1600 E 4th Plain, Vancouver, WAVancouver police sought a passenger who fled the scene after a car crash Sept. 25 that killed the driver and injured two other passengers. The car hit a concrete wall and flew over a 4-foot fence before flipping over in a cemetery. Two of the men were ejected from the car.
7414 N. Montana Ave., Portland ORTalk about a sweet traffic jam! Cars were backed up on I-5 the morning of Sept. 25 after a semi truck spilled hundreds of cookies and cereal packages on the road.
13 NW. 6th Ave., Portland ORThe Star Theater was shut down after a raid Sept. 25 for allegedly serving alcohol without a liquor license. Police say the location had been operating as an illegal after-hours nightclub for the past year.
2735 NE 82nd Ave., Portland ORA student was hospitalized after being stabbed at Madison High School shortly after classes got out for the day Sept. 25. Witnesses say a group of six to eight teenagers were seen beating the student beforehand.
SW 4th & SW Lincoln St., Portland ORA TriMet driver called authorities Sept. 26 after seeing a suspicious-looking device at a downtown intersection. Police sent a bomb squad to check it out, and evacuated a nearby car rental business. The device was actually a traffic-flow counter installed by the Portland Bureau of Transportation.
2850 SE 82nd., Portland ORA thief described to be in his 60s and balding with a beard stole $5,000 worth of jewelry from Jessica Jewelers on Sept. 24. Owner Jimmy Vilaysanh says the man reached over the counter and opened a showcase cabinet that had the key left in the lock. Vilaysanh didn’t realize the merchandise was missing until inventory was counted the next day.
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