Police Blotter

February 7, 2012

By Staff

Light up

Police responded to suspicious activity in the 23400 block of Southeast Black Nugget Road at 10:12 p.m. Jan. 24 after a man reported someone shining a flashlight into his bedroom window. He also told police he heard someone pushing against the window. The man turned on the bedroom light and the flashlight beam disappeared.

Speed demon

Police stopped a 16-year-old Sammamish boy for reckless driving after he drove 70 mph in a 35 mph zone in the 23500 block of Southeast 24th Street at about 6:40 p.m. Jan. 25. Police contacted the boy’s mother, and she told the officer her son needed to re-attend a driver’s education class and pay for the class himself.

Pot or not

Police disposed of about 3 grams of marijuana after stopping a Bellevue man in the 800 block of East Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast on Jan. 26. The man had a medical marijuana card, but the license expired in November, so the officer confiscated the marijuana.

Private eye

Police contacted a Sammamish woman after she drove over a planter strip in the 3300 block of Issaquah-Pine Lake Road Southeast on Jan. 26. The collision damaged the underside of her vehicle, causing it to leak transmission fluid. She told the officer she believed she had been followed and her vehicle had been bugged with surveillance devices.

The need for speed

Police cited and released a 30-year-old Issaquah man for driving with a suspended license in the 4900 block of Issaquah-Pine Lake Road Southeast on Jan. 28. The officer observed the man driving 53 mph in a 35 mph zone.


A computer program, cellphone charger, GPS unit and garage door opener were stolen from a vehicle parked in the 2100 block of Shy Bear Way Northwest before 9:03 a.m. Jan. 30. The estimated loss is $450.


Police cited and released a 44-year-old Renton woman for driving with a suspended license in the 7500 block of Renton-Issaquah Road Southeast at 11:26 p.m. Jan. 30.


Police arrested a man on a North Bend theft warrant at Rainier Boulevard South and Southeast Andrews Street at 12:12 a.m. Jan. 31.


Police arrested a 23-year-old Bellevue man on a Seattle warrant in the 100 block of Front Street North at 10:38 a.m. Jan. 31.

Driving under the influence

Police arrested a 34-year-old Issaquah man for driving under the influence in the 600 block of Front Street North at 2:06 p.m. Jan. 31.

Off the market

A sign advertising a real estate agent’s open house at West Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast and 192nd Avenue Southeast was stolen before 3:52 p.m. Jan. 31. The estimated loss is $250.


Police arrested a 34-year-old Issaquah man for drug possession in the 100 block of East Sunset Way at 1:04 a.m. Feb. 1.

Sounds bad

An iPod was stolen in the 200 block of Southeast Clark Street before 10:16 a.m. Feb. 1.

On target

A purse was stolen after the owner left it in a shopping cart at Target, 755 N.W. Gilman Blvd., before 11:15 a.m. Feb. 1.


Police discovered graffiti on a building at Costco corporate headquarters, 999 Lake Drive, at 12:58 p.m. Feb. 1. The estimated cost to remove the graffiti is $500.

Credit crisis

A bankcard was stolen and used to make unauthorized charges in the 700 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard before 10:02 p.m. Feb. 1. The estimated loss is $1,034.


Railing was damaged on a boat parked in the 1700 block of 19th Avenue Northwest before 10:46 a.m. Feb. 2. The estimated loss is $1,000.

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

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