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Court Report


January 25, 2018

Sheriff's Report


Editor’s note: Most items in this section reflect the starting point for response by local police and emergency agencies. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office does not release names of individuals who report possible criminal or suspicious activities to dispatchers or alleged victims for this column.

Monday, Jan. 15: Sprague ambulance personnel joined the Washington State Patrol in responding to a report of a one-vehicle slide-off on Interstate 90.

Davenport ambulance personnel tended to a woman who suffered a head injury as a result of a collision on SR 25 about 19 miles north of Davenport.

Responding to the 200 block of West Willis Street, Harrington ambulance personnel handled an unspecified medical situation involving a woman who was transported to Lincoln Hospital in Davenport.

After an argument with his girlfriend, an Odessa man asked that police assist him in removing her from a residence on South 4th Street. She was taken to the local hospital and later transferred to Spokane for treatment of possible self-inflicted injuries.

Tuesday, Jan. 16: A woman advised dispatchers that she pulled over while driving on U.S. 2 just east of Reardan after experiencing breathing problems and feeling her heart “racing.” As they talked, she began to feel better, but promised to get checked out at the Reardan clinic.

A parked vehicle that had been involved in a collision posed a problem for deputies and Davenport city crewmen after it was found to be a traffic and potential snow-plowing obstruction in the vicinity of Fourth and Adams streets.

A semi-truck became stuck on the Old Sprague Highway, possibly as a result of violating county road restrictions. Damage was reported to the side of the roadway.

A truck knocked over a stop sign at the intersection of U.S. 2 (Morgan Street) and SR 28 (Twelfth Street) in Davenport. A crew from the Washington State Department of Transportation replaced the sign.

A caller reported a vehicle was traveling east through Wilbur on U.S. 2 at speeds of between 60 and 100 miles per hour.

Deputies and Wilbur school personnel investigated the theft of candy from the concessions supply at the high school.

Wednesday, Jan. 17: Dispatchers received three separate reports of scam phone calls placed to county residents from the same number.

An injured deer was discovered on SR 174 near Bagdad Road in the Almira area.

Thursday, Jan. 18: Responding to the I-90 rest area, Sprague ambulance personnel assisted a 45-year-old man having breathing difficulties, possibly from an allergic reaction. He was transported to a Spokane hospital.

A caller reported someone has taken slats from a fence in the 100 block of West Oak Street in Sprague and placed them on a burn pile at another location.

A caller reported vehicles had been speeding through an intersection in Wilbur.

A caller reported that a woman had been punched in the face during what appeared to be a domestic incident.

Friday, Jan. 19: A Davenport woman reported receiving several scam calls from the same phone number.

Deputies helped return a credit card found at the Wilbur Post Office parking lot to its owner.

A caller reported two men got out of their vehicle in the Davenport Middle School parking lot and threw two lighted cigarettes under another vehicle.

A deputy persuaded a Davenport man to turn down his sound system after dispatchers took a midnight call from neighbors in the 1300 block of South Logan Street.

A Wilbur man called the sheriff’s office and asked that a deputy come and pick him up for molesting a child a week ago.

Odessa Police were involved in responding to a report of a “suicidal” individual at the local high school.

Saturday, Jan. 20: A mini-van sustained a broken axle after sliding off SR 231 in the Reardan area, but its two occupants escaped injury.

A caller advised of possible illegal spotlighting by hunters on property along Estate Road North in the Sprague area.

LifeFlight aerial ambulance was utilized for a 61-year-old man with possible internal bleeding who was being transported by a Creston crew to the landing zone at the Telford rest area on U.S. 2.

Two deputies responded to a report of a possible burglary in progress at a residence on Paradise Lane North in the Lincoln area.

Deputies checked out a report of a loud argument between a man and woman inside an apartment in the 1300 block of Logan Street in Davenport.

Dispatchers were advised by a man who identified himself as a FFA official from Seattle that a green laser was spotted by a pilot flying over the Davenport municipal airport. A deputy checked things out and found no suspicious activity there.

A deputy became suspicious after a vehicle “blew past him” on U.S. 2 between Wilbur and Davenport, pulled over to the side of the road on the other side of the highway, then behind the patrol vehicle, following it to Davenport at speeds down to 25 mph. Another deputy wasn’t able to find the suspicious vehicle.

A resident of the 1100 block of Adams Street in Davenport advised he was awakened by loud music, which was turned down after a deputy responded to the neighborhood.

Sunday, Jan. 21: Notified by two callers who noticed flames shooting out, Creston firefighters battled a garage fire at a residence on First Street across from the school.

A caller reported seeing a couple dozen horses alongside Level Road in the vicinity of Four Corners Road near Davenport. Their owner told responding deputies that there could have been about 35 animals that got loose while in the process of being taken to Spokane.


Jan. 15: Victor Alfrado Jordan, 28, Davenport, arrested by Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) for fourth-degree assault (domestic violence), serving a court commitment.

Jan. 16: Ashley May Clark, 22, Hermiston, Ore., arrested by LCSO for an out-of-county misdemeanor violation and for theft of a motor vehicle.

Jan. 17: Keili Breann Garrison, 30, Spokane, arrested by LCSO for driving while license suspended.

Jan. 18: Eric Lee Morrow, 40, Spokane, arrested by LCSO for an out-of-county felony warrant, driving while license suspended, and failing to apply for a transfer of ownership.

Jan. 19: Joseph Dean Friedlander, 44, Nespelem, arrested by LCSO for an ignition interlock violation.

Robert Dale Miller, 55, Wilbur, arrested by LCSO for second-degree child molestation.

Jan. 20: Randall Curtis Gross, 25, Grand Coulee, arrested by LCSO for driving under the influence.

From Jan. 16 to 19, 12 individuals were held in the Lincoln County Jail under contract with the Washington State Department of Corrections and three for Stevens County.

Court Report


John F. Strohmaier, Judge

Civil Judgment

Davenport Sporting Goods LLC must pay $7,171.99 in tax obligations from February, May, June, August, September and October of last year to the Washington State Department of Revenue.

New Criminal Case

Thomas Roy Pulaski, 52, of Longview, Wash., is charged with fourth-degree assault (domestic violence) and felony harassment in connection with a June 2016 incident in Odessa during which a 53-year-old woman received a threat against her life.

New Civil Case

David William Evans, 57, is seeking restoration his firearms rights that were revoked as part of two Lincoln County Superior Court dispositions in 2001.


Dan B. Johnson, Judge

Editor’s note: These reports are based on forms filled out by the presiding judge during court sessions and subsequently reviewed by the newspaper.

James Mark Gilliland, Valley Mills, Texas, prohibited U-turn, contested, found not committed.

Derick Lee Miller, Spokane, fail to renew expired vehicle registration, $140 penalty.

Louise Marie Wynne, Wellpinit, littering/abandoned vehicle, contested, found not committed.

Eli Jeffrey Butts, Colville, speeding (10 mph over limit), amended by Reardan prosecutor to expired vehicle tabs, pleaded committed, $136.

Kaleb James Kelley, Spokane, speeding (10 over), $105.

Amanda Anne Knoop, Puyallup, Wash., speeding (33 over), $200.

Celeste Marie Kehoe, Coulee Dam, speeding (10 over), $105; operating motor vehicle without insurance, $290.

Robert Eugene Johnson, Davenport, no stop/turn signals, contested, found not committed.

Trevin Douglas Irby, Spokane Valley, speeding (5 over), $125.

Jon Francis Halversen, Creston, speeding (15 over), $105.

Casey Troy Brooks, Spokane, operating motor vehicle without insurance, $390.

Christopher Clark, Hayden, Idaho, speeding, amended to fail to renew expired vehicle registration, pleaded committed, $125 penalty.

Charles Richard Dennis, Spokane, using electronic devices while driving, contested, found not committed.

James Leroy Dotson, Mead, no valid operator’s license, contested, found committed, $275.

Kenneth Lee, Oroville, Wash., speeding (10 over), amended by Reardan prosecutor to expired vehicle tabs, pleaded committed, $160.

Joshua James Mack, Spokane Valley, operating motor vehicle without insurance, contested, found committed, $550.

Jesse Ray Watt, Grand Coulee, speeding (17 over), $156; operating motor vehicle without insurance, dismissed, $25 administrative fee.

Sierra Mackenzie Rickman, Spokane Valley, speeding in construction zone, contested, found committed, $563.

John Marcus Thorsen, Spokane, speeding (12 over), $125.

Robert Scott Sonnabend, Nine Mile Falls, speeding (16 over), contested, found committed, $156; operating motor vehicle without insurance, dismissed, $25 administrative fee.

Bethany Rachel Olson, Spokane, speeding (10 over), $105; operating motor vehicle without registration, $100.


Lincoln County Clerk’s Office

New filings: 29 involving persons living outside Lincoln County.

Property Transactions

Lincoln County Treasurer’s Office

Ronald D. and Tamara A. Miller, Sprague, to Jerrod A. Miller, Sprague – property at 7325 Lake Valley Loop North, Sprague (Lot 1, Miller-South Short Plat), $100,000.

Michael D. and Penny A. Hogan, Davenport, to Laurel D. Hansen, Davenport – property in Sec. 9, T27N, R36, $180,000.

Raymond A. and Sandra L. Klein, Auburn, Wash., to Jeraldine L. and Bryan D. Mickle, Wilbur – property at 45216 Rantz Park Lane North, Wilbur (Lot 6, Rantz Marine Park), $263,500.

Gerald Greenwalt, Odessa, to Sandra and Gerald L. Smith, Odessa – property at 01 South 5th Street, Odessa (south half of Lots 7 and 8, Blk. 3, Pattee and Lyon’s Addition to Town of Odessa), $0.

Myron L. Root, Airway Heights, to Virginia Kinyon (trustee, Root Irrevocable Trust), Airway Heights – property at 522 NW Cole Street, Wilbur (Lots 1-4 and portion of Lot 5, Blk. 57, Railroad Addition to Town of Wilbur), $0.

Jeff S. and Laura S. Huhta, Buckley, Wash., to David Patrick Monnot, Wenatchee – property at 30365 Antler Drive East, Deer Meadows (Lot 20, Deer Heights Plat No. 2), $45,000.

Julie Nikkola, Spokane Valley, to William I. and Nora E. Nikkola and Michael D. and Jennell M. McLaughlin, Veradale – property at 25880 Rock Bluff East, Lincoln (Lot 26, Roosevelt Lake Ranch Division 1B) and 1996 28x48 mobile home, $0.

Nathan and Tanyia Oulman, Sagle, Idaho, to Mark Calvert, Wilbur – property at 211 NW Main Street, Wilbur (Lots 13-16, Blk. 35, Resurvey and Homestead Addition to Town of Wilbur), $124,000.

William J. and Judy L. Burger, Davenport, to Jason D. and Christine M. Choate, Davenport – property at 1005 Seventh Street, Davenport (north and south halves of Lots 9 and 10, Blk. 2, Southeastern Addition to Town of Davenport), $100,000.

Delaine M. Rutter, Davenport, to Todd B. Rutter, Davenport – property at 408 Jefferson Street, Davenport (Lots 6-8, Blk. 8, Southeastern Addition to Town, now City, of Davenport), $0.


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