The Union County Sheriff’s Office took custody of Conner Alexander Fry, 26, of La Grande, for first-degree burglary, unlawful entry into a vehicle and first-degree theft. According to state court records, a union County grand jury indicted Fry on Oct. 3 on the burglary charge, two counts of unlawful entry and five of first-degree theft. The state has accused Fry of stealing various items, including a gun, from Union County residents in early September. Law enforcement in Umatilla County arrested Fry on a warrant based on the indictment and transferred him back here.

Police in La Grande at about 7:30 p.m. responded to a call about a vehicle stuck on the railroad tracks at Y Avenue and Second Street. Police about four hours later helped another driver stuck on the tracks on Second Street and asked the city public works department to de-ice the area.


La Grande police at about 7:10 a.m. responded to the 2800 block of Spruce Street on a report of vehicle prowlers. Police arrested a 27-year-old man and 23-year-old woman, both of La Grande, on misdemeanor for attempted unlawful entry into a vehicle and criminal mischief. Police also arrested the woman for misdemeanor heroin possession.

La Grande police at 5:29 p.m. received a complaint about animal neglect on the 1900 block of Jupiter Way.

Emergency services at 11:37 p.m. received a call out for a possible fire on the 79300 block of Highway 204, Elgin. Union County sheriff’s deputies assisted medics at the scene.


The Union County Sheriff’s Office at 12:17 a.m. responded to the 2600 block of Island Avenue, La Grande, and arrested Brittany Nicole Williams, 29, for hindering prosecution, a class C felony.

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