Shoplifter manages to wear three pairs of stolen jeans over his own pants | Police Blotter for April 26-May 2

Tuesday, May 2

Drugs offense: Redmond police took a drugs-offense report at 10:49 a.m. in the 10700 block of Willows Road. Staff at a business located a small amount of marijuana and a glass pipe. They turned the items over to an officer, who submitted them for destruction.

Monday, May 1

Shoplifting: Redmond police took a shoplifting report at 6:36 p.m. in the 2200 block of 148th Avenue Northeast. Retail employees called officers after they observed a subject enter a fitting room with several pairs of jeans and then exit the store without paying for the items. Officers located the suspect nearby and noted that he was wearing three pairs of new jeans under his own pants. He was subsequently arrested for misdemeanor theft.

Sunday April 30

Theft: Redmond police took a report of a theft from a motor vehicle at 10:05 a.m. in the 14400 block of Northeast 61st Street. A resident found that his vehicle had been broken into overnight while it was parked in the driveway. An officer documented the theft of sunglasses and a small amount of cash. No suspect information exists.

Saturday, April 29

Fraud: Redmond police took a fraud report at 11:01 p.m. in the 11300 block of 161st Court Northeast. A citizen called police after being informed by his bank that an unknown person attempted to use his credit card number to order pizza in Pierce County. Video from the pizzeria is being reviewed to identify a suspect.

Friday, April 28

Assault: Redmond police took an assault report at 8:57 p.m. in the 2500 block of 152nd Avenue Northeast. No further information was available at press time.

Shoplifting: Redmond police took a shoplifting report at 7:33 p.m. in the 17900 block of Redmond Way. The suspect attempted to steal alcohol from a store and was found a short distance away. He was arrested for misdemeanor theft.

Thursday, April 27

Theft: Redmond police took a report of a theft from a building at 1:32 p.m. in the 18800 block of Northeast 116th Street. Officers investigated the overnight burglary of a storage shed. Several pieces of equipment were taken, and the case is under investigation.

Wednesday, April 26

Trespassing: Redmond police took a criminal-trespassing report at 8:59 p.m. in the 15900 block of Northeast 85th Street. Officers served a trespass warning letter on a subject who is no longer welcome at the library by its management. The letter prohibits the individual from being on the property for one year.

Robbery: Redmond police took a robbery report at 4:44 p.m. in the 15300 block of Northeast 24th Street. Loss-prevention staff at a business called police after detaining a suspected shoplifter. While being contacted by the loss-prevention staff, the suspect allegedly punched a staff member in the face. Officers arrived and arrested the suspect. Felony charges are pending.