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Bend Man Arrested for Burglary and Related Charges
Location: SW Obsidian Ave/SW Helmholtz Ave, Redmond, OR
Arrested: David Gross, 33 Years Old, Bend, OR
Charges: Burglary I (Occupied Dwelling), Criminal Trespass I, Unlawful Entry Into A Motor Vehicle, Theft III
Media Release completed by: Lt. Bryan Husband
On 07/0714, at 6:51am, Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to the area of SW Obsidian Ave and SW Helmholtz Ave, in rural Redmond, OR, for a report of a suspicious male, later identified as David Gross. The reporting party had returned to his nearby home and observed Gross standing near the back door of his residence. The reporting party verbally confronted Gross at which time he walked away from the residence. The reporting party followed Gross at a safe distance, while calling 9-1-1.
Deputies arrived in the listed area and contacted Gross. Other deputies responded to the reporting party’s residence and discovered evidence linking Gross to having unlawfully entered the reporting party’s residence, as well as two vehicles belonging to the reporting party and his adult son. It was also determined the adult son had been sleeping in his bedroom while Gross had been inside of the residence. Gross was arrested and transported to the Deschutes County Adult Jail, where he was lodged on the above listed charges.
On 07/06/14, at 5:55pm, Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to the area of OB Riley Rd and Tumalo Reservoir Rd, for a suspicious male walking in the area. Deputies arrived and contacted Gross, but were unable to link him to any criminal activity at that time. A current photograph of Gross is attached to this media release. Additionally, Gross is approximately 6’02”, 165 lbs, with red hair and a red beard. Anyone who has additional information about Gross’ recent criminal activities is encouraged to call the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office at (541)-388-6655.