Police & Fire

January 10, 2012

By Staff

Into the woods

A resident in the 20500 block of Southeast 19th Street said a vandal or vandals cut down about 12 large trees on her property in the past several months and then left the fallen trees on the ground at the site, rather than cutting them up for firewood.

Tool time

Tools were stolen from a vehicle parked in the 19700 block of Southeast 23rd Street before Dec. 22.

Christmas caper

Mail was stolen in the 4100 block of 229th Avenue Southeast on Dec. 22. The resident reported the incident to police after a Christmas card she was expecting failed to arrive.

Timeless

Laptops and antiques were stolen from a residence in the 2200 block of East Beaver Lake Drive Southeast before Dec. 23.

Eastside Fire & Rescue reports for Jan. 11

  • At 10:47 a.m. Jan. 1, two units provided medical assistance in the 200 block of Mountain Park Boulevard.
  • At 11:22 a.m. Jan. 1, a unit provided medical assistance in the 100 block of Timber Ridge Way Northwest.
  • At 11:45 a.m. Jan. 2, two units responded to a motor vehicle accident with injuries at Southeast Black Nugget Road and Southeast Issaquah-Fall City Road.
  • At 12:33 a.m. Jan. 2, a unit provided medical assistance in the 400 block of Northwest Pebble Lane.
  • At 3:33 p.m. Jan. 2, two units responded to a motor vehicle accident with no injuries in the 700 block of Northeast Blakely Drive.
  • At 7:34 p.m. Jan. 2, two units provided medical assistance in the 100 block of Timber Ridge Way Northwest.
  • At 1:51 p.m. Jan. 3, two units extinguished a vehicle fire in the 100 block of Northeast Gilman Boulevard.
  • At 4:11 p.m. Jan. 3, two units provided medical assistance in the 1600 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard.
  • At 6:35 p.m. Jan. 3, four units responded to a motor vehicle accident with injuries on eastbound Interstate 90, west of Front Street.
  • At 11:41 a.m. Jan. 5, two units responded to a motor vehicle accident at Southeast 51st Street and East Lake Sammamish Parkway. Two patients were treated and transported by ambulance to a hospital.
  • At 4:52 p.m. Jan. 5, a unit cleaned up a combustible liquid spill in the 2500 block of Northeast Ivy Way.

Driving under the influence

Police arrested a 19-year-old Bellevue man for driving under the influence near the corner of Southeast 16th Street and 228th Avenue Southeast at about 2 a.m. Dec. 23. Police said he had been driving 75 mph in a 40 mph zone. The man smelled of marijuana and told the officer he had been driving fast “because it was fun.”

Domestic violence

Police arrested a 37-year-old Sammamish man for domestic violence Dec. 25 after his wife told police he punched her. She told police that she had attempted to barricade herself inside a bathroom because she was afraid of her husband. He then forced his way inside and they started to fight. The man said she had struck him with a phone first, prompting him to punch her in retaliation.

Finders’ keepers

A resident in the 21200 block of Northeast Sixth Street said men were preparing to rob his neighbor’s home at about 9:30 p.m. Dec. 27. The man reported seeing a black Ford with a trailer parked outside the neighbor’s vacant home. The men told the resident the house was abandoned, and they believed the items inside to be free. The caller recorded the Ford’s license plate information for police.

Hacked

A laptop was stolen from a vehicle parked in the 5100 block of East Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast before 1:54 a.m. Dec. 28. The estimated loss is $500.

Arrest

Police arrested a 24-year-old Moses Lake man for violation of a no-contact order in the 200 block of Mountain Park Boulevard Southwest at 2:54 a.m. Dec. 28.

Purse pilfered

A window was damaged on, and a purse was stolen from, a vehicle parked in the 1000 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard before 10:33 a.m. Dec. 28.

Honda heist

A Honda was stolen in the 4700 block of West Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast before 10:34 a.m. Dec. 28.

Purse snatched

A window was damaged on, and a purse was stolen from, a vehicle parked in the 1000 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard before 10:48 a.m. Dec. 28.

Unlocked

A lock was damaged on a vehicle parked in the 2000 block of Newport Way Northwest before 11:56 a.m. Dec. 28.

Made Mazda

A Mazda was stolen from a garage in the 23400 block of Southeast Black Nugget Road before 6:40 p.m. Dec. 28.

Sparkle

Jewelry was stolen from a residence in the 1800 block of 203rd Avenue Southeast before Dec. 29. The estimated loss is $12,000.

Halted

Police cited and released a 40-year-old North Bend resident for driving with a suspended license at Southeast 56th Street and 220th Avenue Southeast at 1:20 a.m. Dec. 29.

Driving under the influence

Police arrested a 20-year-old Issaquah woman for driving under the influence, reckless driving, possession of a fraudulent driver’s license, reckless endangerment and possession of marijuana in the 200 block of Mount Olympus Drive Northwest at 2:28 a.m. Dec. 29.

Driving under the influence

Police arrested a 19-year-old Sammamish woman for driving under the influence at about 2:30 a.m. Dec. 30 after an officer saw her vehicle stop in the middle of Southeast Eighth Street near Skyline High School. Several teenagers then exited the vehicle. Police contacted the driver, and she told the officer she wished he were dead. She also smelled of alcohol. Police said a vehicle occupant said the group drank vodka from a water bottle and left for Seattle to go clubbing, but returned to Sammamish because they could not locate the nightclub.

Return to sender

Mailboxes were damaged in the 1300 block of East Beaver Lake Drive just after midnight Dec. 31.

The Press publishes names of people charged with felony crimes. Information comes directly from local police reports.

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