Police Blotter

August 21, 2012

By Staff

Unarmed and not dangerous

Police responded to a suspicious vehicle in the 1000 block of Lake Drive at 12:33 p.m. July 20 after a caller reported a vehicle left in the lot for several days. The caller said the vehicle had a fake shotgun on the front floorboards.

Drill, baby, drill

Police responded to suspicious activity in the 100 block of Sky Ridge Road Northwest at 5:27 p.m. July 20 after a caller reported men drilling into a lock at a vacant home. Police confirmed the men had a work order for the job.

Let the good times roll

Police responded to a possible verbal domestic violence incident in the 200 block of Southwest Clark Street at 7:30 p.m. July 20. Instead, the officer found a woman who had been drinking, and she and her male companion told the officer she was happy and talking loudly. The officer asked her to keep the noise level down.


Police responded to possible harassment in the 4700 block of East Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast at 3:15 a.m. July 21 after a caller said her ex-boyfriend had been bothering her. She said he had recently been outside her apartment and called her a snitch before leaving in a vehicle.

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.


Cash was stolen in the 1500 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard before 3:37 p.m. July 23. The estimated loss is $40.


Police arrested a 45-year-old Fall City man on a warrant in the 500 block of Rainier Boulevard North at 9:21 p.m. July 23.

Driving under the influence

Police arrested a 55-year-old Carnation man for driving under the influence in the 200 block of Southeast Andrews Street at 9:51 p.m. July 23.


Police arrested a 26-year-old Issaquah man on a warrant in the 100 block of East Sunset Way at 10:40 p.m. July 23.

Domestic violence

Police arrested a 31-year-old Issaquah woman for domestic violence in the 700 block of Front Street South at 11:35 p.m. July 23.


Police arrested a 42-year-old Issaquah woman for harassment in the 4900 block of 193rd Place Southeast at 12:46 a.m. July 24.


Police responded to a noise complaint in the 200 block of Mountain Park Boulevard Southwest at 4:03 a.m. July 24. The officer encountered a group of juveniles, and they said they had consumed too much soda and could not fall asleep. Police alerted the group to the city rules for noise.

Driving under the influence

Police arrested a 55-year-old Redmond man for driving under the influence in the 600 block of 228th Avenue Northeast on Aug. 6.

This Bud’s for you

A juvenile male stole a 12-pack of Budweiser from 7-Eleven, 3302 E. Lake Sammamish Parkway S.E., at about 11 p.m. Aug. 7.

Go fetch

Police responded to the 600 block of Windsor Drive Southeast early Aug. 9 after a man reported being bitten by a dog. He told police he had been riding his bike when he came upon a large dog in the roadway, and, afraid he was going to hit the animal, stopped and got off his bicycle. The dog’s owner came out to retrieve the dog, but the owner’s other, much smaller dog, bit the man on the calf. The dog owner, as well as a witness passing by at the time, told police the man had been the aggressor in the situation by yelling at the dogs and swinging his bike at them.

Rough night

Police arrested an 18-year-old Issaquah man for eluding officers and being a minor in possession of alcohol after he fled from a party in Pine Lake Park at about 1 a.m. Aug. 11. Police had responded to reports of a loud party, and discovered 15 teenagers in the park. Most teenagers stayed and received a stern warning from officers, but the Issaquah man fled toward the park entrance and was tackled by police.

Hide and seek

Police cited a 45-year-old Renton woman for driving without insurance and for failure to yield after fleeing from the scene of a car accident along East Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast Aug. 9. Police said she pulled in front of another vehicle as she exited a business and caused the accident. The motorists pulled over, and the other driver went into the business to call 911. When the other driver returned, the woman was missing. Police located the woman’s identification in her vehicle and discovered her hiding beneath a nearby bush. She told police she fled because she did not have insurance and she was unsure about what to do.

At the crack of dawn

Police contacted a construction crew working on a home in Sammamish’s Tremont neighborhood at 6:40 a.m. Aug. 11, before the allowed 9 a.m. start time.

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

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