Police Blotter April 30
May 1, 2014
Threats at the park
A man called police at 7:35 p.m. April 13 to report three juvenile males drinking and being rowdy at Pine Lake Park. The man said he had confronted the juveniles – he described one as black or Hispanic and two as white – asking them if they were old enough to drink. The black teen then threatened to push the man in the lake, said he had pending assault charges and said he was going back to his car to get his “clip.” The man suggested the teens be banned from the park. The officer searched the area but found no one matching the description.
u A Sammamish woman reported that someone entered her unlocked car on the 1000 block of 212th Avenue Northeast between March 1 and April 8 and took change, a knife and an mp3 player.
u A man reported his car on the 4700 block of 227th Place Southeast was broken into overnight between April 13 and 14. He said nothing was missing. He said he thought he had locked the vehicle but neither he nor the officer could find signs of forced entry.
u Someone reported at 9:08 a.m. April 17 that a cargo trailer on the 900 block of 221st Avenue Northeast had it’s hasp and lock pried off and items taken from it.
A woman called police to complain that traffic was backing up at a traffic roundabout near Eastlake High School. She said people are just stopping, creating backups on other nearby roads weekdays from 7:15-7:30 a.m.
A Sammamish man reported a vehicle was abandoned on the 20000 block of Northeast Eighth Street at 2:13 p.m. April 16. The vehicle, registered to a Woodinville woman, had been there for three days.
A Sammamish police officer stopped a man for driving 50 mph in a 35 mph zone near the intersection of Issaquah-Pine Lake Road and Southeast 40th Street. The vehicle stunk of alcohol and the driver failed field sobriety tests. He blew a .152 on a Breathalyzer, above the legal limit of .08.
A Bellevue woman said her ex-boyfriend, a Sammamish resident, punched her, leaving a noticeable bruise. Though she reported the incident to the Bellevue Police, she said the incident occurred April 6 at his Sammamish home. She had not wanted to report the incident, but was persuaded to by family members. She does not wish to assist in prosecution, but wants the incident recorded in case something else happens.
A 14-year-old boy called at 6:03 p.m. April 14 to report leaving his backpack at a business on the 600 block of 228th Avenue Northeast. When he went back, it was gone.
Someone called at 5:41 a.m. April 19 to report that a home under construction had been broken into. The latch that locks the door shut on the 20300 block of Northeast 16th Street was ground off. It is unknown what was taken. The suspects may have been in a black, two-door sedan.
Items in the Police Blotter come from Sammamish Police reports.