Teen snatches booze, garbage diver, lost and drunk: Snoqualmie Valley police blotter

Police agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following:

North Bend Sheriff’s Substation

Wednesday, Sept. 19

Library theft: At 2:26 p.m., staff at the North Bend Library reported a theft from the building. The value of the items stolen was estimated at less than $250.

Saturday, Sept. 15

Disturbance: At 2:13 a.m., police were called to the 1300 block of 424th Avenue Southeast/Maloney Grove Road for a disturbance. The officer calmed down a family dispute between two drunken subjects.

Friday, Sept. 14

Alcohol theft: At 10:02 p.m., a business in the 400 block of East North Bend Way reported the theft of alcoholic products. The officer responded and detained a juvenile, who’d stolen the items.

Threats: At 11:26 a.m., an administrator for a facility in the 200 block of Cedar Avenue South, called police about threats made against the facility. The suspect specifically threatened one resident by name.

Snoqualmie Police Department

Wednesday, Sept. 19

Turning in: At 6:59 p.m., police received a call from a subject who said he wanted to turn himself in for a felony arrest warrant. The suspect surrendered  at Southeast O’Neil Street and Autumn Avenue Southeast. The officer then transferred custody to a sheriff’s deputy.

Tuesday, Sept. 18

Car prowl, fraud: At 8:09 a.m., police received a report of a vehicle prowl in the 8300 block of Doone Avenue Southeast. The victim said she’d parked her vehicle around 8 p.m. the previous night, and left the doors unlocked. A thief had stolen her purse and wallet, a checkbook, cash, and several credit cards, and at 10:01 p.m., had attempted to use the card at an Issaquah gas station. Issaquah police will check the security video at the station to identify the suspect.

Early bird: At 5:57 a.m., a caller in the 7800 block of Pickering Court Southeast called to complain about a man who was rummaging through the building’s dumpster. An officer responded and told the suspect to leave, which he did.

Friday, Sept. 14

Too slow: At 1:22 a.m., an officer on patrol saw a vehicle traveling westbound on Southeast Jacobia Street, at about 10 mph, with its high-beams on. The posted limit was 25 mph. The officer pulled over the driver, who said he was looking for McBane Street and asked the officer for directions repetitively. The driver had a suspended license, smelled of intoxicants and was acting strangely. He was arrested for driving under the influence.


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