Officers investigate vehicle prowls downtown | Police blotter for Feb. 20-24

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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.

Monday, Feb. 24

Suspicious circumstance: Redmond police took a report of suspicious activity at 5:20 p.m. from the 3100 block of 181st Avenue Northeast in Overlake.

Vehicle prowls: Officers responded to eight vehicle prowl reports. Seven were from downtown and one was from Education Hill.

Shoplifting: Redmond police responded to a report of shoplifting at 4:23 p.m. from a department store in the 17600 block of Union Hill downtown.

You've got no mail: Redmond police responded to and investigated a report of mail theft at 3:44 p.m. from the 14100 block of Northeast 62nd Street in Grass Lawn.

Weapons offense: A complainant reported at 10:22 a.m. that a known subject unlawfully displayed a weapon at a business in the 16500 block of Northeast 74th Street downtown.

Obstruction: At 2:40 a.m., Redmond police arrested a male for obstructing a police officer in the 8800 block of 161st Avenue Northeast on Education Hill.

Saturday, Feb. 22

Domestic violence: Redmond police responded to a report of physical domestic violence at 2:36 p.m. at Northeast 85th Street and 161st Avenue Northeast downtown.

Vehicle prowls: Officers responded to four vehicle prowls in Grass Lawn. A GPS unit was among items taken.

Warrant: At 2:04 a.m., officers arrested a male for criminal traffic violations and warrants in the 2400 block of 148th Avenue Northeast in Overlake.

Friday, Feb. 21

DUI: Redmond police arrested a man at 10:32 p.m. for driving under the influence downtown.

Domestic violence: Redmond police arrested a woman at 7:05 p.m. for domestic violence in the 5000 block of 162nd Avenue Northeast in Overlake.

Vehicle prowl: The victim's vehicle in the 10900 block of Avondale Road on Education Hill was broken into sometime during the last week. A GPS and a small amount of change was taken from its interior.

Vandalism: At 9:50 a.m., a woman from Grass Lawn reported that she suspects her ex-husband slashed two tires on her vehicle in an attempt to intimidate her.

Attempted mail theft: At 8:49 a.m., a resident located her neighbor's unopened mail on a walking trail on Education Hill. The mail was returned to the owner.

Vandalism: A vehicle parked along the shoulder of road in the 4200 block of West Lake Sammamish Parkway in Overlake. The left driver side window was shattered. There was no entry or loss.

Thursday, Feb. 20

You've got no mail: Redmond police took a report of mail theft at 3:39 p.m. from the 17700 block of Northeast 24th Street in Overlake.

Stolen vehicle recovery: At 12:18 p.m., a rental car that was never returned was reported stolen in January. It was recovered in the area of the rental facility in the 14700 block of Northeast 91st Street in Grass Lawn.

Vehicle prowl: It was reported at 9:20 a.m. that unknown suspect(s) entered the victim's unlocked vehicle in the 13400 block of Northeast 83rd Street in Grass Lawn and stole his wallet containing cash and credit cards out of the center console.

Weapons offense: At 6:55 a.m., Redmond officers investigated a handgun that was left on a bus.

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