Police & Fire

August 14, 2012

By Staff


Police responded to possible trespassing at an apartment complex in the 18300 block of Southeast Newport Way at 12:31 a.m. July 21 and instead discovered residents from the apartment complex using the hot tub.

Tool trouble

A door was damaged on a Nissan parked in the 18700 block of Southeast Newport Way before 10:37 a.m. July 21. Tools were also stolen from the vehicle.


Sunglasses were stolen in the 700 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard before 11:04 a.m. July 21. The estimated loss is $150.


Eastside Fire & Rescue reports for Aug. 15

  • Two engine crews helped oversee a controlled burning at 9:26 p.m. Aug. 4 in the 18800 block of Southeast 42nd Street.
  • An engine responded at 3:49 p.m. Aug. 5 to a motor vehicle accident in the 5000 block of Sahalee Way Northeast. Injuries were treated at the scene.
  • An engine crew assisted a pedestrian hit by a motor vehicle at 5:21 p.m. Aug. 5 in the 4800 block of Issaquah-Pine Lake Road Southeast.
  • An engine responded at 6:56 a.m. Aug. 6 to a motor vehicle accident with injuries in the 100 block of West Sunset Way.
  • Three engines responded at 4:05 p.m. Aug. 6 to a motor vehicle accident with injuries in the 100 block of Front Street North.
  • An engine was sent at 6:31 p.m. Aug. 6 to investigate a structure fire in the 22400 block of Southeast 33rd place. Crews discovered a cooking fire and confined it to the container.
  • Two engines were sent at 8:04 p.m. Aug. 6 to investigate an unauthorized burning in the 19400 block of Southeast 128th Street.
  • An engine was sent at 1:58 p.m. Aug. 7 to investigate an unauthorized burning in the 21800 block of Northeast 17th Court.
  • An engine responded at 5:09 p.m. Aug. 7 to a motor vehicle accident with injuries in the 29200 block of Southeast Redmond-Fall City Road.
  • An engine responded at 1:35 a.m. Aug. 8 to a call to clean up a combustible liquid spill in the 800 block of West Sunset Way.
  • An engine was sent at 6:27 a.m. Aug. 8 to extinguish a natural vegetation fire in the 600 block of 228th Avenue Northeast.

On the map

See the Issaquah Police Department’s reported activity from the previous 72 hours at a crime map created by the city at  www.ci.issaquah.wa.us/crimemap. Addresses contained in the map have been rounded to the nearest hundred block. The address displayed reflects the location where the officer responded to the incident — not necessarily where the incident occurred.

A GPS unit was stolen from a Honda parked in the 18600 block of Southeast Newport Way before 12:10 p.m. July 21. The estimated loss is $250.


A Razor scooter was stolen in the 21200 block of Southeast 29th Street before 12:30 p.m. July 26.


Police warned a Sammamish man July 29 about harassing his ex-girlfriend through emails and phone calls. The ex-girlfriend forward the emails to police, but officers could not find any direct threats. Police advised the man to stop contacting the woman. He denied sending the emails, and said a sibling might have hacked into his account and sent them.


Police discovered spray-painted graffiti on a shed at Pine Lake Park on July 29. Sammamish municipal crews later removed the graffiti.

Set sail

A two-person inner-tube disappeared in the 4000 block of East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Southeast early July 31. The inner-tube could have been stolen or become unsecured and floated away.

Accidental shooting

Police responded to a Sammamish home July 31 after a 9-year-old boy accidentally shot a 4-year-old boy in the eye with a BB gun.

Dinner is served

Silverware, jewelry and a computer were stolen from a home in the 2800 block of 226th Avenue Southeast before 1:45 p.m. July 31. Police believe the suspect entered the residence through an unlocked rear window.

Party, pooped

Police disbanded a party thrown by teenagers at a home in the 2700 block of 232nd Place Southeast at about 10 p.m. July 31. Officers arrived and discovered about 200 juveniles in the home. Police located the party’s hostess and called her parents.

Mistaken identity

A Sammamish man said somebody with another name used his Social Security number before Aug. 1.


A window was damaged on a vehicle parked in the 22700 block of Northeast Fourth Street before Aug. 1.

Scattered clues

A window screen was damaged on a home in the 3300 block of 264th Avenue Southeast in a botched burglary attempt early Aug. 1. The resident heard a crashing sound from inside the home the night before, and assumed a pet had broken something. She later discovered a shattered vase and determined someone might have attempted to break into the home.

Caught in the act

Police said a home alarm system scared off a would-be burglar attempting to break into a home in the block of 224th Place Southeast on Aug. 1. Officers arrived and discovered a window next to the front door shattered and the front door open. Police did not locate anybody in the home, and no items appeared to be missing.

The secret’s out

A Sammamish woman said she received fraudulent money orders in the mail Aug. 2. She told police that she had received the money orders after responding to an email offering a secret shopper job.

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

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