Woman Arrested For Stealing From Safeway

Posted by Pat Boyle on January 24, 2014
Hudson arrest, stolen items


Gresham, Oregon –  A 39 year old woman has been arrested on more than 40 counts of theft after a crime spree at Portland area Safeway stores. Gresham police say Tawni Marie Hudson would steal small, expensive goods that were easy to conceal and then sell them on craigslist or eBay.

Gresham police worked with Safeway investigators during a three month …

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Former MHCC Lifeguard Faces Sex Abuse Charges

Posted by Brett Reckamp on December 18, 2013
Samuel Patrick Melthratter

Gresham Police arrested 21-year-old Samuel Patrick Melthratter at his home Wednesday afternoon and charged him with sexually abusing 3 underage girls while he was working as a lifeguard at Mount Hood Community College this Summer.

Lt. Claudio Granjean says they think Melthratter was using his position at the school to find girls.  He is no longer employed there.  They also think …

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