Tales from the rural patrol

Tales from the Rural Patrol

(Editor’s note: Factual information for ‘Tales’ is provided by the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed.)

Saturday, Oct. 29*James Byron Lawson, Jr. was wanted by Florence Police Department for probation violation for second-degree theft. Lawson was apprehended near milepost (MP) 5 of West Side Road at 11 . . .