Sabotaged car, sober crowd, eager speeder: Weekly Snoqualmie Valley police, fire calls

The Valley's police and fire agencies responded to the following over the past week:

North Bend Sheriff’s Substation

Thursday, Oct. 18

Car prowl: At 4:51 p.m., a caller reported a theft from his vehicle, parked at a business in the 400 block of Southwest Mount Si Boulevard. Someone had smashed the passenger-side window to gain access to the vehicle.

Tuesday, Oct. 16

Mail theft: At 9:20 a.m., a resident in the 800 block of Snoqualm Place reported some of his outgoing mail had been stolen, between 1 and 4 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 15. This was one of four mail thefts reported since Oct. 12, all in the same block. Several residents were notified by the post office that they had been victims of mail theft, which was discovered when mail carriers and other customers found discarded mail on the ground.

Monday, Oct. 15

Vehicle sabotaged: At 4:36 p.m., a caller in the 45500 block of Southeast North Bend Way reported damage to his vehicle, parked in his driveway. Someone used a sharp tool to cut the gas and brake lines on the vehicle.

Snoqualmie Police Dept.

Monday, Oct. 15

Sober crowd: At 1:55 a.m., dispatch received a 911 hangup from a business in the 38600 block of Southeast King Street. An officer investigated and found a large group of patrons who had confronted an intoxicated man trying to drive away from the business. They pulled him from the vehicle, and he left on foot before the officer arrived.

Saturday, Oct. 13

Too expensive: At 10:30 p.m., an officer patrolling Snoqualmie Parkway stopped a vehicle for speeding at Southeast 96th Street. The driver said his license was suspended, and he was only driving to earn the money to pay his fines. He was supposed to have an ignition interlock device, but said he couldn’t afford to have it installed.

Friday, Oct. 12

The sign says Stop: At 3:20 p.m., an officer was called to a non-injury accident at Douglas Avenue Southeast and Southeast Muir Street. A vehicle slid into a stop sign.

Carnation Police Dept.

Wednesday, Oct. 17

Tool theft: At 10:48 a.m., a caller in the 31700 block of West Rutherford Street reported a theft. Some time the previous evening, someone had stolen the lawnmower and some small power tools that were in her back yard.

Friday, Oct. 12

Speeding: At 11:09 p.m., an officer on patrol stopped a vehicle for speeding in the 3300 block of Tolt Avenue. The driver had a suspended license, and a warrant, so the officer arrested her.

Fall City Fire District

Wednesday, Oct. 17

Aid call: At 1:38 a.m., firefighters responded to an aid call. One person was treated and transported to a local hospital in an ambulance.

Sparking wires: At 9:21 a.m., firefighters responded to wires sparking. Firefighters notified Puget Sound Energy.

Aid call: At 8:16 p.m., firefighters responded with Bellevue paramedics to an aid call. One patient was transported to a local hospital.

Tuesday, Oct. 16

Elk crash: At 8:36 p.m., Fall City firefighters responded to a motor vehicle crash involving an elk. The driver was not injured.

Aid call: At 11:34 p.m., firefighters responded to an aid call. One patient was treated and transported to a local hospital.

Monday, Oct. 15

Breath: At 3:57 a.m., firefighters and Bellevue paramedics responded to help a person who was short of breath.

Sunday, Oct. 14

Car fire: At 9:28 a.m., firefighters responded to a car fire. The fire was extinguished by a bystander.


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