being held in lieu of $12,500.00 bail.
Coos Co. Sheriff's Office news release. Summary: On 08-12-13 at about 1920 hours the Coos County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a subject named John Heim exposing himself at the County Park in Lakeside Oregon. Sheriff’s Deputies responded and Located Mr. Heim near the intersection of Park St. and S 11th St. in Lakeside. As the result of the investigation John Carl Heim age 65 of Lakeside was arrested for disorderly conduct II. John Heim was transported and lodged at the Coos County Jail where he is being held in lieu of $10.000.00 bail.
Coos Co. Sheriff's log
Some of the entries on the Coos Co. Sheriff's log for Tuesday, Aug. 14. 12:12 p.m., Fairview Road, milepost 9, Coquille, "Accident." 12:57 p.m., Cherry Creek Road, Myrtle Point, "Assault." 8:57 p.m., Hall Lake, Lakeside, "Assault." For more information: Coos County Sheriff's Office, 250 N. Baxter, Coquille, Oregon 97423, 541-396-7800, 541-396-7801. Closed for Lunch from 11:30a - 12:30p. Sheriff's Office Records 541-396-7802.