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Driving while high, Mini-bikes flee; About those brass knuckles...: Weekly Snoqualmie Valley police, fire calls
Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:
North Bend Sheriff’s Substation
Wednesday, Sept. 12
Shoplift arrest: At 5:56 p.m., police were called to the 400 block of Southwest Mount Si Boulevard for a shoplifting report. The suspect was apprehended and arrested on another warrant.
Theft: At 2 p.m., a business in the 200 block of Cedar Avenue South reported that someone walked into the secured building and stole some money. The theft of less than $250 was considered larceny.
Tuesday, Sept. 11
Go away: At 11 a.m., a couple contacted police about a suspicious incident on the trail near the North Bend wastewater treatment plant, at Bendigo Boulevard North and Northwest 8th Avenue, the previous night. They said they’d been walking on the trail toward a fishing spot around 6:30 p.m., when two people, both wearing large knives on their belts, told them not to come back to the area.
Saturday, Sept. 8
Concealed weapon: At 5:56 p.m., a deputy responded to a disturbance in the 700 block of Southwest Mount Si Boulevard. A restaurant employee reportedly had gone out to his car and discovered his wallet was stolen. He then came back into the business, yelling about his stolen wallet and displaying brass knuckles. The next day, police were on stand-by while the employee was fired for having a dangerous weapon on the premises.
Snoqualmie Police Dept.
Monday, Sept. 10
Suspended license: At 7:18 p.m., an officer pulled into a parking lot in the 9000 block of Railroad Avenue Southeast, and saw a woman known to have a suspended license in the driver’s seat of a parked vehicle. After a man got into the passenger seat, the woman drove off. The officer followed her and arrested her.
No light, no license: At 6:36 a.m., an officer patrolling Railroad Avenue Southeast stopped a vehicle at Southeast Northern Street, for not having a working license plate light. The driver said his license was suspended, but hadn’t been suspended for long. He was arrested and booked into the Issaquah Jail.
Friday, Sept. 7
Truck towed: At 4:35 a.m., police received a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 39100 block of Southeast Epsilon Street. The truck was parked facing the wrong direction, and sticking out about two feet into the roadway. The caller said two men had left the vehicle and thought the behavior was suspicious. Since the truck was in a high-traffic area near the high school and directly in front of a daycare, the officer had the vehicle towed.
DUI Assist: At 12:48 a.m., police took over from a Sheriff’s deputy who’d stopped a vehicle on Snoqualmie Parkway Southeast at Southeast Swenson Drive. The vehicle had been driven erratically, and the driver said she’d had a few drinks with dinner and was lost, trying to find a friend’s house in Snoqualmie. After several field sobriety tests and a breath test, she was arrested for driving under the influence, and booked into the Issaquah Jail.
Carnation Police Dept.
Friday, Sept. 14
Driving high: At 1:50 a.m., an officer on patrol stopped a vehicle at Northeast 77th Street and Carnation-Duvall Road Northeast, for having expired license tabs. The officer smelled burnt marijuana from inside the car, and eventually arrested the driver for driving under the influence. A marijuana pipe was found in the vehicle.
Thursday, Sept. 13
Mini bikes: At 10:39 p.m., an officer on patrol in the 4900 block of Tolt Avenue noticed two people riding mini bikes down the street, with no headlights or taillights. The officer attempted to contact the two, but they fled before the officer could identify the riders or the bikes.
Fall City Fire District
Wednesday, Sept. 5
Structure fire: At 8:04 a.m., firefighters responded to a reported structure fire in the North Bend area. The Fall City engine was cancelled prior to arrival.
Heart issue: At 3:11 p.m., EMTs responded to assist a patient said to be in cardiac arrest. On arrival, the EMTs found the patient in cardiac arrest and performed CPR. The patient was later transported to an area hospital via Bellevue Medics.
Tuesday, Sept. 4
Ditched car: At 4:46 a.m., EMTs responded to investigate a reported vehicle into a ditch with an occupant trapped. On arrival, one patient was found with minor injuries. The patient was evaluated and then transported to an area hospital.
Monday, Sept. 3
Grass fire: At 10:09 a.m., firefighters responded to a reported grass fire along Redmond Fall City Road. No fire was found.
Burn complaint: At 2:50 p.m., firefighters responded to investigate a reported burn complaint. A small burn pile was found on arrival. The resident was reminded of a current county wide burn ban and the fire was extinguished.
Car vs. walker: At 4:05 p.m., EMTs responded to a reported car vs. pedestrian vehicle accident. One patient was evaluated and transported to an area hospital with minor injuries.
Brush fire: 4:47 p.m., firefighters responded to a reported brush fire along interstate 90 in North Bend. The Fall City engine crew assisted with extinguishment.
Car accident: At 7:22 p.m., EMTs responded to a reported two car motor vehicle accident. On arrival the accident was found to be non injury.
Saturday, Sept. 1
Burn complaint: At 7:37 a.m., firefighters responded to investigate a reported burn complaint. A small burn pile was found on arrival. The resident was reminded of a current county wide burn ban and the fire was extinguished.
Friday, Aug. 31
Medical issue: At 8:58 p.m., EMTs responded to assist a patient experiencing confusion. The patient was evaluated and transported to an area hospital via Fall City aid car.
Thursday, Aug. 30
Burn complaint: At 5:21 p.m., firefighters responded to investigate a reported burn complaint. A small burn pile was found on arrival. The resident was reminded of a current county wide burn ban and the fire was extinguished.
Another burn complaint: At 6:56 p.m., firefighters responded to investigate a reported burn complaint. A legal recreational fire was found on arrival. The homeowner extinguished the fire.
Choking: At 9:22 p.m., EMTs responded to assist a possible choking patient. The Fall City aid car was cancelled prior to arrival by Snoqualmie Fire Dept.
Medical emergency: At 10 p.m., EMTs responded to assist an adult female experiencing a medical emergency. The Fall City aid car was cancelled prior to arrival by Snoqualmie Fire Dept.