Police & Fire
March 27, 2012
A Sammamish resident said his credit card had been used to make fraudulent purchases before March 8. The estimated loss is almost $1,000.
Police responded to the 22600 block of Southeast 32nd Street after a resident said someone set up a tarp and left a camping chair and other items on her property before March 9. Police collected the items and removed the shelter.
A gold necklace was stolen from a residence in the 19800 block of Southeast 29th Street before Jan. 31. The owner said the necklace disappeared after a plumber visited the home. The plumber’s employer said the plumber denied stealing the necklace. The owner reported the missing necklace to police in March.
A Sammamish resident said someone used his credit card to make fraudulent purchases before March 12. The resident suspected fraud after he received a video camera in the mail, though he had not purchased it.
Eastside Fire & Rescue reports for March 28
Police arrested a Sammamish teenager for drug possession, as well as on warrants for alcohol offenses and truancy, in the 24000 block of Northeast Eighth Street just before midnight March 12.
Police arrested a 19-year-old Sammamish man in the 100 block of 224th Avenue Southeast for being a minor in possession of alcohol and for possession of drug paraphernalia March 14. Police responded to a loud party in the neighborhood and noticed several vehicles parked along the road. The man approached police and read from a piece of paper in his hands, “Get a (expletive) warrant, then we’ll talk.” The man briefly struggled as officers handcuffed him and said he was “performing civil disobedience.”
Police responded to the 800 block of 211th Place Southeast after a caller said a door-to-door salesman approached her in her garage at about 4 p.m. March 15. The caller said the salesman initially claimed to be offering cleaning products, and then said he was raising money for inner-city youths.
A window was damaged on a Toyota parked in the 1800 block of 10th Avenue Northwest before 11:15 a.m. March 16. A laptop computer was stolen. The estimated loss is $2,200.
Magic’s in the makeup
A window was damaged on a Mazda parked in the 4300 block of West Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast before 11:37 a.m. March 16. A makeup bag was stolen. The estimated loss is $350.
Police responded to suspicious activity in the 5600 block of East Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast at 4:04 p.m. March 16 after a caller said a person gave her the finger as she moved her vehicle near a business at the location. Police settled the incident.
Police responded to the attempted theft of a gazebo from Costco corporate headquarters in the 800 block of Lake Drive at 9:13 a.m. March 16.
Police arrested a 37-year-old Issaquah woman for stealing items from a business in the 700 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard at 5:59 p.m. March 16. The estimated loss is $218.
A Toyota was stolen from a driveway in the 400 block of Rainier Boulevard North before 10:28 p.m. March 16.
Police arrested a 34-year-old man on warrants for theft and introducing contraband in the 100 block of East Sunset Way at 8:30 p.m. March 16.
No dial tone
A cellphone and charger were stolen from a vehicle parked in the 27200 block of Southeast 12th Place before March 17.
A bicycle was stolen from outside the Issaquah Library, 10 W. Sunset Way, before 12:37 p.m. March 17. The estimated loss is $1,000.
Police arrested a 27-year-old Issaquah man for assault and for interfering with reporting of the incident in the 1600 block of 16th Avenue Northeast at 1:54 p.m. March 17.
The Press publishes those arrested for and those charged with felony crimes. Information comes directly from local police reports.