LINN COUNTY SHERIFF
Assault and harassment charges — Tuesday, Sept. 12, 9:05 a.m., 600 block of 7th Street. Chad Charles Lien, 46, was arrested for strangulation, coercion, and fourth-degree assault after deputies responded to a domestic disturbance call.
Bike gone — Tuesday, Sept. 12, 5:43 p.m., 37200 block of James Place. A Giant brand bicycle valued at $600 dollars was taken from a back yard.
High dollar shades taken — Tuesday, Sept. 12, 11:59 p.m. A caller reported her 2011 Jeep patriot had been entered and that a $500 pair of sunglasses, some cash and a set of headphones were taken.
Follow the green leaves — Tuesday, Sept. 12, 7:06 a.m. 400 block of main Street. A caller reported her six-foot tall marijuana plant, containing at least one pound of usable marijuana, was excavated from her backyard and taken during the night. The responding officer reported finding a trail of marijuana leaves leading down the alley. The caller has video footage she plans to show to police.