Burglaries, vehicle prowls, vandalism | Police blotter for Feb. 15-19
February 19, 2013 · Updated 11:02 AM
The police blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical roundup of all calls to the Redmond Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Redmond Reporter Police Blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Redmond, which gets more than 500 calls (emergency and non-emergency) per week.
Tuesday, Feb. 19
DUI: At 2:32 a.m., Redmond police arrested a driver for driving under the influence in the 10000 block of Avondale Road on Education Hill.
Monday, Feb. 18
Assault: At 3:48 p.m., Redmond police responded to an assault from Redmond Way and Leary Way downtown. The suspect was arrested.
Vehicle prowls: Redmond police responded to three vehicle prowl reports from downtown.
Theft: At 9:38 a.m., it was reported that sometime during the night a large, yellow, automotive engine hoist was taken from the parking lot of a repair shop in the 14700 block of Northeast 95th Street in Grass Lawn.
Sunday, Feb. 17
Missing person: At 3:36 p.m., Redmond police responded to a missing person report from the 8700 block of 166th Avenue Northeast on Education Hill. The individual was later found at 7:38 p.m.
Shoplifting attempt: An attempted theft in the 1500 block of Northeast 24th Street in Overlake was interrupted by loss prevention at 2:16 p.m. The suspect fled on foot.
Vandalism: It was reported at 10:39 a.m., a window was reported smashed in the abandoned Group Health Hospital building in the 2700 block of 152nd Avenue Northeast in Overlake.
Shoplifting: Redmond police responded to a report of shoplifting from the 8800 block of 161st Avenue Northeast on Education Hill at 4:06 a.m.
Saturday, Feb. 16
Vehicle prowl: It was reported at 12:38 p.m. that an unlocked vehicle in the 15000 block of Northeast 24th Street in Overlake was prowled while owner was inside shopping.
Identity theft: At 11:37 a.m., Redmond police investigated fraudulent cable charges from the 7500 block of 141st Avenue Northeast in Grass Lawn.
Friday, Feb. 15
Trespass: At 10:54 p.m., a transient male was issued a trespassing letter for consuming two bottles of liquor inside a store in the 15800 block of Redmond Way without paying for them.
Vehicle prowl: At 10:05 p.m., Redmond police responded to a reported vehicle prowl from the 6800 block of 140th Place Northeast in Grass Lawn. It is unknown if the crime occurred in Redmond.
Burglaries: Redmond police responded to three burglaries. The first came from a construction site in Grass Lawn at 8:07 a.m. Two tool chests were open and power tools were stolen. The second report came at 6:06 p.m. from Overlake. The final report came from a hotel in Overlake at 8:32 p.m. A storage room door had been pried open. Nothing was taken.