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Police Blotter

Sequim Police

Department

Nov. 23

8:59 a.m. - Items reportedly stolen from the 400 block of West Hemlock Street.

10:53 a.m. - Burglary reported on the 700 block of East Washington Street.

5:22 p.m. - Damage to vehicle reported on the 100 block of West Spruce Street.

Nov. 24

8:35 a.m. - Fork from forklift reported missing on the 100 block of River Road.

Nov. 25

4:11 p.m. - Shoplifting reported on the 600 block of West Washington Street.

Nov. 26

2:07 a.m. - Shoplifting reported on the 600 block of West Washington Street.

11:07 p.m. - Attempted break-in reported near the 100 block of Charles Hopie Lane.

Nov. 28

1:46 a.m. - Car reportedly egged on the 200 block of North Matriotti Avenue.



Clallam County

Sheriff's Office

Nov. 23

12:02 p.m. - Cash reported missing from the 600 block of North Sequim Avenue.

12:06 p.m. - Cyclone fence reportedly cut open on the 261000 block of U.S. Highway 101.

2:12 p.m. - Gas reportedly siphoned from two vehicles on the 300 block of Wilcox Lane.

2:44 p.m. - Property reportedly stolen from storage unit near the 100 block of Hooker Road.

9:04 p.m. - House reportedly toilet papered on the 1300 block of Big Burn Place.

Nov. 25

10:17 a.m. - Trees reported stolen on the 100 block of Ritter Road.

5:16 p.m. - Television reported stolen on the 1500 block of Freshwater Bay Road.

Nov. 26

12:14 a.m. - House reportedly egged on the 100 block of Leslie Lane.

4:45 p.m. - Money reportedly stolen from recovered wallet on the 3500 block of East Highway 101.

Nov. 27

7:13 a.m. - Three stray horses reported near the 100 block of River Run Road.

9 a.m. - Horse reportedly loose in the roadway on the 2500 block of Taylor Cutoff Road.

Nov. 28

2:59 p.m. - Mailbox reportedly damaged on the 500 block of McFarland Drive.

3:16 p.m. - Mailbox reportedly damaged on the 1200 block of McFarland Drive.

11:33 p.m. - Two people reportedly banging on door and windows on the 1000 block of Woodcock Road.

Nov. 29

1:03 p.m. - Mailbox reportedly damaged on the 200 block of Fairway Drive.

4:59 p.m. - Welding equipment reportedly stolen overnight on the 400 block of Mill Road.



Superior Court



Wade Ray Dickerson - Dickerson, 42, of Sequim, was charged Nov. 23 with one count each of third-degree assault (law enforcement officer) and violation of a no contact order (first or second offense). According to court records, Dickerson allegedly called his estranged wife and their son on Nov. 20 in violation of a no contact order. Then he allegedly assaulted a police officer while in the Sequim Police Department's holding cell. Arraignment was set for Dec. 4.

Christopher Ray Ahlstedt - Ahlstedt, 48, of Port Angeles, was charged Nov. 24 with one count each of first-degree possession of stolen property and second-degree trafficking in stolen property. According to court records, Ahlstedt allegedly stole construction tools and a trailer worth an estimated $20,000 from a Sequim construction site on Nov. 15. Then Ahlstedt allegedly painted the trailer a different color and removed the license plate and sold the tools for $1,000. A bench warrant and arrest warrant were issued when

Ahlstedt failed to appear in court. He already was facing a Jan. 11, 2010, trial on a felony assault charge from a Feb. 16 incident in Port Angeles. Ahlstedt had been out on $75,000 bail.

Anthony Charles Buchanan - Buchanan, 34, of Montclair, Calif., was sentenced Nov. 24 on one count of first-degree custodial interference. He will serve 15 days in jail converted to 120 hours community service and pay $1,350 in fines and court costs plus restitution to be determined. He also is prohibited from having contact with Brian Hanning or his two sons before Nov. 24, 2014. Three other counts were dismissed. Buchanan was arrested May 1 in Montclair after Christopher D. Hanning, 10, and Joshua N. Hanning, 13, were found with their mother who had taken them from their father, Brian Hanning, on May 2.

Loretta Edberg - Edberg, 37, of Upland, Calif., faces a Feb. 1, 2010, trial on two counts of first-degree custodial interference and one count of bail jumping. Edberg was arrested May 1 in Montclair, Calif., on investigation of custodial interference. Christopher D. Hanning, 10, and Joshua N. Hanning, 13, were found with their mother in Montclair and were reunited with their father, Brian Hanning, on May 2. Edberg failed to appear for an Oct. 22 hearing and had a bench warrant issued for her arrest.









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