Union County Sheriff

Arrested: Adam Waldron Newberry, 33, unknown address, was arrested on a parole and probation detainer.

Accident: Nobody was injured Saturday in a traffic accident on Island Avenue in Island City. The accident was reported at 6:29 p.m.

Arrested; Frederick William Pershing, 62, unknown address, was arrested while lodged in the North Oregon Correctional Facility on a Union County warrant charging fourth-degree assault constituting domestic violence, two counts; and an order to show cause why probation should not be revoked.  

La Grande Police Department

Arrested: Robert Allen Fox, 57, unknown address, was arrested on a charge third-degree theft. 

Arrested: Cynthia Renee Cox, 57, La Grande, was arrested on a Union County warrant charging failure to appear in court. The warrant was connected to an original charge of third-degree theft. 

La Grande Fire Department

Firefighters responded to six calls for medical assistance on Sunday, 12 on Saturday and six on Friday.

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