Court, Police & 911 Calls

Superior Court

  • Dennis Darrel Depoe, 32, Omak, pleaded guilty July 6 to two counts of POCS (one each for heroin and methamphetamine). Depoe was sentenced to 6+ months in jail and fined $2,260.50 for the Dec. 11, 2016 crimes.
  • Augustina Luis Flores Purser, 32, Omak, pleaded guilty July 3 to second-degree TMVWOP, second-degree unlawful possession of a firearm and second-degree escape. The court dismissed a POCS (methamphetamine) charge. Flores Purser was sentenced to 43 months (3.6 years) in prison and fined $800. The crimes occurred Nov. 4, 2016 and March 17, 2017.
  • Maria del Pilar Ocana Nunez, 29, Fuenlabrada, Spain, pleaded guilty July 3 to POCS (ecstasy). Ocana Nunez was sentenced to eight days in jail and fined $800. The crime occurred June 25 at the Oroville Port of Entry.
  • Brandy Faith Titanich, 41, Kelowna, B.C., pleaded guilty July 3 to POCS (ecstasy). Titanich was sentenced to eight days in jail and fined $800. The crime occurred June 24 at the Oroville Port of Entry.
  • Richard Allen Harvey, 58, Tonasket, pleaded guilty June 29 to harassment (gross misdemeanor). Harvey was sentenced to 364 days in jail with 356 days suspended, and fined $915 for the June 17 crime.
  • Rose Susane Pauline Vallee, 34, Omak, pleaded guilty June 29 to first-degree trafficking in stolen property and third-degree possession of stolen property. Vallee was sentenced to 22 months (1.8 years) in prison and fined $800 for the Dec. 5, 2014 crimes.
  • Brian Moreno Chacon, 20, Omak, pleaded guilty June 27 to fourth-degree assault. Chacon was sentenced to 364 days in jail with 357 days suspended, and fined $1,160.50. The crime occurred April 9, 2016.
  • Frank Alexander Paul, 31, Omak, pleaded guilty June 27 to POCS (methamphetamine). Paul was sentenced to 60 days in jail and fined $2,260.50 for the May 15 crime.
  • Rodimiro Bejar Alvarez, 35, Oroville, pleaded guilty to first-degree rape of a child, first-degree incest, first-degree child molestation and second-degree incest. Bejar Alvarez was sentenced to 150 months in prison with 138 months suspended under a special sex-offender sentencing alternative, and fined $1,260.50. The crimes occurred in January and February of 2016.
  • The court issued an arrest warrant July 6 for Brandon Shea Marchand, 43, Okanogan, for second-degree assault. The crime allegedly occurred June 18.
  • The court found probable cause to charge Charles Allen Lundgren, 55, Wenatchee, with possession of a legend drug and introduction of contraband. The crimes allegedly occurred June 27 at the Okanogan County Correctional Facility.
  • The court found probable cause to charge Wayne Anthony Seymour, 40, Omak, with attempting to elude a pursuing police vehicle, DUI, third-degree DWLS, driving a vehicle without an ignition interlock device, hit-and-run (property damage), third-degree possession of stolen property and obstruction. The crimes allegedly occurred June 2.
  • The court found probable cause to charge Cory Matthew Ray Goodwin, 19, Omak, with attempting to elude a pursuing police vehicle and reckless driving.

District Court

  • Cullene Francis Babich, 61, Oroville, had a fourth-degree assault charge dismissed. Babich was fined $500.
  • Lisa Louise Best, 46, guilty on two counts of fourth-degree assault and one count of disorderly conduct. Best was sentenced to 364 days in jail with 354 days suspended, and fined a total of $1,699.
  • Roderick A. Best, 62, Tonasket, had a charge dismissed: failure to obey a police officer.
  • Harlan Bramlett Bigelow, 44, Omak, guilty of hit-and-run (unattended property). Bigelow received a 90-day suspended sentenced and fined $388.
  • Alfonso Cardenas Jr., 59, Omak, guilty of second-degree criminal trespassing. Cardenas was sentenced to 90 days in jail with 80 days suspended, and fined $633.
  • Austin Lane Covington, 23, Omak, guilty of third-degree malicious mischief and second-degree criminal trespassing. Covington had two additional counts of third-degree malicious mischief dismissed. Covington was sentenced to 364 days in jail with 360 days suspended, and fined a total of $1,083.
  • Tyler Chad Hahn, 29, Omak, guilty of second-degree criminal trespassing. Hahn was sentenced to 364 days in jail with 354 days suspended, and fined $1,123.
  • Mario E. Hernandez Godina, 19, Omak, had two charges dismissed: MIP/C and possession of marijuana (less than 40 grams).
  • Cody John Hobbs, 34, Omak, had a fourth-degree assault charge dismissed. Hobbs was fined $200.

911 Calls and Jail Bookings

Monday, July 3, 2017

  • Warrant arrest on N. First Ave. in Okanogan.
  • Motorcycle crash on Fish Lake Rd. near Tonasket. Injuries reported.
  • Theft on Main St. in Riverside.
  • Wildland fire on Neil Circle Rd. near Tonasket.
  • Warrant arrest at the Oroville Port of Entry.
  • Assault on Broser Way near Tonasket.
  • Illegal fireworks on James Ave. in Okanogan.
  • Warrant arrest on N. Ash St. in Omak.
  • Violation of a no-contact order on W. Apple Ave. in Omak.
  • Trespassing on Engh Rd. in Omak.
  • Illegal fireworks on S. Douglas St. in Omak.
  • Trespassing on N. Juniper St. in Omak.
  • Automobile theft on Main St. in Oroville.
  • Assault on Main St. in Oroville.
  • Christopher Gould, 33, booked on an FTA warrant for first-degree criminal trespassing.
  • Matthew James Blackledge, 51, booked for violation of a no-contact order.
  • Jess Martin Shadle, 33, booked on a DOC detainer.
  • Alicia Jonele Wilson, 23, booked on two counts of second-degree criminal trespassing.

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

  • Theft on Maple St. in Omak.
  • Burglary on Rodeo Trail Rd. near Okanogan.
  • Illegal fireworks on Westlake Rd. near Oroville.
  • Vehicle-vs.-fence hit-and-run crash on Riverside Cutoff Rd. near Riverside.
  • Assault on Palmer Lake near Loomis.
  • Illegal fireworks on Miller Rd. near Omak.
  • Trespassing on Abie Lane near Oroville.
  • Illegal fireworks on Kermal Rd. near Omak.
  • Illegal fireworks on Fritz Rd. near Riverside.
  • Illegal fireworks on Swanson Mill Rd. near Tonasket.
  • Illegal fireworks on Elmway in Okanogan.
  • Illegal fireworks on Westlake Rd. near Oroville.
  • Illegal fireworks on Summit Lake Rd. near Tonasket.
  • Warrant arrest on N. Oak St. in Omak.
  • Trespassing on Omache Dr. in Omak.
  • Theft on Okoma Dr. in Omak.
  • Trespassing on N. Main St. in Omak.
  • Illegal fireworks on S. Ash St. in Omak.
  • Kevin Anthony Baker, 29, booked on a DOC detainer.
  • Lisa Louise Best, 46, booked for fourth-degree assault.
  • Megan Marie Mieirs, 22, booked for fourth-degree assault (DV).

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

  • Threats on Elmway in Okanogan.
  • Malicious mischief on Clough Homestead Rd. near Riverside. Camera reported cut down.
  • Sex offense on Old Chopacka Rd. near Loomis.
  • Malicious mischief on Westlake Rd. near Oroville.
  • Disorderly conduct on Okoma Dr. in Omak.
  • Burglary on Summit Lake Rd. near Omak.
  • Violation of a no-contact order on S. First Ave. in Okanogan.
  • Two-vehicle crash on Conconully Rd. near Okanogan. Injuries reported.
  • Threats on Engh Rd. in Omak
  • Illegal fireworks on Hubbard Rd. near Riverside.
  • Trespassing on S. Main St. in Omak.
  • Theft on Jasmine St. in Omak. Bedding reported missing.
  • Harassment on Edmonds St. in Omak.
  • Public intoxication on S. Ash St. in Omak.
  • Harassment on Main St. in Oroville.
  • Theft on Main St. in Oroville.
  • Ronny Valdovinos, 26, booked on a DOC detainer.
  • Hector J. Bravo Barrera, 25, booked on a DOC detainer.
  • Byron Dean Iukes Jr., 25, booked on a DOC detainer.
  • Alicia Jonele Wilson, 23, booked for first-degree trespassing and resisting arrest.

Thursday, July 6, 2017

  • Threats on Coyote Canyon Rd. near Oroville.
  • Harassment on Long Lake Rd. near Tonasket.
  • One-vehicle crash on Aeneas Valley Rd. near Tonasket.
  • Custodial interference on Knox Rd. near Tonasket.
  • Theft on S. Second Ave. in Okanogan.
  • Illegal burning on Hwy. 97 near Tonasket.
  • Trespassing on S. Fourth Ave. in Okanogan.
  • Theft on Hwy. 97 near Oroville.
  • Custodial interference on Shumway Rd. near Omak.
  • Burglary on W. Bartlett Ave. in Omak.
  • Warrant arrest on W. Central Ave. in Omak.
  • Vehicle prowl on N. Main St. in Omak.
  • Fraud on E. Dewberry Ave. in Omak.
  • Assault on Elderberry Ave. in Omak.
  • Public intoxication on S. Ash St. in Omak.
  • Harassment on N. Main St. in Omak.
  • Threats on W. Apple Ave. in Omak.
  • DUI on Jasmine St. in Omak.
  • Burglary on W. Bartlett Ave. in Omak.
  • Public intoxication on Main St. in Oroville.
  • Trespassing on Main St. in Oroville.
  • Theft on Main St. in Oroville.
  • Brenden Joe Ostby, 23, booked for second-degree kidnapping and displaying a dangerous weapon.
  • Gerald Lee Watt, 38, booked on a DOC detainer.
  • Albaro Lopez, 32, booked on an order of production.
  • John Reid Koons, 27, booked on an OCSO FTA warrant for second-degree criminal trespassing.
  • James Michael Harvey, 63, court commitments for third-degree DWLS and hit-and-run (unattended).
  • Israel Corrales Bejar, 24, booked on a DOC detainer.

Friday, July 7, 2017

  • Domestic dispute on Mill St. in Okanogan.
  • Trespassing on Weatherstone Rd. near Omak.
  • Weapons offense on Elmway in Okanogan.
  • Theft on Rone Rd. near Tonasket.
  • Failure to register as a sex offender on S. Second Ave. in Okanogan.
  • Burglary on Hwy. 97 near Oroville.
  • Domestic dispute on Millers Lane near Oroville.
  • Assault on Pine Creek Rd. near Tonasket.
  • Illegal fireworks on Engh Rd. in Omak.
  • Theft on W. Ridge Dr. in Omak.
  • Public intoxication on S. Main St. in Omak.
  • Sex offense on Apple Lane in Omak.
  • Three reports of public intoxication on S. Ash St. in Omak.
  • Loitering on S. Main St. in Omak.
  • Assault on S. Main St. in Omak.
  • Littering on 12th Ave. in Oroville.
  • Trespassing on Main St. in Oroville.
  • Two-vehicle crash on W. Fourth St. in Tonasket. No injuries reported.
  • Patrick Antoine Yallup Sr., 52, booked for second-degree murder.
  • Linda Worley Diaz, 39, booked for DUI.
  • Caleb Cyril Bierle, 30, booked for obstruction.
  • Cheyenne Rosemary Lezard, 22, court commitment for third-degree theft.
  • Christopher Rodriguez, 20, booked on a DOC detainer.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

  • Vehicle-vs.-deer crash on Hwy. 7 near Tonasket. No injuries reported.
  • Domestic dispute on Weatherstone Rd. near Omak.
  • Loitering on Hwy. 97 near Oroville.
  • Assault on Engh Rd. in Omak.
  • Theft on Engh Rd. in Omak.
  • Domestic dispute on N. Railroad Ave. in Omak.
  • Violation of a no-contact order on S. First Ave. in Okanogan.
  • Burglary on E. Third St. in Tonasket.
  • Threats on Clarkson Mill Rd. near Tonasket.
  • Burglary on Bentham Rd. near Omak.
  • Theft on Riverside Dr. in Omak.
  • Trespassing on Engh Rd. in Omak.
  • Vehicle prowl on N. Cedar St. in Omak.
  • Warrant arrest on Grainger Ave. in Omak.
  • Assault on Engh Rd. in Omak.
  • Theft on Engh Rd. in Omak.
  • Drugs on S. Ash St. in Omak.
  • Assault on S. Ash St. in Omak.
  • Faustino Quiauchi Quiroz, 37, booked for DUI, hit-and-run (unattended), no valid operator’s license without ID, obstruction, third-degree DWLS and an OCSO FTA warrant for DUI.
  • Chad McFarland, 43, court commitment for third-degree DWLS.
  • Sandra Rose Moses, 30, booked on an FTA warrant for second-degree criminal trespassing.
  • Brenna Marie Klimek, 19, booked for second-degree criminal trespassing (DV).

Sunday, July 9, 2017

  • Sex offense on Parks Dr. in Okanogan.
  • Domestic dispute on Clarkson Mill Rd. near Tonasket.
  • Bomb threat on Greenacres Rd. near Riverside.
  • Weapons offense on Palmer Lake near Loomis.
  • Domestic dispute on E. Apple Ave. in Omak.
  • Trespassing on Hanford St. in Omak.
  • Public intoxication on S. First Ave. in Okanogan.
  • Trespassing on Round Up Rd. near Oroville.
  • Trespassing on Hwy. 7 near Tonasket.
  • Warrant arrest on Hwy. 7 near Tonasket.
  • Public intoxication on S. Second Ave. in Okanogan.
  • Domestic dispute on S. Birch St. in Omak.
  • Assault on E. Fifth Ave. in Omak.
  • Threats on S. Birch St. in Omak.
  • Threats on W. Dewberry Ave. in Omak.
  • Domestic dispute on E. Apple Ave. in Omak.
  • Public intoxication on S. Main St. in Omak.
  • Two-vehicle crash on Riverside Dr. in Omak. No injuries reported.
  • Trespassing on Juniper St. in Oroville.
  • Troy Douglas Haydon, 49, booked on three counts of violation of a no-contact order (DV).
  • Luis Manuel Ramirez, 23, booked for second-degree criminal trespassing, disorderly conduct and harassment.
  • Rose Madeline Condon, 39, booked for fourth-degree assault and disorderly conduct.
  • Steven Roland Nixon, 50, booked on an FTA warrant for theft of a motor vehicle.

Key:

DUI – Driving Under the Influence

DWLS/R – Driving While License Suspended/Revoked

POCS – Possession of a Controlled Substance

MIP/C – Minor in Possession/Consumption

TMVWOP – Taking a Motor Vehicle without Owner’s Permission

DV – Domestic Violence

FTA/C – Failure to Appear/Comply (on a warrant)

FTPF – Failure to Pay Fine

OCSO – Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office

RP – Reporting Party

DOC – State Department of Corrections

USBP – U.S. Border Patrol

CBP – U.S. Customs and Border Protection

ICE – Immigration and Customs Enforcement

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About Gary DeVon

Gary DeVon is the managing editor of the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune and celebrated his 25th year at the newspaper in August 2012. He graduated from Gonzaga University with a degree in Communications - Print Journalism, with an emphasis in photojournalism. He is a proud alumnus of Oroville High School. His family first settled in Okanogan County in the late 1800s. His parents are Judy DeVon and the late Larry DeVon and he has two younger brothers - Dante and Michael. Many family members still call Oroville home. He has a grown daughter, Segornae Douglas and a young granddaughter, Erin.