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Officers investigate two burglaries downtown | Police blotter for April 28-29

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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.

Tuesday, April 29

Suspicious circumstance: At 4 a.m., Redmond police observed suspicious activity from the 8500 block of 154th Avenue Northeast in Grass Lawn.

Vehicle prowl: Officers responded to a reported car prowl in progress at 3:08 a.m. from the 17100 block of Northeast 40th Court in Overlake.

Monday, April 28

Burglaries: Officers responded to two burglary reports. The first came at 11:05 a.m. when unknown suspect(s) entered a store in the 17100 block of Redmond Way downtown and stole money from the cash registers and safe. The investigation is ongoing. At 5:46 p.m., Redmond police investigated a burglary at an apartment complex in the 16000 block of Cleveland Street downtown.

Vehicle prowls: Officers responded to three vehicle prowl reports in Grass Lawn. Fraud: Redmond police took two reports of fraudulent tax returns. The first came at 11:30 a.m. from Education Hill. The second came at 3 p.m. from Overlake.

Forgery: A resident in the 10000 block of 169th Avenue Northeast on Education Hill had a check stolen from his mailbox. It was subsequently washed and an attempt was made to cash it in Kent.

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