Police Arrest Albany Woman for ID Theft

ALBANY, Ore. — Police arrested an Albany woman on theft and identity theft charges Friday. Investigators with Oregon State Police and the┬áCorvallis Police Department┬ásaid 34-year-old Merideth Kachel allegedly stole a man’s backpack in January from inside the Women’s Building on the Oregon State University campus, which had the man’s ID and credit cards. OSP said … Continue reading »

Deputies Seize Alligator in Azalea

AZALEA, Ore. — Deputies seized an alligator, stolen mining equipment, 15 pounds of marijuana, 52 grams of methamphetamine, five firearms and a stun gun while serving a search warrant in Azalea Thursday morning. Deputies say the items were purchased with a stolen credit card. At about 7 p.m., Douglas County sheriff’s deputies say they served … Continue reading »