February 26, 2016
A Roseburg man is in jail on burglary and other charges following an incident Thursday afternoon just before 3:00 p.m. A Roseburg Police report says that a homeowner in the 600 block of Flint Street in Roseburg told police he found the suspect inside a vacant house on his property. He said that when confronted, the man took off running so he chased the suspect. The suspect was eventually tackled by a friend of the homeowner.
46 year old Garfield Lowe was allegedly found to be in possession of a small amount of methamphetamine when arrested by police. Later it was determined that he had stolen a moped from another residence as well.
Lowe is facing charges that include second degree burglary, unlawful possession of methamphetamine, being in possession of burglar tools and for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. He is being held on over $100,000 bail.