Klamath County jail population

As of this morning, 128 people were in the Klamath County jail. The facility has a designed capacity of 144.

Booked at Klamath County jail

James Isom Collins, 21, Klamath Falls, parole violation; held without bail.

Rodney Carlton Harrell, 29, Klamath Falls, probation violation; transported to another jurisdiction.

Roger Yazzie Jr., 44, Klamath Falls, probation violation, third-degree theft, fraudulent use of a credit card; held without bail.

Josette Michelle Moore, 23, Klamath Falls, fourth-degree felony assault (domestic); held in lieu of $15,000 bail.

Steven Russell Smith, 19, Klamath Falls, second-degree burglary, second-degree theft, felony criminal conspiracy; held in lieu of $7,500 bail.

Burglaries, thefts, vandalism

El Cerrito Way, 4300 block, vehicle vandalized, reported Wednesday morning.

Greensprings Drive, 3000 block, persons left hotel without paying, reported Tuesday afternoon.

Reeder Road at Highway 140 East, gates vandalized, reported Tuesday afternoon.

South Seventh Street, 300 block, business burglarized, reported Wednesday morning.

Valinda Way, 4100 block, windshield broken out, reported Wednesday morning.

Assaults, menacing

Avalon Street, 1300 block, child assaulted, reported Wednesday morning.

Madison Street, 3300 block, person assaulted, reported Tuesday afternoon.

Main Street, 600 block, man assaulted, reported Wednesday morning.


Klamath Avenue at South Fifth Street, non-injury accident, reported Tuesday evening.

Drews Road at Sprague River Road, rollover accident, reported Wednesday morning.

Main Street, 100 block, vehicle hit pedestrian, non-injury, reported Wednesday afternoon.

Highway 97, Glen E. Stern lost control of his vehicle on an icy road Tuesday; it overturned on the roadway. Stern was wearing a seat belt and was not injured.

Highway 97, Jose N. Gallegos was southbound when his vehicle slid on an icy patch and crossed into northbound lane, swiping a vehicle driven by Deborah Pettinger. Gallegos' vehicle then hit a vehicle driven by Isaac B. Mann. Seatbelts were used and no one was hurt.

Highway 97, Holden MacRae lost control of northbound vehicle on an icy road Tuesday. The vehicle crossed over into the southbound lane, hitting a vehicle driven by Dale A. Davis. Seatbelts were used; only minor injuries; no one was cited.

Highway 140, Pilar Torres lost control of his vehicle on an icy road Tuesday. The vehicle skidded off the roadway and rolled over. Torres was treated for minor injuries at Merle West Medical Center.

Highway 140, Maira Ortega lost control of her vehicle Wednesday on an icy road. Her vehicle skidded off the road and rolled, stopping on the shoulder. Ortega and a passenger were taken to Merle West Medical Center for treatment.

Fire, aid calls


11:52 a.m., special, 6800 block Rand Way.

2:53 p.m., motor vehicle accident, 46000 block Highway 97 North.

2:59 p.m., motor vehicle accident, Highway 97 North, milepost 244.

2:58 p.m., motor vehicle accident, 28200 block Highway 140 West.

3:06 p.m., medical, 400 block Walnut Avenue.

3:58 p.m., motor vehicle accident, Highway 97 North, milepost 246.

6:32 p.m., medical, Butte Valley.


7:53 a.m., medical, 2000 block Gettle Street.

12:59 p.m., structure fire, 5000 block Highway 97 South.

1:52 p.m., medical, 6000 block South Sixth Street.

5:47 p.m., special, 2800 block Daggett Street.

9:35 p.m., medical, 5100 block Summers Lane.

10:48 p.m., medical, 2100 block Sixth Street, Malin.

10:51 p.m., medical, 4700 block Bellm Drive.

10:59 p.m., medical, 300 block First Street, Tulelake.

11:24 p.m., motor vehicle accident, Highway 97 North, milepost 211.