Attempted sock theft; stroller bandit; Intoxicated wife search; Weekly Snoqualmie Valley police, fire calls

Snoqualmie Fire Dept.

Tuesday, Nov. 13

Diesel smell: Snoqualmie Firefighters responded to the downtown Falls Pharmacy for an odor of diesel in the building.  It was determined that the furnace caused the smell.

Semi fire: Snoqualmie Firefighters assisted units from Eastside Fire & Rescue and Maple Valley at a tractor trailer fire on Highway 18 and the Tiger Mountain summit.

Sunday, Nov. 11

Overdose: Snoqualmie Firefighters, along with Bellevue Paramedics, responded to a residence downtown for a 24-year-old man with a heroin overdose.  The medics transported the man to the hospital.

Fall: Snoqualmie firefighters responded to the Snoqualmie Casino for a woman who had fallen earlier in the day and now needed a medical evaluation.

Thursday, Nov. 8

Seizure: Snoqualmie EMTs responded to a patient who had a seizure at a business in the Snoqualmie Ridge area.

Pain: Snoqualmie EMTs and Bellevue Paramedics responded to Snoqualmie Casino for a woman who was having chest pain.

Fall City Fire District

Wednesday, Nov. 14

Breathing problem: At 1:07 a.m., firefighters responded to a 42-year-old man who was experiencing shortness of breath. The man was also seen by a paramedic unit from Bellevue Fire. He was treated and refused transport.

Nose bleed: At 2:02 p.m., firefighters responded to a 71-year-old woman who had a nose bleed. She was treated and transported to a hospital by the Fall City Fire aid car.

No burn: At 3:29 p.m., firefighters responded to a burn complaint. No burn was found.

Tuesday, Nov. 13

Weakness: At 8:02 p.m., firefighters responded to a 65-year-old woman who was experiencing weakness. She was treated and transported to a hospital by private ambulance.

Thursday, Nov. 8

Medical issue: At 8:19 a.m., firefighters responded to a 78-year-old woman who was unresponsive. She was also seen by a paramedic unit from Bellevue Fire, and was treated and transported to a hospital by the medic unit.

Lethargy: At 10:41 a.m., firefighters responded to a 61-year-old woman who was feeling lethargic. She was treated and transported to a hospital by private ambulance.

North Bend Sheriff's Substation

Wednesday, Nov. 14

No-breaking and entering: At 9:04 a.m., police received a burglary report from a business in the 400 block of Southwest Mount Si Boulevard. The business owner said he'd arrived at the store at 9 a.m. and saw that several items had been stolen. The thief gained entry by removing a front window from its frame, without breaking the window.

Tuesday, Nov. 13

Drug activity: At 4:43 p.m., police were called to the 100 block of East Fourth Street to remove subjects from a property. The subjects were suspected of narcotics activity.

Friday, Nov. 9

Vandalism: At 9:24 p.m., police were called to the 400 block of East North Bend Way for a vandalism report. The victim's car was parked in a parking lot, and someone had keyed the car, thrown ketchup all over it, and took off the windshield wipers.

Repeat offender: At 12:41 p.m., a business manager in the 400 block of Southwest Mount Si Boulevard called police twice about having the same person removed from his store. The first call was about a suspected theft of wine, and police could not locate the suspect. The second call was made after the suspect came back to the store, intoxicated, and attempted to steal some socks.

Snoqualmie Police Department

Wednesday, Nov. 14

Theft from stroller: At 1:14 p.m., a woman called police to report a theft from her baby stroller, when she was in the 7800 block of Center Boulevard Southeast. She said an unknown man took her cell phone from her stroller, then left the area in a 90's model dark-colored Ford Explorer.

Mail theft: At 12:37 p.m., a caller in the 8000 block of Railroad Avenue Southeast told police a man with a ponytail, wearing a purple sweatshirt, was going through several mailboxes and stealing mail. Police did not locate the suspect.

Monday, Nov. 12

Vandalism: At 1:26 p.m., a city parks employee reported that someone had driven a vehicle through the baseball field at Stellar Park, leaving several hundred feet of tire tracks on the field. He believed the damage, estimated at $1,000, had been done between 7 p.m. the previous day and 7 a.m.

Friday, November 9

Looking for wife: At 4:03 p.m., an officer saw a vehicle driving erratically, and stopped it. The driver appeared intoxicated and admitted to having "a couple" drinks, but said he was looking for his wife who'd gone for a walk and hadn't returned. The driver eventually agreed to take a sobriety test, and was arrested and jailed for driving under the influence.


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