Drugs — Longview police on Tuesday arrested John Edward Canales, 62, of Longview on suspicion of a felony drug charge.
Theft — Cowlitz County sheriff’s deputies on Tuesday arrested Eddie Ladon Ward, 52, of Vader on suspicion of second-degree theft.
Fraud — Kelso police responded to the 800 block of Pacific Avenue, Kelso on Tuesday when a customer reportedly tried to use a fake $100 bill to buy gas. The store clerk called police to turn in the bill. Kelso Police Captain Rich Fletcher said counterfeit bills are turned over to the Secret Service for investigation.
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- 2300 block of Parrott Way, Kelso. Tuesday. 100-150 brass water meters worth more than $1,000.
- 400 block of Three Rivers Drive, Kelso. Tuesday. Two minors said a man approached them at Safeway, said he had a gun and told them to empty their pockets, then tried to take their vehicle. Fletcher said the investigation is ongoing and he could not give details, but he said the involved parties made questionable statements.
- 1100 California Way, Longview. Tuesday. Contents of a cargo trailer worth $600.