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Felony arrests


' Michael Thomas Gumaer, 24, of the 7800 block of Atlantic Avenue, White City. Medford police arrested Gumaer Thursday on charges of being a felon in possession of a weapon, providing false information to police and parole violation. He was lodged in the Jackson County Jail without bail.


' Tod Eugene Plankenhorn, 40, of the 100 block of Lozier Lane, Medford. Jackson County sheriff's deputies arrested Plankenhorn Thursday on charges of fourth-degree felony assault (domestic) and harassment. He was jailed on &

36;8,000 bail.

Vehicle theft

' Chad Michael Nash, 27, no address listed. Medford police arrested Nash Thursday on a charge of unauthorized use of a vehicle and two counts of first-degree theft. He was jailed on &

36;15,000 bail.


' Shawn Harrison Kyker, 27, of the 4700 block of Oak Tree Circle, Medford. Kyker appeared in Jackson County Circuit Court Thursday on an indictment charging him with possession and delivery of amphetamine. He was booked in jail and released.

Fire call

Structure fire

' Propane use was blamed for igniting a fire that destroyed a travel trailer in the 500 block of Gebhard Road, Central Point, late Wednesday.

The trailer's occupant was treated for smoke inhalation and minor burns, said Tom Brookins, battalion chief for Jackson County Fire District No. 3. Eleven firefighters with three engines quickly controlled the 11:07 p.m. blaze, which did not threaten any other structures, Brookins said.