Police & Fire

January 14, 2014

By Staff

Missing packages

A woman called to report some packages had gone missing from her front porch in the 19700 block of Southeast 24th Way between 3 and 3:40 p.m. Dec. 20. A UPS driver had dropped the packages off and the woman’s husband, who was home, saw them. He was unable to retrieve the packages for a while, and by the time he could, they were missing. Inside were board games and a shirt worth $160.

 

More missing packages

A woman in the 2900 block of 218th Avenue Southeast had some packages delivered at about 3:20 p.m. Dec. 20. She was working and unable to retrieve them. When she went to do so at about 4 p.m., they were gone. The packages contained dog food, beauty supplies and other goods worth about $110.

Car break-in

Police responded when someone broke into two cars in the parking lot of the Pine Lake QFC between 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 23. One vehicle owner reported that the computer equipment stolen and a damaged window to be worth $1,499. The officer left his card so he could contact the driver of the other vehicle.

 

The opposite of delivery

A man reported someone took a pair of packages from his front porch in the 2900 block of 278th Avenue Southeast at 3:21 p.m. Dec. 24. The man has video surveillance at his home and recorded a maroon Dodge Intrepid pulling up in the driveway. A white male in his 30s, wearing a dark baseball cap, white horizontal-striped shirt and jeans got out and took the items and put them in the car. A female appeared to be in the car, helping him keep the car door open.

On the Web

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.

 

Theft

A man called to report someone had broken into his car in the 600 block of 237th Place Southeast overnight between Dec. 24 and 25. He said that someone took climbing gear and a set of wheels worth a combined $605. The vehicle may have been left unlocked.

 

Burglary

A woman called to report someone had broken into her house in the 500 block of 237th Avenue Southeast between 6 p.m. Dec. 24 and 6:30 a.m. Dec. 25. Someone had broken into a car and used the garage door opener to enter the house. They took three unwrapped presents worth about $500. Police were able to find fingerprints in the vehicle.

 

Assault

A Sammamish man reported he was assaulted Dec. 25 at 11:30 a.m. at Beaver Lake Park. The man and his wife were walking their dog, on a leash, in the park. Another man, with a woman, and a dog not on a leash, were also walking in the park. The unleashed dog approached the first group aggressively, so the man stepped in front. He thought the unleashed dog was going to attack, so he kicked it away. The owner of that dog then pushed the man, knocking him down and into a pole. He then drove away in a black Mercedes SUV.

 

Eastside Fire & Rescue reports through Jan. 7

 

  • Three engine crews were dispatched at 9:08 a.m. Dec. 29 to the scene of a motor vehicle accident with injuries in the 30000 block of Southeast High Point Way.
  • A motor vehicle accident with injuries at 5:04 p.m. Dec. 29 in the 100 block of Southeast Duthie Hill Road required the aid of two engine crews.
  • Two engine crews extinguished a passenger vehicle fire at 12:33 p.m. Jan. 3 in the 1400 block of Highlands Drive Northeast.
  • At 8:14 a.m. Jan. 4, two engine crews were dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident with injuries in the 100 block of Southeast Klahanie Boulevard.
  • A motor vehicle accident with injuries at 2:08 p.m. Jan. 4 in the 9800 block of Renton-Issaquah Road Southeast required the aid of one engine crew.
  • At 1:30 a.m. Jan. 5, five engine crews assisted at the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 27200 block of westbound Interstate 90. There were no injuries.
  • Four engine crews were dispatched at 9:29 a.m. Jan. 5 to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 27100 block of eastbound Interstate 90, east of High Point Way. There were no injuries.
  • Seven engine crews assisted at the scene of a motor vehicle accident at 11:21 a.m. Jan. 5 in the 32300 block of eastbound Interstate 90. There were no injuries.
  • A motor vehicle accident at 11:49 a.m. Jan. 5 in the 100 block of eastbound Interstate 90 to Highlands Drive Northeast required the aid of four engine crews. There were no injuries.
  • Three engine crews were sent at 11:27 a.m. Jan. 5 to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 27000 block of westbound Interstate 90, west of High Point Way. There were no injuries.
  • A motor vehicle accident at 12:28 p.m. Jan. 5 in the 18600 block of Southeast 128th Street required the aid of three engine crews. There were no injuries.
  • Two engine crews assisted at the scene of a motor vehicle accident at 2:13 p.m. Jan. 5 in the 24100 block of Southeast 24th Street. There were no injuries.
  • At 6:55 a.m. Jan. 6, 10 engine crews were needed at the scene of a motor vehicle accident with injuries in the 10200 block of state Route 18.
  • Three engine crews investigated a gas leak at 2:09 a.m. Jan. 7 in the 3700 block of Providence Point Drive Southeast.

Game Stopped

Officers spoke with a man Dec. 31 in the 1800 block of 12th Street Northwest who wanted to report that he felt threatened by another subject while he was at the Issaquah Game Stop. He told police that while in a game aisle, another subject appeared to stand in the aisle blocking him from being able to look around.

 

Fire in the hole

Someone set off fireworks in a recycling can at about 11:25 p.m. Dec. 31 in the 1800 block of 223rd Avenue Southeast. A woman reported hearing a loud explosion and seeing a car drive away. She found the can lid about 10 feet away.

 

Getaway practice

A caller reported a white Jetta pulled into his driveway in the 1000 block of Big Tree Drive Northwest on Jan. 2. He thought they were stealing packages. Police found out it was a 16-year-old practicing for his driver’s test.

 

Hot tub bust

Police responded to a condo complex hot tub in the 400 block of 241st Lane Southeast at 10 p.m. Jan. 4. They found six people in the hot tub, snacking and drinking, but most seemed underage. It seemed they were permitted to be in the hot tub, but one of them had a misdemeanor arrest warrant, so an officer took him into custody.

 

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

 

 

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