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Felony arrests

Theft '

Patrick Leon Johnson, 36, of the 500 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, Medford. A Medford police officer Friday arrested Johnson on charges of first-degree theft and a probation violation. He was lodged in the Jackson County Jail without bail.

Eluding '

Justin Wayne Accarino, 24, no known address. A Medford police officer Friday arrested Accarino

on charges of attempting to elude a police officer in a vehicle, attempting to elude an officer on foot, reckless driving and endangering. He was lodged in jail, where he remained late Friday on &

36;17,000 bail.

Rape, sodomy '

Chad Michael Klosterman, 24, of the 100 block of Hargadine Street, Ashland. An Ashland police officer Friday arrested Klosterman on two counts of third-degree rape, two counts of third-degree sodomy and two counts of furnishing liquor to a minor. He was lodged in jail, where he remained late Friday on &

36;28,000 bail.

Burglary '

Adrian Nathaniel Martinez, 28, of Milwaukie. Martinez appeared Friday in Jackson County Circuit Court on an indictment charging him with four counts of fourth-degree assault, two counts of harassment, first-degree burglary and strangulation. He was booked into jail and released on his own recognizance.

Crime reports

Burglary '

300 block of Reese Creek Road, Eagle Point. A Jackson County sheriff's deputy Friday took a report of a burglary in which items valued at &

36;2,500 were stolen from a garage.

Burglary '

300 block of Fielder Lane, Grants Pass. A sheriff's deputy Friday took a report of a burglary in which tools and a dirt bike were stolen from a residence.

— Miscellaneous

Stolen vehicle '

Medford police are trying to track down an unidentified man who broke into two auto dealerships late Thursday then crashed a stolen pickup after leading Phoenix police officers on a pursuit.

The man stole two sets of keys from World Famous Autos in the 500 block of South Riverside Avenue, then went down the street and stole a black 1997 Ford F-150 from Alan's Auto Sales in the 500 block of South Riverside, Medford police Lt. Mike Moran said.

The theft occurred at about 10:45 p.m. After leaving the dealership in the pickup, the man made his way to Phoenix, Moran said. Phoenix officers saw the stolen truck and chased it back toward Medford before losing sight of it near the intersection of Barnett and North Phoenix roads.

Moran said the vehicle later crashed along Alder Creek Road. Police were unable to locate the driver. Anyone with information about the identity and whereabouts of the driver is asked to contact Medford police at 770-4783.