January 25, 2013
Lieutenant Gregg Hastings
Public Information Officer
(503) 731-3020 ext 247
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An Oregon State Police (OSP) trooper, with the assistance of Roseburg police, arrested a man late Tuesday night after investigating suspicious circumstances at an auto repair shop near the OSP Roseburg office and discovering the man was breaking into vehicles. In total, 17 vehicles, including two business work trucks, were damaged.
According to Lieutenant Doug Ladd, on January 22, 2013 at approximately 11:32 p.m., OSP Senior Trooper Brian Jewell was in the back parking lot of the OSP Roseburg office when he saw a motion sensor light go on and heard loud noises, including an activated car alarm, at Walker Brother's Auto Repair in the 1200 block of NE Stephens Street.
Jewell went to the area to investigate, saw several parked vehicles had broken windows, and found a man walking away from the front of the business holding numerous bags, flashlights, and other items including keys tagged by Walker Brother's Auto Repair. Jewell also noted the man had broken glass on his clothing.
The man, identified as EDMONDO FRANK FABIANEK, age 30, from Roseburg, was taken into custody and lodged in the Douglas County Jail on the following charges:
* Criminal Mischief in the First Degree
* Seventeen (17) counts of Unlawful Entry Into a Motor Vehicle
* Criminal Trespass in the Second Degree
* Possession of Burglary Tools
* Criminal Mischief in the Third Degree