Tuesday Sheriff’s Office and OSP incidents
A 2001 Chevy Silverado was stolen from the 800 block of Plumtree Lane.
Troopers responded to reports of a burning vehicle on Redwood Avenue. They arrived to find Grants Pass Fire Rescue had extinguished the vehicle and pushed it out of the roadway. Troopers contacted the registered owner who said his vehicle was stolen from the Applegate Tavern. The case has been referred to the Sheriff’s Office.
A two-vehicle accident occurred on Caves Highway at Laurel Road. No injuries were reported and one of the vehicles had to be towed. Troopers cited 47-year-old Ernesto Escalante-Soto for performing an illegal u-turn.