United States District Court, E.D. Washington
Stillwell, Eugene Martin
PETITION FOR ACTION ON CONDITIONS OF PRETRIAL
O. Rice Chief U.S. District Judge.
NOW Erik Carlson, PRETRIAL SERVICES OFFICER presenting an
official report upon the conduct of defendant Eugene Martin
Stillwell, who was placed under pretrial release supervision
by the Honorable U.S. Magistrate Judge John T. Rodgers,
sitting in the Court at Spokane, Washington, on the
14th day of August 2018, under the following
Condition #1: Defendant shall not commit any
offense in violation of federal, state or local law.
Defendant shall advise the supervising Pretrial Services
Officer and defense counsel within one business day of any
charge, arrest, or contact with law enforcement. Defendant
shall not work for the United States government or any
federal or state law enforcement agency, unless Defendant
first notifies the supervising Pretrial Services Officer in
the captioned matter.
PRESENTING PETITION FOR ACTION OF COURT FOR CAUSE AS FOLLOWS:
#1: Eugene Martin Stillwell is alleged to have
been arrested for delivery of a controlled substance, attempt
to elude, and second degree assault on April 14, 2019.
August 14, 2018, the undersigned officer reviewed the
conditions of pretrial release supervision with Mr.
Stillwell. Mr. Stillwell acknowledged an understanding of the
conditions, which included standard condition number 1.
following information was gathered from Spokane Police
Department report number 2019-20062570.
about April 10, 2019, a confidential informant (CI) for the
Spokane Police Department (SPD) agreed to perform a
controlled purchase of heroin from “Randy.” The
CI purchased heroin from “Randy” on numerous
occasions. “Randy” is reportedly a resident at
2932 East Wabash Avenue in Spokane, Washington. The CI has
purchased heroin from “Randy” at his residence.
The residence is owned by Jeannette Stillwell. The
undersigned officer believes Jeanette Stillwell is Mr.
to the controlled purchase, the CI was provided with
pre-recorded currency to perform the controlled purchase.
p.m., the CI arrived at Randy's residence to meet with
him. The CI was observed, by a police officer, entering a
gate from the alley onto the property at 8:32 p.m.
vehicle pulled into the driveway of the residence, and an
unknown male entered the residence. The male was observed
removing a grocery style bag from the trunk of the vehicle
prior to entering the residence. The aforementioned vehicle
was confirmed to be registered to Mr. Stillwell. A background
check revealed Mr. Stillwell has used several aliases when
contacted by law enforcement. Mr. Stillwell's aliases
include, Randolph Peterson and Randy L. Peterson.
p.m., the CI returned to the police officers and provided
them with a plastic bag displaying a brown substance that
field tested positive for heroin. The CI stated he purchased
the brown substance from “Randy” and described
him as an “old white male.” The CI paid Randy
with the pre-recorded currency.
should be noted, one of the investigating officers had
performed surveillance on the above-noted residence on April
12, 2019. The officer observed approximately 10 individuals
access the residence in a 30-minute time frame on that date.
These individuals each remained at the residence for a short
period of time then left. Based on these behaviors, the
officer believed narcotics were being sold to these
individuals. In addition, the officer noted he had arrested a
female in January 2019, who left the aforementioned residence
after purchasing methamphetamine from “Randy.”
Furthermore, law enforcement has received drug complaints
about the residence noted in this petition.
on April 13, 2019, the investigating police officer was able
to obtain a search warrant to arrest Mr. Stillwell (also
known as “Randy) for delivery of a controlled
substance, as well as, ...