Robbery/ Theft Suspects Arrested

Date: 10/18/2014

Robbery/ Theft Suspects Arrested Robbery/ Theft Suspects Arrested
10/18/14 at approximately 2313 hours
Old Wood Road, Bend, Oregon
By: Sergeant Don Manning
Deputy Dustin Miller

Arrested: Lester, Michael
18 years of age
La Pine, Oregon

Arrested: Juvenile male
16 years of age
Bend, Oregon

Arrested: Juvenile male
14 years of age
Bend, Oregon

Charges: Conspiracy to commit Robbery
Conspiracy to commit Assault
Unlawful Entry into a Motor Vehicle (5)
Theft III

On 10/18/14 at approximately 2313 hours, Deputies from the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office assisted by Sunriver Police Department and The Oregon State Police were dispatched to an address on Old Wood Road near the South Century Drive area, for a call of a Theft/burglary suspect that was being detained by the home owner and two other suspects who had fled from the scene on foot.

On arrival, Deputies contacted the homeowner who had one of the suspects detained. Through their investigation the Deputies were able to determine that during the commission of thefts form several vehicles the suspects were confronted by the home/vehicles owner. During the confrontation one of the suspects hit the vehicle/homeowner in the side with a breaker bar type tool. Two of the three suspects then fled on foot while the homeowner/victim was able to detain the third suspect who was arrested on the listed charges.

Personnel form the listed law enforcement agencies, including a Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office K-9 did and extensive area search for the two outstanding suspects and were not able to fine them.

Deputies continued to investigate the incident and were able to identify the two outstanding suspects. The two outstanding suspects were later contacted and also arrested on the listed charges.

The two Juveniles were lodged at the Juvenile Detention Center and Lester was lodged at the Deschutes County Adult Jail.

If you have any information regarding this investigation, please contact the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office at 541-693-6911.

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