Police & Fire

October 22, 2013

By Staff

Jerked around

A theft in the 100 block of Front Street North on Oct. 6 resulted in an estimated $750 loss. The thief stole cash and jerky.


Stolen camera

A camera was stolen from a 2007 Volvo XC90 in the 200 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard on Oct. 6. It was worth an estimated $800.

Stolen jewelry

An estimated $1,050 was stolen in jewelry in the 100 block of Front Street North on Oct. 6.


Stolen bicycle

A bike was reported stolen in the 23400 block of Southeast Black Nugget Road on Oct. 6. The estimated value was $750.


Car break-in

A 2012 Ford Focus was broken into Oct. 6 in the 100 block of East Sunset Way. About $200 in cash and credit cards was taken.


Inside voices

Police received a noise complaint Oct. 7 in the 100 block of Front Street North. Officers did not hear loud voices but advised a bartender of the complaint and asked a group on the back patio to use “their inside voices.”


Taking it offline

A woman came to the Issaquah Police Department on Oct. 8 to report suspected Facebook harassment. Though full details were not given in the report, she said an individual believed to be living in the Issaquah Highlands had posted an article about a dog rescue shelter in Olympia to the Issaquah Highlands Facebook page.


It’s in the bushes

A reporting person called Oct. 9 in the 1900 block of 18th Avenue Northeast to report she had observed a gun in the bushes nearby, but she did not know if it was real or a toy. Officers located the gun and it was a toy. No owner could be found. It was disposed of based on its relatively low value.


Wear a helmet

A juvenile was skating on the Front Street North sidewalk on Oct. 9 and his skateboard accidentally went into the street and went underneath a bus, striking the bottom. No damage to the skateboard or to the bus was reported. The bus and the student continued on their way to school.


Parking garage needles

A reporting person called regarding hypodermic needles being left in the parking garage in the 100 block of Northwest Dogwood Street. They also reported youthful subjects in the parking garage in the mornings. Officers set up an extra patrol for the problem.


Still sounds suspicious

A citizen made a report of a suspicious person Oct. 10 when he left his residence to walk his dog and then go to work. The person reported three males came out of his stairwell in the 2100 block of Shy Bear Way Northwest. They walked to a small older vehicle. The males all were dressed in dark clothing and beanie caps. Officers caught up with the suspects who said they were bail collection agents.


Stolen car

A theft report was made Oct. 10 in the 5200 block of 236th Place Southeast because of a stolen 1993 Honda Civic. The car was estimated to be worth $3,000.


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


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 http://bit.ly/ZPHFbA. 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.



Eastside Fire & Rescue reports for Oct. 11-17

  • Two engine crews extinguished a chimney fire at 4:20 p.m. Oct. 11 in the 4200 block of 230th Way Southeast.
  • A motor vehicle accident at 10:10 p.m. Oct. 11 required the aid of an engine unit in the 100 block of Duthie Hill Road. There were no injuries.
  • Two engine crews were dispatched at 7:08 a.m. Oct. 12 to the scene of a motor vehicle accident with injuries in the 26600 block of Southeast Duthie Hill Road.
  • Four engine crews assisted at the scene of a motor vehicle accident with injuries at 6:56 p.m. Oct. 13 in the 100 block of westbound Interstate 90.
  • Two engine crews extinguished a passenger vehicle fire at 8:29 a.m. Oct. 14 in the 24200 block of eastbound Interstate 90, east of Sunset Way.
  • Sixteen engine units were needed to extinguish a building fire at 6:44 p.m. Oct. 15 in the 15700 block of Cedar Grove Road Southeast.
  • A motor vehicle accident with injuries at 4:24 p.m. Oct. 17 required the aid of four engine crews in the 10300 block of Issaquah-Hobart Road.


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