Obbie Atkinson: 74, of Richland, died June 30, 2019, at his home, surrounded by his family. Arrangements are under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Online condolences may be made at


Baker City Police

ASSAULT IV: Jose Medina Luna, 25, of 2424 C St., 2:37 a.m. Sunday, at his home; jailed.

HIT AND RUN — PROPERTY: Pablo Luna Medina, 31, of 1310 Broadway St.; 5:47 a.m. Sunday, in the 1700 block of Seventh Street; jailed.

MENACING: Arthur Daniel Estrada, 63, 2141 Colorado Ave., 11:33 a.m. Sunday, at his home; jailed.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

VIOLATION OF RELEASE AGREEMENT (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Christopher Allen Prince, 29, of 1815 Balm St., 8:38 p.m. Sunday, jailed.

HARASSMENT and INTERFERING WITH MAKING A POLICE REPORT: William Leroy Graning, 53, of Craigmont, Idaho, 11:18 p.m. Sunday, on Bidwell Road; jailed.

GRANT COUNTY HOLD: Nicky Joe Ballou, 42, of 2785 Second St., 8:39 a.m. Friday, at the Baker County Jail where he is being held on another charge.

Accident reports

Carl Chase Wheeler, 34, of 2825 Campbell St., was injured in a single-vehicle crash on Burnt River Canyon Lane near Durkee at 6:42 p.m. Saturday; Wheeler was ejected from the pickup truck he was driving. He was flown by Life Flight to St. Alphonsus Medical Center in Boise where he was listed in fair condition today, a hospital spokesman said.