Police News Updated 9-27-16
On September 9 at approximately 2:28 a.m. 28900 234th Ave. SE, officers received a call regarding a vehicle alarm. It was advised that a subject called 911 to report that a vehicle alarm was being activated in the area. The same subject, who called 911, called back one minute later to report that the alarm had stopped and requested that the police not respond.
On September 5 at approximately 10:04 p.m. on the 30200 block 224th Ave. SE, officers were dispatched in reference to a noise complaint. The reporting party called to advise that there were people talking loudly and possibly having a drinking party. Officers arrived and found that it was a family reunion, and they agreed to keep the noise down.
On September 4 at approximately 11:25 p.m. on the 29000 block of 216th Ave. SE, officers were dispatched in reference to a suspicious circumstance. Dispatch was advising that the witness reported a vehicle that had been speeding and driving with no lights as well as stated that the occupants had knocked on the neighbor’s door previously causing a disturbance. Officers determined that this was a King County detail, and that the reporting party was calling while following the involved vehicle. The detail was transferred to King County dispatch.
On September 5 at 2:22 p.m. on the 16700 block of SE 272nd St., a vehicle was observed with a cracked windshield along with a broken taillight. Upon contact, the male driver could not provide any identification. Check of the male revealed he had a suspended license. While preparing to impound the vehicle, officers were notified that a male fitting the male’s description was observed stealing merchandise from a business. The male admitted stealing items from the business. Search of the male revealed drug paraphernalia. The male stated that he needed to feed his kids. Video showed the male exiting the business without paying for the items he had taken. The male received a Trespass Warning Letter and was booked into SCORE (South Correctional Entity) for investigation of Driving While License Suspended, 3rd degree and Drug Paraphernalia. He was further cited for a defective windshield, broke taillight and not having any insurance.
On September 5 at midnight on the 17200 block of Kent Kangley Rd., a driver was observed pulling into a business parking lot and parking in front of a closed business. After being observed for a short time, the female driver and male passenger were contacted in the vehicle. With signs of heavy intoxication, the two stated they were waiting for a friend to pick the female up. The officer left the parking lot; however, a short time later the female driver was observed exiting the parking lot, exceeding the speed limit, and nearly causing a collision together with other improper driving actions. Upon contact, the female gave a portable breath test of .217. Check of the female revealed she had a suspended license in the 1st degree with five previous Driving While Intoxicated convictions. The female was booked into King County Jail for investigation of Felony DUI.
On August 24 at 5:15 p.m. on the 17000 block of SE 272nd St., a male was observed entering a business with a backpack and then going to the Health/Beauty section. While there, he concealed various soaps, lotions, toothpaste, and deodorants before exiting the business without attempting to pay for the items. The male was contacted and admitted to stealing the items. He was given a Trespass Warning Letter. The male was released pending filing of charges for Theft, 3rd degree.
On September 10 between 2 p.m. and 8 a.m. of September 12 on the 27800 block of Retreat-Kanasket Dr. SE, a vehicle that had been left in a parking lot for a couple of day was reported as stolen. Upon contact, it was learned that a recovered stolen vehicle on the property might have been related to the theft of the vehicle left parked in the parking lot.
On September 10 at 1:17 p.m. in the area of SE Petrovitsky Rd. and 140th Ave. SE, after running the license plate of a vehicle in a business parking lot, it was learned that the registered owner had a suspended license. The male was contacted and booked into SCORE for his warrant.
On September 9 at 10 p.m. on the 16100 block of 138th Ave. SE, a resident heard a crack sound coming from a window. Upon inspection, a one inch hole was located in the window. A small copper colored ball bearing was located on the inside of the window sill.
On September 3 at 2:15 a.m. on the 18000 block of SE Wax Re., deputies were dispatched to a collision/hit and run investigation. During the investigation, it was learned a driver hit a power pole and then left the scene. The female driver was located, her vehicle impounded, and she processed for DUI. After giving a breath test of .068, the female was released pending filing of charges for DUI and Hit & Run, Unoccupied.
On September 2 at 7:45 a.m. on the 13600 block of SE 208th, someone broke out a vehicle window while the owner was parked at a trail head.
On September 1 at 5:43 p.m. on the 14400 block of SE Petrovitsky Rd., deputies went to the residence of a warrant suspect regarding Domestic Violence-Felony Harassment and Domestic Violence-Assault, 4th Degree. The male was located and booked into King County Jail for his warrant.
On September 9 between 10 a.m. and 8 a.m. on the 25700 block of Lake Wilderness Country Club Dr., an officer was contacted concerning a vehicle prowl. Items stolen from the unlocked vehicle included tools and CDs.
On September 9 at 4 a.m. on the 23000 block of SE 283rd Pl., someone broke into a work vehicle. A witness woke the resident up letting the resident know that someone had broken into the vehicle. The witness stated of hearing a pop sound and then observed a pickup truck that had been backed up to the rear doors of the vehicle. Tools were found in the roadway as well as the back door lock to the vehicle had been pried off. Missing tools included compressor and saw.
On September 4 at 1:20 p.m. o the 21600 block of Kent Kangley Rd., during a traffic stop, the male driver misled an officer while identifying himself. The female passenger also refused to assist in identifying the male driver. The male was identified via finger print scanner. Several warrants were identified including Department of Corrections Escape; Failing to Appear for Theft, 3rd degree; and Obstructing a Public Official. The male was booked into SCORE for his warrants.
SCORE – South Correctional Entity
VUCSA – Violation of the Uniform Controlled Substance Act
VUFA – Violation Uniform Firearms Act
NOVOL – No Valid Operator’s License
NOI – Notice of Infraction
NCO – No Contact Order
DRE – Drug Recognition Expert
TMVWOP – Taking Motor Vehicle Without Permission
HBD – Had Been Drinking
CPL – Concealed Pistol License