Police & Fire

November 13, 2012

By Staff


Police arrested an 18-year-old woman for theft and possession of drug paraphernalia in the 700 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard at 8:27 p.m. Oct. 25.

Happy birthday

Eastside Fire & Rescue reports for Oct. 31

  • Five engines were needed at 12:31 p.m. Oct. 27 to extinguish a building fire in the 22900 block of Southeast 66th Street.
  • Three engines were dispatched at 8:44 p.m. Oct. 27 to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 100 block of Renton-Issaquah Road Southeast. There were no injuries.
  • An engine was sent to investigate a downed power line in the 1000 block of 209th Avenue Northeast at 5:59 a.m. Oct. 29.
  • An engine extinguished a fire at 10:17 a.m. Oct. 30 in the 2900 block of 228th Avenue Southeast.
  • Three engines were sent to investigate the report of smoke in the 2300 block of Northeast Park Drive at 9:08 a.m. Oct. 31. The “smoke” turned out to be steam or another harmless gas.
  • Two engines responded to a motor vehicle accident with injuries in the 100 block of Southeast 43rd Way at 4:47 p.m. Oct. 31.
  • An engine assisted a person in distress at 1:26 a.m. Nov. 2 locked out of his or her home in the 4500 block of Klahanie Drive Southeast.

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.

Police responded to suspicious activity in the 100 block of First Avenue Northwest at 10:34 p.m. Oct. 25. The officer encountered four people walking home from a bar where one of them celebrated his 21st birthday, and the intoxicated man’s friends were walking him home. Police advised the group to be quiet.


Police arrested a 23-year-old North Bend woman for possession of heroin in the 100 block of Front Street North at 11:20 p.m. Oct. 25.

Jewel heist

Jewelry was stolen from Plateau Jewelers, 2830 228th Ave. S., before 3:30 a.m. Oct. 26. The thief used a hammer to break a glass door and then ripped a mounted cabinet from the store and fled in a dark-colored minivan. Police used dogs to search the area, but could not locate a suspect. The estimated loss is more than $22,000.


A chainsaw and a miter saw were stolen from a shed in the 22800 block of Southeast First Street before 4:45 p.m. Oct. 26.

Smoke break

Police responded to a report of somebody smoking marijuana behind Safeway, 630 228th Ave. N.E., at about 2 p.m. Oct. 27. The officer contacted a 30-year-old Sammamish man seated inside a parked vehicle, and smelled marijuana. The man handed police a pipe and bag of marijuana. Police contacted the man’s employer to let it know he had been smoking marijuana while on the job.

Sounds bad

Police arrested teenagers for shoplifting at Bartell Drugs, 526 228th Ave. N.E., Oct. 31 after they left the store without paying for headphones and a wireless mouse. A store employee contacted the teens and called police.

All that glitters

Jewelry was stolen from a home in the 21400 block of Northeast Sixth Place before 5:45 p.m. Nov. 2.

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

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