Suspect arrested for DUI, nearly four times legal limit | Police blotter

The Redmond police blotter for Sept. 24 through 26, courtesy of the RPD blog.

Wednesday, Sept. 26

10:30 – Vehicle Prowl: A woman reported a suitcase and personal documents were stolen out of her unlocked vehicle while it was parked at her gym on the 7900 block of 178th Place Northeast.

3:43 a.m. – Burglary: Redmond police investigated a burglary at a local electronics store on the 8900 block of 161st Avenue Northeast. The unknown suspects apparently smashed the glass door open with a cinder block. It wasn’t immediately clear what, if anything, had been stolen.

Tuesday, Sept. 25

6 a.m. – Vehicle Prowl: Two vehicles were prowled sometime overnight and had money and electronics stolen from inside on the 17200 block of Northeast 85th Place. There was no sign of forced entry on either vehicle.

10:02 a.m. – Fraud: A woman reported that more than $2000 had been fraudulently wired out of her bank account. There was no immediate suspect information available.

Monday, Sept. 24

8:21 a.m. – Vehicle Theft: Police investigated the theft of a vehicle from a Redmond apartment parking lot on the 17100 block of Northeast 80th Street. The car was recovered parked in Seattle the following week. No suspects have been arrested.

4:32 p.m. – Arrest: Police arrested a 59-year-old man on suspicion of DUI after he was seen driving erratically and crashing into another vehicle at a stop light near the corner of East Lake Sammamish Parkway and 180th Ave. Northeast. In addition to other evidence that the suspect was under the influence, medical personnel reported his blood alcohol level was almost four times the legal limit.

9:17 p.m. – Vehicle Prowl: Police investigated a car prowl after the victim found her vehicle window had been smashed with a fire extinguisher and her luggage had been stolen on the 2700 block of 152nd Ave. Northeast. Evidence gathered at the scene is being processed.