Police and fire

October 14, 2014

Car break-ins

  • A checkbook was taken Oct. 3 from a 2000 Honda Civic in the 700 block of Front Street South. A $377 check from the stolen checkbook was later cashed.
  • A gym bag with swimming gear was stolen Oct. 6 from a 2006 Toyota Corolla in the 300 block of Northwest Pebble Lane.
  • A vehicle was broken into Oct. 7 in the 500 block of Mountain Park Boulevard Southwest. The loss was valued at $125 from a stolen power cord and damaged window.
  • A 2015 Chrysler 200LTD was broken into Oct. 7 in the 900 block of Sunrise Place Southwest. The loss was valued at $1,059 from a stolen gun, backpack, headphones and books.

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Police & Fire

September 2, 2014

Domestic dispute

A married couple had an argument on the way home from a restaurant at about 7 p.m. Aug. 5. They pulled over in the parking lot of Sunny Hills Elementary School during the fight. The woman got out of the vehicle. She said the man had threatened her with a gun. The man acknowledged he had threatened her, and that he owns guns, but he said no gun was involved. Police later searched the car and found no gun. The man was arrested on felony harassment charges.

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Police & Fire

July 22, 2014

Stalkie talkie

Police were dispatched to the 900 block of 12th Avenue Northwest on report of a male who was speaking to two juvenile females over walkie talkie July 13. The reporting person said it sounded like the male was following the girls. It appeared the two juvenile females walkie talkies were inadvertently on the same frequency as the man’s.

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Police & Fire

July 15, 2014

DUI

A police officer stopped a car going 50 mph in a 35 mph zone in the 400 block of East Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast at 1:25 a.m. July 1. The driver’s eyes were watery and bloodshot. She failed a field sobriety test and blew a .148 percent on the portable Breathalyzer, above the legal blood alcohol limit of .08 percent. The officer arrested her and had the vehicle impounded.

 

Naptime

Police responded to a report of two people sleeping in a car in the 21700 block of Southeast 13th Place at 7:32 a.m. July 1. The man in the car had just moved to the area, but the woman’s parents would not let him stay in their house, so the pair took to sleeping in the car until they can sort out a living situation for him. Neither had any active warrants.

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Police & Fire

July 8, 2014

Wedding bell blues

Police received a noise complaint June 19 and arrived in the 2500 block of Northeast Park Drive to find a wedding had just ended. The music had just been turned off. Police told the man in charge to keep the remaining guests quiet.

 

Welcome to your nightmare

A passerby crossing the corner of Front Street North and East Sunset Way June 21 called police about a male subject wearing a baggy dark blue sweatshirt, dark pants.  Oh, he also wore a clown mask and the reporting person thought the man was carrying a knife. Police were unable to find the suspect.

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Police & Fire

July 1, 2014

Gross

Police received multiple calls reporting a reckless driver June 8 in the 1700 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard. Callers said a driver appeared to be sick and vomiting out the window while driving 70 mph. Police were unable to locate the vehicle.

 

Vehicle stolen

A 1995 Nissan Sentra, worth an estimated $1,500, was reported stolen June 11 in the 1000 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard.

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Police & Fire

June 24, 2014

Stolen wallet

A wallet and its contents, worth an estimated $300, was stolen May 23 from the 21900 block of Southeast 51st Street.

 

Ring and run

At about 11 p.m. May 23, three boys rang the doorbell of a man in the 1300 block of 270th Way Southeast and ran off. The man chased the boys in his car and caught up to them a few blocks later. The boys say the man yelled profanities and threatened them with a baseball bat. The man denies making a threat. All parties agreed there is a bit of a history behind the incident. All also agreed to have the incident documented without any charges being filed.

 

Stolen pressure washer

A pressure washer, worth an estimated $300, was stolen May 24 from the 300 block of Mount Kenya Drive Southwest.

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Police & Fire

June 10, 2014

School harassment

Police received a complaint May 16 in the 500 block of Northwest Holly Street about a very vocal male coming into the school administration building twice during the week and venting at the front desk receptionist.

 

Park and ride

Police found two people having sex May 16 at the Issaquah Highlands Park & Ride in the 1700 block of Highlands Drive Northeast. They were told to leave and they did.

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Police & Fire

May 13, 2014

Suspicious event   results in arrest

At about 10:45 a.m. April 13, a resident reported an unknown woman knocked on her door and claimed to be there to pick up an item advertised on craigslist. The woman acted strangely, and left in a Mercedes station wagon driven by a man. While traveling to the location, an officer saw the vehicle and stopped it on Southeast 228th Avenue. The driver was arrested for having a misdemeanor warrant in Renton. He and the female passenger said they’d gone to the home to buy an iPad, but determined it was the wrong address.

 

NP-ARGH

Police received a noise complaint in the 3200 block of Northeast Harrison Drive on April 11, of a worker listening to talk radio. The worker said he would turn it down and listen to his iPod.

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Police & Fire

May 6, 2014

Stolen tools

Tools, worth an estimated $1,000, were stolen from the 18500 block of Southeast Newport Way on March 26.

 

Bear sighting

A person spotted a bear in the 23300 block of Southeast Black Nugget Road on March 26. Police responded but the bear was gone.

 

Return to sender

In the 5300 block of 229th Avenue Southeast, a man reported March 26 that someone had placed what appeared to be dog feces in his mailbox. He stated that he had a minor property dispute with a neighbor but was unsure if he would be responsible for something like this.

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