Theft Investigation leads to the arrest of Corvallis man in Yachats
Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to the report this week of Suspicious Activity/Theft at a residence off of Yachats Ocean Road located in Yachats. The report indicated that an unknown adult male was trespassing at the private residence and stealing exterior furniture.
Deputies located Patrick C. Hummel, 42 year old Corvallis resident, hiding in a wooded area adjacent to the residence, Hummel resisted arrest as he was taken into custody. Hummel was evaluated by medical responders after which he was transported to the Lincoln County Jail on the following charges:
Criminal Trespass in the 2nd Degree, Theft in the 3rd Degree, Resisting Arrest, Escape in the 3rd Degree, and Interfering with a Police Officer.
In addition, Hummel had an active Felony Warrant issued for his arrest out of Benton County.