Police Blotter Aug. 20

August 20, 2014

It’s closed now
At 10:50 a.m. Aug. 3, a police officer on a traffic stop noticed a man jogging on a closed section of the East Lake Sammamish Trail. The officer informed the man of the closure and said if he did it again, he could be charged with trespassing. Read more

Police blotter July 30

July 31, 2014

Vehicle vandalism
A female resident reported a suspected case of vandalism on July 4. The woman’s vehicle, a dark blue Honda Civic, had a small amount of some dried substance on the hood. An officer believed the substance to be dried coffee. The woman told police she was sure it could be washed off, but wanted to report the incident, suspecting her neighbors to have poured liquid onto the vehicle. Police said the woman became angry upon learning how the investigation would proceed, reportedly stating she would take the matter into her own hands. Read more

Police blotter July 9

July 8, 2014

Mystery gun
Sammamish police responded to the upstairs portion of City Hall at 4 p.m. June 27 when deputies in the King County Sheriff’s Office based in Sammamish found a rifle.
The weapon was not tagged and had no clear owner information. It appeared to broken. The Sammamish officer took it to the Woodinville substation upon orders from his captain. Read more

Police blotter July 2

July 2, 2014

Mail theft
Police responded to the 22900 block of Southeast 42nd Court at about 5:22 p.m. June 22 to the report of a mail theft. The officer found the door had been pried off of an outgoing mailbox. Read more

Police blotter June 25

June 26, 2014

Police responded when a Sammamish boy reported he was shot in the eye by another boy with a slingshot June 7. It appears the incident was an accident, and the boy who was hit does not wish to pursue prosecution.
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Police Blotter June 18

June 18, 2014

It’s a fish wrapper, not a fire starter
Police responded when a man on the 1400 block of 233rd Avenue Southeast called to report someone had started a fire in his garbage can at about 10:05 p.m. June 6. When police arrived, the officer found a rolled up newspaper lying on the bottom of the can. The man said he’d noticed six juvenile males attempting to start a fire in the can. The newspaper was partially blackened, but had not caught fire. Police searched the area but did not turn up anything. Read more

Police blotter June 11

June 11, 2014

Ring and run
At about 11 p.m. May 23, three boys rang the doorbell of a man on 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. Accounts differ at that point. Read more

Police blotter June 4

June 4, 2014

Police responded after neighbors got into a tiff at about 8:36 p.m. May 22. A woman needs to drive past the house of a couple to get to her house. As she did so, she flipped off the couple. The couple chased after her and they all began shouting. The woman produced pepper spray and sprayed the car of the couple. Then, after some more shouting, the couple left. Read more

Police blotter

May 29, 2014

Two Sammamish women reported someone broke open each of their locking mailboxes on the 20900 block of Southeast 42nd Street between 1:30 p.m. May 8 and 1:30 p.m. May 9. Read more

Police Blotter

May 21, 2014

A Sammamish man reported someone broke into his home on the 3000 block of 230th Place Northeast between 8:15 a.m. and 4 p.m. May 9. Missing were alcohol, cash, computer equipment, a backpack and some paperwork worth at least $230.The door to the home may have been left unlocked. Read more

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